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How to Download and Install Dropbox on iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, mac


How to download and install Dropbox on iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch:

What is Dropbox:
Drop box can be called as a repository of your files. You can store your photos, videos or any other files. You can not only store your files, you can even share the files to your friends. The latest version of Drop box app available in the market is 3.4.2, updated by September 19, 2014. It supports various languages such as English, Deutsch, Danish, French, German, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Malay, Portuguese, Polish, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Swedish, Traditional Chinese, Thai and Ukrainian.

Drop box Compatibility for iPhone and iOS:

  • Requires iOS 7.0 or later.
  • Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
  • This app is specially optimized for iPhone 5.

Download and Install Dropbox on iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch:
Open the home screen of your device and tap on App Store icon. Navigate to App Store and search for Drop box app. Tap on the Drop box app from the search results. Tap on the free button beside the app name. A processing circle will be shown with installation status. Once the Drop box gets installed on your device, Open button will be shown in the place of free button. Tap on Open button to launch the Drop box app. You can download directly from App Store by following Download Dropbox from App Store.

Download and Install Dropbox on Mac, Macbook:
You can directly download Drop box for Mac from Dropbox Mac Download. Install it on your Mac or Mac book. Sign in to Drop box with your credentials. It will ask you to sync photos from drop box web site storage to your Mac or Mac book and vice versa. If you place photos in your local folder those photos will automatically uploads into drop box site. Internet should be enabled on Mac and Mac book to sync photos.

How does Dropbox app work:
Launch the Drop box app, tap on Sign In ‘>’ disclosure icon if you already have an account or tap on Create Account ‘>’ disclosure icon if you are a new user. Prove the details such as First Name, Last Name, Email and Password in order to create a new Drop box account.

Login to the Drop box account, you will be shown a list of documents available in your account under Files tab. Tap on the icon which is at top right corner of the Files tab. You will be provided with a list of options. Tap on Add Files to add new files to your account. If you want to create a new folder, tap on Create Folder from the list of options. Tap on Select to select the files. You can even arrange your files based on Date by tapping on Sort by Date. Tap anywhere on the screen, to hide the options. View the files with a single tap. Tap on your desired file to view them. You can, not only view them, you can even share or delete the files. You can search for the words in the document by tapping on the ‘Search’ icon in the footer; you can make it as favourite by tapping on the star icon.



You can have the option auto-uploading of your photos into Drop box by tapping on the Enable button which is at top right corner of the Photos tab.  You can view your favorite documents under Favorites tab.

You can even link a computer, by tapping on Link a Computer from Settings tab. You can upgrade you account by tapping on Upgrade Account. You can turn off/on the Camera Upload>’ disclosure icon. When you turn on this the photos and videos gets uploaded to the Camera Uploads folder. You can even set the passcode lock for your drop box app by turning on the Passcode Lock>’ disclosure icon. For any help, just tap on the Help >’ disclosure icon. You can also invite your friends with the Tell Friends about Drop box option. In order to sign out of the account, tap on Sign Out from Drop box button.

Originally posted 2014-10-19 17:33:45.