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DROPBOX, HOW TO GET AND USE ONE

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Go to “www.dropbox.com”

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Click here to download Dropbox

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Click here to save file in you computer

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Choose which folder would you like to save Dropbox into

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Hit the “Save” button

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Wait a few moment until download is complete

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Double click here once the download is finished

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Click “Run” button

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Click the “Install” button

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Wait for Dropbox to install

Click here if you already have a Dropbox account

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If not, create a Dropbox account first

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Click the “Next” button

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Enter required details to create an account

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Agree to the Terms of Service then hit the “Next” button

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You can pick from these if you’re willing to pay. 

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By default, 2GB is selected though

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Click “Next” button

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Select “Typical” and click “Install”

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Click “Next” to go through five a page tour

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Or click here to skip tour

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Click here to Finish installation

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Congratulations! You now have Dropbox! 

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To begin using your account you must open your email

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In your email, open the Dropbox message

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Click here to get started

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You can now begin with your Dropbox account!

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You can access Dropbox account by clicking this icon

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Click here to sign-in to Dropbox automatically

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Default browser will open instantly

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And you get automatically signed-in to your Dropbox account!

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Now let us learn how to upload a file in the Dropbox!

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To upload a file, click here

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Click here to choose files from your computer

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Let’s pick “Photo0088”

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Click “Open” to upload file

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Wait for Dropbox to upload the file

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Hit “Done” button to finish the upload

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The file is now in the Dropbox Account and Dropbox Folder. 

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Now how do you delete a file?

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Right click the file you intend to delete

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And click “Delete”

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Click “Delete” once this pop-up appear

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How to restore a deleted file?

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Click this to show deleted files

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The deleted file shall appear in the Dropbox

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Right-click on the deleted file

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And click “Restore”

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Click “Restore” ones this pop-up appears

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And the file is now restored in Dropbox

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You can also permanently delete a file, just click here

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Click “Permanently delete” button

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The file is now permanently deleted

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Now let’s create a new folder

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Click here to create a new folder

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Type the name of the folder here

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I named the new folder “Music”

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Press “Enter”

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We now have a the new folder in Dropbox

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Let’s learn how to share a folder

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Click here to share a folder

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Type here the name of your new folder to share

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I named the folder “Share me pls.”

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Hit the “Next” button

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Type here an existing Dropbox email account

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Click here to share folder

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The shared folder is now visible in Dropbox

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You can also share an existing folder, just click here

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Click “Next” button

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Input here whom you want to share the file to

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Click “Share folder”

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Let’s select Music folder and click it

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Hit the “Next” button

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Music folder is now a shared folder

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Here’s another method of uploading a file in your Dropbox

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Click the Dropbox icon

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Click here to open the Dropbox folder

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Dropbox folder is now open

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You can paste files directly in this folder

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Let’s copy and paste this file from the computer

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Right-click the file

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Click “Copy”

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Right-click into the dropbox folder

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Then click “Paste”

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The file is now pasted in the Dropbox folder

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And also in the Dropbox account

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This folder is also in sync with other computer with the same dropbox account

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All contents are identical once you open the Dropbox folder through another computer

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But you must download Dropbox with the same account into the other computer

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And both computers should be connected to the internet

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Hope you had fun learning Dropbox. 

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