Frequently Asked Question

How do I save Dropbox to my computer?
Last Updated 5 years ago

To learn more about saving Dropbox to your computer, go to Galen's Dropbox Saving Files and Folders Tutorial.

To save a single file from Dropbox onto your computer:
  • go to
  • locate the file or folder
  • then select the Menu button (three dots) on the right
  • select Download
To save all of your files from Dropbox onto your computer, complete the following steps off-campus (if possible):
  • Download the Dropbox Desktop Application onto the devices of your choice
  • Sync the folders and set up Smart and Selective Syncing per your departmental guidelines

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