Dropbox for Pc

  • Category: Productivity
  • Last Updated: 2018-09-12
  • Current version: 112.2
  • File size: 216.94 MB
  • Developer: Dropbox
  • Compatibility: Requires Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10

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Downloading and installing Dropbox on your Windows PC

Download Dropbox for Windows: Dropbox is an Productivity App, developed by Dropbox. The Productivity App was officially released 2009-09-29. Today, it has gone through many interations by the developers - Dropbox, with the latest current version being 112.2 which was officially released on 2018-09-12. As a testament to the app's popularity or lack thereof, it has gathered a total of 72,402 Reviews on the App Store alone, with an average user rating of 4 out of a possible 5.

Using Dropbox on your Windows computer is actually very easy but if you are new to this process, you will definitely need to pay attention to the steps listed below. This is because you will need to download and install a Desktop App emulator for your computer. We will help you download and install Dropbox on your computer in 4 simple steps below:

1: Download an Andriod Software emulator for Windows

The importance of the emulator is that it emulates or immitates an android environment on your computer, making it super easy to install and run android apps from the comfort of your PC without buying a phone that runs android. Who says you cannot enjoy both worlds? To begin, you can download such an emulator app made by too top dogs in the space.
A. Nox App . OR
B. Bluestacks App .
Personally, I recommend the "B" option as Bluestacks is very popular so if you run into any trobles using it, you can find good solutions on Google or Bing (lol). 

2: Now Install the Software Emulator on your Windows PC

If you successfully downloaded the Bluestacks.exe or Nox.exe, go to your Downloads folder on your computer or anywhere you ususally store downloaded files.
Once you have find it, click it to install the application. It should start the installation process on your PC.
Click Next to accept the EULA License agreement.
Follow the on screen directives in order to install the application.
If you do the above correctly, the Software will be successfully installed.

3: How to Use Dropbox for Windows PC - Windows 7/8 / 8.1 / 10

Now, open the Emulator application you have installed and locate the search bar. Now type Dropbox in the search bar and hit Search. You will easily see the app. Click on Dropbox application icon. A window of Dropbox will open and it will display the app in your Emulator Software. Hit the Install button and your application will start downloading. Now we are all done.
Next, you will see the "All Apps" icon.
Click on it and it will take you to a page containing all your installed applications.
You should see the Dropbox icon. Click on it and start using the application.

Hope it was not too difficult? If you have any further inquiries, contact me through the "Contact" link at the bottom of this page so I could help You. Have a nice day!

About Dropbox

Developer Description

Dropbox is a creative collaboration space designed to reduce busywork, bring your files together in one central place, and safely sync them across all your devices—so you can access them anytime, anywhere. And sending large files is easy, even to people who don’t have a Dropbox account. Features like the doc scanner, shared folders, offline access, and more make collaborating with others simple. Features: • Work on files with others through shared folders • Use the doc scanner to turn receipts, whiteboards, and notes into PDFs • Comment on files to share feedback with your team • Sync, share, and edit Word, Excel, and PowerPoint files We'd love to hear from you! Join the Dropbox community: www.dropboxforum.com We offer a free 30-day trial and in-app purchases for Dropbox Plus. Existing Dropbox Plus customers can also upgrade to Dropbox Professional. Both plans include 2 TB of storage and so much more. The amount will be charged to your iTunes account and will vary by plan and country. You’ll see the total price before completing payment. Dropbox subscriptions purchased in-app renew monthly or yearly depending on your plan. Plan pricing may vary by country. To avoid renewal, you must turn off auto-renew at least 24 hours before your subscription ends. You can turn off auto-renew at any time from your iTunes account settings. Dropbox also offers one-month trials for monthly subscriptions. Terms of Service: https://www.dropbox.com/pricing_terms Privacy Policy: https://www.dropbox.com/privacy

App Reviews

  • Did something change in the past 2 weeks?!

    By 35madscientist
    I looked up Dropbox and the only reason I installed it (on my iPad) was so I could have a very little bit of space for the brushes I was going to upload to Procreate. Not much space at all. That was an option I could choose and not pay anything for it. I would NEVER have downloaded the app if I was going to be charged at any time. I *don’t* do subscriptions. I knew the amount of space was really small, but so was the amount my brushes needed. I then see $99 on my credit card statement! I knew the amount seemed odd. I see people reviewing it saying $75 is too much...NONE of this was on there before I downloaded it. I looked at everything. I chose to use the free version that had very limited options. It did not say this was a trial and would change. I don’t want this and I would really appreciate it if you would refund that $99. I don’t buy apps or subscriptions like that for a reason! What’s written now is different than when I downloaded the app. Again, I never would have downloaded it. Please, please refund my money!
  • Too much money for notta lotta “service”

    By The Notorious t.i.g
    After the recent update, DropBox stopped working properly for camera-roll upload on my iPad. Their solution? Remove the app, forget the network, fully restart the iPad, re-connect to the network, and re-install the app. Seriously? Good thing I have nothing else to do ... oh, wait. Basement flooded. So yeah, I have something else to do that's rather urgent. Good news is that yes, this did in fact resolve the issue, but really, I have other things to do in my life than reset apps with updates that fail. Especially when paying $75/month for the business version. For $75 a month I expect a MUCH better UI, amazing support, in-file search (not just the file titles), and so much more. Instead, we get the un/re-install merry-go-round, an ok UI, low-availability support (US normal business hours only), and an amazingly klugey sync setup. Heaven help you if your Mac has an external drive. What happens when you get a new Mac? It downloads everything from Dropbox again, even though all I did was remove the USB plug from the old machine to the new. Good job, Dropbox. Well done. Now I gotta wait for 4T of data to re-synch. Their super awesome support response? Well, we told you external drives might not work as expected. I’m totally looking for another service. Seriously, $900 a year for this? I feel like an idiot for locking myself into this “service”.
  • It’s useful BUT...

    By Rhobson
    My main complaint is the “recents” tab. I *REALLY* hate that there’s no way to disable or at least clear it. I use my Dropbox for a variety of files, from scanned docs to my pets photos, and sometimes opening the app to see a bunch of scanned bills when I just want to show my cat to an acquaintance can be frustrating, to say the least. BTW, the iCloud disaster should’ve reached everyone to not store nud3s in the “cloud”... 😂😂 With that said, Dropbox is useful. There’s little to discuss in this matter. BUT - and there’s always a BUT - use it with an extra layer of conscience. The “cloud” is just another person’s computer, after all. Don’t store your most private information there, especially in clear text or without any kind of cryptography. Think in-depth security, even though DropBox “promises” not to peek at your stored information, nothing really guarantees that someone will be able to access your info there.
  • Okay...

    By SwordInTheLight
    Hello, I just wanted to say that Dropbox is actually a really great place to store Office files, sorry if I was harsh earlier. I wouldn’t trust it with all of your files, because I’ve had a lot of issues with the iWork things and all that. The app itself works fine this way. Just wanted to say that. Suggestions: -Maybe we can do a one-time payment for a little extra storage? Like pay $1 for 2 extra gigs. I would definitely pay a few dollars for that. -Support for Apple files. As I’m writing this, there’s no way to edit Pages/Numbers/Keynote files from Dropbox. I use Pages a lot and so do a lot of other people, so you need to add support for those. -Once, I opened the Dropbox app and found that it wouldn’t let me create any Office files. (Like when I clicked “new file,” the option for creating Office files wasn’t there.) I signed out of Dropbox and tried to sign back in, but it said “there was an error” when I tried to sign in even though I got the sign-in info correct! This wasn’t a huge deal since I was able to log back in a half hour later with the create files feature back, but you might want to make sure it doesn’t happen again. -PowerPoint files take FOREVER to load up! (At least for me they do.) Please make it quicker. Thank you for reading!!!
  • Five stars for completely disappointing me!!

    By keilaa.17
    I’ve had this app for a while now. They promise to keep all your pictures safe “NO MATTER WHAT” which is all a lie! Let’s say u lose access to the account for a bit so you are inactive with it. Well without them even asking for your permission, they decide to erase your account and all the pictures you saved with it!! I completely believed them like an idiot and deleted my pictures and gave it to them so they can “KEEP IT SAFE” and without even consulting me or thinking about the fact that I have important pictures and things I actually wanted them to keep safe, they just erase and pretend like nothing ever happened. I completely do not recommend this app!! PLEASE DO NOT DOWNLOAD IT!!! GET EVERALBUM OR EVEN GOOGLE PICTURES BUT DO NOT USE THIS!!!
  • Connect A computer

    By Hotshtuf
    Oh my gosh! I was having a difficult time logging in on my desktop - trying to remember my password and it wouldn’t let me in. I figured I’ll just continue to use the app on my phone, until I saw the “Connect A Computer” button. I pressed it and in a matter of seconds (I’d say less than 45secs) I was able to get into my account on my desktop computer. It was just three easy steps! I’ve been using Dropbox for almost 8 years and thought it was good but nothing outstanding enough to write a review until now. I just hate the little badge icon that appears on a document when saved in Dropbox. I hide it but it comes back... All good tho!
  • Review

    By big-prof
    The AI has deteriorated to the point that the uses has to guess the German gender of a word If you guess wrong no recourse the a few frames later same clue and same answers but previous answers wrong because they wanted the other gender. To me the crowns XP and gems do nothing and are useless. I will not use gems to buy health as this bypasses the learning in practice. The old habit of using practice to introduce new words or concepts continues. I tried using groups only to discover spent time getting right answer to get more XP‘s again bypassing learning. So dropped that. The apps AI used to allow for spelling errors but that feature has been lost. The practice section is useful but this section has a huge amount of repetition, which is a time waste to get a health. I have compared answers given in app with other translators and don’t get the apps results. I have used other translators results in app sometimes getting a correct sometimes getting a false. Therefore, not sure how much to trust the app and/or the other translator. Still sorting this issue out to determine trustworthiness of app or should it be dropped. For reference I only use the app with aids, not sure spending money for aid free buys me anything.
  • The one app I can’t live without

    By Kaiaim
    What can I say about an app that gives me access to everything I have from my cell phone- simple intuitive fail-free. The biggest tech mistake of my life was switching briefly to another service which lost my data and treated my like dirt when I asked for help. There are few things I’d like Dropbox to change but they aren’t specific to the app. The only app bug I’d like to see changed is the folder size limit which does not apply to desktop versions. it has been an inconvenience to break up one of my large folders, but still worth it to have my whole life with me anytime anywhere.
  • Great way to access cloud files

    By Jedidude
    Having this Dropbox App is a great way to have accessto your (Dropbox) cloud documents; specially since it integrates with the built in Files app. It's also a great way to upload things to your Dropbox account. Starting out with 2GB of free data is pretty silly in this day and age, but that describes the service, not the app. What I do find ridiculous about the app is that a simple feature like "Make available offline" is hidden behind a paywall. Really? I need to pay to maintain files on my device so I don't have to constantly use up your service's bandwidth whenever trying to open such files? Just ridiculous..
  • Please fix the problem

    By D.James.E
    I use Dropbox for numerous things online, both business related and personal. In all circumstances I need to be able to interact with people on shared documents and the most recent update has made that impossible for some reason on my iPad. I’m sure I’m not the only one with this problem so it should probably be fixed right away. If not people like me will have to find other programs to use. That aside, before the problem occurred Dropbox was my go to on all of my devices. I sincerely hope this problem gets fixed.