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Connecting Dropbox content can be downloaded directly to your Dropbox account.

Before proceeding make sure you have a free Dropbox account.

Linking Dropbox to your Account

Step 1: Authorize your Dropbox Account
On any product page, click the "Authorize Dropbox" button:

Alternatively, at the bottom of the My Account page, click Authorize Dropbox Account.

Step 2: Log into your Dropbox account
If you are already logged into Dropbox, a pop up box will ask you to confirm authorization:

Choose your Dropbox account to link to. That's it! Your Dropbox account is now linked.

Step 3: Downloading Directly to Dropbox
Now that your account is linked, the Authorize Dropbox button has now changed to Save To Dropbox:

When you click the Save To Dropbox button, your downloads will save to the /Dropbox/Apps/ folder on your linked Dropbox account.

Step 4: Changing the Default Download Location
If you wish to make Dropbox the default download location, go to the My Account page and select Dropbox from the dropdown box:

Make sure to click Save Changes to save your default download location.

Unlinking Dropbox

Step 1: My Account
On the My Account page, scroll down to the Default Download Location section

Step 2: Unlink Dropbox
Click the text Unlink Dropbox Account:

Note: "Unlink Dropbox Account" will change to "Authorize Dropbox Account"

Step 3: Save
Click on Save Changes to save the changes you have made.

Common Questions

Q: Is my information secure?

A: Yes. We connect with Dropbox, but neither party exchanges any confidential or sensitive information. Rest assured takes your security and personal information very seriously.

Q: What is the advantage of using Dropbox?

A: Dropbox allows you to store your content in the cloud and have your files accessible on any device connected to Dropbox. Also files are automatically unzipped for you.

Q: Can I download my files from Dropbox to my computer?

A: Yes! The best way to do so is to install the Dropbox app for Windows or Mac, that way the files are downloaded directly to your computer, without needing to unzip the file.

Q: Is Dropbox now the default download location?

A: In order to ensure that all files are downloaded to Dropbox by default you must select Dropbox as the Default Download Location.

Updated on: 18/10/2019

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