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I want to copy all my files in my new laptop

Explorer | Level 3

Hi, my new laptop has 1TB but is arranged as C drive 101GB and D (data) 931GB. 

I want to copy all my Dropbox files to this laptop so that I can access anything even without a network connection. Dropbox wants to put everything in on the C drive which is not big enough. 

Can I just move all of the Dropbox folders to D? If not, how do I get round this? 



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Re: new laptop

Super User

Hey @janeludgate, you can move the Dropbox folder from default C drive location to D drive using following steps. 

1. Click the Dropbox icon in your taskbar tray > select the gear icon > choose preferences: 


2. Go to sync tab, click Move and choose D drive location 


More information here -


Re: new laptop

Explorer | Level 3

Thank you!!

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