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I want to delete folders/files from Dropbox ONLY, but not from my PC, though when I command Dropbox to delete, the question which always appears in my screen is that those files will be removed from Dropbox PLUS in any other device (my PC). If I try to delete individual files from Drpbox, the file continues to be shown. What can I do?

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Re: delete folder from dropbox ONLY

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The message means that the files will be removed from your local Dropbox folder plus the Dropbox folders on any linked devices. It will not delete the files if they exist outside of the Dropbox folder.

If you want to remove files from Dropbox but not your computer, just move them out of the Dropbox folder to another location on your computer.

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