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How can I move my files to an external hard disk?

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Is there any way to take all my files to external hard disk?

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Re: How can I move my files to an external hard disk?

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Hi there @Fouly
 
If you’re trying to move your Paper docs to an external hard drive, you can export them as .docx, .md, or .pdf. 
 
If you want to have your files and folders separately in an external storage and you have the desktop app installed, you can just copy-paste them from your Dropbox folder to the other location, since your Dropbox folder is just like any other folder on your computer, but with syncing capabilities. If you don’t have it installed, you can just download the content from the website as per this article
 
Finally, you can also move your Dropbox folder to another drive, but please bear in mind these notes before doing so. 
 
I hope this helped to some extent!

Lusil
Community Moderator @ Dropbox
https://dropbox.com/support


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