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Folder already on my dropbox cloud. How to copy that folder to dropbox folder on mac.

Folder already on my dropbox cloud. How to copy that folder to dropbox folder on mac.

martin_e_f
Explorer | Level 3

I am using selective sync. There is a folder on my dropbox cloud that is NOT sync to my dropbox folder on my mac. How can I get the folder and its contents to sync back to my mac dropbox folder?

Thanking you in anticipation.

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Re: Folder already on my dropbox cloud. How to copy that folder to dropbox folder on mac.

Elixir
Super User

Hello @martin_e_f, is the said folder selected for syncing in your mac? If not, you can select it by opening Dropbox Preferences (Click the Dropbox icon in your menubar → Click your profile/account on top right → then Preferences), go to Sync tab → and Choose folders.  More info here - https://help.dropbox.com/installs-integrations/sync-uploads/selective-sync-overview

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Re: Folder already on my dropbox cloud. How to copy that folder to dropbox folder on mac.

Elixir
Super User

Hello @martin_e_f, is the said folder selected for syncing in your mac? If not, you can select it by opening Dropbox Preferences (Click the Dropbox icon in your menubar → Click your profile/account on top right → then Preferences), go to Sync tab → and Choose folders.  More info here - https://help.dropbox.com/installs-integrations/sync-uploads/selective-sync-overview

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Re: Folder already on my dropbox cloud. How to copy that folder to dropbox folder on mac.

martin_e_f
Explorer | Level 3

Thanks so much. That seems to work ok.

Nice for you to take the time.

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