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Re: How can I delete backed documents from Dropbox w/o loosing them on my MAC

Re: How can I delete backed documents from Dropbox w/o loosing them on my MAC

belinmotion
Explorer | Level 3

belinmotion_1-1620161638428.pngThis is the first window

belinmotion_2-1620161657283.pngThe second

 

belinmotion_0-1620161604613.pngThe third.

Window 1 - If I uncheck download and the minus sign, then Save , I get to window 2

Window 2 - I click stop Backup and I get window 3.

If I unpause the sync in window 3, the download continues.  It seems the download is 'loaded' and wants to complete, but this is many gb of data that I do not want in Dropbox.  I want to abort, erase, stop the download and not let it transfer to Dropbox.

Can you help?

 

Re: How can I delete backed documents from Dropbox w/o loosing them on my MAC

Jay
Dropboxer
Just to check, is the syncing already paused in the desktop app before you disable the computer backup?

If so, unpause the syncing, and then follow the the steps you just did, and select the first option to keep content on your Mac.

Jay
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