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Items in my dropbox that I cannot delete that is taking up storage.

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Items in my dropbox that I cannot delete that is taking up storage.

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I need help deleting items that say they were added to my dropbox in 1970.  They are taken up room.  Can I get help please.

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Re: Items in my dropbox that I cannot delete that is taking up storage.

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Hi @Sharlene1, thanks for posting on the Community!

 

The files with the date of 1970 are most likely a temporary date store don the file, which doesn't reflect the real creation or modification date. 

 

Are you trying to delete those files from the Dropbox site, or via the Dropbox folder on your machine? What error are you getting when deleting them?

 

Keep me posted!


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


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