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Local files suddenly gone to online only?!

Local files suddenly gone to online only?!

Dave4443
New member | Level 2

I was downloading a bunch of files with selective sync, it had done 90% of them, and then said it struggled with the last video, I hit retry, came back after an hour and instead of finding them all downloaded (the 90% had the green tick to show me they were on my system) they decided to revert back to online only?

 

Why would this have happened, so I can make sure this doesn't happen again.

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Re: Local files suddenly gone to online only?!

Lusil
Dropboxer
Hello @Dave4443, let's see what we can do here. 

Generally, when you sync items from your selective sync settings, they will automatically be set to online-only. 

Could you right-click on the folders you want to have available locally and Smart Sync them as local?

Let me know how it goes, thanks!

Lusil
Community Moderator @ Dropbox
dropbox.com/support


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