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Removing files from my PC t

Removing files from my PC t

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I worked remotely for a law office and used dropbox.  The files are still on my computer and I'd like to get them off.  I can no longer log in to Dropbox from the office's old log-in info as I imagine they have changed that.  How do I get the files off my PC without bothering the office's files on their server?

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Re: Removing files from my PC t


Hey @MChat; thanks for joining our Community!


If you're no longer connected to that account, those files are only local copies of the files you had been sharing so you should be safe to delete them from your computer without affecting your office's files at all. 


If you have the desktop app installed on your computer and it's still connected to that account somehow, you'll need to unlink the account through the app's preferences before you delete the content of your Dropbox folder. 


Let me know if this makes sense!

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