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rm -rv ~/Dropbox - It deleted all of my data @@

rm -rv ~/Dropbox - It deleted all of my data @@

teediev0
New member | Level 2

Hi, 

I am trying to remove the dropbox folder from my mac, but i dont know why it deleted my whole desktop folder, which included all of my files. Can someone please help? Thank you

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Re: rm -rv ~/Dropbox - It deleted all of my data @@

Jay
Dropboxer
Hi @teediev0, thanks for messaging today!

Do you recall if you enabled the computer backup feature, which would have moved your Desktop folder into the Dropbox folder?

Are you able to recover any files from the site, which should then sync down to your machine?

Keep me updated with any progress!

Jay
Community Moderator @ Dropbox
dropbox.com/support


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