Does anyone know why when I place Dropbox shortcut "widgets", after a certain amount of time the names all change to "Dropbox"? When they are placed they reflect the folder name of their Target but eventually I have a group of "Dropbox" shortcuts on my home screen that I can't distinguish from one another.
Thanks for responding, Walter! The labels don't change immediately, seemingly random; I think once when I tried this it lasted for at least 24 hours before reverting.
I'm on Oreo 8.0 (the latest that Motorola and Verizon care to provide unfortunately). I'm using the Dropbox app v151.1.2; I am on the Beta track (but I have been for a couple years and this behavior has existed for as long as I can remember).
I have not tried separate shortcut widgets (outside of a "folder") but I will do that today.
These folders in my Dropbox have been named the same for several years; we haven't renamed any of them.
I'm starting to think this has something to do with the Motorola Launcher getting pushed out of memory. I recreated my shortcuts yesterday and by last night they had changed names; I also noticed that my Live Wallpaper had reverted to the default static wallpaper, so that tells me the Launcher crashed or was pushed out of memory at some point. I can't be sure the two are related but it might be a lead?
I saw this behavior with *one* other app a few months ago but it happened literally *one* time, and hasn't reoccurred (I think it may have been the Google Drive app; I have had shortcuts for folders in that app in a folder just like the Dropbox shortcut scenario for months and they are currently still showing the proper names--it's only the Dropbox shortcuts that have changed since that one occurence).