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Dropbox straight away sync everything in my Hard Drive to the cloud when I downloaded drop box.

Dropbox straight away sync everything in my Hard Drive to the cloud when I downloaded drop box.

Andrex123
New member | Level 2

Hi My Name is Andrew, today I downloaded dropbox and signed in. Drop box automaticly sync all files to the cloud therefore, my desktop is now empty. May I ask how can I reverse the process? because i am not aware that dropbox can automaticly stole my file and upload everything to the cloud. Now my desktop empty and I would like to reverse everything. Please help with thanks. - Andrew

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Re: Dropbox straight away sync everything in my Hard Drive to the cloud when I downloaded drop box.

Walter
Dropboxer
Hey @Andrex123; thanks for joining the Community!

Can you please clarify if you're referring to syncing indeed or maybe to the computer backup feature?

In case of the latter, you can disable it by following these steps

Keep me posted on your progress, Andrew. 

Walter
Community Moderator @ Dropbox
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Re: Dropbox straight away sync everything in my Hard Drive to the cloud when I downloaded drop box.

Walter
Dropboxer
Hey @Andrex123; thanks for joining the Community!

Can you please clarify if you're referring to syncing indeed or maybe to the computer backup feature?

In case of the latter, you can disable it by following these steps

Keep me posted on your progress, Andrew. 

Walter
Community Moderator @ Dropbox
dropbox.com/support


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Re: Dropbox straight away sync everything in my Hard Drive to the cloud when I downloaded drop box.

Andrex123
New member | Level 2

Thanks for your reply Walter!

You have helped me in this matter. Thank you very Much.

Have a good one. Cheers

Re: Dropbox straight away sync everything in my Hard Drive to the cloud when I downloaded drop box.

Walter
Dropboxer
Glad to hear I could help, Andrew.

See you around the Community and enjoy the remainder of your week! 

Walter
Community Moderator @ Dropbox
dropbox.com/support


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