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I signed up for dropbox basic; how do I get an icon to click on when I want to use dropbox?

I signed up for dropbox basic; how do I get an icon to click on when I want to use dropbox?

9793144
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I signed up for dropbox basic; how do I get an icon to click on when I want to use dropbox?

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Re: I signed up for dropbox basic; how do I get an icon to click on when I want to use dropbox?

Elixir
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Hello there @9793144, Which device/operating system are you using? If you are on a desktop/laptop computer, you should see a Dropbox icon on the menubar or taskbar tray area. When you install the Desktop app, it creates a local folder in your hard drive. You can also find Dropbox pinned in the left of Winodws explorer or Mac Finder. Anything you put inside the Dropbox folder is automatically synced to the Dropbox web and other devices. 

Re: I signed up for dropbox basic; how do I get an icon to click on when I want to use dropbox?

Lusil
Dropboxer

Hi there @9793144

Welcome to the Dropbox Community!

I just wanted to add to what @Elixir mentions and note that you can find more info about how to download and install the desktop app here

If you have any other questions, don't hesitate to get back to us. Thanks! :grinning:


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