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New Computer - Hard Drive Folders

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Hi, I had to replace the hard drive in my iMac and I need to put my dropbox folder on the new hard drive. However I only have the folders in the online dropbox account. How do I do this? I am scared if I download dropbox onto the computer, dropbox will sync online and delete all of the folders and files (as they are not on this computer). Does that make sense?
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If you have a new hard-drive (without a Dropbox folder on it) just install the dropbox app and everithing that is online will be copied on your pc.

If on new drive you already have a dropbox folder, just rename dropbox folder on that drive it into something like dropbox-old, and install dropbox app, it will copy on your new drive the data you have online.

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