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dropbox causing MAC desktop to freeze or slow down-I Mohave 10.14.3

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Does anyone else get major slow down or freezing with rainbow wheels when dropbox is installed on Mac desktop using Mohave 10.14.3?

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Re: dropbox causing MAC desktop to freeze or slow down-I Mohave 10.14.3

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Nothing here....

Which version of Dropbox you on? 

Is it a standard install with no symlinks/junctions etc. and on your main internal hard drive?


 


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Re: dropbox causing MAC desktop to freeze or slow down-I Mohave 10.14.3

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Sorry to hear that, @LisaM1
 
Additional to what @Mark suggests, if you’re experiencing a slow-down on your computer and you’re seeing high CPU/RAM usage, check out this article for some suggestions on how to tackle it. 
 
If you’re still experiencing some trouble, don’t hesitate to get back to us. Let us know of any updates! 



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Re: dropbox causing MAC desktop to freeze or slow down-I Mohave 10.14.3

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Yes it is a standard install as far as I know...

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Re: dropbox causing MAC desktop to freeze or slow down-I Mohave 10.14.3

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Thanks for getting back to us, @LisaM1
 
If you’ve checked for what @Mark mentions and had a look through the article that I linked above, we’d have to move this discussion to email due to account-specific info that’s needed to further investigate. 
 
For this reason, I was able to locate your ongoing discussion that’s with a member of my team and I can see that they replied to you. I’ve passed your comments along to them, so for any further inquiries regarding this, please don’t hesitate to get back to them via email. Rest assured, they’ll do their best to assist you. slightly smiling face



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