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How can I delete files from my Dropbox account without deleting them on my computer?

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How do I delete files from DropBox without deleting them from my computer?

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Move the files on your computer out of the dropbox folder.

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how?

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Re: Deleting Files

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The easiest way is to open two Windows Explorer windows on your computer (or Finder windows on your Mac), one of them navigate to your Dropbox folder, the other navigate to a folder that’s outside your Dropbox, like Desktop or your user’s Documents folder. Then highlight all the files you wish to remove from the Dropbox folder and simply clickon them, drag onto the other window then releae the click to drop them into the other folder.

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