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What kinds of files can I preview on dropbox.com?

You can preview most file types on dropbox.com including:

  • Documents and text
  • Presentations
  • Images
  • Video
  • Audio
  • Links
  • See a full list of specific file types.


    What if a file type isn't previewing?

    There can be a few reasons why files aren't previewing:

  • The file type isn’t supported
  • The file is too large
  • The file is password protected
  • The file is corrupted
  • The file is a video, and it’s longer than 15 minutes
  • How do I enable camera uploads?

    There are two steps to enabling Camera Uploads:

    1. Do at least one of the following:
    2. Once you’ve either connected a computer or upgraded to Dropbox Pro:

    Enable camera uploads

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