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Dropbox has backed up some folders on my pc, saturating my dropbox space.
I deleted these files on Dropbox backup, turned off the backup of folders through the desktop app but Dropbox keeps backing up from these folders and warns me that there is no more space.
Thanks in advance
Hi there @Mord0r85, sorry to hear you're having issues with this.
Can you please confirm that you've followed these steps to disable the Dropbox Backup feature?
Also, did you delete your backed up files or folders from this page?
Any additional information is more than welcome!
Sorry for jumping in, @Mord0r85.
In this case, can you send over a few more details on what happens exactly when adding new files to your main computer folders (Desktop/Downloads/Documents)?
Are these folders showing within your local Dropbox folder perhaps? Any screenshots you can provide are also welcome.
backup functions are disactivated by preferences, but Dropbox still continue uploading backup from main computer folders (in screenshot you can see an uploading from Desktop about a link file of a recent app).
PC main folders (Desktop/Downloads/Documents) aren't inside Dropbox local (and online) folder.
Okay, so just to clarify, what happens when you run the app now, is it still trying to start up? Are the files continuing to attempt to sync to the site, or vice versa?
Hey @Mord0r85, can we actually send you an email, so we can look further into this?
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