cancel
Showing results for 
Show  only  | Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Announcements
Are you new to Dropbox? Our Newcomers group is the perfect place to learn the basics, find out more here.

Storage Space

Looking for help with managing the storage space in your Dropbox account? Talk to the Dropbox Community and get advice from members.

cancel
Showing results for 
Show  only  | Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

understand how dropbox calculates volume of storage used

understand how dropbox calculates volume of storage used

jerome1303
New member | Level 2
Go to solution

Hi,

I have 1,1 GO of files in my dropbox

Dropbox indicates 2,35 GO

Deleted files folder is empty 

So I don't understand

Thanks for your help

Jérôme

1 Accepted Solution

Accepted Solutions

Rich
Super User II
Go to solution

@jerome1303 wrote:

I have 1,1 GO of files in my dropbox

Dropbox indicates 2,35 GO

Deleted files folder is empty 


Deleted files don't take up space, so there's no need to empty it. Check your Backups page.

View solution in original post

2 Replies 2

Rich
Super User II
Go to solution

@jerome1303 wrote:

I have 1,1 GO of files in my dropbox

Dropbox indicates 2,35 GO

Deleted files folder is empty 


Deleted files don't take up space, so there's no need to empty it. Check your Backups page.

jerome1303
New member | Level 2
Go to solution

Thanks,

indeed, I had lunch a PC back-up unintentionnaly and that is someting we don't see on the dropbox page.

Best 

Jérôme

Need more support?
Who's talking

Top contributors to this post

  • User avatar
    jerome1303 New member | Level 2
  • User avatar
    Rich Super User II
What do Dropbox user levels mean?