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View Documents in full Screen on Dropbox for iPad

View Documents in full Screen on Dropbox for iPad

Mark B.20
New member | Level 1

Apologies if this has been asked previously.

When I open a document in Dropbox on iPad, the menu bar stays and I can't find any way of getting the document into full screen mode. Great if you could assist with this.

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Re: View Documents in full Screen on Dropbox for iPad

Autumn L.
New member | Level 1

I had the same question. Easily enough, you just tap on the open document. Hope that helps 🙂

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Re: View Documents in full Screen on Dropbox for iPad

Autumn L.
New member | Level 1

I had the same question. Easily enough, you just tap on the open document. Hope that helps 🙂

Re: View Documents in full Screen on Dropbox for iPad

Randall J.
New member | Level 2

Thanks for that Autumn...simple but so hard to figure out 🙂

Re: View Documents in full Screen on Dropbox for iPad

Matt N.9
New member | Level 1

Not terribly discoverable. Seems a simple usability test would've identified this as a problem.

Re: View Documents in full Screen on Dropbox for iPad

Sam A.19
Explorer | Level 4

Dropbox for iPad Mini

I want to see the Filenames full screen and cannot do so. They appear on the left side of a split screen and they are truncated

On the iPhone, I just turn the device in Landscape mode and the Filenames appear full screen

This does not work on my iPad Mini

Re: View Documents in full Screen on Dropbox for iPad

MELINDA B.3
New member | Level 1

I'm unable to open my pdf file on Dropbox via ipad2. It would take ages....earlier it worked...

Re: View Documents in full Screen on Dropbox for iPad

John W.83
New member | Level 1

Single Tap

Re: View Documents in full Screen on Dropbox for iPad

Paul G.52
New member | Level 1

The single tap doesn't work on my iPad. Any other suggestions?

 

Re: View Documents in full Screen on Dropbox for iPad

Jean-Claude S.
New member | Level 1

Single tap is ok. Thanks John W.

Re: View Documents in full Screen on Dropbox for iPad

YL
New member | Level 2

Hi, I recently loaded some excel files in the Dropbox app in my iPad. 

 

Single tapping the excel file doesn't seem to close the menu bar unlike other documents like pdf and photos. 

 

Does anyone else have such a problem? Is there a way around it? 

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