Having the official Dropbox app on your Android device makes it extremely easy to access files on the go. You can even download files to your device. But what about the times you need the contents of an entire folder? With the official Dropbox app, you'd have to download each file one by one.
Download entire Dropbox folders to your Android device. Using a free Android app, you can download entire Dropbox folders to your device, currently not possible with the official Dropbox app. You can sync Dropbox files and folders across devices with the Dropbox app. Sign in to your Dropbox account on each device, then add your files and folders to the Dropbox folder on your computer, phone, or tablet. Step 5 — Click on Dropbox to open it. Select the files that you want to download and right-click. So many people own Android phones these days so it is only normal to have a Dropbox app for Android. This app makes it possible for users to download from Dropbox to phone very easily.
Folder Downloader for Dropbox is a free app available through Google Play that does just as its name says: allows you to download the contents of an entire folder in your Dropbox account to your Android device.
- To transfer files from PC to iPhone/iPad with Dropbox: Step 1. Download and install Dropbox on both the source device and the target device. Then sign in with the same account. Open Dropbox on your PC and upload the files you want to copy to your iDevice.
- Open the file you’d like to export in the Dropbox app Tap the ellipsis (.) on the top-right and select “Export”. You will now see two rows of apps. In the lower row, tap “Open In” - this will show you a list of apps to export this file to. If you don’t see any apps indicated, you will need to download an app that supports this filetype.
To get started, download and install the app from Google Play.
The first time you run it, you'll have to grant the app access to your Dropbox account. If you have the Dropbox app installed on your device, you'll be redirected to an authorization screen within the app, otherwise you can do it through your device's browser.
After granting the app access, you'll be able to navigate and view your Dropbox folders. To download a file or folder, press and hold on the item. After a few seconds, your device will vibrate and give the option to download the item.
After selecting the folder where you want to save the files on your device, you can begin the download. You'll be prompted with a warning stating once the download starts, there's no way in the app to cancel it.
During the download you can view its progress in your notification tray. I was able to download files over both Wi-Fi and my carrier's data connection, albeit a slow download. Downloading a folder containing more than 80MB of files took just over an hour on a Wi-Fi connection. Don't expect to download a large presentation 10 minutes before a meeting.
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(Via: Addictive Tips)