How Dropbox Works
You can download and install Dropbox on your PC.When you drop files into your Dropbox, it get synchronized online so that you can access it from anywhere in the world.The advantage of Dropbox is that, you don’t have to select and upload files.All you have to do is drag and drop files into the Dropbox , it get’s synchronized automatically.
Features of Dropbox
Dropbox allows you to Sync files of any size or type,Sync Windows, Mac and Linux computers,automatically syncs when new files or changes are detected,only the pieces of a file that changed are synced this saves you time. You can manually set bandwidth limits.
Shared folders allow several people to collaborate on a set of files,you can see other people’s changes instantly.There is a “Public” folder that lets you link directly to files in your Dropbox.Automatically create shareable online photo galleries from folders of photos in your Dropbox.You can also control who is able to access shared folders.A copy of your files are stored on Dropbox’s secure servers. This lets you access them from any computer or mobile device.
Dropbox also does the automatic backup of your files.You can also undelete files and folders,restore previous versions of your files,30 days of undo history, with unlimited undo available as a paid option.
Now Dropbox also has an Iphone app,it lets you to:
- Access your Dropbox on the go.
- View your files on your iPhone or iPod Touch.
- Download files for offline viewing.
- Take photos and videos and sync them to your Dropbox.
- Share links to files in your Dropbox.
- View interactive photo galleries.
- Sync downloaded files so they’re up-to-date.