Dropbox on iPads for Data Organization

Posted by Mac Technical Support on March 17th, 2016

You may have your individual reasons for using Dropbox on iPads. Dropbox allows you to access your files on any device as it syncs files well your Dropbox account. When your files are on the file hosting service, you can quickly share files with people. Moreover, the app is password protected and makes your data highly secure.

While launching and installing the app for the first time, you need to enter the email address and password for the usage of Dropbox account. In case, you have forgotten your password, simply tap on "Trouble Signing In, choose "Forgot Password?" and enter the email address used to make the Dropbox account. People who are new to Dropbox and have no account can create an account using the app by tapping on "Create Account." It is quite clear that you will have free accounts that also come with 2GB of space. Customer support for Apple iPad

Organization of files with Dropbox for iPad

To instantly find what you need, you must keep your files organized. And you can make it possible with the Dropbox for iPad app:

First, create a folder by tapping the three dots displayed on the app and selecting "Create Folder". Then, you need to choose a name for your folder. After it, tap "Create".

Then move an existing file or folder to another location inside Dropbox by tapping three dots again and tapping "Select". Then, tap on the files or folders by tapping "Move" at the screen bottom. Choose the folder for moving the files by tapping "Move" once again to transfer it to a new location. Mac-Technical-Support.Com

Finally, delete a file by tapping the three dots and “Select". Choose to be deleted files by tapping "Delete" in the bottom left-hand corner. Use the same process again to confirm to delete them properly.

Searching Files in Dropbox

When it comes to finding the files you need, here are some details for doing so:

Search: Enter some keywords that are related to the name of the file or folder. When you do so are likely to get the same file you need.

Alphabetical: It is an option way to find files by tapping letters on the vertical alphabet that Dropbox puts to the right of file list.

Sorting by date: If have just added or edited anything and want to search the same. You can do it by sorting according to date. To do the same, you need to tap three dots in the app’s top left-hand corner. Then choose "Sort by Date." Phone number for Mac help

Whether you are interested in using Dropbox as an automatic backup for the photos or videos on iPad, you can go for having iPad Technical Support Helpline to finish the job with no hassles.

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