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More Information on Not Migrating Any Data

This FAQ was last modified on: Monday, November 13, 2017 12:13pm

If you do not wish to migrate any data from a pre-existing Dropbox personal account, then please verify that your current Dropbox personal account is not using a username in this format, gtaccount@gatech.edu.  

Example: If your GT Account is gburdell3, verify that your current personal Dropbox account is not gburdell3@gatech.edu.

If it is in this format and you do not wish to migrate data, you can follow one of the following procedures:

What is the difference between my personal account and my GT Dropbox account? Can I Have Both?

This FAQ was last modified on: Wednesday, November 15, 2017 03:27pm

With GT Dropbox, you can connect another Personal Dropbox account (an account that uses a personal, non-GT email address).  This makes it easy to drag and drop between the two accounts.  

You can keep your Personal Dropbox account when you request a GT Dropbox account.  There may, however, be some considerations depending on what email address you are currently using for your Personal Dropbox account.  Please pay close attention to the instructions in the Sign-Up process for a GT Dropbox account.

Which cloud storage offering should I use?

This FAQ was last modified on: Thursday, November 15, 2018 11:18am

Georgia Tech offers a number of different cloud storage options.  Depending on your affiliation, the amount of data you need to store/share, and what kind of data you need to store, your choices may vary.

How do I install Dropbox on my mobile device?

This FAQ was last modified on: Monday, November 13, 2017 12:04pm

Click the Image Below to Get Started

https://www.dropbox.com/mobile

Overview

1. Browse to https://www.dropbox.com/mobile on Your Mobile Device

2. Install the Mobile App 

How to Install Dropbox on Your Mac or PC

This FAQ was last modified on: Monday, November 13, 2017 12:05pm

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Click here to Install Dropbox for your Computer

Overview

1. Download the Installation package from Dropbox.

2. Double-click the Installation package to Install Dropbox.

Who can use the GT Dropbox service?

This FAQ was last modified on: Monday, July 2, 2018 04:17pm

Georgia Tech provides Dropbox Enterprise accounts to eligible customers who request a Dropbox Account.  Access to the GT Dropbox service is not provisioned automatically like some other centrally provided services and must be requested by eligible customers who want access.  

Who is eligible to request access to GT Dropbox?

What is Dropbox?

This FAQ was last modified on: Monday, November 13, 2017 11:38am

Dropbox is a file hosting service that offers cloud storage, file synchronization, and client software. To check if your eligible for GT Dropbox, visit "Who can use the GT Dropbox service?"

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