Rename Your Personal Dropbox Account

This FAQ was last modified on: Monday, November 13, 2017 12:01pm
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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.  

For instance if your GT Account is gburdell3, verify that your current personal Dropbox account is not gburdell3@gatech.edu.

Change your email address on dropbox.com:
  1. Sign in to dropbox.com.
  2. Click your name in the top-right corner of any page.
  3. Click Settings.
  4. Select the Profile tab.
  5. Click Change email
  6. Change your email to a different email address than your gtaccount@gatech.edu address.