If you wish to automatically migrate all your data from a pre-existing Dropbox personal account, then please verify that your current Dropbox personal account is formatted using a username in this format: email@example.com.
Example: If your GT Account is gburdell3, verify that your current personal Dropbox account is firstname.lastname@example.org.
If it's not in this format, you should: Rename your personal Dropbox account BEFORE requesting a GT Dropbox account.
Change your email address on dropbox.com:
- Sign in to dropbox.com.
- Click your name in the top-right corner of any page.
- Click Settings.
- Select the Profile tab.
- Click Change email
Once your GT Dropbox account is ready, you will be prompted to migrate over your existing data automatically when you next log in.