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Dropbox Photos

Dropbox Photos

Dropbox is a file hosting service that provides users the facility to store various data and files. The files then can be accessed by various devices using Dropbox website or Dropbox application. It was founded by MIT students Drew Houston and Arash Fersowsi. Dropbox Photos will help you to backup and manage all your photos on a single place.Dropbox

After uploading the photos in Dropbox, you can share it with your friends and families. Follow the procedure below to share the photos from Dropbox.

Steps to Share Dropbox PhotosDropbox photos

  1. Open the Dropbox website and Sign In in to your Dropbox account.
  2. Now, open “Photos”.
  3. Select the photos that you want to share with others.
  4. At the top right side of the page, the option “Share photos” or “Share files” is provided. Click on that button. OR, you can right click on the selected item and select click from there.
  5. At last, enter the email address or name of the person that you want to share your photos with. Then, click on “Send”.
  6. You can also share by providing the link to the photos. For this, click on “Get Link” and copy paste it to the receiver address.

Steps to Share Dropbox Photos Album

Dropbox, also offers the service to create the different photo album and share it with your friends or families. Follow the procedure below to create photo album in Dropbox.Dropbox photos album

  1. Open the Dropbox website and Sign In in to your account.
  2. Now, open “Photos”.
  3. Select the photos that you want to make album of.
  4. Click on the icon “(…)” and select “Add to album”.
  5. Then, click on “Create new album” and give the name to the new album.
  6. After creating the new album, you can share the individual photos from it as well as you can share whole album at once.
  7. Then you can follow the above steps to share your photos album.

From June 14, 2013, Dropbox has removed “Photo folder” from it. However, you can create it if you want to. It now provides “Photos page”, which performs the same function as “Photo folder” used to perform.  You will need to sign in into Dropbox first to use the service.