Courtesy of me, Richard P’s Forum Extender has received quite the upgrade. I’ve written a similar script for tweaking the forums, and had spoke to him on numerous occasions about the script, and he’s agreed to let me merge his script into mine to become a powerful, updated version of the old Extender. Enter Forum […]
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There is a new free service that allows you to host websites in your Dropbox using custom domains. You can go to dockbox.io and follow these steps: 1) Create a folder in Dropbox for your website. 2) Share it with email@example.com 3) Wait a couple of seconds and you will see that a “dockbox” folder […]
Something everyone has been eagerly waiting for. You can now secure your Dropbox account using 2-step verification meaning an intruder would need more than just your password to access any of the confidential files stored in your Dropbox folders. Enable 2-step verification to secure your Dropbox Account The 2-Step verification system of Dropbox is pretty […]
Gizmodo has a wonderful article on 10 tricks to improve your Dropbox experience. You can find it at http://gizmodo.com/5984698/10-tricks-to-make-yourself-a-dropbox-master.
To force a download of your file or folder, append ?dl=1 to the end of your Dropbox Link. Note that a folder will be downloaded as a zip file. For example: https://www.dropboxusercontent.com/s/xxxxxxxx/123.jpg?dl=1 To view the file (you cannot do so with folders) with the web browser directly without the Dropbox interface in your link, you can replace the […]
Access previous versions of the desktop application. You can see the all the stable and experimental builds at https://www.dropbox.com/release_notes?show_all=True
These steps will help you exclude a folder from syncing: Lets say you have a folder that you want to exclude called NON_CLOUD. We first create an empty folder that is renamed to NON_CLOUD and place it into Dropbox. Then, we use selective sync to unsync that folder: https://www.dropbox.com/help/175 Next, move your actual NON_CLOUD folder into […]
Removing Dropbox links via the mobile app is accomplished simply by renaming the file on your device. This will break the link. NOTE: Links will be reactivated if the name change is reversed.