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Choose folders to sync with Dropbox

Among all folders in your Dropbox folder, a simple trick can let you choose the folders that you want to sync or not with other computers.

  1. Right-click on the Dropbox icon in the notification area (at the bottom right corner on Windows, at the top right corner on Mac or Ubuntu).
  2. Click on Preferences.
  3. Click on Selective Sync...
  4. If you want to access any folder, click on Switch to Advanced view.
  5. Uncheck the folders you don't want to sync.
  6. Click on Update.