Does Dropbox Backup RAW Files?

The answer of this question is "Yes". You can backup RAW files to your Dropbox account. Dropbox allows you to backup photos, movies, documents, music, internet downloads and much more. RAW files are large in size as compare to .jpeg file type. A RAW file can be from 10 MB to 50 MB and it takes more time to upload and download. Dropbox allows you to open and preview files directly from the browser. Dropbox offers 2 GB of free storage space, so it is not enough to store RAW files. But, you can upgrage your free 2 GB account to a paid yearly subscription plan for more storage space. It offers 100GB space for $99/year, 200GB space for $199/year and 500GB space for $499/year.

Following are the steps to Backup RAW files to Dropbox:

  1. Go to https://www.dropbox.com/ & sign in to your account. If you don't have an account, then create one.
  2. Click "Upload" button located at the top of the menu bar.
  3. A pop-up window opens up. Click "Choose File" button.
  4. Select the RAW file which you wish to backup.
  5. Click "Start Upload" button to upload your RAW file.
  6. This is how you can backup RAW file to Dropbox.

You can install PicBackMan's Dropbox uploader for Mac from the website and start backing up photos and videos.

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