How Do I Enable or Disable Camera Upload on iPhone or iPad?

Dropbox is an online photo & video backup service which allows you to backup photos, videos & files online to access them from any smartphone, tablet or computer. Dropbox app has mobile apps for various platforms like iPhone, iPad, Android, BlackBerry, Windows, Mac and Linux. iPhone and iPad has an added feature called "Camera Upload" in its Dropbox app. If you never enabled the "camera upload" on another device, then it will automatically create a "Camera Uploads" folder in your Dropbox account where the uploaded photos will be stored. Whenever you open the Dropbox app, it will automatically upload the photos you have taken since the last time you uploaded.

Following are the steps to Enable Camera Upload on iPhone or iPad:

  1. Go to https://www.dropbox.com/ & sign in to your account. If you don't have an account, then create one.
  2. Download & install "Dropbox app" on your iPhone or iPad.
  3. Open "Dropbox app" on your iPhone or iPad.
  4. Tap "Settings" tab.
  5. Tap "Camera Upload".
  6. On the next screen, turn "Camera Upload" ON.
  7. Once "Camera Upload" is enabled, you will see 2 options i.e "Only Wi-Fi" & "Wi-Fi+Cell".
  8. Click "Only Wi-Fi" option & then click "Enable" button located at the top right corner.
  9. A pop-up window "DropBox would like to Access your Photos" opens up, click "OK" button to automatically upload your photos.

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