How to Permanently Delete Photos from Dropbox on Computer?

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Deleting photos from Dropbox account is easy. When you delete a photo, then it goes in 'Trash'. If you delete a photo from computer, phones, tablets, and then they will be deleted from the Dropbox website too. You can simply delete photo using delete button on the website. You have another option to delete a photo i.e. drag-and-drop. Just drag the photo and drop it into 'Recycle Bin' or 'Trash'. Once you permanently delete a photo, you will not be able to recover it.

Following are the steps to Permanently Delete Photos from Dropbox on Computer:

  1. Go to https://www.dropbox.com/ & sign in to your account.
  2. Browse the photo which you want to delete.
  3. Click on the empty space to the right of the photo's name to select it. (clicking on the file name or icon will open the folder instead)
  4. Click "Delete" button located at the top of the file browser.
  5. Click "Trash" icon from the file browser to see deleted photos.
  6. Browse and select the photo that you want to permanently delete.
  7. Click "Permanently delete" button located at the top of the file browser.

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