How to Use 'Link a Computer' on iOS Device?

Dropbox's 'Link a Computer' feature is used to add a computer to your account via the iOS Dropbox app. It allows you to create an account and begin the connection process on your iPhone or iPad using a QR code reader.

Following are the steps to Add a Computer to Your Account via iOS App:

  1. Go to & sign in to your account.
  2. Download & install "Dropbox" app on your iOS device.
  3. Open "Dropbox" app.
  4. Select "Settings".
  5. Tap "Link a Computer".
  6. It will ask you that 'You are near the computer', if you are, tap "Yes".
  7. You will be prompted to navigate your computer’s browser to ""
  8. You will see a QR code which is shaped like the Dropbox logo.
  9. Scan the code from within the app and the app will tell your computer’s browser to begin downloading the Dropbox installer.
  10. Install the app and it will configure itself with your account.

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