(The following chapter is from Dropbox In 30 Minutes, by author Ian Lamont. The guide is available through Amazon, iTunes, Barnes & Noble, and other marketplaces. Visit dropbox.in30minutes.com for more details)
Got 30 minutes to spare? Good — it’s all you’ll need to master the basics of Dropbox.
Dropbox is an easy way to store and share photos, documents, spreadsheets, and other types of computer files. Much like the introduction of email, digital photography, and low-rise athletic socks, once you get the hang of Dropbox, you’ll wonder how you ever got along without it.
Dropbox works by keeping an identical copy of selected files on your computer(s) and Dropbox’s cloud-based storage system, and *automatically ...