Dropbox Share Syncs Any Folder With Dropbox From Ubuntu Context Menu

Dropbox is a great resources for saving and synchronizing data with the cloud. Sometimes it can be a bit annoying to crawl through various directory paths to locate a folder and then to copy it to the Dropbox folder separately. A more convenient method can be to use the context menu for this function. Dropbox Share is a Linux app which provides the convenience of syncing any file or folder from right-click context menu with Dropbox. Once a folder is sent to Dropbox, you receive a pop-up message displaying that the file has been moved.

You can install Dropbox from the WebUp8 PPA from the commands given below:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nilarimogard/webupd8
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install dropbox-share

Once installed, right-click on any file or folder and select Scripts –> Dropbox Share.

Share Folder

A pop-up message will notify you when the file/folder has been synchronized with Dropbox.


Dropbox Share

The shared file(s) and folder(s) are embedded with a Dropbox icon to help you easily identify shared folders.

Share folders

You can also check out Dropbox share at Launchpad from the link given below.

Download Dropbox Share

[via Web Upd8]

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