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 +====== DropBox ======
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 +This guide will help you get more out of your Dropbox account with your Xirvik Server.
 +
 +Xirvik provide 2 ways to connect your seedbox with Dropbox
 +
 +1. [[tutorial_en_dropbox#​Dropbox Daemon|Dropbox Daemon]] ​
 +which automatically syncs one specific directory with your Dropbox account. ​
 +
 +2. [[tutorial_en_dropbox#​Dropbox API|Dropbox API]] 
 +It lets you access your Dropbox account from the explorer tab so you can copy files from/to the seedbox into your Dropbox.
 +==== Dropbox Daemon ====
 +
 +Go to you server Control Panel Dashboard and Click on Dropbox
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 +You will get a small explantion of what it is and if not linked you will be prompted to follow the link 
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 +{{:​wp1drop2.png|}}
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 +This then takes you to your Dropbox account login
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 +You now have your Xirivk Seedbox Dropbox folder synchronised with your Dropbox files
 +
 +==== Dropbox API ====
 +
 +Go to the Explorer Tab on your Seedbox
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 +Now right click a folder to bring up the following menu and select Dropbox
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 +You will now have the following pop up box, to link the API to the Seedbox click on the Dropbox logo
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 +You will then be prompted to login to your Dropbox Account ​
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 +Once in we need to click on Create App
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 +Select the Dropbox API option
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 +Now make the following selections and give your App a unique name 
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 +Once the App is created you will then be taken to the following screen with App Key and App Secret ​
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 +Back at your Seedbox enter these values and click OK 
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 +Now we need to grant the application access to Dropbox account so click logo
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 +Accept the screen in Dropbox website
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 +Now it will show connected
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 +Click on OK back on the Seedbox ​
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 +Now in the Explorer Tab you can see your Dropbox files and you can then use them within Explorer
 +
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 +[[tutorial_en_dashboard_overview|Back]]
  
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