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Dropbox is a cloud storage service in which users can save the pictures, files, folders, and videos and access them anytime. This is used personally as well as for business purposes. Dropbox is available for macOS, Linux, and Windows OS.

If you are accessing Dropbox on your Mac device and want to remove Dropbox from Mac then you can do it very easily by taking the help of this content.

Ways to remove Dropbox from Mac:

  1. Remove Dropbox from Mac without deleting files:

If you want to remove Dropbox from your macOS without deleting the files saved on Dropbox then you need to follow the steps given below:

  • At first, you need to run Dropbox on your macOS.
  • After that, locate the Dropbox icon from the menu bar and click on it.
  • Now, you need to click on the Settings icon and then select the option named “Preferences”.
  • Now, go to the account section and click on the option “Unlink this Dropbox”.
  • After that, a pop-up message appears which asked you for confirmation and you just need to click on the “Unlink” button to confirm your action.
  • After that, go back and click on the Dropbox icon again that appeared on your menu bar.
  • Click on the Settings icon and then select the option named “Quit Dropbox” from the drop-down menu of Settings.
  • Now, go to finder and then click on the option named “Applications” that appeared at the left panel of Window.
  • After that, you need to right-click on the Dropbox icon and then select the option named “Move to trash” from the drop-down menu of the Dropbox icon.

This process will remove Dropbox from mac device and the files and folders still stored in your system.

        2. Remove Dropbox completely from Mac device:

If you want to remove Dropbox from the Mac device completely then you need to delete all the applications and files related to Dropbox. To do this process, follow the steps given below:

  • Firstly, you need to go to the Finder and then click on the Applications
  • After that, locate Dropbox and right-click on it and then select the option named “Move to trash” from the drop-down menu of Dropbox.
  • Next, go to trash on your Mac device and right-click on the Dropbox app and then select the option named “Delete permanently”.
  • Next, go to Finder again and click on the
  • After that, delete all the files and folders stored in Dropbox.
  • Now, right-click on the Dropbox and select the option “Remove from Sidebar” from the drop-down menu of Dropbox.

Now, Dropbox is completely deleted from your Mac device and you can’t able to access it before installing the Dropbox again in your device.

        3. Remove Dropbox when Plugins used in Mac devices:

Sometimes you able to remove Dropbox from Mac and this situation comes when the Dropbox extensions are in use.

In this condition, you need to follow the steps given below to remove Dropbox:

  • At first, you need to go to finder and then applications.
  • In the applications, locate Dropbox and right-click on it.
  • After right-clicking on Dropbox, you need to click on the option named “Show Package Contents” from the drop-down menu.
  • Now, right-click on the folder named “Plugin” and select the option “Move to trash” from the drop-down menu of the Plugin folder.
  • After that, go to the Finder>applications and right-click on the Dropbox icon.
  • Then select the option named “Move to trash” from the drop-down menu.
  • At last, you need to go to trash and then right-click on the Dropbox icon to delete it permanently from your Mac device.

If you want to delete the folders stored on Dropbox permanently then you need to go to Trash on your device and delete the folders of Dropbox.

      4. Remove Dropbox folder from Mac:

If you want to remove the folders only stored on Dropbox then you are able to do this with the help of this content.

To do it, follow the step-by-step guide given below:

  • Firstly, you need to Run Dropbox in your Mac device.
  • After that, you need to click on the Dropbox icon that appeared on the menu bar.
  • Now, click on the folder icon that appeared at the top of the right side corner.
  • Now, select those folders and files which you want to remove from your Dropbox and then click on the option “Move to trash” from the drop-down menu of the folders.

We have discussed above to remove Dropbox from Mac devices. You can easily remove Dropbox from your Mac devices by applying the solutions given above.

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