How to Upload Documents to Dropbox

Want to upload documents to Dropbox? In this article, we will show the best way to upload documents from iPhone/iPad/iPod to Dropbox.

By iMobie | Posted on: Jul. 02, 2018, Last Updated: Aug. 31, 2018
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Dropbox was introduced as a backup method for the data files present in your phone or computers. There are many conditions that can lead to system failure, in these conditions, the Dropbox will let you have a recovery of all those files on your device. The files that can be uploaded involves all the formats, whether it is a photo, video, music file, document, or any other.

Dropbox allows you to make sure that your files are safe and you can access them anytime, anywhere. If you don’t know how to upload documents to Dropbox, then here is an exact solution that will help you to learn how to upload documents from iPhone/iPad/iPod. The Dropbox offers a scan of the document files also, so don’t get confused whether you can upload the documents or not.

How to Upload Documents from iPhone/iPad/iPod to Dropbox

Method 1.  Using Dropbox App

Step 1. Open the app in your device and sign in if you are not already signed in.

Step 2.  Select the + icon on your phone and choose upload files.

Step 3. Extract the document you want to upload and choose to save to Dropbox option.

Step 4. The document will be successfully uploaded to the Dropbox.

Method 2.  Using Dropbox Website

Step 1. Open the official Dropbox website and sign in to the Dropbox.

Step 2. You’ll see an upload icon on the dashboard. Select it.

Step 3. From the drop-down menu select upload file option.

Step 4. Search the file within your phone and tap upload to Dropbox.

Step 5. Your document file is successfully uploaded.

How to Upload Documents to Dropbox from Computer

Want to upload documents from computer to Dropbox in a simple and safe way? For this purpose, AnyTrans for Cloud is strongly recommended for you to transfer files or folders from computer to Dropbox account within steps. Let’s check some features of this tool:

  1. Supports uploading documents from computer to Dropbox without trouble, and all your files will be safe during the process.
  2. Supports managing multiple cloud drives like iCloud, Dropbox, Google Drive, Box, pCloud, OneDrive and more.
  3. Enables you to share files and folders with other people through a link via email, Facebook, Twitter, Google+, message, or WhatsApp.

Now just free sign up AnyTrans for Cloud and follow the steps below to upload documents to Dropbox.

Step 1. Free Download AnyTrans for Cloud to your computer and open it. Log in your AnyTrans account. Then Click Add Cloud and add your Dropbox account to this tool.

How to Upload Documents to Dropbox from Computer - Step 1

How to Upload Documents to Dropbox from Computer – Step 1

Step 2. Click Connect under Dropbox to authorize your Dropbox account.

How to Upload Documents to Dropbox from Computer - Step 2

How to Upload Documents to Dropbox from Computer – Step 2

Step 3. Click on the Upload button and then choose files or folders from your computer. Then it will start uploading files to Dropbox from computer.

How to Upload Documents to Dropbox from Computer - Step 3

How to Upload Documents to Dropbox from Computer – Step 3

The Bottom Line

In the article, we have shown you 2 simple methods on how to upload documents from iPod/iPad/iPhone/computer to Dropbox. Now, you can easily upload the document files into the Dropbox. And AnyTrans for Cloud can also help you manage multiple cloud drive in one place with one single login.Just sign up and try this free tool >


Member of iMobie team, an Apple fan as well as an anime lover. Like to share solutions on iOS and Android related problems.

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