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Dropbox ‘Pause Syncing’: Disable Active Dropbox Sync Temporarily

This is a tip only for dropbox users. The latest experimental build has this new feature ‘Pause Syncing’ which lets […]

Dropbox 'Pause Syncing': Disable Active Dropbox Sync Temporarily This is a tip only for dropbox users. The latest experimental build has this new feature ‘Pause Syncing’ which lets you pause or disable the active sync temporarily between your dropbox account folders and your local folder.

You might have already figured it out that this an extremely useful solution when you are using or editing the files, documents in from you dropbox local directory, where it starts to sync the temporary and garbage files unnecessarily.

Dropbox 'Pause Syncing': Disable Active Dropbox Sync Temporarily

Also if an ongoing dropbox sync is slowing down your video chat, voice call etc. you can simply choose to Pause Syncing (Right Click on the dropbox tray icon and select Pause Syncing) which will disable dropbox sync till you click "Resume Syncing".

Click Here to download the latest experimental build (windows version). I found this latest experimental build at their forums. Check it out for more details and the ongoing discussion.

Also Read : Create Upload Page/Form to Directly Upload Files to Any DropBox