With several new features dropbox focuses on the collaboration of distributed teams. Among other things, the developers enhance the password manager enforced in mid-2020: the browser extensions can now enter e-mail addresses and usernames and compete with password.
In addition, the update can also be stored payment information, for example from credit cards,. These and regular passwords can share users with other users and at the same time manage their access centrally. However, a coarse part of these functions are available for paying business customers.
Pdf, jpg or png with one click
Files can convert users directly into dropbox: the functions depends on the one hand to pictures that are available as jpg or png. But also documents and presentations in microsoft formats and digital bookers can be output as pdf. Details can be found in the release notes.
Dropbox is intended to propose appropriate folders and documents to share with third parties. Administrators can overlook shared files in a new page of the administrative console. Here are filters for persons, folders and file formats as well as link types. In the central released settings, it can also be determined by standard flow times and password notifications for split links.
With third divided files and folders can now be managed centrally.
Responsible are also given new classification options for sensitive files. This is how you get warning messages when they are potentially danger – for example, because they are no longer in a private, but in a divided with third divided folders.
Photos and videos always in dropbox
Primar on end users, however, the new photo functions are aimed at: dropbox secures all pictures and videos on request and makes them available on each endresser. Likewise, specific albums can be moved to the cloud backup. The app can then remove the local files so that more space is available on the smartphone.