How to Backup iCloud Photos to Dropbox (2023)

Last Updated on May 12, 2023

Guide to sync iCloud photos to Dropbox. Get perfect Solution on keeping your iCloud Photo or camera photo app to your Dropbox account. Nevertheless, an iCloud drive is not a bad option for taking full device backup easily, but the person who has already Dropbox and using from many years they have the best options for Move iCloud photo to Dropbox from iPhone/ iPad. With this help we can enjoy other tens of beneficial benefits like MS Office integration, 256 AES Encryption, Easily access on Mac/ Windows, File recovery and history manage, Remotely wipe data.

Dropbox has standard plans for personal, Business or Enterprise use. And the perfect solution to manage any file type that you want.

How to Sync iCloud Photos to Dropbox with Ease

In the whole process, you should have a full copy of the iCloud photo on the iOS device locally. To enable iCloud Photo Sharing on iOS settings app. Then upload all pictures to Dropbox.

Enable iCloud Photo Library on iPhone/ iPad

  1. Go to the Settings app on the iPhone/ iPad. Next, Tap on Photos option.
Photos settings on iPhone
Photos settings on iPhone
  • In the latest iOS – Tap on Photos Setting. Then, Enable iCloud Photo Library toggle. Options panel you will also find after enabling the library.
    • You should checkmark Select Download and Keep Originals photos and Videos in settings. Open photos app on iPhone/ iPad. Check all photos will be downloaded there.
  • Enable iCloud Photo library with Download Original Photo from iCloud on iPhone
    Enable iCloud Photo library with Download Original Photo from iCloud on iPhone
  • That’s it.
  • Upload Photos to Dropbox Using the App on iPhone

    Dropbox is a convincing application for keep back up your all photos from iPhone/ iPad using manually or Automatic backup. Then easily access all platforms and devices.

    1. Install Dropbox on iPhone/ iPad. Log in with your Dropbox username and Password. Skip steps for taking backup of selected photos.
      • In a recent update, Dropbox doesn’t give an option for the auto backup camera to Dropbox. But you can do it free by installing Dropbox app on PC or Upgrade dropbox pro. I downloaded Dropbox to my pc, and it’s open for me. See my screen
    2. Next, Tap on the Account option icon from the bottom right corner tab of the screen.
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    Account Settings on iPhone Dropbox app
    Account Settings on iPhone Dropbox app
  • Under Settings, Tap on Camera Uploads > Enable Camera Upload toggle. More customization on auto-upload settings you have below options.
  • Camera Upload Option from Dropbox iPhone app
    Camera Upload Option from Dropbox iPhone app
    • Upload Video: With Photo, Upload Big size video on dropbox as well.
    • Use Cellular Data: Disable it, Big save and be safe from data plan penalties.
    • Background Uploading: Enable and Leave it for auto uploads all photos app data to Dropbox automatically when you are in the network.
    Automatically Upload Photos and Video in Backgroud from iphone
    Automatically Upload Photos and Video in Backgroud from iPhone
  • That’s it.
  • Also, check this: Manually upload photos to Dropbox from the iPhone/ iPad. Not at all only selected

    Enjoy all iCloud photos, Videos by Move iCloud photo to Dropbox automatically from iPhone/ iPad.

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