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How to connect Acrobat DC with your Dropbox account

By Adobe – October 14, 2015

In this tutorial, learn how to connect Acrobat DC with your Dropbox account to access and work with your files stored in Dropbox. Dropbox allows you to share and exchange presentation decks, videos and photo assets with clients around the clock and on the go. And now your clients can also leverage Dropbox connections directly with Acrobat DC to facilitate ad hoc workflows.The Dropbox connector allows you to perform standard operations such as Open, Save, Create PDF, Export PDF, and Attach to Email.

  1. On the Home screen in Acrobat, select Add Account in the left-hand pane, and click Add under the Dropbox icon.

  2. Enter your Dropbox credentials and select the blue Sign in button.

  3. Click Allow to let Acrobat access your Dropbox files and folders.

  4. Navigate to the folder, select the file and click the blue Create PDF link.

  5. Click the blue Create button to convert the file to PDF.
  6. When the PDF file opens, select Attach to Email or Send & Track in the Acrobat toolbar to forward.