Upcoming Dropbox 2.3 Experimental build available for Windows and Mac Platforms with four new features. Out of four, three features available for both Mac and PC, where “ import from iPhoto” is available for only Mac with iPhoto 7.0 or higher installed.

Dropbox 2.3 new features

  • Screenshot to Dropbox
  • Move to Dropbox
  • Import from iPhoto
  • Much faster upload/download speeds for large files.

Screenshot to Dropbox feature allows users to send/add captured screenshots taken with Alt+Print Screen shortcut on Windows system to their Dropbox folder. To save screenshots to Dropbox: after pressing Alt+ Print Screen, you need to click on “Save Screenshots to Dropbox’ button for dialog displayed on screen.

Share your screenshots using Dropbox

Ctrl+Print Screen shortcut captures screenshot and copies screenshot link to clipboard to share quickly. 

Move to Dropbox is a context menu item, that allows user to move selected files or folders to Dropbox folder. To move a specific file/folder to Dropbox, select file or folder and right click on it and select “Move to Dropbox”.

Import from iPhoto is “only supported on Mac with iPhoto 7.0 or higher. It will show up as a notification in your tray menu if you have photos in your iPhoto library. Your iPhoto albums and events will also be created as Dropbox albums (viewable on the web).”

Dropbox doesn’t says anything about fourth feature- Much faster upload/download speeds for large files.

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