After using Dropbox on Windows for some period if you’ve uninstalled it, you should know this: it’s service named DbxSvc still runs in the background, which you can notice under ‘Processes’ tab in the Task Manager. Let us see how you can stop and uninstall this Dropbox service.

Fix DbxSvc runs even after uninstalling Dropbox

1. Open the command prompt as administrator

2. Type net stop dbxsvc and press enter

3. After that when you see the message’ The DbxSvc’ service was stopped successfully’, type the following command and press enter

sc delete dbxsvc


4. Running the above will delete the Dropbox service.

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