Why you want to backup Box to Dropbox?
You may use multiple cloud storage services for storing different data. But manage all data on different cloud storage services isn’t a simple thing. Besides, you may worry about the security of data online so that you may want to find a way to keep your data safe. Make a backup for your cloud drive is a good way.
Dropbox is another cloud storage service that provides you 2 GB free space to use. If you only want to do a backup for Box, or you bought Dropbox and try to change Box to Dropbox, backup Box to Dropbox should be the best way to keep the old data on the new cloud drive.
How to backup files from Box to Dropbox?
To backup from Box to Dropbox, here you can take an easy way that use a free App MultCloud. MultCloud can put multiple cloud drive accounts to one place for managing and transferring data across cloud, as so far, MultCloud supports those cloud drives free: Google Drive, AmazonS3, Dropbox, Box, OneDrive, FTP, Amazon, Cloudme, Cubby, Mydrive, WEB.DE, Yandex, Hidrive, Baidu, MediaFire, ownCloud, Alfresco, ADrive, Flickr, HubiC, Mysql, Evernote, MEGA, SugarSync. To backup Box to Dropbox directly, here you need to integrate them to MultCloud, but first, you need to register a MultCloud account. Here you can follow the steps below:
Step1. Open MultCloud Website, click Create an Account, or Sign up for registering.
Step2. Then, type all information needed to create an account, go to your email to verify the account by the link they sent to you.
Step3. After activate your MultCloud, you can use it to manage your multiple cloud drives. Click Add Cloud Drives, select the Box and click Next to follow the prompt to add your Box to MultCloud. Then, click Add Cloud Drives again, select Dropbox and Click Next to foolow the prompt to add the Dropbox to your MultCloud. If you have more cloud drives, you can click Add Cloud Drives again to add them to your MultCloud account.
Here, all your cloud drives’ accounts will be list at the left pane. Well, how to backup Box files to Dropbox with MultCloud?
Step4. To backup Box to Dropbox directly, here you can use the Transfer function. Click Transfer at the top of the page, then, select Box as the source directory, and the Dropbox as the destination directory. Click Run Now to launch the progress.
- If you do not want to run the progress right now, you can click Schedule Later to set up a time to launch the progress. It will execute no matter your computer is on or off when the time is up.
- The options provides more functions for you to set up more for your backup, like make a schedule file copy, set up an email notification, etc.
- MultCloud supports you backup box files to Dropbox even a single file.
*Update: Nowadays, you can sync cloud drive in MultCloud's Cloud Sync service.