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  • Dropbox



24.4.17 | Updated: 4/27/2017



Downloads of v 24.4.17:


Software Author(s):

  • Dropbox


Dropbox 24.4.17

This is not the latest version of Dropbox available.

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To install Dropbox, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Dropbox, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Dropbox, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade dropbox -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade dropbox -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" 

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure dropbox installed
    name: dropbox
    state: present
    version: 24.4.17
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

Coming early 2020!

chocolatey_package 'dropbox' do
  action    :install
  version  '24.4.17'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: dropbox,
    Version: 24.4.17,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller dropbox
   Name     = 'dropbox'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '24.4.17'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'dropbox':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '24.4.17',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install dropbox version="24.4.17" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 4/27/2017.


Dropbox is a free service that lets you bring all your photos, docs,
and videos anywhere. This means that any file you save to your
Dropbox will automatically save to all your computers,
phones and even the Dropbox website. Dropbox also makes it super easy
to share with others, whether you're a student or professional,
parent or grandparent. Even if you accidentally spill a latte on your
laptop, have no fear! You can relax knowing that Dropbox always has
you covered, and none of your stuff will ever be lost.

## Features
- Best-in-class sync technology
- Easy and secure sharing
- Anytime, anywhere access
- 256-bit AES and SSL/TLS encryption
- Version history and file recovery
- Advanced sharing permissions
- Password-protected and expiring shared links
- Remote device wipe
- Require two-factor authentication (2FA)
- Granular permissions
- Account transfer tool
- Enables HIPAA compliance
- Dropbox Paper
- MS Office 365 integration
- Dropbox badge
- Commenting
- Plus button
- File requests
- Smart Sync
- Team folder
- Admin console
- Centralized billing
- Company-managed groups
- Unlimited API access to platform partners
- API access for data transport
- Priority email support
- Live chat support

$ErrorActionPreference  = 'Stop'

$packageArgs        = @{
    packageName     = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
    softwareName    = "Dropbox*"
    url             = ''
    checksum        = '8f1673b46bf331aee6a4d1b1d6cde0dbff610f0db524606c49e2e505be75baa4'
    fileType        = 'exe'
    checksumType    = 'sha256'
    silentArgs      = '/s'
    validExitCodes = @(0, 1641, 3010)

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

if (Get-Process -Name Dropbox) {
    Stop-Process -processname Dropbox
. (Join-Path (Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition -Parent) 'helpers.ps1')

$packageName = 'dropbox'
$fileType = 'exe'
$silentArgs = '/S'
$uninstallProps = getDropboxRegProps

if ($uninstallProps -and $uninstallProps.UninstallString) {
    Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage $packageName $fileType $silentArgs $uninstallerPath.UninstallString
function getDropboxRegProps() {
    $uninstallRegistryPath = 'HKCU:\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Dropbox'

    if (Test-Path $uninstallRegistryPath) {
        $props = @{
            "DisplayVersion" = (Get-ItemProperty $uninstallRegistryPath).DisplayVersion
            "UninstallString" = (Get-ItemProperty $uninstallRegistryPath).UninstallString

    return $props

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Dropbox 82.3.133-beta 14 Friday, September 20, 2019 approved
Dropbox 81.4.195-beta 3 Wednesday, September 18, 2019 approved
Dropbox 81.4.193 1495 Wednesday, September 18, 2019 approved
Dropbox 81.3.190-beta 29 Thursday, September 12, 2019 approved
Dropbox 81.3.185-beta 28 Friday, September 6, 2019 approved
Dropbox 81.3.183-beta 16 Thursday, September 5, 2019 approved
Dropbox 80.4.127 7133 Monday, September 9, 2019 approved
Dropbox 80.4.126 3285 Friday, September 6, 2019 approved
Dropbox 80.3.119 4322 Sunday, September 1, 2019 approved
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