Faculty/Staff: Checking for an Existing Personal Dropbox Account
This guide shows you the steps to check if you have an existing personal Dropbox account. This is especially important to check if you have an existing personal Dropbox account tied to an @fullerton.edu email address as you will run into issues in signing up for a CSUF Dropbox for Business account if you already have a personal Dropbox tied to your @fullerton.edu email account. You may also use this same process to check for a personal Dropbox tied to a personal email address.
NOTE: This process may take up to 10 minutes if you have an existing account.
Open your browser to the Dropbox website.
4. If you get a Create an account screen, STOP. You do not have an existing Dropbox account tied to your campus email account. You can request a CSUF Dropbox for Business account.
5. If you get a CSUF portal login for Dropbox, congrats! You already have a CSUF Dropbox for Business. You can complete your portal login to access your CSUF Dropbox for Business account.
6. If you get a Welcome back screen asking you to enter a password, click Forgot your password to reset your password.
10. You’re done! You’ll see a confirmation that the password change was saved. You can now move on to create your CSUF Dropbox for Business account.
Ready to convert your personal Dropbox to a Dropbox for Business account? Go to the CSUF Dropbox for Business website for Faculty/Staff and click on Fastrack Onboarding in the Faculty & Staff Accounts section. View the guide on converting your Dropbox account to a CSUF Dropbox for Business account for more details.
Contact the IT Help Desk at [email protected] or 657-278-7777.
Additional training materials are available at the CSUF Dropbox for Business website for Faculty/Staff.