Re: Invisible Dropbox pop-ups

George McCoy <slr1bpz@...>

If you uncheck notifications, you will get no notifications from dropbox at all.

You will not know when changes take place in your shared folders, for example.


On 3/11/2019 12:23 PM, Lino Morales wrote:

Yeah I like James Shols and others get these weir Dropbox notifications as well. So if I were to uncheck notifications well I get any let me know ofany new files etc. that are being uploaded? Thanks.


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From: <> on behalf of Dave Grossoehme <dave@...>
Sent: Monday, March 11, 2019 12:11:39 PM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Invisible Dropbox pop-ups

Good Morning:  I read this information a little late.  However, I check notifications, which are in settings and the notification for Drop Box is uncheck.


On 2/25/2019 5:10 AM, Gene wrote:
Has anyone looked through options in Dropbox to see if anything is available about not showing notifications or messages?  These are, presumably, shown in the system tray.  I almost never use DropBox, though I have it, and I usually don't have it running.  I don't know if I have the latest version.  But the first thing I would do is look through the options to see if anything is available.  I may check later today but it might be better if someone checks who uses it regularly, and knows they have the problem version.  Presumably, I either do or it would update if I leave it on.
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Sent: Monday, February 25, 2019 3:18 AM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Invisible Dropbox pop-ups

The whole thrust of it for us is that you can hear when new updates come in.
To try to schedule everything at the studio will cause our non tech folk a

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From: "Gene" <gsasner@...>
To: <>
Sent: Sunday, February 24, 2019 3:45 PM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Invisible Dropbox pop-ups

Is there any reason to have it running constantly?  You can exit it and only
run it when you want to use it.

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From: James Scholes
Sent: Sunday, February 24, 2019 9:32 AM
Subject: [nvda] Invisible Dropbox pop-ups

Hi all,

I'm running Dropbox v68.3.92.  Approximately every half an hour or so,
NVDA's focus is being moved to a Dropbox window which only seems to
contain a single, blank edit field.  The window doesn't seem to stay on
the screen, but focus isn't returned to where it was previously after it
disappears.  In fact, NVDA reports it as taking up a rectangle of 0
pixels, so I don't know if anything shows up visually on the screen at all.

As you can imagine, having to dismiss these boxes several times per day
is irritating.  Does anybody have a work-around?


James Scholes

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