DropboxPortableAHK is a portable version of the famous online storage service Dropbox. This version of the app was developed with AutoHotkey system, independently of the creators of the service. It allows you to use Dropbox without installing it, or you can run the program directly from a USB stick.
Despite being portable, a small process of transferring files from Dropbox so that it can be used. However, this is done only once, no longer has any similar work and just double click on the executable file for a session is started the application.
No installation and anywhere
If you use Dropbox and want the convenience of accessing the content of your account (in addition to sending new documents and files there) anywhere and directly from the desktop, without using the official page of the service, is what you DropboxPortableAHK sought. However, to start using this application you need to perform some actions.
First, when you run the file DropboxPortableAHK, the service reports that it takes to download complete files from Dropbox (it is they who will use the storage system without installation). Confirm the download and the data is transferred in a ZIP file format.
Done it, just unzip the new file and inside it will be all that is required to use Dropbox. This new folder contains an executable and other files are also needed for the application to work correctly. It can be taken on any mobile or even transferred to a PC for you to use Dropbox without installation.
From now on, you use the app the same as when it was installed: you must create an account or access an existing one, choose a location on your hard drive to store the files on Dropbox and can also request data synchronization with the web the computer. The program is “hidden” in the system tray and can be activated at any time.
This portable version of Dropbox is not as intuitive as most portable applications that is out there, and some users may hit a bit to run the program and make it ready for use. But undoubtedly the DropboxPortableAHK is no big deal.
At most, this is the only difference between this version and the one to which we are accustomed. Other than that, everything works exactly the same, even with the same practicality as peculiar and that worked so well in the original Dropbox desktop.