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Dropbox Mac App With Apple Silicon Support Now Available to All Beta Users

Thursday January 13, 2022 1:01 am PST by Sami Fathi

Following restricted testing of native assist, Dropbox’s Mac app constructed for Apple silicon is now obtainable to all beta testers.

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Earlier this month, Dropbox started testing native Apple silicon assist with a handful of beta testers, promising to increase testing to all beta customers earlier than the tip of the month. Now, all Dropbox customers who’ve enabled “Early releases” of their account preferences may have entry to the native Apple silicon app.

On a assist web page, Dropbox says that customers on Apple silicon Macs can anticipate to obtain the newer model inside 24 hours after becoming a member of the early releases program for his or her account. Here’s how to be a part of this system:

  1. Go to and log into your account.
  2. In the highest right-hand nook, click on your profile image and go into Settings.
  3. Under General, find Preferences and toggle on “Early releases.”

Dropbox confronted criticism late final 12 months following confused messaging from the corporate about whether or not its shopper would undertake native Apple silicon assist, forcing prospects on Apple’s newest Macs to use a model of the app constructed for Intel-based computer systems. Amongst Mac customers, Dropbox has been criticized for being poorly optimized, main to extreme reminiscence and battery utilization.

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