Move Dropbox to OneDrive

| Published: November 21, 2019 | Cloud Backup, Email Backup, Email Migration

These days, web storage applications are the first choice for most of the users to save their data. Many users have more than one account of the same as well as different cloud storage drives. In this article, you will understand the migration process through which you can move Dropbox to OneDrive. There are two ways to migrate data from one account of Dropbox to another account of the OneDrive application.

Reasons to Move from Dropbox to OneDrive Account

  • Most of the users want to transfer data to get more space as Dropbox offers 2 GB of free space whereas OneDrive provides 5GB space to their users.
  • OneDrive has much better offers comparison of Dropbox and OneDrive provides large storage space than Dropbox.
  • Users can have an opportunity with the use of OneDrive to get Office 365 access.

Move Dropbox to OneDrive by Downloading and Uploading Procedure

This is the traditional way to perform Dropbox to OneDrive migration in this you have to download those items which you want to migrate and then by uploading process, you will upload that downloaded that into your OneDrive account.

Step 1. First, you need to sign in your Dropbox account and then create a folder. In this created folder you have to transfer those items which you want to move from Dropbox to OneDrive account.

Step 2. After that, click on the three dots which are given on the right side of that created folder. Now, hit on the Download option which appeared in the drop-down menu.

Step 3. Now, login to your OneDrive account in which you want to transfer that downloaded folder. Click on the Upload button and then select File or Folder for the uploading process. You need to extract that created .zip file to upload folder directly.

Move Dropbox to OneDrive with Installed Applications on Desktop

In this method, you need to download both Dropbox and OneDrive application on your computer system and then install both of them.

  • After installing them on your desktop, you can find them in your Windows File Explorer.
  • Now, you can move from Dropbox to OneDrive through the cut and paste options through Windows File Explorer.

Through these methods of migration, you can move Dropbox to OneDrive. But with this, you have to spend more time to perform this method as you have to follow all processes manually.

Migration Solution to Perform Cloud Storage Drive Data Moving Process

There are many cloud storage platforms like Google Drive, OneDrive and Dropbox and to perform the migration process between these you can use a software that is Cloud Drive Migration Tool which can perform this process with more relevant results.

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Dropbox to OneDrive, Dropbox and Google Drive

If you want to move Dropbox to OneDrive with multiple accounts then you should try the automated tool as this tool allows you to perform Dropbox migration into various accounts of the more than one application (Dropbox, G Drive, and OneDrive) directly. It provides options to make this migration process easier and safer.

G Drive to G Drive, OneDrive and Dropbox

You can process complete data from G Drive to multiple accounts of G Drive, OneDrive and Dropbox through the use of this software along with data like Google docs, Xls, images, videos, and other text and non-text items of the selected drive account. It can allow you to perform the Google Drive migration process on all Windows-based operating systems.

OneDrive to Google Drive, OneDrive and Dropbox

If you want to perform any process other than Dropbox to OneDrive migration like OneDrive to other cloud drives like OneDrive, G Drive and Dropbox. To perform the OneDrive migration process this software allows you to transfer selective data through its filtration section.


Through the all above discussion any reader may understand the process to move Dropbox to OneDrive through the manual way. But if you want to try the Cloud Drive Migration tool then you can download it for free and try it on your computer system. You can perform the process with the first item from every loaded folder of Dropbox account as the whole migration process can be done through the help of licensed edition only.