Pictures syncing to Dropbox

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    after installing JB, pictures i take on my phone do not automatically sync to the Dropbox Camera Uploads folder. Any ideas how to making syncing work again like it did with ICS?
     
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    Go into Settings (Lower left soft button at bottom of screen) > scroll down to "accounts" > tap on "Dropbox" > tap on your account name > tap the menu soft key at the bottom of the screen and tap "sync now".

    Also, tap on "account settings" and then tap on "turn on camera upload".

    I had this turned on on my phone but thought it was a royal pain. It drained my battery very fast and slowed my phone down quite a bit... but I have and take a lot of pictures and videos.

    David
     
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    David, thanks a million. As it turns out, JB must have deleted Dropbox from my accounts. i added it and now all is working
    great. thanks again.
     
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    Did you have the option to sync via WiFi only? I back up my pictures to Google+ and have it set to do it WiFi only, which generally is when I get home.
     
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    Yes, I have it. If you go into the dropbox settings on the phone and tap on "camera Upload", it gives you two choices; Wifi only and WiFi+Data.

    David
     
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    Thanks.
     
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    I can't seem to press the "Sync Now" button. I can only seem to press the "Remove My Account" button. Any suggestions?
    My dropbox was syncing perfectly, automatically syncing immediately on wifi, but I just realised that it has not synced photos for roughly 1 week. I've tried putting it on Wifi + data as well, no luck.
    Any help?
     
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    I have the same problem. All my photos were automatically syncing to dropbox until about a week ago and now I can't press "Sync Now" only "remove account" just like previous poster. I still have plenty of storage space on my dropbox account. Same as above. Thanks for any help on this.
     
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