NOTE: If you want to save multiple emails as PDF to Dropbox, please check the following support note: How to save multiple emails as PDF to Dropbox.
If you want to automate saving of multiple emails to Dropbox, please check the following support note: How to automate saving of multiple emails (entire label or emails matching query) to Dropbox.

Here is how you can save email to Dropbox with our Chrome extension:

  1. Install the cloudHQ Chrome browser extension Save emails to Dropbox from this location: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/save-emails-to-dropbox/kmmbmpkajhenhimnecbblbfojdecfdmk/.
    chrome extension
  2. Add this extension to Chrome so you will have the “Save to Dropbox” button in your Gmail or Google Apps mail:
    chrome extension
  3. Open email and click the “Save to Dropbox” button on your Gmail or Google Apps mail:
    chrome extension
  4.  

    If you get this notification, it means you will need to authorize Dropbox:
    chrome extension

    • Click “Add Dropbox Account”:
      authorize
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    • This will display for a few seconds, then automatically redirect to Dropbox:
      authorize
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    • Authorize cloudHQ in Dropbox:
      authorize
      authorize
      authorize

    Then go back to email and click the “Save to Dropbox” button.
     

  5. Select the Dropbox folder where you want to save your Gmail or Google Apps email:

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  7. Click “Save” once you have chosen your location Dropbox:

    chrome extension

  8. You will get message that your Gmail or Google Apps email is being saved to Dropbox:
    chrome extension
  9. Your email is now in Dropbox. Click “here” if you want to check in Dropbox:
    chrome extension
  10. If you click “here” you will be redirected to Dropbox:
    chrome extension
  11. You must login to Dropbox to view your saved email:
    chrome extension
  12. Your Gmail or Google Apps email is now saved in Dropbox:
    chrome extension
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