How Many Devices Can Be Connected to Dropbox?


U-M Dropbox


How many devices can Dropbox be installed on?


You can link up to five computers and five mobile devices (phone/tablet) per account.

  • Note: You cannot install on ten computers or ten mobile devices. It is five computers and/or five mobile devices.
  • An exception can be made with a request and valid business case 
    • Requests for extensions can be sent to

How can I tell how many devices I am using?

  • Login to
  • Click your avatar in the upper right
  • Click Settings
  • Click Security
    • Devices will be listed
    • You can remove devices if needed by clicking the Trash icon to the right of each listed device

Additional Information

Need additional information or assistance? Contact the ITS Service Center.


Article ID: 4906
Thu 4/22/21 4:20 PM
Fri 2/18/22 3:12 PM