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In order to share files using our Direct people towards a URL (menu, website, etc) feature, your file must first be hosted and publicly accessible on the web. There are a variety of options for doing this and this guide walks you through one of them.

Guide for using Dropbox

Dropbox setup steps

  1. Head to www.dropbox.com/basic and click "sign up for free"

  2. Enter your details to create an account

  3. Click "Or continue with 2 GB Dropbox Basic plan" (see screenshot below)

  4. Ignore the instructions to download the Dropbox app and instead click this link instead and log in using your account credentials: https://www.dropbox.com/login

  5. Click "Upload" and select "Upload files" then select the file you want to use

  6. Click the "•••" on the file you just uploaded, then click "Share"

  7. Down the bottom in the "Share link instead" section click "Create link"

  8. Next, click copy link and then follow this guide to use the link with Comply Group.

Dropbox setup key screenshots

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