Software idiosyncrasies on desktop computers


The data synchronization program dropbox is installed on all standard desktop computers.

You can launch the program either via the icon InternetDropbox in the K menu or by typing dropbox in a terminal window. After a successful login, the program generates its own icon within the task list.

Since this program is proprietary, commercial product (in contrast to the vast majority of the other installed programs) we want to stress a couple of points:


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