Dropbox Paper

Who Uses Dropbox Paper?

Dropbox Paper is for creative teams, product teams, and dispersed teams at any size company that needs a unified space to exchange ideas.

What Is Dropbox Paper?

You can use Dropbox as your online task management software for project management and team collaboration. With Dropbox Paper, you can manage to-do lists, share files, assign due dates, and track time all in one single place. You can also find these project management tools in the new Dropbox desktop app.

Dropbox Paper Details

Dropbox

https://www.dropbox.com/business

Founded 2007

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Dropbox Paper pricing overview

Dropbox Paper has a free version and does not offer a free trial.


Free Version

Yes

Free Trial

No

Dropbox Paper deployment and support

Support

  • 24/7 (Live Rep)
  • Business Hours
  • Online

Deployment

  • Cloud, SaaS, Web

Training

  • Live Online
  • Webinars
  • Documentation

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Dropbox Paper Reviews

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Overall rating

4.4/5

Average score

Ease of Use 4.4
Customer Service 4.2
Features 4.3
Value for Money 4.5

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Javier A.
Senior UX Designer
Computer Software, 5,001-10,000 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
  • Overall Rating
    5 /5
  • Ease of Use
    4 /5
  • Features & Functionality
    4 /5
  • Customer Support
    3 /5
  • Value for Money
    5 /5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    9/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 29/04/2020

"Great tool for writing and sharing"

Comments: I love this tool. I write practically all my text with it.

Pros: Paper is a incredibly well polished cloud based wysiwyg markdown editor and along with Medium has set the standard for these. It includes some handy features like tables and to-do lists It comes directly with your Dropbox account. It also has very easy sharing. But above all its minimalistic interface helps you focus on writing and removes most distractions.

Cons: Since it is markdown based, it lacks but the most basic formatting options. So if you want more visual adjustments or advanced word processing features, you won't find them in paper

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  • Reviewed on 29/04/2020
Verified Reviewer
Business Owner
Media Production, 2-10 Employees
Used the Software for: 1+ year
  • Overall Rating
    4 /5
  • Ease of Use
    4 /5
  • Features & Functionality
    4 /5
  • Customer Support
    3 /5
  • Value for Money
    4 /5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    7/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 17/12/2019

"A better version of Google Docs"

Comments: It helps when we have a larger story to work on or project, allowing editors to look in on work and make changes, even though we're not in the same room (or the same building).

Pros: Easy to use, perfect for groups working on projects. Not only can you share documents, but you also can get updates from different group members. In some ways, it's like a mix of Google Docs and Stack.

Cons: Nothing really. It's works well, both on wifi and using data on phones and laptops. It doesn't take long to train an employee to use it successfully.

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  • Reviewed on 17/12/2019
Ivelisse V.
Technical Specialist
Computer Software, 11-50 Employees
Used the Software for: 6-12 months
  • Overall Rating
    4 /5
  • Ease of Use
    5 /5
  • Features & Functionality
    4 /5
  • Customer Support
    3 /5
  • Value for Money
    4 /5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    8/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 25/10/2020

"Dropbox paper make it easy to collaborate information with team members"

Comments: In window and Mobile Dropbox Paper works well enough and makes reference to my information when you are. Problems I used to have with their performance were fixed once I informed them, that makes me want to use it more because the developers was able to listen to problems. It is a flexible software that simplifies the handwriting process and offers an interruption free interface independent of project type or business despite certain organizational problems.

Pros: Dropbox Paper provides you with such a perfect platform to write down fast in full detail with the other teammates. It is important that we all remain on the very same page in each remote control workplace so we do not miss any details when collaborate with dropbox.It has a fantastic overall interface in which you can make columns, describe the text, create a to-do checklist and mark people in a calendar.

Cons: I hope that will be enhanced over period when it could even be incorporated into resources like Grammarly . The folder named view is not attractive as well as the slow adjustment of the usage interface can be very frustrating, frequently leading to several blank documents being generated rather than creating an option

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  • Reviewed on 25/10/2020
Laura T.
Communications Coordinator
Market Research, 11-50 Employees
Used the Software for: 6-12 months
  • Overall Rating
    3 /5
  • Ease of Use
    3 /5
  • Features & Functionality
    3 /5
  • Customer Support
    5 /5
  • Value for Money
    5 /5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    8/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 25/07/2019

"Has a lot of potential!"

Comments: I work on a marketing team and I have started building my marketing plans directly in Paper for the to-do list functionality. I wish it had a regular calendar option though! Overall, it is a useful tool that is helpful for project management when collaborating.

Pros: I think the Dropbox Paper feature is fairly new. It has a great general layout where you have the ability to create tables, explain the document, make a to-do list and tag people plus make a timeline. You can highlight text or leave comments directly in the document which makes tracking progress and decisions super easy.

Cons: I really wish the to-do list had a capability to automotically put the dates in chronological order and add them to the timeline. Right now the option is there, but it is all manual. Plus, I could use more highlight color options for color coding!

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  • Reviewed on 25/07/2019
Francielli B.
Biologist
Research, Self Employed
Used the Software for: 2+ years
  • Overall Rating
    5 /5
  • Ease of Use
    5 /5
  • Features & Functionality
    5 /5
  • Customer Support
    5 /5
  • Value for Money
    5 /5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    10/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 16/08/2020

"Reliable storage of personal documents"

Pros: I use dropbox for years with university, I find this app extremely reliable, I have it shared with other professional colleagues and I never had any problems. Always very fast to upload documents, I like the link between different devices and I highly recommend using it.

Cons: The layout has improved a lot in the last few years, I would just like the document folders that had modifications to be in a different color, it would be easy to see.

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  • Reviewed on 16/08/2020