There are several ways to check the progress of files uploading or syncing to Dropbox.
- Unlike the Dropbox desktop app, which constantly checks your files for changes, the mobile app usually syncs on demand only.
- Learn more about the syncing status of Dropbox files on a mobile device.
- To know when files and folders are finished uploading, view the status icons.
- To check the progress of syncing files, click the Dropbox icon in your system tray or menu bar.
- Learn more about syncing with Dropbox—what it is, and how it works.