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Dropbox Paper Guide

We'll show you how easy it is to get up and running with Paper. Learn how to create docs, coordinate work, and use Paper to drive projects forward.

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Collaborate in one place

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Get on the same page

When you work together using Paper, you don't have to be in the same room to get work done. Leverage real-time editing, to-dos with @mentions, and calendar integrations to get on the same page.

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Bring content together

Sometimes you need more than text to communicate your idea. That’s why Paper makes it easy to co-edit and comment on your various file types using rich media integrations.

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Keep projects on track

Make sure important tasks and deadlines don't get forgotten. Assign to-dos, due dates, and manage timelines with milestones, directly from Paper.

Create & edit in real time

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Get polished docs in no time

It’s not just what you say, it’s how you say it. Paper gives you a better way to create docs that look every bit as good as the ideas inside them.

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Discover hidden features

Want to master the ins and outs of creating docs in Paper? You can get even more out of Paper using a few hidden gems.

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Stay in flow with shortcuts

Poking through toolbars for formatting options can interrupt your flow. Paper has all kinds of keyboard shortcuts to keep you moving.

Coordinate & communicate

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Exchange feedback in real time

Eliminate the need for messy email threads full of feedback. With Paper, you’ll always get notified when someone’s left a comment.

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Save time with custom templates

Cut out busywork with Paper templates. Your team can start docs quickly, standardize forms, and streamline processes in no time.

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Track moving pieces with timelines

Coordinating projects is hard work. Create visual charts to show what’s happening when—and who’s responsible for what.