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OfficeDrop Introduces Sync for Mac and a Super-Slick New UI

Oct 30 2012 12:00AM

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CAMBRIDGE, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 10/30/12 -- Online cloud storage platform OfficeDrop today introduced a brand new user interface for our searchable storage accounts, and a Mac file sync client that will rock your Mac-loving world! OfficeDrop Mac users can now instantly sync any file or folder on their computer to the cloud. Paired with an intuitive new web interface that shows icons of all of your folders and thumbnail views of docs (so you can find exactly what you're looking for), this OfficeDrop update makes it much easier to sync and navigate your files.

"OfficeDrop has seen tremendous traction since the introduction of our Windows Sync client earlier this year," said Prasad Thammineni, CEO of OfficeDrop. "Our value proposition has always been to make it super simple for small businesses to back up and share their files in the cloud. OfficeDrop Sync takes this philosophy a step further by making it ultra-intuitive to back up files and access them from anywhere."

OfficeDrop Sync for Mac cloud-connects a behavior that everyone with a computer knows how to do -- save a file within a desktop folder. Unlike other cloud storage and sync services, OfficeDrop lets you connect any folder on your desktop to the cloud -- no need to make a whole new magic folder. Once you sync a folder, any new item instantly gets added to the cloud without any extra steps required!

Once your files are stored safely within OfficeDrop's cloud, the new web user interface allows you to easily search for files and share them with others. Once you log into your OfficeDrop online cloud storage account, your folders look similarly to how they already do on your desktop. Think of it as a mirror image, access anywhere, shareable version of the files on your computer.

Here's how to sync any folder on your Mac with OfficeDrop. Simply download and install OfficeDrop's Mac sync client for free, install it and select any folder on your desktop. "Right click" on the folder using Control + a mouse click and select the "Sync with OfficeDrop sync" option from the menu. Then, simply search and share your files using your OfficeDrop account online.

OfficeDrop is a complete cloud solution for small businesses, from digitizing documents for the cloud, to an advanced cloud file search engine, to storage accounts that are sharable with teams. OfficeDrop's smartphone scanner apps, like the popular iOS PDF app, (yes, we have an Android app too!) make digitization and sharing on the go fast and easy. To learn how OfficeDrop makes digital life simple with its scan-and-capture apps and services, visit www.officedrop.com.

About OfficeDrop
OfficeDrop's productivity apps and desktop scanning software make it easy for small businesses to scan paper to the cloud and access files from anywhere, at any time, using any device. OfficeDrop's searchable online cloud storage platform gives paper new life and makes documents collaborative. Headquartered in Cambridge, MA, OfficeDrop was founded in 2007. For more information, visit www.officedrop.com.



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Contact:
Erica Orthmann or Kevin Leahy
for OfficeDrop
(617) 945-1915
officedrop(at)launchsquad(dot)com





Source: Marketwire