Category: Tech

On mars 11, 2011

Installing Dropbox as a service on Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 (x64)

This is an updated post for some things have changed as of Windows Server 2008 R2. This solution is currently installed on Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1. What you need: The file srvany.exe from the Windows Server Rresource Kit. 1. Install Dropbox (I used version 1.0.10) 2. Choose preferences and uncheck “Show desktop notifications” and
On januari 20, 2011

Installing Dropbox as a service on Windows Server 2003, 2008 (x64)

I wanted to install a backup solution, and made a go for using the Dropbox service. What you need: Windows Server 2003 Resource Kit. Assuming installation was done in default directory. 1. Install Dropbox (I used version 1.0.10) 2. Choose preferences and uncheck “Show desktop notifications” and “Start Dropbox on system startup” 3. Exit Dropbox