New tutorial: Syncing via Dropbox and WebDAV

Sync via Sync Store title pictureIf you want to synchronize your DEVONthink databases flexibly and securely via an internet-based service such as Dropbox, Box, CloudMe, or just any WebDAV server, we’ve just added a new tutorial for you.

The tutorial explains step-by-step what ‘sync stores’ are and how to set up your sync locations on your Macs and iOS devices. And if you’re prefer to sync directly via the local network, we already published a tutorial a few weeks ago. Click here to browse all tutorials.

6 Responses to “New tutorial: Syncing via Dropbox and WebDAV”

  1. Greg M says:

    Hello DEVONThink,

    I recently purchased DEVONthink Pro and DEVONthink To Go and I’m really liking the functionality of both!

    I’m planning how to set up syncing so I’ll be watching this video later on, but quickly, is there a way to sync the iOS and macOS apps using OneDrive?

    I have 1 TB of space on OneDrive and would prefer using that over purchasing more from another cloud vendor.


    Greg Masone

  2. Jim Neumann says:

    Glad to hear you’re liking our work!
    Sorry, but no. OneDrive is not directly supported and they do not offer WebDAV services. If they supported WebDAV, it would be possible to use with both DEVONthink and DEVONthink To Go 2.

  3. Ted Hogan says:


    Are there any plans to support iCloud or OneDrive syncing? I too find having to purchase a separate service as a blocker.


  4. Jim Neumann says:

    iCloud is not technically feasible at this time. We will offer it when these problems can be overcome. OneDrive MAY be supported in the future, but we cannot hope to support all the services people want to use. This is why we have adopted WebDAV as a secondary standard.

  5. Mark says:

    Am I stupid? Where is the tutorial? Why is there no link here? It does not make sense to make your readers browse through tutorials if you are announcing a specific one in this post…

  6. @ Mark: Just click through to the tutorials and check it out there. Tutorials don’t have a deep link on our website we’re afraid.

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