You can search for files in your Dropbox account by file name and file extension (for example, .doc or .xsl).
To search your files:
- Sign in to dropbox.com.
- Click on the search bar.
- If you're searching from the Files page, the search bar will extend to fill your whole screen and will display your search results without pressing Enter.
3. Type a term into the search bar.
4. A short list of relevant content appears. To view all results, press Enter.
5. Click a file, folder or Paper doc to open it.
Note: If you have a Professional or Business account, you can also search by any keyword within your files.