Why do the pictures I download from Dropbox appear in Google Plus?

If you have Google Plus installed on your Android phone with Auto Backup enabled, any new pictures in your camera roll will upload to Google Plus automatically. This includes any pictures downloaded from Dropbox.

To prevent the pictures in your camera roll from automatically uploading to Google Plus, you'll have to disable Auto Backup from Google Plus' mobile app settings. To change your settings, follow the instructions in Google's Mobile Help Center.

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