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I need to find a way to copy files for Dropbox or Google Drive to my phone. Samsung doesn't allow this in 3rd party file managers like ES File Explorer.

Can anyone please suggest a workaround or app that would make this happen?

Rant: I can't believe Samsung took this away. I feel more and more like iPhone users the more I use this phone. Rant over.

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I need to find a way to copy files for Dropbox or Google Drive to my phone. Samsung doesn't allow this in 3rd party file managers like ES File Explorer.

Can anyone please suggest a workaround or app that would make this happen?

Rant: I can't believe Samsung took this away. I feel more and more like iPhone users the more I use this phone. Rant over.

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it's not samsung that took it away it's 4.4 kitkat that disabled it and as far as i know there is no workaround without root

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Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A Root KoolKit ROM
Samsung Galaxy Tab3 7" JB4.2.2 SM-T217A Rooted S5 Tweaked

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I'm unroot ed and use root browser. It works great for me. Give it a try man.

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there are workarounds yes, but third party apps such as dropbox or google drive will not save to the external sdcard only to internal memory, esfile explorer works great to copy files to and from the external sdcard.

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Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A Root KoolKit ROM
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