How to create a shortcut for dropbox

How do I put a Dropbox icon on my desktop?

Create a shortcut to the Dropbox folder on your computer
  1. Go directly to the Dropbox folder’s location.
  2. Right-click the Dropbox folder.
  3. Click Make Alias (or Make Link on Linux).

How do I pin a folder in Dropbox?

To pin a file or folder on
  1. Sign in to
  2. Click All files in the left sidebar.
  3. Hover over the name of the file or folder and click “…” (ellipsis).
  4. Click Pin to [name of the folder] to pin it to its current folder. Or click Pin to… to pin it to a higher-level folder.