can i place the data files in a dropbox folder?

 i am using 18 in a 1 man shop. but would like to access the data from home to do updates and to transfer to quickbooks financial. i have the computer at the shop and then if i want to change or update the inventory information, etc. would be nice to access this information from my home. 

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You can save a backup in dropbox, but need to move it to your hard drive to restore before use at each location. Dropbox is not a dynamic cloud so you cannot simply store your company file there to access from several devices. Intuit does offer a hosting service and you could also consider  Azure from Microsoft to set up your own virtual network

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