If you have documents in a DropBox account and wish to move them over to the Cosmolex Native Document Storage, here are the steps:


  • First, go into your CosmoLex account and make sure CosmoLex is your default document storage application. For assistance on how to do this, click HERE
  • Log-in to your DropBox account. 
  • Click on the Files tab located on the left.
  • Click on the Apps folder on the Files page.
  • Click on the CosmoLex folder within the Apps page. Here you will find individual files for all your Matters.
  • Click on the Matter file you wish to download. Then right-click on your mouse and select Download. 
  • All files inside the Matter will download as a .zip file onto your computer.



  • Double-click on the .zip file to open it. It will now show all documents inside the .zip file.
  • Holding down the Shift button on your keyboard, select all the documents using your cursor. This will highlight them as seen below.



  • Release the Shift button on your keyboard.
  • Left-click your mouse and hold it, then drag-and-drop all the files to another area, such as your Desktop or a created folder.
  • Go into your CosmoLex account and find the Matter you wish to add documents. 
  • From within the Matter, you can go to the Documents tab, or you can use the Documents tab under Activities to upload the documents. 
  • Select Add, then Add File. This will open the Add File screen.



  • Select Browse.
  • Find where you have located the documents associated with the Matter. 
  • Select the document you wish to upload. You can upload multiple documents at one time by holding down the Shift button when you select them. 
  • Another way of uploading multiple files in Cosmolex is by holding down the Ctrl button on your keyboard, and select the files you want to bring in.
  • You will then see the files showing in the add file window.
  • When ready, hit Upload



  • Once complete, the documents will be attached to the Matter in your CosmoLex.