Dropbox

Dropbox

Dropbox is a service that keeps your files safe, synced, and easy to share. Connect to Dropbox to manage your files. You can perform various actions such as upload, update, get, and delete files in Dropbox.

Actions

Copy file

This operation copies a file to Dropbox.

Required Parameters

Source URL
string
The url to source file
Destination File Path
string
The destination file path, including target filename.

Optional Parameters

Overwrite
boolean
Overwrites the destination file if set to 'true'.

Returns

Body
BlobMetadata

Blob metadata

Create file

This operation creates a file in a folder.

Required Parameters

Folder Path
string
The path to the folder.
File Name
string
The name of the file.
File Content
binary
The content of the file.

Returns

Body
BlobMetadata

Blob metadata

Delete file

This operation deletes a file.

Required Parameters

File
string
The unique identifier of the file.

Returns

Body
BlobMetadata

Blob metadata

Extract archive to folder

This operation extracts an archive file into a folder (example: .zip).

Required Parameters

Source Archive File Path
string
The path to the archive file.
Destination Folder Path
string
The path to extract the archive contents.

Optional Parameters

Overwrite
boolean
Overwrites the destination files if set to 'true'.

Returns

array of BlobMetadata

Get file content

This operation gets the content of a file.

Required Parameters

File
string
The unique identifier of the file.

Optional Parameters

Infer Content Type
boolean
A boolean value (true, false) to infer content-type based on extension.

Returns

File Content
binary

The content of the file.

Get file content using path

This operation gets the content of a file using the path.

Required Parameters

File Path
string
The unique path of the file.

Optional Parameters

Infer Content Type
boolean
A boolean value (true, false) to infer content-type based on extension.

Returns

File Content
binary

The content of the file.

Get file metadata

This operation gets the metadata for a file.

Required Parameters

File
string
The unique identifier of the file.

Returns

Body
BlobMetadata

Blob metadata

Get file metadata using path

This operation gets the metadata of a file using the path.

Required Parameters

File Path
string
The unique path of the file.

Returns

Body
BlobMetadata

Blob metadata

List files in folder

This operation gets the list of files and subfolders in a folder.

Required Parameters

Folder
string
The unique identifier of the folder.

Returns

array of BlobMetadata

List files in root folder

This operation gets the list of files and subfolders in the root folder.

Required Parameters

Source URL
string
The url to source file
Destination File Path
string
The destination file path, including target filename.

Optional Parameters

Overwrite
boolean
Overwrites the destination file if set to 'true'.

Returns

array of BlobMetadata

Update file

This operation updates a file.

Required Parameters

File
string
The unique identifier of the file.
File Content
binary
The content of the file.

Returns

Body
BlobMetadata

Blob metadata

Triggers

When a file is created

This operation triggers a flow when a new file is created in a folder.

Required Parameters

Folder
string
The unique identifier of the folder.

Optional Parameters

Infer Content Type
boolean
A boolean value (true, false) to infer content-type based on extension.

Returns

File Content
binary

The content of the file.

When a file is created (metadata only)

This operation triggers a flow when a new file is created in a folder.

Required Parameters

Folder
string
The unique identifier of the folder.

Returns

List of Files
BlobMetadata

Blob metadata

When a file is modified

This operation triggers a flow when a file is modified in a folder.

Required Parameters

Folder
string
The unique identifier of the folder.

Optional Parameters

Infer Content Type
boolean
A boolean value (true, false) to infer content-type based on extension.

Returns

File Content
binary

The content of the file.

When a file is modified (metadata only)

This operation triggers a flow when a file is modified in a folder.

Required Parameters

Folder
string
Select a folder

Returns

List of Files
BlobMetadata

Blob metadata

Definitions

BlobMetadata

Blob metadata

DisplayName
string
The display name of the file or folder.
ETag
string
The etag of the file or folder.
FileLocator
string
The filelocator of the file or folder.
Id
string
The unique id of the file or folder.
IsFolder
boolean
A boolean value (true, false) to indicate whether or not the blob is a folder.
LastModified
date-time
The date and time the file or folder was last modified.
MediaType
string
The media type of the file or folder.
Name
string
The name of the file or folder.
Path
string
The path of the file or folder.
Size
integer
The size of the file or folder.

Limits

NameCallsRenewal Period
API calls per connection10060 seconds