Setup OAuth for Dropbox

Create your own Dropbox application to use with Filestack

Dropbox Application

In order to use Dropbox with Filestack, you’ll need to have your own custom Dropbox application and enter your Dropbox application’s API keys in your Filestack Developer Portal.

  1. Go to https://www.dropbox.com/developers and click the center square labeled Create your App.

    Screenshot showing the Dropbox developers home screen

  2. Select the radio button for Dropbox API. Choose Full Dropbox access. Name your application. Click Create App in the lower righthand corner.

    Screenshot showing the Dropbox app permissions

  3. On the settings tab, click the button to Enable additional users

  4. Copy both your App key and App secret to add them to your Filestack Developer Portal later.

    Add the following two redirect URIs to the section labeled OAuth 2:

    https://www.filestackapi.com/api/client/dropbox/authCallback/open
    
    https://www.filestackapi.com/api/client/dropbox/authCallback/saveas
    

    Screenshot showing the required redirects for Dropbox and Filestack

  5. Optional Step: You can configure your domain name and logo on the Branding tab.

    Screenshot showing the required redirects for Dropbox and Filestack

  6. Now you can login to your Filestack Developer Portal and find Dropbox Auth in the sidebar. Enter your App Key and App Secret from Dropbox here.