Dropbox Business - Get a file

Dropbox Business actions are currently unavailable in the APAC region and will be released soon.

The Dropbox Business - Get a file actionA tool for building the processes, logic, and direction within workflows. retrieves a file from Dropbox Business and stores it to a variable to use later in the workflow.

You can use this variable in other actions throughout your workflow. For example, if you want to move or copy this file later in the workflow, the stored file variable can be used to specify the source.

Before you start 

Configure the Dropbox Business - Get a file action

In the Designer page: 

  1. Click the Dropbox Business actionA tool for building the processes, logic, and direction within workflows. group in the action toolbox.

    or

    Find actions by browsing action groups or by typing an action name or function in the Search field at the top of the action toolbox.

  2. Drag the Dropbox Business - Get a file action to the point in the workflow when you want to retrieve the file.
  3. Click the Dropbox Business - Get a file action to open the configuration panel.
  4. Select a Connection.

  5. Select a Member ID.
  6. Under Source, type the Path to the file you want to retrieve or click the browse icon () to browse the folder structure and select the file.
  7. Note: A Connection and Member ID must be selected for the Path field to become configurable.

  8. Select a file variable for Store output.

For more information on the fields and buttons, see Dropbox Business - Get a file action fields, buttons, and settings.