Office 365 upload file

Note: This is an external action and may execute on servers running outside your data centerCentralized locations used to house servers used by Nintex for remote storage, processing, or distribution of data. Nintex has a number of regional data centers available for Nintex for Office 365. For information about Nintex data centers and where your data center is located, contact your Nintex account or territory manager. region. Before implementing, consider performance and regional concerns where digital boundaries are an issue. For more information, see In-tenant and external actions.

Use the Office 365 upload file actionA tool for building the processes, logic, and direction within workflows. to upload a file to a document library on SharePoint.

Note:  Maximum upload file size is 100 MB.

Before you start 

Add and configure the Office 365 upload file action

  1. Click the Libraries and Lists action group in the action toolbox.


    Type the action name or function in the Search field at the top of the action toolbox.

  2. Drag the Office 365 upload file action to the designer canvas.
  3. Do one of the following to open the Action configuration window:

    • Double-click the action.
    • Click on the action and then click Configure.

    See Action configuration window for more information.

  4. Select an option for File to upload.
  5. Specify the Destination site URL where the document library is located.
  6. Select a Connection. If you want to create a new connection, see Create a personal connection for instructions.
  7. Type the URL of the web page you want to be viewable inside the channel.
  8. Specify the Folder path.
  9. Specify the File name including the extension for the file you are uploading.
  10. Click Save.

For more information about the fields buttons and settings, see Office 365 upload file fields, buttons and settings.