Access Dropbox in Excel

Data results output in Excel


  • Folders - Returns the contents of a folder
  • Shared Folders - Returns the list of all shared folders the current user has access to.
  • Received Files - Returns a list of all files shared with current user.
  • Search - Searches for files and folders.


Listing folders and searching supports filtering the results according to the following regular expression:


  • Info - Gets information about the user.

Add from Manager

The Dropbox Connector is available in the Connectors Manager in the top ribbon:
Manager position in main ribbon

Head over to the File Storage and install Dropbox:
Connector category in Manager window

Get API Token

To use the Dropbox Connector you need a Dropbox account and a Token.

  1. Head over to the Developer section and click "Create app".

  2. On the next page, chose "Dropbox API" in step 1, "Full Dropbox" in step 2, and name your app in step

  3. Scroll down and click "Generate Token".

  4. Copy the token and paste it in the Settings field in the Connector menu.


This connector suite is open-sourced on GitHub.


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