Setup OAuth for Dropbox

Create and integrate a custom Dropbox application with Filestack using OAuth for seamless cloud storage integration..

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 and click the Create your App button.

    Screenshot showing the Dropbox developers home screen

  2. Choose Scoped access with Full Dropbox setting. Name your application. Click Create App in the lower right-hand 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:

    Screenshot showing the required redirects for Dropbox and Filestack

  5. On the permissions tab, select the following permissions:, and

    Screenshot showing the required permissions for Dropbox and Filestack

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

    Screenshot showing the required redirects for Dropbox and Filestack

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

And that’s it. You’ve successfully finished setting up OAuth for cloud storage.