Connect your app to Dropbox

To connect your Auth0 app to Dropbox, you will need to generate a Client ID and Client Secret in a Dropbox app, copy these keys into your Auth0 settings, and enable the connection.

Lock version

This connection will only work with Lock version 9.2 or higher.

1. Login to the developer portal

Go to the Dropbox Developer portal and log in with your Dropbox credentials.

Click Create your app:

2. Create your app

  1. Under Choose an API, select Dropbox API.
  2. Under Choose the type of access you need, select App folder or Full Dropbox, depending on your needs.
  3. Name your app.
  4. Click Create app.

3. Enter your callback URL

On your app's Settings page that follows, enter this URL in the Redirect URIs field:

https://YOUR_AUTH0_DOMAIN/login/callback

Click Add:

4. Get your Client ID and Client Secret

On the same Settings page, your App key and App secret will be displayed:

5. Copy your Client Id and Client Secret into Auth0

In a separate window, login to your Auth0 Dashboard and select Connections > Social in the left nav.

Select Dropbox.

Copy the App key and App secret from the Settings page of the Dropbox Developer portal into the fields on this page on Auth0:

Click SAVE.

6 Enable the Connection

Select the Apps tab of the Dropbox connection on Auth0 and select each of your existing Auth0 apps for which you want to enable this connection:

7 Test the connection

Close the Settings window to return to the Connections > Social section of the Auth0 dashboard.

A TRY icon will now be displayed next to the Dropbox logo:

Click TRY.

Click Allow to grant your app access.

If you have configured everything correctly, you will see the It works!!! page: