Dropbox Synchronization

Dropbox can be synchronized codeless with various external systems using the Layer2 File Pal.


Learn on this page how the integration of Dropbox works with the Layer2 File Pal. Make use of the benefits and features of this data integration tool by trying it out yourself: Free Trial Registration


In order to connect your Dropbox, you should follow the next steps.

1. Create a new connection WITH Dropbox

Open your Layer2 File Pal and click NEW CONNECTION.


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2. Give Your connection a Name and choose DRopbox

Choose your first system (Dropbox, on the left side of your screen). 


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3. Connect your System 

Now you should see a window with the information: "Not connected". Click CONNECT.


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4. Sign in

Now you can enter your Dropbox login data and click Sign in.


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5. Trust the developer

When you see the warning below, click Continue


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6. Grant permission

To connect Dropbox, please click Allow when the information about permissions is shown. 


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7. Close tab

If you see this text, you can close the browser tab.  


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8. Connected

When your Dropbox is connected you can read the information below and click the DONE button. 


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On the right side of your screen you can choose the system you want to sync to Dropbox. Pick and configure the system and click DONE. Here is your connection!


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Safe & Secure

You maintain full control over your data. Layer2 File Pal uses default protocols for authentication and data transfer like OAuth and https. It runs on your servers and we do not collect any information about the data you are syncing.


Connectors for all common file systems

Synchronize one time, manually or automatically! Layer2 File Pal comes with 10+ connectors for all common file systems like Windows File Server, SharePoint, Teams, Azure Files, FTP, Google, Dropbox, ... And we'll continue to add more systems. 


Easy & cost effective

Register, download, setup, connect, sync – done! No hidden costs or content limitations: sync as many files or gigabytes as you need! Create multiple connections for departments, use cases or external systems. Everything included in your annual subscription.


Layer2 File Pal

Full License


annual subscription (excl. VAT)

  • Layer2 File Pal license with unlimited number of connections and amount of items (depending on configuration)
  • Licensing per installation, not bound to any specific connected system, site, tenant or user
  • Version upgrades and new features included
  • All Layer2 File Providers included out-of-the-box
  • License transfer to another server allowed

Layer2 File Pal

One hour prepaid support


for one hour support (excl. VAT)

  • Technical support, training and consulting with one of our in-house experts

  • Setup support

  • Best-practices advice

  • POC (proof of concept)

  • You can book the support hour together with the purchase of the Layer2 File Pal license or separately

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