Dropbox Personal

Learn how to connect to a personal Dropbox account.


Movebot supports connecting to a personal Dropbox account through the Dropbox API. Connecting to Dropbox uses OAuth to authorize.

To connect to Dropbox Business or Dropbox Teams see Dropbox Business


To connect to Dropbox Personal in Movebot you need:

  • To be the account owner or have access to the Dropbox Personal Account

  • The Dropbox account must be licensed

Configuration Steps

  1. Login to Movebot and create a new project or task

  2. When configuring the source or destination, choose to Create new Connection

  3. Select Dropbox Personal from the list of available connections and set the connection name

  4. Click Connect to Dropbox and authorize the connection through the popup window. You will be required to log in to Dropbox. Make sure you login with the same account that you specified above.

  5. Click Save and Test connection in Movebot

  6. If the connection has succeeded, you can continue

Supported Features

Movebot has comprehensive support for Dropbox and is well-maintained.

FeatureSupported in Movebot

User Drives

Fully Supported


Fully Supported

Modification Retention

Fully Supported

Automatic Sanitization

Fully Supported

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