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Dropbox API

Dropbox is a storage service that syncs files online and across your computers via installed software. The API allows read/write access to the same files, piggybacking on Dropbox's file synchronization and storage.

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Dropbox: Highlights

Summary
Online storage provider
Category
Storage
Tags
Protocols
REST
Data Formats
JSON, JSONP
API home
https://www.dropbox.com/developers/core 

Dropbox: Specifications

Functionality

Client Install Required
No  
Service Endpoint
https://api.dropbox.com/0/

Signup and Licensing

Signup Requirements
Free account required  
Developer Key Required
Yes  
Account Required
Yes  
Commercial Licensing
 
Provider
dropbox.com  
Non-Commercial Lic.
 
Data Licensing
 
Usage Fees
 
Program Fees
 
Certification Program
 
Usage Limits
No limit, but throttled at 5,000 queries per day 
Terms of Service
 

Security

Authentication Model
OAuth 
SSL Support
Yes 
Read-only Without Login
No 

Support

Vendor API Kits
Python, Java, Ruby 
Community API Kits
Ruby, Perl, PHP, ActionScript, C# 
API Blog
https://www.dropbox.com/developers/blog 
Site Blog
blog.dropbox.com/ 
API Forum
forums.dropbox.com/ 
Developer Support
 
Console URL
 

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  • mfetzer
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  • ryeager
  • tomex007

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