Dropbox is a cloud storage provider. Fivetran supports syncing files from your Dropbox account to your destination. You can sync multiple files as unique tables to your destination.
The Consumer Dropbox connector syncs a single file into a single table whereas, the Dropbox connector syncs multiple files into a single table.
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Follow our step-by-step Consumer Dropbox setup guide to connect your Dropbox account with your destination using Fivetran connectors.
The Consumer Dropbox connector is a Magic Folder connector. We retrieve all the files from the folder that you specify into your destination. Each file is synced as a separate table in the destination.
We only sync the files inside the specified folder. We ignore nested folders.
We use the file name (without the extension) as the destination table name. For example, a file called
sample.csv is synced as
If we find more than one file of the same name, but with different extensions in the folder, we check the last modified dates of the files and sync only the most recently modified file.