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Dropbox + Gmail Integrations

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Do Even More with Dropbox + Gmail

With Zapier, you can do more than just connect 2 apps—you can automate entire processes from beginning to end! Here are some popular ways users make their Dropbox + Gmail workflows do more for them.

  • Dropbox triggers, actions, and search
    New Folder
    Triggers when a new folder is added. Make sure the number of files/folders in the watched folder does not exceed 4000.
    Trigger
    Scheduled
  • Dropbox triggers, actions, and search
    New File in Folder
    Triggers when a new file is added to a folder. Make sure the number of files/folders in the watched folder does not exceed 4000.
    Trigger
    Scheduled
  • Dropbox triggers, actions, and search
    Create Folder
    Creates a brand new folder at the path you specify.
    Action
    Write
  • Dropbox triggers, actions, and search
    Upload File
    Upload an existing file or attachment not bigger than 100 MB.
    Action
    Write
  • Dropbox triggers, actions, and search
    Move File
    Moves a file to a new location at the path you specify.
    Action
    Write
  • Dropbox triggers, actions, and search
    Create Text File
    Creates a brand new text file from plain text content you specify.
    Action
    Write
  • Dropbox triggers, actions, and search
    Create or Append to Text File
    Adds a new line to an existing text file, or creates a file if it doesn't exist.
    Action
    Write
  • Dropbox triggers, actions, and search
    Rename File
    Renames a file that you specify.
    Action
    Write
  • Dropbox

    Creates a shared link for a file.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Dropbox

    Finds a folder by name. Make sure the number of files/folders in the watched folder does not exceed 4000.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Dropbox

    Search for a specific file by name. Make sure the number of files/folders in the watched folder does not exceed 4000.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Dropbox

    Searches for files in a folder that match a search term in the contents or name. Requires a Dropbox Business account.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Gmail

    Triggers when you receive a new attachment (triggers once per attachment).

    Scheduled

    Trigger

  • Gmail

    Triggers when you add a new label.

    Scheduled

    Trigger

  • Gmail

    Triggers when you label an email.

    Scheduled

    Trigger

  • Gmail

    Triggers when a new e-mail appears in the specified mailbox.

    Scheduled

    Trigger

  • Gmail

    Triggers when you receive a new email that matches a search string you provide.

    Scheduled

    Trigger

  • Gmail

    Triggers when you receive a new email and star it within two days.

    Scheduled

    Trigger

  • Gmail

    Triggers when a new thread starts.

    Scheduled

    Trigger

  • Gmail

    Add a label to an email message.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Gmail

    Create (but do not send) a new email message.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Gmail

    Creates a new label.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Gmail

    Create and send a new email message.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Gmail

    Remove a label from an email message.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Gmail

    Send a reply to an email message.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Gmail

    Finds an email message.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Gmail

    Finds or creates a specific message.

    Scheduled

    Action

How Dropbox + Gmail Integrations Work

  1. Step 1: Authenticate Dropbox and Gmail.
    30 seconds
  2. Step 2: Pick one of the apps as a trigger, which will kick off your automation.
    15 seconds
  3. Step 3: Choose a resulting action from the other app.
    15 seconds
  4. Step 4: Select the data you want to send from one app to the other.
    2 minutes
  5. That’s it! More time to work on other things.

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One of the most popular email services, Gmail keeps track of all your emails with threaded conversations, tags, and Google-powered search to find any message you need.
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