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Get notified in Slack when new files are added to Dropbox

Have a shared Dropbox folder that you'd like to watch for new files? Use this Dropbox to Slack Zapier integration to get notified automatically every time a new file is added to a specified Dropbox folder.

Have a shared Dropbox folder that you'd like to watch for new files? Use this Dropbox to Slack Zapier integration to get notified automatically every time a new file is added to a specified Dropbox folder.

  1. When this happens...
    DropboxDropbox
    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.

    TriggerScheduled
  2. automatically do this!
    SlackSlack
    Send Channel Message

    Post a new message to a specific #channel you choose. Can also schedule a message for later.

    ActionWrite
  • 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

  • Slack

    Triggers when a new message is posted to any public channel.

    Instant

    Trigger

  • Slack

    Triggers whenever a new #channel is created.

    Instant

    Trigger

  • Slack

    Triggers when a new message is posted to a specific #channel you choose.

    Instant

    Trigger

  • Slack

    Triggers when a custom emoji has been added to a team.

    Instant

    Trigger

  • Slack

    Triggers when a new file is uploaded to your workspace.

    Instant

    Trigger

  • Slack

    Triggers when a username or highlight word is mentioned in a public #channel.

    Instant

    Trigger

  • Slack

    Triggers when a new message is posted to a specific #private-channel or multi-dm.

    Instant

    Trigger

  • Slack

    Triggers when you click the "Push to Zapier" button from a message in Slack.

    Instant

    Trigger

  • Slack

    Triggers when a reaction (aka reactji) is added to a message in a public #channel.

    Instant

    Trigger

  • Slack

    Triggers when you save a message.

    Instant

    Trigger

  • Slack

    Triggers when a new Slack user is created / first joins your org.

    Instant

    Trigger

  • Slack

    Adds a reminder for yourself or a teammate, just like the

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Slack

    Invite an existing User to an existing Channel. You must be a member of the channel to invite someone to it.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Slack

    Post a new message to a specific #channel you choose. Can also schedule a message for later.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Slack

    Send a direct message to a user or yourself from the Slackbot. Can also schedule a message for later.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Slack

    Creates a new channel.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Slack

    Post a new message to a private channel you choose. Can also schedule a message for later.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Slack

    Sets the topic on a selected channel.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Slack

    Update basic profile fields such as name or title

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Slack

    Sets your Slack status to the given text and emoji.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Slack

    Finds a Slack message using the Slack Search feature.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Slack

    Finds a user by matching against their email instead of their username.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Slack

    Finds a user by their ID.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Slack

    Finds a user by matching against their real name instead of their username.

    Scheduled

    Action

  • Slack

    Finds a user by their username.

    Scheduled

    Action

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