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Dropbox Connectivity Solutions

A list of guides and tutorials for connecting to and working with live Dropbox data.

CData Software connectivity tools provide access to live Dropbox data from popular BI, analytics, ETL, and custom applications, offering our customers access to their data wherever they want. Below you will find a list of guides and tutorials for integrating with live Dropbox data.

Integration Use-Cases

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Business Intelligence & Analytics

ProductTechnologyArticle Title
Alteryx DesignerODBCPrepare, Blend, and Analyze Dropbox in Alteryx Designer
Amazon QuickSightConnect ServerBuild Interactive Dashboards from Dropbox in Amazon QuickSight
Aqua Data StudioJDBCConnect to Dropbox in Aqua Data Studio
AWS DatabricksJDBCProcess & Analyze Dropbox Data in Databricks (AWS)
BirstJDBCBuild Visualizations of Dropbox in Birst
BIRTJDBCDesign BIRT Reports on Dropbox
Clear AnalyticsODBCBuild Charts with Dropbox in Clear Analytics
DBxtraODBCBuild Dashboards with Dropbox in DBxtra
DomoODBCCreate Datasets from Dropbox in Domo Workbench
Dundas BIODBCBuild Dashboards with Dropbox in Dundas BI
Excel (on Mac OS)ODBCWork with Dropbox Data in MS Excel on Mac OS X
FineReportJDBCFeed Dropbox into FineReport
Google SheetsConnect ServerAccess Live Dropbox in Google Sheets
IBM Cognos BIODBCCreate Data Visualizations in Cognos BI with Dropbox
Infragistics RevealConnect ServerAnalyze Dropbox Data in Infragistics Reval
JasperServerJDBCCreate Dropbox Reports on JasperReports Server
Jaspersoft BI SuiteJDBCConnect to Dropbox in Jaspersoft Studio
JReport DesignerJDBCIntegrate with Dropbox in JReport Designer
KlipfolioConnect ServerCreate Dropbox-Connected Visualizations in Klipfolio
KNIMEJDBCEnable the Dropbox JDBC Driver in KNIME
LINQPadADO.NETWorking with Dropbox in LINQPad
Looker StudioConnect ServerCreate Reports from Dropbox in Looker Studio
MetabaseConnect ServerCreate Interactive Dropbox-Connected Metabase Dashboards
Microsoft ExcelExcelExcel Spreadsheet Automation with the QUERY Formula
Microsoft SSASADO.NETBuild an OLAP Cube in SSAS from Dropbox
MicroStrategyConnect ServerConnect to Live Dropbox in MicroStrategy through Connect Server
MicroStrategyJDBCUse the CData JDBC Driver for Dropbox in MicroStrategy
Microstrategy DesktopJDBCUse the CData JDBC Driver for Dropbox in MicroStrategy Desktop
Microstrategy WebJDBCUse the CData JDBC Driver for Dropbox in MicroStrategy Web
OBIEEJDBCDropbox Reporting in OBIEE with the Dropbox JDBC Driver
pandasPythonUse pandas to Visualize Dropbox in Python
Pentaho Report DesignerJDBCIntegrate Dropbox in the Pentaho Report Designer
Power BI DesktopPower BIAuthor Power BI Reports on Real-Time Dropbox
Power BI ServiceConnect ServerVisualize Live Dropbox in the Power BI Service
QlikViewODBCConnect to and Query Dropbox in QlikView over ODBC
RJDBCAnalyze Dropbox in R (JDBC)
RODBCAnalyze Dropbox in R (ODBC)
RapidMinerJDBCConnect to Dropbox in RapidMiner
SAP Analytics CloudConnect ServerAnalyze Dropbox in SAP Analytics Cloud
SAP Business ObjectsJDBCCreate an SAP BusinessObjects Universe on the CData JDBC Driver for Dropbox
SAP Crystal ReportsJDBCPublish Reports with Dropbox in Crystal Reports
SASODBCUse the CData ODBC Driver for Dropbox in SAS for Real-Time Reporting and Analytics
SAS JMPODBCUse the CData ODBC Driver for Dropbox in SAS JMP
SisenseJDBCVisualize Live Dropbox in Sisense
Spago BIJDBCConnect to Dropbox in SpagoBI
TableauTableauVisualize Dropbox in Tableau Desktop
Tableau CloudConnect ServerBuild Dropbox Visualizations in Tableau Cloud
Tableau ServerTableauPublish Dropbox-Connected Dashboards in Tableau Server
TIBCO SpotfireADO.NETVisualize Dropbox in TIBCO Spotfire through ADO.NET
TIBCO Spotfire ServerJDBCOperational Reporting on Dropbox from Spotfire Server
VisioODBCLink Visio Shapes to Dropbox

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ETL & Replication

ProductTechnologyArticle Title
Amazon RedshiftCData SyncAutomated Continuous Dropbox Replication to Amazon Redshift
Amazon S3CData SyncAutomated Continuous Dropbox Replication to Amazon S3
Apache AirflowJDBCBridge Dropbox Connectivity with Apache Airflow
Apache CamelJDBCIntegrate with Dropbox using Apache Camel
Apache NiFiJDBCBridge Dropbox Connectivity with Apache NiFi
Apache NiFi Batch OperationsJDBCPerform Batch Operations with Dropbox Data in Apache NiFi
Azure Data LakeCData SyncAutomated Continuous Dropbox Replication to Azure Data Lake
Azure SynapseCData SyncAutomated Continuous Dropbox Replication to Azure Synapse
BIMLSSISUse Biml to Build SSIS Tasks to Replicate Dropbox to SQL Server
CloverDXJDBCConnect to Dropbox in CloverDX (formerly CloverETL)
DatabricksCData SyncAutomated Continuous Dropbox Replication to Databricks
FoxProODBCWork with Dropbox in FoxPro
Google AlloyDBCData SyncAutomated Continuous Dropbox Replication to Google AlloyDB
Google BigQueryCData SyncAutomated Continuous Dropbox Replication to Google BigQuery
Google Cloud SQLCData SyncAutomated Continuous Dropbox Replication to Google Cloud SQL
Google Data FusionJDBCBuild Dropbox-Connected ETL Processes in Google Data Fusion
HULFT IntegrateJDBCConnect to Dropbox in HULFT Integrate
Informatica CloudJDBCIntegrate Dropbox in Your Informatica Cloud Instance
Informatica PowerCenterJDBCCreate Informatica Mappings From/To a JDBC Data Source for Dropbox
Jaspersoft ETLJDBCConnect to Dropbox in Jaspersoft Studio
Microsoft ExcelExcelTransfer Data from Excel to Dropbox
Microsoft Power AutomateConnect ServerBuild Dropbox-Connected Automated Tasks with Power Automate (Desktop)
Oracle Data IntegratorJDBCETL Dropbox in Oracle Data Integrator
petlPythonExtract, Transform, and Load Dropbox in Python
Replicate to CSVPowerShellReplicate Dropbox to MySQL with PowerShell
SAP HANACData SyncAutomated Continuous Dropbox Replication to SAP HANA
SingleStoreCData SyncAutomated Continuous Dropbox Replication to SingleStore
SnapLogicJDBCIntegrate Dropbox with External Services using SnapLogic
SnowflakeCData SyncAutomated Continuous Dropbox Replication to Snowflake
SQL Server Linked ServerConnect ServerConnect to Dropbox as a SQL Server Linked Server
TalendJDBCConnect to Dropbox and Transfer Data in Talend
UiPath StudioODBCCreate an RPA Flow that Connects to Dropbox in UiPath Studio
VerticaCData SyncAutomated Continuous Dropbox Replication to a Vertica Database

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Data Virtualization

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Software Development

ProductTechnologyArticle Title
.NET ChartsADO.NETDataBind Charts to Dropbox
.NET QueryBuilderODBCRapidly Develop Dropbox-Driven Apps with Active Query Builder
Apache SparkJDBCWork with Dropbox in Apache Spark Using SQL
AppSheetConnect ServerCreate Dropbox-Connected Business Apps in AppSheet
ColdFusionJDBCQuery Dropbox in ColdFusion Using JDBC
ColdFusionODBCQuery Dropbox in ColdFusion Using ODBC
DashPythonUse Dash & Python to Build Web Apps on Dropbox
DevExpressADO.NETDataBind Dropbox to the DevExpress Data Grid
EF - Code FirstADO.NETAccess Dropbox with Entity Framework 6
EF - MVCADO.NETBuild MVC Applications with Connectivity to Dropbox
Filemaker ProODBCBidirectional Access to Dropbox from FileMaker Pro
Filemaker Pro (on Mac)JDBCBidirectional Access to Dropbox from FileMaker Pro (on Mac)
GoODBCWrite a Simple Go Application to work with Dropbox on Linux
Google Apps ScriptConnect ServerConnect to Dropbox in Google Apps Script
HibernateJDBCObject-Relational Mapping (ORM) with Dropbox Entities in Java
IntelliJJDBCConnect to Dropbox in IntelliJ
JBossJDBCConnect to Dropbox from a Connection Pool in JBoss
JDBIJDBCCreate a Data Access Object for Dropbox using JDBI
JRubyJDBCConnect to Dropbox in JRuby
Microsoft Power AppsConnect ServerIntegrate Live Dropbox into Custom Business Apps Built in Power Apps
NodeJSConnect ServerQuery Dropbox in Node.js (via Connect Server)
NodeJSJDBCQuery Dropbox through ODBC in Node.js
PHPODBCNatively Connect to Dropbox in PHP
PowerBuilderADO.NETConnect to Dropbox from PowerBuilder
PowerShellPowerShellPipe Dropbox to CSV in PowerShell
PyCharmODBCUsing the CData ODBC Driver for Dropbox in PyCharm
PythonODBCConnect to Dropbox in Python on Linux/UNIX
RubyODBCConnect to Dropbox in Ruby
RunMyProcessConnect ServerConnect to Dropbox in RunMyProcess
RunMyProcess DSECJDBCConnect to Dropbox in DigitalSuite Studio through RunMyProcess DSEC
ServoyJDBCBuild Dropbox-Connected Apps in Servoy
Spring BootJDBCAccess Live Dropbox Data in Spring Boot Apps
SQLAlchemyPythonUse SQLAlchemy ORMs to Access Dropbox in Python
TomcatJDBCConfigure the CData JDBC Driver for Dropbox in a Connection Pool in Tomcat
UnqorkConnect ServerCreate Dropbox-Connected Applications in Unqork
VCL App (RAD Studio)FireDACBuild a Simple VCL Application for Dropbox
WebLogicJDBCConnect to Dropbox from a Connection Pool in WebLogic

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Data Management

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Workflow Automation

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