Mount Dropbox into your Portknox ownCloud


  • Portknox ownAdmin- ownCloud Version 4.5
  • Dropbox account

Step by Step Guide

Prepare your Dropbox Account

To allow ownCloud access the files on Dropbox you need to create a developer app on Dropbox:


You get an App key and App secret:


Enter this credentials into the personal settings of ownCloud:


After clicking on Grant access you got redirected to Dropbox for confirmation:


Back in ownCloud you should see Access allowed in the section External Storage.

In the files app you should see now a directory Dropbox within your files.


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