I would greatly appreciate any help and insights on this. It would really help if you know of a tutorial that might walk through the deatils.
Does anyone know of an option I might use to get this done?
Those have corresponding native methods for the HTTPS endpoints.
By default, shared links point to HTML preview pages, not the file content itself. You can modify these links for other behaviors though, such as direct file access. You can find information on doing so here: