Hi, I'm using the Java Core SDK version 3.1.3 We have a mechanism of long polling for the changes in the User's Account. Our Application doesn't have any of the scopes for teams . For a regular user (Non Team) we're able to get the "events" for a shared folder if the user chooses to "Add to Dropbox" But we're not getting the shared files using the cursor to get the changes using the following API
The files don't have an option to "Add to Dropbox" (atleast at the receiver's end) . So how do we go about knowing if a file has been shared to an account ? Continuously comparing all shared files using
isn't a good idea since our users have thousands of files. Using the Business APIs is a different beast but if someone can tell me how to use the Long Poll method / webhook for shared files that would be great .
Unfortunately the Dropbox API doesn't offer a way to continuously monitor "received" shared files (like webhooks or longpolling), but I'll pass this along as a feature request. I can't promise if or when that might be implemented though.
Thanks for the reply @Greg-DB . I read somewhere about the Business APIs being of some help but I didn't see any API to continuously monitor "received" shared files. Did the documentation mean that we might get shared files in the webhook/longpoll for Dropbox Business Account or something else ?
Are you referring to the getEvents/getEventsContinue functionality? That's a way to monitor events occurring on a Dropbox Business team. That log would include shared file events, but it can only be used by Business teams, with the 'events.read' team scope.
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