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How to get all files in all folders on a single request

How to get all files in all folders on a single request

Umair-afzal
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How can I get all files from all folders on Dropbox in a single request? Like I sent a request to 

https://api.dropboxapi.com/2/files/list_folder  , It returns all the files and folders on the home page of Dropbox, let suppose I have some files and 6 folders on the home page. And I want to get all the files from all the folders on a single request. Is that possible, if no, then please suggest me the best solution for that problem? 
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Re: How to get all files in all folders on a single request

Greg-DB
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[Cross-linking for reference: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/51700989/get-all-images-in-all-folders-on-a-single-request-in-dr... ]

The Dropbox API doesn't offer a guaranteed way to get all of the items in one API call. To list files/folders using the Dropbox API, you need to use both /2/files/list_folder and /2/files/list_folder/continue as documented:

https://www.dropbox.com/developers/documentation/http/documentation#files-list_folder
https://www.dropbox.com/developers/documentation/http/documentation#files-list_folder-continue
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