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Scrape Data from Dropbox to Google Sheets: A Step-by-Step Guide

With Magical, a robust Chrome extension, you can effortlessly transfer data from Dropbox to Google Sheets – no need for intricate integrations or coding. In this article, we’ll guide you on how to install the app and use it to transfer data from Dropbox to Google Sheets. Whether you're using Dropbox and Google Sheets for project management, data analysis, or general organization, Magical is the ideal tool to streamline your workflow.

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What Dropbox data can you scrape

Magical enables you to scrape a wide array of data from Dropbox to Google Sheets. Here are some examples of the information you can extract:

File Name
File Type
File Size
Date Modified
And move more types of information by creating your own custom labels.

How to Scrape data from Dropbox to Google Sheets using Magical?

Now that you have the Magical Chrome extension installed, let's discuss how to transfer data from Dropbox to Google Sheets. Follow these steps:

  1. Sign in to your Dropbox account and open the file or folder whose data you want to transfer. Tip: You can transfer multiple files or folders at once, just open them in individual tabs!
  2. Open Google Sheets, type "//" in an empty cell, and Magical will ask to connect to your Google account.
  3. Open the Magical panel on a Dropbox file or folder and click the “Transfer” button. Choose whether you transfer to a new Google Sheet or an existing one.
  4. Now repeat that for any other Dropbox to Google Sheets transfers you want to do!

About Dropbox and Google Sheets

Dropbox, as a leading cloud storage platform, offers a vast repository for your files and documents. However, the challenge lies in the time-consuming task of moving data to systems that allow you to use the data like Google Sheets. By leveraging Magical, you can effortlessly transfer data from Dropbox to Google Sheets, significantly speeding up your workflows regardless of the task at hand.

Other ways to connect Dropbox and Google Sheets

Using Zapier

Zapier provides a seamless connection between Dropbox and Google Sheets, allowing for automatic data transfer between the two platforms without the need for coding. This integration offers a variety of triggers and actions, enabling you to automate workflows and save time

Using an API

An additional approach to integrate Dropbox and Google Sheets is by directly utilizing their APIs. By integrating both APIs, you empower teams with real-time file insights, fostering improved communication and a superior data management experience. To employ this method, refer to their respective API documentation.

Common questions


Magical is a chrome extension that allows users to extract information from any website without complex integrations or APIs. You can run it on Dropbox and transfer data directly to Google Sheets. The extension is designed to simplify the process of data collection by automating the extraction of information from Dropbox. Magical is free, easy to use, and it can save you a lot of time and effort.


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