As of today, Dropbox API v1 is deprecated. This includes both the user endpoints (a.k.a. the Core API), and the team endpoints (a.k.a. the Business API). In order to provide our developers with the most up-to-date features and support a single, consistent platform, we’ll be turning off API v1 a year from now, on 6/28/2017.
API v2 is built thoughtfully with a consistent design and adds new endpoints and features. Additionally, we’ve open-sourced our SDK generator, Stone, which revolutionizes how our SDKs are made. Stone also creates an open ecosystem for building and improving our SDKs.
UPDATE JUNE 29, 2016 This post now has been updated to include new information about open issues.
Developers, it’s time to start migrating your apps to API v2. To help with this transition, today we’ve published a migration guide that will take you through all of the changes you’ll need to make to get your app running on API v2.
[Update: API v2 and the Dropbox.NET SDK are no longer in preview and are ready for use in production.]
Today we’re announcing the Dropbox.NET SDK, a new SDK that you can use to try out our new API v2 preview. We’ve built this SDK to support the Microsoft development community and we’d love to get your thoughts and feedback.
The Dropbox.NET SDK is a Portable Class Library that works with multiple platforms including Windows, Windows Phone, and Mono.
Please keep in mind that both the SDK and API v2 are in preview mode so please don’t use them for your production apps just yet.
[EDIT June 18, 2015] Sample code for linking a user was updated to show how to check if a user has already been authorized.
[EDIT June 3, 2015] This post has been updated to reflect the latest SwiftyDropbox SDK, v0.2.
We recently announced our new API v2, and now we’re excited to bring you our first of many new SDKs for the new API… in Swift!
A lot of iOS apps integrate with Dropbox already, and we think Swift is the programming language of the future when it comes to building iOS apps.
[UPDATE March 24, 2016] The official date of retirement for the Datastore API is April 29th, 2016.
Last week, we announced a preview of the new Dropbox API v2, aimed at simplifying the experience of developing with Dropbox. As part of this effort to simplify our platform, we’ve decided to deprecate the Sync and Datastore APIs over the next 12 months.
If you’re one of the majority of developers using the Core API, your app will be unaffected. For those using the Sync or Datastore API,