July 30, 2023

tDropboxDelete – Docs for ESB 7.x


Removes a given folder or file from Dropbox.

tDropboxDelete Standard properties

These properties are used to configure tDropboxDelete running in the Standard Job framework.

The Standard
tDropboxDelete component belongs to the Cloud

The component in this framework is available in all Talend

Basic settings

Use Existing Connection

Select this check box and in the Component List click the relevant connection component to
reuse the connection details you already defined.

Access Token

Enter the access token required by the Dropbox account you need to connect to. This access
token allows the Studio to make Dropbox API calls for that Dropbox account.

Note that a Dropbox App should have been created under that account before generating the
access token. For further information about a Dropbox access token, see https://www.dropbox.com/developers/blog/94/generate-an-access-token-for-your-own-account.

Use HTTP Proxy

If you are using a proxy, select this check box and enter the host and port information of
that proxy in the corresponding fields that are displayed.


Enter the path on Dropbox pointing to the folder or the file you need to remove.

Note that the path string should start with a slash (/). It is the root folder of the
Dropbox App for which you are using the current access token.

Advanced settings

tStatCatcher Statistics

Select this check box to gather the Job processing metadata at the Job level
as well as at each component level.

Global Variables


The error message generated by the component when an error occurs. This
is an After variable and it returns a string.


Usage rule

This component is usually used standalone in a subJob to remove data from

Related scenarios

No scenario is available for the Standard version of this component yet.

Document get from Talend https://help.talend.com
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