Dropbox (Quick Setup)

This describes the steps necessary to complete the Dropbox integration when using the rapid setup guide in TozID.

What You'll Need

  • Your Tozny account - create one free here

  • Admin access to your Dropbox Business account

  • About 15 minutes to complete the setup

Configure TozID

Create a new client application in TozID by logging into your realm, navigating to clients, and selecting "create".

Enter the following values and select save.

Configure Dropbox

Login to your Dropbox Business Advanced admin account. Click "Admin Console" then "Settings" from the left menu. Scroll down to find "Single sign-on" and click it.

Enable “Single Sign-on”.

Configure the following values in Dropbox:

Go to "Realm Settings" and click "SAML 2.0 Identity Provider Metadata"

Copy X.509 Certificate value and paste it in a new .pem file(Create a file with .pem extension).

Dropbox requires X.509 certificate in .pem file, so create a new file with ".pem" extension and paste the certificate value in the below format.


<X.509 Certificate>


Upload this newly created certificate file in dropbox.

Wrapping Up

Select save and ensure your users are correctly configured in TozID. Same users should also be inside Dropbox(Team Members). Once completed, you should be able to sign in to Dropbox Teams account with TozID. Having issues? Reach us at support@tozny.com

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