File Created in Folder

Use this event to trigger a Flow when a file is uploaded to a specified folder or subfolder in Box.

All field types are text.

Option Fields

  • Folder ID: unique identifier of the folder

Output Fields

  • Event

    • Event ID: unique identifier of the event

    • Event Type: type of event that created this file (for example, FILE_UPLOAD)

  • File

    • File ID: unique identifier of the file that was created

    • File Name: name of the file

    • File Description: description of the file

    • Version ID: version ID of the file (tracked for Box users with premium accounts only)

    • Version Tag: version tag of the file (tracked for Box users with premium accounts only)

    • Sequence ID: unique identifier for use with events endpoint

    • SHA1 Hash: optional SHA-1 hash to prevent corruption of file in transit

    • Size: size of the file

    • Path: path to the file (for example, /pictures/2016/4/...)

    • Time Created: time that the file was created in Box

    • Time Content Created: time that the file was originally created

    • Parent Folder Name: name of the file's parent folder

    • Parent Folder ID: unique identifier of the file's parent folder

    • Item Status: status of the item (active, trashed, or deleted)

  • Created By

    • Name: name of the user who created the file

    • User ID: unique identifier of the user

    • Email: email address of the user

  • Owned By

    • Name: name of the user who owns the file

    • User ID: unique identifier of the owner

    • Email: email address of the owner

  • Context

    • Execution ID: unique identifier associated with the execution of the Flow

See also