Update File

Update the content of a file, but preserve the previous versions, metadata, and other information.

Unless otherwise mentioned, all fields are text.

Required fields are indicated in red.


  • Update By

    • File ID (text): Unique ID of the file in Google Drive. The ID of a file can be found by navigating to the Google Drive web. Right click on the file you need, and select get sharable link. The File ID is the last part of that link, after id=. Example: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1avkd2a. Make certain to select the entire ID (about 20 characters long). Alternatively, use the Search Files card to find the file by name. This card has a File ID output that can be dragged into this input field.

    • File Content ID (file): Unique ID of the file from the Workflows file system to be updated in Google Drive.


  • File

    • File Name: Name of the file.

    • File ID: Unique ID of the file.

Related topics

Google Drive connector

About the elements of Okta Workflows

G Suite API documentation