File Fabric API

This REST API is available for all editions, including the Enterprise File Fabric appliance and hosted services (SaaS). The API provides comprehensive access to the File Fabric services including file access and collaboration, provider management, and user administration.

Specific functionality may be limited by the edition licensed or by your administrator. For information on other APIs supported by the File Fabric (FTP, WebDAV, S3 Compatible, mounted drives) and further information on features see

API Test Harness

You can locate detailed documentation and a test harness for your instance by adding ?p=apidoc to the address of your File Manager. For example, for US SaaS users the address would be:

Click Download PDF to get the File Fabric API Manual.

Additional Notes

Web-Based Authentication Flows

If the Authentication System you are using for the File Fabric uses a web-baed authentication flow you can either implement the flow in your application or use an API key.

Users can obtain their own API keys and your code can use getTokenByAuthToken for authentication. See Permanent API Tokens for more information.

See the API documentation for information on implementing web-based authentication flows.

JSON Format

When using the alternate method for calling operations (rpc.php) you can request a JSON response by adding the argument apiformat=json.