A Free, Open Source Cloud File Browser

Allow your customers to connect to all of their documents, without leaving your application!

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INCLUDE TWO
JAVASCRIPT RESOURCES

Insert the following code into the <head> section of your application

<script src="https://code.jquery.com/jquery-2.1.1.min.js"></script>
<script src="http://filebrowser.io/v1/cfb.js"> </script>

And define where you'd like to see the cloud file browser in your markup:

<section class="cloudFileBrowser"></section>

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INITIALIZE THE FILE BROWSER

Use the following code to initiate the file browser, and define your own custom callback:

$(document).on('ready', function() {
$('.cloudFileBrowser').cloudFileBrowser({
callback: mycallback
});
});

Note: To get you up and running, you will be using the Cloud Elements demo account.

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WRITE YOUR CALLBACK

Write a callback for your application to accept file from the file browser! Here's an example:

function mycallback(type, response){
console.log('type ' + type + ' response ' + JSON.stringify(response));
};

And you're ready to test out the file browser! Fire up your web browser to demo the application!

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RUNNING YOUR OWN SERVER

In order to run your own node.js server, you will need a free Cloud Elements account (Sign up for free here!). From there, you will need to follow the instructions on GitHub and Cloud Elements to learn how to set up the services to work with your application!

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SUPERCHARGE YOUR APP

Connect your app to the cloud services your customers are using.

Your customers are all connected to different cloud document management services. The Cloud Elements Documents Hub is the first API that unifies document management across the industry’s leading cloud document and file storage services. By writing to the Documents Hub API, developers can integrate all of the leading cloud services at once. Upload, Search, Delete, Move, Copy and Create documents across services using uniform API calls.


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CONNECT TO POPULAR DOCUMENTS SERVICES

Use the Documents Hub + filebrowser.io to easily access all of your files!

Filebrowser.io integrates with the Cloud Elements Documents Hub API, allowing you to access of your files and documents stored in Box, Dropbox, Google Drive, and OneDrive. Our simple UI to enables your customers to view and manage all of their files without ever leaving your application. Managing files stored in different cloud services has never been easier!

You can also use our source code to enable filebrowser.io to work with your application. If you do, let us know! We would love to feature your app on our site.