Get File from Folder

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Get files from iCloud Drive or Files. Turn off “Show Document Picker” to specify a path to retrieve.

Score
Type
InterActivity
Expertise
5/5
Type
InterActivity
Expertise

Action Information

Parameters

Get File
– Service: [iCloud Drive/Dropbox]
– Show Document Picker: [Toggle]
– Select Multiple: [Toggle]

Notes

In the iCloud picker, tap in “Locations” to see document pickers from other apps

Input

Does not take input

Result

File

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Works Well With

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Add PDF to Books
Opens the input as a PDF in iBooks.
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Details

Type
Interactivity
Expertise Needed
Matthew's Score
5/5
Date Added to Shortcuts
17/03/2017
Identifier
is.workflow.actions.documentpicker.open