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Use the Nextcloud node to automate work in Nextcloud, and integrate Nextcloud with other applications. n8n has built-in support for a wide range of Nextcloud features, including creating, updating, deleting, and getting files, and folders as well as retrieving, and inviting users.

On this page, you'll find a list of operations the Nextcloud node supports and links to more resources.


Refer to Nextcloud credentials for guidance on setting up authentication.

Examples and templates

For usage examples and templates to help you get started, take a look at n8n's Nextcloud integrations list.


  • File
    • Copy a file
    • Delete a file
    • Download a file
    • Move a file
    • Share a file
    • Upload a file
  • Folder
    • Copy a folder
    • Create a folder
    • Delete a folder
    • Return the contents of a given folder
    • Move a folder
    • Share a folder
  • User
    • Invite a user to a Nextcloud organization
    • Delete a user.
    • Retrieve information about a single user.
    • Retrieve a list of users.
    • Edit attributes related to a user.

What to do if your operation isn't supported#

If this node doesn't support the operation you want to do, you can use the HTTP Request node to call the service's API.

You can use the credential you created for this service in the HTTP Request node:

  1. In the HTTP Request node, select Authentication > Predefined Credential Type.
  2. Select the service you want to connect to.
  3. Select your credential.

Refer to Custom API operations for more information.