watermint toolbox - The multi-purpose utility command-line tool for web services

dropbox sign request signature list

List signatures of requests


watermint toolbox stores credentials into the file system. That is located at below path:

OS Path
Windows %HOMEPATH%\.toolbox\secrets (e.g. C:\Users\bob.toolbox\secrets)
macOS $HOME/.toolbox/secrets (e.g. /Users/bob/.toolbox/secrets)
Linux $HOME/.toolbox/secrets (e.g. /home/bob/.toolbox/secrets)

Please do not share those files to anyone including Dropbox support. You can delete those files after use if you want to remove it. If you want to make sure removal of credentials, revoke application access from setting or the admin console.

Please see below help article for more detail:

  • Dropbox Sign: https://faq.hellosign.com/hc/en-us/articles/360035403131-HelloSign-API-accounts-and-how-to-find-your-API-key

Auth scopes

Dropbox Sign: Process request as authenticated user


For the first run, tbx will ask you an authentication with your DropboxSign account. Log in to Dropbox Sign and copy the API key of your application from API Integration. Enter the copied API key into tbx.

watermint toolbox xx.x.xxx

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Licensed under open source licenses. Use the `license` command for more detail.

Please enter your credential(s).


Please download the pre-compiled binary from Latest Release. If you are using Windows, please download the zip file like tbx-xx.x.xxx-win.zip. Then, extract the archive and place tbx.exe on the Desktop folder. The watermint toolbox can run from any path in the system if allowed by the system. But the instruction samples are using the Desktop folder. Please replace the path if you placed the binary other than the Desktop folder.


This document uses the Desktop folder for command example.



cd $HOME\Desktop
.\tbx.exe dropbox sign request signature list 

macOS, Linux:

$HOME/Desktop/tbx dropbox sign request signature list 

Note for macOS Catalina 10.15 or above: macOS verifies Developer identity. Currently, tbx is not ready for it. Please select “Cancel” on the first dialogue. Then please proceed “System Preference”, then open “Security & Privacy”, select “General” tab. You may find the message like:

“tbx” was blocked from use because it is not from an identified developer.

And you may find the button “Allow Anyway”. Please hit the button with your risk. At second run, please hit button “Open” on the dialogue.


Option Description Default
-account-id Which account to return SignatureRequests for. Must be a team member. Use all to indicate all team members. Defaults to your account.  
-peer Account alias default

Common options:

Option Description Default
-auth-database Custom path to auth database (default: $HOME/.toolbox/secrets/secrets.db)  
-auto-open Auto open URL or artifact folder false
-bandwidth-kb Bandwidth limit in K bytes per sec for upload/download content. 0 for unlimited 0
-budget-memory Memory budget (limits some feature to reduce memory footprint) normal
-budget-storage Storage budget (limits logs or some feature to reduce storage usage) normal
-concurrency Maximum concurrency for running operation Number of processors
-debug Enable debug mode false
-experiment Enable experimental feature(s).  
-extra Extra parameter file path  
-lang Display language auto
-output Output format (none/text/markdown/json) text
-proxy HTTP/HTTPS proxy (hostname:port). Please specify DIRECT if you want skip setting proxy.  
-quiet Suppress non-error messages, and make output readable by a machine (JSON format) false
-retain-job-data Job data retain policy default
-secure Do not store tokens into a file false
-skip-logging Skip logging in the local storage false
-verbose Show current operations for more detail. false
-workspace Workspace path  


Report file path will be displayed last line of the command line output. If you missed command line output, please see path below. [job-id] will be the date/time of the run. Please see the latest job-id.

OS Path pattern Example
Windows %HOMEPATH%\.toolbox\jobs\[job-id]\reports C:\Users\bob.toolbox\jobs\20190909-115959.597\reports
macOS $HOME/.toolbox/jobs/[job-id]/reports /Users/bob/.toolbox/jobs/20190909-115959.597/reports
Linux $HOME/.toolbox/jobs/[job-id]/reports /home/bob/.toolbox/jobs/20190909-115959.597/reports

Report: signatures

Signature data of a request. The command will generate a report in three different formats. signatures.csv, signatures.json, and signatures.xlsx.

Column Description
signature_request_id The id of the SignatureRequest.
signature_id Signature identifier.
requester_email_address The email address of the initiator of the SignatureRequest.
title The title the specified Account uses for the SignatureRequest.
subject The subject in the email that was initially sent to the signers.
message The custom message in the email that was initially sent to the signers.
created_at_rfc3339 Time the signature request was created.
expires_at_rfc3339 The time when the signature request will expire unsigned signatures.
is_complete Whether or not the SignatureRequest has been fully executed by all signers.
is_declined Whether or not the SignatureRequest has been declined by a signer.
signer_email_address The email address of the signer.
signer_name The name of the signer.
signer_role The role of the signer.
order If signer order is assigned this is the 0-based index for this signer.
status_code The current status of the signature. eg: awaiting_signature, signed, declined.
decline_reason The reason provided by the signer for declining the request.
signed_at_rfc3339 Time that the document was signed or empty.

If you run with -budget-memory low option, the command will generate only JSON format report.

In case of a report become large, a report in .xlsx format will be split into several chunks like follows; signatures_0000.xlsx, signatures_0001.xlsx, signatures_0002.xlsx, …

Proxy configuration

The executable automatically detects your proxy configuration from the environment. However, if you got an error or you want to specify explicitly, please add -proxy option, like -proxy hostname:port. Currently, the executable doesn’t support proxies which require authentication.