Templates API

Listing templates

Send a GET to:


Here type can be:

  • document
  • spreadsheet
  • presentation

This returns a list of templates with

  • id
  • name
  • link to preview
  • extension

Template previews

Send a GET to:


Where id is the id of the template obtained in the listing. This returns back an image (jpeg or png). For displaying.

Creating document based on a template

Send a POST to


with: * path: the full path relative to the user where to create the document, including new file name * template: the template id you want to create

Web frontend

When clicking on a new document a selection popup appears listing the available templates.

The user can select a template, possible change the name and create it.

This is similar to the current flow with the difference that the user can now select a template.