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Integrate Filestage with

Learn how to integrate Filestage with Monday to streamline the review process

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You can integrate Filestage with, helping you streamline your workflow and enhance collaboration between the two platforms.

Please note that Filestage's integration with is only available in the web browser.

Benefits of integration

By integrating Filestage with, you can enjoy the following benefits:

  • Automatic file upload: Simplify your workflow by automatically synchronizing files uploaded in with Filestage. This ensures that all project assets are readily available for review and approval in Filestage, saving you time and effort.

  • Real-time review status updates: Receive real-time updates on the review status of your projects. All review status changes from Filestage will be visible within your account, providing a centralized view of progress and eliminating the need to switch between platforms.

  • Seamless proof and comment visibility: Enhance collaboration by seamlessly integrating Filestage within your board. This allows you to view and access Filestage directly within an item on your board, providing a comprehensive view of all reviews and comments related to a specific task or project. You can view the synced Filestage dashboard with the board as well as the Filestage Item viewer for an item uploaded in the board.

🎉 Our integration just got better! Now versions shared on will be added to Filestage as a new version, where previously they would have been uploaded to Filestage as a new file instead. This allows you to:

  • enjoy improved version control with your integration

  • make things clearer for you and your stakeholders

💡Please note: Review should be started to view the file in Filestage using the viewer. This can be done directly in Filestage or by using the Filestage dashboard in the board viewer.

Setting up the integration for real-time review status updates and automatic file upload

To set up the integration for real-time review status updates and automatic file upload, follow these steps:

  1. Login to your account: Log in to your account and click on your avatar in the screen's top-right corner.

  2. Open integrations: From the menu that appears, select "Integrations" to access the integration settings.

  3. Install integrations: Use the search bar to locate the Filestage integration. Click on the Filestage integration to proceed.

  4. Select board: Choose the specific board from the list that you want to integrate with Filestage.

  5. Choose recipe: Select the recipe that best suits your needs by clicking on "Add to board" This recipe defines how the integration behaves and the actions it performs between Filestage and You can customize the recipe to match your requirements.

  6. Authorize Filestage: To complete the setup, authorize Filestage to access and log in to your Filestage account. This ensures a secure and seamless connection between the two platforms.

  7. Set up the recipe: After authorizing, set up the recipe according to your requirements.

  • For example, if you select the “When file is added to the 'File Column', create a review in 'Projects' in Filestage” recipe, clicking on 'File Column' allows you to choose the relevant file column in your selected project. Similarly, clicking on 'Projects' prompts you to select the corresponding project in Filestage where the review should be created."

Enhance Proof and Comment Visibility by Adding Filestage View to your Board

To see review decisions and comments from your Filestage projects in your board, follow these steps:

  1. Open your board: Access the board where you want to add the Filestage view.

  2. Add Filestage view: Click on the "Add view" icon at the top of the screen and select "More views."

  3. Install Filestage: In the search bar, type "Filestage" and choose the Filestage app. Follow the prompts to install Filestage into your board.

  4. Install Filestage at the item level: To access the full functionality of Filestage within individual items, you can install the Filestage app on the item level. Here's how:

    1. Click on an item within your board.

    2. In the side pane that opens on the right, click the "+" button.

    3. Search for "Filestage" and select the Filestage app.

    4. Follow the prompts to install Filestage for that specific item.

  5. View proofs and comments: Once Filestage is installed, you can leverage its features within your board. When you select an item, it will open the corresponding file in Filestage, displaying all comments and review decisions. This allows for seamless collaboration and ensures all stakeholders have access to the latest feedback.

Additional Information for Team Switching

If you are part of multiple teams and need to select a project at the item/viewer level from another team you've been invited to during the setup phase, follow these steps:

  1. Click on your avatar in the top-right corner.

  2. Select the correct team from the drop-down menu.

Please note that the interface does not auto-refresh. After selecting the correct team, the page will update directly to your Filestage dashboard. To access projects from another team, click on a different item or viewer and then click on the item or viewer where you want to add Filestage. This should make projects from the other team available.

To learn more about setting up Filestage with, click here.

💡 What's next? Once you're done with, see how to Manage different versions of a file.

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