Box Drive Information

BOX DRIVE -

Check out the UNH Box Information Site for additional resources, tips, and troubleshooting.

Supported Operating Systems:

  • Windows 7 Pro, 8.1, and 10 with 32 Bit and 64 Bit Versions available
  • Mac 10.11 and 10.12

Web Based Features:

  • Permissions: Adding users or setting collaborators permission levels should be done at unh.box.com or unh.edu/box
  • Sharing : Currently, share files using the web – unh.edu/box or unh.box.com, or if you have Box for Office installed you can share files using that app. See https://community.box.com/t5/Box-User-Training-Videos/New-WebApp-Box-for-Office-Tutorial/ta-p/33593 for information on how to use Box for Office.
  • Files with Multiple Editors – Best practices:
    • Editing Excel or Word documents at the same time - use Office Online:
      • Open file using the Web
      • Choose Word/Excel Online from drop down under Open
  • To lock a file :
    • Open file using the Web
    • Click the 3 dots next to Share in the file link
    • Select Lock from drop down
    • Users can set a time limit for the lock – under the lock duration drop down.
    • Download can be disabled

Additional things to note:

  • Box Drive does not save files to your computer unless you make it available offline, more information is available at Box Drive - Offline Mode

 

 

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  • Application: Box@UNH
  • Author: Elizabeth Bird
  • Department: Enterprise Collaboration & Messaging
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