Retiring older versions of Box applications

This week, Box will retire outdated Box applications, including Box Sync, Box Tools, and Box for Office.

If you’re using older versions of these on your laptop or computer, this will affect you. Be sure to install the latest supported version by 15 June 2018.

ACTION: Please use the following links to download the latest version of the following Box applications. This will ensure your continued access to Box and the safety of your data.

Box Sync (access your Box files on your desktop without a web browser)

  1. Log into Box: https://uod.account.box.com/login
  2. Go to: https://uod.app.box.com/settings/sync
  3. Click Box Sync
  4. Launch the BoxSyncSetup.exe that you’ve just downloaded to install.

Box Edit (edit Box files using the applications installed on your desktop)

  1. Log into Box: https://uod.account.box.com/login
  2. Go to: https://uod.app.box.com/services/browse/newest/box_edit
  3. Click + Add
  4. Launch the BoxEditSetup.exe that you’ve just downloaded to install.

Box for Office (open, edit and save files in Box directly from Microsoft Office on your Windows PC)

  1. Log into Box: https://uod.account.box.com/login
  2. Go to: https://uod.app.box.com/services/browse/newest/box_for_office
  3. Click + Add
  4. Launch the BoxForOffice.exe that you’ve just downloaded to install.

Getting help and reporting issues

If you have any other queries, please don’t hesitate to contact the Service Desk (ref number 1806-0871).