Box for Office


Box for Office is an app lets you easily open, edit, save and share any file from Box seamlessly within Word, PowerPoint and Excel. Box for Office is available on Windows, iOS devices, and Android.


Cost: Free

Available To: Faculty, Staff, and Students

Installation Instructions

Box for Office - Windows

  1. Navigate to the Box Apps page for Box for Office:
  2. Once logged in, click on the +Add button or the install link to start the download.
  3. Launch and run the download file to start installing Box for Office. 
  4. Open Microsoft Word, Excel, or PowerPoint and navigate to the full Open menu. (May need to use the Open Other Documents link from the initial screen.)
  5. Choose Box as a source to open files from, and sign in with your Box account credentials.

Box for Office on Mobile Devices: 


Installation or Troubleshooting Issues: Contact the Help Desk at 804-287-6400 or Submit a Ticket

Assistance with How to Use the Software: Using Box for Office

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