BoxDrivegives you and your users access to content stored in Box through the desktop's default file browser. View and edit content directly from your desktop, and your changes are automatically saved to Box.
This article containsimportant instructions and considerations for administrators who want to deploy BoxDriveto a large number of computers.
Currently, Box for Desktop supports the following operating systems:
Box Sync and Box Drive
There are known issues with havingbothBox Sync and Box Drive installed on a single machine. We recommend uninstalling Box Sync from your users' machines before installing Box Drive. Clickhere for uninstallation instructions.
You can install Box for Desktop by downloading and running theBox Drive MSI. Before running the MSI, install the corresponding prerequisites listed below.There will not be a .exe installer for Box Drive.
Note that even with a silent MSI install, end-users will need to log into Box Drive manually themselves.
OSX 10.11 or OSX 10.12
Ensure Box Sync has been removed from your users machines
Administrators can distribute theBox Drive PKG fileto Mac users within theirorganizationusing standard application deployment tools. Alternatively, IT departments can install the PKG when imagingmachines. End-users will need to log into Box Drive manually thefirst time they launch the app.