Uninstalling Box Drive

Follow the instructions below to uninstall Box Drive


IMPORTANT   Any content in your Box Drive desktop location that has not yet successfully been uploaded to Box is deleted from your machine during the uninstall process.  Be certain all of your content is uploaded Box before proceeding.



  1. Quit Box Drive
  2. Uninstall the application in the Control Panel

Optional: To remove all traces of the Box Drive application from your machine:


  1. Go to C:\Users\[USER]\AppData\Local\Box\Box and delete the subfolder called Box.

  2. Go to C:\ProgramData\Box\Box and delete the subfolder called Box.

  3. In Regedit:





  1. Quit Box Drive
  2. Run the uninstaller script:
    • Launch Terminal.
    • Type the following and press Enter:
      /Library/Application\ Support/Box/uninstall_box_drive
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