If you need to quickly share content with someone that doesn’t have a Box, you can leverage open access shared links or the Box Embed Widget.

Note: Old Box Experience

This page refers to the old Box experience. In Box, hover over a single file or folder with your mouse. If the item looks like the following image, you are in the right place.

 

Files and folders should look like this when you hover over them.Files and folders should look like this when you hover over them.

If the item does not look like the image above, visit one of the links below instead:

  • “People with the Link” Shared Links: Shared links are a great way share a file or folder with a large number of people (copy-paste it in a group email), or make a file accessible to readers of your blog or website (post the link), without requiring your recipient sign up for a Box account. To generate a shared link for an item, hover over it with your mouse and click “Share”. Under the Link Access drop-down, be sure to choose “People with the Link”.