The Favorites feature allows you to mark folders or files as Favorites by starring them. Any time you are looking at folders or files (e.g., looking at your All Files page or looking at files within a particular folder) you can click the star icon to the right of a folder or file to add it to Favorites.

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:

Viewing Favorites

On the All Files page, the right hand column has a Favorites menu with up to 15 favorited items showing. If you have more than 15 items favorited, you can see the full list by clicking View More
 

Removing Favorites

If you hover over a favorited item, you will see an "X" appear. To remove a file or folder from your Favorites, click on the "X". 
 
 
You can also view and remove favorited items by clicking Favorites at the top of your Favorites list. You will be taken to a page displaying all your favorited items. From here, hover over the item you want to remove, and click the "X" to remove it. 
 
Note: Once you select Favorites, they will appear across all your Box applications.