The Upload Widget enables users to embed a small Box interface onto any website, blog, social networking service, intranet, or any public URL that supports HTML embed code (this feature is not available for non-paying Personal accounts.)

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 the link below instead:

Using this widget, you can easily allow file uploads to a specific folder within your account. This feature is useful when your business needs will require customers or associates to send any type of file without requiring them to log in or to create an account.


To create the Upload Widget, right-click any folder you own (or open the More Options (...) menu). Under Sharing, select Upload Embed Widget. Copy and paste this code onto any website or posting page that supports JavaScript code and your widget will be published for the world to access. As new files or folders are uploaded, you will be able to see and access these files while viewing the folder within your Box account.


Others accessing your widget will not be able to view or access the contents of your folder. They will see the widget shown below: