On September 8, 2017, Box will introduce a "new Box experience" that will include new and updated features. The following table lists and briefly describes some of these feature changes. The Box update will happen automatically; you won't need to install anything.
You can view this video about the new Box experience for more information and a complete list of changes.
Quicker access to sharing options
|Options for sharing a folder are now consolidated into one button. Click on the "Share this Folder" button to access sharing options. When you click on the folder you want to share, a Share drop-down will be displayed with the options "Invite Collaborators" and "Get Shared Link".|
|Easy access to Favorites||You can set your Box home page to display all your items marked as Favorites.|
|New Thumbnail view for images||You can now quickly view your images in a new Thumbnail view.|
|Preview 3D and high definition files||You can now preview 3D (e.g., product images) and high-definition files (e.g., medical imaging files) in Box.|
|New Details Pane||The new Details pane displays at-a-glance metadata about your file or folder, such as the version history, description, properties, owner, creation date, last modified date, and size.|
|Quick Access to Search Filter Tool||Click on the Filter Tool button, which is now directly available from the Search bar, to enter additional search criteria.|
|Support for using Copy and Paste via keyboard||You can now use keyboard shortcuts for Copy (Ctrl + C [Windows], Command + C [Mac]) and Paste (Ctrl + V [Windows], Command + V [Mac]) to copy and paste your files between your Box folders, as well as from your computer to a Box folder.|
|Improved Box Notes||Box Notes has a new sidebar that includes the ability to quickly add a Box Note, access recently edited Box Notes, and bookmark favorite Box Notes.|