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  1. GET invite rejection event

    There is collaboration invite event (COLLABORATION_ACCEPT), but we want to GET rejection invite event as well.

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  2. Create Persistent Access Tokens

    We want to embed a folder into our sales portal. We want our users/partners to be able to search within the folder.

    We don't want to manage a separate code repo just for generating a downscoped token. Would be great if Box could support downscoped permanent tokens to cover these use cases.

    We cannot search with in a folder with an embed widget.

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  3. Option to select a folder_id other than 0 (the user's root folder) within the Move Owned Items API.

    As a large company, we aim to fully automate the deprovisioning of users using Box Platform.

    We would like an option within the Move Owned Items API (https://developer.box.com/v2.0/reference#move-folder-into-another-users-folder) to select a destination location other than 0 (all files).

    The goal would be to automate this process and allow folders and files to be moved within an existing folder rather than at the root level.

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  4. Support alternate URL's for end-users who block Box

    Some external clients are blocking *box.com and as a result can't use the app built on Box platform.

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  5. Add Managed Domains list to API Endpoint

    We would like to be able to make an API call to retrieve the list of managed domains for or Enterprise. We can only do this from the Admin Console today.

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    not planned  ·  pmehta responded

    We do not plan to suppress these updates. However, we will reconsider if we get additional feedback from other users.

  7. Folder Level App Integration in Developer Console

    Is there any plan to allow developers to give folder access to Web App integrations without having to request a special permission from Box?

    In the current process, Developers can enable the context menu for folders to present integration features, but to do so they must contact Box first. "Send a request to Box for pre-approval to build a folder-level integration."

    https://docs.box.com/docs/box-web-application-integrations#section-step-4-select-an-integration-from-the-more-actions-dropdown

    We would like the ability to add folder level integrations via the Developer Console without having to contact Box Support.

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  8. Add API for CORS Domains

    With the introduction of the UI Elements, managing CORS domains has been really important for developers who create third party apps that are then used across many domains owned by their customers. This gets unwieldy to manage manually.

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  13. Add offline functionality to iOS SDK

    Offline functionality is already available through the Box for iOS app but it's built on the app level.

    Developers are interested in using the same logic used by Box instead of writing their own.

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    not planned  ·  tosin responded

    Our customers tend to have different requirements for an offline feature. We’ll monitor demand and re-evaluate.

  14. Allow watermarking to reveal External ID, as opposed to randomly generated App User Email

    This would connect the viewer to a legal obligation through the document experience.

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  15. NPM Package for Box Preview

    Develop and support an NPM package for Box Preview, which will allow Box customers to receive all future updates to the Preview SDK without intervention on their part.

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  16. The ability to pass unique request ID to each service request to assist with debugging

    We want to pass a unique request ID to Box so we can easily track and debug any requests that fail within their application.

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  18. You cannot get trashed versions via the API or deleted trashed versions

    While you can GET and permanently delete FILES & FOLDERS via the API by interacting with TRASH, you cannot do so for FILE VERSIONS, e.g. GET/DELETE
    https://api.box.com/2.0/files/<file_ID>/versions/<version_ID>/trash

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  19. Expose representation via API to allow for companies to upload representations after conversions

    We receive video footage from various sources in proprietary formats. We use an external agency to convert the formats to a neutral MP4 video format. Rather than loading this back into Box as a new file, we want to load it against the original source file as a mp4 representation which can then be viewed in the Web App as mp4 video.

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  20. Additional Scopes

    We have white labelled Box into a ServiceNow product.

    The service account at the moment creates the structure for every case that is populated.

    From a security perspective, we would like the service account to create content and maintain folder structures but not be able to delete or read content. The best we have at the moment is the Uploader Role which would then allow the creation of sub folders but it means that e have to:

    1. Create the base folder
    2. Assign a new owner to the folder
    3. Change the Service Account to an Uploader
    4. Create sub folders.

    At this…

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