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  1. 1 vote

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  2. Option to customise the types of notification to be displayed

    (for e.g. only display new upgrade notification and stop displaying problem items)

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  3. 19 votes

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  4. 3 votes

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  5. Disallow special characters that are not accepted by Windows Explorer or Mac Finder

    in order to minimize issues with prohibited characters in Box Drive/Sync.

    11 votes

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  6. 1 vote

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  7. Add visual indicators to help users understand if a file is already cached locally on user's PC

    We want to make it easier to tell if a file is already cached on a user's machine.

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  8. Improve way to update lock status of a file

    When a file is locked by a user in Box Drive, users who are looking at the same file at that time via web browser will not noticed the file is locked until they refresh the page. We would like to have the lock status updated in a more dynamic manner without the need for a page refresh

    11 votes

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  9. 3 votes

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  10. 7 votes

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  11. Log configuration

    The logging/ caching mechanism could be quite a burden for users who have a relatively small C drive. Users with desktop tools which could generate a high amount of file versions, Drive's log (specially Engine log) would grow extremely fast and might even dry up C drive.

    It would be good if there are more options available to suppress/ log rotate/ or even stored Drive's log on a separate disk pre-defined by users.

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  12. Force logout of Box Drive

    Allow at the enterprise level to force logout box drive after a certain amount of time.

    69 votes

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    not planned  ·  Kyle Williams responded

    We don’t have plans to address this in the short term. We will continue to review this ask in future planning cycles to reconsider!

  13. Persistent Box Drive login for non-persistent virtual environments

    Persistent Box Drive login for non-persistent virtual environments. Currently, our employees working in Citrix have to login to Box Drive every day, but they do not need to re-login to other Box tools, such as Box for Office.

    3 votes

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  14. Allow Excel's Shared Workbook feature to work on Box.

    Microsoft Excel has a feature called Shared Workbook that allows multiple users to edit Excel file simultaneously and still migrate each modifications into each others' Excel files.

    https://support.office.com/en-us/article/about-the-shared-workbook-feature-49b833c0-873b-48d8-8bf2-c1c59a628534

    Box doesn't support this type of feature, but Google and Dropbox supports to notify users on (Office) file modification status to provide similar feature / user experience.

    Google:
    https://gsuiteupdates.googleblog.com/2018/07/avoid-microsoft-version-conflicts-with-google-drive.html

    Dropbox:
    https://blogs.dropbox.com/dropbox/2015/10/dropbox-badge-now-available/

    16 votes

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    While we won’t be building in support for the Shared Workbook feature as requested, we will be providing capabilities in the near-future that will provide more visibility when you open a file that is locked in order to prevent file editing conflicts.

  15. Versioning on Box Drive

    In the Box Web App, you can view different versions of a single file, see what changes were made and if needed, revert back to previous version of a file. We'd like for this feature to be available on Box Drive as well.

    6 votes

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  18. We request to change Box Drive feature as to also add (1) on the tail

    The current feature of duplicated file name on Box Drive is to add email address on the end of file name and on Box Edit, a number with parenthesis- (1),(2) will be added.

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  19. Error notification of Box Drive should be restricted only be related to files which the user has accessed or edited before.

    Or implement a new setting. Or implement a new setting to switch on/off to receive the error notifications.

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