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  1. Ability to set a custom attribute in the Box Capture application

    We would like the ability to set an attribute in the Box Capture application to automatically name photos with a desired store name.

    For example, rather than automatically name the photo 2016-05-23_001.jpg, we would like to have the option to set the default name via an attribute or prefix that would enable them to more easily identify, search on, and organize them.

    As an example they would like the option in the Box Capture application to be able to Set Photo Name Prefix to "Boise" so that the resulting photos would be saved to Box as: Boise2016-05-23001.jpg; Boise…

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    not planned  ·  tosin responded

    Thanks for the feedback. We’ll be exploring a better way of providing value in the naming convention of repeated saving actions within a session.

  2. Enhance document capturing capabilities with our mobile app

    Add OCR, cropping, image stabilizer etc.

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    not planned  ·  tosin responded

    Thank you for the feedback! This is not prioritized on our Mobile roadmap.

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    not planned  ·  tosin responded

    If you are logged out of the Box app, you will have to re-save all your content for offline.

  5. EMM Multi-Window Support for iPad

    I need to be able to open multiple documents and easily switch between them with tabs (like iOS Safari perhaps) and I often need to display two documents side by side or have two views of the same document.

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    not planned  ·  tosin responded

    During our investigation we determined that this flow was not a highly desired capability for how users currently want to work in Box. It would also require a shift in how our application was build.

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  8. In App Alert that user's password is expired

    We would like an in app alert or some email notification that the password has to be reset in order to continue using the app (Box Capture).

    Our users lose work or have all the items queued when offline, and when the password is enforced to be reset, they lose all their work.

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    not planned  ·  tosin responded

    This is currently not planned, but we will consider with additional customer demand.

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    not planned  ·  tosin responded

    This is currently not planned, but we will consider with additional customer demand.

  12. Support complex passcodes in Box for EMM

    We would like to enforce complex passcodes in Box for EMM to meet encryption requirements for mobile apps

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  13. Add an internal validation link for EMM instances

    Current state: once an EMM instance has been set up, the IC/CSM sends the public ID to the customer. The admin is then responsible for applying the public ID and validating that it works.

    Request: Add a validation link for instances with an API URL, username, and password for the CSM to validate that the credentials are accurate, and provide an accurate error message (e.g. username/password invalid).

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    not planned  ·  tosin responded

    Calls will not work without management IDs sent from valid devices.

    We’d have to work with the EMM providers on a workaround, however there would be security concerns with the ability to successfully ping an EMM server without a managed device.

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    not planned  ·  tosin responded

    We are awaiting further Windows mobile demand before we invest further resources.

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    not planned  ·  tosin responded

    As it stands, Box Universal app requires an individually based install from the Windows App Store and cannot be mass installed. This will not be changed in the near future.

  16. Device pinning should count number of device by IMEI: International Mobile Equipment Identity.

    Currently Box count number of device by Device ID provided by Apple. Device ID is unique. If user re-installed App, Box count is up even in spite of same device.

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    not planned  ·  tosin responded

    Apple does not currently give access to IMEI within code (they used to). Currently we get a vendor ID as specified by Apple, which may or may not change (depending on iOS version).

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    not planned  ·  tosin responded

    Apple determines the mapping of apps to URLs. They can either disable Proofpoint for Box URLs or have users click on the open in Box as their workaround.

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    not planned  ·  dfisher responded

    Accepting collab invites is not currently available via the API, and we don’t have plans to prioritize this for m.box.

  19. Enable pinch-in/pinch-out on mobile browser previews

    We share files as open-links to our users and external collaborators who do not have a Box account. They view documents on mobile.

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  20. Ability to type folder to choose to upload

    When copying a file to Box from another application, there is an option to upload it to a Box folder. You have to scroll to the appropriate folder and "Choose" the file. We would like the option to type the folder and locate the folder.

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