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  1. Ability to reduce file size when image is scanned via the Box mobile app

    Ability to reduce file size when image is scanned via the Box mobile app.
    - Currently, the size of PDF files obtained when we scan a document via the Box mobile app, is very large.
    - Example: Box app on iPhone file size - 7.4MB; Apple's "import from iPhone" file size: -3.9MB. - Could we have the ability to resize / reduce quality of these files?

    9 votes

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  2. Users should be able to set up 2FA on their phones

    We invite external users who only have phones. However, we are set up for 2FA. That means these users need to find a computer to login via the webapp to set up 2FA before we can begin collaborating. This is an issue. The mobile interface should allow 2FA to be set up.

    1 vote

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  3. UI enhancements for easy viewing of pdf files on iPhone & iPod

    When displaying pdf files using the Box App on iPhone & iPod, after scrolling to view the top of the file, the app seems to take control over the display and auto-scrolls the file upward causing the top of the file to be outside of the screen. Is there any way to correct this? Thank you! 8-)

    1 vote

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    Hello,

    thank you for sharing this idea with us. This suggestion is not yet under consideration for the current or future roadmap but our Product Team will investigate this suggestion and share an update within 1-2 months.

    Thank you for helping make Box better!

    Cheers,

    Klaudyna

  4. + button should be disabled with "Restrict content creation"

    Users belonging to tenant with "Restrict content creation - Only admins can create and delete first-level folders, files, and bookmarks" setting enabled can see "+" button for adding content on their root folder screen of Box for iOS mobile app.
    They can operate through "+" button, but it fails due to the restriction.

    The customer believe that "+" button should be grayed out if this restriction is in effect.
    The customer wants the same to happen because "+" button is grayed out in the folder that the user is accessing with VIEWER privilege.

    5 votes

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    Hello,


    thank you for sharing this idea with us. 


    This suggestion is not yet under consideration for the current or future roadmap but our Product Team will investigate this suggestion and share an update within 1-2 months.


    Thank you for helping make Box better!

    Cheers,

    Klaudyna

  5. I would like to have access to the recycle bin using the mobile app for iOS devices

    Right now only the web page permits to access the recycle bin to delete permanently files and folders.
    It would be a great to develop an upgrade to have this option available also for the mobile device app.

    3 votes

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    Hello,

    thank you for sharing this idea with us. 


    This suggestion is not yet under consideration for the current or future roadmap but our Product Team will investigate this suggestion and share an update within 1-2 months.


    Thank you for helping make Box better!

    Cheers,

    Klaudyna

  6. ipad app

    I would like the ability to open documents from the Box iPad app in new tabs. Chrome allows me to do a long hold and be given the option to open in a new tab. This would be a nice function in the iPad app.

    1 vote

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  7. Reduce file sizes with BOX capture

    Please fix the BOX Capture app to reduce file sizes. It is impossible to work from home given how large of files are (they timeout during upload, they are impossible to transfer to DocuSign given the file size, etc.). Even when I change file size to "Small" under settings, the files are huge. I do not have this issue with other scanning apps, however, we have to use BOX Capture for work.

    3 votes

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  8. View versions of documents on ipad ios device

    Currently there is no option to view previous versions and audit history on a mobile device, would be good for those that work entirely off an ipad and not a pc to be able to do this.

    1 vote

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  9. Search function included in the Copy or Move option for ipad

    User on ipad report not seeing the option to search for files on the move or copy options like they do in web app. Makes it difficult to move files to destination by going through the file tree list.

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  10. Show 'Folder Description' at the top on the mobile app

    Show 'Folder Description' at the top when entering a folder on the mobile app (like the web UI)

    2 votes

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  11. Quarantined files indicator for Box mobile app

    Quarantined files currently show a red exclamation indicator icon + tooltip “This file is under quarantine” on webapp, but NOT on mobile.

    This is an issue for users (especially external collaborators) who will try to access these quarantined files on mobile, but not understand why they can’t access it.

    1 vote

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  12. Add Box extension to Safari iOS

    Please add Box as an extension option to Safari iOS. I only get Box as an option in Safari when I want to save a PDF. Need Box for cut and paste usage in Safari! Please consider this option.

    1 vote

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  13. New PowerPoint, Excel, Word from mobile

    When on the app, it would be helpful to have the option to create a new PowerPoint, Excel, Word doc. It is a bit confusing to tell the user they have to open the Word app first and save it to the Box mobile app when you don't need to do that from the web experience.

    1 vote

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    Hello,

    thank you for sharing this idea with us.

    Our Product Managers are gathering feedback and additional use cases regarding this suggestion. Please add your comments and support this suggestion so we can prioritize it accordingly.

    Thank you!

    Klaudyna

  15. Expose Metadata & Metadata Templates in Box Mobile App

    Includes the ability to:
    1. View metadata (including templates) already applied to content
    2. Add/edit metadata to content directly in the app

    30 votes

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    Hello, 


    thank you for sharing this idea with us.

    Our Product Managers are gathering feedback and additional use cases regarding this suggestion. Please add your comments and support this suggestion so we can prioritize it accordingly.


    Thank you!

    Klaudyna 

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