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  1. Relay lite: allow admin to change the workflow owner

    Box Relay creates a workflow (Folder creates a task that requests invoice processing and is used to manage outstanding tasks) that enables clerical employees to process invoices more efficiently. However, when the employee is transferred, the workflow that has been created is not transferred to the next person in charge. If a useful workflow can be managed as a company, not as an individual (Change the workflow owner for contact changes), it will be very useful for business efficiency.

    64 votes

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    3 comments  ·  Workflow  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. Box for Teams Integration for Private Channels

    Today, Box for Teams Integration does not support Private Channels.
    https://support.box.com/hc/en-us/articles/360044673394-Box-for-Teams-FAQ

    Many customers are using Private Channels and need full integration between Box and Microsoft Teams. We do want Microsoft and Box to work together to improve it.

    56 votes

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    0 comments  ·  Partner Integrations  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    This limitation is due to Microsoft’s platform not allowing integrations to surface as messaging extensions (Box icon to upload and share documents). Until Microsoft supports this for third parties, Box is unable to deliver this functionality. We are working with Microsoft but there is no timeline for delivery at this point.

  3. relay assign workflow

    When a user leaves the company, the admin (or the user) should be able to assign his workflows to someone else. So far, the admin can only deactivate a workflow. We have cases where the relay workflow has 46 steps and if the owner leaves the company, the job is lost. It is a waste of time. As well, folder problems should be highlighted if the user is replaced, thus allowing either the assignment of permissions to the folder(s) or the ability to switch to new folder(s).

    22 votes

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    1 comment  ·  Workflow  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. Watermark of PDF and Excel files

    We are not able to use watermark of PDF and Excel files on mobile devices such as iPhone and iPad. We would like to use this feature.

    8 votes

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    under consideration  ·  0 comments  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  5. cascade

    Box needs to add the cascade option to all Relay triggers to catch activity in underlying subfolders. The alternative is having to create several relay workflows that is too cumbersome to manage and doesn't scale.

    4 votes

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  6. Microsoft Teams iOS app does not open the specific Box folder.

    We're having an issue with Microsoft Teams app on iPhone - Box files plug-in within More tab. It is very possible that this Box Files button in Teams is not designed to link to the specific channel Box folder we have chosen, and instead is designed to redirect us to the All Files page "https://account.box.com/folder/0". On Windows PC, Teams app opens the the specific channel Box folder we have chosen.

    10 votes

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    0 comments  ·  Partner Integrations  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  7. We would like to be able to preview files encrypted with Microsoft MIP from Box./フォルダ・ファイルレポートのフォルダ絞りこみ機能でフォルダIDを指定できるようにしてほしい。

    The function to filter by the current folder name wastes time because it does not know which folder is the target folder when there are multiple identical folder names.

    (In Japanese)
    現在のフォルダ名で絞込をかける機能は、同一のフォルダ名が複数存在した場合にどれが対象フォルダなのかが分からず無駄な時間が発生します。

    4 votes

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    0 comments  ·  Admin Console  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  8. Folder colors

    In Box it is not very easy to see what foders are shared externally. There are small globe icons on the collaborators, but if that list is too long, the external collaborator might not show up.

    Apart from that: the list of collaborators is not visible in Box Drive.

    Box should introduce a new Folder type (different color, different icon) to show that information in this folder is shared with external collaborators. This functionality should be available across all clients (Web, Drive, Mobile).

    14 votes

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    1 comment  ·  Box Drive  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  9. Full Text Search for a specific folder where only needed

    We would like an option to enable the full search functionality for a specific folder

    9 votes

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    1 comment  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  10. Support multi-file for rejected task trigger in Relay

    Suppose you like to assign an approval task to a person with multiple files and when the task is rejected, you like to move the package of those “rejected” files to a different folder("Rejected folder) instead of having them sat in the triggered folder.

    For a single file, you can create the following workflow containing 2 flows and it works perfect as expected, however it doesn't work for multi-files...
    Flow 1: Trigger Manual start-> Outcome: Assign task -> When rejected, the flow is end
    Flow 2: Trigger Task -> Outcome: when the task is rejected, move the file to “Rejected…

    25 votes

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    under consideration  ·  0 comments  ·  Workflow  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  11. I want to select multiple users from the collaborator list and delete all the collaborators at once.

    I would like to add the ability to select multiple users from the collaborators list and delete collaborations in bulk.

    Currently, in the Box folder, you need to select the permissions of each user from the collaborators list and select one user at a time.
    Example: Editor → Delete

    This takes a lot of time when there are a lot of users, so we need a function to delete them all at once.

    If there are a lot of department transfers within the company, the folder administrator has to do this every month for security reasons for each user.

    If…

    6 votes

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    0 comments  ·  Web App  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  12. Being able to search through files by the date the file was created (in the metadata)

    A feature I've wanted many times now, and would love to see implemented, is to be able to search through my files with the filter of Date Created (regarding the creation date of the file in its metadata), not just the date of when I uploaded the file.

    4 votes

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  13. Require approval when sharing content with a business justification

    Current access policy allows for external collaboration with a valid business justification, but we would also like to have the admin or folder owner approve the request to share externally, before the collaboration is sent. The current design doesn't allow for any validation and could potentially lead to content being shared with a restricted audience. Once the exception is approved, the collaboration could be set.

    4 votes

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    0 comments  ·  Shield  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  14. New Web UI and custom logo

    In the old UI, you could use any logo in the top left corner of the screen.

    We've been given the answer that the only place we can set a logo is in the top right corner of the screen with the new UI.
    However, users are used to the logo being in the top left corner and would like to have the option to place it in the top left.

    17 votes

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    3 comments  ·  Web App  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  15. Allow the "User Activity" report to be run for a folder and all sub-folders & content within that folder

    Today, the admin may select to run the "User Activity" report for a particular folder. When run for a particular folder, the report will only filter on the contents of the selected folder, and not the contents of subfolders within. Request that the report includes the folder and all sub-folders & contents within that folder, removing the need to run the report at the enterprise level and filtering to a particular folder path from there.

    93 votes

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    under consideration  ·  6 comments  ·  Developer Platform  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  16. Accessibility - Update 'Not Part of [Organization]?' text on company-specific URL's to indicate that it is a link for screen readers

    We have a company URL, for example organization.box.com; there is a link that reads, "Not a part of [organization]?" Clicking it brings you to the generic Box login page. However, this text is not handled correctly by screen readers. We propose that this should be updated for the benefit of our current and future clients who may rely on a screen reader.

    From our accessibility department: "So when the screen reader gets to that line, it does not indicate that it needs to be clicked "if you are not part of [the organization]." It is vague, and does not guide…

    5 votes

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  17. Teams v2 enhancement to save recording data of Teams meeting

    We would like to have enhancement for Teams v2 integration to store recording data of teams meeting into box.

    Currently we can only able to select sharepoint or onedrive.

    6 votes

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    0 comments  ·  Partner Integrations  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  18. Ability to set Default Collaboration Role to Viewer-Uploader

    Please allow the ability to set Default Collaboration Role in admin console to Viewer-Uploader.

    Currently the only options are Editor or Viewer. Editor is too much access as a default and Viewer is too limited. Please provide Viewer-Uploader as a third option or to replacement Editor role. Viewer-Uploader is a safer option as a default as it allows everything Editor role does except delete. Users are not being mindful when they share content and our support team spends time doing search and rescue. If Viewer-Uploader were the default, safer environment and Box will have better appeal.

    8 votes

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    2 comments  ·  Admin Console  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  19. Add “Specify when started” option in “Send a notification” outcome

    There is an option “Specify when started” in “Assign a task” outcome. It would be convenient to have a similar option in “Send a notification” outcome, since the recipients might vary depending on who started the workflow.

    5 votes

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    0 comments  ·  Workflow  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  20. Copy file in workflow should create a new version if file already exists

    I am creating Quality Management workflows. At the end of the workflow the released document is copied to a new area, that is shared with the consumers of the QM-documentation.

    Works fine the first time we run the workflows. If we update the document and run the workflow again, the target file is not versioned: we get a new file with the same name and a timestamp added to it.

    I appreciate this behaviour in some situations and understand why you have chosen this solution. However we would like to have the option in the workflow to "version the file,…

    7 votes

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