Box.com - Creating your account

December 2016


This short tutorial explains how to create an account on the cloud storage service, Box.com.

Creating your account

You must register to Box.com take advantage of the different offers available on https://www.box.com/pricing/. Click on the Sign-up button and follow the instructions. You'll have to provide your name, e-mail and a password.

The packages

In the free offer users have 10 GB of free space to store their files. With the paid packages several solutions are available:

Box Sync

Box sync is a program to synchronize data stored on your computer or laptop (Apple Android, Windows) with your online account. After creating your account you will be offered to install the application on your PC. Once downloaded, run the "BoxSyncWindows.exe" file.


The latest version of the software will be installed


Click Next.


Once installed you just have to start the program and configure your settings.

First use

Go to "Settings" and enter your own email address and password. It is recommended that you choose the sync folder on your PC, by clicking on "Change My Box Files location".


Click "Sync" to synchronize the content of the sync folder and your online account

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