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Switch from Box
Switch from Box





  1. From a browser, sign in to your Box account.

  2. Right-click the file, and select a command.

  1. From a browser, sign in to your Office account.

  2. In the Microsoft 365 app launcher, select OneDrive.

  3. Right-click the file, and select a command


Screenshot showing the shortcut menu for a selected file

Office desktop

  • Select File > Open.

  • Select Box.

    Note: Requires Box for Office.

  • Select File > Open.

  • Select OneDrive - [your company name].


Screenshot of File > Open menu in Word.

Mobile app

  1. In the Box mobile app, tap All Files or Recents.

  2. Tap the file.

  1. In the OneDrive mobile app, tap Files or Recent.

  2. Tap the file.

    Note: To install the mobile apps, see Set up Office apps and email on a mobile device.


Screenshot of OneDrive mobile app with Files button highlighted

Office mobile apps

  1. Add Box in Account > Add a Service for each Office app you use.

  2. Tap Open and tap Box.

  3. Tap a file.

  1. Tap Open and tap OneDrive – [your company name].

  2. Tap a file.


Screenshot of Places screen in the Word mobile app.

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