The Box for Android mobile application gives you the power and simplicity of Box on any Android device. Create, view, edit, and share content, all on the go.
Adding Files and Folders
To add files from your Android device to Box:
Choose how you'd like to add files:
You can open and edit files with the appropriate application on your mobile device, provided you have that application installed (e.g. To edit a PowerPoint file, you must have the Microsoft Office mobile app installed on your device).
To edit files:
- Tap the file to preview it in Box
- Tap the Open with icon in the top bar:
- The file will be opened in the default application installed on your device. (The default application used to open a given file type can be modified in your device's settings.)
If your enterprise uses Box Shield and you view or preview a file or folder, Box displays a label showing the content's security classification.