Rename Files And Folders March 03, 2020 20:15 Updated To rename a file or folder, right-click the item (or click the ellipses (...)), then select Rename. This will open up a text box where you can change the file name. You can also rename a file from the preview screen. Note: Folder paths have a limit of 255 characters so keep folder and files names as concise as possible to avoid running up against this limit. tech_writers_swarm_kb Related articles Understanding Box Folder Settings Moving and Copying Files & Folders Understanding Collaborator Permission Levels Search for Files, Folders, and Content How Much Content Do You Want To Migrate To Box? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.