We are running the following preview program for several exciting new features for the Box for Microsoft Office integration. Please see below for more information.
Box for Microsoft Office
What are the new enhancements to the Box for Microsoft Office integration?
The new Box for Office integration enhancements include the following:
Real-time co-authoring on the Office desktop and mobile apps: Users will be able to co-author on Excel, Word, or PowerPoint files on desktop and mobile in real-time, with all changes automatically saved to Box.
Add Box as a Place: Users will be able to choose Box as an optional or default storage location for automatic file saves.
When will these new enhancements be available?
These enhancements will be generally available in early 2022.
How can I participate in the preview program?
If you are interested in previewing upcoming Box for Microsoft Office enhancements, please fill out this form and we will be in touch if you are a good fit for this preview program.
Are there any pre-requisites for participating in the Box for Office preview program?
Customers must enroll in the Office Insiders Program.
Customers must have signed NDAs with Box and Microsoft.
Additional technical requirements:
Enabled on the Box admin console
Have the latest versions of Box Drive, Box Mobile, and Office
Mac users must be on macOS 11.5