Box: Upload Embed Widgets

In some cases, it is helpful to setup a simple way for people to upload files to a specific folder without having to worry about logging in or signing up for a Box account.  In these instances, it is recommended that you create an “Upload Embed Widget” using the steps below:

  1. Login to your WUSTL Box account
  2. Next to the folder you want people to upload to, click on the More Options button and then select More Actions, then Upload Embed Widget
  3. In the window that pops up, set the desired options and then click Preview
  4. Copy the URL for the new webpage that opens and then email it to the individuals that you want to have upload to the folder