Welcome to the Box Developer Documentation

Box is a cloud content management platform that helps people securely store, access, share, and collaborate on files across devices. Box offers a REST API that allows developers to integrate Box with other applications and systems and build Box functionality into their software products.

Our REST API comes with many features, such as:

  • File Upload and Download
  • Preview with support for more than 120 file types
  • Search
  • File and Folder Metadata
  • Retention Policies
  • Permissions
  • Event Reporting
  • Webhooks

You can learn more about the features of the Box Platform here.

Getting Started

Whether you are building an integration with Box or using Box to power content services in your application, we can help you get started!

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