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Up and Running with Box
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Up and Running with Box

with Gini Courter

Video: Welcome

Hi, I'm Gini Courter. We'll start with the basics, setting up your free personal Box account, We'll use Box to collaborate with members of a team and I have used other cloud-based storage solutions that gave me
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  1. 3m 21s
    1. Welcome
      1m 6s
    2. What you need for this course
      1m 6s
    3. Using the exercise files
      1m 9s
  2. 20m 38s
    1. What you can do with Box
      5m 22s
    2. Understanding types of Box plans
      3m 29s
    3. Creating a personal Box account
      4m 49s
    4. Logging in and out
      3m 40s
    5. Updating your profile
      3m 18s
  3. 19m 43s
    1. Uploading files and folders
      3m 28s
    2. Working with files
      3m 14s
    3. Creating and using folders
      3m 1s
    4. Tagging files
      3m 31s
    5. Searching for files
      5m 5s
    6. Working with selected files and folders
      1m 24s
  4. 22m 20s
    1. Installing Box Edit
      5m 2s
    2. Editing a document using Box Edit
      4m 22s
    3. Creating a new document in Box Edit
      2m 53s
    4. Creating a web document
      3m 50s
    5. Creating a bookmark
      6m 13s
  5. 45m 45s
    1. Understanding sharing and collaboration
      3m 35s
    2. Sharing a link to a file
      4m 3s
    3. Sharing a folder for collaboration
      7m 31s
    4. Managing email notifications from Box
      3m 46s
    5. Setting options for email attachments
      5m 11s
    6. Setting folder security options
      3m 33s
    7. Creating bookmarks for your team
      3m 40s
    8. Adding comments
      6m 21s
    9. Assigning tasks
      7m 12s
    10. Unsharing a folder
      53s
  6. 4m 18s
    1. Understanding Box apps
      4m 18s
  7. 27m 0s
    1. Installing and using Box Sync
      9m 52s
    2. Getting Box for your phone
      1m 43s
    3. Using Box for a mobile device (iPad)
      3m 56s
    4. Working with files
      5m 59s
    5. Making files available offline
      5m 30s
  8. 28m 31s
    1. Upgrading to Box for Business
      4m 49s
    2. Using the administrative console
      4m 30s
    3. Managing user permissions
      3m 55s
    4. Locking, unlocking, and versioning files
      6m 4s
    5. Setting advanced folder properties
      1m 52s
    6. Embedding files and widgets in webpages
      6m 10s
    7. Viewing reports
      1m 11s
  9. 3m 18s
    1. Next steps
      3m 18s

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2h 54m Beginner Aug 29, 2014

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Box is an online file-sharing and cloud-content-management service for businesses. This course with Gini Courter will introduce you to Box and show you how to start a free personal account and begin storing and viewing files. She'll also demonstrate how to extend Box with Box Notes, take Box on the go, and upgrade to Box for Business—the paid version of Box that comes with features like file versioning, embedding, and reporting.

Topics include:
  • Editing documents in Box Edit
  • Sharing links to files and folders
  • Setting up security options
  • Adding comments
  • Assigning tasks
  • Creating and editing Box notes
  • Using Box Sync
  • Using Box on mobile devices
  • Upgrading to Box for Business
Subjects:
Business Productivity IT Business Intelligence
Software:
Box
Author:
Gini Courter

Welcome

Hi, I'm Gini Courter. Welcome to Up and Running with Box. In this course, I'll show you how to begin using Box, a powerful and incredibly popular cloud storage platform. We'll start with the basics, setting up your free personal Box account, storing and accessing files, adding apps, editing using Box Edit, and sharing links. We'll use Box to collaborate with members of a team and learn how to take Box on the road using Box Sync and Box for various mobile devices like Droids and iPads.

Then we'll upgrade our Box account to Box for Business. And we'll learn how to use the advanced features, including user management, file versioning and reporting. I have used other cloud-based storage solutions that gave me some of the features I needed, but Box does it all. I'm excited to be able to show you how Box works and how you can make it work for you.

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