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How to Create a Box Folder that will only Permit Users to Upload but not View its Content

Box is an online file sharing and content management service.

1) Type “box.miami.edu” in the URL Box of your browser window.

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Image 1: Entering “box.miami.edu” in your browser window will take you to your Box Account linked to the University of Miami.

2) Create a new Folder

A. Click on the “+ New” button from your Blackboard.

B. Select the ‘Folder” to create a bank folder in the system.

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Image 2: Clicking on “New” will allow you to create a new Folder.

3)  Create the New Folder

A. Enter the name of your Folder

B. Click “Okay” to finish creating the folder.

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Image 3: Give your Folder a name.

4) Invite Collaborators

A. Click on the “more options” button (rectangle with 3 dots) of the folder you would like to invite your students in.

B. Hover your Cursor over “Sharing”.

C. Click on “Invite Collaborators”.

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Image 4: Clicking on the “More Options” button will allow you to select “Sharing” and “Invite Collaborators”.

5) Send the Invitiations

A. Type the email addresses of the users you would would like for them to have access to.

B. Change the Invited Permission to “Uploader”

C. Click Send Invite.

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Image 5: Enter the email of the users your would like to add the course.
Updated on November 20, 2016

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