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Box Drive (Install)


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This package skips automatic verification:

The installer doesn't work on anything less than Windows 10 / Windows 2016. Added that to chocolateyInstall.ps1 so will error and therefore needs an exemption.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 8/20/2019.

NOTE: Box Drive only supports Windows 10+ / Windows 2016+. If you need support for earlier operating systems try the Box Sync package

  • Keep files in sync with all your devices with automatic updates
  • Automatic version control
  • Back up files to Box directly from your desktop

NOTE: This is an automatically updated package. If you find it is out of date by more than a week, please contact the maintainer(s) and let them know the package is no longer updating correctly.

To install Box Drive (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install box-drive

To upgrade Box Drive (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade box-drive


  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
    $msiLogPath = ("{0}\{1}.{2}.MsiInstall.log" -f $env:TEMP, $env:chocolateyPackageName, $env:chocolateyPackageVersion)
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
      fileType      = 'MSI'
      url           = ''
      checksum      = 'f0f24ab1d159d56fa0f6653cd5c4a18d8f53249006085b90dba8440827c36376'
      checksumType  = 'SHA256'
      url64         = ''
      checksum64    = '6A5A91D2CAD1621E8AE58BBA2ADCC3D4C3657E85614B47040DE057D244CEE005'
      checksumType64= 'SHA256'
      softwareName  = 'box*'
      silentArgs    = "/quiet /norestart /l*v `"$msiLogPath`""
      validExitCodes= @(0)
    # Check OS
    if ([version](Get-WmiObject -Class Win32_OperatingSystem).version -lt [version]"10.0") {
      Write-Error "Box Drive ONLY supports Windows 10 (or later) or Windows Server 2016 (or later). Please use the Box Sync package ( if you need support for earlier operating systems."
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
    Write-Verbose "Box Drive install log file is available at '$msiLogPath'"
  • tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    # Unfortunately the Choco auto-uninstaller does not uninstall this automatically
    # so this file is needed.
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
    $packageArgs = @{
        packageName    = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
        softwareName   = 'box*'
        fileType       = 'MSI'
        silentArgs     = "/qn /norestart"
        validExitCodes = @(0, 3010, 1605, 1614, 1641) #
    $uninstalled = $false
    [array]$key = Get-UninstallRegistryKey -SoftwareName $packageArgs['softwareName']
    if ($key.Count -eq 1) {
        $key | ForEach-Object {
            $packageArgs['file'] = "$($_.UninstallString)"
            if ($packageArgs['fileType'] -eq 'MSI') {
                $packageArgs['silentArgs'] = "$($_.PSChildName) $($packageArgs['silentArgs'])"
                $packageArgs['file'] = ''
            Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
    elseif ($key.Count -eq 0) {
        Write-Warning "$packageName has already been uninstalled by other means."
    elseif ($key.Count -gt 1) {
        Write-Warning "$($key.Count) matches found!"
        Write-Warning "To prevent accidental data loss, no programs will be uninstalled."
        Write-Warning "Please alert package maintainer the following keys were matched:"
        $key | ForEach-Object { Write-Warning "- $($_.DisplayName)" }

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This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Box


Copyright 2019 Box


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Box Drive (Install) 2.7.242 157 Friday, June 28, 2019 approved
Box Drive (Install) 2.7.241 50 Friday, June 21, 2019 approved
Box Drive (Install) 2.6.186 112 Wednesday, May 15, 2019 approved
Box Drive (Install) 2.5.127 59 Sunday, April 14, 2019 approved

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