Learn how to share a link to any folder or file in UBbox, with anyone inside or outside UB. Learn how to control who can access the link, create a custom URL, set a password and expiration date for the link, and more. Sharing links is best suited for letting others download a copy of a file.
Operating Systems: Windows, Macintosh, Linux
Applies to: UB students, faculty and staff
Last Updated: December 30, 2020
Yes. You need to have sufficient permissions, and to set the Access Type to "Anyone with the link" (see above).
No. Set the Access Type to "Anyone with the link" (see above).
Yes. To do so, instead of just sharing a link, create a folder for the files you want them to edit and invite them as a collaborator. A UBbox (for those affiliated with UB) or standard Box.com account (for those not affiliated with UB) is required for collaborators.