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How to uninstall Box Tools from your PC

This web page is about Box Tools for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is made by Box. Open here for more information on Box. Usually the Box Tools program is placed in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit folder, depending on the user's option during setup. MsiExec.exe /X{EE4ACDBD-AF65-4A79-8D63-89F359AAC285} is the full command line if you want to uninstall Box Tools. Box Edit.exe is the Box Tools's primary executable file and it takes around 206.08 KB (211024 bytes) on disk.

Box Tools contains of the executables below. They occupy 301.16 KB (308384 bytes) on disk.

  • Box Device Trust.exe (95.08 KB)
  • Box Edit.exe (206.08 KB)

The information on this page is only about version of Box Tools. For more Box Tools versions please click below: to view all...
Box Tools has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Box Tools:
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit
  • C:\Users\faithann\AppData\Local\Box\Box Tools
  • C:\Users\faithann\AppData\Roaming\Box\Box Tools

The files below remain on your disk by Box Tools's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box Device Trust.exe
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box Edit.exe
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.Edit.Abstractions.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.Edit.Api.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.Edit.Api.V2.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.Edit.Environment.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.Edit.Services.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.Edit.UpgradeService.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.FileSharing.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.FileSharing.Providers.V2.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.Ipc.Pipes.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.LocalComServer.Abstractions.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.LocalComServer.Environment.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.Metrics.Reporter.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.Metrics.Wrappers.CSharp.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.Notifications.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.Notifications.Growl.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.Utilities.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.WindowsEvents.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Ionic.Zip.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\LocalComServerIntegration.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\log4net.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2019-07-02.log
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2019-07-03.log
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2019-07-08.log
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2019-07-0820190708.log
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\MetricsCollector.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack.Shell.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Newtonsoft.Json.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\PostureCheck.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\RestSharp.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\SimpleInjector.dll
  • C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\System.IO.Abstractions.dll
  • C:\Users\faithann\AppData\Local\Box\Box Local Com Server\Box.Tools.ActiveX.exe
  • C:\Users\faithann\AppData\Local\Box\Box Tools\Logs\BoxToolsInstallerLog.log
  • C:\Users\faithann\AppData\Local\Box\Box Tools\Metrics\BoxTools_Metrics.db

Registry that is not removed:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Box\Box Tools
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{EE4ACDBD-AF65-4A79-8D63-89F359AAC285}

How to erase Box Tools with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Box Tools is an application by the software company Box. Frequently, computer users decide to remove it. This is troublesome because performing this by hand requires some advanced knowledge related to removing Windows programs manually. The best QUICK procedure to remove Box Tools is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general utility to take care of your PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

3. Click on the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on the PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Box Tools or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Box Tools". If it is installed on your PC the Box Tools application will be found automatically. After you click Box Tools in the list of applications, some information about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about Box Tools, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Box Tools.
Uninstall Box Tools

8. After removing Box Tools, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong Box Tools which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Box Tools using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.


The text above is not a recommendation to remove Box Tools by Box from your PC, we are not saying that Box Tools by Box is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Box Tools supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2019-06-12 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2019-06-12 13:31:50.440