Box Tools Box Tools

A guide to uninstall Box Tools from your PC

This web page contains thorough information on how to remove Box Tools for Windows. It is produced by Box. Go over here where you can find out more on Box. The application is often found in the C:\Users\mep171\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit folder (same installation drive as Windows). Box Tools's full uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /X{88F6F5AC-2BE0-48B1-92A4-3AFE0F069B0B}. The program's main executable file is named Box Edit.exe and occupies 199.08 KB (203856 bytes).

The executables below are part of Box Tools. They take an average of 292.16 KB (299168 bytes) on disk.

  • Box Device Trust.exe (93.08 KB)
  • Box Edit.exe (199.08 KB)

This info is about Box Tools version only. Click on the links below for other Box Tools versions: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are usually left behind when you remove Box Tools.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall Box Tools:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Box Device Trust.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Box Edit.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Box.Edit.Abstractions.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Box.Edit.Api.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Box.Edit.Api.V2.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Box.Edit.Environment.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Box.Edit.Services.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Box.Edit.UpgradeService.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Box.FileSharing.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Box.FileSharing.Providers.V2.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Box.Ipc.Pipes.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Box.LocalComServer.Abstractions.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Box.LocalComServer.Environment.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Box.Metrics.Reporter.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Box.Metrics.Wrappers.CSharp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Box.Notifications.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Box.Notifications.Growl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Box.Utilities.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Box.WindowsEvents.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\BoxEditUpgradeService.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Ionic.Zip.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\LocalComServerIntegration.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\log4net.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEditUpgrade_01282019.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEditUpgrade_0128201901282019.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEditUpgrade_0128201901292019.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEditUpgrade_0128201901302019.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEditUpgrade_01312019.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEditUpgrade_0131201901312019.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEditUpgrade_0131201902012019.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEditUpgrade_0131201902022019.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEditUpgrade_0131201902032019.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEditUpgrade_0131201902042019.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEditUpgrade_0131201902052019.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEditUpgrade_02062019.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEditUpgrade_0206201902062019.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEditUpgrade_0206201902072019.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEditUpgrade_0206201902082019.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEditUpgrade_0206201902092019.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEditUpgrade_0206201902102019.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEditUpgrade_02112019.log
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\MetricsCollector.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack.Shell.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\Newtonsoft.Json.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\PostureCheck.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\RestSharp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\SimpleInjector.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Box\Box Edit\System.IO.Abstractions.dll
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{D3ECE551-0442-45DF-A84B-83B665F13FD3}\boxedit.exe

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Box\Box Tools
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\6729F0E2D97526448A2F931E212F933C

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\6729F0E2D97526448A2F931E212F933C\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\Box Edit Upgrade Service\ImagePath

A way to uninstall Box Tools using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Box Tools is an application by the software company Box. Frequently, computer users try to erase it. Sometimes this can be difficult because removing this by hand takes some knowledge regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best SIMPLE manner to erase Box Tools is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general utility to clean your Windows PC.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run 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 system utility.

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

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on your computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Box Tools or simply click the Search field and type in "Box Tools". The Box Tools application will be found very quickly. After you click Box Tools in the list of applications, some data about the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about Box Tools, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Box Tools.
Uninstall Box Tools

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

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


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall 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 text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Box Tools in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2019-02-10 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2019-02-09 22:35:31.733