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A guide to uninstall Box Tools from your PC

You can find on this page detailed information on how to uninstall Box Tools for Windows. It is made by Box. You can find out more on Box or check for application updates here. Usually the Box Tools program is to be found in the C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit folder, depending on the user's option during setup. You can uninstall Box Tools by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /X{2E77D918-E207-4F05-8956-D2CA2AEA4AB5}. Note that you might get a notification for admin rights. The program's main executable file is named Box Edit.exe and occupies 191.08 KB (195664 bytes).

Box Tools installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 281.66 KB (288416 bytes) on disk.

  • Box Device Trust.exe (90.58 KB)
  • Box Edit.exe (191.08 KB)

The information on this page is only about version of Box Tools. For other Box Tools versions please click below: to view all...
If planning to uninstall Box Tools you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall Box Tools:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit

The files below remain on your disk when you remove Box Tools:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box Device Trust.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box Edit.exe
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.Edit.Abstractions.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.Edit.Api.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.Edit.Api.V2.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.Edit.Environment.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.Edit.Services.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.FileSharing.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.FileSharing.Providers.V2.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.Ipc.Pipes.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.LocalComServer.Abstractions.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.LocalComServer.Environment.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.Notifications.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.Notifications.Growl.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.Utilities.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Ionic.Zip.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\LocalComServerIntegration.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\log4net.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2018-07-17.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2018-07-19.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack.Shell.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Newtonsoft.Json.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\PostureCheck.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\RestSharp.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\SimpleInjector.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\System.IO.Abstractions.dll

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{2E77D918-E207-4F05-8956-D2CA2AEA4AB5}

How to remove Box Tools from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Box Tools is an application by the software company Box. Sometimes, users choose to uninstall it. This can be easier said than done because removing this by hand requires some know-how regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best SIMPLE practice to uninstall 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 system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system utility.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Box Tools or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Box Tools". If it exists on your system the Box Tools program will be found very quickly. Notice that after you click Box Tools in the list of applications, the following information about the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about Box Tools, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Box Tools.
Uninstall Box Tools

8. After removing Box Tools, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Box Tools which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Box Tools using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


The text above is not a recommendation 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 page only 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' PCs.

2018-07-02 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-07-02 09:17:51.403