Box Tools Box Tools

A way to uninstall Box Tools from your computer

This web page is about Box Tools for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It was developed for Windows by Box. Further information on Box can be found here. Box Tools is usually set up in the C:\Users\28849102\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit directory, however this location can differ a lot depending on the user's choice while installing the program. The full uninstall command line for Box Tools is MsiExec.exe /X{8F67024B-F830-4B9C-8A5E-D7096EDAD76B}. The application's main executable file has a size of 897.73 KB (919280 bytes) on disk and is named Box Edit.exe.

Box Tools installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 1.60 MB (1678304 bytes) on disk.

  • Box Device Trust.exe (741.23 KB)
  • Box Edit.exe (897.73 KB)

The current page applies to Box Tools version alone. You can find below info on other application versions of Box Tools: to view all...
Following the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the PC. Some of these are shown below.

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

Files remaining:
  • 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.Api.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Box.Edit.Api.V2.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.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\BoxCertificateValidator.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Ionic.Zip.Reduced.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_2014-07-16.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2015-02-18.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2015-04-20.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2015-04-21.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2015-07-24.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2016-06-10.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2016-06-13.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2016-06-1320160613.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2016-06-14.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2016-06-1420160614.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2016-06-16.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2016-07-08.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2016-07-0820160708.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2016-07-0820160709.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2016-07-0820160710.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2016-07-11.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2016-07-14.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2016-07-1420160714.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2016-07-1420160715.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2016-07-1420160716.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2016-07-1420160717.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2016-07-1420160718.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2016-07-1420160719.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2016-07-1420160720.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Box\Box Edit\Logs\BoxEdit_2016-07-21.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 keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{8F67024B-F830-4B9C-8A5E-D7096EDAD76B}

How to uninstall Box Tools with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Box Tools is an application marketed by Box. Some users try to erase this program. Sometimes this is easier said than done because deleting this manually requires some skill regarding removing Windows programs manually. One of the best SIMPLE practice to erase 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 a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around tool to clean your PC.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

5. All the programs existing on the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Box Tools or simply click the Search field 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 , some information regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding Box Tools, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Box Tools.
Uninstall Box Tools

8. After uninstalling Box Tools, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform 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 removing Box Tools using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to remove Box Tools by Box from your PC, nor are we saying that Box Tools by Box is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Box Tools in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-26 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-26 03:52:04.427