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A guide to uninstall Box from your system

Box is a computer program. This page holds details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is produced by Box, Inc.. Open here for more information on Box, Inc.. The application is usually located in the C:\Program Files\Box\Box folder (same installation drive as Windows). MsiExec.exe /X{4701F7EB-C33E-4E15-9C42-FB3325A3026A} is the full command line if you want to uninstall Box. The application's main executable file occupies 5.54 MB (5812744 bytes) on disk and is labeled Box.exe.

Box is composed of the following executables which occupy 11.11 MB (11654680 bytes) on disk:

  • Box.Desktop.QuitPrompt.exe (144.70 KB)
  • Box.Desktop.UpdatePrompt.exe (139.20 KB)
  • Box.Desktop.UpdateService.exe (61.20 KB)
  • Box.exe (5.54 MB)
  • streem.exe (4.44 MB)
  • BoxUI.exe (817.20 KB) to view all...

The current web page applies to Box version 1.6.171 only. Click on the links below for other Box versions: to view all...
Many files, folders and registry entries will not be deleted when you remove Box from your computer.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall Box from your computer:
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box

Usually, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\_cffi_backend.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\_ctypes.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\_hashlib.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\_multiprocessing.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\_socket.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\_sqlite3.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\_ssl.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\_win32sysloader.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\_yappi.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\Box.Desktop.QuitPrompt.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\Box.Desktop.UpdatePrompt.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\Box.Desktop.UpdateService.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\Box.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\Box.Updater.Common.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\BoxLock.ico
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\BoxLockByOther.ico
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\BoxNotes.ico
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\BoxProblem.ico
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\BoxShellExt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\BoxShellExt32.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\BoxSynced.ico
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\BoxSyncing.ico
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\BoxSyncWindowsUI.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\bz2.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\cacert.pem
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\clean_box_desktop_artifacts.bat
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\clr.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\Crypto.Cipher._AES.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\Crypto.Hash._SHA256.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\Crypto.Random.OSRNG.winrandom.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\Crypto.Util._counter.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\Crypto.Util.strxor.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\cryptography.hazmat.bindings._constant_time.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\cryptography.hazmat.bindings._openssl.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\firebug-lite.js
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\log4net.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\MetricsCollector.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\MSVCR100.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\PostureCheck.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\psutil._psutil_windows.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\pyconfig.h
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\pyexpat.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\Python.Runtime.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\python27.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\pythoncom27.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\pywintypes27.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\select.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\sqlite3.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\streem.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\BoxUI.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\CommandLine.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\da-DK\BoxUI.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\de-DE\BoxUI.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\es-ES\BoxUI.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\fi-FI\BoxUI.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\fr-FR\BoxUI.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\it-IT\BoxUI.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\ja-JP\BoxUI.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\ko-KR\BoxUI.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\log4net.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\Microsoft.Practices.ServiceLocation.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\nb-NO\BoxUI.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\nl-NL\BoxUI.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\pl-PL\BoxUI.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\pt-BR\BoxUI.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\Resources\HTML\FTUX\assets\img\logo.svg
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\Resources\HTML\FTUX\assets\img\tutorial\tour1.png
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\Resources\HTML\FTUX\assets\img\tutorial\tour2.png
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\Resources\HTML\FTUX\assets\img\tutorial\tour3.png
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\Resources\HTML\FTUX\assets\img\tutorial\tour4.png
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\Resources\HTML\FTUX\assets\img\tutorial\tour5.png
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\Resources\HTML\FTUX\assets\img\tutorial\tour6.png
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\Resources\HTML\FTUX\assets\jquery-1.9.1.js
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\Resources\HTML\FTUX\assets\lato-font.css
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\Resources\HTML\FTUX\assets\script.js
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\Resources\HTML\FTUX\assets\style.css
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\Resources\HTML\FTUX\index.html
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\ru-RU\BoxUI.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\sv-SE\BoxUI.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\SyncUIIPC.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\System.Windows.Interactivity.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\Thrift.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\tr-TR\BoxUI.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\Utilities.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\zh-CN\BoxUI.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\UI\zh-TW\BoxUI.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\ujson.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\unicodedata.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\win32api.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\win32clipboard.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\win32cred.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\win32event.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\win32evtlog.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\win32file.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\win32gui.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\win32pipe.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\win32security.pyd
  • C:\Program Files\Box\Box\win32trace.pyd

Generally the following registry keys will not be removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{4701F7EB-C33E-4E15-9C42-FB3325A3026A}

Open regedit.exe to remove the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\Box\Box\Box.Desktop.QuitPrompt.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\Box\Box\Box.Desktop.QuitPrompt.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\Box\Box\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\WINDOWS\Installer\{4701F7EB-C33E-4E15-9C42-FB3325A3026A}\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\BoxUpdateSvc\ImagePath

How to uninstall Box with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Box is a program released by the software company Box, Inc.. Some users want to uninstall this application. Sometimes this can be efortful because performing this by hand takes some knowledge regarding Windows internal functioning. The best SIMPLE solution to uninstall Box is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on 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 an efficient uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful PC management program.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Box or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Box". If it is installed on your PC the Box program will be found very quickly. After you click Box in the list , some data about the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about Box, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Box.
Uninstall Box

8. After removing Box, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Box that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing Box using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Box by Box, Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that Box by Box, Inc. is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Box supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2018-02-08 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-02-08 12:04:17.300