How to transfer to Box?

How to transfer to Box?

Ensure PhotoSync is installed on your source device and that you have an internet connection. Attention: You need a Box account to upload your pictures to Box.

Select a picture/video folder on your source device.

Figure 1. Select album
Select album

Tap the thumbnails of the pictures and videos that you want to sync to your Box account. Upon tapping a red button appears. To deselect just tap again. See the next step for other syncing possibilities.

Figure 2. Select pictures
Select pictures


Tap the red sync button and then select your preferred action type: New, Selected, or All.

Figure 3. Transfer


Figure 4. Choose transfer type
Choose transfer type


Select the destination of where you want to transfer to. Tap the Box button if you want to transfer to your Box account.

Figure 5. Select destination
Select destination


You must authenticate with your Box account before your first transfer to Box. PhotoSync guides you through this process.

Figure 6. Authorize before the first transfer
Authorize before the first transfer


PhotoSync requests access to your Box account and lists the necessary permissions after a successful autorization. When you tap Allow access to Box you will be redirected to PhotoSync and after a short moment your transfer starts.

Figure 7. Box authentication website - Login
Box authentication website - Login


Figure 8. Box authentication website - Permission settings
Box authentication website - Permission settings


Your pictures will then be transferred to your Box account.

Figure 9. Transfer to Box
Transfer to Box
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