Access Box files in Acrobat

You can easily store and access files from your Box consumer or business file storage account when you’re working in Acrobat or Acrobat Reader on your desktop.

Add your Box account and access files

  • Choose Home > Add Account, and then click the Add button for Box. (Alternatively, you can also add an account from the custom open/save dialog.)

    The login dialog box is displayed.

    Sign in to OneDrive


  • Provide your Box account’s email address and password, and then click Authorize.

  • In the confirmation dialog box, click Grant access to Box.

    Grant access to Box


    The account is added in the left pane under the Storage section, and listing of files/folders is displayed in the right pane. Now all the actions specific to the selected file type are available for you from here, and also from a custom open/save dialog box.

    Your Box files in Home View



Search, sort, and filter commands are yet not available in the Home view for Box files.

Remove your Box account

  • In the Home view, click the Edit/Pencil icon next to Storage.

    Edit button for online accounts


  • Click the cross icon next to the account you want to remove, and then click Done next to Storage.

    Cross and Done options to remove an account