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Using Box in Your Classes: Searching

Searching in Box

1. Type in your keyword in the search bar.


2. Click on the symbol next to the magnifying glass to narrow your search. If you only want to search the folder you are currently in, check the box next to "Only search inside of..." at the bottom of the box.


3. If you want to narrow your search further, click on the drop-down menu for the folder you are searching


4. A complete list of your files will appear.


5. Select the folder you would like to search.

6. You can also search in Box Drive. You can find instructions on how to do that in the ITS Knowledge Base.

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Jenny Freed
801 National Road W.
Richmond, IN 47374

Earlham College • 801 National Road West • Richmond, Indiana 47374-4095