Box.com, is a great cloud storage service that has 8 million users from around the world. Management of files on Box can only be done through the website makes it lag behind other competitors like Dropbox and Google Drive which has been providing desktop sync application. Finally, after all this time, launch the app Box Sync for Mac, is a desktop application that allows users to sync between devices and the web. Made it back parallel to its competitors.
Box Sync system work differently with Dropbox or Google Drive sync all the files in it. Box users can select folders to be in sync to the desktop via the website box.
When first installing Box Sync, you will be required storage space, it will default to the name of the place in the Home Folder Document Box. Later disingkronisasi all folders are stored here.
Unfortunately we can not directly get the URL of a file that can be shared with our colleagues. These features are very important for those who collaborate with many colleagues. Before this feature is implemented, I think Dropbox is still tops in terms of ease of use application.
Box net have limitations, some files are not supported by the Box Sync. These files include, files that begin with a dot or ~, or a hidden system file, Windows shortcuts, Box WebDocs, Outlook PST, Quickbooks and Google Docs / Spreadsheets. And the saddest Box Sync will not upload files Pages, Numbers and Keynote. According to Box Sync FAQ page, they plan to support iWorks files.
Regardless of the limitations and lack of features, Box Sync application that makes user has officially launched Box Sync can easily upload files without having to open a website Box.com, which had been long in waiting.