How to Enable Email Notifications in a Box User Account

Box platform provides extensive notifications on many activities that take place within a Box account. However, by default, many of those notifications remain in a disabled state. Box sends only a few notifications related to major account activity to ensure that users don’t get a lot of emails. For any reason, if you would like to be notified of even the smallest change in your Box account, you need to enable them first. Follow these simple steps to configure email notification settings in Box.

Step 1: Log in to Your Box Account

Go to and log in to your account.

Step 2: Go to Admin Console

Locate the Admin Console link in the menu on the left and click on it. This will take you to the Box admin settings page.

Step 3: Click on Enterprise Settings

Under Admin console, find the Enterprise Settings on the left and side of the pane and click on it.

Step 4: Go to Notifications

There is a Notification tab on this page that you can see on the horizontal menu on the top. Click on it.

Step 5: Enable/Disable Specific Notification

To enable any notification, check the box you want. To disable a notification, clear the box. At the end click on the Save button to save the settings. The changes will be reflected all users within the Box account including future users.

We hope you found this article on Box useful.

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