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Changes in Box

MSU Faculty, Staff & Students,

This message is to notify you of the following changes coming to Box which will be completed on Sept 8, 2017.

Box retiring Old Experience
Box will retire the Old Box Experience on Sept 8. Anyone who did not opt to move to the New Box Experience during the “Try it Out” period this spring will be automatically migrated to it.

Box with FTP tool limited to FTPS access only
Box with FTP is a tool used for uploading bulk data. As of Sept 7, users of the tool must now use FTPS (port:990, implicit encrypted connection) in order to access/move data. FTP, the standard unencrypted connection, will no longer work.

Trash automatically deleted after 30 days
As of Sept 7, items in trash will be automatically deleted by the system after 30 days. In addition, users will have the ability to empty (delete) trash whenever they choose.

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