Box Ruby Library

You can use the API to create applications and websites that integrate with and can perform the following functions:

  • Store and retrieve files from
  • Organize files into folders
  • Move, rename and delete files
  • Share files


gem install box-api

That's it!


You must first obtain an API key by registering your application.

Once you have an API key, you are free to start using the box API! Check out the 'examples' folder for sample code and instructions.


You can find documentation for this gem here.

You can find API documentation at Full documentation regarding the Ruby library methods is coming soon.


If you have any questions or suggestions for improvement, ping us on our forum or email us directly at developers[at]box[dot]net.