EDesignData_Dlg-BoxComConnectionFormAdd Box.com Publishing Destination_AD

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The Add Box.com Publishing Destination dialog
The Add Box.com Publishing Destination dialog


Publishing Destinations offer the ability to publish release data for an Item Revision directly from a managed content server or Output Job to a storage space. This dialog provides controls to connect a Box.com account to Altium NEXUS in order to use the Box.com storage space as a publishing destination.

If you do not have an existing Box.com account, you will need to create one before entering information in this dialog.


This dialog is accessed from the Data Management - Publishing Destinations page of the Preferences dialog by clicking the Add Destination button then selecting Box.com from the drop-down menu.



  • Name - enter a meaningful name for the publishing destination.

Box.com Account

  • Activate - click to open the Activate Box.com Account dialog and enter your Box.com credentials.
  • Edit Activation Key - click this button to open the Box.com Activation Key dialog and enter or edit the Box.com activation key.


  • Folder - click  then select a folder within the Box.com storage space in which to save published data. Box.com credentials must be verified before selecting a folder.


  • Zip Contents - check this option to publish data in a compressed format.
    • Use Password - check this option to require a password to extract content from the compressed file then enter the desired password in the text field below this option.