When this happens...
BoxNew File
Then do this...
SlackSend Channel Message

Have a shared Box folder that you'd like to watch for new files? Use this Box to Slack Zapier integration to get notified automatically every time a new file is added to a specified Box folder.

How It Works

  1. A file is added to your specified Box folder
  2. Zapier notifies you in Slack, either in private via @slackbot, or in the #channel of your choice.

What You Need

  • Box account
  • Slack account

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When this happens...
then do this!
Box
New Comment

Triggered when someone comments on a file in a folder you own/collaborate on.

Box
Create Text File

Creates a brand new text (.txt) file from plain text content you specify.

Box
Task Assigned to You

Triggered when you are assigned a task.

Box
Upload File

Copy an already-existing file from another service to Box.

Box
New File

Triggered when you add a new file to a folder.

Box
Add User as Collaborator

Adds an individual user as a collaborator on a folder.

Slack
New Starred Message

Triggers when you star a message.

Slack
Send Direct Message

Send a direct message to a user or yourself from the Slackbot.

Slack
New Message Posted to Channel

Triggers when a new message is posted to a specific #channel you choose.

Slack
Send Channel Message

Post a new message to a specific #channel you choose.

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Box lets you keep all your businesses files in one place for simple online collaboration.

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