Accessing Box Storage Amount

Follow the steps below to find the current storage amount of your Box account. Please note: The maximum storage limit for a Box account is 5TB. If you reach the 5TB maximum limit, you will receive a Box-generated error message and be unable to upload data until space is made.

Note: These procedures only work for Box accounts where the user has the ‘owner’ permission. You cannot check the storage used on ORG accounts or Box accounts shared with you.


  1. Log in to Box at
  2. Click on your profile icon in the upper right of the screen, and select ‘Account Settings’ from the drop-down menu.

    Account Settings

  3. Select the ‘Account’ tab from the ‘Account Settings’ screen and scroll down.

    Account tab via Account Settings

  4. Your Box account storage numbers are listed in the ‘Account Details’ section of the ‘Account Settings’ page.

Keywords:Box Storage   Doc ID:110606
Owner:TSS Tier 2 .Group:Northwestern
Created:2021-04-29 13:35 CDTUpdated:2021-04-29 15:50 CDT
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