Box: Read-Only Mode
“Read-Only" access to Box content restricts editing; however, it allows users to view files and folders; change names, permissions, and collaboration settings; and reorganize files and folders, including new folder creation. Users with "Read-Only" Box access may also download or delete content.
If your account is in "Read-Only" and you attempt to create a new Box Note you will get the following error message:
If your account is in "Read-Only" and you upload a new file or folder you will get the following error message:
|Note: Previously deleted files still in the Trash folder cannot be restored with a read-only Box account. Files should be downloaded locally then uploaded onto OneDrive or SharePoint.|