Connector Features

Learn what the Connector for Box and Confluence can do for you.

Features

What you get with the Connector for Box and Confluence:

  • Embed a document from your Box account and display a preview directly on a Confluence page
  • Display the contents of a folder in your Box account directly on a Confluence page
  • Embed a Box widget directly on a Confluence page
  • A great user experience with an awesome interface
    • Larger, clearer, vector-quality icons which look stunning on a retina display
    • Adopted Atlassian Design Guidelines on UX engineering (including reusing their icons, styles, color scheme and content layout) for a more standardized Confluence look
    • The Box file explorer was removed and replaced with an inline search capability for faster and more convenient access to your files
  • Box files preview is fully integrated in the connector for better file previewing
  • The file preview currently supports the following document file formats: Word (.doc, .docx), Powerpoint (.ppt, .pptx), Excel (.xls, .xlsx), Adobe (.pdf, psd, ai), Google Docs (.gdoc, .gsheet), Open Office (.odp, .ods, .odt)
  • The file preview currently supports the following image file formats: .jpg, .png and .bmp.
  • Integrated preview in the {box-document} macro should also work in Internet Explorer 8
  • Seamlessly migrate from third-party Box in Confluence connector add-ons, starting from version 2.1.0!