Why need migrate data from Box to OneDrive?

Box Cloud is a popular network storage device designed for business and IT users. It enables users to securely share files, collaborate and get real work done with anyone, from any device. So many IT company staffs may have a Box account to storage business data.

OneDrive (formerly SkyDrive), operated by Microsoft, has been a famous name in cloud storage for years. Offering integration with Office as well as many other apps, 5 GB of storage space free of charge plus a decent pricing plan, it has a large user base.

Many people may own both Box and OneDrive, for instance use Box account to storage work files and OneDrive for personal data. Then they may need transfer date from Box to OneDrive and vice versa at some times. The direct way to migrate is downloading the files from Box to local disk and uploading them to OneDrive. If the files size is not big and you don’t need move data frequently, then this method works.

Box to OneDrive migration via MultCloud

If you are going to move massive files between Box and OneDribe, there is a multiple cloud storage manager which enables to put all your cloud accounts into one interface for better management - MultCloud. It supports all popular cloud service like OneDrive, Google Drive, Box, Dropbox, FTP, MySQL MEGA and other more than 20 cloud services. With the help of MultCloud, you can connect Box with OneDrive accounts, move, copy and sync files from Box to OneDrive and vice versa with only one-time login. You just need to add your Box and OneDrive accounts into MultCloud

Steps to transfer date from Box to OneDrive via MultCloud

Step1. Create a MultCloud account free and log in.

Step2. In its main console, click Add Cloud Drives in the top menu and select “Box” from the right cloud drive list, and then click Next.

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Step3. Input a display name for the account and click Add Box Account. Then you will be redirected to Box to sign in and link with MultCloud.

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Step4. Repeat previous two steps to add OneDrive account. After that, your two cloud service accounts are successfully connected in MultCloud. Then you can manage them easily like syncing or moving the data between Box and OneDrive accounts.

Step5. Click on the tab – Cloud Transfer and select Box and OneDrive accounts, then click on Transfer Now perform the task.

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  • Click Options, you can set more detailed transfer conditions, like send email notification, set files filter from being transfer and etc.
  • transfer optitions
  • Click Schedule, you can choose to transfer once only at partially date or per daily, weekly or monthly automatically.
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  • You can also use MultCloud's Cloud Sync service to sync between Box and OneDrive directly. There are 8 sync ways in all.

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Final Words

In conclusion, MultCloud makes it as easy as possible to realize Box to OneDrive migration. With the help of MultCloud, you can move, copy or synchronize data between different clouds, instead of the tedious way of downloading files from one cloud and re-uploading them to another. You can also manage multiple accounts of same could service in one place without log-in and log-out switching different accounts, for instance sync two Dropbox accounts, transfer all Google drive files from one account to another, merge personal and business Dropbox accounts etc.

Multcloud Key Features

  • Cloud Transfer

    Transfer files in cloud drives, FTP and WebDav for easily file management and information delivery.

  • Cloud Sync

    Sync two clouds or directories in two clouds through two-way sync or one-way sync.

  • Cloud Explorer

    Combine multiple cloud storages into one and manage them like in Windows explorer.