iPad number app how to access file from box ?

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  1. paulyeo11

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    Hi all

    I hv save my excel file in box.com and when I open number and I don't know how to access those file I hv save in box or drropbox . Hope some one can advise me.
     
  2. Gabriel1964

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    If it is anything like Pages, I could not find a way to access my Dropbox documents. I ended up using Quick Office Connect.
     
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    Look like I will switch to quick office. Thank for yr reply
     
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    If you have the dropbox app installed or something like readledocs, good reader etc. These allow you to access you dropbox docs, then rather than using open, which opens them in the apps native reader, you use 'open in' option and it will give you a list of compatible apps you can open that file in. E.g pages etc.
     
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    hey great post my friend!
     
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    That is really useful thanks. One question, how do I then save my edits in Pages back to dropbox? I have tried but so far I have failed.
     
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    Don't think you can. Pages supports WebDAV but dropbox doesn't support that. I having been using iworks.com with pages which is free, until such time they add dropbox support.

    Unless there is a util that can read both iworks and dropbox, in the way readdledocs can for somethings.
     
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    Don't think you can. Pages supports WebDAV but dropbox doesn't support that. I having been using iworks.com with pages.[/QUOTE]

    Hi sir , yesterday I try to access iWork , but fail , it is the site is down ?
     

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