Install Python SDK

Install Python SDK

You can use Box Python SDK to call Box APIs in a Python project.

Python SDK is currently in maintenance mode and will be deprecated soon. This means only critical security updates and bug fixes will be implemented. It is recommended to use the auto-generated Python SDK.

Learn more about Python SDK on GitHub


To install the Python SDK run the following command from your terminal window or command prompt using pip.

pip install boxsdk

JWT application

When working with a Box App that uses server-side JWT authentication, install the following additional module:

pip install "boxsdk[jwt]"