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Widen: Downloading Images to Penn+Box

Widen makes it easy to directly download images into your Penn+Box account. The first time you try to download to Box, you will need to authorize the account using the instructions below.


Once you select an image, click Download and select the Box option.















Click the Use Single Sign On (SSO) Option






















Enter your Penn+Box email address (use the format and click Authorize.






















Click Grant access to Box

















The file will be saved directly in your Penn+Box site (in your main folder).


For questions related to access or content, please contact the Communications office at

For technical support, contact ITS Help at or 215-898-9140

Users can also contact Widen directly: Online or by phone (1-877-943-3625, Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

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