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How can I get the SkyDrive app in Windows 8 to download all my files to a folder on my machine and keep them synced? For now, I can view the files but can't sync them to a folder like the application in Windows 7 did.

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The Modern UI SkyDrive app cannot do this, however you can still download the desktop application from here to accomplish this the same way as in Windows 7.

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Wouldn't it perhaps be better to say "The Metro SkyDrive app cannot do this yet"? – Karan Oct 23 '12 at 21:13
    
@Karan Possibly, however that sounds like I know this feature is coming, which I certainly don't...unless you know of a source that confirms that? I'll be happy to update if so! – Graham Wager Oct 23 '12 at 21:16
    
You're right, while it does seem likely to me that the feature will be added in future (it's early days yet after all and the OS hasn't yet reached GA), I don't know for sure either. – Karan Oct 23 '12 at 21:19

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