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Can't sign in to Windows Live from OneNote

My laptop runs on Windows 7, and this is the first time I've tried syncing my OneNote notebooks onto the web. I already have a SkyDrive account set up, but whenever I try logging into it through ...
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Office 365 Excel Online keeps on deleting a textbox

I have a number of spreadsheets on One Drive. If I open them in "Excel Online", the first thing that happens is that the text box which contains the header graphic and title on the spreadsheet is ...
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Should I sync my desktop and documents via OneDrive?

With windows 8.1 there's now the option of moving these 2 folders to a web synced one drive folder. Will this allow me to sync my appdata and settings on any windows device I own? Or is this a ...
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One Drive app doesn;t have all files vs Win Explorer icon

The Onedrive app tile on my Win 8.1 start screen does not have all the files which are in my Onedrive folder accessed via Win Explorer! Any ideas? Thanks. Sunny
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How do I move the OneDrive folder in Windows 8.1?

According to this answer there's a Move button in the location tab of the properties pane of the OneDrive folder. Except there isn't: I cannot enter a new path, because although it is a text box, ...
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Unable to sync files using OneDrive for Business client on Windows 7

Running OneDrive for Business on Windows 7 x64 Symptoms are: No green checkmarks next to the OneDrive folders If I right click on any of the folders, the "OneDrive for Business" context menu is ...
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How can i deactivate or delete my onedrive account? [closed]

How do I deactivate or delete my One Drive account? I have one for business and now have a personal Microsoft Cloud account. I no longer need the one for business and would like to shut it down. In ...
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Questions about OneDrive vs Box

I am considering switching from Box business account to OneDrive for Business, I have questions if OneDrive can do the following: Versioning (Ability to revert to old version of file) Recycle bin ...
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Onedrive is not uploading subfolders from my mac

I am running an iMac 27 with OS X Maverick. I have tried everything I can think of, but most of my subfolders aren't showing up on onedrive and when they do, there's no files in them. I used ...
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Onedrive for business initial synch

We are evaluating onedrive for business. We have 16 users with 25 Gb of data that is currently synched via a Lan synch software. We want to move it to the cloud, but one problem is the ...
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What happens if I delete the files from Desktop synced folder?

I am using windows 7 Desktop. I want to delete files from my cloud storage. If i delete the unwanted files from desktop synced folder, Does it delete them from cloud or retains the files on cloud and ...
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OneDrive folder not syncing despite removing from roaming profile

I'm in a small business running Windows Server Essentials 2012 r2 on a headless server with Windows 8.1 clients. I've had various problems syncing OneDrive, which appeared to be solved by removing ...
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Using OneDrive as Backup with Windows7

I have a Windows7 notebook with only 100 G of space on it. It is presenty synchronized with One Dive and works well. But I want to exclude some of the directories on the ONe Drive from synchronizing ...
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OneDrive Subfolder Icons Keep Resetting

I'm having a frustrating time with my OneDrive client where, when I customize the shell icons for subfolders inside my cloud drive, it resets the icon to default upon synchronization. As frivolous as ...
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OneDrive client on Windows 8.1 is unable to download Office docs correctly

I'm having strange problems with OneDrive starting Aug 27. Built-in OneDrive client on Windows 8.1 is unable to download Office docs from the cloud correctly. Sometimes these files appear on local ...
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Remove file binding from OneDrive

For a few months now, I've kept a bunch of documents on my Microsoft OneDrive. Now after I've got a NAS device, I've moved all of them from OneDrive to my NAS. Unfortunately, it still displays ...
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OneDrive uploads deleted files

I have a question regarding the manner OneDrive deal with clients who have been offline for a long time and i hope that there is someone who can explain the mecanics behind this issue. The case is ...
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In Windows 8 I am trying to setup up onedrive

I don't remember the email address that was setup when I originally set up the OneDrive on my work computer. I now want to use it from my new laptop using windows 8, I originally set it up on ...
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Can I modify Excel Online share URLs to open to a specific worksheet?

When I generate a share URL in Excel Online, it takes the following form: https://onedrive.live.com/view.aspx? resid=<DOCUMENT ID>& ithint=file%2cxlsx& app=Excel& ...
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Why onedrive acts as if my stuff are in conflict?

I got a folder in both computers. In one computer it's modified at 8/18. In other computer it's modified at 8/27 Only one of them is modified. So I installed onedrive after 8/18 Yet this is the ...
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Set “Access all my OneDrive files offline” via registry or script?

On Windows 8.1, in OneDrive's settings (OneDrive modern app > charms bar > options) there's an option to "access all my OneDrive files offline". Does anyone know if there's a non-manual way to set ...
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Dropbox and OneDrive

I use Windows 8.1 and recently created a short video presentation (mp4 file) which is 1.3Gb. Just tried to upload to DropBox which was taking HOURS, then tried to upload to OneDrive with no success ...
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Automatic Onedrive setup at login

Now here's a fun ol' question. Basically we now have Office 365 and want a students home area to also be their Onedrive. We have managed to set this up for multiple users on a single machine, and it ...
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Multiple folders sync to multiple Onedrives

Ok so I know this is a little bit out there and probably not possible, but I thought I would check. My workplace now has Office 365 and we would like to know if it is possible to sync folders to ...
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Moving downloaded OneDrive file off Mac external drive

I've managed to download a 4.86gb file off OneDrive Cloud to a Mac. Now it won't allow me to move/copy it to an external drive. If I try any Mac file it doesn't like it either. But if I copy a file ...
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If I cancel my Onedrive subscription, will the local files remain intact?

I have set up an account (which offers unlimited storage and stores different versions) with company XYZ. This backsup the Onedrive folder to the XYZ cloud When I cancel my Onedrive subscription, I ...
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Windows 8.1, is there way to log into my OneDrive acct without changing local login [duplicate]

Using Windows 8.1, is there a way to log into my OneDrive account while continuing to log into my machine using my local signin so I can continue access everything on my LAN? When I open OneDrive it ...
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Office 2013 applications close when I try to open a file from Onedrive

I have uninstalled and re-installed Onedrive and Office 2013. This is still a problem (although this has fixed the high CPU usage by csynclient.exe). Excel works fine when I open from the local drive, ...
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OneDrive in MicroSD on Windows 8.1 Tablet

so I have an Asus T100 and off course the 32GB is barely sufficient even more my documents so I put a 16GB microSD there, might even switch to 64GB. I've already seen a method to make the microSD the ...
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Google Drive can't “see” inside subfolder (OneDrive)

I am trying to pull off a little trick: putting my OneDrive folder inside of my Google Drive folder. Making me able to see everything through Google Drive alone (it's all about preference). In the ...
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Using hyperlinks in shared documents

Is there anyway in which a Word document with hyperlinks can be shared either via Dropbox or GoogleDrive or Windows OneDrive so that the hyperlink remains intact. I'm guessing that is not "do-able" ...
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File permissions keep getting deleted

I work as a manager in a company that uses OneDrive For Business. I uploaded all of the files that we use to OneDrive, and I shared them with my coworkers, giving them all "edit" permissions. However, ...
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Moving/copying files off onedrive to external drive XP

Moving/copying files off onedrive to external drive XP It only gives me options to move to folders within onedrive. Not to external destinations I don't have win 8 Please help. I have 1200 photos I ...
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OneDrive causes right click menu to disappear

I have Windows 8.1 running the OneDrive app, and whenever I make updates to any files in my OneDrive folder, attempts to right click any folder/file in the OneDrive directory are frequently met with ...
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Open and sync shared OneDrive document from Windows Explorer

I am currently using Windows 8.1 and Office 365. I have a few documents that I share with colleagues, and we are trying to take advantage of OneDrive's built-in simultaneous editing tools. The problem ...
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How to upload 14Gb to OneDrive?

I am wondering is there a bulk uploader or something that I can use to upload 14GB of mp3s, pictures and text documents. Pics and Mp3s make about 12.5GB of it. I am using windows 8.1 and put all the ...
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Location of Onedrive files

I have a windows 8.1 pc signed in with both microsoft account and domain account from my company. The trouble is I can sync files to one drive, but I can't find them online in either my personal ...
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Sync a Network Drive to a MS OneDrive account using Windows 7

I'm curious is there is anyway to sync a network drive to a MS OneDrive account. All computers connected to the network drive use Windows 7 (64). What we are wanting to do is have an automatic cloud ...
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I want to unassociate OneNote notebook on a laptop but leave on OneDrive

I plan to give my laptop to my son now that I have a new MacBook. OneNote for Mac will ONLY access notebooks from OneDrive. I have uploaded all my notebooks to OneDrive but now I want to make sure ...
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Integrate OneDrive into Windows 7 explorer sidebar

In Windows 8.1, OneDrive is integrated within Explorer's sidebar: However, on Windows 7, the best that I could do is to show OneDrive as a Link (inside favorites): My question is: there are any ...
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Office 365/ onedrive for business - sharing the same folder between 2 users

I have 2 office 365 account (business) I want to sync one folder for 2 of them (the same folder should be on both computers, and in the cloud). One drive is installed on both computer - but each ...
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How to access OneDrive in Windows 8.1 without creating a Windows user

At home I've been using OneDrive in Windows 7 until now. I used my Gmail email address to log in and it worked okay. At my workplace, I use Windows 8.1. When I try to use OneDrive it asks for a USER ...
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OneDrive sync client installation taking forever

Went to How to install the OneDrive for Business (formerly SkyDrive Pro) sync client for SharePoint 2013 and SharePoint Online. Ran the installer, but it's more than 1 hour since it's running and I ...
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how to use 1 microsoft account without two different (keyboard layout) laptops

i have 2 laptops one has the United Kingdom Layout and other has the United States keyboard layout , the problem is since i upgraded to windows 8.1 and logged in with Microsoft account the settings ...
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Windows 8 and Onedrive

I have recently saved a couple of excel files to Onedrive. When I search for them they're not there, when I look for them in the folder that I know they're in, they're not there. The only way I can ...
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How do I unlink OneDrive using settings on Windows 8.1

I log in to my laptop with my gmail account but I cannot unlink the integrated OneDrive to access my existing onedrive account (user ID is an @live.com account). When I right-click the task bar and ...
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How do I enable the Cloud settings in Notepad++ 6.6.7 for Windows 8.1 Update 1?

I updated to Notepad++ 6.6.7 and wanted to move the settings to my OneDrive. But when I open Settings->Preferences->Cloud, the DropBox and OneDrive options are both disabled. How do I enable them? ...
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Difference between Internet Explorer Proxy and WinHttp Proxy

I was having some issues recently as i was unable to check for Updates in Windows as it could not connect to update server as well as my OneDrive (formerly SkyDrive) was drilled down and was not ...
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Why do I suddenly have 2 onedrive folders, and how can I fix it?

I dont recall doing anything to cause this, but suddenly my system (windows 8.1 enterprise) has 2 onedrive folders. What caused this, and how can I fix it?
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How to setup onedrive with office 365 sync for various Doc Libraries

Is there a way to setup One Drive Business with Office 365 where each folder is mapped to respected Office 365 document library. For example, if I have following file share folders Contracts AFE ...