Cloud storage service from Microsoft (formerly known as SkyDrive)

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How to fix link between onedrive folder and sharepoint document library after URL change?

I have some sharepoint document libraries linked to my home via onedrive for business. Now due to administrative measures the URLs of the doc libs have changed and onedrive fails to sync the folders. ...
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Sync iCloud and Onedrive to folders on Google Drive [on hold]

I am looking to keep all my files in one place, so I have chosen to use google drive. I would like to copy all the files from Onedrive and iCloud automatically to a folder on my drive account, is ...
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Automatically shorten paths over a character count limit in bash

Windows and tools running on windows servers (eg. OneDrive) have a limit on path lengths. I am looking for a command line tool in OSX/Linux/Unix to, within a directory, shorten all paths above a path ...
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Move files from Onedrive account to Office 365 account

Background I have a Onedrive account linked to my Microsoft account that I use to back-up my personal files. I now have separately been granted an Office 365 account, which comes with unlimited ...
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Using OneDrive with Office365 ProPlus for Students

Is it possible to use OneDrive with an Office365 ProPlus for Students license? If I try to login to OneDrive an error occurs which says the account doesn't exist but with the exact same credentials I ...
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Mount Office 365 OneDrive in OS X Finder

Is it possible to mount my Office 365 account's OneDrive in Finder? Maybe there is a protocol that OneDrive supports that would allow this to work? WebDAV?
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How to access my OneDrive Cloud except using browsers?

The question is as in my title: How can I access my OneDrive Cloud online except using browsers. I don't want to store the files locally because of my small harddisk size. Can I do some setting so ...
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Confused about how OneDrive works

I am using windows10 on several PCs all with the same microsoft account. My understanding is I have a OneDrive cloud storage, and on every PC I can see a local OneDrive, which will be synchronized to ...
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Make list view the default for media on OneDrive in Office365?

I've noticed that OneDrive in Office365 defaults to Tile View when media like videos are the only thing in the folder. For the videos I'm displaying, they come out to be white boxes, which would be ...
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Files Edited by N++ 6.9.2 Not Backed Up to OneDrive Cloud

Having supplied the local Onedrive documents directory to the Custom Backup Directory box in the Preferences\Backup dialog and the same pathname to the Preferences\Cloud box the xml config files were ...
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2 cmd windows flash after boot

For some reasons after the boot 2 cmd windows popped up and closed very quickly. I've managed to take a screenshot As you can see it's prompting for some access denied error regarding OneDrive even ...
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Start onedrive.exe in silent mode?

I need to periodically restart onedrive.exe, and I believe a Scheduled Task is appropriate for this problem to kill and then start the process. However, when onedrive.exe starts this way, I get the ...
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Can I make Office 365 shared documents read-only? (OneDrive for Business)

I have to share some Microsoft Office 365 documents (word, excel) with others. I want them to be strictly read-only.. I share them through the company OneDrive (which came with Office 365 ...
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Why OneDrive displays itself incorrectly in wmic?

Try following line in command prompt with OneDrive working: wmic process get Caption, ExecutablePath, ParentProcessId, ProcessId You will see that there is one space difference after ExecutablePath ...
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how can I configure onedrive to save every new file in a folder

I'd like onedrive to store every new file created or saved in a folder of my choice. That is to save it without any intervention from me even if a particular filename does not already exist. I know ...
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How to resolve multiple OneDrive client installs since update?

I had Microsoft's OneDrive for Business installed on my work machine that used the directories OneDrive - <company name> for my own work files and a SharePoint directory, that uses the ...
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Invalid characters in file or folder names or invalid file types in OneDrive for Business

I've been asked by my IT department to redirect my profile folder (Docs/Pics/Desktop) to my OneDrive for Business folder. I have Visual Studio installed, so I have folders I cannot change with names ...
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Is files encrypted by bitlocker also encrypted after backup to onedrive

I want to know if files encrypted by bitlocker on Windows 10 pro remain encrypted after backup to onedrive or other cloud storage. Thanks.
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Is it possible to work at the same time in Excel Online (Office 365) and in a local Excel file opened from OneDrive folder?

I'm trying to figure out how Microsoft does the syncing between Ofice Online and local One Drive files. I've tried a couple of scenarios, and so far it seems it sync properly only if not opened ...
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Add shared OneDrive folder to my OneDrive for Business and not my OneDrive

I am collaborating with several other people on a project for work. We want to use OneDrive to manage the file sharing. I have received an invitation to share and edit a folder from one of my ...
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OneDrive for Business giving 'Credentials Needed' error

Since using OneDrive for Business (ODfB) client, I do encounter an unexpected behaviour that seems to be spread widely. However, available solutions did not help. Its triggers are not known to me ...
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How do I sync a file between OneDrive and local storage?

Our school prescribed syllabus has only Turbo C++. I code on http://codeanywhere.com. It automatically saves my projects on OneDrive. Now, I want Turbo C++ to pick up files directly from OneDrive, ...
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How can I select more than one folder on Onedrive client so I can synchronize them?

So usually, when you login the OneDrive client on Windows 10, you get a folder that is named OneDrive. When you create a file in here it is uploaded to the OneDrive, this part is clear right? But ...
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I want my pictures to go to Windows Live Media not to One Drive. How do I change that?

One Drive keeps putting my photos downloaded or uploaded into One Drive. I want my pictures to go to my Windows Live Media where I have all my other pictures. How do I do this?
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How do you reset MS OneDrive so files will sync?

I have OneDrive on my desktop computer and on my tablet and phone. Everything was working great as far as files being sync and the retrieval was excellent no matter what device I was on. I uploaded ...
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How can I save automatically my files to onedrive or google drive without store in my computer?

I'm a web developer and I have a Windows 10 and a very small SSD (128GB). The problem is, when I want to save my file to a cloud service, I need to store the files on my computer, so that the ...
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Windows 10 Cannot change This PC -> Documents location to default

So I was messing around with OneDrive and decided to go back to Google Drive after seeing the change from 15GB storage to 5. My Documents folder under This PC was set to my OneDrive folder, and after ...
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Connectivity Analyzer for Office 365 ProPlus and OneDrive for Business

I'm experiencing a large amount of issues while behind my clients proxy, and when connected through their VPN. This issue is not present outside of my clients network. The client is about to deploy ...
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OneDrive not Sync from sharepoint link from Office 365

I have a user who has a company Office 365 account, and has OneDrive 2015 version 17.3 installed (this seems to be the latest version as far as I can tell) on Windows 10. We added the Business ...
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Onedrive and Dropbox simultaneous sync

The business where I work has recently switched from OneDrive to Dropbox as cloud service, but people in the IT department were told to still use OneDrive (don't ask why, I don't know). So my ...
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Sync OneDrive to existing folder? or, populate new sync from hard copy?

Sorry about the titlegore. My OneDrive has 22k files. I back this up to a USB drive every day. I'm working on my laptop today and it is badly out of sync. It wants to sync over 9,000 files which ...
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OneDrive - Two accounts, two folders

I've two OneDrive accounts - one personal and one for business. Is there a way to manage and sync both at the same time under Windows 10, e.g., sync one to c:\OneDrivePersonal and the other one to c:\...
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Can't add OneDrive business account to OneDrive client

I tried adding OneDrive for Business account like in this tutorial MS OneDrive Tutorial. But I can't see any button. I have Office 2016 installed on Windows 10 Enterprise.
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share single onedrive account between two user accounts on Mac

I use two user accounts on my Mac, one for work and other personal. Currently, if I put the onedrive folder in shared user folder, I can only access and have read&write permissions from one user ...
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How to force a cloud storage service to synchronise an encrypted file?

I made a Veracrypt file in my OneDrive / Dropbox folders. I then mounted the file in Veracrypt and added some financial records to the volume and unmounted it. Even though the contents of the ...
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Certain characters don't display properly when accessing OneDrive using WebDav

I use OneDrive to store many of the files I use often and rather than accessing it through the OneDrive application for PC or through www.onedrive.live.com, I map several of the OneDrive folders I use ...
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Enable a Local Group Policy Via Command Line?

I'm attempting to disable OneDrive on some new machines my client has acquired. They are all (about 200 in total) running Windows 10 Pro (unfortunately not enterprise). I'm trying to figure out a way ...
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Force Desktop OneDrive to Prompt for Password

I use the Windows 8 implementation of "Desktop OneDrive" to create and access files stored in my OneDrive account. My OneDrive login is also my Windows login so that when I'm using my computer all my ...
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How to change OneDrive name to my custom name

how to change OneDrive name to my custom name like google drive. C:\xampp\OneDrive --> C:\xampp\htdocs if is there is other app are available like google drive the where i can use my custom name ...
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OneNote Access from Several Computers?

I've connected to OneNote using my Microsoft account from two computers and my iPhone without issue. But I have tried unsuccessfully to access it from my laptop and not sure why. You must have ...
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OneDrive uploading message keeps growing

I have 40GB capacity on OneDrive. Recently I updated a lot of files and folders. My main folder is now 18.5GB OneDrive started uploading to sync the folder, but it now shows uploading 27GB of 27.4GB ...
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Onedrive has disappeared from system tray icons after clicking 'exit' (Windows 10)

I wanted to pause my Onedrive temporarily and followed the advice on this thread How to Pause onedrive sync on windows 8.1 to click "exit". It has indeed stopped syncing, but it has also disappeared ...
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Blank icon overlay for synced folders and files?

You can see the actual icons behind the overlay. Also when I first load the contents of the folder the correct icons show. I'm assuming this is the green/yellow dot to show sync status. This ...
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Opening documents from OneDrive in Explorer triggers Office to ask for activation, why?

I've installed OneDrive for Business in order to access/sync my work files from my college's I.T system. As my college does not provide Microsoft Office for students (some do) I bought a copy of ...
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How much space is remaining on my OneDrive?

In regards to unused / available space on my OneDrive. Is there a way to see how much space is remaining / unused on my OneDrive? In windows file explorer I can right-click my C:\ drive, choose '...
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Copy share settings onto another folder in OneDrive?

I have a folder in OneDrive shared with a group of people. I now want to create a second folder shared with the same group. Is there a way to avoid copy-pasting every single EMail-Address? Like ...
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Version control in Word 2016

I currently work on a project which requires data to be written in .on-linear style. As the method is simply trial and error, I've ended up with a folder of Sapara files - one per each version, but it ...
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Synchronising One Drive on two machines each with its own password

I have a One Drive account on PC which I access via a Hotmail Password, and another on a laptop which I access using a GMail password. I thought One Drive was just that and no matter where I used it ...
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Back up entire C: onto onedrive

I want to backup my entire C: onto onedrive so that if something happens to my computer, I am able to restore the same work environment, software settings and files/media onto a new PC just by ...
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How do I open OneDrive log (ODL) files?

I am trying to troubleshoot Microsoft OneDrive, in particular I'd like to know which files it has processed. I found this folder which contains a bunch of ODL files: C:\Users(user)\AppData\Local\...