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Forgive me if it has been posted before, I did look around but didn't see anything, but is there going to be a OneDrive Files on Demand for Mac users?

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Oh yes, files on demand for Mac can't come soon enough!

Yes, they said they were working on it.

We are using Office 365 E1 (web only) licenses on ships via Chromebooks, and would like to be able to cache OneDrive files locally for when the vessels have little or no Internet access. I understand OneDrive syncs with Mac or Windows to provide offline a

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Check into seeing if you have this function. You could just download the Android app, which supports offline syncing. https://support.google.com/chromebook/answer/7021273?hl=en

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Thanks Juan!

And it looks like there are several other enhancement, often requested by users here in Microsoft Tech Community, expected in Q2 2017 !!!

Among others:

  • RMS Sync
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Hi,

 

I have a customer whom we've recently turned on 'Files On Demand' (version 17.3.7076.1026 - most recent version). Intermittently when they open file's from Sharepoint (Via One Drive Files on Demand), they receive the below error (screenshot below)

 

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Do you know if there was any resolution to this? I'm getting it on one File (out of hundreds) I've sync'd but I've no idea why/what the difference with that file is!

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Same problem on one of our workstations. At first I thought it might be an Office issue, but re-installing Office made no difference, so it definitely has something to do

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Same here... When I open a xls or doc file I get this error message. When I use the Try Again button the file opens correctly. But when I save the edited version One Driv

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Happening to me too after turning on the new OneDrive "on the fly" file sync.  PDFs seem to open, but Office Docs present that error with a TRY AGAIN, SKIP or CANCEL opti

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For years, you have been able to sync your OneDrive (and SharePoint) documents to your PC, which lets you work on the go while still being able to collaborate with others in Office. This integration was powered by the previous generation OneDrive for Busi

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If separate users are working on the same file; both Offline; how is the file synced when they return online; at different times.

A) I was under the impression that OneDrive already sync'ed only the parts of a file that had changed, because... efficiency. Does OneDrive (without the Office 2016 integ

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Are that changes only for Onedrive for Business or for Onedrive Personal to?

Great stuff!

 

The only thing I find users get confused with is related to Sync-ing and Excel. They create and Excel (In OneDrive or SharePoint) which has been sync locally

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I have an issue with the new generation syncing with shrepoint sites. It seems that if the user is using bluebeam instead of Adobe the files keep duplicating over and ove

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As I understand this it represents a privacy issue for Europe.  If this is going to show if a specific person has or has not viewed a file, we are not able to use this fe

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I'm seeing a GA message in our tenant for this feature but no actual sign of it in OneDrive either on Chrome or IE?

 

Should we be seeing it yet?

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Might be a stupid question, but is this feature browser specific?  I can't seem to trigger the hover card in my Onedrive for Business.

Hey Guys, I finally got this to work.. A few things to check: 1.The GPO that distributes the registry key for SilentConfig - ENSURE that the this is linked to the OU that... Read More

By adding the registry key and the group policy settings including Files on Demand I finally have gotten it to auto configure the basic configuration, but now I'm stuck w

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Can OneDrive be a replacement for file server?

Also curious how to get this feature to work.

HI Priyanka

 

Did you able to implement this feature? If so please share how did you resolved it?

 

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We recently started using OneDrive for Business. Yesterday employee A shared a file with employee B using the "specific person" choice from the drop-down. Employee B was given edit permissions. Employee B then shared it with employee C successfully. The O

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This would help you:

 

-ODBMembersCanShare
Lets administrators set policy on re-sharing behavior in OneDrive for Business.
Values:
On- Users with edit permissions can re-sha

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Best Response confirmed by Vasil Michev (MVP)

Yes, this is how it works.

Also, you can completely disable resharing, if you want.

For an exhaustive discussion see https://www.sharepointusecases.com/2014/11/managing-sharing-access-requests-sharepoint-site/

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I'd agree, but lets ask the SharePoint experts first. @Juan Carlos González Martín can you weigh in here?

 

@Stephen Rose FYI

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Hi,

 

We're currently looking at deploying OneDrive for business on Windows 10 with folder redirection and are seeing mixed success depending on the different user scenarios. 

 

If a user is tied to a specific machine, the whole ADAL configure (auto setup

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So, without knowing for sure which redirection method you're using, I decided to test your scenario using a 'Enrollment Manager' enrolled intune device (so it's not bound

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Hi,

 

This may be something already discussed and seems to be in the User Voice forums. I'd like to know if there is a way to include existing folders or files, similar to folder redirection, for files and folders scattered around the computer, so they can

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Does selective sync help with this and then we will also have the On-Demand sync coming out for Windows 10?

Is there a way to make all OneDrive for Business content temporary (retention a couple of days at most) except users' OneNote data?

 

We're moving from Office 2010 (no kidding) to Office 2016 on-prem. We currently do not support cloud storage of business

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I’ve taken information from several sources and written a single “Do It All – Onedrive For Business configuration script” for the Windows 10 Modern Management (Intune MDM Azure AD Join) scenario.

The script can be deployed through Intune to your Windows 1

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Seeing the following when attempting to share from ODFB - clicking to resolve as suggested does nothing. These users exist in another tenant that I am also a member of. They are not defined in my own tenant from which I'm attempting to share this document

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Check deleted external deleted emails on your admin center. If they show there restore them!

the logical explanation would be that when you created them as internal users, and assigned some permission to them/shared something from your onedrive, there was an entr... Read More
Hard to say hehe.. Could have been stale entries on the User Information table or the possibility that these were first created as internal users then shared external OR ... Read More

1.Which is the account out of the two that is creating a problem(from the screenshot)?

Can you share with one entry at a time so that you can pin point on the actual prob

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Dear Colleagues,

 

Is there a way to check the size of a folder that was shared with me?  It would be good to know the folder size before syncing, especially if this is a folder with huge size media files.

 

Thanks.

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You can see the file size in the document details panel

Hi All,

 

I am syncing a SP library with my mac, and can only download files.  I am unable to upload any files, they appear to be uploading, but never make progress and sit at 0KB indefinitely.

 

This appears to be particular with the Mac OneDrive app, as

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Same problem here for months.  I don't realize until it's too late & I'm at work trying to find all the work I did at home. 

I'm seeing this problem in sites with spaces in their URLs.

 

e.g. this site URL doesn't work

junipernetworks.sharepoint.com/teams/IT/collaboration/Customer Name/docs/For

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Same thing happening to me for all macs uploading to a specific site. Created a new site within the same site collection and can now upload. Haven't yet figured out why t

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I have the same problem. 

 

Had a hour trouble shooting with customer service representative without any luck. 

Hi Peter, 

 

did you get anywhere with this?  I have been having the exact same issue for a couple of weeks.

 

Thanks,

 

Al

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Within Office365 > OneDrive.

On Mac and windows (both chrome), users are starting to notice that when an external contact is entered which has been used many times before without issue, is now getting the error "The link can't be sent because at least one

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I am having the same issue. Our OneDrive admin console is set to allow anonymous sharing of URL's

Yet, anytime I enter a person outside of our organization, the error is:

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So today we had a meeting with some stakeholders in our organization who had chosen to go with Dropbox over OneDrive for Business.

 

Their concerns/pain points with OneDrive for Business were:

1. When sharing with external users, those users cannot sync f

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1) We have about 650 sites in our tenant including subsites. For each department and user it's not practical for us to select specific document library and sync it. If we can enable sync at site level that will be great. Also if there is a way to automate

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Hi SPO Admin. Would it not work better to use mapped network drives? This would keep local storage requirements to a minimum and you can map to site hierarchies rather th

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I'm assuming if your limiting 1GB to OneDrive your using on-prem OneDrive which doesn't support On-Demand so your probably running into the sync client switching that off... Read More

I have spoken with Microsoft Support about a couple of issues with Windows 10 and the OneDrive Next Generation Synchronisation client. However, they were unable to assist as they could not figure out what the issue is.

 

I have two customers both running

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@Stephen Rice and @Stephen Rose might help here. I have not encountered myself the problems you are reporting here

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Is anyone having an issue where SharePoint online files are synchronised in the OneDrive app and show as green and the correct metadata but not the correct up to date file?

 

Also having an issue where the file is green and i can see it on the C drive, bu

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I have the latest (ends in .1212) client and am still seeing an issue that has been there since the initial release back in Sept/Oct.

 

I can open a file in Excel, either from the MRU list in Excel, using the File|Open menu, or double-clicking on a file in

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We've seen this issue with multiple customers. It's really disappointing MS has not addressed this with more urgency. We're losing customers left and right to Box and Dro

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Hi, After deleting the HTTP verbs in IIS request filtering my issue got resolved. Try this once.

 

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/iis/configuration/system.webserver/security/requestfiltering/filteringrules/

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Experienced this today with Excel files when opening them from Ms Teams. I have the latest updates of OD and Excel. I had wanted to start a new conversation about this, w

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Any progress or fixes on this issue? Some customers are getting this problem with the new Onedrive

Thank you Ed for the meticulous documentation of this issue.  We see the same behavior:  not every open of a file, but a lot of them, result in unexpected read-only.  It

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Has anyone else seen this?

 

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A new empty folder called 'Attachments' has appeared in all our users' OneDrive account and we can't figure out why. Searching online hasnt returned any suggestions either.

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When attachments are downloaded from emails in Outlook to your OneDrive, it routes them to the Attachments folder.  I tried this and it worked as explained in this articl

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I have the same problem and I'm not using Outlook. I use Gmail. Randomly attachment and document folders appear. I don't want them. Always delete them. It's super annoyin

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I delete it every time I see it.  I noticed it reappears after I restart OneDrive, or if I save an attachment from e-mail - even though I always choose the folder to save

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If you are on a Mac, I have a solution that takes 30 seconds to permanently hide this "Attachments" folder. It uses the Terminal app. http://eastmeadia.com/blog/user-experience/stop-creating-onedrive-attachments-folder/

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I am also getting same attachment folder. Infact I deleted twice again, but it appears again.

Hi All,

 

I am using Office 365 E3 plan.

 

In my OneDrive I havn't find the option to explore my group sites.

In Classic OneDrive portal i can find that option.

 

Please find the attachments for reference 

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I have it in Modern view also, on the bottom of the Group list. Try with a different user maybe, or a different browser?

Question: Will there be a way to allow users to get to the guided tour outside of the first time logging in? We have a lot of current users who would benefit and new users often will close the tour the first time because they are a new employee and have i

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This needs to be a thing. My current users would benefit from this also.

Well, there is the FirstRun key under Computer\HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\OneDrive\Accounts\BusinessXXX, but it doesn't seem to trigger the first run experience

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Hi all,

 

Based on feedback, we're making a small update to how the new sharing dialog works with the "Specific People" option.

 

You may recall that we previously had two people pickers in the dialog: One to select who the sharing link work for and anoth

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We'd REALLY like to have this default to "People with existing access" in SP. It is messing with our preferred approach in SharePoint of keeping specific user assignment

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Tagging @Juan Carlos González Martín and @Andrew Silcock as I know they were both interested in this change :) 

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