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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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Our vision here on the OneDrive for Business and SharePoint team has always been to give you the best experience for all your files. While you’ve always been able to store basically any file with us, we have been investing heavily in our web viewing techn

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CorelDRAW (.cdr)

Corel PaintShopPro native file (.psp)

@Stephen Rose, are there known limitations on when the preview will not be displayed for the supported file types? For example, when we try to preview an .eml file that c

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@Stephen Rose -- do you have any documentation on options for the fileviewer URL and options?  For instance, I see  ID and PARENT in the query string.  Anything else?  An

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These new viewers are cool for small files and when you want to render client-side.  If you need very large professional files to be viewable anywhere, we at Equilibrium 

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Why is there no previewer support for DNG files created by Lumia 950 XL / Windows Phone 10?

This seems badly broken. I can add a single OBFB account in OneDrive and can see that in Apple iOS Files app (after authenticating again)

 

If I add an additional ODFB account and then open the Files app, the first account is now gone and replaced by the

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In the Onedrive deployment guidance we're instructed to edit the Onedrive GPO template (Onedrive.admx) to insert specific values.

 

For example, replacing {INSERT YOUR TENANT'S GUID HERE} with our actual tenant GUID.

 

The GUID part is easy, but the next cust

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Hi Paul,

 

With the latest versions of OneDrive (0815 and beyond), we'll no longer require direct modifications to the file to enable tenant default directory settings. A

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I was just having this exact discussion with my client earlier this week. We have not been able to get it work either.

 

On a related note, how many GPOs do you create? I a

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I'm having a problem with the registry setting to enable OneDrive user to synchronize personal OneDrive accounts.

 

Per these OneDrive Group policies settings, "DisablePersonalSync" is set to 00000000 (to enable Personal OneDrive sync)

 

[HKCU\SOFTWARE\Mi

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Is this computer AzureAD or domain joined?

I use "Get Link" button and it gives me a link (like below) which will open the file online.  How can I get a link for direct file download?  Thanks.

 

https://*****-my.sharepoint.com/:w:/g/personal/********/EXhbZTdvlFRIqyBE8crSXggBW8l_yrcZFPTb5fEpAdzB3g?

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Well I just took a logical guess and it totally worked lol.... so do this.

Use "Get link", then use "People with existing access" to get the direct link to the file.

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AFAIK, there is not a way to get a download link for a file stored in SPO / ODFB

Was expecting to see some controls, but I don't see them either when using Azure B2B guest access. The new secure sharing feature for OD/SPO does give me the control on t

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I have a couple of users who claim to have lost large numbers of files during a migration to OD4B.

 

The latest user says that he has been using a number of the missing files from his onedrive folder, but these have now disappeared.  

 

Looking at the aud

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Are those missing files in the recycle bin?

If yes, who has deleted them?

Looking at our Active Files by Users in OneDrive for Business, I noticed that we have a number of users with more active files then they have files. I'm trying to make sense of how that is possible. In talking with a few, it appears we've refreshed their

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Considering that each "sync" action generates an event in the audit logs, I wouldn't be surprised if the same is counted towards this report. Although they do seem to be

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Hello Everyone,

 

Can anyone share a OneDrive for Business Client Network bandwidth calculator?

 

Thank you.

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Hi Emerson.

You can also control the bandwidth being consumed by OneDrive for Business.

In the OneDrive for Business settings dialog box and on the Network tab, there are

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OneDrive uses the BITS protocol and is network aware, meaning it will slow itself down on slow networks or if the user is doing other network related activity.
Sorry, but there is not currently a OneDrive for Business Client Network bandwidh calculator. For your reference, check this other thread about this matter: https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/OneDrive-for-Business/OneDrive-bandwidth-calculator/td-p/108188 Read More

Can files be organized into folders by subject?

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Do you mean automatically?

Hi all,

I've came across the following article: https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Restore-your-OneDrive-fa231298-759d-41cf-bcd0-25ac53eb8a15?ui=en-US&rs=en-US&ad=US

 

First of all, I am very surprised because I did know nothing about it. So I decid

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Let me respond here:

 

  • First off, sorry for any confusion. Our goal is to always be sure to make you aware of features before they land. We try to get an MC post up 2-3
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If you look in the Message Center in your Office 365 admin you'll see the feature announced and a timeline for its arrival.

Hello,

 

I've noticed that for our tenant, all OneDrive for Business sites have US date format. I am versed in SharePoint, so I know to go to Site Settings and change the regional settings. But that's just me.

 

As an administrator, I need to change all o

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PowerShell is your best friend here...I think you can solve both 1. and 2. following what it's described here: http://msexperttalk.com/configuring-office-365-preferred-language-settings/ Read More

 

Recently I upgraded my sync client and now my OneDrive says it is up to date but the folders and files always show the "getting in sync" icon. What should I do to fix? Running Build 17.3.7078.1026

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Susan,

 

Are you seeing this issue with the current version of OD- 17.3.7131.1115 

 

Current versions are always listed here: https://support.office.com/en-us/article/New-OneDrive-sync-client-release-notes-845dcf18-f921-435e-bf28-4e24b95e5fc0 

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Hi Susan, I was having the same problem and pausing the sync and resuming it would fix the display issues. After a restart the display issue was coming back. And it is re

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so it depends on how many files... Sometimes it stops after Rebooting the machine

Pausing and then resuming the sync seems to fix it for me when I get that issue.

Same problem here.  Did you find a fix for it?

OneDrive makes it easier for you to access your files, and we are continually working to ensure you have the best OneDrive experience on every platform and every device. OneDrive already supports many iOS capabilities, including OneDrive for iMessage, the

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We also need the Mac version of OneDrive to give the option for the user to see all the files and folders from the Finder and choose which ones remain local and which rem

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Well, IOS11 was released and to this date, 22/10/2017, OneDrive is the only cloud storage service to not integrate with IOS11 Files app. Very disappointing.

We are able to turn off "Create Site" on the SharePoint page via the SharePoint Admin.

 

I have not found how to do this on the OneDrive for Business page.

 

Is it possible to turn of the little "plus" symbol that allows users to create new Office 365 Groups/

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In my opinion (and it seems in agreement with our security team), this feature (allow users to create O365 groups / sites) should be disabled by default. This only makes ... Read More

Government tenant here, so no Teams, but in OneDrive user can click on the + and an option to create a Team site or Communication site is made available to them.

This is w

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Mine is another company that would like to prevent this backdoor into SharePoint site creations...

Has this been implemented yet? We too as an organisation want to disable users from creating team sites through onedrive.

Hi,

I'm currently testing the new OneDrive for Business client, version 17.3.6998.0830. I extracted and imported the new .admx and .adml files and created a fairly basic GPO. However, when I applied the GPO to a couple of Windows 10 clients, there was no r

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Hello,

 

Same, "The GPO seems to be applying correclty according to gpresult".

For me "Set the maximum download bandwidth that OneDrive.exe uses" has no effect.

Compared

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Hi again,

 

I was wondering if anyone has now had the chance to try this? It's really important for me to know that the GPO is being applied correctly, especially in relati

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Hi Everyone!

 

I was hoping that you would be able to help us out with an issue with Folder Redirection.

 

What we are trying to do:

  • We would like to redirect common user folders to OneDrive for Business

 

What we have done:

  • We have created the GPO as
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I believe your problem is that you are not allowing Computer 2 to fully sync before rebooting and implementing folder redirection.

 

You're always going to have a problem

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The real question is how did you set this option in the GPO setup, cause it even warns you :).

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Hello, anyone familiar with the issue of OneDrive dumping files into the recycle bin randomly?

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Might giving some more details here?

With Files On-Demand, I am trying to understand the point of changing the status from "Available on this device" to "Always available on this device".

 

As I understand it, as soon as the status becomes "Available on this device" , OneDrive maintains a sy

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"Always available on this device" means that you explicitly requested to sync permanently the item. Hence the system will never automatically delete the local copy.

"Avai

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We've recently deployed OneDrive for Business for a customer and we set up the client sync restriction to the domain GUID. There seem to be some HUGE issues with the feature to make me think it's buggy.

Issue #1 - Random computers on the "allowed" domain a

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Greetings!

 

I got a notification from a manager that he has received a final 7 day notice for deletion of an employee's OneDrive, which would be fine, except the user is very much active. No changes to licensing or issues with the employee's AD account as

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Did you ever get this figured out? My customer is seeing the opposite, a deactivated user and the manager not being notified.

I hate windows 10 . I'm use to Vista I cant figure it out I cant get my work back that I put in and I'm disgusted with it.  Files I put in I cant find sorry I ever got it. 

 

 

 

 

Rose Baker

rosieb777@gmail.com

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Maybe a class at a local college or a good book would help you learn the nuances of Windows 10?

Ey all, I'm seeing a localization issue in the new OneDrive Admin Center...basically I have configured my administrator user to use English as the default language and everything works as expected (Office 365 Portal, SPO Administration Center, ...) but th

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Hi @Juan Carlos González Martín,

 

That certainly sounds like a bug to me! I'll forward it along to the rest of the team and see if it's an obvious fix. If not, I'll let

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I have a few computers where there is an "Auto Save" tab in the settings for ODfB that let's you set Documents, Pictures, etc...directly to ODfB. 

 

Is this an upcoming feature or a retired feature or a setting that I have to enable in the tenant?

 

It wo

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AutoSave is available in OneDrive for Consumer Settings but is not available in OneDrive for Business at this time. You might be seeing the different settings between you

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