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Hi guys,

 

I spent a little time this week deep diving into deploying the new OneDrive client in my organization with the aim of getting the auto configure feature working for new users.  The goal is for a new user to log on to a computer for the first time

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Curious to what your talking about here. Wondering if this is why I can’t get it working. Quite a few others as well. What version client and I guess is this something el... Read More

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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@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?

Hi @Stephen Rose,

 

You've mentioned Adobe formats for the viewers in this post. 

What about actually working with these files? I haven't found a way to open/edit images/psd

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Are there any switches or query string params to be able to use the new file viewer in a modal?  Whenever I try it, I get taken to the root document library/parent instea

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Hi,

 

When stopping the sync of a library in a team site, the sync client displays a warning to inform the user that the locally cached files will be kept while the "placeholders" will be removed (Files OnDemand feature).

 

I don't know how this warning sound

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this is the English equivalent:

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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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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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Are there any solution to configure OneDrive clients to automatically sync certain SharePoint libraries, without users having to manually go to each SharePoint library to start a sync?

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I've recently installed the latest preview build on the next-gen OneDrive client. I installed this version to test SharePoint document library syncing. I'm able to sync document libraries, but all folders and files appear to be read only on my laptop. I a

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I have the same issue with One user only. Everyone else can sync the library without locks. Versioning is off and Check out is off from the get go so don't know why this

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The reason that OneDrive Client (testing with Version 2016 - Build 17.3.6917.0607) sets the files as read only and changes the icon from a green checkmark to a green padl

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Did you find an answer to this.  I have one user with the greed padlock and base on the link provided this could be due to versioning or a required field.  

 

However it is

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Try using One Drive for Business if you are trying to connect to company resources. 

Hi,

 

I would like to know this feature "Allow Syncing only on PCs joined to specific domains " in OneDrive for Business support AD domains of other company. I have scenario where a few of my workers who have OneDrive are placed in another company and they

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Yes, you can include multiple domain GUIDs, to a maximum of 125. Refer to the cmdlet help here: https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dn917455.aspx

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Hello. Our organization name is set up with a comma right now. I believe this drives the local OneDrive directory name (OneDrive - Name, Inc). If we edit the name to display without the comma, what would the effects be? Would the local drive recognize tha

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I renamed our Organisation, and it caused a world of grief with my OneDrive ... advise not to do it. 

 

I had to re-sync my entire OneDrive and SharePoint folders ... 

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This actually a good question, IMHO if you change the display name, the ODFB location name is not going to change...adding @Stephen Rice 

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Is there a way to transfer a users data from one user to another.

 

Example:  Person leaves a company and we want to delete there account, but do not want to lose there data.  Is there a way to transfer the user data upon deletion to the manager.

 

I know box

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If you go to SharePoint admin > User Profiles > Set up my sites, there is an option there for:
My Site Cleanup
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In the OneDrive Admin Center, I have noticed that the "Links expire within" value, under "Anonymous access links", is set to 0 in some tenants, while is set to "Never" in others.

Are the two values equivalent?

cc @Stephen Rice

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Yes, those should be equivalent. 

 

My guess is that it's a bug around tenants that have never set the policy vs. tenants that have set it and then turned it off. 

 

Are

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Best Response confirmed by Salvatore Biscari (Valued Contributor)

We've been doing some user experience testing before enabling OfB for our users and came across what we think is an odd behaviour.

 

Our tenant has the following settings for sharing:

- Only existing external users (sign-in required)

Allow or block sharing

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Can OneDrive be a replacement for file server?

We like the new sharing dialog a lot but we found a major drawback.

 

In the past a document was shared with person A, who forwards it to person B who couldn't open the document because he lacked permissions. 

 

So we suggest our users now to use "Share with

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Can OneDrive be a replacement for file server?

Hi @bart vermeersch,

 

Can you answer a few questions to make sure I understand what's going on? You're creating a link that works for people in your organization, right?

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Yeah, it's by design because these views are built using search/graph API for any documents you have access too that are Shared. Would be nice if this view was updated to

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It looks like AD synced users are not able to change their language... So I have added an entry on UserVoice for this -> https://onedrive.uservoice.com/forums/262982-onedrive/suggestions/31989877-allow-ad-synced-users-to-change-language

If you agree... ple

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Very strange...can you add some screenshots? Are you talking about the language in Office 365, ODFB or both? In my corporate tenant with have Azure AD Connect deployed an... Read More

My computer since my holidays return is very slow. The disk is always writing data. When I verify perfmon I see frequently use over 94% . I see on disk activty too many images with write processess named OneDrive.exe and file %APPLOCALDATA%\Microsoft\OneD

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Here is the solution that I've found somewhere. Worked great for me. (after reboot) Win7 64 SP3 i7



Solution for me:

download onedrive 17.3.6943.0625

disconnect from internet

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I have resolved the issues I am having with it on my windows 7 laptop by disabling the read and write permissions on the telemetryCache.otc file to the following users/gr

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Until MS fixes this, I created a scheduled Task, which calls
%SystemRoot%\System32\cmd.exe
with Parameters
/q /c "del /f aria-debug-*.log"
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As far as I know this is known issue which is fixed in future release.

I have the same problem. It's a big problem. All of my three devices are affected. It is not possible to prevent automatic update of Onedrive. No matter which old version

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I have utilized procmon and other methods and reproduced continually to be able to confirm now that there is in fact a MAJOR bug IMO in the Onedrive new gen client that handles both personal and business (both of which I use) - currently the latest versio

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Yes, I'm seeing the exact same thing over the past few weeks. It appears to be the most recent version of OneDrive that was installed (17.3.6943.0625), which also happene

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Is there anyway to OneDrive should not start when user sign-in by using Group Policy or any other OneDrive Settings?

 

I know this setting is there in OneDrive - Settings, but we want to implement this policy for organization wise?

 

If users want to use OneD

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Confused why you wouldn't want it to start automatically? 

I was trying to remove outdated files in my "Shared with me" list.  I kept getting the error "Couldn't remove item from shared list - Either item hasn't been shared or isn't shared with you.   I verified from the owner of the file and it was shared with m

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I was under the impression that they are still rolling out this functionality. For what it's worth, I'm getting the same result on few files, which incidentally are mine

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We ran into a scenario where Person-A shared a OneDrive for Business document with Person-B.  Person-A then deleted the document and emptied their recycle bin.  Person-B could still see the document listed under "Shared with me" via their own OneDrive, ho

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We have the same issue! Waiting for reply from support...

We have the same issue

Just saying that I'm experiencing the same issue with the same scenario

Wow, interesting scenario cc @Stephen Rice @Stephen Rose

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few questions to the community:

 

1) Refresh Dates

i'm not sure if i'm the only one, but what is the reason why some of the Usage Reports  have not been refreshed since "days" ? 

for instance the OneDrive activity says:  Data as of: Monday, October 23, 2017 (

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Is there a way to empty automatically the recycle bin of a certain user ?

for instance empty the bin every 24 hours ?

 

unfortunately i found only this "request" from 2015 :(

https://onedrive.uservoice.com/forums/262982-onedrive/suggestions/10197672-automatically-empty-the-recycle-bin-after-a-certai

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Hi Stefan,

 

If you are running Windows 10 maybe this could do the trick for you....?

 

https://www.windowscentral.com/how-empty-recycle-bin-automatically-schedule-windows-10

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It would be great to be able to map a shared OneDrive folder from someone else on your own computer, so it would appear as the other drives would appear ... Is that possible on W10 ? 

 

Found similar request for W7:

https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/b9f4e5d7-2be1-4b5c-99ab-85ae836fdbd7/mapping-other-users-onedrive-shared-folder-as-a-network-drive?forum=onlineservicessigninapplication

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As an alternative, you can sync locally a folder that someone has shared with you.

Does it help?

We have two type of deletion period i.e 90 days in second stage recycle bin and 3 months after AD account deletion.

I want to understand following

1. what should be the approach of deletion of ODB site and contents

2. How can we confirm that data has complet

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It's 90 days total for all stages of deletion. By the rest of your question it looks like you are looking for "disposition review", and luckily Microsoft recently introdu

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I was wondering if there was anyone out there that has any experience using OneDrive and Citrix.

 

Let me give you a bit of background.  We have been mandated to move all of users personal netwrok drive over to OneDrive but we have encountered an issue a nu

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I would say that your only option is to map a drive directly to the Sharepoint\backend folder for each Citrix user.

 

We moved off Citrix years back but still have a Termin

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I am running XenApp 7.13 on Server 2012 R2 and I am currently on a Office 365 migration project.

 

I am using FSlogix as a profile management solution to mitigate issues wh

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I've put some though into this myself and didn't find a clear answer.  I did consider the following though:

 

  1. Use the OneDrive mapper tool to map a drive letter to OneDrive
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For the past week or two, I have started noticing this error when trying to save Word documents:

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I have finally narrowed it down to the following:

  1. As we now store documents to SharePoint online, I can edit and save documents located there
  2. As soon as I sync a
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I did further testing and found that our Fortinet AV scanner seems to be causing this. As you know AV will scan files as they are modified which I believe is where the pr

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strange error but must say i have seen similar problems since the autosave button is there in Fast Insider..(mac)