How to directly open a folder on my OneDrive via Windows 10 File Explorer Quick Access?

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I want to open folders which are on my OneDrive directly via the Quick Access list in Windows 10 File Explorer.

To do this I add folders to Quick Access via the "Pin current folder to Quick access".

However, when I do this, the Quick Access "shortcut" to the folder doesn't open the folder on the OneDrive.

Instead, it opens the locally-stored mirror of that folder. (This is the "on demand" cached copy created by OneDrive, I assume).

 

What must I do to achieve what I want, namely that the Quick Access link opens the folder on the OneDrive directly?

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@Paul_Van_Cotthem 

 

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Open your C: drive in file explorer and scroll down to the Users folder.

 

Or in the run line type in C:\users    and I think you can figure it out from there.

 

You can drill down in your OneDrive folder and right click the folder you want pinned to quick launch.

 

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Regards,

Akshay

Exchange Admin | O365CloudExperts

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@Paul_Van_Cotthem 

 

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Open your C: drive in file explorer and scroll down to the Users folder.

 

Or in the run line type in C:\users    and I think you can figure it out from there.

 

You can drill down in your OneDrive folder and right click the folder you want pinned to quick launch.

 

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Regards,

Akshay

Exchange Admin | O365CloudExperts