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  1. Chromebook: Office Online Extension, button "Save to OneDrive" to Business Onedrive

    If you install the Office Online Extension for you're chromebook
    https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/office-online/ndjpnladcallmjemlbaebfadecfhkepb

    And you open a Word document on the web it opens in a webviewer Example:
    https://view.officeapps.live.com/op/view.aspx?src=http://www.snee.com/xml/xslt/sample.doc

    If you want to Save the file to you're business account with the Save to OneDrive button than you only can login with you're personal account. Please fix it, that you also can login with you're business account!

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    1 comment  ·  OneDrive for Business  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. Make OneDrive WebDAV network drive an option when setting up OneDrive.

    Make OneDrive WebDAV network drive an option when setting up OneDrive.
    1. Sync Everything (For laptops and desktops with plenty of storage)
    2. Selective Sync (For laptops and tablets that are offline often)
    3. Map Network Drive (For desktops and devices that are always online)

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    0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. Bitlocker and OneDrive

    OneDrive should be able to recognize that the OneDrive-folder is on a directory which is protected by Bitlocker. If you start the computer and OneDrive can't open the folder because it is still locked, OneDrive should ask to unlock this drive first before ask you to reallocate the folder.

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    9 comments  ·  Bugs  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. Camera upload for business account

    Please integrate camera upload for on drive business accounts. The most useful stuff that you guys have not implemented.

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  5. sort pictures by the date when it was taken and not by date of the upload

    in my smartphone the pics are sorted by the date when it was taken. After an upload to onedrive the pic are sorted by the date of the upload.

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  6. Allow uploads greater than 15GB

    If the user has the capacity, uploads shouldn’t be limited to 15 GB. I can’t store a backup on OneDrive because it’s 20 GB. Google drive doesn’t have that problem; iCloud has a 50 GB limit.

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  7. Allow substituting a drive letter for the OneDrive for business folder(s).

    We have a database that uses drive letters for folders. Using the "subst" command will do just that, substitute a drive letter for the long OneDrive path. However, this creates the folder "System Volume Information" - a hidden, read-only system folder that crashes OneDrive every time! Make OneDrive ignore system files! Allow a drive letter substitution for the long OneDrive path!

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  8. Sort photos in Albums

    Please...please...please... Add the option to sort photos in an album e.g. Date/reverse dare / name, etc...

    I don't suppose anyone will ever read this or take any notice?

    Thanks anyway, in hope..

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  9. Change Default folder color in Onedrive

    Change the default folder color from black or give us the option to change the default folder color. Some of our users are complaining they are visually challenged and are unable to see the folder.

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    10 comments  ·  OneDrive for Business  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  10. Make it easy to disable Office 365 group creation in One Drive

    The PowerShell to turn this off is extremely complicated and requires most companies a support call to assist them with it. This feature creates a site collection and is very powerful and should rarely be accessible by a standard user. Please put a setting on the OneDrive administration panel to turn off Office 365 group creation except for Global Administrators.

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  11. Home screen shortcuts for folders and files

    Allow users to take a file or folder they use often and paste a shorcut to the android home screen for quick and easy access

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  12. Add Embed features to One Drive for Business

    Schools are organizations with the most flexible and varied use of Office products. In many cases presentation of the products also occur on other platforms eg one note or websites or wikis or VLE/LMS platforms.

    Most school organizations with Office365 products also have a onedrive for business framework. To encourage teachers and students to share resources in an effective way we desperately need to ability to embed resources.

    visual learning is a hugely effective part of learning. Embedding powerpoints or mix files so that they play on a a different platform, embedding Wordfiles to make it easier to view without…

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  13. Fix special characters in company name bug on mac

    This is stated as fixed in version 17.3.6378.0329 of the mac app store app, but the problem is still the same.

    If you have a special character in your company name - for example / - the mac client is unable to use the folder you have chosen.

    A/S is the primary company type in Denmark, and names should include this notation. Because of this, the problem is widespread in Denmark.

    I guess there are more special characters that are not being handled on the mac as well.

    Read about the problem here:
    https://community.office365.com/en-us/f/153/p/432751/1095582

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  14. Differential synchronization

    In the current OD4B specification, when updating the file in the folder to be synchronized, the updated file, not the difference, is fully synchronized, which leads to the tightness of the communication of the end user's NW by the communication of OD4B.
    In our recognition, only Word, Excel, PowerPoint files supports differential sync, if OD4B deal with files that created other applications as well, it will be very helpful.

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  15. Slideshow in iOS please

    Hi. Could you please add the ability to do a slideshow within the app itself rather than relying on using a secondary app

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  16. Folder offline

    Instead of selecting each individual files within a folder for offline use how about the possibility of selecting an entire folder?

    65 votes
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  17. Add Back .txt Text Editor Option

    On OneDrive.com, add back the option to edit text files. Starting around 12/20/17, the option to Open and edit a text file by right clicking disappeared.

    However, it's possible to get back to the editor by using part of the link below.

    https://onedrive.live.com/?v=TextFileEditor

    Please fix this bug as this is a key functionality to edit simple text files.

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  18. Allow us to share a folder via a guest link in OneDrive for Business

    Using Google Drive, Dropbox, and even OneDrive consumer I am able to share a folder (not just a file) with someone outside of my organization without requiring them to sign up for a Microsoft account. Not everyone has a Microsoft account and it seems inconsiderate (and unprofessional) to send a folder to a client that is then held ransom until they create a Microsoft account.

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  19. Choosing thumbnail image for the video on one drive

    I haven't been able to find a way to choose my own thumbnail image once a video has been uploaded to my one drive account. When I share the video to friends via Facebook, sometimes I do not like the thumbnail image that was automatically created when the video was uploaded. Could there be an added feature where you can add a thumbnail image from the video uploaded as the front cover image so it uses this thumbnail image when posting and sharing the file to friends in Facebook??

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  20. Lightroom Integration

    I'm storing all my photos (raws) in OneDrive. Enable a mechanism to sync keywords (or tags in OneDrive terminology) with Lightroom.

    Since differential sync isn't supported on OneDrive I have to keep the database on DropBox.

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