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  1. Improve the PDF reader

    Hey there.
    Recently I was using the OneDrive application in android, I found some features that would improve the application and of course its usefulness.
    1) Add a view for horizontal scrolling in the PDF reader.
    2) Add a night mode.
    3) Add the option "Jump to page" in the PDF reader.
    4) Add the function to put bookmarks on the pages in PDF files.
    5) Add arrows (Simbols) for the PDF marks.
    6) Add OCR for scanned PDF files to be able to highlight it.
    I think the community will appreciate that features.

    34 votes
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  2. When using the new scan button. Have an option along for jpeg

    When using the scan button, you get the following options, whiteboard, document, business card or photo but they all save as PDF,. Could we have a jpeg option to save directly to a specific folder, multiple photos.

    34 votes
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  3. Chromecast disappeared from OneDrive

    After last upgrade, Chromecast disappeared from photo and camera roll. Uninstalling and reinstalling did not help

    33 votes
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  4. Optionally limit Clean Up Space to files older than X days

    Add a setting to restrict the Clean Up Space feature to only remove files that are older than a specified number of days. Below are some situations potentially addressed by such a feature.

    I often find that I want to share a recent photo/video that was cleaned off my device already. Especially if my photos are set to sync over wifi (without waiting for the device to charge).

    Sometimes the notification asking to clean up space pops up moments after taking a video/photo. This can be annoying at times, especially if I'm in the process of sharing it while also…

    33 votes
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  5. Give users ability to turn off notifications for Camera Upload

    The current app throws notifications for everything: on image upload, upload failed, waiting for wi-fi; it's all just too much and there's no need for any of them. Even the image failed gets a retry and succeeds.

    32 votes
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  6. Add the native fingerprint API available in Android marshmallow!

    Add the new APIs into the app! Or much more convenient to unlock it that way

    32 votes
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  7. Search folder in One Drive app

    Search the folder that you are in in One Drive app. The search feature searches all of One Drive when I want to search a folder such as "Music".

    32 votes
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  8. Improve photo gallery in Android

    If your camera roll folder is very large (thousands of pictures) navigating it is nearly impossible. Improving the search and filtering capabilities would make the app infinitely better. For example, being able to navigate to a specific month (like Windows phone app does) or search for some other metadata than tags (maybe location if avaliable).

    Thanks!

    32 votes
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  9. 32 votes
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  10. 32 votes
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  11. Quick tags for photo

    Adding photo tags it's slow and clumsy in android. I want too click several photos then add one or more tags in one step.

    31 votes
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  12. Scan offline

    Unlike in Office Lens, there is no way to scan using the Scan feature while offline. Office Lens saves photos in cache and lets us upload them later when we're connected. Here we must upload it right after taking the photo to be able to scan another.

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  13. Add support for backup of live photos/motion photos on Android and iOS.

    Life’s a blur, but it doesn’t have to be. Capture 3 seconds with every tap, and select the clearest moment.

    http://www.samsung.com/global/galaxy/galaxy-s7/how-to/motion-photo/

    31 votes
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  14. Access Group files on android app

    I have a group in Onedrive for business and would like to access the files on my mobile device

    30 votes
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  15. Photo album layout

    Please put photo albums in order by date taken and display photos in albums by latest first. (like Google photos does). I have to scroll through hundreds of photos at the moment in my general folder to get to the latest photo.

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  16. camera upload is consuming all of my wifi bandwidth so I had to turn off the upload. it would be great if I could set a bandwidth rate limit

    Android app - please allow upload rate limit so that I can use my wifi for other things while the files are uploading

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  17. Photos - Allow synchronized delete (i.e. both on OneDrive and device)

    I'd like to have the option to delete photo from device and from cloud - just as it works on Windows 10 (from everywhere on the device).
    If that is not possible - and it most probably is not - have the opportunity to delete from device when deleting in OneDrive.
    Or at least have the opportunity to identify differences and do it as bulk operation manually.
    Thank you!

    29 votes
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  18. create a OneDrive folder in android photo gallery app.

    When downloading a photo or video from OneDrive to an Android phone, one needs to places the files in DCIM-->camera to be able to view them in the native gallery app.

    Could it be possible to have a folder called OneDrive automatically created and where all downloaded media would be found ?

    WeChat and Whatsapp are doing it, so it's possible... right ?

    29 votes
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  19. choose which folders to upload to onedrive

    Would like to be able to add whole folders from mobile devices. Eg Twitter, Facebook and downloads which will then automatically update with new files.

    29 votes
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  20. Jump to a date few years ago...

    Onedrive app: possibility to jump to exact day few years ago, instead of scrolling down to find those photos. My finger is almost killed now!

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