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  1. 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.

    33 votes
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  2. Please let us save offline files to the sd card

    Very frustrating , I want to use files offline .I have a 256 memory card sitting in my phone but one drive doesn't want to use it !!!

    33 votes
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  3. Folder mapping from folder photos on phone to folders on onedrive

    should be able to select the folder in one drive corresponding to the local photos folder on phone. Makes life easier by having structured pics. It's a mess as all go in same folder.

    33 votes
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  4. 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

    33 votes
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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  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.

    32 votes
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  12. Sort photos by Year and Month when uploaded automactically

    Photos uploaded through the Camera Upload are automatically be sorted by Year and Month in iOS app,I think it is not difficult to add the feature in Android app.

    31 votes
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  13. Clear up notifications page

    Create a button to clear the notifications page on the onedrive app.

    In the beggining of the notifications it automatically created albuns and the annoying notifications remain and cant be deleted. Need a button that enables it to be deleted. Even better if you van choose what to delete.

    31 votes
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  14. 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.

    31 votes
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  15. Add a scroll-thumb for large directories

    Please add a scroll-thumb on the right edge for scrolling through large directories (such as camera photos).

    31 votes
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  16. add photo captions to Android app

    Captions of photos I have typed online don't show up anywhere when viewing photos through the Android app. Also, one cannot add/change caption from Android app.

    30 votes
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  17. Camera upload should automatically create subfolders for photos that are grabbed from different locations

    Instead of uploading everything into a folder called 'camera roll' in OneDrive, this feature should automatically create subfolders for the extra locations of images that are automatically uploaded.

    E.g
    I set my phone to automatically upload my screenshots folder, camera folder, and downloads folder. But in OneDrive, everything is just uploaded into one place (camera roll) with no subfolders that help me sort my images!

    This is a must have feature for me and I would really appreciate it if you take the time to further make it more useful.

    30 votes
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  18. 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

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  19. 30 votes
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  20. 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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