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  1. allow folder upload in android devices

    In OneDrive for Android, allow uploading folder to OneDrive, please

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    • Easy way to delete duplicate photos at one time

      I'm to lazy to delete duplicate photos one at a time but love taking photos and love my onedrive make me happy

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      • Camera upload for OneDrive business

        It is unacceptable that you have less features in a paid service than the free. In addition, the camera upload is a very good standard feature that are already available for all competitors even in Business accounts.I work in a very large chemistry company , Employees can not automatically upload photo documentation of production equipment from a mobile device to onedrive. Should I tell the colleagues they have to create a private account ????

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        • Sync the albums folders.

          So I spend hours sorting my photos on my phone into folders, so I can actually find then when I want and don't have to scroll through 1000 photos under camera roll. Then it uploads to OneDrive and as far as I can tell is uploading all photos, but they are all under camera roll again and I have to spend several more hours creating and sorting. Can't you just take the whole album I already have created so they are already sorted?

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            • Enable posting photos directly to the Instagram from the OneDrive for Business Apps via Android devices.

              I am using the OneDrive for Business App by Android devices, and I have recognized that it cannot be posted the photo which has uploaded on OneDrive for Business to the Instagram directly. However, It is possible if the Apps for iOS devices. Therefore, I hope the feature of apps will be improved enables posting the photo directly via Android devices as well.

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              • Onedrive for Android is not useable

                Onedrive for Android is just not good enough: it works quite differently from how it works on Windows and usually it does not work at all.

                Two features of Onedrive on Windows that are critical are: it is integrated with Windows filing so can find folders and files as if they were local, and it saves local duplicate copies on PC. Onedrive for Android does neither which makes it almost useless (dependent on an internet connection).

                What makes it completely useless is that I usually get a message that "This folder can't be displayed. Make sure you're connected to a…

                23 votes
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                • 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".

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                  • Shortcut to folders in Android Version

                    Enable the possibility to add a shortcut folder in the home screen, or any screen, for folders in OneDrive. It will be amazing to access the files directly without opening the app and searching for the folder you want. It will be like our desktop.

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                    • Allow Wi-fi only upload.

                      Right now, wifi only upload only support camera photos. It would be nice to allow wifi only upload for all files. In case users walk out of wifi range, it won't use mobile data.

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                      • provide overwrite capabilities

                        I would like the option of overwriting an old file with a new corrected or revised file of the same name. I notice that it currently just duplicates whether than overwrite

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                        • OneDrive Music app

                          I would like you to create a dedicated OneDrive Music app, where I can play music stored in my OneDrive music locker.

                          This app should be able to cache music to listen offline, and even maybe automatically upload music from my device to OneDrive.

                          Microsoft used to have Groove Music for Android, but they are killing it.

                          22 votes
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                          • TURN OFF WHITEBOARD ENHANCEMENT

                            I took an image of 2 blocks in a diagram, with an arrow between them. It saved an image of an arrow pointing to a block. That is not what I wanted.

                            I put the title in all-caps because I am very angry.

                            22 votes
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                            • Fix freezing of Android app

                              The android app is unusable. I go into my camera roll folder and it just constantly freezes. I cannot scroll, it takes forever to refresh the latest photos and eventually I give up and use the website instead. Please fix it.

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                              • Videos stop when the phone auto rotates and video playing won't stop your phone from going to sleep.

                                Since the recent update on my android device, my videos will play but the phone goes to sleep while the video plays. This has never happened before. Also the phone stops playing video when the phone auto rotates. These were never an issue before but now it's kinda inconvenient. Using LG stylo 2

                                22 votes
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                                • Disponibilizar vídeo player com acelerador (speed, até 2,5x) para exibição dos vídeos.

                                  Disponibilizar vídeo player com acelerador (speed, até 2,5x) para exibição dos vídeos.

                                  21 votes
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                                  • Add the option to change file display settings - show date modified

                                    The date listed for displaying files on Android is date created. This works for photos, but is unhelpful for files that are continually being updated. I suggest adding the option to change the date displayed to date modified rather than date created.

                                    21 votes
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                                    • password option

                                      Hello, I wanna suggest if you can add the password option for share links for onedrive, this for more security, thank you...

                                      21 votes
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                                      • Plz,put fingerprints to unlock the app.Thank you.

                                        Plz,put fingerprints to unlock the app.

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                                        • Photos section in OneDrive for Android should default to only crawling and showing pictures in the Pictures folder not all folders

                                          Photos currently crawls every single picture format found in my entire OneDrive account. For those of us that are syncing all User folders such as Desktop, Documents, Music and Pictures, this Photos section on OneDrive for Android is useless. It crowds up and lists every single "picture" including web design graphics, backgrounds, icons, album art, etc. into the Photos section of the app. Have the photos section only display pictures found in the Pictures folder of OneDrive.

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