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  1. Update OneDrive to a newer version that works with Chromebooks

    There is a problem with OneDrive on my Chromebook. (Chromebooks now run Android apps). My model is Google Pixelbook, and I downloaded OneDrive from Play Store. Now, when I tried to sign in to my Microsoft Account on the Android version of OneDrive on Google Pixelbook, I get a "sign-in failure" error message. More information about OneDrive in the Play Store shows "Last updated: 24th June 2016" and should be updated to work on all Chromebooks later than that exact date.

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    • Need more free space

      Need more free space

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      • 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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        • 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.

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          • OneDrive for Andriod Offline location option

            Hello...It would be very helpful if you could allow me to select an SD Storage location to store my OneDrive offline cache. This way I can take my best videos to show people without sucking up my data when I'm not on Wifi. I just don't have the internal space to have a very large offline cache so this would help me by allowing me to point it to a larger SD Card.

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            • 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 ?

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              • 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.

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                • I wish there is an enable/disable pdf viewer..

                  Enable/disable option for your built-in pdf viewer.

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                  • Differentiate the additional folders in camera upload

                    It's great to include those additional folders with camera upload, but sometimes apps label those folders with the same name and it's hard to tell which folder is for what app. Either having a way to preview what's in each folder or having the full folder location added to the list would be fabulous.

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                    • 18 votes
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                      • 18 votes
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                        • 'On this day' view and notification on Android

                          One of my favorite features on an OneDrive competitor product was that It used to send me a 'on this day' notification every morning, showing photographs of that day from previous years. It used to be a great way to start the morning. I am badly missing this feature.

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                          • 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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                            • Progress tab

                              I am using onedrive for android tablet. Hello, can one drive add in one more tab which is 'PROGRESS'. It is pretty difficult for me to navigate the current uploading/downloading/moving tab. I hope Microsoft developers team will hear my voice, thanks.

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                              • Show full path for camera upload folders

                                Camera upload has an option to select folders to sync but there's no way to identify the identical folder you are syncing because there's no full path shown

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                                • 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…

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                                  • "Pause sync" and "Sync now" button on android version

                                    Sync process consume bandwidth so please provide "Pause sync" button

                                    Sync process usually always say "waiting" so please provide a button for force the sync

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                                    • Allow download and sync whole OneDrive Document folder on android phone, like PC

                                      Please allow download and sync whole Document folder in OneDrive in android phone. You allow camera roll backup, so why not for Document folder backup?

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                                      • Regalen más espacio, estamos muy agradecidos

                                        Necesitamos más espacio de almacenamiento gratis. Muchas gracias

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