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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 32 votes
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  5. Option to exclude certain folders from Photos tab in Android app

    I have over one hundred thousand work-related images in my OneDrive that I do not want showing up in the "Photos" tab with my personal photos for aesthetic and app performance reasons. There is currently a great option on OneDrive.com to limit the images that appear in the "Photos" tab to only those in the "Pictures" folder. However, this feature has not been extended to the iOS or Android apps. Please enable this option in the Android app.

    32 votes
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  6. 32 votes
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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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.

    31 votes
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  10. 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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  11. 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.

    30 votes
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  12. 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

    30 votes
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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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!

    29 votes
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  16. 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 ????

    29 votes
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  17. fast fingerprint 4 passcode

    streamline security

    28 votes
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  18. Select multiple photos drags to Album menu

    When selecting multiple photos in menu Photos, if user drags to left, app understands that you want to move to Albums menu.

    Is there a way to once you start selecting multiple photos it locks to the tab All?

    This seems to be by design, but could and should be improved. Thanks.

    28 votes
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  19. 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).

    28 votes
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  20. 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 !!!

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