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  1. Turning off notifications

    I don't want to get notification every time OneDrive find a new photo location... How can I turn it off?

    42 votes
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  2. Please remove the new photo backup notification!

    Every few minutes I see a notification saying "backing up your photos" I don't care! Do it in the background like you used to!

    42 votes
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  3. Finger Print

    I have a nexus 5x and i would like to enter the app using the finger print scanner

    41 votes
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  4. I want you to make it possible to edit text files on OneDrive for Business on mobile devices

    Since text (.txt) files are basic files for entering and saving letters, I would like you to create an option that allows the editing of text files saved on OneDrive for Business on mobile devices. It is very inconvenient to have to change text files into Word documents every time you want to edit them. So, wouldn`t you please create a function that allows to directly edit text files in the OneDrive app or add a function to the Word for mobile app that makes it possible to open and edit text files on mobile devices? Google is already offering…

    41 votes
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  5. Let OneDrive for Android store files on external memory

    I wish choose external memory to store OneDrive's files instead to store them in internal memory.

    40 votes
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  6. Have the capability to scan directly to a shared folder on the phone app.

    Being able to quickly scan a document to one of your "owned" OneDrive folders is a great feature (While you are in the folder all you do is press "+" then the scan symbol.) You even have the option to name it. However, this feature within "shared" folders is not available. it would be even more powerful if you could grant others permission to use this productive scan feature in a folder you "shared" with them.

    38 votes
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  7. Auto upload dng files

    Please add the possibility to auto upload .dng files for Android app as well!

    38 votes
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  8. 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

    37 votes
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  9. Photo app for android

    Need a dedicated photo app for android and Amazon Firetv OS And ios
    Thanks
    J

    36 votes
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  10. Automatically sync or just upload any folder on my phone, not just camera roll.

    I would love to be able to automatically sync or just upload any folder on my phone, not just the camera roll.
    That would make a great addition to a very good app.

    36 votes
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  11. Fingerprint as password

    Fingerprint as password

    34 votes
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  12. allow moving app to sdcard

    Allow the app to be moved to SD card, it will help in saving space on devices with smaller internal storage

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  13. allow folder upload in android devices

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

    34 votes
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  14. Add slideshow function for photo viewer in OneDrive Android App

    Please add slideshow function for the photo viewer in the OneDrive Android App!

    34 votes
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  15. 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.

    33 votes
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  16. 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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  17. In the Android App I can not erase notifications, you should give option to delete it.

    In the Android App I can not erase notifications, you should give option to delete it.

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  18. 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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  19. 32 votes
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  20. 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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