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  1. fast fingerprint 4 passcode

    streamline security

    28 votes
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  2. Change sync folder photos

    I'd like to be able to select which OneDrive folder my photos sync to. Currently there is a default folder called Camera Roll that has thousands of photos. I would like to be able to start fresh in a new folder so I don't have to scroll through so many photos when I view the folder contents. Since I can't change which folders my phone syncs to, I have to move photos from the original folder to a new folder and that's very time consuming.

    28 votes
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  3. Add feature for searching all photos by a face in a photo

    If I select a photo, i wanna search all photos by a face in this photo.

    28 votes
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  4. 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.

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  5. Do not create a folder called "Camera Roll" when automatically uploading photos.

    OneDrive automatically creates a folder called "Camera Roll" when it uploads photos from my android phone. I wish it didn't do that. I would like to choose which OneDrive folder the photos are uploaded to.

    28 votes
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  6. 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.

    27 votes
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  7. 27 votes
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  8. Regalen más espacio, estamos muy agradecidos

    Necesitamos más espacio de almacenamiento gratis. Muchas gracias

    27 votes
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  9. 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

    27 votes
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  10. Rename File on Upload - Android app

    Would be nice if one could rename a file before it is uploaded. Basically some apps generate files (invoices for example) with same anmes and if you need to generate 2+ files, OneDrive will fail to upload the second+ because of the name. So give us the opportunity to rename the file before it is uploaded is very important!

    27 votes
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  11. List OneDrive as an Android file browser

    Enable OneDrive to be a file manager inside Android so I can submit files to an app directly from OneDrive.

    26 votes
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  12. Burst Mode on Android results in all photos uploaded

    on the Google Pixel, and presumably other Android phones with stock camera, "Burst Mode" spams the OneDrive camera roll. the problem is that burst mode takes dozens of photos and puts them in a sub folder in the Android camera folder. instead of asking, OneDrive auto selects these folders for upload. then I end up with hundreds of the same photo on my camera roll. in the attached screenshot I have turned them off but that is not sustainable. OneDrive needs to learn how to deal with this - maybe by the simple solution of not auto uploading subfolders, and…

    26 votes
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  13. Mkv Support

    I came from Using Dropbox, and on Dropbox they have MKV codec Support, so i could play some movies directly from mobile and web apps, but i migrate to OneDrive because it has office 365, and i really miss the mkv support from Dropbox and this is a missing function on Onedrive. And i Know that a lot of users would be glad if you add that mkv support.

    26 votes
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  14. Make onedrive not crashing when chrome casting photos and videos.

    After one photo or video the onedrive app crashes on android when chromecasting.

    It has been a bug for a long time and it should be fixed.

    26 votes
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  15. be able to save list view as default

    It's ridiculous that large tile view is the default, further ridiculous that list view cannot be saved and must be manually reset over and over. OneDrive is a pain for anyone sorting documents. MiXplorer is the file manager to learn from.

    26 votes
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  16. Stop adding fake folders. Attachments, Documents, Saved Pictures. Fake Folders.

    Stop adding fake folders. Attachments, Documents, Saved Pictures. Fake Folders.

    25 votes
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  17. "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

    25 votes
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  18. Support for multiple personal OneDrive accounts in mobile app

    Please add support for multiple personal OneDrive accounts in mobile app. Other services already support this, why can't OneDrive have this feature?

    25 votes
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  19. Could put the location of a file, useful while searching for a file

    Say you wanna search "Mom" in search, you can do so and the files matching come up, but when you tap the 'i' (Information/Properties) button there's a shortcut in there to the folder location of the file

    25 votes
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  20. 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…

    24 votes
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