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  1. Background upload

    To save on batters drain i would like the automatic background upload to only happen when plugged in.

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    • Word and Excel Apps

      Is it possible to have 2 or more Word or Excel doc open in an app at anyone point in time. As soon as you want to switch to the other doc it closes one so you can open the other.
      Very annoying.

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      • Allow 1 page per sheet

        I always have 1st page alone, then 2nd and 3rd pages side by side, I don't like that. I hope you add an option to disable that. It doesn't happen on android or Windows, only on iOS.

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        • Idea

          You will have to upgrade it so we can download pictures songs from browser in it

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          • Ios 9

            Would appreciate if ios 9 could get the last version of onedrive as well as edge.

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            • Recent files only include office files

              Why it does not show PDFs?

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              • Saving files to OneDrive workflow

                If I’m previewing a file in OneDrive, and then go into a different app and try to save a new file to OneDrive, OneDrive opens up the currently previewed file but doesn’t save the new file. It’s annoying because I have to exit out of preview mode and redo the save process before I can save a file.

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                • Need to add the Seconds to the file name

                  I’m scanning and because the file name does not included the seconds, I get an error that a files already created.
                  So I need to wait until is completed on stall for another. Minute

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                  • Selection of files

                    There should be an option to select all files at a time.

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                    • Please allow for view options in PDF files within OneDrive on iPad.

                      The view option has changed in OneDrive on iPad. Now, it shows multiple pages of the PDF at once. This is unacceptable to executive users.

                      Please provide view options: Single page versus Continuous

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                      Please revert to the single page view of PDFs in OneDrive

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                      • More in-depth

                        The tittle tells it all

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                        • View and edit file metadata

                          Please add the ability to view and edit file metadata. Specifically would like to be able to add notes to certain files. Like when I upload a receipt I would like to be able to add a note with names of who went to lunch with me, etc. I believe this is a available in windows filesystem properties.

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                          • Add option to show file name extensions

                            Some users including me may prefer explicit file extensions. This helps us identifying different types of files.
                            Also I sometimes upload files that don’t follow the Windows conventions on file extensions. Hiding extensions from me could result in incorrectly displayed file names.

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                            • Fix onedrive bugs in files app

                              You've added files support for iOS, cheers for that. But it's buggy. When you put folder into favourites, close the files app and open it again the folder is gone from favs. There are issues with tags as well. Please fix it!

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                              • Camera Upload

                                Would be great to control priority of uploads based on:

                                - Date
                                - size

                                In other words, upload all my oldest, small files first and then let the app handle on the larger files.

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                                • Player

                                  If u could play continues instead of going back to press play

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                                  • Fix the app view for pictures

                                    am really disappointed in this update! I use onedrive to show off my photography portfolio, but this latest update has made my pictures so small they're hard to see as I scroll. And the name and date line is pointless for me and it takes up so much solace in the page. And when I swipe to scroll down or up it keeps grabbing the images and tries to move them. I really wish I could change it back to the larger images preview without the name and date showing. Or at least give that view as an option.

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                                    • Trash can

                                      Why is the trash can on the top of the screen. And in between other icons. Very difficult to select quickly

                                      iOS 11.3. iPhone X

                                      Thanks
                                      Minesh

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                                      • Tag multiple pictures at once

                                        Currently you can only update # tag on pictures one at a time. Please add ability to mass update selection of pictures.

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                                        • Allow creating of folders and renaming file names in iOS sharing UI

                                          Please allow the creation of new folders and also renaming of the file being uploaded as part of the sharing function in iOS.

                                          There are a lot of times that I create a file or save one from an email and want to create a new folder or rename the weird file name that is defaulted and cannot through that sharing UI. It’s then annoying to have to open the one drive app separately go in create a folder move the file and rename it when I could’ve done it in the same workflow.

                                          See the implementation and drop box…

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