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  1. Provide the availability to hide the message of "Got the application!" via iPad.

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):iPad の "アプリを入手しました!" を非表示にする機能について

    Provide the availability to hide the message of "Got the application!" via iPad.
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    ■Description(内容):
    iPad のブラウザーから Office 365 へサインインし、OneDrive for Business へアクセスすると、"アプリを入手しました!" とメッセージが表示される。
    OneDrive のアプリがインストールされている場合も表示されるため、メッセージを非表示に変更する機能を提供して欲しい。

    We are aware of the message "Got the application!" is automatically displayed when the user signs into Office 365 from the browser via iPad and access to OneDrive for Business. It also will be displayed even when OneDrive's app is installed, which makes the user confused. Thus, please provide the availability to hide this message freely.

    Thank you for your consideration.

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    • Make it possible to upload ibooks to onedrive

      Make it possible to upload ibooks (pdf) to One drive from ipad or iphone

      53 votes
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      • Windows Explorer "Details" like look

        instead of a pile of icons or files in two columns how about getting an explorer/finder like view as we have known it from Windows and MacOS for ages already. Files , date of change, date of creation , type and size etc. would be visible in neat rows....resorting by name/date etc happens when tapping on the headers. Lets please put some order into the mess of files...

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        • Offline access and sort by 'Custom' option

          Please
          1. Give an option in each file to be stored permanently on the device so that it can be viewed offline and need not to re-download it while online.Make this option as a toggle button on every file to switch between online-offline mode.
          2. Then include a sorting option based on online-offline files.
          3. Re-introduce the sort by 'Custom' option as earlier version.

          Thanks for listening and waiting to see these features rolled out real soon.

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          • Favorites

            I like the idea of a Favorites area that will jump to a specific folder in my OneDrive account. Could be down on the bottom bar next to Photos.

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            • Display file extension on iOS OneDrive app

              Show file extension as part of file name, not only on file detail (which for some reason does not work anyway). Without file extension, it is quite difficult (== impossible) to see which file is which if it has same name and icon is not known for both files.

              Following this (mistakenly resolved) idea: https://onedrive.uservoice.com/forums/262982-onedrive/suggestions/6707554-display-full-file-names-within-the-ios-onedrive-ap

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              • Allow Multiple Microsoft Personal Accounts

                Allow at least 2 personal Microsoft accounts to be logged in at the same time.
                Thanks

                Permitir utilizar simultaneamente pelo menos 2 contas Microsoft pessoais ao mesmo tempo.
                Obrigado

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                • iPhone - Add text editing support for the Onedrive App

                  Web experience provides it. Replicate it to iOS

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                  • Delete/Empty recycle bin

                    Should be easy to empty / delete all items in recycle bin from app.

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                    • Recycle Bin

                      I think it would be useful to have a 'Delete all' and a 'Recover all' option in the recycle bin section.

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                      • Photos

                        I would love a dedicated OneDrive Photos App. Something like what Google did with its photos app.

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                        • Allow pages or docs (especially PDF's) to be saved from Safari or iBooks to OneDrive. Cannot see any way to do this at this time.

                          No way with the iPhone to save documents or pages from the web or iBooks to OneDrive. This would be valuable for research compilation, reference sharing, etc. Evernote and Dropbox-like accessibility.

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                          • Bring the chromecast support from Android to IOS

                            The Android app already have support for Chromecast and it's amazing. Please, bring the same support to IOS devices.

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                            • Markdown text file preview

                              It would be nice to at least view plaintext files like markdown. It be great to edit those.

                              45 votes
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                              • "Shared with me" folder

                                In my online browser version of onedrive for business, I have a folder called "shared with me." Almost all of the documents and folders I use are documents and folders that other people share with me. The "shared with me" folder doesn't exist in the Onedrive iOS app, and therefore I have no access through the app to the majority of my essential files. I hope you'll address this in the next release. Until resolved, the app is all but useless to me. Thanks!

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                                • Add camera upload for onedrive for business

                                  Can you add support for the camera upload option for the iOS app to upload photos and video to the onedrive for business accounts. This way I can have a cloud backup so I can make more room on my phone for other apps I use.

                                  43 votes
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                                  • Warn users about features about features that are about be removed.

                                    The way that almost every PDF-annotations was removed leaving just a few basic functions without any warning or mention of it in the update log is extremely frustrating (version 10.34.11 to 10.37.1 i think). I am in charge of assisting 30-40 people using OneDrive as its primary synchronization tool and up until the recent versions we have been using the built-in PDF-annotations tools extensively. When this feature was removed without any warning or mention in the update-log, we basically came to a standstill. There is currently no good way to edit PDFs without exporting and importing every single file. I…

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                                    • Save OS X tags for Mac files uploaded to OneDrive

                                      I tag my files on the Mac. To be more comfortable about using OneDrive for the long haul, I'd like to know I could always download files and they would have my original tags.
                                      Right now I have to tag files again after downloading. I'm not sure if tags from OneDrive download together within any file downloaded.

                                      In other words, integrate tags within file management for Mac users.

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                                      • On this day

                                        Can we get an "On this day" feature in the app that will send a daily email or push notification of all photos on this day in prior years?

                                        I see the option on the site, but can't figure out how to get it to send a notification or email. I don't check the actual site every day, but usually check the app.

                                        41 votes
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                                        • Viewing of file names in OneDrive

                                          Problem:
                                          Not being able to see file names in full.

                                          There are two ways to view files in onedrive:
                                          1) icon view (not showing full file names or
                                          2) list view.
                                          List view will have a few columns depending on screen size or rotation (portrait / landscape).
                                          If in portrait it will give one column on a cell phone (not showing full file name), when turning to landscape it show two columns, still not showing full file names.

                                          It will be nice to have an option to choose how many columns you want to see on a screen in portrait…

                                          40 votes
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