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  1. Sorting Albums

    Please add the ability to sort albums by photo date taken on iOS & on OneDrive.com. Currently if you update an album by adding a photo or create a new album with a date taken from a previous time, it will only sort the day the album was updated. If this is done often, it can be very difficult to find an album on an iPhone & in my opinion the album view does not look good when dates from much older years are mixed in with current or almost current years. Thank you.

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    • Selection Options

      Users should be able to select every picture in one action instead of selecting every photo individually.

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      • Possibility to choose if camera roll creates subfolders by date and/or possibility to choose date format

        With current version nesting photos based on date taken is being rolled out, however just in format camera roll \ year \ month. it will be nice to have possibility to opt out, or to choose diffeent formatting (camera roll \year-month-day for example.....)

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        • Display folder paths in search results

          Would be great if you could display the folder paths in the search results. I sometimes keep many copies of the same file on one drive for backup purposes and when searching in the iOS app I can't see which file is in which folder from the search results.

          30 votes
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          • Short url's

            I've been looking for a way to make short URL's in he mobile app and still haven't been able to find it. It'll be nice if its integrated in the next update or at least easier to see if it's already included

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            • Contact Backup

              Please allow an auto back up of contacts
              Also auto back up of the music

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              • Undo

                Have an undo option. I accidentally moved a file and didn’t know which folder I had thrown it into. If there were an undo option, I could’ve used it to move the folder back. Thanks!

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                • Hewlett-Packard HP Smart

                  I would like to be able to print from OneDrive to hp smart print. HP smart print does not have the option to select printing from onedrive. Thank you.

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                  • Multiple accounts sign-in

                    Hi,

                    Since I have multiple one drive accounts, I always wanted to access all of them through one drive app at the tip of my finger without signing out one and signing in the other and have hassle of switching from one to another...

                    I recently updated and saw such message in the beginning when I loaded the app that said now access multiple accounts at the same time, I felt soooo good but when I tried signing in, it says only one personal account can be signed in..

                    I donno what makes one account personal and the other work…

                    29 votes
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                    • Camera upload options

                      I have multiple devices using one drive to upload their photos but they all end up in the same camera roll folder. An option for a separate sub folder for each device would be great. It will make it a lot easier to organise the family pictures.
                      Also you could go further and do a separate folder for each month/ year. This would be good for the unorganised person, like myself who has over a thousand pictures to sort through.

                      29 votes
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                      • Offline

                        Make it so you can make a whole folder offline at once. Not just selecting files one by one it takes forever.

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                        • Download and offline for complete photo albums

                          Enable simple, complete downloading a onedrice photo album to a local iPhone photo album or making it completely offline available in the onedrive app. NO more working on each individual file (thats nightmare for albums with many photos).

                          29 votes
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                          • Single page scrolling of pdf

                            Stop forcing side by side viewing of 2 pdf pages when iPad is held landscape. Give option to change how pdf is displayed

                            29 votes
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                            • Month/Year

                              It would be awesome if when you click on the date in the Photos view, a calendar of some sort could come up. Here you could select a month and jump right to those pictures without having to use that clumsy scrollbar thing currently in place.

                              So many other apps are using the month/year and it would really enhance the user experience.

                              28 votes
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                              • Disable nested folders on camera upload

                                Allow a flag/option to be able to enable/disable nested folders on camera upload.

                                28 votes
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                                • Copy/Duplicate files

                                  Please provide the ability to copy/duplicate files in the app.
                                  Thanks!

                                  27 votes
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                                  • Rename a file upon upload

                                    It would be nice to be able to rename a file as one uploads it, instead of uploading and then having to rename.

                                    It would save a step. Thanks!

                                    27 votes
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                                    • Security

                                      Option to password protect a individual file in app

                                      27 votes
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                                      • Multiple personal accounts

                                        Please add the ability to use multiple personal accounts in the iOS app at one time. This is a new useful feature I really like in the new Windows 10 OneDrive app. There are some files that I need to share the same master copy with my wife (we use the same photo library on my account) but I also would like the ability for her to have her own folders to keep her own personal files without needing to log in and out.

                                        27 votes
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                                        • Edit text files

                                          Hi MS.

                                          How about allowing us to edit simple text files in the OneDrive app (or in fx the Word app)?

                                          Kind regards,
                                          Mads Østerby

                                          27 votes
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