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  1. Sort by Date Taken

    Ability to sort by date tAken. This is needed on iOS and web.

    68 votes
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  2. 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!

    66 votes
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  3. 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.

    66 votes
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  4. Fingerprint authentication

    Please make it stop! I have to sign in almost every single time I open the app. It is especially annoying with 2 factor authentication. Please let us use a PIN or even better Touch Auth for iOS (fingerprint).

    65 votes
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  5. Photos

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

    62 votes
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  6. Make it possible to upload ibooks to onedrive

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

    60 votes
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  7. 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.

    60 votes
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  8. Delete/Empty recycle bin

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

    59 votes
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  9. Give us the old toolbar

    The new update is really bad
    The new toolbar looks like it came from 2002
    Just return for us the old one please

    59 votes
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  10. 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

    58 votes
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  11. Multiple Personal Accounts

    Hello,

    It would be nice to have the ability to access several personal accounts, one personal and one business doesn't always meet the needs.

    Thanks!
    Keep up the great work.

    56 votes
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  12. Music Player

    I want to be able to use OneDrive as a full-fledged music player. All that'd be needed is the ability to add folders to a 'music collection' section (similar to the photo album feature) and then add the ability to play tracks sequentially, shuffle, create playlists, add album art, etc.

    I'd have no use for iTunes, or any music service apart from Pandora, if OneDrive had this feature.

    56 votes
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  13. 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...

    55 votes
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  14. PDF Rotation

    Problem description: I frequently use Onedrive to read course readings, and they are often supplied in landscape orientation due to frequently being the results of scans from physical books. Thus makes them annoying to read and take notes because I have to alter my iPad's physical rotation between Onedrive and my notes app. Exporting the PDF into another app, rotating the file, and then exporting it back to Onedrive to reupload is a pain.

    Feature request: Please add a simple clockwise rotation button for PDF documents.

    54 votes
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  15. 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.

    54 votes
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  16. Dark Mode

    You have it everywhere else... Why not here?

    52 votes
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  17. Markdown text file preview

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

    51 votes
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  18. 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.

    50 votes
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  19. Drawing feature for Office app for iPad

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    iPad 用 Office アプリの描画機能について

    Drawing feature for Office app for iPad
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    ■Description(内容):
    以前まで、iPad 用 Office アプリでは閲覧権限のファイルに対して描画を行い、変更内容を保存する時に新しくファイルを作ることで保存できたが、現在は閲覧権限の Office ファイルに対しては描画ができず、ファイルを複製してから描画を行う必要があり不便に感じているため、戻す機能を提供して欲しい。
    また、モバイル用アプリでは、いつ仕様変更が行われたのかなどの公開情報が乏しく、ロードマップ等に詳細を公開して欲しい。

    Previously in Office app for iPad, it was possible to draw a file with view permission and to save the file as a new one. However, currently users are not allowed to draw the view permission file directly. To do so, we must copy the file first and then make drawing to it.
    For improvement of usability, roll back the previous way and let users to draw the file and then make a copy file.
    In…

    50 votes
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  20. Recycle Bin

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

    50 votes
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