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  1. Onedrive online only gone?

    Original title: Onedrive online only gone?

    Having installed Windows 10 from Windows 8.1 the Onedrive app downloaded all my files to my hard-drive and the green ticks are back. Right click a file and no option to 'make available offline' or 'make available online-only'. The online only setting was great.

    20 votes
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  2. Sync Specific Folders in Background

    On my Windows Phone device, I'd like to see the option to sync a specific folder on my phone or SD card to OneDrive when on WiFi (or maybe a toggle for each folder?).

    An example of how I would use this feature would be to keep my music collection synchronised across my Windows 10 laptop and 2-in-1, and on my Windows Phone. The option would allow me to select the music folder on my SD card, and choose to sync the contents of this folder to the music folder on my OneDrive. This way, when I'm on WiFi, and…

    4 votes
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  3. How about some dial up support!

    Have an 888 number for ONE DRIVE SUPPORT!

    7 votes
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  4. My OneDrive still is in login proces on Win10

    My OneDrive still is in login proces on Win10

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  5. Проблемма, как и у всех! Оштбка сценария.... Все рекомендованные действия результата не дали.

    Проблемма, как и у всех! Оштбка сценария.... Все рекомендованные действия результата не дали... Как быть?

    1 vote
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  6. Create an easy way to disable/enable files from being transferred to/from onedrive

    Sometimes the data xfer to/from OneDrive slows my home network down so much that I can't do anything online. If I could "turn off" the transfer when I needed to use the network for other games (streaming video, playing online games, etc.) and turn it back on after, it would help a lot. (I have a 6MB download line and sometimes OneDrive takes up so much of my bandwidth that running a speed test I get <1MB down!)

    1 vote
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  7. After Win10 installed Dropbox, OneDrive synchronization status disappeared!

    After Win10 installed Dropbox, OneDrive synchronization status disappeared!

    Win10 上 安装了 Dropbox 后,OneDrive 同步状态消失了!

    7 votes
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  8. enable device backups like in Windows 8

    Really wish you would bring back the ability to backup the PC HDD to OneDrive like did in Windows 8

    6 votes
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  9. enable device backups like in Windows 8

    Really wish you would bring back the ability to backup the PC HDD to OneDrive like did in Windows 8

    1 vote
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  10. let me know what file is currently syncing.

    Currently I have no idea what file is currently being synced. I only know that OneDrive is uploading or downloading, but I don't know what it is downloading or uploading.

    8 votes
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  11. Prevent Onedrive from starting automatically when opening Office files stored locally in Onedrive folder

    Issue: Opening an Office file stored locally in your Onedrive folder starts Onedrive app automatically

    Consequences: This is extremely unfavorable for ppl with limited bandwidth/traffic (e.g. mobile connection).

    Solution: Do not decide for users and start Onedrive without user's permission! Onedrive should not start silently and robbing bandwidth. Let the user decide when Onedrive should connect to the internet and upload files.

    16 votes
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  12. Make OneDrive accessible to Uninstall like any other app/program.

    Make OneDrive accessible to Uninstall like any other app/program. The only way I can get this intrusive program out of my face is to disable it in Start Up.

    1 vote
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  13. Add place holders back and fix sync issues

    The point of cloud storage is to save space as well as having everything on the go. Requiring files to be stored locally in order to see them from the cloud is absurd. 10 steps backwards from the previous OS.
    Syncing is terrible. Icon always says processing changes. Last straw for me is when I dumped a 15kb spreadsheet in a folder on my PC and it took over an hour to sync up. Yet it kept saying processing changes. This is just terrible. Anymore steps backwards and this thing falls off completely.

    7 votes
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  14. Have a button to restart the sync process. It dies and doesnt restart

    There is no button to restart to sync. I have errors and the messages dont tell me anything useful. SO what do I do?? Need to kill and restart the sync process. Dont hide it. Have it easy to find.
    Really need a dashboard

    2 votes
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  15. Please add a sync now option to windows 10 onedrive

    When I added folders to one computer and then turned on the other computer I had to wait for a time before they appeared on onedrive. I wanted to be able to tell onedrive to syn now but there was no option, I just had to wait.

    4 votes
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  16. Please add save applications to OneDrive

    I want save applications to OneDrive so if I change my memory card I never lost my applications, thanks

    6 votes
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  17. make it easy to use

    Look at how it worked in 8.1! Easy to turn on and off. The new, "improved" version is a nightmare. USELESS.

    1 vote
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  18. App in Windows 10

    Android has it, iOS has it, W10 does not.

    I have big problems accessing my files at OneDrive from my tablets at the moment, yes, Photos solves some of the problem but not all.

    What about shared files (Photos can't access that)?
    What about other files that I really can't sync to my devices as real files (using the new OneDrive Desktop sync)?

    At all my non-windows devices I can use the app, with my windows tablets I have to use the web browser! Really?

    Either release an app to access my files or placesholders as in Windows 8.1

    3 votes
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  19. 2 votes
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