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  1. It will be good if we can pause files so small size file uploaded first. It would be great if we can pause and sync multiple doc according

    It will be good if we can pause files so small size file uploaded first. It would be great if we can pause and sync multiple doc according to our need . Currently if we pause it paused all files .

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  2. One Drive Needs Security via 2FA Authenticator App before logging in on Windows 10 Pro

    Add 2FA via Authenticator App Random #'s, before allowing backups on One Drive when logging in.

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  3. Facility for locking the OneDrive folded shall be provided through mobile authenticator app.

    Facility for locking and unlocking the OneDrive folded shall be provided through mobile authenticator app.
    Some times it required to give access to my window PC to my friends and for this I required this facility so that no one can access my files in OneDrive folder.

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  4. Have a pc version of ONEDRIVE as well as Android or IOS.

    With the IOS / Android version of Onedrive it is possible to annotate PDF documents directly from ONEDRIVE. It is possible to zoom or move a PDF document easily which is not the case with ONEDRIVE PC.

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  5. Die Synchronisation auch eines Netzlaufwereks sollte möglich sein

    Die Synchronisation auch eines Netzlaufwereks sollte möglich sein

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  6. OneDrive keeps syncing

    OneDrive keeps telling updating 15 files. Downloading 117 MB of 117 MB.
    I can't see which files it are. Can I let it stop.
    Shutting down and start the computer again didn't had any effect.
    I hope there is an idea.
    Thanks,

    John

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  7. Error Code 0x80070652 in Windows 10

    The error code 0x80070652 is among the Windows mistake you will meet during Installing program upgrades in Windows 7/8/10, and it may also happens to give the Microsoft support Procedure for installing any software like Visual Studio. Usually, it includes Error message ERRORINSTALLALREADY_RUNNING which signifies another Installation is running. So this mistake May relate into the battle of already Installed update files and the main one to be installed. Some customers encounter this Mistake in Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) environment. http://bit.ly/2PMGlmK This error code may be found On all versions of Windows, but it is currently more…

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  8. smart files

    Please bring back Smart Files placeholders for Win10!

    Yes, you can deselct folders in the OneDrive settings after the initial synch. However, it means that to see anything that is "cloud only" you MUST go to the web portal FIRST. The shortcuts made it SO easy because you could just open the physical folder and see it all. If you need something it would just download. You could also switch this feature on and off per folder or file with a simple right click. It was awesomeness!

    I read the article that said being rid of it was something about…

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  10. Add a Switch that allows the user to not upload files from seperate devices that are duplicates.

    Add a switch in OneDrive that allows the user to not allow Duplicates that upload from separate devices that have the same file on them.

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  11. Delete Tags I don't like or no longer use

    I want to delete and add tags at my will. So many tags I don't like or don't use anymore just sitting there

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  12. Enable manual sync for Windows 10. It takes forever for my Win 10 PC to see changes to files that I created/updated from another location.

    In Windows 8, I was able to right-click on the onedrive icon and click 'sync', and it immediately pulled down any updates that I had made from other devices. Since upgrading to Windows 10, sometimes I have to wait hours or restart my PC to open files that I created or updated from another device, even though they are accessible when I log into office.com. I have even tried exiting and restarting onedrive, it says that it has synced, but it usually has not.

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  13. Please remove the personal limitation on domain connected computers.

    Folder protection doesn't work on domain-connected computers when using a personal OneDrive account. I'm sure there are revenue reasons behind this. I have several children sharing a couple of computers and have them on a domain so that it doesn't matter which one they use. I wish they could still protect their own files with their own OneDrive account.

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  14. error text in the ui (windows chinese version)

    when i install the onedrive and login, the list shows download with xx kb/s, but the title shows upload xx mb .

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  15. prioritization for uploading when not web browsing or playing games/working when computer is left on.

    when in desktop not running web browsers or playing games or using apps that need the internet to upload or download information the cloud drive makes flies selected uploaded automatically for you if you so desire it and for auto backups of your entire system for data migration to a new computer from your old one or for duplication to new hardware only needing a physical yubikey 5 fido key to access in case of forgetting your password for enterprise and power elite user levels with massive TB usage needing to migrate data or duplicate it seamlessly to new machine…

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  16. support more countries to buy additional storage (Lebanon)

    support more countries to buy onedrive additional storage after the 15GB (free) + 15GB (camera roll) options are dropped

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  17. Name of shared folder in desktop will not update after rename

    Renamed a shared folder on web, but it will not update accordingly in other colleagues' desktop. The only way is to re-share the folder, it is annoying to re-share and sync again after rename everytime.

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  18. Let me turn off notifications about not syncing because of a metered connection. I appreciate it...but you don't have to tell me every time.

    Also: when I clicked Feedback in my app, it took me to https://onedrive.uservoice.com/forums/262982-onedrive/category/86087-windows , which is an archived forum.

    I would report my version number, but I can't find any "about" or the version number anywhere. I suspect I'm up to date. (Up to date Windows and Office.)

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  19. Allow the OneDrive window to stay open

    Allow the OneDrive window to stay open when clicked so that the status can be viewed easily.

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  20. Provide an obvious way to remove the OneDrive icon from the desktop in Win 10 Home

    I have no intention of using OneDrive on my laptop with 10 Home and don't want to see the icon on the desktop continuously.

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