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  3. File naming and sync

    When uploading from my DSLR, I would like the files to be renamed with the date, etc, just like when my photos are taken off my iPhone. This would allow me to keep all my photos from different sources in one neat place - just like I could with DropBox

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  6. Check if multiple files are changed tot 0 kb and send a message. This can happened if a HDD is fixed after a problem.

    I had a friend with onedrive where his computer fixed the HDD in the night. Multiple files where changes to 0kb to fix the HDD. Onedrive uploaded the new files to the cloud with 0 kb automatically, because the date was newer. Result was that the files can't be used anymore. And after 3 month the older versions are deleted. There is another solution, that if a file is changed to 0 kb, alway's keep the previous version.

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  8. Give me options for using/not using One Drive

    I'm quite agitated how One Drive doesn't seem to give me any option where I can save files. Most of the saves are automatic. Then I get a notice that nothing can sync because my One Drive is full, but I have an option to buy more storage. I have more storage - external hard drives, thumb drives. I don't want my files anywhere that I can't see physically. Not out for any one to access. Why can't I seem to find anywhere to just get rid of this POS One Drive, and let me save my files where I…

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  9. Onedrive Sync notifiction in Explorer File manager

    Currently in windows 10_>Windows Explorer (File Manager), you will notice see screenshot, that when something is added to one drive, it starts syncing, but unlike google which shows right at the top lvl on file management, Google shows that it is syncing, but the One drive top lvl, does not show there only further down under whatever folder or file it is in.
    We need this also to do as google is going, show the sync icon spinning around on the top lvl Onedrive icon in Filemanger root left.

    Thx.
    Ive pointed it out in

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  10. Virtual review of a Share

    when a folder or file is shared clearly show what the other person has access to.

    How does the person sharing know for certain what the other person sees?

    This should be a universal tool for any situation of sharing content.

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  12. 하나의 원드라이브 폴더안에 Personal폴더와 office폴더를 함께 관리 가능하도록 해주기 바랍니다.

    원드라이브 계정을 두개(업무용,개인용) 사용할 때 하나의 원드라이브 폴더안에 개인용 원드라이브 폴더와 회사용 원드라이브 폴더를 각 각 사용가능하도록 해주기 바랍니다.

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  13. I have two computers with one account. Would be nice to have an option to enable

    I have two computers with one account. Would be nice to have an option to enable 2 desktops i one account.

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  14. map network Drive on OneDrive

    I worked with a tremendous Microsoft Tech and received a Microsoft Mapped drive workaround that has made my life so much easier! This has helped us since so many are now working from home.

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  15. Exluding folders/syncing selected folders.

    It would very handy you can select some local folders and make them a Onedrive folder whitout moving them to the Onedrive library. I have a "mother"computer were everyting is saved and orginised and it would be really handy to enter certain folders from my chromebook.
    a sort of sulution is the back up function, but in my opinion this is way to massive. you can only select the complete documents folder were there are a lot of folders and documents that i don't want to put in my onedrive.
    also some software linked folders are locked and onedrive gives…

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  16. Importing intelligence.......

    I just connected my phone to my PC via USB cable and the options displayed for what to do with this device that included Import photos and videos using Photos or OneDrive. I chose OneDrive to see what would happen......... 2 hours later, the dialog changed to Importing photos and videos with a progress bar!

    My suggestion is to provide more detail about the import process. The old import in Photo Gallery included a dialog for grouping photos by time period via a slider as well as an Options link to modify where they would be imported to, etc. I…

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  17. Återinföra taggar på fotos

    Tidigare kunde man använda taggar på sina fotos och på detta sättet snabbt hitta en grupp igen. För ett par år sedan togs tyvärr detta bort, var mycket användbart. Vet inte varför det togs bort. När man går in och ser på OneDrives video kring hur man sorterar fotos pratar man fortfarande om taggar men funktionen finns inte längre??? När kommer den tillbaka?

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  18. Clarify OneDrive

    Explain clearly what OneDrive dose in simple English. Explain how best to migrate from all on PC to various cloud storage regimes, their benefits and pitfalls and optimal scenarios.

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  19. Allow business and personal accounts to sync independently

    Compartmentalize onedrive personal separate from 365 to avoid duplicate files and a nightmare

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  20. how about you add file or folder uploading/sync to OneDrive priority?

    with uploading or syncing from pc to OneDrive, make it possible to see the whole file or folders and make it possible to give priority to some folders of files to upload first.

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