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  1. OneDrive Files On-Demand for Mac

    When will OneDrive Files On-Demand be available on Mac

    6,282 votes
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      325 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • remove warning: inode_val: object : invalid bsd flags

      Hello,I have found a bug on onedrive for mac. I use Mojave and APFS. I reproduced the issue with the volume encrypted and also without encryption (Filevault). The bug is the following, the folder gives a warning in DiskUtil with the following format:
      warning: inode_val: object (oid 0x417de2): invalid bsd_flags (0x10)
      I have verified is the onedrive folder using the following command from mac terminal:
      find / -inum 4292066

      where 4292066 is 417de2 in decimal

      245 votes
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      • CPU Usage too high in High Sierra

        MacOs 10.13.2
        CPU Usage is too high while using one drive.
        Please correct!

        1,145 votes
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        • KFM Known Folder Move for MAC

          Why not KFM Known Folder Move for MAC?

          172 votes
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          • auto save

            Bring the Auto Save feature from Windows 10 to the macOS client, so we can sync the Desktop and Documents folders:

            https://support.office.com/en-us/article/files-save-to-onedrive-by-default-in-windows-10-33da0077-770c-4bda-b61e-8c8e8ca70ac7

            58 votes
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            • Online-only support for Mac OS X

              Hello! I really like the online-only feature that OneDrive has for Windows, and I'm sad that the same feature isn't available for Mac. The files I have are eating up space on my hard drive, and using selective sync doesn't cut it (the large size of my OneDrive is due to images and .PSD documents which I open in bulk for image editing, and are a hassle to download from the website every time I simply want to use them.)

              I'd really appreciate it if this feature were implemented, since I'm running low on space! If not, I'm probably going…

              313 votes
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              • Selective Sync on Mac needs to continue even if it cannot sync a particular file (.DS_Store file was culprit).

                I installed the new version of OneDrive for Business (MacOS), with selective sync.
                Whenever it got to a ".DS_Store" file, though, it would get "hung up", and would stop syncing. I contacted MS Tech Support and was directed to an article which appeared to be helpful in that it clearly addressed the issue I was experiencing, and eventually was able to get the Mac to complete the sync by deleting the .DS_Store files (which was a bit of a challenge, but I figured it out).

                The issue is not just that the Mac won’t sync the “.ds_store” files, but that…

                10 votes
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                  2 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Mac 上で作成したエイリアスを OneDrive 上でも使用可能にしてほしい。Please make alias created on Mac available on OneDrive.

                  -English is below-

                  二つのフォルダーにそれぞれ元ファイルとエイリアスを置いて使用しているが、該当フォルダーを同期すると、OneDrive for Business 上でエイリアスが認識されず使用できない。

                  さらにもう一台の Mac を同期しており、そちらでは該当のエイリアスが "UNIX 実行ファイル" と認識されてしまう。

                  業務上使用するうえで、エイリアスが使えないのは大変不便なので、動作改善を希望します。
                  よろしくお願いします。

                  I use an original file and an alias in two folders, but when I synchronize the folders, an alias is not recognized on OneDrive for Business and can not be used.

                  Furthermore, another Mac is synchronized, and the corresponding alias is recognized as "UNIX executable file" there.

                  It is very inconvenient that I can not use alias for business use, so we hope to improve the behavior.
                  Thank you.

                  7 votes
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                  • please support APFS case sensitive on mac in your client

                    currently it's not possible to use your one drive client on my mac. the reason: my filesystem is APFS in case sensitive version

                    210 votes
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                    • Mac version bug report: UI problem when working on multiple screens.

                      When try to launch UI from screen other than the main one, UI will not be able to opened until client restart.

                      Repo:
                      1 Find a mac computer with 2 screens;
                      2 Install OneDrive from mac app store;
                      3 Launch it;
                      4 Click the OneDrive icon on the menubar of the screen WHICH IS NOT SET AS MAIN SCREEN;
                      5 No UI will be popped up. Until the client is restarted, even you try to access the UI from the main screen, it still cannot be done.

                      *: The main screen is the one has the menubar displayed in System…

                      4 votes
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                      • File name restrictions

                        The file name restrictions are still in place. There shouldn't be any special character, symbol, space before or after file. It is very disappointing especially when you are uploading hundreds of GBs and with 460 file name errors. That makes you stop the whole process. Please allow any type of file names like dropbox/google drive etc.

                        Thank you.

                        19 votes
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                        • Sync native Mac folders to OneDrive

                          Enable Mac system administrators to define native Mac folders that are to be synced automatically. e.g. ~/Documents, ~/Desktop, ~/Pictures, etc.
                          This functionality is already available in Windows, and should be made available for Mac to be truly cross-platform.

                          28 votes
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                          • Sync Documents, Desktop etc folders to OneDrive Option

                            Just like OneDrive for Windows has with the Auto Save tab 'Protect your important folders' that would allow you to automatically back up anything saved to Documents, Desktop and Pictures folder, I'd love for it to be an option for Mac. Even a step further where additional folders could be selected by the user.

                            As an admin that manages a number of users on mac, it's been a bit of a push to get users across and some of them are never going to do it the 'right' way and save into their OneDrive. By having this option, it can…

                            13 votes
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                            • The error message at File On-Demand for iWork apps

                              *English follows Japanese

                              ■Title(件名):
                              Files On-Demand 利用時の、iWork (Pages , Numbers , Keynote) アプリケーションのエラー表示について
                              An error message at File On-Demand for iWork apps

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                              ■Description(内容):
                              Mac OS X にて Files On-Demand を使用して OneDrive for Business へ iWork (Pages , Numbers , Keynote) のファイルをアップロード後に編集 /保存 すると [<ファイル名> を自動保存できませんでした。このファイルは、別のアプリケーションによって変更されました。 予期しない変更が起きたため、Keynoteでは変更内容を保存出来ない可能性があります。] という警告が表示される。
                              iWork のバージョン管理機能と Files On-Demand 機能の親和性の問題と考えられるが、可能である場合にはエラーが出ないように改善してほしい。

                              I saw the error message [<file name>Could not be saved automatically. This file has been modified by another application. Due to unexpected changes, keynote may not be able to save changes.] when I tried to edit/save the iWork (Pages, Numbers, Keynote) files after those files are uploaded…

                              4 votes
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                              • On Battery Pause Sync By Default (Parity with Windows)

                                Currently on Mac, OneDrive chews A LOT of power. One thing I have noted in testing on Virtual Machines with Windows is that the Windows version pauses sync by default on battery which would be ideal.

                                Please look at adding this (in addition to other battery saving optimisations). As it would at least bridge the gap until other power saving optimisations could be employed.

                                19 votes
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                                • Sync errors shouldn't stop other files from syncing

                                  If a file is unable to sync due to an unsupported character in the name or some other error, it shouldn't cause all my other files from syncing. Syncing should continue with all files except those with the error.

                                  6 votes
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                                  • PDF annotated view

                                    I liked to flip through pages that were annotated. It was like flipping through just highlighted pages. This feature was extremely useful. But I am no longer seeing it. Please include this again!!!!!

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                                    • Properly support the macOS file system (special characters, aliases, symbolic links, case sensativity, etc.)

                                      OneDrive is 99% useless on a Mac because the macOS file system is not properly supported:

                                      1) Files are limited to Windows naming conventions. I't impractical to rename 100's of files to complete a sync

                                      2) Aliases get copied as unusable files and symbolic links are ignored.

                                      3) If the drive is formatted as one of Apple's/unix's case-sensitive formats, they're unusable with OneDrive.

                                      These are the deal killers, items like support for tags, etc. would be nice also.

                                      42 votes
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                                      • Ignore files/folder

                                        There's certain folders I never want synced/backed up. I'm a developer and a lot of my projects are synced with OneDrive. They're some folders (ex: node_modules) that I don't want synced.

                                        The other reason this is important is I sync all my documents, downloads, pictures, etc. This adds up to a lot of files. I've found that OneDrive uses a lot of CPU to monitor these files. If they're sets of files/folders that I never want monitored it can help CPU performance. I have tested this theory by archiving a lot of old directories and also removing folders with lots…

                                        10 votes
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                                        • At etiketter og farger også synker sånn som dro

                                          Denne funksjonen med etiketter og farge på filen ser ikke ut til å være tilgjengelig på OneDrive.

                                          Dette er noe Dropbox har til Mac.
                                          Har kunde som etterlyser dette etter flytting fra Dropbox til Onedrive

                                          6 votes
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