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Stop forcing OneDrive folders to Favorites in the Finder Sidebar

Every time I reboot, OneDrive forcefully places a shortcut to it's folder in the Finder Sidebar Favorites section.
I'd like to have the choice of disabling this.

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  • alex v commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I agree. This also happens every time you simply quit the app and restart it. Very annoying.

  • Mike Matas commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    +1 It is extreamly annoying that OneDrive forces me to have these folders in my favorites. I only use a few sub folders in my OneDrive and have absolutely no need for these top level folders to be in my sidebar.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Hello
    Every time I restart my mac (or just restart the onedrive app) onedrive adds my onedrive folder to my favourites in the finder window. How do I stop this from happening?
    If I remove the folder from the favourites, it just reappears after the reboot.
    So please stop making these "microsoft decisions" – mandatory decisions and lets make it our own choice.

  • D Golding commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    This behavior runs against OS best practices. Highly annoying for maintaining my custom OS environment.

  • Nik Sauer commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Yes please, this is horrible, especially as I can't rename my OneDrive for Business resulting in a streched Finder window.

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