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How can we improve OneDrive on Mac?

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

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      • James commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        This can't still be a problem - it's months (and least 7 )since this was raised.

        Come on Microsoft.

      • Bachsau commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        The only reason why this is not allowed that I can think of, is that Microsoft is craр and loves error messages. A file synchronization app doesn't need to care about the file system, because it doesn't work at that level. Filesystems are managed by the operating system's kernel and the basic APIs to access them are the same for every filesystem. This is an artifical limitation, nothing more.

      • Duane E Ellis commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        I don't have another hard disk to install it on.
        And I can't install it on a removable "thumb drive" - this is not useful

        What are you expecting me to do? Reformat my MAC hard drive?

        If I do that, then other stuff (that works now) will probably start breaking because they are expecting case sensitive file systems

      • Patrick commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        This is a must as Apples conitnues to rollout new Laptops and Desktops with APFS installed on them as default! Thanks!

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