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  1. support and thumbnails for .ARW Sony raw files.

    onedrive support and thumbnails for .ARW Sony raw files would be appreciated. Windows 10, Gdrive, Dropbox and others have this support while it is still lacking from webviews of OneDrive.live.com . Sony has made it's way to the top tiers of the professional photography world and the call to support this system is greater than ever!

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      6 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Timezone OneDrive (Web) is incorrect.

      The OneDrive (like Outlook) has a serious problem with time. In Outlook I can't set my correct time, he always adds extra hours when choosing my time zone, and the OneDrive too. I just edit a document the 5 pm. And the OneDrive says it was edited the 10 pm!

      This is an old problem, you do not intend to solve?

      161 votes
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      • Support 360/sphere photos and videos

        360 photo/video cameras are embraced by more and more manufacturers. A lot of them will have launch in 2016. Google and Facebook are already supporting this. Please do not stay behind.

        158 votes
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        • Search specific Folders

          Onedrive has a "Search Everything" function. Now that I have a lot of data on Onedrive, that results in too many hits. I suggest you have a way to choose specific folders that you can search in.

          158 votes
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          • 158 votes
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            • Combine OneDrive Storage

              Allow paid OneDrive users to combine their storage usage. For example, I am a paying Office 365 subscriber that needs more than 1TB of storage that is allotted to my OneDrive account.
              The Office365 plan offers 5 individual accounts, each with 1TB of OneDrive storage. I am only using 2 of the 5 accounts. Why can't I combine 1TB (or more) of storage from one of the other 3 accounts I'm not using with the one that I am using, giving me 2TB of storage space? Or create the OneDrive Storage as a standalone feature that can be added to…

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              • Completely remove automatically generated tags from photos

                My experience, using Norwegian OneDrive, is that the automatically-generated tags do not tag nearly correct enough that I want to use it. Most of them are wrongly tagged, and they mess up my manual tags, making the whole service worthless. The tags don't even have the same translation between the app and the webpage. On the iOS a Court is translated Domstol, which is Norwegian for Court of justice. On the webpage is correct translated, but... you know. Really?

                And there are way to many tags. Some of the tags, like People and Sky, have almost 100% hit, but 90%…

                153 votes
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                • Make OneDrive web app much faster at scrolling through photos

                  I have thousands of photos on OneDrive.com, and scrolling through the "base" photos view (click on Photos on left nav, all photos show up) is far too slow.

                  Please make rendering of the photo "thumbnails" in folders and albums much, much faster.

                  A few other possible ways to accomplish this:
                  1) Put in fast filters (like file types, or date ranges)
                  2) Have a very fast date scroller (jump to 2010 for example)

                  149 votes
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                    7 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                    Thanks for the suggestion. If you don’t mind sharing in the comments, could you let us know how large your photo library is?

                  • New Plan - 1 TB storage only without Office 365

                    Offer Plans to buy storage only i.e more than 50GB without Office 365.
                    1 TB??

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                    • Allow OCR for Scanned Documents (images/pdf)... and index results for directory level searches.

                      Allow OCR for Scanned Documents (images/pdf)... and index results for directory level searches.

                      I want a "paperless house" which involves scanning all my paperwork, it can then be auto-uploaded to a neat onedrive.com folder. Great but how do I find specific documents once i've uploaded 10,000?

                      I wish to be able to search my entire directory or drive for image/PDF scans featuring the word "Tax", for example.

                      At this time OCR work very well within documents but the same search at the directly only returns text based document results.

                      OCR'ing and indexing the results for every document is no small…

                      144 votes
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                      • Wishing to copy my own files into other user's OneDrive for Business

                        I am using the [Copy] button on my own One Drive for Business's screen but I prefer to use the feature that enable me to copy the files into other user's One Drive for Business.

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                        • Option to disable Skype in OneDrive.

                          In OneDrive I work with documents. It is annoying to see notifications from Skype there, especially when I need to refresh a page every time to remove that orange dot.

                          141 votes
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                          • Anonymous upload to a shared folder

                            Recently we wanted to use a onedrive folder for people in a work group to upload their documents.
                            The idea is the Admin shares a folder for UPLOAD (only) and sends the access link to the group. Users in the group can upload their files (WITHOUT SIGNING IN). Only admin has editing rights for the content of the folder

                            141 votes
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                            • 140 votes
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                              • Bring back Check Out/Check In function in new OneDrive interface

                                The "classic" OneDrive for Business UI allowed users to Check Out/Check In documents; please bring it back! This is a hugely important feature for some of my clients; they use it to add comments to document versions and to minimize the editing chaos that can happen on shared documents. This option is still there when they switch back to classic mode, so the functionality is obviously still there on the back end, but the new UI gives no way to get to it. Please fix this before forcing everyone onto the new UI for good!

                                137 votes
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                                • Microsoft NEEDS to FIX Onedrive so that files reflect their last modified date/time, not the upload date/time.

                                  Microsoft NEEDS to FIX Onedrive so that files reflect their last modified date/time, not the upload date/time. This causes many problems when trying to search files from a specif date.

                                  137 votes
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                                  • Move or Copy to a Shared with me folder

                                    I have a folder that is shared with me. I have edit permissions on that folder. I need an option to "move" or to "copy" files to that shared folder.

                                    There is an option to move from the shared folder but I need it the other way around.

                                    136 votes
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                                    • Fully support subtitles, captions, transcripts, lyrics, etc. for both playback and editing.

                                      Subtitles, captions, transcripts, synchronized lyrics, and the like are very important parts of both video and audio.

                                      If I have a folder in OneDrive with video or audio in it and an identically named (but with a different extension) subtitle file, I definitely want the subtitles to be presented when I (or anyone else) stream that video from OneDrive.

                                      This is also important for videos and audio which have subtitles, captions, or lyrics embedded within them - either encoded as part of the media stream or muxed into the same file container. (WMV and WMA both have this possibility, among…

                                      135 votes
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                                      • enable changing the column width in onedrive.com

                                        To make it easier to read filenames, for example

                                        132 votes
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