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  1. Make it possible to use the option [Browse notebooks] when adding a OneNote tab while restricting the use of OneDrive for Business

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    OneDrive for Business 制限した状態でも Microsoft Teams の OneNote タブの追加時に [ノートブックの参照] を利用できるようにして欲しい。

    Make it possible to use the option [Browse notebooks] when adding a OneNote tab while restricting the use of OneDrive for Business


    ■Description(内容):
    運用上 OneDrive for Business の利用を制限している状態ですが、Microsoft Teams にて OneNote タブの追加時に [ノートブックの参照] が利用できない動作を確認している。
    SharePoint Online にて共有されている OneNote ファイルのタブを追加する際に OneNote ファイルの参照ができないと不便に感じます。
    OneDrive for Business を制限した状態でも Microsoft Teams の OneNote タブの追加時に [ノートブックの参照] を利用できるようにして欲しい。

    We restrict the use of OneDrive for Business in our operation, and it is confirmed that we are not able to select the option [Browse notebooks] when adding a OneNote tab.
    It is…

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  2. Transfer Ownership

    I made a back up of a relative's old laptop and all her files are now in my OneDrive. I shared them with her OneDrive. But, I don't want them in my account anymore. How can I transfer ownership?! Is there already such a feature?

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  3. I'm sure this has been suggested many times, but i'll just add my voice to the chorus

    I'm sure this has been suggested many times, but i'll just add my voice to the chorus anyway. We'd like to see a "no share" option with OneDrive. Keep all the existing sharing features, but add a simple storage-only option. Most people don't need to share (at least at our company), but do need the cloud storage (it makes replacing PC's A LOT easier). Any chance we'll see this in the near future? Thanks.

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  4. Make it less confusing when opening anonymous links while logged with business account

    I have no hope explaining my users why when they create an anonymous sharing link and then try to open it just to make sue it works (while being logged in a browser with their Office 365 business account) it just doesn't work. They then think it is not working in general and then go to use WeTransfer, Dropbox, because OneDrive "doesn't work". I know that anonymous links should be opened with some generic guest user, but it should be handled more gracefully. Lately it become worse as the browser will remember your first try to open such link and…

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  5. Auto collect photos from shared album

    I have O365 and use OneDrive to store and share photos with friends also have O365. It is very painful to download the photos from my friend's OneDrive and upload them to my own OneDrive. Can we have a auto collect photo feature. Instead of downloading, one can auto collect photos or album from friend's shared albums. Thx!

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  6. Display the error message instead of the message “Loading OneDrive accounts” when clicking [Share] button

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    OneDrive for Business を利用していない場合にも、[共有] ボタンを押すと "OneDrive アカウントを読み込んでいます" と表示される。

    Display the error message instead of the message “Loading OneDrive accounts” when clicking [Share] button


    ■Description(内容):
    Office 2016 を利用する際に、OneDrive for Business を利用していないにも関わらず、[ファイル] - [共有] より [サインイン] をクリックした場合に "OneDrive アカウントを読み込んでいます" と表示され続けます。
    本動作はエンドユーザーにとって混乱を招く動作であり、情報が漏洩する不安を与える動作となります。
    実際に OneDrive for Business にアクセスができないとしても、セキュリティが確保されていることが確認できず、ユーザーによってはデータが転送されていると認識してしまい、管理者に問い合わせがあり業務がひっ迫します。
    本機能によって接続ができない場合はエラーがでるように改善、もしくは管理者側で非表示とできる機能の提供を強く要望いたします。

    When using Office 2016, if a user clicked [File]-[Share]-[Sign-in], the message “Loading OneDrive accounts” keep displaying on the screen even though the user does not use his/her OneDrive for Business. This behavior might confuse the users and give them anxiety about information leakage.
    Even though there is no capability to access…

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  7. Cannot receive alert emails when sharing items on OneDrive for Business via Outlook client

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    Outlook クライアントより添付ファイル機能にて OneDrive for Business のアイテムを共有する際の動作について

    Cannot receive alert emails when sharing items on OneDrive for Business via Outlook client


    ■Description(内容):
    Outlook クライアントより添付ファイル機能にて OneDrive for Business のアイテムを共有すると、匿名アクセス リンクでの共有となるため、共有先ユーザーからの再共有など通知を受け取ることができない。
    そのため、Outlook クライアントから OneDrive for Business のアイテムを共有した場合でも 所有者に通知を設定可能な機能を搭載してほしい。

    We noticed that as we share items on OneDrive for Business from Outlook client by using file attachment feature, the items will be shared with anonymous access links. Because of that reason, we cannot receive the alert when the shared users share those items with another user.

    Therefore, I hope the feature will be implemented that can send alert emails to…

    4 votes
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  8. Allow specifying the past date to confirm the used storage data for each user

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    過去の日付を指定して、ユーザー毎の使用済み記憶領域を確認したい。

    Allow specifying the past date to confirm the used storage data for each user


    ■Description(内容):
    Admin center > レポート> 使用状況 > OneDrive の利用状況画面 から
    詳細のエクスポートによって、エクスポート実施した時点のユーザーごとの利用状況を確認できるが
    日付の指定ができないため、過去の時点での利用状況を確認ができない。

    As we navigate to Admin Center>Reports>Usage>OneDrive usage, it is possible to confirm the usage status for each user at the time by exporting details.
    However, we are not able to confirm the usage status at the past time because it is not possible to specify the date.

    For that reason, it will be great if we could specify the past date to and confirm the size of used storage…

    7 votes
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  9. Make external users name anonymous while performing co-authoring in Excel file

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    同時編集中の外部ユーザーを匿名にしたい

    Make external users name anonymous while performing co-authoring in Excel file


    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business 上の Excel ファイルを複数人の外部ユーザーがアクセスすると、それぞれのメール アドレスが作業者として表示されてしまう。
    外部ユーザー名を匿名にできるようにしてほしい。

    When multiple external users access an Excel file on OneDrive for Business, their email address are automatically shown as workers.
    Please consider making external users’ names anonymous to improve the usability.

    Thank you for your consideration.

    4 votes
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  10. Autoreply or Sunset Announcement on OneDrive

    When an employee leaves a company, oftentimes the employee, manager, or IT department will add an "autoreply" on the person's email box. This will notify anyone sending messages to that mailbox of the situation. With OneDrive, it would be nice to have some similar functionality such as a banner across the top of the page that could be implemented easily by employee, manager or IT staff. Example: "Sorry, so-and-so is no longer with the company, please contact XYZ, and be aware that this OneDrive will be deleted in X days."

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  11. Automatically connect to Favorite Sharepoint Document Libraries

    OneDrive client for all platforms should automatically connect to all "favorited" SharePoint libraries or even better allow administrators to handle which libraries to sync via the client from the portal.

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  12. Predefined Periodic Activation of OneDrive Link

    It is good that you have included expiry date for the shared link as premium feature. it will be more useful if the link get activated for a predefined specific period of the time. for example, first 10 days of every month.

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  13. Allow saving Office files on another user’s OneDrive for Business

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    他のユーザーの OneDrive for Business に Office ファイルを名前を付けて保存する機能について

    Allow saving Office files on another user’s OneDrive for Business


    ■Description(内容):
    Office アプリで編集したファイルを名前を付けて保存する際に、自分以外のユーザーの OneDrive for Business を指定することができない。
    他のユーザーから共有されている OneDrive for Business 上の Office ファイルを、名前を変更して保存する際にも保存先として選択できないため、共有ユーザーの OneDrive for Business 上にファイルを保存できるようにしてほしい。

    When I name and save the files edited by Office apps, it is not possible to specify other users’ OneDrive for Business as the saving destination.
    I feel the inconvenience because I cannot specify the other user’s OneDrive for Business as the saving destination when I want to rename and save the files which shared by other users.

    Therefore, I hope…

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  14. Correct the behavior when co-authoring Word files in both Word Online and Word 2013 Client at the same time

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    Word 2013 クライアントの共同編集中のユーザーの表示について

    Correct the behavior when co-authoring Word files in both Word Online and Word 2013 Client at the same time


    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business に保存している Word ファイルを、Word Online と Word 2013 クライアントで同時に編集をすると、Word 2013 クライアントの共同編集中のユーザーの表示に、同一の Office 365 アカウントが複数表示される事象を改善してほしい。

    When co-authoring a Word file saved in OneDrive for Business in both Word Online and Word 2013 Client at the same time, multiple same Office 365 accounts are displayed on the section of co-authoring users in Word 2013 Client.

    Therefore, I hope you to correct this behavior mentioned above so that users using Word 2013 Client will…

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  15. Hide the sharing information of items from external users.

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    共有先の外部ユーザーに共有情報を見せない機能を追加してほしい。

    Hide the sharing information of items from external users.


    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business 上のアイテムを外部ユーザーに共有すると、共有先の外部ユーザーから共有情報 (他の誰に共有されているか) が見えてしまう。
    共有情報を非表示にする機能を追加してほしい。

    When sharing items on OneDrive for Business with external users, they can see the sharing information (of other users who are shared the items) which we don’t want them to.

    In order to manage items properly, I hope the feature to be implemented to hide the sharing information of items.

    Thank you for your consideration.

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  16. outlook

    I have several customers who have asked to be able to set an expiration date on a cloud attachment when sending through Outlook. Currently, a sharing expiration date can only be set from OneDrive on the web or OneDrive on Windows.

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  17. Creating a Unidirectional anonymous syncronization folder

    my idea is to have the ability of create a folder in a work computer (non personal or private), linked to an onedrive account, but, nobody can access to another folders of the account, only an unidrectional syncro folder.

    Resuming, a folder in a public work pc, conected by onedrive pc software, and you can syncro, upload and download content inside this folder, but you cannot change configurations, or see another folders or archives of the main onedrive account. you can only see your asigned public folder. maybe the email of the main account, and nothing more.

    just like a…

    3 votes
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  18. Hide the Print Details from the screen when printing files from Word Online

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    OneDrive for Business に保存している Word Online の印刷設定について

    Hide the Print Details from the screen when printing files from Word Online


    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business に保存している Word ファイルを Word Online で開いて印刷する際に表示される印刷設定の詳細を非表示にする機能を搭載してほしい。

    When we try to print word files which saved on OneDrive for Business from Word Online, the “Print Details” is displayed automatically.

    Since there is no option available to hide Print Details, it will be nice if we could choose to display/hide the Print Details freely.

    Thank you for your consideration.

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  19. dropbox as a location

    be able to link to dropbox files from onedrive

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  20. Default access permissions settings on outlook client when items on OneDrive for Business is attached

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    Outlook クライアントにて OneDrive for Business 上のアイテムを添付した際のアクセス許可の既定の設定について

    Default access permissions settings on outlook client when items on OneDrive for Business is attached


    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive 管理センターのリンクの設定にて、既定を [表示] に設定をしていても、Outlook クライアントから OneDrive for Business 上のアイテムを添付する際に反映されない。既定で [受信者が表示可能] となるように改善を希望します。

    Settings are not reflected when items on OneDrive for Business are attached on Outlook client even if the default setting for link is “View” on OneDrive for Business admin center.

    For improvement of security and manageability, we hope to be able to set “recipient can view” settings by default.

    Thank you for your consideration.

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