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  1. Allow us to control editing by users who are shared the notebook in a pat of OneNote notebook

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    OneNote ノートブック上の一部の箇所のみ、配布したユーザーが編集できないようにしたい。
    Allow us to control editing by users who are shared the notebook in a pat of OneNote notebook
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    ■Description(内容):
    OneNote ノートブックでテンプレートを作成し、ユーザーにそのテンプレートをもとに編集していただく運用を予定しているため、作成者が記入したテンプレートの箇所のみ他のユーザーが編集できない機能の実装をお願いします。

    I created template in OneNote notebook and share it with other users and ask users to edit based on the template. Therefore, I would like to see the feature to control editing the template part by users to avoid the template will be edited by users who are not the template owner.

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  2. Notify shared users when files/photos added to shared folder

    Users are notified when a folder is shared with them. But if files/photos are added after the folder has been shared the user is not notified that there is something new to look at.
    A good example is sharing a photo album with family where photos would be added to the album over time.

    Can some option be added to notify shared users when a folder has had new items added to it?

    12 votes
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  3. Allow users to move data from File Explorer to outside of the PC

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    ファイル オンデマンド機能で同期を行っている場合のデータの移動について
    Allow users to move data from File Explorer to outside of the PC

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    ■Description(内容):
    ファイル オンデマンド機能で同期の設定を行っている状況で、同期フォルダー内のデータをファイル サーバーなど PC 端末の外部へ移動することが可能な機能の搭載を希望します。

    When users turn on Files On-Demand and sync their data, for improve the usability we would like to have the feature that allow users to move their data from sync folders to the outside of the device such as file servers

    Thank you for your considerations.

    12 votes
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  4. qr codes

    The old version of OneDrive had QR codes automatically generated in the Share menu. PLEASE bring them back in the new Sharing menu.

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  5. Transfer Ownership of Someone's OneDrive without losing current Shared Permissions

    We have a user who left and I would like to transfer their files to their replacement. I can do that but if I do the current shared permissions that are set on those files will be lost. there should be a way for this to happen without losing those permissions.

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  6. Be able to sync multiple OneDrives into one joint account

    I have multiple one drive accounts associated with different email accounts, and I would like to be able to sync them so everything is in one place.

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  7. OneDrive Sync to Support Sharepoint Document Management features

    In order for Document Libraries synced from SharePoint to be available for Local Edit, effectively all SharePoint Document Management Library features must be switched off. The ODfB sync client should fully support the Content Approval, Check In/Out, Draft Item Security, Required Columns, Custom Views and Limited Lockdown Permissions features in SharePoint. It currently supports none of these and will make synced documents Read-Only if any of the above settings are used.

    ODfB must support all of these features if it is to be described/considered as a compatible Sync solution.

    11 votes
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  8. Enable checking sharing status of items on OneDrive for Business via Explorer

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    エクスプローラーから共有の状態を確認できる機能の追加を希望

    Enable checking sharing status of items on OneDrive for Business via Explorer
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    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business 上に保存されているアイテムを別のユーザーに共有している状態、および別のユーザーから共有されている状態をエクスプローラーから確認できる機能の追加を希望いたします。エクスプローラー上の同期フォルダーから共有設定が行えるため、エクスプローラー上で完結できる機能を希望いたします。

    I hope you to implement the feature that can check the sharing status of item on OneDrive for Business via Explorer, both items shared by me and items shared by other users.

    The sharing settings can be done by sync folders on Explorer so that I hope that the checking sharing status should be able to be completed within the Explorer as well.

    Thank you for your consideration.

    11 votes
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  9. Allow sharing files by using verification code when performing external sharing from Outlook 2016

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    Outlook 2016 にて外部共有を行う際に認証コードの方法で共有を可能にすることを要望

    Allow sharing files by using verification code when performing external sharing from Outlook 2016
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    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business 上に保存しているファイルを Outlook 2016 の "OneDrive リンクとして共有" し、"アクセス許可の変更" の選択項目に認証コードで共有を行える様に機能の追加を要望します。また、OneDrive for Business の共有方法と異なるのは混乱を招くため、統一して欲しいです。

    We would like to share the files saved on OneDrive for Business via Outlook 2016 “Share as a OneDrive link” menu by using verification code. Therefore, please add an option that allows sharing files by using verification code to “Edit Permission” menu in Outlook 2016.

    In addition to that, we hope you to unify the way of sharing in OneDrive for Business and…

    11 votes
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  10. Manage Office 365 Home OnedDive Storage

    Would be nice to manage the Manage Office 365 Home OnedDive Storage between accounts using the full available storage of 6 TB.

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  11. Tracking shared file access

    I need to know who has accessed the shared files on One Drive- You should have a list of who accessed and or downloaded files and the date.

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  12. Please provide us the feature to recognize users with same name on the sharing window for Modern UI

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    新しいユーザー インターフェイス画面で、共有設定時に同姓同名のユーザーを見分ける機能について
    Please provide us the feature to recognize users with same name on the sharing window for Modern UI.

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    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business や SharePoint Online にて共有設定を実施する際、同姓同名のユーザーが存在した場合、メールアドレスが異なっていても見分けることができない。
    従来のユーザー インターフェイスのように、同姓同名ユーザーが存在してもメールアドレスが表示されるなど、見分けることができる機能の追加を希望します。

    When we share something on OneDrive for Business or SharePoint Online, if the tenant has users with same first and last name there is no way to recognize which one is the user you tend to share.

    On the Classic UI, e-mail address is also shown with each user name in the list and we recognize them clearly.

    For preventing users choosing the wrong sharing…

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  13. Provide embed code in share options

    In addition to the share link, provide embed codes for files stored in OneDrive, for use in Forms, websites, etc.

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  14. Display simple the used storage size of libraries synched with local PC

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    ローカル PC と同期しているライブラリの容量を分かりやすく表示する機能について

    Display simple the used storage size of libraries synched with local PC
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    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business 同期クライアントで同期しているデータの容量を確認する際に、同期フォルダーのプロパティに表示されるサイズやディスク上のサイズ、同期クライアントの設定画面など、様々箇所に容量が表示される。
    現在、同期フォルダーのプロパティに正確な数値が表示されない場合やクラウド上のドキュメント ライブラリの容量と差異があり、容量の確認が難しい。
    同期しているドキュメント ライブラリの容量を簡単に確認できるよう改善してほしい。

    To confirm the consumed storage size of data which is synched with OneDrive for Business Sync client, there are many places the data to be displayed. For example, we can check the size in Sync folder properties, or on a disk, or in settings in Sync client, etc.
    Currently it is hard to confirm the storage size because sometimes the properties in Sync folder does not show the correct value (we…

    10 votes
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  15. Display file extension in OneDrive app

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    OneDrive アプリにてファイルの拡張子を表示できるようにして欲しい

    Display file extension in OneDrive app
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    ■Description(内容):
    Web版では表示されていることから、同じサービスで見え方が異なるのは統一感がない
    そのため、OneDrive アプリでも拡張子を表示する、または表示非表示を切り替える機能が欲しい

    File extension can be displayed in OneDrive for Business on the web, however, it is not displayed in OneDrive for Business app. Since both OneDrive for Business on the web and app are the same service, they should be more unified.

    Therefore, it will be great if you could provide the feature that can display file extensions or switch display/hide them in OneDrive for Business app.

    Thank you for your consideration.

    10 votes
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  16. Add "Paste Special" option for OneNote Online

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    OneNote Online での機能について

    Add "Paste Special" option for OneNote Online
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    ■Description(内容):
    OneNote Online においても [形式を選択して貼り付け] 機能の追加を希望。

    For improvement of usability and manageability, Add "Paste Special" option for OneNote Online.

    Thank you for your consideration.

    10 votes
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  17. Provide us the feature to define and select uploading folder automatically based on file name

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    ファイル名からアップロードするフォルダーを自動的に判別する機能を追加してほしい。
    Provide us the feature to define and select uploading folder automatically based on file name

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    ■Description(内容):
    共有先の会社ごとにフォルダーを分けて運用しているが、アップロードするファイルを別の会社のフォルダーに入れてしまう人為的なミスを防ぐために、ファイル名から判断して自動的にアップロードするフォルダーを選択する機能や、誤ったフォルダーにファイルを格納してしまった場合にエラーを出す機能を追加してほしい。

    I’m using divided folders based on each shared external organization. To avoid human error that someone upload in the wrong organization folders, I would like to see the feature to define and select uploading folder automatically based on file name or the feature to show an error message to users when they upload files in wrong folder.

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  18. Add a view to display a user’s own files and shared files within OneDrive for Business in a same screen

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    OneDrive for Business 内のファイル表示方法について

    Add a view to display a user’s own files and shared files within OneDrive for Business in a same screen
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    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business 内の自分のファイルと共有されたファイルを 1 つの画面でまとめて表示させるビューの追加を希望します。

    For improvement of manageability of OneDrive for Business, it will be great if we had a view that can display our own files and files shared with us together in a same screen.

    Thank you for your consideration.

    10 votes
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  19. Correct the behavior of the slider of External sharing setting in OneDrive admin center

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    OneDrive 管理センターの外部共有の設定が反映しないため、修正してほしい。

    Correct the behavior of the slider of External sharing setting in OneDrive admin center
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    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive 管理センター> [共有] >[外部共有] の設定で、共有レベルのスライドバーを変更して保存すると、更新中のまま正常に変更されないため、修正してほしい。

    Even though we open OneDrive Admin Center> [Sharing] Tab > [External Sharing] and move the sliders to the settings we want and save it, the settings remain in the status being updating and do not change normally.

    For improvement of usability, we hope you to correct this behavior so that we can adjust the settings of sharing level as desired.

    Thank you for your consideration.

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  20. Allow the user to freely change the value of period that the items added to the Recycle Bin are deleted.

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):OneDrive for Business 上のごみ箱の保存期間の変更について

    Allow the user to freely change the value of period that the items added to the Recycle Bin are deleted.
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    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business 上のごみ箱の保存期間については既定で定められており、変更を行うことができない。そのため、ごみ箱に追加されたアイテムが削除されるまでの期間を、任意で変更できるよう機能の追加を要望します。​​

    We feel inconvenient that the retention period of the Recycle Bin on OneDrive for Business is set by default so that there is no way to modify the value of period.

    Therefore, we hope the feature to be added that allows the user to freely change the value of period that the items added to the Recycle Bin are deleted.

    Thank you for your continued support.

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