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  1. OneDrive for Business - Implement shared folder syncing to desktop client

    We need the ability to sync folders that have been shared by another Onedrive for a Business user with the desktop client. You just rolled this out for personal OneDrive, but it seems like it's more important for Onedrive for Business

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  2. 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


    ■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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  3. 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


    ■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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  4. 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


    ■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.

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  5. 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


    ■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.

    10 votes
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  6. 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.


    ■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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  7. Implement a feature to restrict sharing among tenant users.

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    組織内のユーザーの共有を制御する機能の追加を要望いたします

    Implement a feature to restrict sharing among tenant users.


    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business の共有について、現在組織内のユーザーは制御できないが、ユーザーが共有時に所属している部署、あるいはチーム、または特定のユーザーのみ選択可能にする機能の追加を要望いたします。

    Currently in OneDrive for Business sharing feature, we cannot restrict users within our organization from sharing items.

    For security reasons, when sharing items among internal users, implement the feature that allows users who attempt to share an item with others to share the item with only the department/team (or specific users) they belong to at that moment.

    Thank you for your consideration.

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  8. Restrict file replacement

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    置換の禁止
    Restrict file replacement


    ■Description(内容):
    現在OneDrive for Businessを使用中。現時点の動作では置換を禁止することができません。
    現在の用途として会社のファイルをOneDrive for Businessを使用しての共有をしている。
    多数のユーザーがおり同一ファイルを誰が置き換えることが頻繁にあります。
    その際置き換える前のファイルを保存しているユーザー、置き換えた後の正しいファイルを保存しているユーザーの2通りがいるという状況になるため
    ファイルの置き換え自体を禁止できる機能を希望しています。
    現在は監査ログにて上記内容を管理していますが、上述の機能を拡張いただけると大きく作業効率の向上が見込めるため機能の拡張を希望致します。

    We would like to see the feature to restrict file replacement in OneDrive for Business.

    Multiple users are using our organization’s OneDrive for Business to share our files, and file replacement for one item by some uses is happened frequently, eventually multiple users have different version (latest and previous) for one file.

    We trace the latest file (and owner) with using audit log, but our work will be more productive if we are able to on/off file replacement feature.

    Thank you…

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  9. Implement the feature to restrict syncing files specified file names

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    指定したファイル名の同期を制御することについて

    Implement the feature to restrict syncing files specified file names


    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business の同期にて、指定したファイル名の同期を制御する機能を実装してほしい。

    For OneDrive for Business, please implement the feature that can restrict syncing files which have specified file names.

    Thank you for your consideration.

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  10. Add ability to extend expiration date for shared links

    I always set an expiration date when sharing files/folders (especially anonymously). I tend to set these expiration dates in the near future. It would be nice to be able to extend these as necessary.

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  11. Provide a feature to upload screenshots to OneDrive for Business automatically

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    スクリーン ショットを自動的に OneDrive for Business 上にアップロードする機能を実装してほしい

    Provide a feature to upload screenshots to OneDrive for Business automatically


    ■Description(内容):
    "スクリーン ショットを自動的に OneDrive にアップロードする" 機能について、実装の要望を行いたい。
    これは Microsoft アカウントでサインインして利用する個人用 OneDrive の機能であり、OneDrive for Business と同期した場合についてはこの機能は利用できないので、是非とも OneDrive for Business でも利用できるようにしてほしい。

    I request you to implement a feature to upload screenshots automatically to OneDrive for Business.
    This feature is already available for the personal OneDrive, by signing with a Microsoft account, however, it is not available for OneDrive for Business yet.
     For improvement of usability, it will be very useful if we could have this feature in OneDrive for Business as well.

    9 votes
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  12. Embed PDF Preview on Website

    OneDrive for Business: Embed PDF preview on website using generated embed code.

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  13. Allow NOT to share a subfolder from a general shared folder

    I want to share a general company folder that has 30 subfolders within it. But I DO NOT want to share 1 of the 30 subfolders within the shared subfolder, please allow this. Google drive has this option, but Onedrive doesn't.

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  14. Provide the ability to synchronise from PC's on local LAN before traversing to internet

    If I have a PC that has all the OneDrive content synced (especially Documents and Pictures), and I want to have the same files available (with or without taking space on that PC), to another PC(s) the sync should occur through my local LAN, not over the internet connection. This will save Megabytes or Gigabytes of WAN traffic, thus decreasing the time required to sync, plus also make files available to devices that may normally need to sync through a metered connection.

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  15. Mout OneDrive on Linux

    I wouldl like to suggest a way to mount OneDrive on Linux. Google offers similar features for its drive.

    To have everything on the machine, eliminates the requirements of logging in again and again on the web.

    Regards.

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  16. Enable displaying the list of files whose file path length exceeds the upper limit

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    ファイル パスの長さが上限値を超えているファイルを一覧で確認する機能について。

    Enable displaying the list of files whose file path length exceeds the upper limit


    ■Description(内容):
    SharePoint Online および OneDrive for Business 上のアイテムをファイル移行ツールにて移行する際にファイル パスの長さが上限値を超えている場合、ファイルの追加が行えない場合がある。
    この動作を回避するために、ファイル パスの長さが上限値を超えているファイルと、ファイルの場所の一覧を確認または出力できる機能について実装をお願い致します。

    We are aware that sometimes users cannot add a file when migrating items on SharePoint Online/OneDrive for Business by using SharePoint Migration Tool because the file path length exceeds the limit.

    In order to check the file path length before the migration, it will be great if you could provide us a feature that allows confirming and/or exporting the list…

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  17. sync seems to take forever - be nice if you could see some kind of status/ priority of the files in sync and then manipulate them

    thats it... view and be able to decide the priority of syncing files to enable more efficient working.

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  18. Always open pages in the modern UI when accessing to Document Library from shared links

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    共有リンクからドキュメント ライブラリにアクセスした際にクラシック UI で表示される動作について

    Always open pages in the modern UI when accessing to Document Library from shared links


    ■Description(内容):
    共有リンクから OneDrive for Business や SharePoint Online ドキュメント ライブラリへアクセスした際に、クラシック UI で表示されることがある。
    ブラウザーの変更やキャッシュの削除、時間の経過でモダン UI に戻るも、クラシック UI のドキュメント ライブラリにアクセスした後 共有リンクからアクセスすると、クラシック UI 表示となりモダン UI に切り替えることができない。
    共有リンクからアクセスした際に、モダン UI でドキュメント ライブラリが表示されるよう改善して欲しい。

    We are aware that sometimes OneDrive for Business or SharePoint Online Document Library is displayed in the classic UI as we access to those pages via shared links.

    We can switch the display back to the modern UI by changing browsers, clearing caches or a certain period of time pass.…

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  19. Share with 'allow reshare' with permissions capability

    Reshare with permissions ability or delegate sharing ability.

    Currently when I share a file with a permission level e.g. read I would like to be able to specify whether the recipient can further share with the same permission level (or less) without having to get approval from the document owner.
    This would be the same for a file being shared with edit permission with a specific recipient. That recipient should then be able to reshare the document to further recipients with the ability to specify either edit permission or less with read-only permission. The recipient should not be able to…

    8 votes
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  20. Shorten URLs for OneDrive for Business items when sharing them

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    OneDrive for Business の 共有時の URL の短縮する機能を希望

    Shorten URLs for OneDrive for Business items when sharing them


    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business にて共有を行う際、アイテムにアクセスするための URL を相手に伝える際に、URL が長くなり不便なため、短縮 URL を作成する機能を実装してほしい。

    We feel the inconvenience that the URLs to access shared items are too long to tell other users.

    In order to improve usability, please implement a feature to shorten those URLs for sharing items on OneDrive for Business.

    Thank you for your consideration.

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