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  1. Block a security group from sharing

    As a school we would like to have the ability to prevent students from sharing out of their OneDrive for Business. They are in a security group, so being able to limit sharing by group would be great.

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  2. 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…

    9 votes
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  3. Prevent save location of shared files from being changed by shared users

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    共有したファイルの保管元のフォルダーを、共有先ユーザーにて変更できないようにする機能を追加してほしい
    Prevent save location of shared files from being changed by shared users


    ■Description(内容):
    現在の機能は OneDrive for Business のファイルを共有すると、共有先ユーザーにて、一旦ファイルをダウンロードして再度該当ファイルをアップロードすることにより別のフォルダーへの格納が可能となってしまうため、共有したファイルの保管元のフォルダーを変更できないようにする機能を追加してほしい。​
    When OneDrive for Business files are shared, if the shared user downloads the file and tries to upload the same file, it becomes possible for the user to save the file in some other folder. We hope a feature will be added to prevent the save location of the shared file from being changed.

    8 votes
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  4. Change 'ownership' of a OneDrive folder in Office365 Home

    I have created a file folder structure for someone else in OneDrive and want to give them ownership of it - but am unable to do so as that is evidently 'not an option' yet I could do that if I was using Google Drive. I am using Office365 Home - seems like this should be a no brainer but have been unable to locate any information re this topic unless I'm an Office Business user, which I'm not. Please allow folder owner transfer in Office365 home.

    8 votes
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  5. 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.…

    8 votes
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  6. Allow setting the expiration date when creating shared links

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    有効期限を設定して共有リンクを作成する機能について

    Allow setting the expiration date when creating shared links


    ■Description(内容):
    現在、ファイルやフォルダーに対して外部ユーザーがアクセス可能な共有リンクを作成する場合、誰でもアクセス可能な匿名の共有リンクを作成した場合のみ、有効期限を設定することができる。
    特定のユーザーのみ利用可能な共有リンクには有効期限を設定することができないため、期間を指定して共有リンクを作成できるよう機能を追加して欲しい。

    Currently, if we want to set the expiration date for sharing links that external users can access, the sharing links need to be anonymous links, accessible from anyone know the links.
    It means that it is not possible to set the expiration date for shared links which can be accessed from only specific users.
    To solve this problem, allow us to create shared links with specifying the time duration to be shared.

    Thank you for your consideration.

    8 votes
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  7. 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.

    8 votes
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  8. Give users ability to set DEFAULT SHARE = VIEW ONLY!!!

    Quite annoying that such a basic setting isn't available to regular users (only site admins)

    because of this the RIGHTCLICK>Share oneDrive Link in Windows Explorer is absolutely useless to a lot of people because it defaults to an EDITABLE SHARE!!!

    I don't understand why this feature has to be queued up and awaiting votes, this is so basic!!!

    8 votes
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  9. Allow us to move data directly from OneDrive for Business to another user’s one

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    別ユーザーの OneDrive for Business へデータを移動、またはコピーしたい
    Allow us to move data directly from OneDrive for Business to another user’s one


    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business から、別の OneDrive for Business へデータを移動、またはコピーする機能がない。
    ダウンロードして、アップローする必要があり、手間がかかる。
    また、PC の容量も必要になる。
    利便性の向上のため、別ユーザーの OneDrive for Business へデータを移動、またはコピーする機能の追加を要望します。

    I would like you to provide the feature for transferring data directly from OneDrive for Business to another one which is for different user.

    At current feature, I need to download data and upload them to another OneDrive Business.
    This process takes a lot of time and need bigger capacity too.

    Thank you for your consideration.

    8 votes
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  10. Implement a feature to import the sync setting from another PC

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    共有元フォルダーの同期設定について

    Implement a feature to import the sync setting from another PC


    ■Description(内容):
    現在、OneDrive for Business ならびに SharePoint Online で共有されたフォルダーの同期を実施する際、共有元のフォルダーにアクセスして同期を実施する必要がある。
    複数端末で同期設定を実施する場合、上記操作を実施するのに時間がかかるため、設定済み PC 内の同期内容をエクスポートし、別 PC に同期設定情報をインポートする機能の追加を希望します。

    To sync folders which are shared by OneDrive for Business or SharePoint Online, users need to access the original folders first and then perform the sync. It takes time if you want to perform sync setting at multiple devices, therefore, we hope the feature will be implemented to export the sync settings of a PC and then import the settings to another PC.

    Thank you for your consideration.

    7 votes
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  11. Allow us to create space for computer regularly and automatically from file on demand feature

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    OneDrive for Business のファイル オンデマンド機能について
    Allow us to create space for computer regularly and automatically from file on demand feature


    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business のファイル オンデマンド機能にて、手動で [空き容量を増やす] より設定可能な、PC端末の容量を減らす設定を、自動で定期的に設定する機能の追加を希望します。

    I would like to see the option to create space for computer regularly and automatically via [Free up space] option which we need to set manually at file on demand feature of OneDrive for Business.

    7 votes
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  12. I think it would be a useful feature if I could see who of those people I have shared folders and files has been reading my OneDrive folders

    I think it would be a useful feature if I could see who of those people I have shared folders and files has been reading my OneDrive folders and/or files and when they have been reading those.
    The history of editing is already visible, but now I mean statistics only about opening the folder or file (readings), even by those who have read-only access.
    Compare the feature "has seen" of Facebook and Messenger.

    7 votes
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  13. Cannot upload files uploaded by using “Open with Explorer” normally

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    エクスプローラーで表示機能を使ってアップロードしたファイルが正常にアップロードできない

    Cannot upload files uploaded by using “Open with Explorer” normally


    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business にファイルをアップロードする際に、をエクスプローラーで表示機能を利用して容量の大きなファイルを OneDrive for Business へ移動すると、アップロードが正常に完了しないことがある。
    ファイルの移動をしたあと、別の作業をしたりエクスプローラーを更新すると、アップロードしたファイルが消えてしまう。
    OneDrive for Business 上にファイルの名前は表示されるも、容量が 0 KB となっている。
    ファイルのアップロードができない場合に確認可能なエラー メッセージの表示や、アップロードが正常に完了できるよう改善してほしい。

    I would like to inform you that the uploads might not be completed normally when uploading big size files to OneDrive for Business by using “Open with Explorer” command.
    After moving those files to OneDrive for Business, the uploaded files will be disappeared once you do another operation or refresh Explorer. The names of uploaded files are still displayed but it says the file size is…

    7 votes
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  14. Please create a way to easily view One Drive photos on Roku

    Roku is one of the most popular TV software services for streaming and other apps. Please create an app that will let you display one drive pictures as a channel on Roku.

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  15. Enable modifying text and title of an e-mails which is sent when it gets close to OneDrive for Business storage limit

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    OneDrive for Business の残り空き容量の通知メールについて

    Enable modifying text and title of an e-mails which is sent when it gets close to OneDrive for Business storage limit


    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business の容量が上限に近づいた際に所有者に自動的に送信される " ストレージ制限に近づいている " という通知メールについて、送信されるメール本文やタイトルを管理者が変更できるようにしてほしい。

    When we are getting close to the storage limit of OneDrive for Business, the system automatically sends notification e-mails stating that “You’re getting close to your storage limit.”

    For improvement of manageability, it would be nice if admins could modify the title and texts of the notification e-mails.

    Thank you for your consideration.

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  16. Provide a feature that allows managing OneDrive for Business storage size

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    OneDrive for Business の領域容量について

    Provide a feature that allows managing OneDrive for Business storage size


    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business において、1 ライセンスにつき1 TB の領域が既定ではございますが、テナント内でユーザー A の領域容量を、ユーザー B の領域容量としてまとめ、増やしたり減らしたり管理することができる機能を希望します。

    We recognize that we can get 1TB of storage in OneDrive for Business per license and it cannot be changed

    To manage the storage of OneDrive for Business within our tenant, please allow us to decide the size of storage for each user within the tenant freely.

    For example, it will be great if we could integrate user A storage and user B storage into one, so the total…

    7 votes
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  17. check in / out files through win explorer and mac finder

    Please provide option to Check-In files in Windows File Explorer. We work with file groupes (.dwg, .ifc, .vwx) which need be be synct offline This is forcing us to go to SharePoint online, check the files, edit the files offline save them and after sync to Check the files again online even though we post the files in Windows explorer.
    This would be very welcome to autodesk and vectorworks users.

    7 votes
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  18. File system for chrome os

    It would be nice to have an extension for the file manager in Chrome Os that fully supports Onedrive. There is actually one (I guess an independent third party) https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/file-system-for-onedrive/jbfdfcehgafdbfpniaimfbfomafoadgo but it doesn't work properly on my Chromebook.

    7 votes
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  19. Add multiple Personal accounts on a computer / laptop / application

    Currently, on Office 365 Home, only 1 Personal account is allowed on OneDrive application, alongside Work / School accounts.

    It'd be great if we can create multiple Personal accounts (shared users on the same laptops/ pc, who are also sharing the 5 accesses to Microsoft Office) on the same device, as certain users (in my case for example) interchange between devices according to usage / occasion, and share those devices with family members.

    While it is true we can use the same Personal account and create multiple folders, we'd like to have segregation of personal space electronically.

    7 votes
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  20. Access Sharepoint shared folder in 'Shared with Me' in App

    If I share a folder within a SharePoint library to a user (who has other access to the libary), I cannot see this folder in the "Shared with Me" when using either the Outlook for iOS or Android App. The folder DOES appear when using a browser so the permissions and access work.

    Furthermore, if I open the email invitation to the shared folder on a phone/tablet and click on the link, the device will open OneDrive and into the shared folder. However, if I return to OneDrive at a later date, there is no way to get back to…

    7 votes
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