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  1. Default setting for external sharing with creating user

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    Office 365 管理センターでユーザーを追加した際に、"組織外のユーザーによるサイトへのアクセスを許可します" の "オン / オフ" を既定で "オフ" に設定したい。
    Default setting for external sharing with creating user.


    ■Description(内容):
    以下の設定を既定で "オフ" に設定できるようにしたい。

    <設定箇所>
    1. "Office 365 管理センター" にアクセスし、 画面左側 [ユーザー] から [アクティブなユーザー] をクリックして表示します。
    2. 新規でユーザーを作成します。
    3. ライセンスを割り当てます。(Office 365 Enterprise E3 / Office 365 Business のライセンス 2 名を作成)
    4. ユーザー作成後、OneDrive for Business のプロビジョニングを完了します。
    5. 再度 "Office 365 管理センター" にアクセスし、 画面左側 [ユーザー] から [アクティブなユーザー] を表示します。
    6. 作成したユーザーをクリックして選択し、画面右側に表示されたユーザーの詳細から [OneDrive の設定] をクリックします。
    7. "外部共有" セクションの "組織外のユーザーによるサイトへのアクセスを許可します" の [オン / オフ] の既定を任意で設定できるようにしたい。

    SharePoint 管理センターまたは OneDrive 管理センターから、外部共有を有効 / 無効にすることで、連動して上述の設定も変更されるが、各管理センターの設定を変更せずに既定でユーザーを追加した際に "オフ" に設定できるようにしたい。

    We would like to set “Off” as default of “Let people…

    30 votes
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  2. SilentConfig

    As an enterprise administrator, I want to deploy OneDrive with absolutely ZERO user interaction.

    Following https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/onedrive/use-group-policy?redirectSourcePath=%252fen-us%252farticle%252fUse-Group-Policy-to-control-OneDrive-sync-client-settings-0ecb2cf5-8882-42b3-a6e9-be6bda30899c we are able to setup OneDrive for our corporate users without them having to enter anything, when combined with odopen://sync/?useremail=youruseremail@<mySSOdomain>.com which will SSO the user into OneDrive. However the user still receives a window where they have to hit 3 buttons -"Sign-in”, “Next”, “Open my OneDrive…”.

    As an Enterprise deployment, I would like to avoid prompting the users for anything. I understand this is probably expected behavior, but it is not in line with Microsoft practices of supporting completely silent installation and configuration so…

    27 votes
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  3. Provide us to delete local cash files automatically when file on demand is enabled

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    ファイル オンデマンド機能を有効にした際に、ローカルに保持されるキャッシュ ファイルを自動で削除する機能について。
    Provide us to delete local cash files automatically when file on demand is enabled


    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business のファイル オンデマンド機能を有効にし、ローカル上にアイテムを保持した場合 "空き容量を増やす" にて ハードディスクの容量を軽くすることができますが、同期フォルダー上に一定期間 (指定した期間) 使用していないファイルがある場合に、自動で "空き容量を増やす" 機能について実装をお願いします。

    I would like to see the feature to “increase storage space” if there are unused files for certain period (specified period) at sync folder automatically.
    At current feature, we need to enable file on demand for OneDrive for Business and save items on the local to make more space for hard disk with “increase storage space” option.

    25 votes
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  4. Option to change email notification language for a user in Sharepoint/Onedrive

    There are new mass file deletion notifications sent to users of OneDrive if they delete many files at once. There is also notifications sent to the manager when his employee is deleted so the files are accessible to him for X days. It seems like there is no way to change the language of these notifications. Companies are no longer unilingual only so it would be interesting to be able to change on a user base this setting either by powershell or portal

    24 votes
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  5. Synchronize Windows Access Control Lists (ACLs) through OneDrive for Business with Azure Active Directory

    When a user synchronizes files in OneDrive for Business, the Access Control Lists (ACLs) on those files are lost, and permissions become enforced only through OneDrive itself. In a world with Azure Active Directory, this makes little sense, and makes securing files unnecessarily complicated (and makes security breaches unnecessarily likely).
    For OneDrive for Business when origin files have ACLs within a Windows Active Directory Domain, the administrator should have the ability to use Azure Active Directory to extend the application of those original ACLs to all places to which OneDrive for Business syncs the files. If a OneDrive for Business…

    24 votes
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  6. Please extend the limitation of file paths for the sync on OneDrive for Business

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    OneDrive for Business における同期の 400 文字の上限の引き上げについて
    Please extend the limitation of file paths for the sync on OneDrive for Business


    ■Description(内容):
    以下の公開情報に、SharePoint Online および OneDrive for Business における同期の制限事項に、ファイル名のパスに、400 文字まで設定することが可能と記載がある。

    <参考情報>
    タイトル : ファイルおよびフォルダーを同期する際の制限事項
    アドレス : https://support.microsoft.com/ja-jp/help/3125202/
    ----------以下抜粋----------
    SharePoint Online では、ファイル名のパスに、400 文字まで設定することができます。 一部のシナリオ (特に、ライブラリに非常に長い URL パスを設定している場合) では、文字数の制限が 400 文字を下回る場合があります。
    ---------抜粋ここまで---------

    しかしながら、日本語などのダブル バイト文字を使用している場合、Office Online や Office クライアント等で Office 対応ドキュメントを開く際に、ブラウザー側でダブル バイト文字はエンコードされ、 1 文字につきシングル バイト文字換算の 9 文字として計算されるため、すぐに 400 文字の条件に達してしまいます。
    そのため、400 文字の上限値を引き上げをお願い致します。

    We understand that file name paths are able to have maximum 400 characters on SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business as below information mention.

    <Reference>
    Title: Restrictions and limitations…

    24 votes
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  7. Let us enable versioning for a folder and file as well

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    バージョン管理機能の範囲について。
    Let us enable versioning for a folder and file as well


    ■Description(内容):
    バージョン管理機能を使用する場合、SharePoint Online では "リスト" "ライブラリ" 単位で設定が可能。
    また、OneDrive for Business では "ライブラリ" 単位で設定が可能ですが、"フォルダー" および "ファイル" 単位でも細かく設定ができるよう、機能の実装をお願いします。

    I would like to configure versioning not only for a library, but also for a folder and file at both SharePoint and OneDrive for Business.

    Thank you for your consideration.

    23 votes
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  8. recover files after freezing account

    Dear team Microsoft,

    i just lost my account and the whole files in it because it's getting freezed first. i am so dissapoint because the files cannot be recover again even after i buy 360 or another product.
    Some files is very important and it is okay if i have to pay "a product" or doing something to recover the files. Doesnt give any chance for your costumer to recover their files is very harmful.

    thanks,

    23 votes
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  9. Allow us to choose application when specifying and applying conditional access policies

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    ■Title(件名):
    条件付きアクセス ポリシーを指定して適用したい。
    Allow us to choose application when specifying and applying conditional access policies


    ■Description(内容):
    条件付きアクセス ポリシーを指定する際、OneDrive for Business 、SharePoint Online、Teams をそれぞれ選択して適用できる機能の実装をお願いいたします。

    I would like to see the feature to choose application such as OneDrive for Business, SharePoint Online and Teams when specifying and applying conditional access policies.

    23 votes
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  10. Combining OneDrive storage for Home 365 subscription

    Combining OneDrive storage for Home 365. 6 subscriptions of 1TB each should be able to be pooled into 1 subscription of 6TB (or other variations of 6 subs & 6TB).

    23 votes
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  11. Personal Vault Shared

    I would like an ability to share a personal vault with someone else. So that I can share the sensitive family documents with the same re-authentication controls.

    21 votes
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  12. Allow administrators to check sync status of each user for OneDrive for Business

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    OneDrive for Business が正常に同期しているか管理者が確認する機能の要望
    Allow administrators to check sync status of each user for OneDrive for Business


    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business 同期クライアントを様々な地域で展開するにあたって、組織内のユーザーの同期状態を管理者が確認できる機能を提供してほしい。

    同期できていない PC がある場合、管理者が即座に把握し対処できるよう、同期エラーが発生した際に通知を送る機能やエラーの履歴をクライアントに残すような機能を追加してほしい。

    We would like you to allow administrators to check sync status of each users in the organization for deploying OneDrive for Business sync client for users in various sites.

    It would be better if we have the notification alert or error logs on the client side when there is sync error. So that Administrator will be able to see the machine with failing sync and work for it.

    Thank you for…

    19 votes
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  13. Prevent the ability to delete the location being synced in explorer until syncing has stopped.

    When a user selects the location they are syncing in the explorer navigation pane they should not be able to delete this folder or selecting delete should automatically stop the sync and then remove the folder. Currently pressing delete prompts them that the folder will be permanently removed from their computer but doesn't let them know that the Onedrive sync client will go-ahead and delete all the contents of that folder in SharePoint as well.

    18 votes
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  14. Improve deleted user notice to reporting manager

    The plain-text, single paragraph notice is hard for many users to understand. Consider breaking up into several chunked paragraphs.

    An example of how this might be done is listed here:
    https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/improving-onedrives-deleted-user-notice-kevin-crossman

    18 votes
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  15. allow admins to get a report of users that utilize the PC Folder Backup feature of OneDrive

    This will help admins track which users are using the feature so it can be implemented better. Management and deployment will be easy as you will only need to contact users that are not using the feature and avoid manually checking each user one by one.

    18 votes
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  16. Correct login region accuracy and send activity sign in details on email for every login

    Always accessing the web to search and then see the sign-in details and activity log is cumbersome. Thereby it would be better if Microsoft OneDrive itself send the login details like Date and time of logging in, Device details used for signing in, IP Address of the device and location of sign in and login session details at sign out.

    I have also noticed that the location of logging in is not that accurate for example if a user of a particular country say India logs in to his account from a particular place of a particular city of a…

    18 votes
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  17. Disable Pause/Stop Sync for OneDrive for Business

    Disable Pause/Stop Sync for OneDrive for Business

    This is critical as some of our users are pausing the sync when they should not be. They dont realize this replaced folder redirection and if they are not syncing new data it will be lost in the event of a computer failure.

    This ensures the less likely hood of user data being lost.

    17 votes
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  18. Option for OneDrive to Skip Backup of Select Folders, without deleting them from our computers.

    Folders like ".git", "tmp", "cache" should never be backed up. They are easily regenerated and there is no logical reason to backup these folders ever. These folders need to be skipped.

    Currently we have the option to not backup certain folders but they will be deleted from our computers if we do. How about allow us to keep the folder on our computers and OneDrive...simply ignores it.

    17 votes
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  19. Please update OneDrive for Business storage size automatically when the assigned license is changed

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    ライセンス切り替えに伴う OneDrive for Business の容量変更を自動化してほしい。
    Please update OneDrive for Business storage size automatically when the assigned license is changed


    ■Description(内容):
    F1 ライセンスから E3 ライセンスに切り替えたユーザーの OneDrive for Business の容量が、2 GB から 1 TB に変更されるはずだが自動的に変更されない。
    PowerShell での変更が必要になるため、ライセンス変更時に自動的に OneDrive for Business の容量も変更されるようにしてほしい。

    It would be great if OneDrive storage size will be updated from 2GB to 1TB automatically when the assigned license to users are changed from F1 to E3.
    In current design, we need to change the size via PowerShell, so please change storage size automatically when the assigned license is changed.

    17 votes
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  20. Personal vault feature for corporate tenant

    Pls make available personal vault feature for corporate tenant. Thanks

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