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  1. .mpg video format is not available

    Please provide support for .mpg video format,
    We need to download total video locally to view.

    7 votes
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  2. Files in my Personal Vault shouldn't show up in Windows Search when it is locked.

    I created a text file in Personal Vault, locked the fault, and the file still showed up in Windows Search results. The vault is useless to me if this happens.

    7 votes
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  3. Set or change default timezone and region for all users

    There should be the ability to set the timezone and region for all users in a tenant at the admin level.

    At the moment the timezone and region at set to US which makes no sense when the Office 365 tenant is set different.
    It results in the dates being displayed in the wrong format in Excel online documents.

    It's unreasonable to assume a user will go and change this setting.

    6 votes
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  4. Folder and File share access - restrict via IP Address

    We would like to assign share access to Folders and Files to specific users that are connecting from specific IP addresses. This can already be done as a whole within sharepoint but this prevents access to other areas of the system.

    We have confidential information that we would like staff to view that can be viewed only from the Company's external IP Address.

    6 votes
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  5. known folder move manage in admin centre

    add ability to turn on KFM for users from the admin centre or by policy as opposed to having to use group policy - allow to push KFM for non domain joined PC's

    6 votes
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  6. Turn off virus detection for Office 365

    n my work, I have to analyse lots of file, maybe they contain virus or malicious software,
    but onedrive client just block it and I have to login onedrive.com and download it mannualy.

    I have searched everywhere in the "Office 365 admin center",
    why there is not a option to turn off the virus detection?

    I have also tried the gragh API and can't download it either, just "malicious detected" returned when I request the download url.

    6 votes
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  7. Option to set one specific folder "Always keep on this device" in intune and GPO

    It would be great if admins can set the value "always keep on this device" for a specific folder in the OneDrive of all users in the company.

    We can use this for example to place UE-V files.

    If possible, can it be set with a GPO or Intune or both.

    6 votes
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  8. 6 votes
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  9. Increase Storage Limit After Each Subscription Renovation

    It would be great to have our storage limit increased with each subscription renovation, maybe 30 ~ 50% per year?

    6 votes
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  10. identify what computername the OneDrive client is not syncing

    OneDrive for Business should have a feature that identify what machine is not syncing so that the support could assist the user that is not syncing. Better if to identify why the client is not syncing.

    6 votes
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  11. 增加同步时间频率功能

    建议增加同步频率功能(如每隔n个小时同步一次),不要实时同步。

    6 votes
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  12. The management of devices that is able to sync or even log in

    I sometimes forget to log out the onedrive at other computers. Is there any way to log out it remotely? It will be great if the devices can be managed. User can manage which device can sync and which can not. And even force them to log out.

    6 votes
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  13. Intelligent file management

    OneDrive should continuously monitor files to identify duplicate files and files that have not been used for a certain time. Duplicate files take more space in the cloud and on our local machines when we keep them synchronized, and more space taken means less space available and eventually leads to the addition of extra storage (both in data centers and locally), which leads to more energy wasted, etc. Files that we have not used in a while could be candidate to be kept in the cloud only. Why perform this manually when OneDrive could give us a nice monthly report…

    6 votes
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  14. Regarding the behavior of notifications when a file is downloaded from a shared folder in OneDrive for Business

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    OneDrive for Business において、共有したフォルダー内のファイルをダウンロードした際の通知動作について
    Regarding the behavior of notifications when a file is downloaded from a shared folder in OneDrive for Business


    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business において、ファイル単体で共有設定を実施した場合、共有先ユーザーでそのファイルをダウンロードした際には共有元ユーザーにメールで通知される機能がありますが、フォルダーを共有先として指定した場合には、共有先のユーザーがフォルダー内のファイルをダウンロードしても共有元ユーザーに通知される機能がありません。この通知機能を追加してほしい。

    In OneDrive for Business, if an individual file is shared then there exists a function that notifies the owner when a user downloads that file. However, there is no such notification functionality if the sharing is set at the folder level, and the files within the folder are downloaded. I would like to see this feature added in the future.

    6 votes
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  15. To output the usage listings of OneDrive for Business

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    OneDrive for Business の一覧出力について
    To output the usage listings of OneDrive for Business


    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business の一覧を PowerShell コマンドレットなどで出力する際に、用途で絞り込みできるようしてほしい
    例: Teams の添付ファイルの保存先としてだけ使っている OneDrive for Business を出力する、など
    I would like to have an advanced search function to narrow down by usage when I output the usage listings of OneDrive for Business by PowerShell commandlets, etc.
    e.g. to output the amount of space on OneDrive for Business that is being used to save Teams attached files, etc.

    6 votes
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  16. Sync SharePoint sync settings

    It appears that when you sync a SharePoint online library the folders you sync are only applied to that computer.

    If you log in to a second (or new) computer you have to replicate every sync manually. This could take forever to replicate if you are syncing a large number of sites/libraries.

    6 votes
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  17. Azure report from OneDrive

    We have company secrets in drawing files. I need a report from Azure to show all users with a certain file extension in their OneDrive. I would like the filename, file extension, date added to OneDrive. Also a option to email this report from the console.

    6 votes
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  18. Add a personnel vault integrated password manager

    Everybody uses 3rd party password managers and now with personnel vault, one-drive it self can add a password manager making us dependent on one less 3rd party app.

    6 votes
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  19. (DCR) modify the behavior of how the data is stored after a user selects “stop backup” on an ad\hoc basis

    Issue:
    • When you stop the backup of any of your known folders, the files stay in the OneDrive folder instead of being moved to the original folder location.
    • The message you get is not very clear for a non-technical user, which will make them think they are losing their files by stopping the backup.

    We would like to either make OneDrive to move the files back to the original location. [ definitely would like to push for this option.

    Or if it’s not possible due to design / change complexity… To provide a more user friendly message, indicating…

    6 votes
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  20. Give the option to let onedrive use an subst to a drive letter.

    Give us the option to let onedrive be accesses bij a drive letter. This soves the following problems:
    - The path is sorter (c:\users\username\onedrive with be O:)
    - You can allow browsing with chromium without exposing the c: drive (blacklist file:///*, whitelist o:/)
    - Old programs can access the onedrive files much easier.

    5 votes
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