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  1. Enable Option to Turn off Onedrive for Business Versioning

    I am currently using OneDrive for Business as a back-up storage which mirrors one of my other cloud storage. The version files takes up space every time we trigger a sync. I would like for the option to turn-off versioning for OneDrive.

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  2. 15 votes
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  3. Storage allocation on Folder Level

    Hello All,

    How about having the folder level storage allocation in SharePoint Online / OneDrive for Business / OneDrive Personal.
    Let me try and explain my requirement I am a professional photographer I use OneDrive for sharing my Photographs with my clients with "view only" permission I also share my OneDrive with my Team (with Edit / Full Control Permission) so that they can upload the pics from the location since my team has the "Edit / Full Control" they can upload as many pics they want so basically I want to have better control with regards to the storage…

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  4. Regarding external sharing settings for specified domains in the Admin Center

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    OneDrive 管理センターにて設定するドメインを指定した外部共有設定について
    Regarding external sharing settings for specified domains in the Admin Center


    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive 管理センターにて設定するドメインを指定した外部共有設定にて、SharePoint Online とは連動せずに独立して設定が可能となる機能をお願いします。
    When setting sharing settings for specified domains in the OneDrive Admin Center, I would request a way to specify these settings such that they are independent of SharePoint Online.

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  5. Allow us to restrict downloading items from OneDrive for Business with specifying machines

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    指定した端末から OneDrive for Business 上のアイテムのダウンロードを禁止する機能について
    Allow us to restrict downloading items from OneDrive for Business with specifying machines


    ■Description(内容):
    指定した端末ごとに、OneDrive for Business 上のアイテムのダウンロードを制御する機能について、現在の Office 365 の機能では実現できないことを確認しました。
    そのため、指定した PC およびモバイル端末にて、OneDrive for Business 上のアイテムがダウンロードできないよう制御する機能について、新機能として実装をお願いいたします。

    I would like to see the feature to restrict downloading items from OneDrive for Business, with specifying computer and mobile devices.

    14 votes
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  6. Allow sign in for multiple OneDrive personal accounts

    It's great that I can sign in to a personal OneDrive accounts and multiple Business OneDrive accounts simultaneously. I would love to be able to sign in to multiple personal accounts at once.

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  7. Please stop showing survey of initial access for OneDrive for Business multiple time

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    OneDrive for Business に初回アクセスする際にアンケート画面が何度も表示される
    Please stop showing survey of initial access for OneDrive for Business multiple time


    ■Description(内容):
    Office 365 ポータル サイト (portal.office.com) から OneDrive for Business に ユーザーが初回アクセスする際に、事前準備 (プロビジョニング処理) が行われますが、この際に表示されるアンケート画面が、アンケートに答えても [スキップ] をクリックしても何度も表示されるため、2 回目以降は表示されないよう早期修正をお願いします。
    ※ 既に OneDrive for Business 個人用サイトが作成されたユーザーには表示されないことを確認しています。

    When users have initial access to OneDrive for Business from Office 365 portal site (portal.office.com), the survey which is shown only in provisioning process keeps popping up even users answer or click [skip] button.
    I would like you to show this survey only one time.

    *users who already have their OneDrive for Business site don’t see…

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  8. Provide us the feature to change syncing files status as [Free up space] automatically

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    同期しているファイルを自動的に 「空き領域を増やす」 状態に変える機能を追加してほしい。
    Provide us the feature to change syncing files status as [Free up space] automatically


    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business ファイルオンデマンドを利用して同期しているファイルに対して、PCのユーザー切り替えや PC のシャットダウンのタイミングですべての同期ファイルを「空き領域を増やす」 状態に変える機能を追加してほしい。

    When user account was switched on the PC or shutdown PCs, I would like to see the feature to change the status as [Free up space] for all files which are synced by OneDrive for Business Files On-Demand.

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  9. Add functions to impose restrictions based on IP addresses

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    IP アドレスによる制御について機能追加を希望
    Add functions to impose restrictions based on IP addresses


    ■Description(内容):
    テナント全体への制御以外に、ユーザー単位や共有フォルダー単位で IP アドレス制御をできるように機能を追加してほしい。

    Please make it possible to restrict IP addresses for individual users or shared folders, separately to tenant-wide restrictions.

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  10. Linking multiple accounts

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):
    複数アカウントの紐づきについて
    Linking multiple accounts


    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive のモバイル アプリに複数のアカウントでサインインをすると、アカウント同士が紐づく。PC など別の端末でも同じアカウントでサインインをすると紐づいたアカウントまで表示されるが、これを解消するためには一旦すべての端末からすべてのアカウントをサインアウトする必要があり、非常に手間なので、紐づきを解除する機能を用意して欲しい。
    When signing in to OneDrive mobile app using multiple accounts, those accounts will get linked to each other. If the same accounts are used to sign in into other devices like PC, accounts that were linked will be displayed, but if this is to be resolved all accounts will need to sign out from every device. This takes up lots of time, so we hope that a feature to remove the links will be provided.

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  11. Allow us to apply conditional access policy only for OneDrive for Business

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    条件付きアクセス ポリシーを OneDrive for Business にのみ適用したい。
    Allow us to apply conditional access policy only for OneDrive for Business


    ■Description(内容):
    条件付きアクセス ポリシーを、OneDrive for Business のみに適用する機能の実装をお願いいたします。

    I would like to see the feature to apply conditional access policy only for OneDrive for Business.

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  12. Update Quota Automatically

    When an administrator assigns a license with greater OneDrive Storage Capacity to a user, this quota is not automatically applied. Despite paying for and assigning the license with the greater capacity our team must use PowerShell to connect to these user's OneDrive sites and manually attempt to reset their quota. The challenge is compounded if a user is already at capacity as it would require having the admin, ask the user to clean up their storage space so that we can then come back and bump the quotas to what, we would have expected to have occurred when we assigned…

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  13. Storage

    On our subscription, we have 6TB - 1TB for 6 people each. We are only using 2, but there is no way to combine storage so it would be 2TB on one account, and the rest are 1TB each, now only 5 accounts.

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  14. Fix the behavior of creating new Excel file with [View in File Explorer]

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    [エクスプローラーで表示] より Excel ファイルを新規作成した場合の動作について
    Fix the behavior of creating new Excel file with [View in File Explorer]


    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business にて [エクスプローラーで表示] 機能を利用した際に、エクスプローラー上で Excel ファイルを新規作成すると、作成したファイルが一定期間、自分の名前でロックされてしまう制限について修正を要望します。
    上記事象はローカル上で作成したファイルをエクスプローラー上にドラッグ アンド ドロップすることで回避できますが、Excel ファイル以外では発生しないために混乱が生じます。
    同期クライアントでも本事象が発生しないため、同期ができない環境においても同様の手順で利用ができるよう機能の早期修正を要望します。

    When we work with files with [View in File Explorer] at OneDrive for Business, we are facing the restriction that when new Excel file is created on the explorer, the file is locked with the author name for a certain period.

    We can avoid this restriction with creating the file on the computer and drag and drop it on the explorer. However, we don’t see…

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  15. Creating a Static Link which does not include Personal Information when sharing files.

    OneDrive "get link" URL contains personally-identifiable information. The URL that OneDrive gives you, when you share a folder, or file, contains both the organization name, as well as your personal email address.
    "https://<your organization>-my.sharepoint.com/personal/<your email address>/_layouts/15/guestaccess.aspx?folderid=1fc523d2004e243e5b01f8444a25aa921&authkey=ATiR2GckBFQK9-Tl8u4Q6bM"

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  16. Add a means to check the time at which the OneDrive app synced

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    OneDrive 同期アプリでの同期時間を確認できる機能を希望。
    Add a means to check the time at which the OneDrive app synced


    ■Description(内容):
    ユーザーのOneDrive for Business への同期時間を確認できるログなどの機能を追加してほしい。

    Please add a log etc. so we can check when users’ OneDrive for Business synced.

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  17. Allow admins to review the contents of “Shared with Me” of each user in OneDrive for Business

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    OneDrive for Business の各ユーザーの "自分と共有" を確認したい。
    Allow admins to review the contents of “Shared with Me” of each user in OneDrive for Business


    ■Description(内容):
    テナント内の別ユーザーの OneDrive for Business にアクセスした場合、画面左側の [共有] - [自分と共有] を表示すると閲覧できないため、当該のユーザーが共有を受けたアイテムのチェックが困難である。
    また、画面左側の [最近使ったアイテム] においても、当該のユーザーが利用していたアイテムは表示されない動作であるため、管理者が個人用サイトを確認する際に不便な部分がある。
    テナント内の別ユーザーの [自分と共有] および [最近使ったアイテム] を簡易的に確認するために、別ユーザーの操作および管理している内容が閲覧できるように、機能拡充を希望します。

    I can’t see the list of [Share] – [Shared with me] when I access to other user’s (in the same tenant) OneDrive for Business, and this behavior make me harder to check the shared item in the user’s OneDrive for Business.

    Also, in my [Recent item] on the left pain, the items which was used…

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  18. Regarding the save format of OneNote file stored in OneDrive for Business

    *English follows Japanese
    ■Title(件名):

    OneDrive for Business に保存している OneNote ファイル を OneNote 2016 で編集する際の保存形式について
    Regarding the save format of OneNote file stored in OneDrive for Business


    ■Description(内容):

    OneDrive for Business に保存している OneNote ファイルを 共有設定で編集から閲覧へ変更するなどした際に OneNote 2016 では以前に開いたデータが残りエラーが発生し正常に動作しないため、OneNote の保存形式を Office と同様の保存形式で利用できるように希望します。

    We realized that if users changed permission from shared setting of OneNote file which is stored in OneDrive for Business, the previous opened data is not deleted properly, and users faced unexpected behavior.

    For improvement usability, we hope the feature will be implemented allow users to save OneNote files with same save format as Office client.

    Thank you for your…

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  19. Add an option for whether or not to change OneDrive for Business URLs after changing UPN

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    ■Title(件名):
    UPN 変更後、OneDrive for Business の URL を変更するかの選択ができるようにして欲しい
    Add an option for whether or not to change OneDrive for Business URLs after changing UPN


    ■Description(内容):
    現在、UPN を変更すると、自動的に OneDrive for Business の URL も変更され、今までに発行した共有リンクで、他のユーザーがアイテムにアクセスできなくなります。
    また、Teams 上のチャットで共有したファイルも URL 変更に伴いアクセスできなくなるため、共有したいアイテムはアップロードのし直しが必要となります。
    上記により業務上の工数が増えること、またユーザーの混乱を招きかねないことから、UPN 変更後に OneDrive for Business の URL を変更しない選択を可能にする機能を希望します。

    Currently if the UPN is changed, OneDrive for Business URLs are automatically changed, and users lose the ability to access items via already-issued links.
    Also, the URLs of files shared in Teams chats are changed, and so access to these is also lost, requiring the reupload of items you want to share. …

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  20. Change external sharing setting, which is more permissive for some users than default

    Some users needs more permissive sharing settings for sharing files (e.g. "Anyone"). The default set in the Admin Center should be less permissive (e. g. "New and existing guests").
    Problem: If you set the external sharing setting "Anyone" in Admin Center, each new user's sharing settings has to be changed to "New and existing guests".

    Please provide an option, to assign a more permissive sharing setting for some users than the default in Admin Center.

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