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  1. Change behavior where if the Office Online tile is hidden it becomes impossible to use

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    ■Title(件名):
    タイルの非表示化設定をすると Office Online が使用できなくなる事象を改善してほしい。
    Change behavior where if the Office Online tile is hidden it becomes impossible to use


    ■Description(内容):
    SharePoint Online と Office Online のライセンスが付与されていても、SharePoint 管理センターの "OneDrive と Office Online"のタイルを非表示化した場合、Office Online の URL にアクセスすると 「ライセンスがありません」とエラーになる。
    一部ユーザーのみで Office Online を使用したいため、タイルを表示せずに Office Online を使用できるようにしてほしい。
    Even if licenses for SharePoint Online and Office Online are correctly assigned, if the “OneDrive and Office Online” tile is set to be hidden via the SharePoint Admin Center, attempting to access the Office Online URL results in a “No license” error.
    I want to have only certain users use Office Online, so…

    13 votes
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  2. Please allow different permission settings between Admin Centers for "Apps that don't use modern authentication".

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    ■Title(件名):
    先進認証を使用していないアプリの許可設定を個別に設定したい
    Please allow different permission settings between Admin Centers for "Apps that don't use modern authentication".


    ■Description(内容):
    現在 SharePoint 管理センターと、OneDrive 管理センターの "先進認証を使用していないアプリ" を許可 / 禁止する項目は連動していることを確認しております。
    SharePoint Online 側のみ、または OneDrive for Business 側のみ、など、先進認証を使用していないアプリの許可 / 禁止設定をそれぞれ個別に行えるよう、機能の拡張をお願いいたします。

    Currently, the SharePoint Admin Center and OneDrive Admin Center have a setting to allow or disallow "Apps that don't use modern authentication". I would like to see a provision to allow setting the allow/disallow state individually on both SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business.

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  3. Increase F1/F3 ODFB Storage Limit from 2GB to 100GB or more

    Increase F1/F3 ODFB Storage Limit from 2GB to 100GB or more. 2GB is not enough storage for field users and trying to engineer solutions around this limit is time-consuming and inefficient.

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  4. Exceeding sync item limit

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    ■Title(件名):
    同期可能なアイテム数を超えた場合の動作について
    Exceeding sync item limit


    ■Description(内容):
    同期クライアントで、公開情報に記載の [同期可能なアイテム数] について、該当のアイテム数を超えたら同期ができないようにしてほしい。

    多数のアイテムを同期しているため、[同期中] [変更を処理しています] などのメッセージのまま、同期が中途半端な状態になると、PC 側とクラウド上のどちらのデータが最新かがわからなくなる。
    あいまいなままでは利用の際に困るので、アイテム数が制限事項に抵触した場合、明確に [アイテム数が多いために同期できない] などのエラー メッセージを表示させ、同期できないようにしてほしい。

    Disable syncing in sync client if “number of items that can be synced” limit, which mentioned in Microsoft official, is exceeded.

    While syncing multiple items simultaneously, we get confused either the latest data is on client or on cloud as syncing process is incomplete state with message stating “Syncing” and “Processing changes”.

    For improvement of usability and manageability, disable syncing when sync item limit is exceeded, warn users with error message “sync item limit exceeded”.

    Thank you for your…

    11 votes
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  5. We hope to use the "Contents Search" feature to filter the names of users that we have chatted with before on Teams

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    ■Title(件名):
    コンテンツ検索機能にて、Teams 上でチャットを実施した際の相手 (共有先) の名前でフィルタリングをおこないたい
    We hope to use the "Contents Search" feature to filter the names of users that we have chatted with before on Teams


    ■Description(内容):
    Microsoft 365 管理センターの "コンテンツ検索" 機能にて、Teams 上のチャットにてファイルの送信を実施した際の相手 (共有先) の名前で検索およびフィルタリングを行えるよう、機能の実装をお願いします。​
    We hope that the Microsoft 365 Administrator center "Contents Search" feature will be improved to enable users to search and filter the name of other parties (user to share with) that the users have shared files with before on Teams chat.

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  6. Remote Logout

    If you log in to OneDrive from a PC, you tend to remain signed in, yet the ability to remotely log off a device or session is strangely missing. This makes your files vulnerable to access or deletion.

    Other services, such as Google Drive, have this capability.

    Example: You're at a friend's house and you use their PC to log in to OneDrive and download something, but don't click 'logoff.' Your friend now has access to all of your OneDrive files and can read, change, or delete the files. With remote logoff, you could use your app or PC to…

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  7. I want a feature to view log of items deleted due to the expiration of recycle bin retention period

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    ■Title(件名):
    ごみ箱の保管期限を過ぎて自動削除されたログを取得する機能を希望
    I want a feature to view log of items deleted due to the expiration of recycle bin retention period


    ■Description(内容):
    SharePoint Online や OneDrive for Business にて、ごみ箱の保管期限を過ぎて自動削除されたファイルを確認できる機能の追加をしてほしい。
    I hope a function that allows checking of files that were automatically deleted due to the expiration of recycle bin retention period will be implemented for SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business.

    10 votes
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  8. Add more details for the latest update information

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    ■Title(件名):
    Microsoft の公開情報の "最終更新日" に、どの項目が更新されたのか分かるようにしてほしい。
    Add more details for the latest update information


    ■Description(内容):
    Microsoft の公開情報に、"最終更新日: 2019 年 ● 月 ● 日" と表示されているが、更新が実施された日にどの項目が更新されたのか分かりやすく記載してほしい。
    <参考情報>
    タイトル : OneDrive の新しい同期クライアントのリリース ノート - Office サポート
    アドレス : https://support.office.com/ja-jp/article/845dcf18-f921-435e-bf28-4e24b95e5fc0

    上述の公開情報は、現時点では "最終更新日: 2019 年 2 月 7 日"
    "Windows 更新プログラムのメモ" の最新のリリース ビルドは "Production リング : 18.240.1202.0004" : 2019 年 1 月 28 日にリリースされている。
    そのため、 "最終更新日: 2019 年 2 月 7 日" に最新のリリース ビルド以外の情報で何らかの更新があったことが考えられるが、どの項目が追加、削除されたのか分かりにくい。
    そのため、最終更新日にページ上のどの項目が更新されたのか分かるように改善をお願いします。

    It is very convenient if I can see which items are updated on last updated date.

    <Reference>
    Title: New OneDrive sync client release notes
    URL: https://support.office.com/en-us/article/new-onedrive-sync-client-release-notes-845dcf18-f921-435e-bf28-4e24b95e5fc0?ui=en-US&rs=en-US&ad=US

    According to…

    10 votes
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  9. Allow us to set external address as destination of notifications

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    ■Title(件名):
    SharePoint 管理センターにて、ユーザープロファイルの編集で "勤務先の電子メール" を外部メールアドレスに変更しても、SharePoint Online や OneDrive for Business からの通知メールが送付されない。

    Allow us to set external address as destination of notifications


    ■Description(内容):
    過去のご案内事例にて、今まで SharePoint 管理センターから、ユーザープロファイルの編集で "勤務先の電子メール" を外部メールアドレスに変更することで通知先を変更することが可能だったが、現時点で外部メールアドレスに変更してもメールが通知されない。
    Exchange の契約のないサブスクリプションのユーザーは、外部メールアドレスに通知が届かなければ何が共有されたのかわからないままである。
    本機能について機能拡充を希望します。

    We used to be able to change the e-mail address for notification from SharePoint Online or OneDrive for Business with entering external address into [Business email], but now the notification e-mail does not reach to the given address even though we change [Business email] section.

    Please put the behavior back to previous one, uses who don’t have Exchange subscription need to specify external address as the destination…

    10 votes
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  10. 10 votes
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  11. Please remove the folder / files path by sharing of files or folders

    Hi, when I wish to share a file a folder, via Link, the other person who open my shared folder can see the whole path of my folders structure. See here the example https://take.ms/FJdda

    Same with Links, all folders direcotry is written in the text of the URL Link, see here: https://take.ms/BlzuX

    Thats a big BUG / Trouble, for everyone who needs to share only some folders or files, without any other information.

    10 votes
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  12. Global Administrator Audit

    The Ability to Audit Global Administrators when accessing users OneDrives via the "Get Access to Files" Option.

    9 votes
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  13. Checking the view time of video files

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    ■Title(件名):
    動画ファイルの閲覧時間の確認について
    Checking the view time of video files


    ■Description(内容):
    OneDrive for Business 上の動画ファイルを共有相手のユーザーがどのくらいの時間閲覧していたか確認できる機能を提供してほしい。

    We would like a way to check how long users have watched a video for on OneDrive for Business.

    9 votes
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  14. admin settings to change default document open behavior

    SharePoint has setting to change the default behavioor on document open.

    Admin can choose to open in online apps or desktop apps, at the collection level, and per document library.

    OneDrive lacks such controls in the modern interface.
    Global Admin does not have an option to choose the default open behavior.
    Individual users do not have a modern interface for that. Users have to go to Classic Settings and find the option 5 or 6 clicks deep to change it, which is not user friendly.

    Proposed settings:

    OneDrive Global Admin:

    Default behavior choices:
    Open in online apps
    Open in desktop…

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  15. Provide a method to delegate access to a beneficiary upon death, like Google's Inactive Account Manager

    OneDrive accounts may contain very sensitive and important information, especially when combined with the use of the Personal Vault. For instance, if you store your will in your Personal Vault, then upon your death or presumed death a beneficiary should have a method to automatically gain access to your account. Google accomplishes this with the Inactive Account Manager. It is not sufficient that a family member can submit legal documentation as I should have the ability to decide who gets access to my account and when, and I can choose to accept the liability that comes with that decision.

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  16. Give SharePoint Admins only temporary Access to User's OneDrive

    Theres an option in the M365 Admin Center to access a user's OneDrive (Look up the user, click "OneDrive Settings", Click "Access Files")

    After using that option, the admin is added as site collection admin to the OneDrive for Business site collection of the user. The admin's new permissions don't get removed either.

    This is very critical in terms of security / privacy, as admins only need that kind of access in support or any other other temporary szenarios. The admin is not entitled to have access to users personal files at any time, especially when it is not necessary.

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  17. Let us use alternate libraries from the default "Documents"

    Inside Onedrive for Business, we are currently able to go to "Site Contents" and add additional libraries, which currently works for integrations with other products such as Dynamics 365, however we have been told that alternate libraries inside OneDrive are being deprecated and will no longer be supported.
    This decision to deprecate alternate libraries should be reversed for several reasons including the fact that it contradicts the existing limitations on the number of items that can exist in a single library.
    Let us continue using alternate libraries inside OneDrive for Business, as we need this to continue being supported going…

    9 votes
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  18. 从电脑上删除文件夹同步优化

    当我在我的电脑上删除了一个文件夹,然后去回收站看的时候是一个文件一个文件删除的,如果我文件夹下面文件过多,这将对我整理回收站/或者从回收站恢复文件是很不友好的。

    希望可以和网页端一样,删除文件夹之后,回收站里面只是一个文件夹。这将会更友好

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  19. The ability to Delete Folders that aren't empty.

    By default you cannot delete folders in One Drive that aren't empty. This can be a huge pain especially when a user accidentally syncs a folder that should have been excluded (eg. 'C:\Users\UserName\Documents\MobaXTerm\ '). In order to delete the folder, I have to use a PowerShell script that recursively removes all of the sub-files and sub-folders (see attached).

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  20. Please add Unlimited Personal Vault features on a Storage Only package because we already bought MS Office (Not 365).

    Some people such as me, want to upgrade to get a personal vault feature, but we cannot buy 356 personal packages because we already have the Office app.

    I want to buy an OneDrive storage solution only (Maybe 1TB that's okay) but please include the personal vault without Office.
    I bet that will be attracting more customer from other cloud solutions like Google Drive or Dropbox.

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