Given the liberal storage allotments and deep OS integration with OneDrive, Windows users should consider using this cloud service for all of their documents, photos, music and videos. But in doing so, you will want to configure Windows to use your OneDrive-based storage by default, and not disconnected local folders, for this data. Here’s how. […]
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Earlier this month, Microsoft offered a limited time promotion through the Bing Awards program, providing users with an additional 100 GB of free OneDrive storage for two years. There was just one catch: The offer was only available to users in the United States. But now, you can get this offer from anywhere in the […]
While many people will use the OneDrive sync client to push PC-based files into the cloud storage service, it’s not always practical to move all of your files into the OneDrive folder on your C: drive. One alternate approach is as simple as it sounds: You can use your web browser to copy files into […]
With OneDrive available everywhere—on PCs and Macs, iPhones, iPads, Android devices of all kinds, Windows Phones and tablets, and even Xbox One—there’s no excuse for not taking advantage of this pervasive cloud storage service. But what if you need more than the 15 GB of storage that Microsoft provides for free? Here are a few […]
One of the major gaps in Microsoft’s cross-platform strategy has been closed: Today, Microsoft made its OneDrive for Business cloud storage service available to users of Apple’s computing platforms. But the implementations are different: Mac users can now download a public preview of the OneDrive for Business sync client, while iOS users can now access […]
Microsoft today announced major improvements to the photos experiences in OneDrive on the web and on mobile devices and PCs.
One of Microsoft’s most crucial cloud technologies is in flux as the software giant works to consolidate sync engines and clients across the multiple desktop and mobile platforms it supports. But make no mistake: OneDrive will emerge from this year better than ever, and it will work more consistently everywhere. Here’s how we get from […]