Setup expiry time for OneDrive shared file with Office 365 in Windows 10/8

I have installed Office suite on Windows 10 computer, and would like to share a larger excle file to my friend. When I open the OneDrive service, which I don’t pay for subscribe or buy Premium, and generate the share link, I could not find any option to limit the time after expire. How can I set the expiry time with the file? Continue reading

Pause/stop OneDrive syncing in Windows 10 Creators Update

I always edit Use Office Word documents on my Surface Pro 4 from different locations and use OneDrice to sync all finished files in Windows 10 Pro. So I would like to find a way to pause syncing when an upload or a download is in the process, and it is useful when I am on a Mobile broadband (metered) connection. How can I resolve the problem on my tablet? Continue reading

Fix Onedrive for business crashes in Windows 10 Creator update

I am unable to use Office Onedrive for Business to sync files in an additional sharepoint library after installing the Windows 10 Creators Update on my Surface pro 4. When I try to run the app, it keeps crashing and won’t start up. Sometimes Onedrive quits by itself after a few seconds and then restarts in this cycle. I could not change any configuration to troubleshoot it on my tablet. Continue reading

How To Uninstall OneDrive completely in Windows 10 Creators Update

You might don’t want to use the built-in cloud storage application OneDrive to sync file in Windows 10, as well as most corporations would like to disable it because of the threat of data extraction. Now Creators Update offers the simple method to remove OneDrive by One Click from your tablet and computer. Here is the tutorial to disable it without using Command Prompt. Continue reading

Add to my OneDrive option missing in OneDrive Cannot download shared Folder

I have installed OneDrive for business with Office 365 in Windows 10 on my Surface Pro 4 tablet. Others has sent me the link of the shared files/folders via email but the “Add to my OneDrive” option is missing with multiple shared folders on the web, no matter using Edge, IE or Chrome browser. My OneDrive App also can’t sync them because it requires an username and password on login page and it does nothing with what I provided. Continue reading

There Was A Problem With Connecting To OneDrive in Windows 10

I have installed the latest Windows 10 Pro on my Surface Pro 3 and configured OneDrive for the first time. The app stucked at “Getting started with OneDrive” notification and the setup wizard showed the “There was a problem with connecting to OneDrive. Check your Internet connection, then try again.” error message. But other programs accessed the internet well and I could surf website. Continue reading

Map OneDrive cloud storage as Drive in File Explorer of Windows 10

It is easy to access all files stored on OneDrive through File Explorer in Windows 8.1 while the smart files cloud storage solution is broken on Windows 10 and it only shows the folders that is setted to sync to your local drive. If you want to view unsynced files and folders, lots of third party solutions give you to access OneDrive in File Explorer but that works slowly. You could Add and map as network drives and make it to appear as external storage device for resolving the problem. Continue reading

How to remove/hide OneDrive Notification icon in Windows 8.1

Once you have installed the KB2923768 from the cumulative Windows 8.1 Update, the OneDrive notification area icon will apear on the taskbar for viewing sync status and problems or opening it in File Explorer. However, I want to hide its icon and can’t get rid of it, even disabling all of the syncing settings on my tablet. Any way to fix the issues? Continue reading