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

Fix Windows 8.1 Programs not Working with OneDrive Files

Windows 8.1 OneDrive app has got new smart files technology for help you save precious Disk Space with all the cloud files. It only take a few space on hard drive than the total size, and that requires you to change the availability of file and Folder in OneDrive to be available online-only. Good for tablet or ultrabook users. Continue reading

Windows 8.1 OneDrive backup files and personalization/app settings

The Microsoft free cloud storage service OneDrive has been launched on iOS, Android, Windows Phone and Windows 8.1, so users can store and access their files and data seamlessly on multiple devices. It brings many great features, such as Real-time collaborative document-editing, automatic photo-upload and camera backup. Continue reading

Fix Office 2013 account signin feature disable/miss after upgraded

After upgraded to the Office 2013 suites from 2010 Pro Plus, all apps like Word, Excel, OneNote 2013 are missing the sign in option at the right top of the screen. So I can not connect to my OneDrive account for accessing my OneNote notebooks, even I haven’t setup any group policy for that. How to fix the issues? Continue reading

Windows 8.1 update 1 changes and new features

The Win 8 UI befuddles many people on conventional PCs. To resolve the big problem, Microsoft deliver a major Windows 8.1 Update 1 and the final packages will arrive for anyone to install next month. The 8.1.1 offers crucial improvements in the system to give the mouse-and-keyboard crowd easier desktop experience. Continue reading