Say goodbye to the old classic Microsoft Office icons, which sported a big bold letter with a bit of a graphical suggestion of what that program was supposed to do. This was a style that has stuck through the decades — for better or for worse. Better, mostly. But Microsoft is leaving all of that behind, with this...

Available to all, that is to say. Microsoft has started rolling out the automation folder protection feature for OneDrive for all users. This was previously a business only option. But since Redmond means business, it has made it available for everyone. A company spokesperson confirmed the rollout saying: “This is a...

Microsoft SharePoint Conference North America is in full flow today, and the software titan has made some big announcements. OneDrive got a look at the event as well, and a very good look at that. Redmond detailed them in a post here, confirming that these additions cover both personal and business use scenarios, and...

We have the confirmation! It has taken nearly two years for Microsoft to add the OneDrive placeholders feature back in its operating system after it was removed in Windows 10. But the company has announced that the Files On-Demand option will become generally available on October 17, very much alongside the Fall...

Like ever ever! Want to uninstall the OneDrive client on Windows 10 S? Do know that this is a one-way trip. A bit like that Hotel California song, you can check out anytime you like, but you can never leave! Only in this case, you can never enter again! That’s the only thing you need to keep in mind before you get...

If there is one Microsoft app that was due some big updates, it was OneDrive for Windows Phone. Luckily, the company has just rolled one out for the popular cloud storage service. And this refresh brings along a number of welcome new features to the platform for the first time. Starting with a big one — support for...

Office users on Android have a new update in store for then. Microsoft has integrated Dropbox in its Office for Android suite of mobile apps, which should enhance productivity for users. This new version now supports both OneDrive and Dropbox. Microsoft has increased collaboration, working together with Dropbox to...

Few would deny that the OneDrive for Windows Phone app could use more options and features. There always is room for improvements on official clients on mobile devices. Microsoft recently provided this app with a revised user interface, via a new update that makes the application a little glossier, a little shinier....

Bring it on! The only question remains, what took Microsoft so long. The company is now providing Office 365 subscribers with unlimited OneDrive storage space. Previously, this was limited to 1TB. With Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella putting maximum focus on Office 365, a move like this was always on the cards. This...

The latest round of improvements to Microsoft’s cloud storage service, OneDrive, brings, what is probably the most requested feature. Support for large file uploads. The company has confirmed that 10GB is now the maximum size users can upload. This file size limit applies to desktop applications on Windows and Mac,...