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Questions tagged [onedrive-for-business]

OneDrive for Business is a users My Site — the place to keep work documents and share files with others.

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Error can not break inheritance

I was wondering if anyone could help or point me in the right direction. I'm getting the following error when trying to break inheritance on items in SharePoint Online. You cannot break inheritance ...
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Onedrive SharePoint Sync read only files

So I'm trying to sync my SharePoint libraries locally Originally, when I wanted to do that, I found out that any field/column having the "required" parameter would cause the local sync to lock the ...
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When clicking on OneDrive tile, it displays About Me page instead of user's OneDrive for Business documents page

After restoring a database backup WITH REPLACE to the MySites content database, to bring over from prod all site collections to the test farm (both MinRole SharePoint 2016 farms), in the test farm, ...
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Sharepoint and OneDrive ios apps not working together?

I'm running sharepoint on-prem 2016. Hi everyone. I'm having an issue with mysites onedrive and the onedrive app. When I hit share, I'm not able to share with AD users as if I were on the computer. I ...
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Can we restrict Syncing document libraries to specifc user/s only

we have a modern communication site inside our sharepoint online. now on the document library i am enabling offline syncing:- where currently all users who have access to the sites can sync the files ...
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SharePoint site documents storage

I'm using OneDrive for buisness at my university and I use to share files (such as inventories) with my work team. I read about the two possibilities: sharing files stored at my own OneDrive space or ...
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Storing personal sites in 0365 for SharePoint hybrid approach

We have a SharePoint On Premises environment and we are moving towards the Hybrid solution. Now my requirement is that i want to have Personal sites in the O365. I want to know what things need to ...
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Saving to OneDrive Synced folders (SPOnline libraries) throw an error

I have a production issue. For one of the clients, users are leveraging OneDrive to Sync all of the Document libraries.All of these libraries have content types and based on each content type, there ...
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SharePoint Online File MD5, SHA256, MD5 Checksum

I've come across a couple of threads on here and posting this to see if anything has changed. Does SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business store a file checksum? Looking at other cloud platforms ...
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Script to migrate User Profiles from SharePoint 2013 to One drive

we are migrating from SharePoint 2013 to SharePoint Online and one drive. So i want the PowerShell script to migrate My sites from SharePoint 2013 to one drive for business. Please suggest if any ...
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How to import data into Excel from MS Access?

If I put an MS Access database on Sharepoint or One Drive, how can I import/link the database table into Excel? My Excel will also eventually be on Sharepoint. Current as a PoC, I put the database on ...
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Sharepoint Online Storage limit - 25TB or 1TB?

Our company is using the Office 365 suite, and we are considering to move our data from our old file servers to Sharepoint/Onedrive. Since we have a lot of data (15TB+), it's important for me that I ...
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Your organization is preventing you from selecting this option

I'm trying to create and share a link publicly for a document inside a OneDrive site. I've set the sharepoint share settings to allow sharing with anyone publicly in the Office365 admin centers/...
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Shared with me documents in OneDrive for Business disappear after 24 hours

I have SharePoint 2016 onPrem. Users can share documents in their OneDrive for Business and they appear in the "Shared with me" area, but they disappear after about 24hrs. What could be causing ...
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Search Function in person OneDrive for Business

We use Sharepoint Online/OneDrive for Business for all our users file storage. One of our team have lost a file from their personal storage in ODfB. I was hoping to search for it using the inbuilt ...
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How can I make it so only certain users' changes are saved and everyone else's are discarded?

I have an excel database that we use to store product information. The admin of the sheet is the only person who should be able to edit the information on the sheet, which is easy to do through ...
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Files not showing up in Shared with Me on OneDrive for Business

I have SharePoint 2016 On-Prem. Documents that have been Shared with me do not show up in my OneDrive for Business area called "Shared with Me". Instead it only displays "No one is sharing a document ...
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In a Microsoft Flow, how do you specify the Destination File Path when copying a file from OneDrive to a SharePoint document library folder?

I like to work on files in OneDrive. A subset of these need to be published, whenever they're edited, to a SharePoint Online document library. I've started a Flow to handle this. Using the OneDrive "...
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move files from onedrive to document lib

I would like to move some files and folders from Onedrive and to a document library in teamsite. What are my options? I tried loking at the free sharepoint migration tool but didn't have a source for ...
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Report on other users's OneDrive

Is it possible, with Global Admin rights, to create report about the content of another user's OneDrive, including deleted files and version history? His OneDrive is full, cannot do anything, but on ...
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Which “recently used documents” API should I use?

I need to get the recently used documents of the user, focus being on SharePoint and OneDrive documents and the Microsoft Graph. There are two potential endpoints: https://developer.microsoft.com/en-...
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Disallowing Delete from Document prevents movement between folders

I've looked everywhere but it seems that there is an option for Sharepoint365 to disallow document deletion ("Edit" permission group). I went ahead and removed the delete permission from said group, ...
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Sharepoint Library: Column Limit

I am syncing a folder of files between OneDrive Business and a Sharepoint Library with CloudHQ. The sync works fine, however, when I try to modify the columns by adding a column from an existing ...
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Can I Sync a Sharepoint 2013 Image (or Asset) Library with OneDrive for Business?

At some point this could not be done. Has this been fixed? Any help would be appreciated.
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Custom Sharing Form

I need to add a Button which will have its own logic of creating and sharing a new folder. 1st the requirement: Click New > Click Create Folder (custom Button see image 1) The Custom Form appears ...
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How it enable check-in /check out in OneDrive business

I would like to enable check-in and checkout for onedrive Is this possible and if yes how? Thanks is in advance
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SharePoint Site Malfunction

Today when I opened up my SharePoint Site Collection, I found that alot of things are missing in the page, and the document library is not functioning Normally the page should have functions such as ...
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Disable Microsoft flow on OneDrive For Business Sites

I am trying to disable flow on all of OD4B sites using PowerShell scripts. As per the documentation/blogs we can disable Flows by setting DisableFlows and DisableAppViews using Set-SPOSite. It's ...
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PowerShell Sharepoint Online restore from recycle bin and change file name

I'm looking to restore all items from the Recycle Bin on OneDrive for Business so far I've been able to cobble together the following code from various places. Originally I couldn't skip files that ...
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List up files shared with me

On a SharePoint 2016 on-prem based Intranet I want to list up files that are shared with me (the logged in user). I don't want to list up documents the user has contribute permissions on, but want ...
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Restoring deleted users OneDrive file

Situation is like, user deleted from the system and his shared OneDrive file also deleted. How can I get back deleted file?
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Powershell script to rename OneDrive for Business URL?

Is there a way to rename the OneDrive Sync SharePoint URL ? without manual interruption I have OneDrive synced to http://siteA/test/form/allitem.aspx. Now I want to rename it to http://siteB/test/...
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URL Redirection with OneDrive for Business not working

Environment: SharePoint 2013, OneDrive for Business (ODB) I sync my ODB with http://siteA/. Due to business reasons, I have migrated the site to http://siteB/ and I have performed necessary ...
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Copy-PnPFile PowerShell online but with different site collection

I am writing a powershell script to copy files (documents) from a OneDrive site to a SharePoint site. They are in different site collections. I am using this command: Copy-PnPFile -SourceUrl $file....
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URL can't be converted to string - Graph API response value

The following gets the URL but can't convert it to string. respJSON.mySite has the value but not mySiteFullURL. I tried multiple approaches like tostring(), etc. but still can't get the URL as string. ...
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O365: Setting up OneDrive for Business on behalf of users

I have a Tenant in O365 with a large number of users. A PowerShell script I have enables OneDrive for Business for batches of these at which point we want to be able to import files into their drive. ...
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Using OneDrive for Business I can only sync document libraries, while using sharepoint workspace i can sync lists such as tracking and custom lists

I have Sharepoint 2013 on-premises and our users have the following application installed inside their PC which they can use to sync with SharePoint lists:- OneDrive for Business which comes with ...
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why we need to login to Microsoft to be able to use the OneDrive client application

We have sharepoint on-premises 2013, and i want to be able to sync documents inside the sharepoint document libraries with my PC. so from this link https://support.office.com/en-us/article/OneDrive-...
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Workflow in OneDrive for business

Please let me know how can create a workflow in onedrive for business? Is there a tool like SharePoint designer to create a workflow?
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GetUserProfileByIndex: Server was unable to process request. ---> Attempted to perform an unauthorized operation

I am trying to fix an issue with one of my power shell scripts. I am getting this error. Exception calling "GetUserProfileByIndex" with "1" argument(s): "Server was unable to process request. ---...
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Is possible to publish OneDrive for Business to internet only?

I'd like to know, in SharePoint Server 2016 on-premises deployment with OneDrive for Business configured in My Sites, how to allow the external users to access the shared files? I mean, only the ...
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Development: How to download folder from OneDrive to personal compuer?

I am doing something like below but always get exception which says resource not found. Is there something I need to do besides something below? Please. Help. var folderToCreate = new Item { Folder =...
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How do you create company/group-wide (top-level) OneDrive folders? [closed]

Half a year ago I worked at a company that had their digital company structure pretty alright and everything was automatised. Best I've ever seen. They used Dropbox as their company-wide fileserver ...
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Syncing a SharePoint's documents read-only, reverting local changes?

I am currently trying to set up a SharePoint to serve as a data repository, which should be kept in sync with local folders using OneDrive for Business. At the moment "normal" users do not have write ...
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Custom Actions in OneDrive for Business

I am trying to add menu options to the Command Bar and the List Item context (ECB) menu in OneDrive for Business. To do this I'm following the same patterns I use when adding menu options to the ...
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Will Microsoft enhance SharePoint & OneDrive so that documents can be edited in application even when others are editing online?

I constantly have challenges with Shared Word and Excel files uploaded to SharePoint or OneDrive where it may be critical to be able to open the document up in Word or Excel client applications but ...
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SharePoint Online, OneDrive sync, maintain folder hierarchy

I have created a site "Clients" in SharePoint Online that has a subsite for every client and they have to contribute access to all document libraries on that site, they can't access other client sites....
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New OneDrive client doesn't sync SharePoint Online libraries with “/” in the title

I have run into an issue where it seems I cannot sync any document libraries that have a "/" in the title. I know Windows does not support this character in file or folder names, however the previous ...
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User able to access SharePoint even without license

I have a few users in my tenant for whom I have disabled SharePoint, OneDrive and Office Online. But the users are still able to go to SharePoint sites and upload/download documents, edit lists etc. ...
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Sync Sharepoint from Mac

if I am not mistaken, what I want is oneDrive Business sync of SharePoint files to my Mac (osMac Sierra). I have installed the oneDrive business client ( Version 17.3.6798 (0207) ) (yes, I ...