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Office – You can now share your Word document in review mode

If you are using SharePoint Online and/or OneDrive, you already know you can share your Office documents in read or edit mode. Well, good news you can now also share your Word document in review  mode. Sharing in review mode allows Word document sharing with limited edit capability while enabling change tracking automatically. This new …

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Intune – New setting available to manage Known Folders redirection

As you may already know, you can manage your OneDrive clients with Intune using an Administrative Templates profile type for the device configuration. Well, the setting allowing to manage and automatically move the Known Folders redirection to OneDrive has been updated. The ‘original’ setting is now called “Silently move Windows known folders to OneDrive (1.0)” …

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OneDrive for Business – The OneDrive Syn health report now provides more details on issues

As you may already know, since May 2021 you have a health report available from OneDrive Sync on the Apps administration portal (see https://t.co/kZ9YCpaThW). Well, while this new health report is providing quite useful information to monitor your OneDrive clients health – especially the Known Folders redirection, the report has been updated to now include …

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SharePoint Online – Administrators can now automatically make guest access to SharePoint and OneDrive to expire

As you know, administrators can allow end-users to share content with external users (guests). That said there was no way to easily get these access to expire or being revoked. Well good news, administrators can now automatically revoke guest access to SharePoint Online or OneDrive after a number of days. To enable this, logon to …

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OneDrive – You can now have a look at the health of your OneDrive client fleet

As you know, OneDrive client is used to synchronize your content stored on SharePoint Online, OneDrive user’s space or Teams files. You also know that OneDrive client (should) self update itself to keep up with the updated version. Well, the self update capability is not always working (quite rare but still happening) and there was …

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OneDrive – A 64 bits version is available in preview and scheduled for GA by end of April

As you know, the OneDrive client is used to synchronize SharePoint (both on-premises and online) and OneDrive (both consumer and for business) content to your local device. Well, good news, a 64 bits version of the OneDrive client for Windows is available now in preview with a general availability scheduled for end of April. You …

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OneDrive – The OneDrive administration options are moving to the SharePoint Online administration portal

As you know, you can manage your OneDrive settings (user quota, synchronization and sharing policy…) from the OneDrive administration portal (https://admin.onedrive.com/). Well, the OneDrive administration portal is scheduled to be removed and all OneDrive administration task are being merged into the SharePoint Online administration portal. The convergence will take place into 2 steps: 1. OneDrive …

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OneDrive – You can now exclude file types from being uploaded

As you know, OneDrive is the client allowing you to sync content between your devices (Mac, Windows, Android) with SharePoint and OneDrive. Over the past few years OneDrive client has evolved and is now providing way to exclude file types from being uploaded. To be able to use this new capability you need to run …

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SharePoint Online – Migration manager now allows you to migrate to Teams and individual OneDrive

By now, you may be aware of Migration  Manager the migration tool from Microsoft allowing you to migrate your file shares to SharePoint Online. Well, Migration Manager now allows you to migrate to an individual OneDrive for Business space or a Teams channel if your account is licensed for Teams). To start migrating using Migration …

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