The OneDrive Blog

Switching between Microsoft services just got easier

Today we updated the header on OneDrive.com as well as Outlook.com and Office Online to make it easier to switch between your personal Microsoft services. The new app launcher on the top left corner of the header gives you easy access to Outlook.com, People, Calendar, OneDrive, and Office Online. Our online services are more powerful when they are used together, so we want to make switching between them as easy as possible.  

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Sharing your OneDrive for Business files through email

For our business users we’ve added two very simple new ways to share files with Outlook Web App (OWA) and OneDrive for Business. It makes it really easy to collaborate on your documents and you don’t have to worry about multiple versions flying around in email – keeps things simple! This is just another way that we’re making it easy to share and collaborate with OneDrive and the familiar office tools you use every day. Check out these new capabilities here.   __ Reuben Krippner Director, Product Management, OneDrive

Updates for iOS: PIN code support and new features for iOS8

Today we updated our iOS app to improve the OneDrive experience on your iPhone or iPad. We added some features based on customer requests and others to take advantage of new technologies in iOS 8. We’re working hard to help you do more while on the go—today we updated our iOS app and just last week we updated our Android app. For all our Windows Phone customers: stay tuned, updates are coming your way soon, too!  

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All photos view and more comes to the OneDrive app for Android

New updates to the OneDrive mobile app for Android are rolling out today. We’ve been working on creating consistent experience across our platforms, and this update brings some new features that let you enjoy your personal photos more and help you find and work on your professional documents.

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Hey iPhone Users…You Can Now Get 30 GB of Free Storage with OneDrive!

Tonight, we are pleased to announce that we are doubling the amount of free storage you get with OneDrive. While it might seem strange to announce new features on a Friday evening, we've been listening to the commentary about storage on the new iPhones released today and we wanted to get you more storage right away. We think you'll appreciate having more free storage while setting up your iPhone 6 or upgrading to iOS 8. It's a limited time offer, so act fast and download OneDrive for iOS.

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Office Lens: Convert Hardcopy Docs and Notes into Editable Files on OneDrive

Today the Office Lens app on Windows Phone received an update – you can now can take pictures of whiteboard notes or paper documents and Office Lens coverts them directly into editable Word documents and PowerPoint presentations. The documents are automatically saved to your OneDrive so you can access them on any device.

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