The OneDrive Blog

Save attachments directly to OneDrive from Outlook.com

Today the Outlook.com team announced a new feature which allows you to save attachments from your Outlook.com email directly to OneDrive with one click. Files are automatically saved to an “Email attachments” folder and can be easily accessed across all your devices. And with files in OneDrive there is no need to worry about multiple versions in your inbox. Read more

Taking the Next Step in Sync for OneDrive

We want OneDrive to be the very best way for people to store and share files, photos, and documents across life and work. Over the past year we’ve seen a massive increase in OneDrive use for people who use Windows and Office both at home and work. We want to take this opportunity to share how we are thinking about delivering a great sync experience and some of the things that are coming in the next few months. We are focused on making OneDrive a great tool for you to store content, share it, and collaborate with your friends, family, and co-workers. A fundamental part of that is ensuring that OneDrive reliably and securely syncs files between the cloud and your devices. That’s why we’re building features like the ability to sync shared folders, and selective sync across all platforms. Read more

Windows Phone app gets a new UI and easy access to your work documents; Android apps offers new folder widget and recycle bin support

Yesterday we announced big changes to Office 365 subscriptions that will let our customers store an unlimited amount of files in OneDrive and never have to worry about running out of space. This is an important change, which truly helps make OneDrive the one place for everything in your work and personal lives.   And today we’re rolling out new versions of our Windows Phone and Android apps that continue to fulfill that promise and make it easier to access your files and stay productive while on the go. Read more

OneDrive delivers unlimited cloud storage to Office 365 subscribers

Today, storage limits just became a thing of the past with Office 365. Moving forward, all Office 365 customers will get unlimited OneDrive storage at no additional cost. We’ve started rolling this out today to Office 365 Home, Personal, and University customers. The roll out will continue over the coming months, so if you want to be one of the very first to get more storage, go here to put yourself at the front of the line. In the meantime, you can take advantage of the massive capacity you have today by activating the auto upload feature for your camera roll on your phone.Read more

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.  Read more

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.Read more