OneDrive sync client will be blocked on virtualized machines configured with unsupported versions of FSLogix

Note: If your organization does not utilize OneDrive on virtual machines, you can safely disregard this message.

OneDrive Sync client connections from a virtual machine using FSLogix releases older than FSLogix 2009 Hot Fix 1 are not supported and will get blocked starting Jan 2023. The hard block will show an error message, and the attempt to run the OneDrive Sync client on the machine will get blocked. 

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OneDrive: Sharing experiences – simplifying link settings

We’re improving Link settings by providing more helpful tooltips, definitions and clearer language to help you understand which link type and permissions best suit your needs prior to sharing a file or folder with your coworkers.

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Updating OneDrive for Business end users ability to create service requests directly

The ability of OneDrive users to contact Microsoft directly in the form of support requests will be retired before the end of the calendar year 2022.

Only an administrator will be able to open a support request with Microsoft.

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OneDrive: Sharing Experiences – Sensitivity Labels in the sharing dialog

We’re adding sensitivity labels to the sharing dialog to help better secure your company data and compliance.

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OneDrive: Sharing Experiences – simplifying external sharing

We want to simplify the sharing journey when a customer would like to collaborate with someone outside of their organization.

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OneDrive: Folder Backup for macOS

Folder Backup enables an admin and/or end-user to redirect the local macOS Desktop and Documents folder to OneDrive.  This allows the end user to keep using those folders to save their content while delivering the protection and access anywhere promise that OneDrive offers.  The feature and relative list entries are very similar to the Folder Backup experience that has been on Windows for a while.

Note: If your organization does not use macOS you can safely disregard this message.

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Microsoft OneDrive: Granular controls for Request Files Links & Anyone Links

These policy changes will make it possible for customers to enable the Request Files scenario on OneDrives without also enabling file & folder Anyone links.

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Feature Update: Rename Add to OneDrive Shortcuts in OneDrive Web

We’ve added the ability to rename shortcuts you’ve added using the “Add to OneDrive” feature within OneDrive web.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 93279

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OneDrive: Rename Add to OneDrive shortcuts

We’ve added the ability to rename shortcuts you’ve added using the “Add to OneDrive” feature within OneDrive web.

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OneDrive sync app will automatically configure accounts

This release will enable the OneDrive sync app to sign into an account even quicker. Users will experience an improved single sign-on experience by automatically being able to see their OneDrive files within their file browser upon sign in or OneDrive app update.

  • On Windows, users who are signed into the device with an Azure Active Directory (AAD) account will see their OneDrive folder start syncing without entering their account credentials.
  • On macOS, users who are signed into another Microsoft app (i.e., Office, Teams, Edge, etc.) will see their OneDrive folder start syncing without entering their account credentials.

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