Adding Link settings to the Quick Permissions inside the OneDrive Share Control

This new OneDrive feature will make Link settings more discoverable by adding it to the quick permissions dropdown inside the OneDrive sharing dialog.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 81958.

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Public preview: OneDrive Sync admin reports in the Microsoft 365 Apps Admin center

We are releasing in public preview a new dashboard for IT administrators to check OneDrive sync app versions, sync status, sync errors on individual devices, and to monitor deployment progress of Known Folder Move.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 65909.

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Whiteboard storage changing to OneDrive for Business

Microsoft Whiteboard—the collaborative canvas in Microsoft 365—is being rebuilt to integrate seamlessly across the suite, so you can create, share, discover, and manage whiteboards as easily as any Office document.

Starting October 2021, all newly created whiteboards will be stored as files in OneDrive for Business. This will provide your organization with rich content management features, including:

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OneDrive: iOS – Outline for PDF viewing

This new OneDrive for iOS release will allow you to view a table of contents that you can use for easy and concise navigation in a PDF document. Just press a title in the table of contents and you’ll navigate directly to the page.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 81918.

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OneDrive: Android – Outline for PDF viewing

This new OneDrive for Android release will allow you to view a table of contents that you can use for easy and concise navigation in a PDF document. Just press a title in the table of contents and you’ll navigate directly to the page.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 81917.

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Exclude specific files from OneDrive sync on macOS

This new feature setting will allow you to exclude newly added OneDrive files from syncing to the cloud by file name or extension on macOS devices.

This will rollout to the OneDrive sync app on macOS.

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OneDrive sync client update available for Mac

We are making updates available for the OneDrive sync app on Mac.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 70693.

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OneDrive sync client 64-bit update available for Windows

We are making a 64-bit version of the OneDrive sync client available for Windows.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap IDs 70694 and 70695.

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Zip file partial downloads no longer available

Starting May 2021, it will no longer be possible to download individual files or subsets of files within .zip file previews in OneDrive and SharePoint on the web . Instead we recommend downloading the entire .zip file, extracting its contents and using the files needed. In the past, we have received customer feedback that at times when a user selects a subset of files to download from within a .zip file, the files are not downloaded successfully. As we focus our investments on downloading entire .zip files, we are retiring the partial download feature as users can edit .zip files as needed once downloaded.

Key points:

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OneDrive Android – Bookmarks feature for PDF viewing

We are adding a bookmark that makes it easier for users of OneDrive mobile app for Android to return to a specific page in a PDF document and pick up where they left off.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 70547.

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