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    OneDrive Not Syncing After MacOS Update

    Ok, so I updated my Macbook last night to the updated OS. Everything seemed to work just fine until this afternoon. I usually run two OneDrive accounts on my Mac. Only one (the personal account) is showing up. When I click on the OneDrive icon in the menu bar and go to "add account" nothing...
  2. circatee

    Windows 10 and Parallels

    With the latest Mac Mini running M1, has anyone here installed and is using Parallels (Windows 10)? If so, any issues? Also, does your model have 8GB memory or 16GB memory? Currently, I have a Windows desktop. But, looking to move to a Mac Mini, as primary. With that, the idea is to have a...
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    Moving OneDrive files to local storage or iCloud on iPad

    If i go to Files App and try to move a file (already downloaded) I don't have any option of move/copy etc. I tried the Documents app by Readdle, but same thing happens. Any help or tip? Thanks.
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    MBP M1 Battery Draining Faster than Expected

    Hi all, Haven't been active on MacRoumors for a very long time so I hope I am posting in the right place. I just bought a MBP M1 base model. Suffice to say that its battery is far superior to my older MBP 13" Early 2015 base model, which requires recharge after every 2-3 hours of normal usage...
  5. Mitthrawnuruodo

    OneDrive is using 30 GB Memory on a Mac with 8 GB RAM

    tl;dr OneDrive is making my Mac extremely slow, is there any way to make OneDrive work properly on Macs? Due to company (school) policies based on GDPR rules, we are forced to use OneDrive for all files that contains student information. Now, I do agree, in principle, that we should keep...
  6. Nodens

    OneDrive Files on Demand option missing

    Today OneDrive updated to the latest version (18.240.1202) with Files on Demand support. Changelog describes that this option can be found under General tab, however this option is missing for me. I'm running Mojave 10.14.3 on a 2018 MacBook Pro. I tried restarting but it didn't change anything...
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    uploading from MyCloud(Ext HDD) to OneDrive directly

    Hello, I've MyCloud 4TB and OneDrive for Business. I need to upload around 3TB directly from MyCloud to OneDrive. My MBP is only 256 so would take me ages to do it manually. I tried to change location through OneDrive app, but it doesn't let me pick up a folder except for its own folder. Any...
  8. jafico1

    OneDrive killing battery life on 2018 MBP 15"

    As the title says, my 2018 MacBook Pro 15" seems to have a bit of a problem with OneDrive syncing, with it being a massive battery hog. It doesn't seem to be slowing down the Mac at all. Initially, I thought it was just due to the fact it was syncing the files from the OneDrive server, but I've...
  9. glawrie

    OneDrive sync client useless on macOS... anyone know any workarounds?

    The OneDrive macOS / OS X sync client has been a bit of a mess for a long time. For example, an amusing bug report from 2016 triggered this statement from MS tech support "Unfortunately the sync errors reported by the OneDrive client are due to filenames which are illegal on the OneDrive sync...
  10. glawrie

    Does OneDrive have a memory leak?

    Have been noticing recently that the MacOS OneDrive client appears to have something that looks a bit like a memory leak. Leave the app running and overtime the memory consumed by the app (with all other things remaining unchanged) goes up - I have seen this on a Mac Pro (5,1) and a MacBook Air...
  11. Jay-Jacob

    Files app passcode problem

    Hi Can’t find any info about this. I have Dropbox, OneDrive and google drive. All have passcode protect. If I try open in iOS 11 files app they all fail and need switch passcode off make it work. So I am wondering it is Dropbox, OneDrive and google drive not allow passcode option work with...
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    Fix to make OneDrive work in Beta 2

    Hi, I had the problem with OneDrive remaining stuck in the startup loop as stated in this forum under which apps works/doesn't work. I got the below set of instructions from Microsoft support and this resolved my issue. Solution: The latest Version of MAC is in this article...
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    Preview app Restore does not work with onedrive or dropbox

    Sort of an FYI but also a question in case there is a workaround. As the title suggests I "discovered" that the Preview app Restore does not work with onedrive or dropbox. If a file is modified in the Preview App and then downloaded from these services it loses the ability to recover previous...