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OneDrive for Business - 

Sync to Computer with Outlook 2013

Sync OneDrive for Business to your computer and then access your files from File Explorer instead of from a web browser. All updates sync to OneDrive for Business or site libraries whenever you’re online.

Note: To use this feature you must have the following:

  1. Login to OWA -
  2. Select the app launcher, and then select OneDrive.

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  3. Select the Sync button. 

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  4. At the prompt, click Sync Now to start the sync app wizard. 

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  5. You may be prompted with the following security warning. Check “Remember my choice…..” and click on Launch Application.

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  6. You will be required to login again. Enter your email address and click Next

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  7. Enter your password on the next screen and then click on Sign In.

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  8. The wizard automatically fills in the name and web address of the library.  Select Sync Now in the wizard to start syncing.

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    You can click Show my files… in the wizard to open the synced library folder in File Explorer.

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    In Windows File Explorer, the folder is listed in your Favorites as well. It appears as OneDrive for Business.

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    You should now see the OneDrive icon in your taskbar as well.

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    Note: These are some limitations related to syncing OneDrive for Business to your computer:

    • You can sync up to 20,000 items in your OneDrive for Business library, including folders and files.
    • You can sync up to 5,000 items in site libraries, including folders and files.
    • In any library, you can download files up to 2 GB.