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How to install OneDrive for Business on iPad/iPhone

How to install OneDrive for Business on iPad/iPhone 1. Tap the App Store icon.       2. Search for OneDrive for Business.       3. Tap Install.  (If you have previously installed the app and removed it, you will see the downward arrow as shown below - tap on it.)       4. Once install has completed, tap Open.         5. Enter your Deakin...

How to install OneDrive for Business on a Windows tablet

How to install OneDrive for Business on a Windows tablet 1. Tap the Windows App Store.       2. In the search bar, type OneDrive and tap Search.       3. Tap Install.         4. Ensure the App successfully installs.       5. Return to your Start screen and search your installed Apps. You will now be able to see OneDrive, tap to open.    ...

Email message too large - error message received

Email message too large - error message received The instructions below should be used if you receive the following error message when trying to send an email with a large attachment: 'The file you're attaching is bigger than the server allows. Try putting the file in a shared location and sending a link instead.' Ideally, you should sto...

Why can't I upload my file to OneDrive?

Why can't I upload my file to OneDrive? You may be attempting to upload a restricted file type. Certain types of files are restricted from being uploaded to OneDrive for security reasons. i.e. ".exe" or ".cmd"   Please see the full list on the Microsoft website.

How do I edit a document using Office 365 on a Windows tablet?

How do I edit a document using Office 365 on a Windows tablet? 1. Connect to your Deakin OneDrive. 2. Open OneDrive.   3. Tap the document you wish to edit.   4. The document will automatically open in the relevant Office 2013 application (Word, Excel etc). If you don't have a licensed version of Office 2013 installed, Office 365 will op...

How do I change my sync location in OneDrive for Business?

How do I change my sync location in OneDrive for Business? By default, OneDrive syncs your document library in a folder under your Windows 'User' folder: C:\Users\username. You can change the default path for the document libraries you sync to your computer, provided you are not in the process of syncing your document libraries. If you a...

How do I access and edit a document using Office 365 on an iPad?

How do I access and edit a document using Office 365 on an iPad? These instructions are for iPad only, and not applicable to iPhone. There are several methods you can use to access and edit a document as part of the Office 365 suite on an iPad. These methods are outlined below. How to access and edit a document in Office 365 using Safari...

How to sync your OneDrive files on a Mac

How to sync your OneDrive files on a Mac Sync your OneDrive for Business library to your computer, so you can add files using Finder or work offline when you don't have an internet connection. Download the OneDrive for Business Mac sync client (currently a preview version and only compatible with OS X 10.9.5 and above). Install the appli...

How to access OneDrive from a web browser

How to access OneDrive from a web browser 1. Open a Web browser and go to Office 365 (www.deakin.edu.au/office365).     2. You'll be prompted with Deakin's Single Sign On screen. Enter your Deakin Username and Password, then click Sign on.       3. Your Office 365 page will open. Click OneDrive, located at the top right-hand side of the ...

How to sync your Office 365(OneDrive) files to a Windows PC

  How to sync your Office 365(OneDrive) files to a Windows PC This article assumes you already have OneDrive installed on your PC. OneDrive is part of the Office 2013 suite, Deakin Students can be download it for free - please see this help article. 1. Login to Deakin's Office 365, then click on OneDrive in the menu bar. 2. Click on Sync...

Restoring files from your OneDrive recycle bin

Restoring files from your OneDrive recycle bin How does the OneDrive Recycle Bin work? The OneDrive Recycle Bin allows you to: Restore and recover files; Delete files Increase the amount of storage space available. For information on how to access these features, refer to the Empty the Recycle Bin or restore your files guide on the Micro...

How to set up OneDrive on a Windows 8 Phone

How to set up OneDrive on a Windows 8 Phone Note: you need to have access to Wi-Fi on your phone to set up your Office 365 account. Refer to the instructions for connecting to Wi-Fi at Deakin (Eduroam).  Tap on the Home button on your Windows phone and scroll down to find the Office icon. Tap on the folder icon. Tap Import links instead,...

How do I pause or resume syncing on a OneDrive for Business folder?

How do I pause or resume syncing on a OneDrive for Business folder? To pause syncing, right click the OneDrive icon in the Windows notification area, then click Pause syncing. A pause icon will appear over the OneDrive icon:  This pauses syncing for all libraries you have synced to your computer. It does not disconnect them. To resume sy...

How do I stop a library syncing with OneDrive for Business?

How do I stop a library syncing with OneDrive for Business? If you've synced your OneDrive library or site libraries to folders on your computer, you can stop syncing these folders at any time. To stop syncing your files: Right click the OneDrive icon in the Windows notification area, then click Stop syncing a folder. Select the folder y...

Why do I get an "Invalid Characters" error when I sync files to OneDrive?

Why do I get an "Invalid Characters" error message when I sync files to OneDrive? If a file or folder you're trying to upload to OneDrive for Business contains any of the characters listed below, rename the file or folder to remove these characters.  The list of invalid characters is different on Office 365 and SharePoint 2013. More info...