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How to install OneDrive on iPad/iPhone

How to install OneDrive on iPad/iPhone Open the App Store and install OneDrive. Enter your Deakin email address and password: Type your username in the following format: Staff - firstname.lastname@deakin.edu.au Student - username@deakin.edu.au Tap Sign In. You will be prompted by Deakin's Single Sign On. Enter your Deakin Username and Pa...

How to install OneDrive on a Windows tablet

 How to install OneDrive on a Windows tablet Open the Windows App Store. Search for OneDrive. Tap Install. Open Onedrive and tap Sign In, select Work or school account. Type your username in the following format: Staff - firstname.lastname@deakin.edu.au Student - username@deakin.edu.au Enter your Deakin password and tap OK.  

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...

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 to access OneDrive from a web browser

How to access OneDrive from a web browser Open a Web browser and go to Office 365 (www.deakin.edu.au/office365). You'll be prompted with Deakin's Single Sign On screen. Enter your Deakin Username and Password, then click Sign on. Your Office 365 page will open with OneDrive by default. If you have trouble accessing OneDrive, contact 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 suite, Deakin Students and Staff can be download it for free - please see this help article. Login to Deakin's Office 365 and open OneDrive. Click on Sync in the toolbar. Some bro...

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 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? This article refers to the OneDrive for Business sync client on Windows - find out Which version of OneDrive am I using? If you've synced your OneDrive library or site libraries to folders on your computer using OneDrive for Business, you can stop syncing these folders at any ti...

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? Some characters are not supported in OneDrive for Business. If a file or folder you're trying to upload to OneDrive for Business contains any of these characters, you will receive an error message. The use of the following characters in a file name is not s...