OneDrive for Business

The OneDrive for Business sync app lets you synchronise your OneDrive for Business library or other SharePoint site libraries to your local computer. This sync app is available with Office 2013, Office 2016 or with Office 365 subscriptions that include Office 2013 and 2016 applications. If you don’t have Office 2013 or 2016, you can download a free copy of office.

To sync OneDrive for Business, sign in to Office 365 or SharePoint, select OneDrive at the top of the page, and then click Sync.

Syncing OneDrive for Business or a site library to your computer

You’ll find your synchronised files in your File Explorer, under Favorites. Your synchronised files appear in the OneDrive - University of Wales Trinity Saint David folder. Work on them locally if you like and your changes will be synchronised automatically with your OneDrive for Business library when you’re online.

There is a OneDrive for Business app for Windows, Android, Mac OS X, iOS, Windows Phone and Xbox. To download any of these apps visit the Microsoft page for more information.

With OneDrive for Business, you get 1 TB of storage space. For information about file types that you can’t add to OneDrive for Business, see Types of files that cannot be added to a list or library.

You can fix sync errors you get while you use the OneDrive for Business sync app by choosing View sync problems in the OneDrive for Business menu in the system tray.

You can find out detailed in structions on Microsofts website, alternatively create a support ticket by visiting https://webhelp.uwtsd.ac.uk, call the IT Service Desk on 0300 500 5055 or email ITServiceDesk@uwtsd.ac.uk.

You can find detailed instructions on how to fix OneDrive for Business sync problems on Microsofts website.