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Microsoft OneDrive
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One of the best cloud storage services, a great alternative for those using the Microsoft Office pack or those looking for a free storage service

Registration date
Wednesday October 14, 2020
Last seen
April 16, 2021

Microsoft OneDrive is a mobile app by Microsoft working as a cloud hosting provider. It is used as a synchronization system and file sharing. It has a storage capacity of 5G on any mobile device. The application works with Microsoft 365, allowing an upgrade of the subscription for 1TB of storage capacity. Microsoft OneDrive allows users to interact with other Microsoft accounts.

Microsoft OneDrive Main Features

  • Storage: Microsoft OneDrive gives up to 5GB of free cloud storage. All of the files stored in OneDrive have an automatic backup and synchronization, it works as well with other integrated mobile and fixed electronic devices. All modifications and changes are notified to the user via push notifications. With the Microsoft 365 subscription, users can use up to 1TB of storage capacity.

  • Share Photos and Files: The mobile application allows users to easily share files, photos, videos, and more. It can also be used to enable editing and modifications among users. It makes it easy for users to share all of their photos and videos on social media networks and share them among family and friends. All of the files are automatically synchronized and updated with all of the devices linked to the same OneDrive account.

  • Security: One of the most important features of OneDrive is the encryption of the files to ensure secure transit of files in the cloud. For even better security, users can add passwords to their cloud access and their 365 personal and family accounts. The application also has a personal vault feature to create personal files with private security passwords.

  • Microsoft 365: When subscribing to the home or business plan, the Microsoft 365 package enables you to synchronize all of the content on your Microsoft account with the software included in Office 365, Microsoft OneDrive, Outlook, Skype, and more. All of the systems work together and notify all users of any updates and modifications. The files are all stored in the Microsoft OneDrive cloud.

Is Microsoft OneDrive Free?

Microsoft OneDrive is available for free download for Android and offers 5G of free storage.

It has an upgrade to Microsoft 635 that includes a 1TB storage capacity among other features:

For Home

  • Microsoft 365 Family $99.99 USD / year

  • Microsoft 365 Personal $69.99 USD / year

For Business

  • Microsoft 365 Business Basic $5.00 user/month

  • Microsoft 365 Business Standard $12.50 user/month

  • Microsoft 365 Business Premium $20.00 user/month

How To Start Using Microsoft OneDrive?

Once the application is downloaded from the Google Play Store. Simply sign to your Microsoft account, if you do not already have one you can create one here.

  • If you hold a classic or Microsoft 365 account it’ll automatically recognize your profile and restore all of your information and files.
  • If this is your first time using a Microsoft account, the free trial of 5G will be enabled and the option of purchasing the Microsoft 365 will be enabled.

Microsoft OneDrive System Requirements

  • Android Version: 6.0 and up
  • Size:Varies with device
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