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OneDrive for Business

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OneDrive for Business is Office 365's personal cloud storage, which allows you to store, share, and sync your Loyola University Maryland work files. Your files will be accessible via the web, on your computer using the OneDrive sync client, or on your mobile device using the OneDrive app. 

Why are we doing this? 

Loyola is moving to OneDrive for Business as a more modern storage and collaboration platform.

Lynda.com OneDrive for Business playlist

OneDrive for Business FAQ in Knowledge Base


Request a walkthrough of OneDrive for Business


Will the size of the G drive stay the same?
The G size will increase, OneDrive for Business includes 1 Terabyte of space, which is 200 times more than the 5 gigabytes you currently have on your G: drive. 

How do I restore files?
There is a recycle bin in your OneDrive for Business that can be used to restore deleted files or folders. Within the next several weeks, Microsoft is introducing a File Restore option that will let you restore to previous versions of your files and folders within the last30 days.

Is collaboration possible in OneDrive?
Information on Sharing and Document collaboration can be found in the Loyola Knowledge Base. 

When will our department be moved to OneDrive for Business?  
Your department will be notified about the change, migrations will begin starting February 2019.