Using OneDrive

Find out how to use OneDrive

Understanding the OneDrive icons

Once you have OneDrive setup you will notice that the icons for files that are on OneDrive look different. There is also a new status column. The graphic below explains the icons, remembering that for each of the status icons the file is also stored online in the cloud in your OneDrive.

If you have shared the file with someone then the icon shows a little person next to it.

The right-click menu

Right-clicking any OneDrive file or folder opens the usual context menu, but with several valuable OneDrive-based options: