Overview of Microsoft OneDrive


This document provides a general overview of online storage offered with your UW account, Microsoft OneDrive.

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What is it?

You can think of OneDrive as your cloud-based personal drive. It is your individual secure location to store work-related documents in the cloud. It is based on Microsoft SharePoint Online and is included with our Office 365 subscription.

Why should I use it?

In addition to being your individual secure file storage location, OneDrive has features that make it easier for you to access your work documents and share documents with others.

How do I use it?

There are several ways you can access your OneDrive folder.



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More information about OneDrive is avaialble from Microsoft. Following are some helpful links

Get Help

  • Click HERE to contact UW Shared Services or HERE for the Office of Technology Services (OTS) Helpdesk if you have any issues with these instructions.