Microsoft OneDrive

OneDrive is the file storage component of Office 365 that allows users to upload and sync files to a cloud storage and then access them from a Web browser or their local device.

You can use ExpanDrive to connect to your Microsoft OneDrive storage.


Why ExpanDrive:

ExpanDrive gives you the opportunity to connect to your Microsoft One Drive Storage using a familiar file browser interface native to your OS.


To connect to Microsoft One Drive

  1. From the ExpanDrive window, click on Add.
  2. Click on Microsoft OneDrive. The OneDrive authorization screen is displayed.
  3. one drive 1

    The Microsoft account sign-in screen is displayed.

  4. Enter your Microsoft account username and password.
  5. one drive 2

    The cloud storage configuration screen is then displayed.

    one drive 3

  6. Configure the fields as described in the table below.
  7. Parameter Description
    account username for your Microsoft account.
    nickname optional nickname to identify the connection.
    drive letter drive letter that you would like to use to connect to the service.
  8. Click on Save.
  9. Return to the Main Screen of ExpanDrive by clicking on the ExpanDrive icon in the system tray.
  10. Click on the Connect icon connect icon to connect to your storage.

ExpanDrive connects to the service, and the file browser interface native to your OS will open upon a successful connection.