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'''Office 365''' is Microsoft's cloud-based productivity suite. It includes the following elements:
 
'''Office 365''' is Microsoft's cloud-based productivity suite. It includes the following elements:
 
* E-mail, including Exchange (the system that hosts all Middlebury e-mail) and Outlook Web Access (aka [http://go.middlebury.edu/webmail go/webmail]), a web-based mail client.   
 
* E-mail, including Exchange (the system that hosts all Middlebury e-mail) and Outlook Web Access (aka [http://go.middlebury.edu/webmail go/webmail]), a web-based mail client.   
* OneDrive, a file storage utility that allows you to manage your files through a Web browser or sync them locally with a client.
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* OneDrive, a file storage utility that allows you to either manage your files through a Web browser or sync them locally with a client.
 
* Office Online, a set of online software (including Word, Powerpoint, and Excel) that lets you create and edit Microsoft documents from within a Web browser and store them in OneDrive. (Some features are unavailable; for full-featured editing use Office 2016, which can save directly to OneDrive.)
 
* Office Online, a set of online software (including Word, Powerpoint, and Excel) that lets you create and edit Microsoft documents from within a Web browser and store them in OneDrive. (Some features are unavailable; for full-featured editing use Office 2016, which can save directly to OneDrive.)
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==Frequently Asked Questions==
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===How do I upload and download files to OneDrive through the Web interface?===
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#Go to [http://go.middlebury.edu/onedrive go/onedrive] and login.
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#* To add files, drag and drop them into the window, or click the Upload button.
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#** Folders cannot be directly uploaded in most browsers. Instead, create the folder in OneDrive in the web interface, then upload the contents.
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#* To download a file, select it and click the Download button.
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===Where do I get the OneDrive client for my computer?===
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Make sure to get the "Next Generation" client from [https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Get-started-with-the-OneDrive-for-Business-Next-Generation-Sync-Client-in-Windows-615391c4-2bd3-4aae-a42a-858262e42a49 Microsoft's download site].
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===What is the quota or limit for file storage?===
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5TB (5,000 GB).
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==Additional Resources==
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*[https://support.office.com/en-us/article/What-is-OneDrive-for-Business-b30da4eb-ddd2-44b6-943b-e6fbfc6b8dde?ui=en-US&rs=en-US&ad=US What is OneDrive for Business?]
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*[https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Upload-files-and-folders-in-OneDrive-ac4a9b7d-e36a-44af-bcf7-45e60cc303dc How to upload files to OneDrive]
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*[https://www.lynda.com/OneDrive-Business-tutorials/OneDrive-Business-Essential-Training/490092-2.html?org=middlebury.edu OneDrive for Business Essential Training from lynda.com]

Revision as of 17:01, 5 October 2016

For Google's set of similar online applications, see Google Apps.

Office 365 is Microsoft's cloud-based productivity suite. It includes the following elements:

  • E-mail, including Exchange (the system that hosts all Middlebury e-mail) and Outlook Web Access (aka go/webmail), a web-based mail client.
  • OneDrive, a file storage utility that allows you to either manage your files through a Web browser or sync them locally with a client.
  • Office Online, a set of online software (including Word, Powerpoint, and Excel) that lets you create and edit Microsoft documents from within a Web browser and store them in OneDrive. (Some features are unavailable; for full-featured editing use Office 2016, which can save directly to OneDrive.)

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I upload and download files to OneDrive through the Web interface?

  1. Go to go/onedrive and login.
    • To add files, drag and drop them into the window, or click the Upload button.
      • Folders cannot be directly uploaded in most browsers. Instead, create the folder in OneDrive in the web interface, then upload the contents.
    • To download a file, select it and click the Download button.

Where do I get the OneDrive client for my computer?

Make sure to get the "Next Generation" client from Microsoft's download site.

What is the quota or limit for file storage?

5TB (5,000 GB).

Additional Resources

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