Setup: OneDrive for Business

Setup:  OneDrive for Business
 

Overview:

This article will help you install and configure OneDrive for Business, to allow you to synchronize work related files between devices and to Office 365.

Office365 OneDrive is DSU's recommended cloud solution for personal work files.  For sharing departmental files, please use SharePoint. 
 

Instructions:

How to access the OneDrive via the Web:

Open a browser and navigate to https://portal.office.com.
Log in using your DSU email and password. (Note: The screen will redirect to a page containing the DSU logo after your email is entered. This is normal.)
You should be greeted with a grid containing different office products. (If not, click the 3x3 “waffle” grid in the top left corner of the page.)
Click the OneDrive icon.

Install the OneDrive application:

Follow the directions above.
In the lower left corner of the page, locate and click “Get the OneDrive apps”.

For MacOS:
Click “Download”, and install the application. (Note: You should be redirected to the App Store to install the application.)

For Windows 10:
OneDrive is already installed on your device. Click “Start OneDrive”.

 

Configure the OneDrive application:

Open the OneDrive application.
Enter your email and click “Sign in”. (Note: The screen will redirect to a page containing the DSU logo after your email is entered. This is normal.)
Enter your password and click “Sign in”.
Choose a location for your OneDrive folder. (We recommend using the default location.)
Select which files you want synchronized from your OneDrive and click “Next”.
Finally, click “Open my OneDrive – Dakota State University folder”.

 

Troubleshooting:

If you are unable to get your device to connect, please contact the ITS Support Desk.

Details

Article ID: 43044
Created
Wed 11/22/17 1:33 PM
Modified
Wed 11/22/17 2:18 PM

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