Microsoft is marking OneDrive’s 15th anniversary with a brand new touchdown web page, referred to as OneDrive House, and it ought to make it simpler so that you can maintain observe of your exercise as a substitute of touchdown within the My Information tab while you first open OneDrive , you may end up on the brand new house web page that appears like that dashboard from the web model of Workplace.
Just like the Workplace internet app, OneDrive House incorporates an inventory of your recordsdata, organized by how just lately you have accessed them. Above the listing are filters that allow you to type your paperwork by Phrase, Excel, PowerPoint, and PDF file varieties.
There’s additionally a brand new “Exercise” column to the correct of the file’s “Proprietor” discipline, which tells you when somebody leaves a remark, @mentions one other person, or assigns you a process in a shared doc. On the left facet of the House view, Microsoft is including a brand new Fast Entry part, the place (similar to in Home windows) yow will discover and pin your most often accessed areas.
Sadly, these adjustments aren’t out there proper now — Microsoft says OneDrive House might be out there within the “coming months.” From the seems of it, although, the brand new house web page may function a central hub that ought to enable you to keep organized whereas collaborating remotely.
Along with its OneDrive internet app, Microsoft can also be rolling out the picture story characteristic for the OneDrive cell app (basically OneDrive’s equal of Instagram tales) for customers in Australia. The characteristic does not roll out to customers within the US or different areas till later this yr.