Every teacher and student at WAB has over 1TB (1000GB) of online storage with their O365 account. Using the OneDrive app, you can automatically backup files to the cloud and sync any changes you make online to your computer! You just need to make sure the files you would normally put in Documents or the Desktop go in your OneDrive folder instead. Read on to find out how to set up and use the OneDrive app.
Where do I find the app on Mac?
You can find the OneDrive app up in your Menu bar by clicking on the cloud icon.
Where can I find my OneDrive folder?
You’ll see the folder in Finder called OneDrive – Western Academy of Beijing
What should I put in my OneDrive folder?
All your school files! This is an automatic back up for your files so anything that is in the folder will be backed up to the cloud for safe-keeping. Any changes you make online will also be synced to your computer.
Yes. You can turn on Spotlight search in System Preferences.
First, click the Apple logo in the top left corner of your Mac Desktop and select System Preferences, then select Extensions in the top-level menu (shown in the 3rd row from the top).
Toggle on the OneDrive Finder Integration to enable Finder overlays.
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