The sync client now allows you to sync folders shared with you from other OneDrives. See the updated Sync client user guide to find out how.
If you experience technical issues with this process, please contact Service Desk.
The OneDrive for Business Sync client is a program that creates and updates copies of your OneDrive for Business files on your computer. This allows you to edit the version saved on your computer in an offline environment (e.g. on the train) and have the changes synced to your OneDrive when you next have internet access.
Read the OneDrive sync client guide to find out about the installation and use of the software.
The benefits of using the new OneDrive for Business sync client on your computer include:
Limitations & Considerations
Things to know about and consider when using the sync client on your computer:
The OneDrive for Business sync client can be installed on demand on all University managed and personal devices.
Install at work
Windows users can install the Sync client from the Software Centre.
Mac users can install the Sync client from the Apple App Store.
After the client is installed, you will be prompted to log in with your Plymouth University email address and password. Follow the instructions to select a folder to synchronise. (N.B. Mac users must select 'Open at logon' from the Preferences window when you open the client for the first time.)