Save a File to Microsoft OneDrive

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This article shows how to save a file from an Office365 application directly to OneDrive.

To save a file

  1. Select File > Save As > OneDrive – The University of Texas at Dallas.

Image of the Save As section in the outlook file tab.

  1. Choose to enter the file name here and type a name.
  2. If you want to save to another folder, select Browse, and select the folder you want.
  3. Click on Save.

The next time you open the Office app, you'll see your saved file in the Recent list.

Note: Requires Office 365, 2019, or 2016.

If you don't see "OneDrive – The University of Texas at Dallas" in the list:

  1. Select Add a Place and choose OneDrive for Business as shown below. Then sign in with your UTD email ( and password.

Screenshot of the Add a Place section.


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Mon 11/22/21 12:41 PM
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OneDrive is a file hosting service and synchronization service operated by Microsoft as part of its suite of Microsoft 365 services.