Sync Microsoft SharePoint Sites to Microsoft OneDrive

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 This article provides information and instructions on how to set up sync between SharePoint sites and OneDrive.


 Sync to Libraries/Folders

  • Login to Office and select SharePoint from the app list.

Microsoft 365 app list.

  • Select the site that you want to sync.
  • Select Documents or navigate to the sub-folder that you want to sync within in site library pane and select Sync.

Documents folder selected under the SharePoint website to show the folders available for syncing. There is a ribbon at the top with sync icon.

  • If your browser requests permission to use Microsoft OneDrive confirm that this is okay.
  • Choose the folders that you want to sync, and then click Start sync.
  • SharePoint team sites sync under a folder with your tenant name. This folder is automatically added to the left navigation pane in File Explorer/Finder.

Sync Team Files to SharePoint/OneDrive

  • Select Files from the Teams Channel you want to sync.
  • Select the option Sync.

Files under in channels pane in the SharePoint website homepage documents folder.

  • You will be prompted to sign in to OneDrive and open your OneDrive Folder.
  • The files from the channel you selected will now be synced with your OneDrive account and be available on your computer's File Explorer/Finder for easy access.


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Mon 11/22/21 12:41 PM
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