(Cloud) Tip of the Day: Map OneDrive to a drive letter


Today’s Tip…

If you have a scenario where you need to map OneDrive to a drive letter, here is the steps to do that…

Note: While WebDav is supported this will work. If at any time OneDrive for Business no longer supports WebDav, this will no longer work.

  1. Within File Explorer, right click on your OneDrive for Business, select OneDrive for Business, then select Copy link. clip_image001
  2. Within File Explorer, right click on Network and select Map a network drive.  clip_image002
  3. In the Folder field, right click and paste
  4. Make sure that Reconnect at sign-in  is selected                                 clip_image003
  5. Click Finish

Your OneDrive will now show up as a mapped drive.


Comments (2)

  1. Brett Marshall says:

    Access Denied. Before opening files in this location, you must first add the web site to your trusted site list, browse to the web site, and select the option to login automatically’

    Of course, this does not work…

    1. This worked for me. Make sure you close all browsers after adding the trusted site. Then try to add the network drive.

      The error can be reproduced when not closing the browsers first.

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