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Categories: OneDrive

March 26, 2020

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New Feature: OneDrive Sync Version History

MC205517, Stay Informed, Published date: Mar 5, 2020


“Updated March 20, 2020: We have extended the roll-out timeline to ensure the best experience. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Your Windows and Mac users will now be able to view and restore previous versions of their files directly in the desktop via File Explorer or the Mac Finder.

  • We’ll be gradually rolling this out to customers in mid-March.
  • The rollout will be completed by the end of April (previously March).

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 61527.How does this affect me?

Users will see a new entry in the context menu in Finder, File Explorer, and OneDrive Activity Feed. Version history will allow users to download previous versions of a file as well restore or delete previous versions.

restore files

What do I need to do to prepare for this change?

You might consider updating your user training and notifying your help desk.”

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