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Categories: OneDrive

November 2, 2020

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Update: Shared Library creation experience in OneDrive for work or school

From Microsoft Corporation

MC225611, Stay Informed, Published date: Oct 31, 2020
Feature update, User impact

We’re simplifying how users create new Shared Libraries in OneDrive on the web.

This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 67163.

When this will happen

  • Targeted release – early November through mid-November
  • Standard release – late November through mid-December

How this will affect your organization

Users who click “Create shared library” in OneDrive on the web will see a simplified experience for creating a Shared Library.

New settings
New settings

New Shared Libraries experience

Old Shared Libraries experience

The new experience focuses on setting the Name and Membership. All options for modifying the Site and email address, Privacy, Sensitivity and Language settings are available under an advanced settings dropdown.

This experience respects all existing admin settings and behaviors around TeamSite creation.What you need to do to prepare

You might want to notify your users about this new capability and update your training and documentation as appropriate.

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