Microsoft’s marking OneDrive’s fifteenth anniversary with a brand new touchdown web page, referred to as OneDrive Dwelling, and it ought to make it simpler to maintain tabs in your work. As a substitute of arriving on the My information tab while you first open OneDrive, you’ll end up on the brand new Dwelling web page that resembles that dashboard within the on-line model of Workplace.
Just like the Workplace internet app, OneDrive Dwelling incorporates an inventory of your information, organized by how just lately you accessed them. Above the record are filters that allow you to kind your paperwork by Phrase, Excel, PowerPoint, and PDF file sorts.
There’s additionally a brand new “Exercise” column to the fitting of the “Proprietor” file subject that tells you when somebody leaves a remark, @mentions one other person, or assigns you a process inside a shared doc. On the left aspect of the Dwelling view, Microsoft’s including a brand new Fast entry part, the place (similar to on Home windows) you’ll find and pin your most frequently-accessed areas.
Sadly, these adjustments aren’t stay proper now — Microsoft says OneDrive Dwelling shall be obtainable in “the approaching months.” From what it seems like, although, the brand new Dwelling web page might function a central hub that ought to allow you to keep organized whereas collaborating remotely.
Other than its OneDrive internet app, Microsoft can be rolling out its picture story function for the OneDrive cell app (primarily the OneDrive-equivalent to Instagram tales) to customers in Australia. The function’s not reaching customers within the US or different areas till later this 12 months.