The update provides a new OneDrive function called ‘On-Demand files’, in which your PC now displays versions of your OneDrive files from placeholder. They are extracted as required when you or a program tries to access them. In this article, we will guide you through the whole procedure to enable on-Demand OneDrive Files in Windows 10.

Enable on-Demand OneDrive Files in Windows 10

To enable on-Demand OneDrive Files in Windows 10, follow this procedure step by step.

Click on the OneDrive icon which is on the right corner of the taskbar as the following image is showing.

As you click the icon, a menu will open as follows.

Click the More option and then choose the Settings as highlighted in the above image. The Settings option will open the following dialogue box.

Click the Settings tab and check the Save space and download files as you use them checkbox as highlighted in the above image. After this, you have to choose the available on-demand files. For that, click the Account tab and then Choose folders button as the following image is showing.

As you click the Choose folders button, the following dialogue box will display.

Now choose the folder of your choice and then click the OK button as highlighted in the above image.

Conclusion

By following this procedure, you will be able to enable on-Demand Files in Windows 10.

How to enable on-Demand OneDrive Files in Windows 10
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Karim Buzdar

About the Author: Karim Buzdar holds a degree in telecommunication engineering and holds several sysadmin certifications. As an IT engineer and technical author, he writes for various web sites. He blogs at LinuxWays.

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