Microsoft OneDrive is offering to secure your Desktop, Documents and pictures folder content. You can use your standard file storage and OneDrive will connect them in the main OneDrive folder as if they were saved. In this article, we will guide you through the whole procedure to enable New OneDrive Folder Protection in Windows 10.

Enable OneDrive Folder Protection in Windows 10

To enable New OneDrive Folder Protection in Windows 10, follow this procedure step by step.

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

As soon as you click the OneDrive icon, the following menu will popup.

Click the More option and another menu will appear. Click the Settings option as highlighted in the above image. As soon as you click the Settings option, the following dialogue box will appear.

Now click the AutoSave tab and then click the Update folders button as highlighted in the above image. As you click the Update folder button, the following dialogue box will appear.

Choose the folder which you want to protect and then click the Start protection button as highlighted in the above image. Then folders protection will be started and you will end up at this screen.

Conclusion

By following this procedure, you will be able to enable new OneDrive folder protection in Windows 10.

How to enable OneDrive Folder Protection 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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