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How to Store or Upload Files to OneDrive

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Find out how to upload files to OneDrive.

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1. Access OneDrive

  1. Go to the sign-in page: http://onedrive.ucsd.edu.
  2. Log in with your AD username and password (using the format username@ucsd.edu)

2. Choose upload

Select upload from your Documents screen:

OneDrive screen

3. Choose a file

In the Add a document window:

  1. Browse to the file.
  2. Add version comments (optional)
  3. Click OK.

Add a document

Upload files from Office apps

Within any Microsoft Office application you can save a file to OneDrive:

  1. Go to the File menu.
  2. Select Save As.
  3. Select OneDrive @ UC San Diego.

Note: You must set up a file "sync" with your local computer in order to use this method.

Drag and drop files

You can also drag and drop files from your local system to OneDrive.

Note: If you drag files from a local drive to OneDrive via Windows Explorer, it will move the file, not make a copy.

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