OneDrive Files On-Demand Downloads – Block and Unblock Apps via Settings

onedrive on-demand online file

OneDrive Files On-Demand, a new feature which is essentially like OneDrive placeholders, has been made available with the release of Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. OneDrive Files On-Demand feature which is enabled by default, allows you to set a file or folder available “online only”. These “online” files in your OneDrive folder are shown with the blue cloud icon, indicating that they’re just placeholders where the real files exist only in the cloud.Read more

Error “The folder can’t be moved here” for Documents and Pictures Folders, Caused by OneDrive

If you’ve OneDrive options set to save documents and pictures in OneDrive, instead of This PC, the shell folders Documents, Pictures and its three sub-folders Saved Pictures, Camera Roll, Screenshots are redirected to the OneDrive folder. With this setting on, the user can’t use the Location tab for each of these special folders to Move them or Restore default location. In doing so, Access is denied error occurs with the message The folder can’t be moved here.Read more

Fix: Thumbnail Previews Not Showing up in File Explorer

Thumbnails Previews Not Showing up in File Explorer

Are your image files showing up with a generic mountain and lake scene instead of the miniature or thumbnail display in File Explorer? And video files may show up with the default media player icon.

Thumbnails Previews Not Showing up in File Explorer

This article tells you how to enable thumbnail preview and the preview handlers in File Explorer on Windows 10 and earlier.Read more