How to add OneDrive as a service

How to add OneDrive as a service

To open and save files to Microsoft OneDrive from Excel, PowerPoint or Word, you need to add OneDrive as a connected service.

  1. Open your Office app.

  2. Go to File then Account.

  3. Select Add a service then Storage.

  4. Choose OneDrive.

  5. Complete the sign-in steps for the account you are trying to add.

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See more support pages for OneDrive and OneDrive for work or school.
For the OneDrive mobile app, see Troubleshoot OneDrive mobile app problems.

OneDrive Admins can also view the OneDrive Tech Community, Help for OneDrive for Admins.

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If you still need help, contact support through your browser or shake your mobile device while you're in the OneDrive app.

OneDrive Admins can contact Microsoft 365 for business support.

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