Sync basics - what you can and cannot sync

IMAP e-mail accounts. If you want to sync your IMAP e-mail, you first need to add the account to Outlook. For more information about how to add an account, see Add an email account to Outlook for Mac.. After that, there are two synchronization options: using IMAP IDLE (also known as "Live Sync") and creating schedules for subscribed folders.
Applies To: Outlook 2016, Outlook 2016 for Mac, Outlook for Mac 2011, Outlook on the web, Outlook.com, Outlook Mail for Windows 10, Outlook on the web for Exchange Server 2016

How to troubleshoot synchronization problems when you ...

On the Tools menu, click Account Settings. Click the Data Files tab, and then make sure that Mailbox - account name is set as the default. Click the E-mail tab. Click Mailbox - account name, and then click Settings. Click the Advanced tab, verify that the Use Cached Exchange Mode option is selected, and then click OK.

Sync OneDrive files and folders - OneDrive (home or personal)

Work with your files in your file system. Once you're synced, you’ll see your files in File Explorer. On a Mac, your files will appear under OneDrive in the Mac Finder.. If you use more than one account, your personal files appear under OneDrive – Personal and your work or school files appear under OneDrive - CompanyName.. You can copy or move files from your computer to OneDrive right ...
Applies To: OneDrive (home or personal), OneDrive for Mac, OneDrive for Windows

How to sync email account settings between Windows 10 ...

The settings that will be sync when you use your Microsoft account on other Windows 10 devices are themes, Internet Explorer settings, password, Language preferences, Ease of Access, and Other Windows Settings, If you want your other Windows 10 devices to have the email of your current Windows 10 device, you must set your email on your other Windows 10 devices.
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Sync files with OneDrive in Windows

Note: If you were already syncing OneDrive for work or school to your computer (using the previous sync app) and you've just installed the sync app, you won't see the This is your OneDrive folder or the Sync files from your OneDrive screen during OneDrive Setup. The sync app automatically takes over syncing in the same folder location you were using before.
Applies To: SharePoint in Microsoft 365, Office for business, Microsoft 365 admin, SharePoint Server 2019, Office 365 operated by 21Vianet, Office 365 operated by 21Vianet - Admin, OneDrive (work or school), Office.com, OneDrive (home or personal), OneDrive (work or school) operated by 21Vianet, OneDrive for Business, OneDrive for Windows, SharePoint admin center, SharePoint in Microsoft 365 Small Business, SharePoint operated by 21Vianet

Choose which OneDrive folders to sync to your computer ...

The sync settings you choose are unique to each computer unless you're syncing everything everywhere. Also, if you're choosing folders on two computers and you create a new folder on computer A that you want to sync to computer B, you'll need to go to computer B and select the new folder there. Learn more.
Applies To: SharePoint Server 2019, OneDrive (work or school), Office.com, OneDrive (home or personal), OneDrive for Business, OneDrive for Mac, OneDrive for Windows

Sync SharePoint and Teams files with your computer ...

If you used the previous OneDrive for work or school sync app the folder structure for your synced folders might change when you begin syncing with the sync app. On computers with older versions of Windows where you used the previous OneDrive sync app, you may see an old "SharePoint" or "Teams" folder under Favorites in File Explorer.
Applies To: SharePoint in Microsoft 365, Office for business, Microsoft 365 admin, SharePoint Server 2019, Office 365 operated by 21Vianet, Office 365 operated by 21Vianet - Admin, OneDrive (work or school), OneDrive (work or school) operated by 21Vianet, OneDrive for Business, OneDrive for Windows, SharePoint admin center, SharePoint operated by 21Vianet

OneDrive help for Windows 8.1 - OneDrive (home or personal)

For more info, see Sync settings between PCs. Go to Settings in your PC to change any of these settings: Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, tap Settings, and then tap Change PC settings. (If you're using a mouse, point to the lower-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer up, click Settings, and then click Change PC settings.)
Applies To: OneDrive (home or personal)

Update to Windows 8.1 from Windows 8

With an account, you'll be able to get apps from the Windows Store, automatically sync your settings and documents between PCs, back up your photos to the cloud so you can get to them from anywhere, and see all your contacts from multiple email and social networking accounts together in the People and Mail apps.

Update to Windows 8.1 from Windows 8

With an account, you'll be able to get apps from the Windows Store, automatically sync your settings and documents between PCs, back up your photos to the cloud so you can get to them from anywhere, and see all your contacts from multiple email and social networking accounts together in the People and Mail apps.
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