Keyboard Shortcuts for OneDrive ~ A Brief Explanation!!

OneDrive is an online file hosting service provided by Microsoft. It allows users to store and sync files, Windows settings, and more. These files can be synced from PCs and accessed from a web browser or a mobile device. In this guide, we will show the list of shortcuts available for the OneDrive. Let’s get them below!!

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Last updated on Jan 18, 2021.

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Frequently Used Shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
? It helps to display the keyboard shortcuts window
Tab or
Shift+Tab
This shortcut key will help to move among the OneDrive region
F6 or
Shift+F6
It helps to move between the web browser bar and the OneDrive title bar
← ↑ → ↓ It helps to select the adjacent item
Ctrl+A This key will select all files and folders when the focus is on the contents grid
Esc Helps to clear all or navigate to the previous folder
Space It will select or clear the selection of a file or folder
U This shortcut key will upload an item
Ctrl+S It is used to download a selected item
S Helps to share a selected file or folder
F5 This key will refresh the window
V This shortcut key will help to switch between the List and Thumbnails view of the contents grid

Select and Clear Items Shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
← ↑ → ↓ This shortcut key will select the adjacent item
Ctrl+A It helps to select  all files and folders when the focus is in the contents grid
Esc Helps to clear all or navigate to the previous folder
Space This key will select or clear the selection of a file or folder

Change or Expand Available Information Shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
F5 Helps to refresh the window
I This key will display or hide the details pane
V Helps to switch between the list and thumbnails view of the contents grid
↑ ↓ In the List view of the content’s grid, get details about a selected file, including date and time modified and file type

Give Commands Shortcuts:

Shortcut Function
Enter It helps to open a selected file or folder
N This shortcut key will create a new file or folder when nothing is selected
Shift+F It helps to create a new folder
U This key will upload a file
Ctrl+S Helps to download a selected item
F2 This key will rename a selected file or folder
S Helps to share a selected file or folder
Del It will delete a selected file or folder

From this guide, you can get some clarification on the list of keyboard shortcuts available for OneDrive. If you have any doubts, feel free to let me know. Thank you!!

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