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Uploading Documents

You can upload documents to your OneDrive for Business using any of these methods.

  • With OneDrive for Business open in your internet browser, drag and drop a file from your computer into the browser window. [see screenshot]
  • With OneDrive for Business open in your broswer, Click Upload, click Choose a file and find the file in your computer's folders. [see screenshot]
  • Sync your OneDrive for Business files to your computer so that you can navigate to them using your file explorer. When you save files in to the folder they will sync with your OneDrive for Businessacross all devices and online.
    • To sync your OneDrive for Business, click the Sync button next to Upload.


  • 20,000 item limit (e.g., folders, files)
  • 10 GB limit per file
  • File names can have up to 256 characters.
  • Folder names can have up to 250 characters.
  • Folder name and file name combinations can have up to 250 characters.
  • Can’t contain these characters: \ / : * ? " < > | # { } % ~ &
  • Invalid file types: .ashx, .asmx, .json, .soap, .svc, .xamlx

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