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OneDrive Icons Explained

This article applies to: OneDrive

The Microsoft OneDrive icons in desktop notification areas, menu bars, Windows File Explorer, and macOS Finder tell you the sync state of the file or folder.

Microsoft provides an explanation of each on their documentation page, What do the OneDrive icons mean?


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