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How to Disable OneDrive on Windows 10 in 2020 – New Method

How to Disable OneDrive on Windows 10 in 2020

OneDrive is like Microsoft version of dropbox. It is a place to share and save files across machines. You can log in to two or three computers and devices. And, if you have the same OneDrive account rectify one each of them. The files that you have on one device will be available and that can be very useful. But many people do not use that functionality and one derives is always running in the background of their system. Popping up notifications, they do not want it, they do not understand it and they would like to get rid of it. it is very easy to disable OneDerive, just check “How to Disable OneDrive on Windows 10 in 2020 – New Method”.

Further, you can easily access your files present in your OneDrive to from Web Browser. OneDrive provides you the best way to sync, store, or exchange data easily. You do it from Windows 10, or from the OneDrive app on your device or desktop. And, Microsoft provides OneDrive app for all the devices. For example, iOS, Android, MacOSXboX, and for all the versions. Moreover, if you disable the OneDrive from your computer than your files not be deleted.  If you want to disable OneDrive from your Windows, just follow the steps below.

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What is OneDrive?

Most of the time OneDrive is known as Microsoft Drive. The task of OneDrive app is file hosting and synchronization. It is officially created by Microsoft company. OneDrive is the best option when you want to save or host files in a safe place. Fortunately, OneDrive is available for you in 107 Languages, it means you won’t any kind of difficulties because you can use it with your own language. It was released on 1 August 2007 with tons of amazing features. By the passage of time, it has got much active users on a daily basis.

How to Disable OneDrive on Windows 10

Step1. Click on the start menu button

Step2. Type task manager into the search bar. And, launch the taskbar.

How to Disable OneDrive on Windows 10 in 2020 - New Method
Task manager

Step3. In the top, select the startup tab and click on it.

Step4. Among the options, you have to select Microsoft OneDrive App and click on it. Then tap on disable.

Step5. Once done, now close the taskbar.

Congrats you have successfully disabled OneDrive in your windows.

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How to Remove or Uninstall OneDrive on Windows 10 in 2020

Step1. Press Windows + 1 for settings or you can as well directly open settings.

Step2. Click on Apps & features.

How to Disable OneDrive on Windows 10 in 2020 - New Method
Microsoft OneDrive

Step3. Find the Microsoft OneDrive and click on it. And then, you have the option of Modify and Uninstall. Click on Uninstall.

How to Disable OneDrive on Windows 10 in 2020 - New Method
Uninstall

How to Unlink OneDrive on Windows 10

If you want to disable OneDrive fastly and straightforward then directly unlink it from your Windows 10 PC. Unlinking will automatically remove your Microsoft Office from OneDrive. If you want to remove OneDrive then unlinking is the best and only method for this.

  • Click on OneDrive icon from the notification area of the desktop then click on More option in the menu and click the Settings option.
  • Head over the Account tab of the Microsoft OneDrive settings window press the Unlink this PC option.
  • OneDrive will ask you to confirm that if you want to unlink your PC or not. If you have taken the decision to unlink then choose the Unlink account button.

Once it is unlinked, OneDrive will sign out your PC. No more changes will be uploaded to OneDrive and the synced to your PC will remain.

Wrapping up

Now you have learned How to Remove or Uninstall OneDrive on Windows 10 in 2020 and How to Disable OneDrive on Windows 10 in 2020 – New Method. And, now you can easily do it in your windows. If you find any kind of issue or wanted to give your feedback then you can have us in the comment section.

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