Tag Archives: Windows Live SkyDrive

SkyDrive and Flickr – alternative or complement?

A reader recently asked, “Do you really think SkyDrive can be a good alternative to Flickr?” Since that question calls for an opinion this was just the ticket for an article. Still, by nature, I had to check a little … Continue reading

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New SkyDrive features announced

After seeing many rumors, here, at last, is the story as reported on the Building Windows 8 blog. Connecting your apps, files, PCs and devices to the cloud with SkyDrive and Windows 8 Among the exciting new features is “SkyDrive … Continue reading

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SkyDrive improvements coming soon

  Windows Live SkyDrive has seen a lot of improvements in the past year and more are coming. Window 8 will reportedly be extensively integrated with SkyDrive and take advantage of the service “natively”. So the next SkyDrive update should … Continue reading

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Grand Entrance to SkyDrive Photos

Windows Live SkyDrive provides a wonderfully versatile way of arranging and displaying photos. The proportioned thumbnails in a folder are a joy. The mini slide shows on folder tiles are captivating all by themselves. This makes organizing and showing photos … Continue reading

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Getting the URL of a SkyDrive photo is easy again

For a while last year there was no easy way to obtain the URL of a photo in Windows Live SkyDrive. The new version of SkyDrive, released in November 2011, again provides easy access to the actual web address of … Continue reading

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SkyDrive improves file and folder management

Microsoft continuous with incremental improvements to SkyDrive. The most recent is to root-level file and folder management. Until recently (December 2011) files and folders in the root of SkyDrive could not be moved or copied to another location – folder … Continue reading

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