Tag Archives: Windows Live SkyDrive

Microsoft provides look into SkyDrive sharing

  The recent changes to SkyDrive now allow sharing of individual items, not just folders or albums. A couple of posts in the Windows Live blog provide detailed information on how the sharing of SkyDrive files and folders is implemented.  … Continue reading

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Sharing in the new SkyDrive

With the recent update of SkyDrive (November 2011) the sharing system has been completely restructured. Before, you could only specify sharing, or permissions, for primary level folders, albums, or files. Items inside folders took on the permission setting of the … Continue reading

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Image quality in photo sharing slide shows

With a recent update Microsoft restored the slide show function in Windows Live SkyDrive. There were some nice improvements and some other interesting changes. One of my readers complaint that the image quality in the SkyDrive slide show had gone … Continue reading

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SkyDrive improvements coming?

Windows Live SkyDrive offers some awesome features but also aggravating complexity and annoying limits. It has evolved over time, the most recent update in June 2011 was a decidedly mixed bag (The new SkyDrive – Bouquets and Brickbats). The claim … Continue reading

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Getting the real URL of a Photo on SkyDrive

UPDATE: January 2012 – The update to SkyDrive in November 2011 now again provides an easy way to obtain the actual URL of a SkyDrive photo, please see: Getting the URL of a SkyDrive photo is easy again. The current … Continue reading

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SkyDrive Folders, Albums, Files and Photos – making a little bit of sense

SkyDrive – cloud computing for everyone Windows Live SkyDrive is a work in progress with a lot of recent changes. SkyDrive has changed and evolved, and with that come some unusual and unexpected features. Every user with a Windows Live … Continue reading

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