OneDrive for Business Mac sync client

To access the OneDrive for Business Mac Sync Client, please visit the Apple App Store:

This sync client may be needed if you are attempting to save to OneDrive in your Office 2016 for Mac suite. If the client is not present, you may receive an error that it can not find the OneDrive folder.

Install and Setup


  1. First download and install the OneDrive for Business preview app from the site above.
  2. Next, navigate to your Applications folder and double-click the OneDrive for Business app.
  3. On the Welcome screen, click Get Started.
  4. For the User Name, enter your OU E-mail address.
  5. For the Password, enter your OUNet password.
  6. Now click Sign In.
  7. Select your options and click “Choose OneDrive for Business Folder Location”.
  8. By default your Documents folder is selected. You may wish to go up a folder level and select your main user account folder. Once selected, click “Choose this location”.
  9. Now click Next.
  10. To view your new folder, click the OneDriveBusiness Folder in the Finder Window to open. You may now save your files to your OneDrive for Business folder in the cloud.

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