Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
  1.    19 Mar 2017 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 115
    Windows 10 Home 64-bit

    Cannot login to onedrive


    I cannot login to onedrive. I get error that I am syncing with different account - Please provide password for "".

    Please help.

    EDIT: Thanks for the help guys. I was able to fix my problem by doing this:

    Got same today after changing password. Onedrive folder wont sync, when entering new credentials was given same message.

    What helped me in the end was to reinstall onedrive:
    add or remove programs -> find onedrive -> uninstall
    start+r -> %SystemRoot%\SysWOW64\ -> find onedrive setup there
    hope it helps someone

    Found it here:

    https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/...llReplies#tabs
    Last edited by possom2009; 20 Mar 2017 at 10:28.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    19 Mar 2017 #2
    Join Date : Jul 2016
    Crewe Cheshire
    Posts : 1,452
    windows 10

    Login were website or other?
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  3.    19 Mar 2017 #3
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 115
    Windows 10 Home 64-bit
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by Samuria View Post
    Login were website or other?
    The Windows 10 Onedrive app.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  4.    19 Mar 2017 #4
    Join Date : Jul 2016
    Crewe Cheshire
    Posts : 1,452
    windows 10

    are you using the same username as your logged into windows with?
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  5.    19 Mar 2017 #5
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 115
    Windows 10 Home 64-bit
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by Samuria View Post
    are you using the same username as your logged into windows with?
    Yes.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  6.    19 Mar 2017 #6
    Join Date : Jul 2016
    Crewe Cheshire
    Posts : 1,452
    windows 10

    Have a look at our tutor se eif that solves it OneDrive - Sync Multiple Accounts in Windows
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  7.    19 Mar 2017 #7
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 115
    Windows 10 Home 64-bit
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by Samuria View Post
    Have a look at our tutor se eif that solves it OneDrive - Sync Multiple Accounts in Windows
    I only have one account.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  8.    20 Mar 2017 #8
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 115
    Windows 10 Home 64-bit
    Thread Starter

    Just upgraded to Anniversary version in hopes that it would fix it. It didn't.

    I can't unlink it either because there is no option to do so.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  9.    20 Mar 2017 #9
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 877
    Windows 10 Home

    Post a screenshot of error message. If you sign in to computer with your MS acct, that should be the acct tied to OneDrive. Have you tried signing in on the msn.com page at the top vs the Store App, if that's what you're using ? You'll see on that page that you're signed in with your one MS at the upper R corner and you should be able to open OneDrive from the tools tab at the top and see what's in their cloud.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  10.    20 Mar 2017 #10
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 115
    Windows 10 Home 64-bit
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by mrgeek View Post
    Post a screenshot of error message. If you sign in to computer with your MS acct, that should be the acct tied to OneDrive. Have you tried signing in on the msn.com page at the top vs the Store App, if that's what you're using ? You'll see on that page that you're signed in with your one MS at the upper R corner and you should be able to open OneDrive from the tools tab at the top and see what's in their cloud.
    I'm using the integrated OneDrive app. On my Windows tablet I can login to it just fine, but not on my laptop.
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails onedriveerror.jpg  
    Last edited by possom2009; 20 Mar 2017 at 10:05. Reason: Added image.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

 
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Network & Sharing Add or Remove Shared Folders from OneDrive
How to Add or Remove Shared Folders from Your OneDrive You can easily save your files to OneDrive and get to them from any device, like your Windows 10 PC, Windows 10 tablet, or Windows 10 Mobile phone. You can use OneDrive to share photos,...
Tutorials
OneDrive keeps asking me to login
Are there any temporary files, settings, etc. I can set CCleaner to avoid cleaning, because every time I restart my computer, OneDrive keeps asking for my Microsoft account to continue using it. In a similar fashion, the same behavior can be...
Software and Apps
Auto login with microsoft passport for onedrive
Good day everybody. Is it necessary to logon using my Microsoft passport to get onedrive worked ?. 1- if not what shall I do to have onedrive worked and sync ?. 2- if yes how to set pc to sign in automatically ?. Thanks
User Accounts and Family Safety
Confusion with Office365 login, can't use onedrive / remote login
I took the plunge today and did a clean install of Windows 10 pro downloaded from MSDN. pleased to say it was the best install experience of any OS i've worked with. the performance is also incredible, everything is very snappy & responsive. ...
Software and Apps
OneDrive and Local Account login
Can I acces OneDrive with the desktop app even if logging into my computer with a local account? I know this wasn't possible on Windows 8/8.1. Thanks.
Software and Apps
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:26.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums