1.    2 Weeks Ago #1
    Join Date : Nov 2017
    New Yawk
    Posts : 6
    Windows 10

    Automated Uploading to OneDrive Deltes Original Files on C: Drive


    Hello. This has happened to me twice now. Apparently, when OneDrive, which is installed on my PC, decides to upload my Documents & Pictures into Micorsoft's 'Cloud' the original files located on my C: Drive no longer exist (deleted?)!

    Why does this happen?

    The first time, I simply copied and pasted my files from my backup, external USB drive D:, back onto C:.

    But then it happened again!

    I could be wrong, but I noticed that when OneDrive is uploading/synching (as shown in the icon on Taskbar) this is when it seems to be happening.

    Could this be correct?
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  2.    2 Weeks Ago #2
    Join Date : May 2015
    Central IL
    Posts : 4,254
    Mac OS Sierra

    You need to check your One Drive settings. One Drive is a active program that will look at what is in the Cloud Folder and remove them. If you want to keep the files, place them on a USB drive for backup or in a separate folder.
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