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How to Turn On or Off Start OneDrive Automatically when you Sign in to Windows 10


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OneDrive is a cloud-based storage service where you can view, browse, upload, and share the files you saved online to OneDrive.

By default, OneDrive is set to start when you sign in to Windows to have all files in each folder you choose to sync in OneDrive on your PC is automatically kept in sync with your online OneDrive.

This tutorial will show you how to turn on or off to start OneDrive automatically when you sign in to Windows 10.

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This OneDrive setting will add (checked) or remove (unchecked) the OneDrive string value in the registry key below.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run

Data value:

"C:\Users\<your user name>\AppData\Local\Microsoft\OneDrive\OneDrive.exe" /background




Here's How:
1. Right click or press and hold on the OneDrive Name:  OneDrive_icon.jpg
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2. In the Settings tab, check (turn on) or uncheck (turn off) the Start OneDrive automatically when I sign in to Windows box under the General section, and click/tap on OK. (see screenshot below)

NOTE: Checked to turn on is the default setting.

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That's it,
Shawn