How To Reconnect Onedrive

OneDrive serves as a cloud storage solution, enabling you to keep and retrieve your files from any location. Nonetheless, there might be instances when you have to re-establish your OneDrive connection, whether due to malfunctions or a change of devices. This guide will walk you through how to reconnect OneDrive successfully.

Step 1: Open OneDrive

To start, open OneDrive on your device. You can do this by clicking on the OneDrive icon in the taskbar or searching for it in the Start menu.

Step 2: Sign In

Once you have opened OneDrive, you will need to sign in with your Microsoft account. If you are already signed in, skip this step and move on to the next one.

Step 3: Reconnect OneDrive

After signing in, click on the three dots in the top-right corner of the screen and select “Settings”. From there, click on “Device” and then “Reconnect”. This will prompt you to enter your Microsoft account credentials again. Enter them and click “Continue”.

Step 4: Wait for Reconnection

Once you have entered your credentials, OneDrive will start the reconnection process. This may take a few minutes, so be patient. Once the process is complete, you should see all of your files and folders in OneDrive again.


Reconnecting OneDrive is a simple process that can be done in just a few steps. By following these instructions, you should be able to reconnect OneDrive on any device and access your files once again. If you have any further questions or issues, please contact Microsoft support for assistance.