How To Share A Onedrive With Someone

OneDrive is a cloud storage solution that enables you to save and distribute files with others. You can share a file or folder on OneDrive through a few straightforward actions.

Step 1: Open OneDrive

To begin sharing your OneDrive, open the OneDrive website or app on your device. If you don’t have an account yet, create one by signing up with your Microsoft account.

Step 2: Select the Folder or File to Share

Once you are logged in, navigate to the folder or file that you want to share. Click on it to select it.

Step 3: Share the Folder or File

After selecting the folder or file, click on the “Share” button. This will open a dialog box where you can enter the email addresses of the people you want to share the folder or file with.

Step 4: Set Permissions

In the same dialog box, you can also set permissions for the shared folder or file. You can choose whether the recipients will have read-only access or full editing rights. You can also set an expiration date for the share link.

Step 5: Send the Share Link

Once you have entered the email addresses and set the permissions, click on the “Send” button to send the share link to the recipients. They will receive an email with a link to access the shared folder or file.


Sharing a OneDrive folder or file is a quick and easy process that can be done in just a few steps. By following these simple instructions, you can share your files with others and collaborate on projects more efficiently.