Save File Directly in SkyDrive

Forgot to bring your external back-up device? how about saving it online?

Windows Live SkyDrive is a File Hosting Service that allows you to store 25GB of free Personal Storage, with individual files limited to 50 MB.  It has a capability to keep files in private, share with your contacts, or make files in public.  You just need to have a a Windows Live ID to control access to user’s files.

Microsoft Office Makes it great by allowing you to save your file directly to your SkyDrive without opening a web browser.

To save your file in your SkyDrive:

    1. Click the "File" Tab,

    2. Select "Save & Send",

    3. Look for the command "Save to Web",

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4. Sign-in using your live mail or Hotmail account,

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5. And it will show you your Windows Live SkyDrive folders,

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You can create your own folder by clicking “New” shown in the figure below.

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This will prompt you to a web browser. Make sure to sign-in to your live ID account.

You can make your folder, change the option you want to share it with {Everyone, My friends and their friends, Friends, Some friends,Me}

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Then Click “Next” if your finished.

The next step is to click the refresh button to see your updated folder list

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6. Finally, save your work.

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About johnerwinmagno

I'm a part time instructor at Informatics International College Diliman. Teaching Computer Applications such as MS Office Suites and Computer Aided Design (CAD). View all posts by johnerwinmagno

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