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Windows 10: Deactivate OneDrive shortcut

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Disable OneDrive shortcut in Windows 10
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Deactivate OneDrive link online
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Quick guide: Deactivate OneDrive shortcut in Windows 10
Quick guide: Deactivate the OneDrive link online

Would you like to deactivate the link between your PC and Microsoft's OneDrive? Then follow our step-by-step instructions..

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If you have OneDrive installed on your Windows PC but no longer want to use it, you can unlink it. In the following we explain how you can do this directly in Windows 10 or via the browser.

Disable OneDrive shortcut in Windows 10

Follow our step-by-step instructions or take a look at the brief instructions .

1st step:

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Make a right click on the OneDrive icon (clouds) at the bottom right of the taskbar, and a context menu appears. Select " Settings " there.

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In the OneDrive settings, go to the " Account " tab at the top and then click on " Unlink this PC ".

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If you confirm again with " Unlink your account ", the OneDrive files will no longer be synchronized with your computer.

Deactivate OneDrive link online

Follow our step-by-step instructions or take a look at the brief instructions ..

1st step:

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Log in with your access data at https://onedrive.live.com/about/de-de/signin/ . Then click on " PCs " in the left column on the start page .

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A new tab will open. Select your computer under "PCs" and click the " Remove PC " button .

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Confirm again with " Remove PC " and the OneDrive files will no longer be synchronized with your computer.

Quick guide: Deactivate OneDrive shortcut in Windows 10

  1. Make a right click on the OneDrive icon at the bottom right of the taskbar (clouds).
  2. Then select " Settings " in the context menu .
  3. Go to the " Account " tab in the OneDrive settings and click on " Unlink this PC ".
  4. Confirm your decision again with " Unlink your account ". The OneDrive files will then no longer be synchronized with your PC.

Quick guide: Deactivate the OneDrive link online

  1. Log in with your access data at https://onedrive.live.com/about/de-de/signin/ .
  2. Click on " PCs " in the left column . A new tab will open.
  3. Select your computer under "PCs" and then click on the " Remove PC " button .
  4. Confirm again with " Remove PC " and the OneDrive files will no longer be synchronized with your computer.

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