Redirect your user folders to onedrive using Intune

Redirecting your user folder to onedrive in your 356 enviorment provides ensurance that files wont be lost if a machine is lost , broken or any other situations .

The functionality is called : known folders

From a file governance perspective , we also can control using the admin governance center what files are being shared from the usual folders as Desktop , Downloads or documents

Combining retention policies & an external backup with this setting, ensures files are never lost from any computer on the known folders.


The approach

Silently move Windows known folders to OneDrive

We are going to use this setting , in order to move the files with no user interaction

MS recommendation about volume of migrations:

Setting the configuration profile in Intune

Create a Configuration profile and assign to the desired group of machines as administrative templates

In configuration settings enable the following options:


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