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OneDrive for Business Help

OneDrive for Business is your storage space for your work or school files. You can access and share your files from your desktop, a browser, or your mobile devices.

Sign in

Whenever prompted, sign in to Office 365 using your NSU account:

  • AccountName@mynsu.nova.edu for Students

  • AccountName@nova.edu for Employees

Being signed in allows you to:

  • Save or share files using OneDrive.

  • Use Office online.

You can access the sign in page here.

Upload your files
  1. In OneDrive, select Upload.

    NOTE: In Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge, select Upload > Files.

  2. Select the file or files to upload.

  3. Select Open.

Upload a file in the OneDrive web app

Manage your files
  1. In OneDrive, right click the file.

  2. Select a command.

Manage a file in the OneDrive web app

Share files
  1. In OneDrive, right click the file.

  2. Select Share.

  3. Enter the names of the people in your organization to share the file with, and select Share.

Share a file in the OneDrive web app

Save and open OneDrive files in Office
  • To save a file to OneDrive, select File > Save As > OneDrive - Nova Southeastern University.

  • Open an Office file that’s already on OneDrive with File > Open.

NOTE: Requires Office 2016.

Save and Open files in Office

Share OneDrive files in Office
  • Select File > Share, or select Share on the Ribbon.

    You can invite others, send the file as an attachment, or get a sharing link.

NOTE: Requires Office 2016.

Share files in Office
Send a OneDrive link as an email attachment in Outlook
  • While composing a message, select Attach File, then select a OneDrive file from the Recent Items list. You can also select Browse Web Locations to attach older files.

OneDrive file as email attachment

Get to your files from your mobile device
  1. In your OneDrive app, tap Files.

    • In Android version, tap the Menu icon on the top left corner of the screen, then tap Files.
  2. Tap a file to open it.

Files icon location in OneDrive app for Android

Share a file from your mobile device

In an Office app:

  1. Tap Open, then tap OneDrive - Nova Southeastern University.

  2. Tap the More icon (three dots) next to the file to share, then select Share.

In the OneDrive app:

  • Press and hold the file or folder to share until the checkmark appears next to it, then tap the Share icon.

    You can invite other people, send the file as an attachment, get a sharing link, or send a link as an attachment.

Share a file using the OneDrive mobile app
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