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How to Download Photos or Documents from SkyDrive

SkyDrive (also called Microsoft SkyDrive or Windows Live SkyDrive) is a free-of-charge file hosting service that allows users to upload files to a cloud storage and then access them from a Web browser. It is part of Windows Live range of online services and allows users to keep the files private, share them with contacts, or make the files public. Publicly-shared files do not require a Windows Live ID to access. ( you can get this definition on Wikipedia , it’s no big deal).

The important thing is that to use SkyDrive services you need a live ID or Hotmail ID. So if you don’t have , please do sign up and sign in . Below I have mentioned simple steps for “How to Download Photos or Documents from SkyDrive” .

1. After signing in onto your Live ID or Hotmail , Go to SkyDrive which is at the Top of you webpage .

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2.Now you are on SkyDrive . If you want to upload Photos, Videos or Documents then just click Add files/folder and drag photos or videos onto this folder . For Documents you can simply click on create word document icon , Excel icon and others.

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3. Now you can Download desired file or folder . Click on the check box of the desired file or folder and then on the right side of the webpage you can seen the download . You can also rename , delete open or arrange according to your needs.

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Spandan Pradhan