Make sure your OneDrive is Syncing

It’s important to make sure that the files in your OneDrive are syncing to and from your computer properly. The video below shows you how to make sure it is working, and what to do if there are any syncing problems.

OneDrive – is it up to date?

It’s important to make sure that your OneDrive is up to date and syncing all your files properly. The video below shows you how to make sure that your OneDrive app is running properly, and that your files are syncing. If you’re having trouble sorting your OneDrive out, please come and see us up at…

Using your OneDrive

All the staff laptops are now set up to save files to OneDrive, rather than storing them on the desktop or documents folder. This means that your files are backed up, as they are not stored on your laptop. The video below shows you how to use the OneDrive app, how to find your files…

Backing up your files to OneDrive

As of September, your school laptop will no longer be backed up to our servers. Therefore, you need to make sure that your work documents are all stored somewhere safely. We are recommending that your store everything in your OneDrive – this is part of your Office 365 account, which is provided through the school,…

Office 365

Office 365 is the name for the online features of Office. There is a web-based version of the Office programs – Word, Excel and PowerPoint, and also cloud-based storage for your files, so you can access them from anywhere with an internet connection. Office 365 also gives you ability to share documents with others, and…

Office 2016 – what’s new?

Over Easter, the new version of Office has been put onto all the school desktop computers, so you might notice that things look a bit different. Panic not, however, as the biggest difference is exactly that – it looks a bit different. The functionality is essentially the same, and although there are some rather nifty…

Upgrading to Office 2016 on your laptop

If you use a Bryanston laptop, you’ll need to upgrade your version of Office to 2016 using Self Service. It is really important that you quit all the Office applications before you start. The video below will show you how to do it – the whole process takes about 20 minutes, and is simple to do…