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An Effective Way to Remote Upload to OneDrive

This article introduces an easy and free way to upload to OneDrive from URL with MultCloud.

Author Delores

Posted by @Delores

May. 8, 2020 | 3 mins read

Author Delores


Senior Editor at multcloud.com. A movie lover and always be willing to resolve product-related issues.

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What's Remote Upload?

Remote upload means that users upload files or folders via URLs. Using this way to upload files is increasingly popular among users who have cloud drives for the following reasons: they can directly add files to cloud drives without downloading first and the speed of uploading process is faster than uploading actual files.

Is It Possible to Remote Upload to OneDrive?

"I want to save a dozen of files on one website to my OneDrive when I surf the Internet, but how can I remote upload them without downloading? Is it possible?"

The answer is Yes! If you also encounter such a problem like this user, you can directly save these files to OneDrive by pasting the URL of these files, thus you don't need to download and upload. But, is there any way to achieve this goal? Yes, there is a free tool---MultCloud that can help you quickly upload files to OneDrive via URL.

Remote Upload to OneDrive with MultCloud

As a FREE multiple cloud manager, it is professional in managing several cloud drives on the same platform and transferring files across cloud drives directly without downloading and uploading. It provides advanced features like "Cloud Explorer", "Cloud Transfer" and "Cloud Sync" for more than 30 cloud services. To add files to cloud from URL, you can rely on "Cloud Explorer" function. There is a brief instruction below to guide you on how to upload files from URL to OneDrive.

Step 1. Sign up

MultCloud is a free web-based app, you need to sign up first.

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Step 2. Add clouds

Click on "Add Clouds" icon on the tab and add OneDrive to MultCloud.

Add OneDrive
Add OneDrive to MultCloud

Step 3. Add URL to OneDrive with MultCloud

Open OneDrive first and click on "Upload" icon. Then click on "Upload URL" in the pop-up window and paste the link to successfully upload files.

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Upload Files to OneDrive from URL

Note: The extension name of the file should be the same as the original form, or the file will not be opened properly.

Final Words

The method introduced in this article can help you easily remote upload to OneDrive. If you have multiple cloud drives, MultCloud is a good helper to manage your clouds, sync or transfer from one cloud to another. For example, with “Cloud Transfer” function, you can effectively transfer files from one OneDrive account to another or copy from OneDrive to Google Drive.

Moreover, "Cloud Sync" feature can help you sync and backup from one cloud to another, so you can sync multiple Google Drive accounts or realize Box to Google Drive migration directly if necessary.

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