Microsoft OneDrive sync for ARM and Apple silicon released

Microsoft has this week announced that OneDrive sync for Windows for native ARM systems and Apple silicon has been released and is now available as a public preview. Enabling you to try out the long-awaited and highly requested new features that are included in the OneDrive sync service. If you are interested in checking out OneDrive sync you will need to  enable the preview, and make sure that you’ve joined the Insiders ring and enabled the preview by going to OneDrive Settings > About. Microsoft have confirmed that they will be rolling out the feature to the Insiders ring over the next few days.
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