Checking OneDrive Status Steps:

  1. click on the OneDrive Cloud Icon (OneDrive Icon ) in the Notification Tray   
  2. If the list of files that pop up show a status of uploading and the progress bar has not moved in at least 30 minutes, you will need to reset OneDrive:

The above screenshot is a great example of stuck uploads that won’t fix themselves until your drive is checked for errors.


How To Check Drive For Errors:

  1. Right click on the Windows Button and select Windows Powershell (Admin)
  2. Once in there you will get a blue box.  In the box, type chkdsk /f c: and press Enter
  3. You will then be prompted to check the drive the next time the system restarts.  Press Y then Enter.
  1. Restart your computer
  2. Once you restart, you will see the disk check run.  Once completed and you’ve signed back in to Windows, perform the OneDrive Reset Procedure

 Resetting OneDrive:

  1.  Open a Run dialog by pressing Windows key  Press the Windows key  and R.
  2. Copy this and paste it into the dialog window then press OK
%localappdata%\Microsoft\OneDrive\onedrive.exe /reset
  1. If you see a "Windows cannot find..." message, copy and paste this instead, then press OK and enter in the following instead:
C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft OneDrive\onedrive.exe /reset
  1. Manually restart OneDrive by going to Start 
    1. Press the Windows key,
    2. Type OneDrive in the search box
    3. then click on the OneDrive desktop app.