Moving to Onedrive Per machine mode in intune

The Onedrive Per Machine install is the future recommended method of Microsoft to install and deploy Onedrive for Business.

Especially in multi-user / shared computer scenario’s Onedrive is much faster in Per Machine mode.

Here is a quick tutorial on deploying Onedrive in Per Machine mode to your Windows 10 Intune / MDM users, keep in mind:

  • no user interaction is required
  • updates etc still work in the same manner
  • existing data/accounts are adopted automatically
  1. Start by downloading the latest Onedrive.exe from Microsoft to e.g. C:\temp\Onedrive Per Machine\Source
  2. Download the IntuneWinAppUtil.exe from Microsoft
  3. Doubleclick IntuneWinAppUtil.exe
  4. Follow the prompts, e.g.:
  5. Create a new Windows App (win32) in Intune under Client apps and configure ‘Program’ as follows:
    1. Install command: OnedriveSetup.exe /allusers
    2. Uninstall command: OnedriveSetup.exe /uninstall
    3. Install behavior: System
  6. Configure Requirements as follows:
    • 32-bit is, btw, also fine if you for some reason have 32 bit W10 machines
  7. Manually configure your detection rule as follows:
    • If you intend to manually patch (which I don’t recommend), make sure you actually check the precise version here

12. Deploy Ben’s script to further speed up Onedrive Setup/Startup

13. Deploy to all computers in your environment 🙂

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Anubhav
Anubhav
8 months ago

It has worked on Hybrid AD joined device with co-management and client apps workload transferred to Intune, but it is not working on Azure AD joined windows 10 and Azure AD registered Windows 10

Will Jones
10 months ago

Hi, this doesn’t work when deploying from intune. Not sure if somethings changed. Intune cant intall the winapp

Seth
Seth
1 year ago

How does this work with updates to OneDrive coming out?
Will OneDrive continue to update itself after installation?

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