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Re: Windows Live SkyDrive support


Hallo Christian,

SkyDrive does not have an API (yet?), so there is no way to access it
programatically... So for now, there will be no SkyDrive support
unless someone reverse-engineers the protocol they use on the web
interface and makes a plugin.


On Wed, Jun 1, 2011 at 10:23 AM, Christian Ledermann
<christian.ledermann@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> although i am NOT a fan of M$:
> http://www.pcworld.com/article/159413/5_great_microsoft_web_services_you_probably_dont_use.html
> cite:
> How's this for a deal: Get 25GB of online storage, at no cost, with no
> strings attached. That's what Windows Live SkyDrive offers. Just
> create folders on the site and upload files to it. You can share any
> of your folders with colleagues, as well. The site's design is simple
> and straightforward.
> That isn't to say SkyDrive is flawless. You can't use it as a virtual
> drive--it won't appear on your PC as a drive, so you can't save files
> directly to it within a program like Microsoft Word. That's a minor
> point, though. You can't argue with 25GB of free storage, especially
> considering that neither Google nor Yahoo currently has this kind of
> service. While Google is rumored to be working on a similar service
> called GDrive, Yahoo's Briefcase provides only 25MB of space, and is
> shutting down at the end of March anyway. So right now Windows Live
> SkyDrive is as good as online storage gets.
> <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<
> this would be a great addition ;)
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