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I upgraded to windows 10 how do I stop microsoft one drive

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I upgraded to windows 10 how do I stop microsoft one drive from popping up at start up
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Freddy M. replied 2 years ago.
Hello my name is***** look forward to assisting and am very sorry to hear that you are having this problem.
Hold the windows key between alt and ctrl on the left side of the keyboard.
While holding it tap the R key and a run box will open.
Type in gpedit.msc and click on ok.
Next navigate to Computer Configuration\Administrative Templates\Windows Components\SkyDrive.
In the right panel, double click Prevent the usage of OneDrive for File Storage. Here is an image of what it should be:
In the next screen select Enabled and click OK to save the setting and close out of Group Policy.
If this did not work, please come back and let me know what happened when you tried it by clicking on reply to expert so we can continue.
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