14 tips to help you fix OneDrive sync problems on Windows 10

12. How to fix sync problems with OneDrive resetting app

OneDrive also includes an option to reset the desktop client that many times can repair sync issues on your computer.

To reset the OneDrive app, use these steps:

  1. Open Start.
  2. Search for Command Prompt, right-click the top result, and select the Run as administrator option.
  3. Type the following command and press Enter:%localappdata%\Microsoft\OneDrive\onedrive.exe /reset

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  1. Open Start.
  2. Search for OneDrive and click the top result to launch the experience.

After you complete the steps, OneDrive will reset all the settings and will perform a full resynchronization after the process.

Mauro Huculak

Mauro Huculak is technical writer for WindowsCentral.com. His primary focus is to write comprehensive how-tos to help users get the most out of Windows 10 and its many related technologies. He has an IT background with professional certifications from Microsoft, Cisco, and CompTIA, and he's a recognized member of the Microsoft MVP community.