Microsoft OneDrive is receiving an replace (v6.29.1) for its Android app that can enable customers to solid media to appropriate Chromecast and different casting units. In February, Microsoft launched an replace that noticed it get a brand new house display screen, playback help for Samsung Motion Photos and 8K movies. Also, Microsoft has launched a 64-bit model for OneDrive permitting customers to switch massive recordsdata and in addition a number of recordsdata at a time.
The replace for Microsoft OneDrive for Android was first spotted by Android Police. According to the report, Microsoft is introducing the replace with the model 6.29.1 of OneDrive on Android – an replace launched on May 8. There has been no intimation from Microsoft relating to the replace, past the listing on Google Play store, which reads “You can now display your media files on a Chromecast receiver or TV from a compatible device. Look for a Cast icon showing in the top toolbar. We hope you enjoy this top-requested feature!”
Gadgets 360 was capable of view the characteristic, with the OneDrive app recognising our Android TV with Chromecast built-in, although the casting did not begin as anticipated. Perhaps the characteristic would require some extra work earlier than seamless help is enabled. Let us know within the feedback part if the characteristic is working effective for you. Microsoft additionally hasn’t introduced if the replace brings some other vital modifications to OneDrive.
As talked about, as per the changelog obtainable on the Google Play Store, Microsoft OneDrive will get a brand new choice for the toolbar current on the highest of the display screen. The new choice will assist customers solid media to Chromecast or TVs with appropriate casting choices. It also needs to be famous that the casting choice is just relevant on media recordsdata that help playback contained in the OneDrive app. Also, this characteristic requires units operating Android 6 or larger.
Recently, Microsoft introduced an replace that introduced a brand new structure for the house display screen on its Android app. Along with the brand new replace, OneDrive will have the ability to help playback for Samsung Motion Photos and 8K movies on its app. The up to date structure of the house display screen may even present just lately accessed recordsdata, recordsdata downloaded for offline use, and “On This Day” photographs.
In different Microsoft OneDrive-related information, the cloud storage service has gotten a 64-bit launch for the primary time because it was launched in 2007. The new 64-bit model is good for utilizing massive recordsdata as it could possibly entry extra reminiscence. This may even support in transferring massive recordsdata, a number of recordsdata at a time. The tech big has not introduced the precise date on the discharge of the 64-bit OneDrive however has said that appropriate units will routinely be up to date as soon as it’s launched.