Microsoft shrinks OneDrive storage for Workplace 365 and free customers


For those who’re a OneDrive consumer, the adjustments Microsoft simply introduced for its cloud storage service are nearly actually chopping down the quantity of area accessible to you. Final yr it was flying excessive and introduced limitless OneDrive storage for Workplace 365 shopper customers — an possibility that’s now disappearing. Now, in the event you’re on Workplace 365 Residence, Private or College your area is capped on the (nonetheless sizable) previous restrict of 1TB that matches its skilled providing, however is a far cry from the 75TB Microsoft claims some had been utilizing its service to carry. Subsequent yr, each present and new free customers will see their accessible area shrink too — from 15GB to 5GB — and the 15GB digicam roll bonus go away. There have been paid plans for 100GB or 200GB of storage, however they are going away too, with solely a $2 per 30 days 50GB plan remaining.