Manually sync a folder you’re syncing with a SharePoint library

When you’re on your network, OneDrive for Business automatically syncs folders with their SharePoint libraries approximately every 10 minutes. You can also check sync status at any time by pointing at the OneDrive for Business icon in your Windows notification area to open a pop-up status window.

OneDrive for Business sync status

To do a manual sync, select the OneDrive for Business icon in your taskbar, and then select Sync Now.

Applies to:
OneDrive for Business, SharePoint Online Enterprise (E1), SharePoint Online Enterprise (E3 & E4), SharePoint Online Midsized Business, SharePoint Online Small Business, SharePoint Online Website, SharePoint Server 2013 Enterprise, SharePoint Server 2013 Standard