People who use iOS and Windows 8 mobile devices can now access cloud services from SharePoint Online using a new SkyDrive Pro mobile app released by Microsoft Corp.

The iOS version of the application works on iPads, iPhones and iPod touch devices, the Windows 8 version works on smart phones and tablets.
SkyDrive Pro for Windows 8 main screen

The free application is available in the Windows Store and Apple’s App Store for SharePoint online users in Office 365.

“After signing in to their Office 365 account, users can access, view and upload documents from anywhere,” said Mark Kashman, senior product manager for SharePoint in a recent blog.
SkyDrive Pro for iOS showing sharing capabilities

He said the SkyDrive Pro app can be used for:

  • Viewing documents in the SkyDrive Pro folder
  • Selecting specific content to take offline when traveling or when bandwidth is low
  • Organizing content by creating a new folder
  • Uploading content
  • Sharing content with others

 



Related Download
The State of Endpoint Protection & Management: Why Self-Healing is the New Mandate Sponsor: Absolute Software
The State of Endpoint Protection & Management: Why Self-Healing is the New Mandate
Lost and stolen devices. Employees off grid. Repairs or firmware upgrades. Endpoint device visibility frequently goes dark, leaving them vulnerable and open to attack. IT and security teams need a better way than traditional approaches to strengthen the security, visibility and management of endpoint devices.
Register Now