MC286779: OneDrive: Image Utility Edit Control

A set of utility tools to quickly fix and format an image on OneDrive for Business and SharePoint Online will soon be available. Capabilities will include; rotate, crop (freeform crop and fixed aspect ratio crop), and flip (horizontally and vertically). This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 85625.

OneDrive image utility edit control provides basic photo edit and adjustment functionality.

MC286779: OneDrive: Image Utility Edit Control

The update will also include a set of commonly used adjustments to adjust the quality of the photograph to change the look. This feature will be available as sliders for users to increase/decrease the intensity of each adjustment. Adjustments are additive to each other, and users can adjust individual slider and see the direct result on the enlarged image.

Note: Currently, only Jpeg and Jpg file are supported. The feature is going to support PNG files soon.

Affected Workloads

  • OneDrive for Business

When this will happen

We expect this to begin rolling out in late September and expect the rollout to be completed by late October.

How this will affect your organization

Users will be able to more easily and seamlessly make updates to images on their OneDrive.

What you need to do to prepare

No specific actions are required. You may want to update your documentation as needed.

Message ID: MC286779
Published: 23 September 2021
Updated: 28 September 2021
Effective: October 18, 2021