Windows SkyDrive is an awesome online storage tool and it looks like Microsoft is trying to bring this online storage closer to operating system. Well you know instead of being in the clouds. In the past we have shown you how to map SkyDrive to Windows 7, but Microsoft has made their own official app. Here is how to download SkyDrive app for Windows 7.
Download SkyDrive App
First you will need to download the SkyDrive app from Microsoft, link is below for the official installer. Start the installer and you will be at the welcome screen for SkyDrive. Click Get started to proceed.
You will need a Windows Live ID before proceeding. If you don’t have one, click on the Sign up link at the bottom. Otherwise enter your Windows Live ID and click Sign in.
After you sign in, you will be taken to the next step, the Introducing your SkyDrive folder menu. Here you can change your SkyDrive folder location. By default it is automatically set underneath your user account. If you want to change this, click the Change button. If not or you are now ready click Next to continue.
The next step is if you want the files on this PC to be available to me on other devices. If you don’t uncheck the check box next to that and click Done. Otherwise just leave it alone and click Done.
Now head over to the Explorer windows and check out your Favorites.
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