How do I turn on the Version History feature in OneDrive for Business?

This FAQ was last modified on: Friday, February 16, 2018 11:14am

For some users, the Version History feature may be turned off initially.  To turn it on, go to OneDrive for Business, click on Library in the top left, go to Library Settings on the right.  Click on Versioning Settings under General Settings, and enable Versioning here.

Applies to:

  • Should be completed with a current web browser


  1. Login to with your GT Account.
  2. Next, you'll need to click on "Return to Classic One Drive" on the lower left hand corner of the page.
  3. Once in the new interface you'd need to click on the "GEAR" icon to the left og your name in the top right hand corner of the page. Next click on the "Ribbon" section and turn it "ON".

  4. Next click on "Library" in the top left hand side of the page.

    Library Tab

  5. Click on "Library Settings" on the right in the "Settings" subsection.

    Library Settings

  6. Click on "Versioning Settings" under "General Settings".

    Versioning Settings

  7. These are the recommended Versioning Settings, but feel free to tweak these to your needs.

    Reccomended Versioning Settings