Increasing OneDrive Storage Quota

July 20, 2017 | by iaur | posted as Configuration, OneDrive 365

Scenario : You wants to increase storage quota

  • Tenant will have unlimited storage quota if the number of licensed reached 5 count for any SKU that has OneDrive Plan 2
  • You can only increase it up to 25 TB, above that require Microsoft 365 support

Requisites

  • SPO Module for Windows PowerShell
  • First release for release preference
    • Admin Center> Settings> Organization Profile > First Release for Everyone (24 hours for replication)
  • Users must be provisioned with OneDrive

Steps

To increase it: PowerShell scripting is needed

  • Open Windows PowerShell as an Admin
  • Connect to SPO Service
  • Increase for the entire tenant
Set-SPOTenant -OneDriveStorageQuota  2621440

524288 x 5

  • Increase for each user
Set-SPOSite -Identity https://yourmysiteurl -StorageQuota 5242880

Example

Set-SPOSite -Identity https://fresheggs-my.sharepoint.com/personal/admin_makeadent_xyz -StorageQuota 5242880

Verify Storage Quota

Via PowerShell

Get-SPOSite -Identity https://yourmysiteur | fl

  • Example
Get-SPOSite -Identity https://fresheggs-my.sharepoint.com/personal/admin_makeadent_xyz | fl
Machine generated alternative text:
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5242880 
-StorageQuota 
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Via Admin Center

Admin Center > Active user> Choose the user> Navigate to OneDrive Settings

Machine generated alternative text:
ce 365 
Home 
Users 
Active users 
Guest users 
Admin 
Home > Active users 
+ Add a user 
D 
Mail Settings 
OneDrive Settings 
Access 
Quote 
View and edit folders and files 
You will be granted permissions to manage 
OneDrive 
Storage used : O % of 5120 GB

Via Sync Client

  • Exit sync client if needed
Machine generated alternative text:
Microsoft OneDrive 
Settings Account Newvork Office About 
OneDrive - FreshEgg (admin@makeadent.xyz) 
2 ME of 5, 120 GE cloud storage used 
Manace storaae Unlink this PC 
I loca bon is synong 
OneDrive - FreshEgg 
O KB used on this PC 
Add an account 
Choose folders 
Stoo sync

Reference

https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/educloud/2017/05/22/increase-onedrive-for-business-storage-to-5tb/