Windows 8 uses local Windows login as well as Microsoft account login which can be a Hotmail login, live login or passport login by Microsoft. We have previously covered on how you can Switch Between Local And Microsoft Account On Windows 8 device. When you are logged in using a Microsoft login, you get access to your Sky Drive as well which is cloud based storage from Microsoft. Since Microsoft has integrated these services in Windows 8, the process of using Sky Drive has become really smooth and easy. In this article, we will show you how you can quickly view, add and upload pictures to Sky Drive in Windows 8 computer, tablet or phone very easily and quickly without using any webpage or extra login.
Simply Follow the below steps to upload pictures or files from Windows 8 to Sky Drive:
Step 1: On the start screen, click on the Sky Drive icon. This will open your Sky Drive automatically if you are logged in with your Microsoft ID, else, you may have to login manually.
Step 2: On the Sky Drive, browse to the folder where you want to upload pictures or files. If there is no folder, you can upload in the root folder or create a folder using the options.
Step 3: Once you are inside the folder were you want to upload files, right click on the empty space below files and pictures. It will show up some options from the bottom of the screen. Click on Upload option.
Step 4: On the upload screen, locate the folder from where you want to upload files and pictures.
Step 5: In the folder, you can select individual files which you would like to upload. Just click on all files once and they will get selected. Once you are done selecting, click on “Add to SkyDrive” button at the bottom of the screen.
Step 6: Just wait and watch, you will see the upload progress in the top right corner of the screen and after the uploads complete, it will show you a simple message saying “Done”.
This is it, we hope you find this tutorial easy to follow. Check out some more Windows 8 Tutorials by Trouble Fixers.