Apple brings iCloud to Windows 10 via a new iCloud app in the Microsoft Store

Apple brings iCloud to Windows 10 via a new iCloud app in the Microsoft Store

Apple and Microsoft have just announced a brand new iCloud app for Windows available in the Microsoft Store. The new store app brings iCloud storage to Windows 10 using the same on-demand technology as OneDrive and integration of browser bookmarks and photos. It also syncs mail, calendar, contacts and tasks with Outlook.

This looks like a great app for iPhone users to bring together content stored in iCloud into Windows 10.

Features:

iCloud Drive

• Safely store and access all your files in iCloud Drive

• Share any file right from File Explorer

• Invite people to collaborate with you using a link and edits will be updated on all your devices

• Save space on your PC by keeping your files in iCloud Drive only

• Choose the files and folders you want to keep on your PC

iCloud Photos

• Keeps your photo library up to date across your devices

• Automatically download new photos and videos from iCloud Photos to your PC

• Choose to download space-saving HEIF photo and HEVC video formats

• Create Shared Albums and invite people to post their own photos, videos, and comments

Mail, Contacts, Calendars, Tasks, and Bookmarks

• Keep mail, contacts, calendars, and tasks up to date on all your devices

• Share calendars and task lists with other iCloud users

• Internet Explorer, Firefox, or Google Chrome Bookmarks automatically stay up to date with Safari

iCloud for Windows requires:

• Outlook 2016 or later (for Mail, Contacts, Calendars)

• Internet Explorer 11 or later, Firefox 57 or later, or Google Chrome 73 or later (for Bookmarks)

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