backup to onedrive

We have OneDrive with 1TB of storage per user.  Is it possible to use the Windows backup utility to backup the documents onto OneDrive weekly or daily?
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Do your users have Windows 8.1?  If so, it's a built-in feature.  See the following for illustrated instructions:

Otherwise, there should be no problem using Windows backup.  It works well.  But what I've done for my clients is remapped their Documents, Pictures, Music folders etc to folders inside the cloud folder.  That way, the default save location for their files will be automatically backed up to the cloud in real time.
al4629740Author Commented:
do you have a problem with connectivity and delay?
al4629740Author Commented:
Also, I have One Drive for Business.  that does not work with 8.1
Vincent BurtonCommented:
Checkout this quick and easy way to backup Documents folder and make it available to other computers and mobile devices via Microsoft OneDrive:

Sync, Backup and Store your Files to the Cloud with OneDrive

Saving to OneDrive automatically

OneDrive and File History are two ways you can back up your photos, documents and other important files on your Surface.:

Hope it helps you!

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