It is very confusing to see a document open and not be able to edit it. Most text editors default to editing, so this one should also165 votes
Thanks for the feedback!
When you open documents that you own in OneDrive and OneDrive for Business, we now open in edit mode by default. Documents shared with you still open in Reading View. We are in the process of rolling out default-to-edit for SharePoint libraries, stay tuned! :)
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