Get/Set Hyperlink Field Values in SharePoint using PowerShell

Requirement:  PowerShell to get and update hyperlink URL field value in SharePoint

sharepoint powershell get update hyperlink url field value

Here are my PowerShell scripts to get and set hyperlink column values:

Here is how to get the URL value of the SharePoint hyperlink field using PowerShell:

Add-PSSnapin Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue

#Configuration Variables
$SiteURL = "https://intranet.crescent.com/"
$ListName = "UserProfiles"
$FieldName="Picture"

#Get the Web, List Objects
$web = Get-SPWeb $SiteURL
$List = $Web.Lists.TryGetList($ListName)

If($list)
{
    foreach($Item in $List.Items)
    {
        #Get the Hyperlink column
        $Picture = New-Object Microsoft.SharePoint.SPFieldUrlValue($Item[$FieldName])
        #Get the URL of the Hyperlink
        $Picture.URL
        #Get the Decription - Title
        $Picture.Description
    }        
}

Here is the SharePoint PowerShell to set the hyperlink field.

Add-PSSnapin Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue

#Configuration Variables
$SiteURL = "https://intranet.crescent.com/"
$ListName = "UserProfiles"
$FieldName="Picture"

#Get the Web, List Objects
$web = Get-SPWeb $SiteURL
$List = $Web.Lists.TryGetList($ListName)

If($list)
{
    #sharepoint powershell update hyperlink field
    $Picture = New-Object Microsoft.SharePoint.SPFieldURLValue
    $Picture.Description = "Profile Picture"
    $Picture.URL = "https://intranet.crescent.com/UserProfiles/Images/profile.jpg"
    
    #Add new List Item
    $Item = $List.AddItem()
    $Item[$FieldName] = $Picture
    $Item.Update()  
    
    Write-host "New Item Added Successfully!"
}

Salaudeen Rajack

Salaudeen Rajack - SharePoint Expert with Two decades of SharePoint Experience. Love to Share my knowledge and experience with the SharePoint community, through real-time articles!

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