How to Disable Footer in SharePoint Online Communication Sites?

Requirement:  Disable Footer in SharePoint Online Communication Sites

Although footer section is handy, you may have to disable the footer in some scenarios.

remove sharepoint online communication site footer

To hide the footer in SharePoint Online modern sites, follow these steps:

  • Browse the site in browser >> Click on Settings >> Select “Change the Look” from site settings menu >> Click on Footer 
    sharepoint online modern site footer
  • Set the “Footer Visibility” to Off and save.
    sharepoint online enable footer

Use this PowerShell script to hide Footer from communications site

#Variable
$SiteURL= "https://crescent.sharepoint.com/sites/corporate"

#Connect to PnP Online
Connect-PnPOnline $SiteURL -Credentials (Get-Credential)

#Get the Web
$Web = Get-PnPWeb 

#Disable Footer for Root Web
$web.FooterEnabled = $False
$Web.Update()
Invoke-PnPQuery

Salaudeen Rajack

Salaudeen Rajack is a SharePoint Architect with Two decades of SharePoint Experience. He loves sharing his knowledge and experiences with the SharePoint community, through his real-world articles!

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