How to Remove a Redirect Site in SharePoint Online?

Problem: When you edit the URL of an existing SharePoint Online site, it automatically creates a new redirect from the old site to the new site. So, You can’t use the old site URL for new sites as there is an existing redirect site with the old URL already in place! Delete…

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How to create a Newsletter (News Digest Email) in SharePoint Online?

Requirement: Create a Newsletter in SharePoint Online SharePoint Online: How to create a News Digest Email from News Posts? News digest in SharePoint Online helps to promote news pages in the form of a newsletter by simply selecting news articles to include in the news digest and sending an email. Here is…

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SharePoint Online: How to Update Links in Word Documents using PowerShell?

Requirement: Update links in word documents in a SharePoint Online document Library PowerShell to Update Hyperlinks in Microsoft Word Documents In a migration project, We had to replace all links embedded in Microsoft Word documents stored in SharePoint Online document libraries. Opening each document and updating the old links with a newer…

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Install-Module : Administrator rights are required to install modules in ‘C:\Program files\WindowsPowerShell\Modules’.

Problem: When trying to install a PowerShell module, got an error message “Install-Module: Administrator rights are required to install modules in ‘C:\Program Files\WindowsPowershell\Modules’ Log on to the computer with an account that has Administrator rights, and then try again, or install ” by adding “-Scope Current User” to your command. You can…

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SharePoint Online: How to Create Alert for Other Users?

Requirement: Set alerts for other users in SharePoint Online. How to set up alerts for other users in SharePoint Online? Alerts in SharePoint allow you to keep track of changes and activity within your site, so it is a valuable tool to have when collaborating with others. If you’ve been using SharePoint…

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How to disable “Return to Classic SharePoint” in SharePoint Online?

In modern SharePoint Online sites, You’ll find the link “Return to Classic SharePoint” in the bottom left corner below quick launch – for backward compatibility. On clicking, the link reverts the current list or library to classic mode. Similarly, On the classic UI, there’s a corresponding link, “Exit classic experience.” SharePoint Online:…

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SharePoint Online: How to Share and Password Protect Files?

Can You password protect a Document or Excel file in SharePoint Online? Yes! You can share, and password protect a document in SharePoint Online so that when the link is reshared to someone else, They can’t open the document without a password. Prerequisites: The external sharing setting must be set to “Anyone”….

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