SharePoint Online: How to Track Document Downloads from Audit Log?

Requirement: Track document downloads in SharePoint Online. How to Audit Downloads in SharePoint Online? We got a requirement to audit all files that are downloaded from a specific SharePoint Online site collection. Here are the step to query audit logs for SharePoint Online: Login to Microsoft 365 compliance site at https://compliance.microsoft.com Click…

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How to Configure Audit Log to Capture All Deletes in SharePoint?

Requirement:  Track all delete operations in SharePoint. How to Configure Audit Settings to Track Deletes in SharePoint? We can Track All Deletes in a SharePoint site collection using Audit Log Feature in three steps: Step 1: Make sure Reporting Feature is activated: Go to “Site Settings” >> Click on “Site collection features”…

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SharePoint: Find Permission Changes using Audit Reports

Requirement: Get all permission changes in a SharePoint site collection. Auditing permission changes is critical for SharePoint Online security. Audit reports provide permission changes reports to track changes to security such as modifications to permissions, permission inheritance, group membership, and security-related events. Update:SharePoint Online Site Collection audit logs are disabled and can’t be…

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How to Disable Auditing in SharePoint using PowerShell?

Requirement: Disable auditing in SharePoint site collection. How to Disable Auditing in SharePoint? You may want to, To disable auditing for a SharePoint On-premises site collection follow these steps: Go to Site Settings >> Click on “Site Collection Audit Settings” under site collection administration. In Configure Audit Settings page, clear all checkboxes…

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SharePoint Online: Enable Auditing using PowerShell

Requirement: Enable Auditing in SharePoint Online using PowerShell Update: SharePoint Online Site Collection audit logs are disabled and can’t be accesssed from both Web UI and CSOM methods! Instead, you have to use the Unified Audit Logs from Compliance Center: How to View SharePoint Online Audit Log from Security & Compliance Center?…

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“Audit Log Reports” Link Missing in SharePoint?

Problem: Audit log reports missing in SharePoint! We enabled auditing for a SharePoint Online site collection but when under site settings page, found the “Audit Log Reports” link missing. How to enable audit log reports in SharePoint? To enable audit log reports in SharePoint On-premises or in SharePoint Online, we’ve to activate…

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Get All Web Applications in SharePoint using PowerShell

Web Applications are the top level containers in SharePoint. Each Web Application we create in SharePoint central administration is associated with site in IIS. How to get all web applications in SharePoint farm? To get a List of all available web applications in SharePoint, navigate to: SharePoint 2016 Central Administration >> Application…

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Find All InfoPath List Forms in SharePoint using PowerShell

Requirement: Find all customized InfoPath list forms in SharePoint. Tasked to report a listing all the InfoPath List forms customized in SharePoint web application during a migration project. PowerShell Script to Find All InfoPath List Forms in SharePoint This script generates a CSV output report as below: Related Post: Find all InfoPath…

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