How to Copy Permissions from One Folder to Another in SharePoint Online using PowerShell?

Requirement: Copy permissions from one folder to another in SharePoint Online. SharePoint Online Copy Permissions from one folder to Another using PowerShell Ever wanted to clone permissions from an existing folder to a new folder in SharePoint Online? When working with SharePoint Online, there may be times when you need to copy…

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SharePoint Folder shows Empty in the Windows Explorer!

Problem: SharePoint Online folder appears empty in the File Explorer view! We confirmed the specific folder has files and subfolders in it by browsing through the web browser. However, in the Explorer view, the SharePoint folder appears empty! Here is the Folder in Browser View: The same SharePoint folder shows empty in…

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SharePoint Online: How to Hide Folders in Document Library and Show All Files?

When you have a complicated deep File-Folder structure, You may want to hide folders from the view and show all files without folders in the SharePoint document library view. Probably, you may want to use Metadata instead of Folders! How to hide folder in SharePoint Online document library? Here is how to…

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SharePoint Online: Grant Folder Permissions from a CSV File using PowerShell

Requirement: Set permissions to Multiple Folders from a CSV File in SharePoint Online. PowerShell to Set Folder Permissions in Bulk from a CSV File in SharePoint Online We have a list of folders in SharePoint Online libraries and wanted to grant permissions on specific folders with specific users. Here is my CSV…

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SharePoint Online: Restore a deleted Folder using PowerShell

Requirement: Restore a deleted folder in SharePoint Online. How to restore a deleted Folder in SharePoint Online? To restore a deleted folder in SharePoint Online document library, follow these steps: The first step is simply to navigate your browser to your team site’s homepage, click on the Settings gear in the top…

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SharePoint Online: Bulk Delete Folders from a CSV using PowerShell

Requirement: Bulk Delete Folders in SharePoint Online. How to Bulk Delete Multiple Folders in SharePoint Online? To bulk delete folders with its sub-folders and files, we can use a CSV file with PowerShell script. Here is my CSV file with a list of folder names and the site relative URL of its…

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OneDrive for Business: Create Folder using PowerShell

Requirement: Create a folder in OneDrive for Business site. How to create a Folder in OneDrive for Business? If you are using OneDrive for Business, you may want to create a separate folder to keep your files organized and easy to find. In this article, we will show you how to create…

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SharePoint Online: Find All Folders Exceeding List View Threshold Limit of 5000

Problem: Any SharePoint List, Library, or Folder contains more than 5000 items at the same level results list view threshold exceeded error messages in SharePoint Online. While the maximum number of items or files that can be stored in the SharePoint Online list or library is 30 million, more than 5000 items…

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SharePoint Online: Check If a Folder has Unique Permissions

Requirement: Check If a Folder has Unique Permissions in SharePoint Online using PowerShell How to check if a Folder has Unique Permissions? By default, a new folder will have permissions inherited from its parent folder or library. Checking if a folder has unique permissions in SharePoint Online can be done by following…

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