SharePoint Online: How to Open PowerPoint in Presentation Mode?

Requirement: Open PowerPoint files in slideshow mode in SharePoint Online. How to Open PowerPoint in Presentation mode from SharePoint Online? Any link to PowerPoint presentations (PPT, PPTX, or PPSX files) takes users to the Edit mode of the file. Even if the users don’t have permission to edit, SharePoint opens it in…

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How to Add Calendar to SharePoint Online Modern Page?

Requirement: Display a calendar with Month view on SharePoint Online home page. How to add calendar web part in SharePoint online modern page? Although we have events web part, it’s not giving a calendar look and feel, but it gets all upcoming events. So, to display a calendar grid view in SharePoint…

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SharePoint Online: How to Turn Off “You may also be interested in” Feature?

“You may also be interested in” is a new feature in SharePoint Online that helps people to find related content based on their previous page views, likes, and comments. In case, you don’t want this feature, You can disable it either at the site level or page level. Just edit any modern…

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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: Get Default List Form (New/Edit/Display) URLs using PowerShell

Requirement: Get the default list form URLs in SharePoint Online. How to Get the List Form URLs in a SharePoint Online List? Just open the SharePoint Online site in SharePoint Designer, Navigate to the Lists >> Open the Target List >> and You’ll find the default list of forms under the “Forms”…

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Fix “We can’t sign you into your company portal because something on the server isn’t configured correctly.” Error

Problem: When trying to open a SharePoint Online site through SharePoint Designer, got this error message, “We can’t sign you into your company portal because something on the server isn’t configured correctly” Solution: Login to the site through Internet Explorer, so that your authentication cookie gets generated!

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How to Install the PnP PowerShell Module for SharePoint Online?

The new PnP PowerShell module is a cross-platform product that can run on any operating system that supports .net core, like Windows, Linux, Mac, etc. and provides 500+ cmdlets to work with Microsoft 365 environment (No support for On-Premises server products, BTW!) cloud products like SharePoint Online, Microsoft Teams, Microsoft Planner, and…

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SharePoint Online: How to Save a Modern Page as Template?

Requirement: Save a page as a template in SharePoint Online. How to Save a Modern Page as Template in SharePoint Online? Page Templates in SharePoint Online provides great re-usability and saves a lot of time. Once you finish customizing a page by adding web parts, content, styles, etc. you can save it…

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SharePoint Online: How to See Who has viewed a File?

Requirement: See who has viewed a document in SharePoint Online. How to see who viewed a document in SharePoint? Yes! We can track who has viewed a file in SharePoint online with this nifty feature, “SharePoint Viewers”. To see who has viewed a document in SharePoint, do the following: Go to Site…

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