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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SharePoint Online: Sync Button Missing in a Document Library?

Problem: Sync button missing in SharePoint Online library. How to Enable the Sync Button in SharePoint Online? To enable the Sync button in SharePoint Online, we have to set the offline client availability of the Document library and site to “Yes”. Step 1: Check the Sync Settings at the Site level Sync…

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Disable the “Connect to new Microsoft 365 Group” Option in SharePoint Online

Requirement: Disable the “Connect to new Microsoft 365 Group” Option in SharePoint Online site settings menu. How to disable “Connect to new Microsoft 365 Group” Option in SharePoint Online? The “Connect to new Microsoft 365 Group” or “Connect to new Office 365 Group” link in the settings menu helps to connect any…

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

Requirement: Copy permissions from one list to another in SharePoint Online. PowerShell to Copy Permissions Between SharePoint Online Lists and Libraries There are no ways to clone permissions from an existing list to a new list in SharePoint Online without using 3rd party tools. Well, Not anymore! Here is the PowerShell script…

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How to Create a Rotating Banner in SharePoint Online?

Requirement: Create an image slider in SharePoint Online. How to create a Rotating Banner in SharePoint Online? Rotating banners or image carousels are the best way to display multiple banners in one portion of the page and rotate them automatically at fixed time intervals. Usually, placed on the home page of the…

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How to renew a Client Secret in SharePoint Online using PowerShell?

Requirement: Renew a client secret in SharePoint Online. How to Extend the Validity of a Client Secret in SharePoint Online? Any Client ID (or App ID) and client secret registered through SharePoint Online’s /_layouts/15/AppRegNew.aspx has the validity of 1 year, and there are ways to renew the client secret from the web…

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Site Assets Library missing in SharePoint Online? Here is the fix!

Problem: Site Assets Library missing in SharePoint Online. How to Create Site Assets Library in SharePoint Online? The site assets library usually stores images, logos, audio-video, CSS, and JS files, and it gets created automatically when you start customizing your site. For E.g. Changing the site logo, upload an image for the…

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Open a Document in Browser instead of Client Application in SharePoint Online

Requirement: Open documents in browser in SharePoint Online. How to Force Documents open in Browser instead of the Client Application? The “Open Documents in Client Applications by Default” feature and the library settings “Opening Documents in the Browser” decides whether a document should be opened in the web browser or in a…

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