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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How to Copy User Permissions in SharePoint Online using PowerShell?

Permission management in SharePoint Online is always a complex task, especially in large environments. Granting permissions in SharePoint becomes cumbersome when you are in a situation to clone an existing user’s access rights. Consider this scenario: You have an existing user in a department granted access to various SharePoint Sites, lists, folders,…

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Replace Site Collection Administrator for All Sites in SharePoint Online

Requirement: Replace a SharePoint Online site collection administrator for all sites in the tenant. How to change the site collection administrators in SharePoint Online? Replacing site collection administrators in SharePoint Online is straightforward: Navigate to the site >> Click on Settings gear >> Site Settings >>In the site settings page, click on…

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SharePoint Online: “Edit User permissions”, “Remove User Permissions” greyed out!

Problem: In SharePoint Online site, under site permissions, unable to edit or remove user permissions as “Edit user permissions” and “Remove user Permissions” buttons are disabled to everyone including site owners and site collection administrators! Root Cause: This is because the SharePoint Online site is connected to a Microsoft Group and permissions…

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SharePoint Online: How to Prevent Users from Editing Pages?

Requirement: Disable the ability to edit site pages in SharePoint Online from site members. How to Prevent Users from Editing Pages in SharePoint Online? By default, members of the SharePoint Online site can edit any page in the site including Home page. This creates unnecessary issues at times, and we wanted to…

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SharePoint Online: Add Bulk Users and Groups using PowerShell

Requirement: Add multiple users and Groups to SharePoint Online sites in bulk How to Create Multiple Groups and Users in SharePoint Online? I had to create a number of SharePoint User Groups and add users to those groups on different sites. In this blog post, let’s take a look at 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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