SharePoint Online: Upload Large Files using PowerShell

Requirement: Upload large files to SharePoint Online using PowerShell PowerShell to Upload a large file to SharePoint Online If you try to upload files with > 250 MB file size to SharePoint Online using CSOM Files.Add method, or PnP PowerShell Add-PnPFile methods you’ll end up in errors: “The remote server returned an…

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SharePoint Online: How to Disable Subsite Creation?

Requirement: Disable subsite creation in SharePoint Online. How to disable subsites in SharePoint Online? The traditional information architecture in SharePoint site collections and subsites is site collections have a top-level site and may have a number of sub-sites underneath. However, the recent recommendation from Microsoft is to avoid subsites and create site…

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SharePoint Online: Change Site from Private to Public

Requirement: Change a private site to public in SharePoint Online. Switch between Private and Public Sites in SharePoint Online In SharePoint Online, modern team sites are created with an Office 365 Group associated by default. You can set the site privacy to public or private during creating sites from the admin center….

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SharePoint Online: PowerShell to Grant Site Permissions to User

Requirement: Grant permissions to SharePoint Online site using PowerShell. How to Grant Access to a SharePoint Online Site? In SharePoint Online modern sites, the default granularity options for accessing SharePoint content are as follows: Full Control, which is granted to Owners Edit, which is granted to Members Read, which is granted to…

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SharePoint Online: Hide “Content Type” Field from List Forms

Requirement: Remove Content Type Field from SharePoint Online List Forms How to hide “Content Type” field from SharePoint Online List Forms? When you enable content types for a SharePoint Online list, you’ll see “Content Type” as a field in SharePoint list forms such as New and Edit. This could be annoying sometimes,…

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How to Add File Size Column to SharePoint Online Document Library?

Requirement: Add file size column to SharePoint Online How to Show File Size in SharePoint Online? You can add the “File Size” column to any list view of the SharePoint Online document library to get the size of each file. Just follow these steps to add the file size column to SharePoint…

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How to Set Permissions to a Document Library in SharePoint Online?

Requirement: Set Permissions on a SharePoint Online Document Library. How to Grant Access to a Document Library in SharePoint Online? Any document library created in SharePoint inherits permissions from its parent site by default. However, you may have to restrict access to a document library in SharePoint Online at times. Here are…

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SharePoint Online: Find All Files Exceeding Maximum URL Length Limitation using PowerShell

Microsoft Office Excel files stored in deep Folder, sub-folder structures with long names often result in an error when they exceed the maximum file URL length of 218 characters as in my other article  SharePoint Online: URL Length Limitation of 218 Characters in Excel Files. So, we wanted to proactively scan the…

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SharePoint Online: Hide Recycle Bin from Quick Launch

Requirement: Hide Recycle bin from SharePoint Online Quick Launch How to Hide Recycle bin in SharePoint Online? The recycle bin link was not relevant for site visitors as they can’t delete from the site or restore from the Recycle bin, and we wanted to hide the recycle bin from the Quick Launch…

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