Enable-Disable Automatic News Digest in SharePoint Online

Requirement: Disable the automatic news digest in SharePoint Online. How to Disable the SharePoint Online Automatic News Digest? The Auto News Digest Feature in SharePoint Online sends automated emails to users on the latest relevant News posts from SharePoint sites where they have access but have not viewed them yet, on a…

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How to Change the Page Layout of a Modern SharePoint Online Page?

The modern SharePoint Online supports Three page layouts: Home Page Layout – Used by the landing page, comes with no banner on the top. Article Page Layout – Default page layout for modern pages, comes with a top banner. Single Part App Page Layout – To host a single web part If…

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SharePoint Online: Perform Bulk Operations (Add/Update/Delete) Faster in Batches with New-PnPBatch cmdlet in PowerShell

The new PnP PowerShell Module brings the ability to perform bulk operations in batches in SharePoint Online using New-PNPBatch cmdlet. This is extremely helpful when you deal with larger lists with create, edit or delete operations. The PnP Batch operations are accelerated and relatively reduces the execution time and delivers faster performance….

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How to Remove a Redirect Site in SharePoint Online?

Problem: When you edit the URL of an existing SharePoint Online site, it automatically creates a new redirect from the old site to the new site. Meaning, You can’t use the old site URL for new sites as there is an existing redirect site with the old URL is already in place!…

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How to create a Newsletter (News Digest Email) in SharePoint Online?

News digest in SharePoint Online helps to promote news pages in the form of a newsletter, by simply selecting news articles to include in the news digest and send an email. Here is how to create and send a news digest: Assuming you have a site with several news posts added recently…

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How to disable “Return to Classic SharePoint” in SharePoint Online?

In modern SharePoint Online sites, You’ll find the link “Return to Classic SharePoint” in the bottom left corner below quick launch – for backward compatibility. On clicking, the link reverts the current list or library to classic mode. Similarly, On the classic UI, there’s a corresponding link, “Exit classic experience.” SharePoint Online:…

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SharePoint Online: How to Share and Password Protect Files?

Can You password protect a Document or Excel file in SharePoint Online? Yes! You can share and password protect a document in SharePoint Online so that when the link is reshared to someone else, They can’t open the document without a password. Prerequisites: The external sharing setting must be set to “Anyone”….

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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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