How to Invite a Guest User to Azure AD for SharePoint Online?

Requirement: Invite guest user to SharePoint Online Azure AD. How to invite a guest user to SharePoint Online Azure Active Directory? SharePoint Online allows us to invite external users to collaborate. However, If the Sharing policy for your SharePoint Online tenant or site is set to “Existing guests – Only guests already…

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Fix “A compliance policy is currently blocking this site deletion” Error in SharePoint Online

Problem: When trying to delete a SharePoint Online site collection, getting an error message “Can’t Delete Site: A compliance policy is currently blocking this site deletion”. Also, in SharePoint Admin center, we get an intimation saying “This site has a compliance policy set to block deletion.”  Root Cause: This is because retention…

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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: How to Create a Classic Site Collection?

Requirement: Create a classic team site collection in SharePoint Online. How to create a Classic Team Site in SharePoint Online? You may want to create a classic style SharePoint Online site collection, maybe because your organization hasn’t adapted the modern experience or because you want some of the default functionality from the…

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SharePoint Online: Change Site Collection URL using PowerShell

Requirement: Change Site Collection URL in SharePoint Online How to Change the Site URL in SharePoint Online? Previously, We had to create a new site collection and run a migration tool to copy all contents from an old site to a new site to rename a site URL in SharePoint Online. Well,…

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SharePoint Online: Configure App Store Settings

Requirement: Configure App Store Settings in SharePoint Online. SharePoint Online App Store Configuration The SharePoint App store is a Cloud service where you can obtain both free and paid apps for SharePoint and Office. You can configure whether users can directly get apps from App store or each app should go through…

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