SharePoint Folder shows Empty in Windows Explorer!

Problem: SharePoint Online folder appears empty in the File Explorer view! We confirmed the specific folder has files and subfolders by browsing through the web browser. However, in the Explorer view, the SharePoint folder appears empty! Here is the Folder in Browser View: The same SharePoint folder shows empty in the mapped…

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SharePoint Server: Download Documents from a CSV File using PowerShell

Requirement: Download files in the SharePoint document library from a CSV file to a local disk. PowerShell Script to Download Documents from SharePoint If you need to quickly and easily download your SharePoint documents from a CSV file, PowerShell is the tool for you. This quick guide will show you how to…

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How to Map a SharePoint Online Document Library as a Network Drive?

Requirement: Map SharePoint Online library as a network drive. How to map SharePoint Online as a network drive? In SharePoint Online, you can use Map as a network drive to access your SharePoint files in File Explorer on your computer. When you map SharePoint as a network drive, you can manage/upload/download files…

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SharePoint Server: Find out Who has Deleted a Site Collection

Requirement: Find out who has deleted a site collection in SharePoint 2016 server. SharePoint Site Collection deletion is a serious matter as it can lead to data loss and business disruption. In some cases, it can happen accidentally by a user with permission or maliciously by a user with access to SharePoint….

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How to Make a Subsite Read-Only in SharePoint using PowerShell?

Requirement: Make a SharePoint Subsite read-only. This method replaces all other permissions applied on the subsite with “Read” and can’t be reverted! Make sure you are proceeding only in scenarios where you don’t need to revert the read-only (E.g. Post migration)! You can take backup of the existing permissions though. If you…

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Migrate SharePoint 2010 Document Libraries to SharePoint Online using PowerShell

Requirement: Migrate Document Libraries from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint Online. How to Migrate SharePoint 2010 Document Libraries to SharePoint Online? There are several methods that can be used to migrate a document library from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint Online, including the SharePoint Migration Tool (SPMT), 3rd party Migration tools like ShareGate, etc….

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Add a Notification Message in Top Banner of the SharePoint Site using PowerShell

Requirement: Add a message to the top banner area of a SharePoint site collection PowerShell to Add Site Notification Message in SharePoint: After migrating from SharePoint 2013 to SharePoint 2016, we wanted to add a message at the top banner of a migrated site. To Set a notification at the web level,…

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How to Configure Document ID Service Feature in SharePoint Online?

What is Document ID Service in SharePoint Online? The Document ID service in SharePoint Online automatically generates and assigns a unique number to each document, which can be used to locate that document anywhere within the site collection, even if it’s moved or copied to a different location. Once the uploaded document…

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How to Create a Calendar Overlay in SharePoint Online?

What is the Calendar Overlay in SharePoint Online? Calendar overlay is a cool feature in SharePoint that lets you layer the contents of multiple calendars into a single, easy-to-read, color-coded calendar view. Use it when you manage more than one calendar in your SharePoint environment but want to create a consolidated view…

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