SharePoint Folder shows Empty in the 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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Download SharePoint Documents from 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…

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

Requirement: Map SharePoint Online library as a network drive How to map SharePoint Online as a network drive? At times, You may need to manage/upload/download files and folders in bulk using Explorer view, and mapping the SharePoint Online document library as a network drive is necessary to manage the SharePoint folder structure…

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Find out Who has Deleted a Site Collection in SharePoint

Requirement: Find out who has deleted a site collection in SharePoint 2016 server. How to Find Who Deleted a SharePoint Site? Unfortunately, there are no direct ways to find out who deleted a SharePoint site. The PowerShell cmdlet “Get-SPDeletedSite” gets you all deleted site collections without any hint about the user who…

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How to Make a Subsite Read-Only 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. How to…

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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? The idea is: Export all document libraries from SharePoint On-premises to a local drive, export metadata of each document to a CSV file, and then import them to SharePoint Online. Before we…

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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. Once the uploaded document gets a unique number, a URL is also formed by…

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How to Create Calendar Overlay in SharePoint Online?

What is 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 of…

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