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 in it 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…

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Fix “Connect-PnPOnline : AADSTS65001: The user or administrator has not consented to use the application with ID ‘31359c7f-bd7e-475c-86db-fdb8c937548e’ named ‘PnP Management Shell’. Send an interactive authorization request for this user and resource.”

Problem: When trying to connect to SharePoint Online using PnP PowerShell user name and password, got this error message: Connect-PnPOnline : AADSTS65001: The user or administrator has not consented to use the application with ID ‘31359c7f-bd7e-475c-86db-fdb8c937548e’ named ‘PnP Management Shell’. Send an interactive authorization request for this user and resource. Solution: The…

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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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Fix “We can’t sign you into your company portal because something on the server isn’t configured correctly.” Error

Problem: When trying to open a SharePoint Online site through SharePoint Designer, got this error message, “We can’t sign you into your company portal because something on the server isn’t configured correctly” Solution: Login to the site through Internet Explorer, so that your authentication cookie gets generated!

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SharePoint Online: Sync Button Missing in a Document Library?

Problem: Sync button missing in SharePoint Online library. How to Enable the Sync Button in SharePoint Online? To enable the Sync button in SharePoint Online, we have to set the offline client availability of the Document library and site to “Yes”. Step 1: Check the Sync Settings at the Site level Sync…

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Web part Maintenance Page for Modern SharePoint Online

At times, we may need the web part maintenance page to remove an erroneous web part from a page in SharePoint. In SharePoint On-premises and in Classic SharePoint Online, we used to append ?Contents=1 to the URL to open a page in web part maintenance mode that offers close/reset/remove functionalities on the…

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Fix “No connection available. Use Connect-SPOService before running this CmdLet.” Error in SharePoint Online PowerShell

Problem: Getting this error, “No connection available. Use Connect-SPOService before running this CmdLet.” while trying to connect SharePoint Online via PowerShell through SharePoint Online Management Shell. Solution: Apparently, You must connect to SharePoint Online Service using Connect-SPOService PowerShell cmdlet first, prior to executing any other cmdlets for SharePoint Online. On running Connect-SPOService…

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Fix “Connect-SPOService : Could not connect to SharePoint Online.” Error

Problem: When trying to connect o SharePoint Online using the Connect-SPOService cmdlet, got this error message, “Connect-SPOService : Could not connect to SharePoint Online.” Solutions: 1. Make sure the given tenant admin URL is correct, and your system is able to connect to the Tenant admin site! Just try to open the…

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Fix “Get-SPWeb : The term ‘Get-SPWeb’ is not recognized as the name of a cmdlet, function, script file, or operable program. Check the spelling of the name, or if a path was included, verify that the path is correct and try again.” Error in PowerShell

Problem: When trying to run a PowerShell script in SharePoint, got this error Get-SPWeb : The term ‘Get-SPWeb’ is not recognized as the name of a cmdlet, function, script file, or operable program. Check the spelling of the name, or if a path was included, verify that the path is correct and…

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