SharePoint Online: “Edit User permissions”, “Remove User Permissions” greyed out!

Problem: In a SharePoint Online site, under site permissions, Users are unable to edit or remove user permissions as the “Edit user permissions” and “Remove user Permissions” buttons are disabled for everyone, including site owners and site collection administrators! Root Cause: This is because the SharePoint Online site is connected to a…

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Fix: Install-Module: PackageManagement\Install-Package : No match was found for the specified search criteria and module name Error

Problem: When trying to install a new module using: Install-Module <Module-Name>, getting this error message: “PackageManagement\Install-Package : No match was found for the specified search criteria and module name ‘ExchangeOnlineManagement.’. Try Get-PSRepository to see all available registered module repositories.” Solution: Here is the troubleshooting checklist:

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SharePoint Online: How to Enable Missing Apps (Picture Library, Announcements, Survey, Etc.) in Communication Sites?

Problem: Picture Library, Announcements, and other apps missing in SharePoint Online communication sites. How to Enable Picture Library and Other Apps in Communication Sites? By default, certain apps are not enabled in modern communication sites of SharePoint Online. Solution: Here is how to enable missing Apps in SharePoint Online Add an App…

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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, I 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 once 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? The Sync button enables you to synchronize a SharePoint Online library to your local storage, which can be helpful if you need to keep your documents in sync between your computer and the cloud. If…

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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 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 selected…

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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: You must connect to SharePoint Online Service using Connect-SPOService PowerShell cmdlet first before executing any other cmdlets for SharePoint Online. On running the Connect-SPOService cmdlet,…

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

Problem: When trying to connect to SharePoint Online using the Connect-SPOService cmdlet, I 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…

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Get-UnifiedGroup : The term ‘Get-UnifiedGroup’ is not recognized as the name of a cmdlet, function, script file, or operable program.

Problem: Getting “Get-UnifiedGroup : The term ‘Get-UnifiedGroup’ 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! Root Cause and Solution: You must…

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