Fix “You do not have permission to open this website in SharePoint Designer” Error

Problem: When trying to open a SharePoint Online site in SharePoint Designer, got this error message “You do not have permission to open this website in SharePoint Designer” Solution: By default, SharePoint designer customization are disabled in modern group sites in SharePoint Online. To enable SharePoint designer, You have to set the…

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SharePoint Online: Fix “Error 0x800700DF: The file size exceeds the limit allowed and cannot be saved”

Problem: When copying a file from SharePoint Online through file explorer, got this error message “An unexpected error is keeping you from copying the folder. If you continue to receive this error, you can use the error code to search for help with this problem. Error 0x800700DF: The file size exceeds the…

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SharePoint Online: Fix Search Results Count Inconsistent Issue

Problem: Search results count is inconsistent in SharePoint Online! Solution: SharePoint Search center search results page displays the number of items in the results at the bottom of the page. If you navigate through paging, The number of search results displayed on each page is inconsistent. Although a lot of search engines…

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Fix “The requested operation is part of an experimental feature that is not supported in the current environment.” Error

Problem: When trying to run a PowerShell cmdlet, got this error message: “The requested operation is part of an experimental feature that is not supported in the current environment.” If a new feature is not yet rolled out for your tenant, SharePoint shows this error. Solution: Set the release preference in Office…

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Fix “Cannot contact web site ‘https://tenant-admin.sharepoint.com/’ or the web site does not support SharePoint Online credentials. The response status code is ‘Unauthorized'” Error

Problem: When trying to connect to SharePoint Online through PowerShell script, got this error message “Cannot contact web site ‘https://crescent-admin.sharepoint.com/’ or the web site does not support SharePoint Online credentials. The response status code is ‘Unauthorized’” Tried running a CSOM script and got an error: “Exception calling “ExecuteQuery” with “0” argument(s): “Cannot…

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Connect-PnPOnline : The term ‘Connect-PnPOnline’ 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.

Problem: When trying to run a PowerShell script for SharePoint Online, got this error message: “Connect-PnPOnline : The term ‘Connect-PnPOnline’ 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…

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SharePoint Online: URL Length Limitation of 218 Characters in Excel Files

Problem: When trying to open a Microsoft Excel file stored in a SharePoint Online document library, got this error message: We couldn’t open that file. rename the file to use a shorter name or copy it to a different folder with a shorter path. We faced similar issues like: “Sorry, we couldn’t…

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SharePoint Online: “The remote server returned an error (401) Unauthorized” Error in PowerShell

Problem: Exception calling “ExecuteQuery” with “0” argument(s): “The remote server returned an error (401) Unauthorized.” Error in SharePoint Online PowerShell script. Troubleshooting Checklist: Here are the various root causes and solutions for the remote server returned an error 401 unauthorized in SharePoint Online: 1. Is your URL Correct? You’ll get the same…

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Fix “Connect-AzureAD : The term ‘Connect-AzureAD’ is not recognized as the name of a cmdlet, function, script file, or operable program.” Error

Problem: When trying to connect to Azure AD from PowerShell, using: “Connect-AzureAD” cmdlet, received an error: “Connect-AzureAD: The term ‘Connect-AzureAD’ is not recognized as the name of a cmdlet, function, script file, or operable program.” Solution for Connect-AzureAD not recognized Issue: Install the Azure AD Module! Open PowerShell as an administrator, Enter:…

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