When a deleted OneDrive is restored then its also important to give access to some user. The easiest way to restore a deleted OneDrive is to restore the deleted user but this is not ideal case every time, so you must restore the deleted site/OneDrive and then assign administrative access to an active user using Set-SPOUser cmdlet. This command requires the URL of OneDrive, user login name and token of administrative access.

Set-SPOUser -Site "https://mstechtalk-my.sharepoint.com/personal/aamin_mstechtalk_com" -LoginName adnan.amin@brighthousefinancial.com -IsSiteCollectionAdmin $True

Assign access OneDrive

Important: You must have administrative access to run the command.

Adnan is six time Microsoft MVP (Since 2015) with over 16 years of extensive experience with major expertise on SharePoint, SharePoint based development, Microsoft 365, Microsoft Teams, .Net Platform and Microsoft BI. He is currently working Sr Microsoft Consultant at Olive + Goose. He is MCT Regional Lead for Pakistan Chapter since 2012. He is working on SharePoint for past 12 years and worked on different intranet/intranet solutions for private & govt. sector majorly in United states and Gulf region and have experience of working with multiple Fortune 500 companies. He is a trainer, technology evangelist and also speaks in community forums.

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