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 two time SharePoint MVP (Most Valuable Professional) with over 12 years of extensive experience with major expertise on SharePoint Server, Office 365, .Net Platform and Microsoft BI. He is currently working SharePoint Architect at FMT Consultants. He is MCT Regional Lead for Pakistan Chapter since 2012. He is working on SharePoint for past nine years and worked on different intranet/intranet solutions for private & govt. sector majorly in Gulf region, which include OOB and customized solutions. He is a trainer, technology evangelist and also speaks in community forums.

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