Five ways to get OneDrive URL for a User in Microsoft 365

There are multiple ways to fetch the OneDrive URL for a user using User Profile through SharePoint Admin panel, through user properties from Microsoft 365 admin Center (also known as Office 365) and through PnP & SharePoint online PowerShell. Using Microsoft 365 Admin Center There are two ways to search from Microsoft 365 admin center. …

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OneDrive Sync issue: SharePoint Documents Library not syncing

OneDrive sync issue are quite common which stops content from syncing to from local drive to OneDrive and from OneDrive to local drive. There many resultions listed on different blog posts. Issue I have recently faced a strange issue where OneDrive for Business Sync client is not working for 3 users, they all syncing content …

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Update Created, Created by, Modified & Modified fields using SharePoint Online Powershell

You have noticed that when you are migrating content in a SharePoint Document library or list using a migration tool and gives you the option to keep the timestamp and user details for created and modified fields. But if you manually copy few the fields than it would be showing up with you name and …

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Download all personal/OneDrive documents for a user using PowerShell

The best way to downloading all documents from OneDrive is to sync on local machine using OneDrive Sync client. But there could be scenarios where you need to get all data of another user, you cannot connect multiple accounts OneDrive Sync client and, in that scenario, you can use PowerShell script to download all content …

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SharePoint Online: Enable / Disable Sync for all Sites

Sync options enables a site content to be available offline, users can sync documents using from a SharePoint Document Library using OneDrive sync client on their local drives to use them offline and can also add content and changes to it which will be uploaded when connected online. There are requirements for some specific content …

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Enable / Disable sync for a SharePoint document library

You can see the Sync option on SharePoint document libraries by default, there are requirements to enable or disable sync option on a document library. There are multiple ways to perform this task by enabling it through the SharePoint site for all document libraries, from a document library or using PowerShell. Today, I will be …

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SharePoint: How to restrict user access from accessing system pages

Overview SharePoint shows content to users based on access assigned. Normally a user with read access on the site have access to all site content where permissions inherits from site level except where content like SharePoint lists, document libraries, files or folders having unique permissions. Business Requirement A user with read access can not modify …

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