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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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 download all documents from a document library

Usually the best way to download all documents from a SharePoint Document library or any specific folder from document library is to sync the folder using OneDrive client. It will sync all the content and it will also be used uploaded bulk content on a SharePoint document library. Download Documents using OneDrive Sync client Below …

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Configuring OneDrive for the first time for a SharePoint Document library

OneDrive is already configured for employees in an organization with office 365 tenant. But here if you are new to office 365 and want to configure OneDrive sync for the first time then follow below steps to achieve it: Go to the SharePoint document library or folder which you want to Sync You will see …

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Assign/Revoke Administrative Access on Deleted OneDrive Using PowerShell

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 …

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Restoring a deleted OneDrive using PowerShell

In Office 365,¬†when a user is deleted, his/her OneDrive will be automatically deleted after the given retention period which is by default 30 days. Only a Global Administrator or SharePoint Administrator can restore a deleted OneDrive and assign access to some other user. All the shared content will be available as they were available before …

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Add/Remove Administrative Access on a Site Collection

There are three ways to change the administrative access for a site collection. Go to SharePoint Site Collection settings and click on Site Collection Administrators link under Users and Permissions. On this screen you can add/remove a user for assigning or removing site collection administrative access for a user. You can also follow this step …

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SharePoint Important URLs

Being working on SharePoint for last one decade, I always use shortcut to reach out to different content. Shortcut means typing URLs directly in address bar instead of going through site navigation. My most favorite URLs which I used most are /_layouts/15/viewlsts.aspx and /_layouts/15/settings.aspx. There are couple of important URLs or pages which you need …

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SharePoint online: Guideline to restore deleted content

The purpose for writing this blog is to share the details for restoring deleted content from a SharePoint online site. In SharePoint whenever you delete any content which can be a site, list, library, page, document or list item, it will go to the site recycle bin where they retain for 93 days. If a …

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