Category: SharePoint 2019

SharePoint REST API: GET vs POST vs PUT vs DELETE vs PATCH

Today in this article we will learn about the basic understanding of REST API in SharePoint and will understand about GET vs POST vs PUT vs DELETE vs PATCH in SharePoint online thru the CRUD operations in the SharePoint REST API. Throughout this tutorial we will focus on the below: What is SharePoint REST API?

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SharePoint Online Automation – O365 – Upload files to document library using PowerShell CSOM

Here in this post – I will show how we can upload multiple files or documents to SharePoint online document library using PowerShell CSOM programmatically from the given directory. Below are the list of files – located in my local directory which I am going to upload to SharePoint online document library using the PowerShell

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SharePoint Online Automation – O365 – Download files from a document library using PowerShell CSOM

Here in this post – I will show how we can download files or documents from SharePoint online document library using PowerShell CSOM programmatically from the given date by passing “From Date” and “To Date” to the query. Lets say we want to download certain files from SharePoint document library those were created between these

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SharePoint Online Automation – O365 – Create multiple items in a list using PowerShell CSOM

Here in this post, I will show how to create multiple list items in SharePoint online list using  PowerShell CSOM code programmatically. PowerShell CSOM code to add multiple items: CLS #Load SharePoint CSOM Assemblies #Add-Type -Path “C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\16\ISAPI\Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.dll” #Add-Type -Path “C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\16\ISAPI\Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Runtime.dll” $fileName = “Adding_Multiple_Items_Report” $enddate =

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Get SharePoint list URL by list ID

Sometimes due to some reason when SharePoint developer is shared only with SharePoint site url and list id – using this two combination, they need to generate the default view URL.  Then how can we construct the list URL? I will show here in this post how we can get SharePoint list URL by list

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SharePoint Server Error: “Sorry, something went wrong. There was an exception in the Database”

How to fix “Sorry, something went wrong. There was an exception in the Database. Please retry your operation and if the problem persists, contact an administrator” in SharePoint 2016 search. Issue Descriptions: All of a sudden, our SharePoint 2016 search is not working. From the browser getting the below error: ULS log report from front

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SharePoint Migration: Basic tips and tricks in migration project

Sometimes while we do the SharePoint content database migration thru the detach and attach method – we may encounter with errors. However, if we open the migrated site still it does open and work. Here, I will explain how we can reduce the possibility of getting the error and some basic tips and tricks in

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SharePoint Permissions: Maximum number of unique permissions in a SharePoint library

Sometimes we may need to know what is the maximum number of unique permissions in a SharePoint library we may have – when we have multiple nested folder structure inside the library. Description: Maximum unique permission in a list is allowed 50,000 but as per Microsoft recommended is 5000 Reference URL: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sharepoint/install/software-boundaries-and-limits-0

SharePoint – On-Premise – O365: Site template is missing from a SharePoint subsite.

Issue Description: While we go for subsite creation from a SharePoint site – quite often we may see some of the templates are not available in the template selection – it may be team site, blog site or any other site template. We will see here what is the root cause of this issue and

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