Category: SharePoint 2016

How to delete a “locked” SharePoint Library

Just came across this challenge and I thought I'll document this. Anyway the challenge is that some of the libraries and lists in SharePoint both online and on-premises might get "locked" for deletion, meaning you cannot delete them by any means, this is particullary through for "Record libraries". If you need to remove a "locked" … Continue reading How to delete a “locked” SharePoint Library

Orphaned SharePoint Online Site Collections after an O365 Group

O365 Groups or Unified Groups is a cool O365 feature, except when it don't work as expected. You just deleted the Group, but the hidden SharePoint Online Site Collection connected to the group didn't got deleted automatically with the group. Guess what it's now an orphaned site collection in locked state. To Remove these sites, … Continue reading Orphaned SharePoint Online Site Collections after an O365 Group

SharePoint 101 Limited-Access User Permission Feature – PAIN!

Everybody ever working with SharePoint Permission know for a fact that is a real PAIN!! I recently experienced how pain-full it can be sometimes. Background: We have a solution with some nice SharePoint sites | some of the sites have broken inheritance down in the hierarki, and everything has been working great. Last week i received a … Continue reading SharePoint 101 Limited-Access User Permission Feature – PAIN!