Category Archives: SharePoint Online

OneDrive for Business “deleted a large number of files” email notification

Hey folks, look at what landed in my Inbox yesterday: This is not a spam or a clever phishing message, it’s a legitimate email notification sent from SharePoint Online, as one can verify by looking at the headers. So why … Continue reading

Posted in Microsoft 365, Office 365, OneDrive for Business, SharePoint Online | Leave a comment

Limiting access to SharePoint Online resources via the Graph API

Just as I was finishing up my article on support for EWS in application access policies, Microsoft announced the first iteration of a similar functionality for restricting Graph API access in SharePoint Online. While still in early stages, the feature … Continue reading

Posted in Graph API, Microsoft 365, Office 365, SharePoint Online | 3 Comments

Files restore is finally available for SharePoint Online libraries

An year has passed since we got the Files restore feature for OneDrive for Business. Initially announced back at Ignite 2017, it took Microsoft several months to release it in the beginning of 2018. While there were some rough edges, … Continue reading

Posted in Office 365, SharePoint Online | Leave a comment

Enforcing idle session timeout restrictions in SharePoint Online

So Ignite is over and now it’s time to catch up on all the cool new Office 365 and Azure AD features announced or showcased. One such cool feature is the ability to configure custom idle timeout window for SharePoint … Continue reading

Posted in Office 365, PowerShell, SharePoint Online | 5 Comments

Postpone the deletion of your SharePoint Online Public website

In March 2015, Microsoft announced the deprecation of the public website feature in SharePoint Online. New tenants were no longer able to create public-facing site collections, and existing ones were given two years grace period to move the website to … Continue reading

Posted in Office 365, SharePoint Online | Leave a comment