Import an Excel spreadsheet into SharePoint lists with Microsoft Flow

Over the last few weeks I have seen quite a few people asking questions about comparing two lists, synchronising lists and importing data into SharePoint lists. Within this post I’m … read the microsoft-flow-import-list-data-from-an-excel-spreadsheet-into-sharepoint-lists post

PnP PowerShell – Apply-PnPProvisioningTemplate stuck on initializing engine

Apply-PnPProvisioningTemplate stuck Today I used PnP PowerShell to provision one of my sites. For some reason my Apply-PnPProvisioningTemplate  CmdLet just didn’t want to run properly. Every time I ran Apply-PnPProvisioningTemplate … read the pnp-powershell-apply-pnpprovisioningtemplate-stuck-on-initiliazing-engine post

SharePoint – Install-SPUserSolution fails on slow or busy systems

Sometimes you run into an issue that is difficult to resolve. Recently I’ve been running a PowerShell script that needs to create 6000 site collections and even more sub sites … read the sharepoint-long-running-powershell-migration-scripts-fail-on-install-spusersolution post

SharePoint / Microsoft Flow – Maintain List details for no-code developers

This post is part of my User guide to using the SharePoint REST API in Microsoft Flow for no-code developers series. I will look at the following operations on a list … read the sharepoint-microsoft-flow-maintain-list-details-for-no-code-developers post

Microsoft Flow – SharePoint Connector’s common error messages and their resolutions

In my series of error handling posts I’ve looked at Handle trigger failures Finding failed flow actions – Part 2 Finding failed flow actions – Part 1 Advanced Error Handling … read the microsoft-flow-sharepoint-connectors-common-error-messages-and-their-resolutions post

Update a SharePoint List item with a people field using REST API in the Send an HTTP request

Reasons for using the REST API This post includes quite a few common requirements. So before I get started I’ll list  some of the subjects that you might be interested … read the update-a-list-item-with-a-people-field-using-rest-api-in-the-send-an-http-request-to-sharepoint post

SharePoint 2016 – Contribute permissions, if you think this is right then let me know!

Today, I was working on a SharePoint 2016 environment and I noticed that my user with Contribute permissions were able to edit pages. Then when I searched for this issue … read the sharepoint-2016-contribute-permissions-if-you-think-this-is-right-then-let-me-know post

Using the REST API in Power Automate to get all lists in a SharePoint site

REST API One of the important way to create integrations with SharePoint is the REST API. Since a few weeks Microsoft Flow can now simply call the REST API. But … read the microsoft-flow-using-the-rest-api-to-access-sharepoint-get-all-lists-in-a-site post

SharePoint Online – 5000 documents and the library is full, well it might be or maybe not kind of bug

Today one of my Office 365 customers mentioned to me a problem with copying files. When copying files they got the following message: But this Sorry, we couldn’t get the … read the sharepoint-online-5000-documents-and-the-library-is-full-well-it-might-be-or-maybe-not-kind-of-bug post