Learn how to get all lists and libraries with two PowerShell scripts to understand what is going on in your SharePoint tenant.
SharePoint sites are created very fast. With a few clicks, admins and users can create dozens of sites and subsites. Since it is so easy to create sites, we as admins should have an overview, what is going on at our SharePoint environment. I wrote scripts for this purpose to get all sites and subsites of your SharePoint, so you can trim your SharePoint to your business needs. You will find a script for SharePoint Server and SharePoint Online.
In this article, you'll learn how to download SharePoint files in the GUI and with PowerShell. I also provide my tool, the "SharePoint Downloader" - a ready-to-run script, which you can use to download your SharePoint files.
There are various ways to access SharePoint Online and SharePoint Server. Check out and learn what the main differences are. When to use which module / snapping, and which are the pros and cons from my point of view. You will also see, what you can change with each SharePoint PowerShell Module.