Creating a Sharepoint Online User for the connector

For this section you will need access to a Sharepoint Online site.

  1. Login to your Sharepoint Online site.
  2. Press the top left icon and Click on Admin.

  1. Under the User management section click on Add User.

  1. Create a new user and assign a password, make sure you don’t click on Require this user to change their password when they first sign in.

  1. The user that will be associated with the by our Sharepoint Online connector doesn’t need a license, so we will click on *Create user without product License.

  1. We won’t modify anything on the Optional settings, click Next.

  1. Select Finish Adding.

  1. Login with your username and password to make sure everything works as expected, in order to do this you can open a new incognito tab and try to open your Sharepoint Site.

  1. Login using your username and password, you will notice that you don’t have access… yet.

  1. Go back to your Sharepoint Online site, and click on the members icon.

  1. Click on Add members.

  1. Add the user you just created, in some cases the name may not pop up immediately after creating it, in that case, you can just paste the email address.

  1. Click on Save.