Create Wiki Page in SharePoint using PowerShell

The example in this topic show how to use PowerShell to Create Wiki Page in SharePoint

  • # Provide credentials over here
  • $creds = (New-Object System.Management.Automation.PSCredential "<<UserName>>",(ConvertTo-SecureString "<<Password>>" -AsPlainText -Force))
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  • # Provide URL of the Site over here
  • # If you do not wish to pass credentials hard coded then you can use: -Credentials (Get-Credential). This will prompt to enter credentials
  • Connect-PnPOnline -Url http://MyServer/sites/MySiteCollection -Credentials $creds
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  • # Get Context
  • $clientContext = Get-PnPContext
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  • # Enter Target list name over here
  • $targetList = Get-PnPList -Identity "Site Pages"
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  • $clientContext.Load($targetList)
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  • $clientContext.ExecuteQuery()
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  • # Get the server relative URL of the Pages library
  • $pageLibraryUrl = $targetList.RootFolder.ServerRelativeUrl
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  • # Enter the name of the new wiki page over here
  • $WikiPageName = "WikiPage.aspx"
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  • $NewWikiPageUrl = $pageLibraryUrl  + "/" + $WikiPageName
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  • # Specify template file Type = Wikipage
  • $newPage = $targetList.RootFolder.Files.AddTemplateFile($NewWikiPageUrl,"WikiPage")
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  • $clientContext.Load($newPage)
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  • $clientContext.ExecuteQuery()
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  • Disconnect-PnPOnline

Thank you for reading this article. This code was tested in SharePoint 2013


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