Delete Folder in SharePoint using PowerShell

The example in this topic show how to use PowerShell to Delete Folder in SharePoint

  • # Provide credentials over here
  • $creds = (New-Object System.Management.Automation.PSCredential "<<UserName>>",(ConvertTo-SecureString "<<Password>>" -AsPlainText -Force))
  • # 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
  • # -Folder: Relative path of the location
  • # -Name: Name of the folder
  • # If parameter "-Force" is applied then on the execution of command, it will not ask for confirmation to delete the Folder
  • Remove-PnPFolder -Name "New Folder" -Folder "Lists/New%20list" -Force
  • Disconnect-PnPOnline 

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