How can we help you today?

Can we restrict users from adding ShortPoint SPFx App to the site?

Yes, you can. 

To add the ShortPoint App to the site users need to have at least Read permission level

You can remove their permissions from App Catalog, if you do not want them adding ShortPoint App to the site:

1. Open the SharePoint Admin Center and then navigate to the SharePoint App Catalog (you may check Steps 1-2 of this solution article for more details).

2. Open Site settings. Choose Site permissions option under the Users and Permissions category.

3. Remove User Permissions:

  • For SharePoint 2019 users' permissions are assigned manually by admin. So if you want to remove someone's rights, simply choose the user and click Remove User Permissions button from the Ribbon under the Permissions tab:

  • For Office 365 there is an automatically created group Everyone except external users, that has Read permission level. It means that the users can add ShortPoint SPFx app from the Site contents by default.

    You need to remove this group in order to restrict them from adding the app:

For more details, check our solution: How to Restrict Users from Adding ShortPoint SPFx App to the Site?

Did you find it helpful? Yes No

Send feedback
Sorry we couldn't be helpful. Help us improve this article with your feedback.

World's best intranet sites are designed using ShortPoint

Get started today! Learn more
See all 35 topics

Start a trial

Ignite your vision. Install ShortPoint directly on your site, or play in sandbox mode. No credit card required.

Get started today

World’s best intranet sites are designed using ShortPoint

Thousands of companies using ShortPoint everyday to design, brand and build award winning intranet sites.

Get started Learn more