How to hide Move or Copy from Document Library SharePoint online

SharePointDev 61 Reputation points
2021-09-08T14:36:36.547+00:00

Dear Support, In SharePoint online there is new feature added Move or Copy in Document Library. I don't want Move or Copy option in document library as users are moving the documents from one folder to another which is data duplication. Could you please how to disable this feature so user will not use this option to move or copy the document. Thanks

SharePoint
SharePoint
A group of Microsoft Products and technologies used for sharing and managing content, knowledge, and applications.
10,012 questions
0 comments No comments
{count} votes

1 answer

Sort by: Most helpful
  1. Elsie Lu_MSFT 9,781 Reputation points
    2021-09-09T07:51:44.157+00:00

    Hi @SharePointDev ,

    Per my research, this feature is the default and currently does not support being disabled. I did a test, and the user has read only permission and can also use copy to/move to feature.

    Reference:
    Move or copy files in SharePoint


    If the answer is helpful, please click "Accept Answer" and upvote it.

    Note: Please follow the steps in our documentation to enable e-mail notifications if you want to receive the related email notification for this thread.