In this SharePoint 2016 tutorial, I will explain how to resolve Site content and structure missing in SharePoint 2016/2013 error. I will show how to enable content and structure in SharePoint 2013 or SharePoint 2016. Solve site content and structure SharePoint 2013/2016 missing issue. Resolve SharePoint online content and structure missing.
Site content and structure missing in SharePoint 2016/2013/Online Issue
I want to move a few folders and subsites from one location of the site collection to another location in SharePoint 2016. I am not able to see “Content and structure” option in site setting to move a folder and site without any 3rd party tool.
You can see below there is not the Content structure is not presented under Site Administration (SharePoint online content and structure missing) like below:
By using Site content and structure we can manage the whole content easily.
How to enable content and structure in SharePoint 2013/2016/Online
Site content and structure will come with “SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure” feature. Follow the below steps to enable this feature to enable “Content and Structure” in SharePoint 2013 / 2016.
1. Navigate site settings
2. Click on Site Collection features under “Site Collection Administration”
3. Activate “SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure”
4. Once you activate this feature you will see this feature as part of site administration features.
5. Once you click on this option you will see as below.
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Hope this helps to solve SharePoint 2013/2016 site content and structure missing issue and how to enable content and structure in SharePoint 2013/2016.
I am Krishna.Vandanapu a SharePoint architect working in IT from last 13+ years, I worked in SharePoint 2007, 2010, 2013, 2016 and Office 365. I have extensive hands on experience in customizing SharePoint sites from end to end. Expertise in SharePoint migration tools like Sharegate, Doc Ave and Metalogix. Migrated SharePoint sites from SharePoint 2007 to 2010 and 2010 to 2013 several times seamlessly. Implementing CSOM with Microsoft best practices. Spent quality time in configuring SharePoint application services like User Profile, Search, Managed Meta data services etc. Now exploring SharePoint Framework and SharePoint 2019