How to read all the PropertyBags for a SharePoint Site Collection!

By Danielle Arad - February 6, 2015
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This time I’m sharing a new script that allows to get all PropertyBags for a Site Collection in SharePoint 2013 You can download the script from the following link: How to read all property bags in a SharePoint Site Collection


#Script that gets all the property Bags in a SharePoint Site Collection using Client Side Object Model
# Required Parameters:
# -> $sUserName: User Name to connect to the SharePoint Site Collection.
# -> $sPassword: Password for the user.
# -> $sSiteUrl: SharePoint Online Site Url
$host.Runspace.ThreadOptions = “ReuseThread”

#Definition of the function that allows to read property bags in a SharePoint Site Collection
function ReadSiteCollection-PropertyBags
param ($sSiteColUrl,$sUserName,$sDomain,$sPassword)
#Adding the Client OM Assemblies
Add-Type -Path “<CSOM_Path>\Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.dll”
Add-Type -Path “<CSOM_Path>Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Runtime.dll”

#SPO Client Object Model Context
$spCtx = New-Object Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.ClientContext($sSiteColUrl)
$spCredentials = New-Object System.Net.NetworkCredential($sUserName,$sPassword,$sDomain)
$spCtx.Credentials = $spCredentials

Write-Host “—————————————————————————-” -foregroundcolor Green
Write-Host “Reading PropertyBags values for $sSiteColUrl !!” -ForegroundColor Green
Write-Host “—————————————————————————-” -foregroundcolor Green

foreach($spPropertyBagKey in $spPropertyBagKeys){
Write-Host “PropertyBag Key: ” $spPropertyBagKey ” – PropertyBag Value: ” $spAllSiteProperties[$spPropertyBagKey] -ForegroundColor Green
catch [System.Exception]
write-host -f red $_.Exception.ToString()

#Required Parameters
$sSiteColUrl = “http://<SiteCollectionUrl>”
$sUserName = “<UserName>”
$sPassword =””<AD_Domain>”

ReadSiteCollection-PropertyBags -sSiteColUrl $sSiteColUrl -sUserName $sUserName -sDomain $sDomain -sPassword $sPassword

When running the script, you should get the following output in the PowerShell ISE output:


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