How to activate or enable Hidden Features in SharePoint 2010 through PowerShell

Hi, some times we need to activate hidden features. An easy way to do it is through PowerShell.

  1. Open SharePoint 2010 Management Shell (Run as Administrator)
  2. Knows GUID of the hidden feature, for that you can use PowerShell.
    Example:
    Get-SPFeature -Limit ALL | Where-Object {$_.Hidden -e q $true -and $_.Scope -eq “WEB”} | Sort-Object DisplayName | Select DisplayName, Id

 

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How to delete the Drop Off Library

How to delete the Drop Off Library

Sometimes we activate by mistake the feature that creates the Drop Off Library. In this case this library could become a problem because It sets some restrictions. We can’t delete this library manually as any other library, and if we deactivate the feature that created it, It still will remain there.

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