SharePoint errors

Here are some things to try when you’re running into specific errors while using OneNote with notebooks shared on a SharePoint sites. Please note that most of these procedures require administrator privileges on your SharePoint server.

Turn off Required Check-in/Check Out in the SharePoint Document Library

  1. Navigate to the document library in SharePoint.

  2. On the Library Tools ribbon, select Library > Library Settings > Versioning Settings.

  3. Set the Require Check Out option to No.

Turn off Minor Versions in the SharePoint Document Library

  1. Navigate to the document library in SharePoint.

  2. On the Library Tools ribbon, select Library > Library Settings > Versioning Settings.

  3. Set the Document Versioning History option to No Versioning.

Turn off Required Properties in the SharePoint Document Library

  1. Navigate to the document library in SharePoint.

  2. On the Library Tools ribbon, select Library > Library Settings.

  3. Under the table titled Columns, see if any items have a check mark under the Required column.

  4. Click any item marked as required and then set the Require that this column contains information option to No.