Version of SharePoint Online required
The connector works on O365 SharePoint Online.
In order to access SharePoint Online Rest API with a user account, sufficient privileges must be supplied. You may have a different account per URL if required.
To crawl SharePoint you'll need the following permissions:
- The account must be a site collection administrator. See Set SharePoint Access Rights for more info on how to set this permission.
Azure AD Application
In order to access SharePoint Online Rest API as an Azure AD Application, you'll need to create an Azure AD Application and add a Certificate. See the Azure AD Access for SharePoint Online Tutorial to configure it.
Windows or Linux
The Aspire SharePoint Online connector can run on either Windows or Linux. It uses the Rest API to communicate with SharePoint.