I am migrating to Office 365 sharepoint from on-prem sharepoint 2016. Currently, users have to just type in http://intranet and will be taken to sharepoint. Is there a way to do something like this in Office 365 sharepoint? I just want the migration to be easier on users. We also have an internal DNS server.


You can set up a web server (IIS, Apache, nginx, etc.) to perform an HTTP 301 redirection. You cannot use a custom domain name in SharePoint Online.


There is a DNS type solution to the problem by using http://redirect.center/ (more details including open source code can be found at this site)

NAME: share TYPE: CNAME Record TARGET: company.sharepoint.com.redirect.center for share.company.com to redirect to company.sharepoint.com.

For share.company.com/path to go to comany.sharepoint.com/path use NAME: share TYPE: CNAME Record TARGET: company.sharepoint.com.redirect.center

However the url in the browser will be company.sharepoint.com/path , but you can type share.company.com/path in the box.

I hope this helps anyone still hoping for a solution.

I myself have been looking for a solution for some time and found this working solution really helpful.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.