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Our company just migrated to O365 and as I am trying to give people permissions and take away permissions, found out that our Gear Icon does not have 'Permission' option available.

It is taking an extra step of gear icon -> site settings -> permissions.

Which is okay but if there is a quick fix, I would love to learn!

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There are multiple ways to navigate to site permissions in SharePoint in office 365. Which are as below:

  1. Hit the url in browser in below format:

    siteUrl/_layouts/user.aspx

  2. Click on Gear Icon --> Site settings --> Site permissions.

  3. Go to Site Contents --> Site settings --> Site permissions.

To quickly access the site permissions page, I think you can use the first approach.

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  • I really want to give you the upvote but I don't have 15+ reputations yet. Thank you for the brilliant workaround!!! first approach saves me lot of time! – Masarubae Jan 8 '19 at 19:29
  • That's fine. You can always come and upvote when you will have sufficient reputation. – Ganesh Sanap Jan 9 '19 at 3:24

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