Enabling employees to save personal links using My Bookmarks app (aka Personalized Quick Links app)

Before employees can save personalized links using the My Bookmarks app (aka Personalized Quick Links app), you need to give permissions to do so.
Here is how to do that:

  1. Go to portal.azure.com and log in with administrative rights
  2. Click on the Active Directory
  3. On the left panel, select App Registrations
  4. Under All Applications category, find the app named “SharePoint Online Client Extensibility Web Application Principal” as shown below.


  1. Click on the app link
  2. From the left panel select API Permission
  3. Search for a new Delegated permission " User.ReadWrite" as shown below

  1. Clicking the [Add Permission] button to add this permission

The result will show up in the list of permissions like this:


Finally, you will need to grant admin consent so that users are not prompted each time they load this app.

To grant admin consent:

  1. Select the User.ReadWrite permission you just added:


  1. Click the [Grant admin consent … ] link as shown below

  2. Click Yes and confirm that permission has been granted:

Give it a few minutes for this change to propagate in your tenant.