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When you click new site on the Followed Sites page in Microsoft SharePoint Online, you receive the following error message:
Note The yourdomain placeholder represents the domain that you use for your organization.
You are not allowed to create team sites at https://yourdomain.sharepoint.com/.
To fix this issue, an administrator must provide Create Subsites permissions to the users who need permission to use the "new site" link.
Note If you use this solution, all users who are added to the new group that you create will be able to create subsites within the site collection. There are many methods that provide this level of access. However, this solution lets you (the administrator) easily manage the number and range of people who can also create subsites. You manage this variable by adding or removing users from the new group.
To determine the location at which a site is created after a user clicks the new site link, follow these steps:
This issue occurs because the user who is trying to create the site doesn't have Create Subsites permissions for the site collection where he or she is trying to create the site.
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Article ID: 2739513 - Last Review: June 4, 2014 - Revision: 8.0
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