SharePoint : Remote Event Receivers

In this first article on “Remote Event Receivers”, we will understand the concept of “Remote Events” & “Remote Event Handlers” which was a newly introduced concept in SharePoint 2013 & available in SharePoint 2016 also in SharePoint Online as well. What are Remote Events & Remote Event Receivers? Remote Events are meant to be considered in [...]

Configure an environment for apps for SharePoint (SharePoint 2016)

To enable users install and use apps for SharePoint in their sites, you must configure environment to support. Pre-requisites You must purchase a domain for apps for example SharePointApps.com You must be the member of SharePoint farm administrators group. You must be domain administrator. You must be administrator of SharePoint server as you will need [...]

Types of SharePoint Add-Ins

There are two types of Add-Ins in SharePoint i.e. SharePoint Hosted Add-Ins and Provider Hosted Add-Ins. SharePoint Hosted Add-Ins SharePoint Hosted Add-Ins almost contains SharePoint components. These are like all SharePoint Add-Ins and can be run using tile available on Site Contents page of SharePoint website on which it is installed. It can also have [...]

SharePoint Add-Ins – Introduction

SharePoint Add-Ins is self-contained web application which extends SharePoint websites that you create. Overview There are two types of SharePoint Add-Ins SharePoint Hosted Provider Hosted Now the thing is, how will you decide, which of above should be used? We can take this decision after learning about these SharePoint Add-Ins. Below are few points about [...]

Why Developer Site definition for SharePoint Add-Ins

Sometimes a question rises in our mind! Why only developer site definitions for SharePoint Add-Ins? There are the cases when we want to enable developer site collection feature when need to side-load an app and deploy directly from Visual Studio. There isn’t a button in the site collection features to let you enable this. When [...]