How to setup multi-factor authentication in Office 365

In this post, we’ll see how we can enable multi-factor authentication for Office 365. The concept of multi-factor authentication has be become increasingly popular nowadays for bringing the additional layer of security hardening. Multi-factor authentication is a form of authentication, which enforces more than one form of authentication to verify the legitimacy of the transactions […]

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Understanding App Only Permission policy in SharePoint 2013 App model

In this post, we’ll understand what is an App Only Permission policy in SharePoint 2013 App model with a sample app project. The SharePoint 2013 App permissions are of three types and they are as follows :- App Only User Only App+User When the logged in user does not have enough privileges to perform a […]

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How to get list of Fields in a SharePoint List in SharePoint 2013 Online using CSOM

In this post, we’ll see how we can get the list of Fields in a SharePoint List in SharePoint 2013 Online using CSOM. I’ll be using a Console application for the purpose of demonstration. Open Visual Studio 2013. File –> New Project –> Visual C# –> Console Application and name it as ‘GetFieldsCSOM’ Add a […]

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How to get Users and Groups in SharePoint 2013 Online using CSOM

In this post, we’ll see how we can retrieve users in a SharePoint group in SharePoint 2013 Online using managed .NET Client Side Object Model (CSOM). We’ll create a Console Application in Visual Studio for the purpose of the demo. Open Visual Studio 2013. File –> New Project –> Visual C# –> Console Application and […]

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Office 365 development patterns & practices released

The Office 365 Development Patterns & Practices team have shipped the new open source repository today to GitHub.com/OfficeDev. The whole idea of releasing this is that, many sharepoint developers were familiar with how to build custom solutions with full-trust code and VSTO, however they did not know how to implement these solutions using App Model. […]

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List of Azure services that can be moved from one subscription to another subscription

I have a requirement to transfer the entire SharePoint 2013 Farm on  Azure with Virtual Network, Cloud services, Storage accounts, Virtual Machines, Subnets and Availability sets to a different Subscription on Azure. I did some analysis and in this migration process i have learnt that the following Azure services (as of today 07/29/2014) can be […]

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How to get list of SharePoint Lists in SharePoint 2013 Online using CSOM

In this post, we’ll see how to get the list of the SharePoint List in SharePoint 2013 Online using CSOM. Open Visual Studio 2013. File –> New –> Project –> Visual C# –> Console Application  and name it as ‘ReadSharePointLists’ Add a reference to assemblies ‘Microsoft.SharePoint.Client’ and ‘Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Runtime’. Import the following two namespaces. using Microsoft.SharePoint.Client; […]

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Largest collection of free Microsoft eBooks

Largest collection of FREE Microsoft eBooks ever, including: Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Office 2013, Office 365, Office 2010, SharePoint 2013, Dynamics CRM, PowerShell, Exchange Server, Lync 2013, System Center, Azure, Cloud, SQL Server can be downloaded here in the msdn blog. http://blogs.msdn.com/b/mssmallbiz/archive/2014/07/07/largest-collection-of-free-microsoft-ebooks-ever-including-windows-8-1-windows-8-windows-7-office-2013-office-365-office-2010-sharepoint-2013-dynamics-crm-powershell-exchange-server-lync-2013-system-center-azure-cloud-sql.aspx I’d like to thank Eric Ligman for collating this and publishing […]

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