How to get list items in SharePoint 2013 Online using CSOM

In this post, we’ll see how we can fetch the list items of a SharePoint list in SharePoint 2013 online using REST. For the purpose of demonstration, I’ll be using a SharePoint hosted app. Launch Visual Studio 2013. File –> New –> Office/SharePoint –> Apps and name it as ‘GetListItemsREST’ I will be accessing the […]

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How to get a SharePoint group in SharePoint 2013 Online using REST

In this post, we’ll see how to get a SharePoint Group in SharePoint Online using REST. I’ll be using a SharePoint hosted app for the purpose of demonstration. Launch Visual Studio 2013. I will be accessing the following REST endpoint for getting a web title https://yoursite.sharepoint/_api/web/sitegroups(index) index – an integer that refers a group uniquely […]

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How to get SharePoint fields collection in SharePoint 2013 Online using REST

In this post, we’ll see how we can fetch the fields collection of a SharePoint web in SharePoint 2013 online using REST. For the purpose of demonstration, I’ll be using a SharePoint hosted app. Launch Visual Studio 2013. File –> New –> Office/SharePoint –> Apps and name it as ‘GetFieldsREST’ I will be accessing the […]

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How to get SharePoint 2013 web property using REST in SharePoint Online

In this post, we’ll see how we can access the property of a SharePoint web in SharePoint 2013 online using REST. For the purpose of demonstration, I’ll be using a SharePoint hosted app. Launch Visual Studio 2013. File –> New –> Office/SharePoint –> Apps and and name it as ‘GetWebdetailsREST’ I will be accessing the […]

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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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