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Deploy SharePoint 2013 on Azure for Learning

I wish to learn SharePoint 2013 in & out from administration perspective. Thus planning to deploy it on Azure, as it provides flexibility to access the Virtual Machine from anywhere. Thus looking ...
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STS Configuration: Local Login Provider is missing it's signing certificate

One of our Sharepoint farms is stuck on "User Profile Synchronization Service" Starting Any idea how to give a signing certificate to "Local Login Provider"? other errors in ULS: 04/04/2014 ...
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External Users access and Block IP range for Internet facing site for SP Online and AZURE (On-Prem)

We have SharePoint 2013 Environment License E1 with P2 and need assistance of below question 1) In our application, we want to provide access to External users they don't have license, Is it possible ...
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Upload file to azure blob storage

I have a SharePoint app with a custom action. With this custom action I want to upload the selected file in the SharePoint document library to a container in the azure blob storage. How can I upload ...
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Sharepoint 365 MVC 4 with Azure Database

I've created an autohosted MVC 4 app to embed into a Sharepoint 365 account. I have followed the tutorial here: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/fp179902.aspx to the letter AFAIK. The ...
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SharePoint disk performance using SharePoint on Azure

What are your experiences with disk speed on azure? I've done a number of IO benchmark tests on an XL VM with extra partitioned data drives (partitioning SQL logs/data) and find that disk read ...
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How can I use Online Management Shell commands from inside an Azure WebJob?

I have a project which requires a reporting tool be included in it. I need to be able to run the Management Shell command Get-SPOSite several times a day at regular intervals. As I am dealing with an ...
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Installing softwares (including OS) in Windows Azure VM for SP installation

I have a Windows Azure subscription. I have to create VMs with Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 OS. I need to create multiple VMs so that, I can install SharePoint in one of them, SQL Server in another, ...
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Create a SharePoint Farm using SQL Azure

I have an on-premise installation of SharePoint 2013. I need to create a new farm (Using either SharePoint Configuration Wizard or Powershell) in SQL Azure. Using Configuration Wizard, it keeps ...
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Making SharePoint online REST Call through ADAL and AzureAD

I have integrated an office 365 trial domain into my Azure AD. In the Azure AD I have created a custom application and given it the client key and client secret. Now I am trying to authenticate a ...
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Using code, how to sync data from CRM online 2011 to sharepoint online 2011 (or 2013) & vice-versa

I am trying for a proof-of-concept on this one. I have a sample crm-online plugin and I would like to know if through the code I can open my sharepoint online site and thereby get access to the ...
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Add item in Azure storage queue from workflow

I'm trying to add an item in a Azure storage queue from a SharePoint 2013 workflow. I created a Dictionary named "Header" with two "rows" one with name "Authorization" and the value is: SharedKey ...
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Can I use Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.User.LoginName as login for custom Identity authentication?

As the title suggests, I am doing a SharePoint Provider-hosted app that will be deployed to Microsoft Azure. I implemented security with custom Authentication class which references Owin namespaces. ...
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Sharepoint 2016 eval in Azure - public access

I need to make Sharepoint accessible publicly for this evaluation. I've seemed to get it where I can access the site with a specific url (something like .cloudapp.net// this url prompts for a user ...
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SharePointContextProvider.Current.GetSharePointContext(Context) returns null on postback - provider hosted app

I have a provider hosted app hosted on Azure and installed in SharePoint Online (Office 365). While testing the app, I found a strange issue, where if the page remains idle for around 10 mins and then ...
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Remote Event Receivers not firing in case of Service to Service authentication scenario using Azure AD

I have created a SharePoint app(Add in) with a RemoteEventReceiver subscribed to Item Added Event on a custom list. After installing app in office 365 I can log into portal and add item to list and it ...
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Requesting access token gives Microsoft.IdentityModel.SecurityTokenService.RequestFailedException error

I'm trying to get a basic provider-hosted app up and running on Azure Websites. The app seems to work fine when testing locally with IIS Express, but when I deploy to Azure Websites and run the same ...
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“The Azure Access Control service is unavailable” on Azure Sharepoint Farm via Oauth

we are trying to evaluate integrating Sharepoint 2013 as a Data Source into our app, i.e. create a low trust app that receives a token from Sharepoint and makes further inquiries with that token. The ...
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Host low-trust app on IIS Website for SharePoint Online

I'm working on a thesis regarding SharePoint Online and apps. I thought it is possible to deploy a low-trust app to a local IIS website and make in accessible from SharePoint Online. However, I can't ...
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Access Denied on incoming email with claims based user accounts

I have a somewhat unusual set up - I am using Foundation 2013, and have integrated Windows Azure AD accounts for external users through a trusted identity provider. That part works fine, and I can ...
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SharePoint MFA and FBA Authentication

Before I pose my conundrum, some background: I have a lab environment with SharePoint 2013 installed and configured. I have also configured SharePoint with FBA, allowing "external users" (to my lab ...
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Accessing Office365's Active Directory

I am trying to implement a Single-Sign-On functionality for an Intranet web-application that will sit on SharePoint. Now, I have done a lot of research on this and informed myself about the ...
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Package SharePoint 2013 Designer Workflow in Visual Studio

Has anyone managed to package and successfully deploy a SharePoint 2013 Designer workflow as part of a Visual Studio Solution package? I have created a SharePoint Designer 2013 workflow, performed a ...
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Sharepoint and ADFS 2.0, no claims

We have setup sharepoint to communicate with an ADFS 2.0 server that uses Azure ACS as a external identity provider. Users from within the domain can login into sharepoint with a sso like experience ...
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OAuth Authentication & Azure

I'm new to SharePoint development and using Office 365 SharePoint 2013. We need to replace our AD cloud based authentication servers with OAuth authentication. Am I correct in thinking that our SP ...
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SharePoint 2010 SkyDrive Pro sync not working over the internet

I have the following setup: In Windows Azure I have a Virtual Machine on which a SharePoint Server 2010 is installed. I created a site which is running on port 80. In the azure management website I ...
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Long running process on Azure SharePoint Virtual machine

I started a SharePoint Virtual machine, and I ran a process that might take 2-3 days to complete. However, once I close the remote connection, Windows closes the session, and it seams like everything ...
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SharePoint and the new Azure AD - will it run?

(I know this has been asked partly before: SharePoint Server 2010 to the Cloud (Azure) and here Sharepoint Development Environment Windows Azure but this is slightly different) I see that yesterday ...
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Azure SSO app access

https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/active-directory-appssoaccess-whatis/ I am just wondering would something like this be a good fit for what I need? We basically need to ...
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migrating sharePoint online into azure

It will be great if any one will help. I have a sharepoint Public facing site in O365, and i need to shift it/migrate it into azure.
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No events received through the Management Activity API while the Compliance center is showing events

I'm facing a strange issue on the Management API Side, I don't receive events for the activities I do (admin level or site collection level) When I look for the activities on the Compliance Center ...
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Management Activity API: Azure Active Directory events are not received

I'm using Management API for audit logs and for the past 1 week I have been noticing that the events for Azure AD subscription are not received. For example, Delete User, Restore User activities were ...
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Authentice on Azure coming from Sharepoint in Provider-hosted app

we are currently doing a Provider-hosted app for Sharepoint 2013. We plan to use SharePoint only as a kind of frontend. Our app will be mostly a MVC Application that runs on Azure with SQL Server ...
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Can I set up my Office 365 to use different ADFS providers?

I'm in charge of a new SharePoint Online migration. The company already has an Exchange Online set up. It looked like, based on the documentation that I can see, that you configure all of office 365 ...
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How to get new users for an Office 365 tenant through Graph API?

I'm looking for a way to retrieve new users to my tenant. I am polling users through the Graph API, msdn article Now, this API doesn't list any created datetime or anything similar. I am trying to ...
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The database collation is not supported error message when creating new Access web app to Sharepoint Online

I'm currently on a O365 Business Premium trial. I've setup a Sharepoint site, and now I'm trying to create an Access web app. When I create the web app using "Custom web app" tile from Access' main ...
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Access SharePoint website hosted in Windows Azure , outside Windows Azure environment

I have a Windows Azure environment in which I have installed a standalone SharePoint Environment. Now for some reason I want to access that SharePoint website outside Azure, that is in my local ...
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Authenticate Asp.net web API with SharePoint Online

We have planned something like this, Angular UI (hosted in Azure) --> Asp.Net Web API (hosted in Azure) both should make use of Azure ACS for authentication. We want the web api to use SharePoint ...
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Make Host-Named Site Collection accessible outside the server (public)

I have created a new Azure SharePoint Server Farm. It contains three VMs. SP Server, DC and Sql Server. On the SP machine I have created a Host-Named Site collection. What must I do to make it ...
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Accessing azure hosted API with sharepoint online add-ins

Here is our situation. We have a sharepoint add-in that needs to obtain data from an api, this api in turn calls a WCF service to obtain the data. Both the api and the WCF service are hosted on ...
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Authenticate programmatically to start SharePoint Online Workflow with Azure AD credentials?

We are trying to start a workflow in SharePoint Online from an external .NET program. Our authentication is via Azure AD. How would they authentication programmatically from the .NET program to start ...
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Sharepoint Online Event reciever

I have created and deployed an event receiver for item created In C#, this function should add an item to the list PM Logs, When i create an item in a different list, i do not see a new item in PM ...
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Hosting Azure for clients : ADFS vs. VPN with 1 Way Trust Certificate

I am working on designing an architecture that can be used to host a SaaS and I want to integrate with my clients' existing Active Directories. I know that many people use ADFS for this purpose, but ...
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SP Workflow App call ASP.NET WebAPI secured by Azure AD

I am writing a custom SP Workflow App in Visual Studio 2015. Now I need to call a custom ASP.NET Web API which is secured through Azure AD. I know I can use the HttpSend activity in workflows to ...
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Create webservice, host and call in sharepoint hosted apps

I have one requirement to connect to database and get the details and do some operations in sharepoint (I dont want BCS solution). For these things i have create one simple webservice(for testing) and ...
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Connectivity o365 App with Azure WCF Service and back again

I have a question regarding the authentication. We as company host a WCF Web Service on Azure. We have a App Part that needs to connect with the WCF Service. Since all our customers get's this App ...
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Can I create an Azure AD registered multi-tenant application that can access data for on-prem farms?

So, I'm creating a multi-tenant application on Azure AD that needs access to OneDrive for business for both cloud tenants and on-prem farms. The the scenario or class of the app is daemon/Server ...
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Dashboard in sharepoint online - from list /sql azure datasource

Just wondering if anyone has done this and how did they go? What will be the best way to present a dashboard/charts in sharepoint online from data coming from a list or sql azure? Thanks for any info ...
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SharePoint Online - Can I use Azure AD and On premise at the same time for authentication

I want to create external users in seperate domain in Azure AD. The employees in our company are in On-premise AD. Currently SharEPoint Online is authenticating with On-premise AD. Can I use both ...
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AccessToken throws error : “Value cannot be null. Parameter name: uriString”

I have a provider hosted app that is hosted on Windows Azure. In the app project there is a custom ribbon button that when clicked goes to the web project on Azure. When clicking the button on the ...