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How to use Azure AD Tenant as Identity provider for on-premises farm

I've successfully set up Azure Access Control Service to use Facebook, Google and Live as Identity providers for an on-premise Claims aware Sharepoint web application. Next, I'd like to try and use ...
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SPAppToken (context token) is null

I have a Sharepoint 2013 on premise environment for which I am developing an provider hosted app using Visual Studio. The Visual Studio project has an app project which contains a custom ribbon ...
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Azure or Amazon for hosting Demos? [closed]

For a team I am considering either hosting VMs with Azure or Amazon. These could be quite some different configurations and installs and probably dozens of images. I also have to look at the costs. ...
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Sharepoint Development Environment Windows Azure

Can anyone please provide advice on setting up a sharepoint development environment. Basically I see that Windows Azure is a good way to go. The link is ...
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Problem storing SharePoint context in Provider hosted app hosted in a azure website

I created a provider hosted app, which I want to deploy in a azure website. The problem that I'm currently facing is that I don't have a SharePointContext after postback. I'm using the default way to ...
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Azure worker roles on premises equivalen or timer job for apps?

During the last weeks Microsoft release the AMS package with some videos from Vesa Juvonen and a lot of code samples with some good documentation. In one of those documents they try to map FTS ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow: Can't get them to work again

I currently get the error "Invalid JWT token. Could not resolve issuer token" (401 error) when trying to start a new SP2013 Workflow instance. I deleted the WF farm already and recreated it (and ...
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Some Users are missing in People from Active Directory

I am checking Directory in people view in my office 365 application. I am also checking my Azure Active Directory for all user list. When I compare this two, Most of the users are there in Directory. ...
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Background tasks/timer jobs in SharePoint O365 with Azure provider-hosted app

I am building a provider-hosted app for SharePoint (O365) which is hosted in Azure. I do all of my logic through CSOM, more specifically using an MVC web project. At the moment, I have some branding ...
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Change displayed username for Google claims based users

I have set up a SharePoint 2013 environment and am using Azure ACS to authenticate users via Google. This is working really well, however in the top right corner where my user is logged in, it's ...
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Can I use EntityFramework and sql azure with Sharepoint Online?

I would like to connect to an entity model from a sandboxed webpart in sharepoint online. Is this possible? Is it possible to connect to sql azure from a sandboxed webpart?
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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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The type '*', provided as the Service attribute value in the ServiceHost directive, or provided in the configuration element could not be found

I have created my provider hosted app and successfully debugged it locally and it works perfect, its ready for the test environment But when I deploy it to Azure I have this error in the Web service: ...
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Custom indexing Connector for Azure Blob not crawling

I am creating a custom indexing connector for Azure blob. It works fine if i just specified URL for single blob e.g. for myblob://searchconnector.blob.core.windows.net/MyBlob/mycontainer/myblob1.txt ...
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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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Recommended RAM for setting up SharePoint 2013 in Azure Cloud

What is the minimum RAM required to deploy SharePoint 2013 VM on Azure Cloud Service?
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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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prerequisites for Auto hosted Apps Office 365

I want to build Apps for SharePoint 2013. The model that makes the most sense for me are Auto hosted apps. I already have an Office 365 SharePoint online account. But I absolutely have no Idea which ...
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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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Sharepoint Online: Retrieving PersonalURL for a user through the REST API?

I am looking for a way to the retrieve the following information for a user https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/microsoft.sharepoint.client.userprofiles.personproperties.aspx Especially ...
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Remove a user from user profiles

If i remove a user from the user profiles in sharepoint online. Can i restore or sync it again from azure ad? Or will it remove the user completely?
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Can we have one set of SharePoint 2013 servers in On-Premises and another set in Azure

Is it possible to have one set of SharePoint 2013 servers (WFE, APP and DB) and another set of servers in Azure? Can we configure load balancing between the servers hosted in On-Premises and Azure? I ...
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Is Visual Studio required to built a Front End to write (REST) data into a SharePoint Online list

As a front-end developer I have only used Microsoft Napa to built Apps, have never used Visual Studio. I now have a requirement to write REST data back into SharePoint Online List from a public ...
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ms-rteElement not working from Azure CDN

I've put some of our CSS and JavaScript files on Azure storage. These files are used across different websites. The problem is SharePoint seems to ignore ms-rteElement and rteStyle styles when the ...
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Set password policy for specific user in O365?

In Office 365, I have a workflow that runs in the context of another user - a service user. The service users password gets expired after 120 days and then has to be edited, like it does for all other ...
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Remote Events — ItemEventProperties.BeforeProperties is always empty?

I am playing around with provider hosted apps and remote event receivers to see how everything works. I have a provider hosted app set up with the SharePoint component in SharePoint Online, and the ...
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Can multiple MS-Access 2007 front ends be linked to an SQL Server 2008 backend on Sharepoint?

I have several computers at different locations, each with their own copy of an MS-Access 2007 front end. Each copy links to an SQL-Server 2008 back end on a server. I would like to migrate the back ...
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Does Azure-deployed SharePoint 2013 support remote blob storage (RBS)?

SharePoint 2013 and SQL Server can be installed in Azure VMs - however, does such setup support Remote Blob Storage (RBS), namely FILESTREAM RBS? I know that SharePoint Online doesn't support RBS, how ...
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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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economical SharePoint dev environment? [closed]

I m planning to start learning SharePoint. can you please guide what can be the best way to have SharePoint dev environment. I need to buy because my laptop only has 16 gab ram and laptop I have can ...
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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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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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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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Visio graphics service

Is it possible to add a trusted data providers to the Visio graphics service on SharePoint Online? I wish to display a Visio diagram with a connection to SQL Azure on SharePoint Online but I get this ...
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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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Missing DLL msoidclil in Azure Web Site

I have an application that accesses and updates SP document libraries. Using SP 2013 COM, it works fine locally. When the code is deployed to and executed in an Azure web site, a file not found ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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 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 ...