A SharePoint 2013 App that is not hosted in SharePoint, but rather by the developer of the app. This hosting is not necessarily done in SharePoint.

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PRO / CONS of using app model vs web services

I'm trying to tally up what are the PROs and CONs of using a provider hosted app model vs implementing the same application by speaking with SHP via the webservices like Lists.asmx and Copy.asmx. Are ...
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Trying to figure out how to license Provider Hosted Add-in

I'm currently working on an add-in which I want to protect with a licensing system. For that reason I decided to build a provider hosted add-in since it should be able to do some server side checking ...
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What permissions are needed to Create Groups and Add users to Groups?

I am currently developing a SharePoint Provider-hosted-Add-In which should be run on O365. I added FullControl to the SiteCollection and Web and everything worked fine. FullControl is not allowed, ...
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Provider Host App Error The remote server returned an error: (401) Unauthorized in SharePoint Site

When I run the app from Visual Studio, I get the page where I opt to trust the app. However, I get the 401 Unauthorized error when I try to access the app from the site. Stack trace: [WebException: ...
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how to add a Content Editor WebPart on a page using CSOM by Provider Hosted App

I am creating a Provider Hosted App. USing the App, i would create a subsite.I want to add a Content Editor Webpart on the homepage of a newly created subsite using CSOM. Can anyone suggest how to do ...
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SharePoint appredirect.aspx redirects with POST

I have a provider-hosted app built with MVC deployed in SharePoint Online. I have a controller, Tasks, and an action, Details. If I navigate to the details page for a particular task ...
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How to query data thats coming from BCS connections in SharePoint customised forms

I need to create a SharePoint customized form with data that send data back and forth to external database(SQL 2014). I can do this, with Provider Hosted Apps. But i would like to create a farm ...
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O365 App / Custom Ribbon Button Always Disabled

I'm trying to create a custom button on the Ribbon which appears in the Ribbon.EditingTools.CPInsert section when the user is editing content in a wiki page or content area. I'm using the OfficeDev ...
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programmatically disable Offline Client Availability

I'm making a provider hosted add-in for SharePoint Online that will create sub-sites for a customers different projects. The customer don't want the offline sync to be activated and in a perfect ...
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Path of Log file

I have a provider hosted app where the exception logs are logged to a text file. The path of the text file is calculated as below : string directoryName = ...
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Unable to register app in /_layouts/15/AppRegNew.aspx

I receive an error when after clicking the Create button in sitename /_layouts/15/AppRegNew.aspx. Browsing the log files I see Error when create app 9071df94-8af7-4a53-8bac-44abad787b67, ...
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Provider hosted app is not installing in office 365

I have created a simple provider hosted app in local machine and installing the same in office 365 from visual studio (F5) by setting the URL of office 365. I am able to read and write data in host ...
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Are there special permissions on hostweb needed on sharepoint server?

I have finally been able to get a provider hosted app to run using the serial number of the certificate in visual studio using the default mvc setup. When I publish the app to SharePoint I get the ...
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Forcing SharePoint login when not authenticated

I have a provider hosted Add-In which looks like that: ...
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Get SharePoint group permissions level name based on group name Using SharePoint Rest API

I am trying to get SharePoint User group permissions (Ex: Read, Contribute) based on the group name using SharePoint Rest API. My goal is to get the permission level of the group and disable features ...
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SharePoint provider-hosted app filter document library CSOM

I have the following code that gets files from a document library. Works great for getting all the files. Now, however, I want to filter the files using the "title" param before passing it back to my ...
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Get folders and files from SharePoint List

I am working on an Provider hosted app, scenario is to get all folders and files from SharePoint library and display on UI(more like a view). Need some tips to do it. I mean how to create a UI similar ...
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Render MVC views inside Sharepoint Provider hosted add-in

I have created Provider hosted add-in with MVC, in that I have some Controllers, Models and Views. I just want to render the Views inside the Sharepoint add-in, so that when I add that particular ...
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Why does my SharePoint Add-in's Id change every time I build and debug it from Visual Studio?

In Visual Studio 2015 I have created a new solution based on the "SharePoint Add-in" template. As I have chosen to make it a provider-hosted add-in I have two projects created: sharepoint-addin and ...
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Display Template and Item Template not showing in Content Search Web Part

I am facing a weird issue. When I'm uploading custom Display Template JS file and custom Item Template JS file using an Add-In, for some reason it is not showing in the webpart properties. But when I ...
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Use the same ClientId in different applications?

I have a provider hosted app/add-in that has (of course) a ClientId/ClientSecret combination. But in addition I also need a console application (webjob) that does some recurring jobs on the lists ...
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Attaching Remote Event Receiver to host web list without using azure ACS connection string in Provider Hosted App SharePoint Online

I am trying to attach an Remote Event receiver in Provider hosted app for SharePoint online.I don't want to use azure account ACS connection string.Somehow i was able to find the solution and i ...
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Making sure nobody (but the add-in) can access a list

I create Lists inside the app-web of a provider-hosted-app(-addin) using CSOM: All access to that lists should only be done by the addin itself and not by the user. So I want to make sure nobody can ...
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Sharepoint app using client secret without Azure ACS

I'm having trouble wrapping my head around my current situation. My client is giving me as a configuration a Client ID and a Client Secret to configure a sharepoint add-in that is installed on ...
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Start 2010 workflow using App Only client context in 2013 app

Have a provider hosted app that connects to my SPO 2013/O365 instance via App Only authentication. When the user submits through the app it creates a list item. I have a 2010 workflow set to kick ...
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ListItem.Update is updating only one column in a row?How to update the complete row

I am adding an items in a list from excel . It is adding rows but the value is inserted in only one column of each row.Below is the code foreach (DataColumn header in dtExcel.Columns) { if ...
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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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High Trust Provider Hosted App when using external users (not in the domain)

I have an extranet site in sharepoint 2013 on premises. It has a provider hosted app in one page. The users log into the extranet (sharepoint) and then he uses the provider hosted app to order stuff. ...
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SharePoint Provider Hosted App to interact with Oracle DB

I'm looking for example for SharePoint PHA (Online) which should interact with Oracle DB and retrieve data's from it & perform some operations using CSOM. Any Links would be helpful.. Thanks, ...
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How to set HTML field security using CSOM

Is there a way to set the HTML field security using CSOM? I already found a way to use PowerShell Scripts but i wondering if there is also a way to use CSOM. PowerShell: ...
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Logging and tracing in Provider Hosted Office 365 add-in

Which is the best approach for logging and tracing in Provider Hosted add-ins (hosted in Azure)? It seems can be done in Azure, but I am not sure if it is possible and if it is the best approach.
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SharePoint's controls or web parts in a full-trust provider hosted app (SharePoint 2013)

Ladies and gents I've been looking for some time but haven't found any definitive answer. Is it possible to use SharePoint UI (either controls or web parts) in a provider hosted application [MVC 5, ...
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SharePoint App - Pressing Refresh opens resend Information dialog

I'm doing a sharepoint provider hoster app. When I'm pressing refreh (F5 or in the browser) after the webapplication has loaded I'm getting a dialog for resending information. ("To display the webpage ...
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Is it possible to attach remote event receivers to a document library from a separate console application..?

Is it possible to attach remote event receivers to a document library in SharePoint Online from a separate console application..?? I have created and hosted a remote event receiver and its doing its ...
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Why am i unable to debug an Provider Hosted SharePoint app?

I have a method which checks valid session which gets triggered in page load,I have placed break points in it for debugging purpose.When I run my provider hosted sharepoint app it does not hit the ...
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How to Access Provider-Hosted App programmaticly

I have a (working) provider hosted app that mainly acts as a REST-Service (MVC5). I want to unit test my Rest-Controllers but can't find out how to give the right credentials. I already got the URL ...
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{StandardTokens} token in CommandAction Url does not get replaced

I have a provider hosted add-in running on a SharePoint Online development site that has several lists as part of the solution. My goal is on when somebody clicks a Ribbon CustomAction associated ...
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Provider hosted app for document collaboration

I'm looking for samples to create SharePoint Online Provider Hosted App for Document Collaboration like upload, download, CheckIn, CheckOut, Versioning etc., When I looked into net, I'm getting ...
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Is it possible to create a seperate remoteweb for each installation of an addin?

is there a possibility to create the remote web on installation of an add-in? In my scenario I don't want to host the remote web or create a separate package for each customer. But each customer ...
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Rest API calls from provider hosted apps

Here is the scenario. We have a product built on linux systems and the data is available through REST API. The web application which is built on JAVA is also hosted on the same environment. Few of ...
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Add-in web (app web) authentication using credentials from Trusted identity provider

I have set up a SharePoint web application with custom Trusted identity provider: I have built provider hosted add-in (app) and successfully deployed it to a site within aforementioned web ...
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Sharepoint Provider Hosted App with Angular JS for document retrieval

I need to create SharePoint Provider Hosted App with Angular JS & MVC for SharePoint Online. That app should perform CRUD Operations on Document Library. When I searched for this, all I got is ...
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SPOnline: Sandox event receiver inconsistent behavior

I have following 3 components: Provider hosted App having full control on web and using App only permissions (App) List-A: This custom list has a sandbox event receiver on item creation. App creates ...
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Access Denied when executing a CAML query

I am running a SharePoint Online provider-hosted app, and via CSOM, I am loading the contents of a list with the following code: var items = List.GetItems(CamlQuery.CreateAllItemsQuery()); ...
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Error while installing SharePoint Provider hosted app “”The remote event receiver callout failed."

We have developed a provider hosted app by pointing to SharePoint online which holds a simple logic in the app installed event. The remote web component of the app is deployed to an on-permises ...
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SharePointContextProvider not found when Creating a provider hosted app with VS2015

I try to create a provider hosted app (MVC) with VS2015. I use the standard template-approach like described there: http://chakkaradeep.com/index.php/building-apps-for-sharepoint-with-mvc/ (Or many ...
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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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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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Error while publishing (programmatically) definition than includes 'workflow custom activity' in provider hosted app

I developed a SharePoint hosted provider app mvc, that contains list workflow (non-associated with lists) that include workflow custom activity, and while I publish the workflow definition into the ...
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Getting User Information with Add-In-Only-Authentication

I need to write a SharePoint Add-In (provider-hosted, CSOM) that has the permission to write entries in the hosts' SharePoint-List even if the user has no permission to do that. That's why I want to ...