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I want to render some code dynamically so is it possible to write any C# code in SharePoint hosted app environment? And if not, then what are some alternative approach to achieve such goal?

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A SharePoint-hosted App (aka SharePoint-hosted Add-in) cannot embed C# code. It's made of JavaScript only code.
The other kind of Apps (Provider-hosted App) may use C# code, but that code will run on a third-party server (and could use C# client API for SharePoint, as well as the identity of the initial user, if the App is used in Office 365 and thus leverages oAuth mechanisms).

  • So is there is any alternate possible solution? – Mrunal Shidurkar Mar 24 '16 at 6:49
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    No. use provider hosted app and write c# code without SERVER OBJECT MODEL. Another approach is abandon the app model , go with traditional on-premises solution with fully leveraging SSOM. – userAZLogicApps Mar 24 '16 at 7:28

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