Can we create external content type for SharePoint online environment? If yes then how can we create it using visual studio 2012? Any suggestion or anyone have done something like this? I have a requirement to create external content type in Sharepoint Online.
I am sure, we can create external content type for SharePoint online environment. See the attached image where I can see the option to select external content type name.
Need to find out how this is done in VS 2012. I tried Napa tools but that doesn't have any option to create external content type. Hopefully, SharePoint Designer could help.
As I promised, I looked into this again. Worked out an example with Visual Studio 2012. What I could understand is
As of now, Visual Studio supports only BCS model with OData (Open Data Protocol) Services in Apps for SharePoint 2013.
Note: SharePoint Online does not support solutions. It supports only apps