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I have a sharepoint 2013 application. There's essentially nothing in it other than the default pages/scripts/files

In the app manifest, I went to add permissions to certain things such as

  • Web -- Read
  • Tenant -- REad
  • User Profiles -- Read
  • List -- Read Site

  • Collection -- Read

I package the app, upload it to the app catalogue, select the application to install and I get a message saying

"you can't add this app here"

When I remove the permissions from the app, I am able to upload the app and install it just fine.

Why is this? How can I deploy the application and install it with the permissions I want to set

  • Are you getting the issue even when you applied only "List - Read" permission? Can you apply one permission at a time to the app to isolate the issue? – Devendra Velegandla Apr 1 '14 at 23:38
  • I narrowed it down to the User Profiles - Read permission. It would not let me add the app if this permission was present. Any way to fix this? – prawn Apr 2 '14 at 16:09
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I faced the same issue and believe the answer lies in this statement at this link: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/jj163864.aspx

Apps that request rights for the User Profiles scope must be installed by a tenant administrator, and they cannot be installed in Office 365 Small Business Premium version of SharePoint Online.

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The user must have required permissions to deploy based on the APP permissions.

  1. Tenant scope - Tenant admin
  2. Site collection - site collection admin
  3. Web - Site owner
  4. User profile - Tenant admin
  5. List - Site owner

Try with Tenant admin rights in your case. I can provide additional information if needed.

Thanks, Venkat Knjeti

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