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Questions tagged [development-enviroment]

In hosted software development, a development environment refers to a server tier designated to a specific stage in a release process.

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Creative User Names for Test/Dev Accounts

I need creative help thinking of clever and creative User names to make up for Test accounts....aaaannd go!
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Blank space on SharePoint development environment

I am developing a webpart for SharePoint and I have an annoying issue with my development environment for sharepoint Online. I have a blank space on the right. How can I fix it ? It's an unusable ...
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Best way to license developer environments

I need to license several developer environments for SharePoint Server (virtual machine with SharePoint Server for each developer). I can see the following variants (sorted from expensive to cheap): ...
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Sharepoint 2016: failed to create configuration database although necessary database permissions set

I am running Sharepoint 2016 on a domain controller, running Windows Server 2012 R2. It is running in a development environment as a single-server with SQL Server 2016. I have installed Sharepoint ...
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Restore entire Hybrid-Environment

I currently build a testing environment which should have Office365 Hybrid features enabled (AppLauncher, Search, OneDrive, TeamSites). This environment will be kept on a specific state by resetting ...
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Can I test the add-in update process on a developer site

I am trying to follow the add-in update process described in Update SharePoint Add-ins but on a developer site. Where I got stuck is the point in the document that reads Then upload the latest ...
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Get Sharepoint 2013 for private use

I was working until recently at a big company. I worked mainly with SharePoint 2013 and started to really like the environment. Now that I changed the city for my studies, I finished the job. Is there ...
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SPFx: Back to the future? (reloaded)

OK, following my previous post: I stepped back from this SharePoint forum for a few weeks. I tried to dig into the SPFx framework with a good faith. After all, add-ins were crappy (almost MS words),...
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Missing All SharePoint Components in Visual Studio 2015 Community

I had installed VS 2015 Community and in my Windows 10 PC,And after installation , When I open VS 2015 it is showing as "BLEND VISUAL STUDIO 2015" And even after installing tools from (https://www....
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SharePoint 2016 development environment setup

Problem I am trying to create sharepoint 2016 solution with Visual Studio 2015 but there is no template for Sharepoint 2016. I download update 2 tool for office. but not seeing the template. What I ...
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2016 Development Environment Requirements

Our company plans to move on to SP2016 from SP2013. For development we have a workstation for each developer like desktop Intel i5 4 cores + 8 GB (2x4) of RAM. For 2013 that machine was configured in ...
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HowTo setup a SharePoint development machine

I'm looking for a decent howto on setting up a development machine for SharePoint. I'm not so interested in how to setup SharePoint, as there are many such howTos out there. I'm rather asking which ...
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How to use the MVC's dll in the SharePoint for the blend solution

I have MVC solution and that/dll, I have to add in the SharePoint solution. To use the user profiles & lists. How can I do this?
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How to test if Office Dev PnP (powershell) is working on my dev environment?

I am using SP2013 onpremises on my development environment. I am updating my SharePoint at this moment because I was on SP1. Someone told me I was using an to old version to use Office Dev PnP. I ...
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Development Environment to Emulate Production

I have a current SharePoint 2013 environment development site and I want to emulate our production site as closely as possible. The purpose of this is for testing of course. Recently I had our ...
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How to configure SMTP in Sharepoint 2010 Foundation on Windows 7?

I am having the functionality to send email from custom WebPart(C#) using configured SMTP on SharePoint 2010. Wherein my development environment, having Windows 7 OS configured with SharePoint 2010 ...
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Copy sharepoint Production/live 2010 to Test server

I want to copy our live production environment over to Test server, can someone please suggest the easiest and painless way to do this. I don't want the documents/files etc copied across as there is ...
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Best practice to develop SharePoint solutions with more than one developer at the same time [closed]

we are struggling a little bit with developing SharePoint solutions with more than one developer at the same time. What is best practice? Our situation: We have 2 SharePoint 2010 standard servers: 1 ...
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How to replace Production data with dummy text in Development Environment

What is the best way to replace sensitive document contents with dummy text for development environment? File Types: .txt .pdf .xml the requirement is to keep file permissions and replace the file ...
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Setting up a development environment

I am trying to learn how to develop web parts and custom solutions for SharePoint 2013. I am running into issues in building an environment suitable for development. I have installed VS2015 along ...
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Preferred way to do development in SharePoint

I am still new to SharePoint and would like to know how do I approach development? do I create hosted apps? or do I need to consume sharepoint data using Office 365 APIs? or should I go to mvc ...
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Invalid field name. {9da97a8a-1da5-4a77-98d3-4bc10456e700} /Pages

I have a publishing web. When I try to create add new page I am getting the error Invalid field name. {9da97a8a-1da5-4a77-98d3-4bc10456e700} /Pages" This is pointing to Pages Library. Please ...
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Upload the multiple documents with same name

According to sharepoint behavior it is not allowing to upload multiple documents with same name. But my clients wants to upload multiple documents with same name but may be with different meta data. ...
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SharePoint 2013 development environment

I'm a new SharePoint developer and I required the following key information:- 1) Development Environment:- Scenario: In case of multiple developers working on separate projects of SharePoint ...
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Templating 2013 Dev environments in VMWare

I am looking for a lean, minimal headache setup process for setting up SharePoint 2013 Enterprise development environments for my organization. We are using VMware and though we could use a template ...
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Connect Visual Studio to custom Pages

I would like to connect my Visual Studio to our Sharepoint Sites and edit them. I can see connections in the server explorer, but that is all. Can not open them. I really do want to move away from: ...
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Creating a development Environment SharePoint 2010

I want to install SharePoint on my laptop for development purposes. I'll probably have Windows7/8 in the laptop when purchased. The idea is to have a dual boot system, one for the original Windows7/8 ...
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How to develop for SharePoint 2013 on VS 2012

I am new in sharepoint platform. To prepare my development pc for sharepoint development I have installed sharepoint server 2013 ,vs2012 ,sql server 2008 r2. I start reading book “Beginning ...
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Moving 2 different SharePoint2013 servers to one installation

We have 2 different SharePoint 2013 servers installation in our organization. One runs on "http//production-portal" and other runs "http//test-portal". Due to some problems with production-portal, the ...
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Sharepoint 365 Online - Napa for teams

Is it possible for a team to share a Sharepoint online development site, in order to use Napa, or each team member should have its own development site?
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Sharepoint development can only be done on Server OS?

We're on Visual Studio 2013 and Sharepoint 2013. So in Visual Studio I click new project Empty Sharepoint Solution. It says: "The required version of Sharepoint Foundation 2013 or Sharepoint Server ...
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skills advise for SharePoint developer

I have ASP.NET (C#) development experience of around 3 years and worked on SharePoint 2010 for 1 year. I did some branding to change the look of the portal and developed some VisualWebParts using ...
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An error occurred… Microsoft Exchange WebServices… when developing SharePoint 2013 in VS 2013

I have a development environment setup with these components SharePoint 2013 Windows 2012 R2 Visual Studio 2013 SharePoint is up and running just fine. I am however getting an error when trying to ...
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How to setup Development and UAT for SharePoint Online Multitenant

We are migrating to Office 365 / SharePoint Online (i.e. SharePoint 2013) Multi tenant environment. I want to make sure that we must have a Development and UAT environment which should reflect the ...
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Compulsory to use Windows Server 2012?

Problem: Do you need to have a lot of knowledge in Windows server 2012 when you are a SP developer?
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SharePoint 2013 Dev/Test/Production environment - Moving content

I am new to SharePoint and am working on a project with a separate SharePoint site on a different farm for each stage of development (Development, Testing, and Production). Is there a good way to ...
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Setting up a SharePoint 2013 development environment

After factoring in licensing and all that what is the most cost effective way of setting up a SharePoint 2013 dev environment for 4-7 developers. We are considering buying desktops and putting a vm on ...
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SP2013 Development Environment

Curious how people are setting up their development environments for SharePoint 2013. Is it cost effective to setup everything in the cloud? Seems not because Azure keeps charging you even if your ...
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create a content/configuration database using local account with powershell

so someone set up a sharepoint dev environment for me using SP2010 on Windows 2008 R2, and SQL 2008 R2, but they didn't install it as a stand alone which is what I was going after. There is no domain ...