Category: SharePoint Development

New SharePoint 2016 Features: Microsoft Flow App, PowerApps, and Updated Framework

Microsoft clearly prioritized development in its release of SharePoint 2016, and the effects are obvious. Both front and back-end developers have seen much TLC from Microsoft, as they continue to encourage enhanced customization along with basic user customization. So, how can you use this new version of SharePoint to complement and boost your business? Here we take a look at…

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Upsert function for Rest SharePoint API

Here is a simple wrapper function I created for use with the SharePoint Rest API. If an Id is entered the function will update a record, otherwise it will insert a new record. Usage:


//Create ListItem Object var customers = {}; //Set List Name customers._listName = “Customers”; //Add columns to insert customers.Name = “Michael Tippett”; customers.Email = “My@email.com”; //Insert…

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Provider Hosted App Times Out

Disclaimer: The supplied solution is convoluted, a better solution would be to completely recreate the SharePointContext class. I came across a problem with a SharePoint Provider Hosted App I created for a client while working on the Gold Coast. The app was a Single Page Application created in MVC C# utilising the standard SharePointContext and TokenHelper class. A problem occurred…

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