Category Archives: Provisioning

Enable Log and Trace information for PnP Core Provisioning when using Console Application

Hi, Looking into PnP Provisioning I noticed there isn’t configuration to set up proper log and trace information (version v2.4.1605). If you haven’t chance to look into PnP Core solution, and you want to know how to start, take a look here: Office 365 PnP Provisioning starting point. Anyway, if you’d like to add some Read More →

Office 365. PnP Provisioning – Hide default Title column and Enable menu for Other Custom Text Column

Hi, Playing with PnP Provisioning is funny as you have different set of features and requirements you can achieve when provisioning sites. Last month I found sort of bug at version v2.4.1605 of PnP Core: Can not Convert Object when provisioning pnp:file Display Template. Working with the same version I had a requirement to provision Read More →

Create a new Lookup field using JSOM in SharePoint 2013 / Office 365

Hi, When we need to provision a new lookup column referencing a Library we can thing about using XML procedure that means using a code similar to this one: But, bad news here, this code is expecting something like “List/ListName” and it doesn’t works for a Libraries. Unless you put there directly the Library ID Read More →

Create WebTemplate based on Community features on SharePoint 2013 or Office 365

Hi, On this post we will show how to use classical XML Feature provisioning approach to create a WebTemplate using Community Features.  As we already know, Microsoft recommends to use code provisioning approach rather than Feature XML technique in Office 365, even if using WebTemplate element in Office 365 is still 100% supported. If you Read More →