Category Archives: Sharepoint Online

Compile, optimize and watch our LESS / CSS files with Gulp tasks using Visual Studio 2015 in our SharePoint Online solutions

When we are working on SharePoint (or Office 365) projects, eventually you need to integrate custom CSS, HTML, JavaScript within SharePoint components. I remember my first projects with SharePoint 2007 where we coded server components with C# or VB and it were really hard to integrate custom CSS and JavaScript in our solutions. But since Read More →

Using PowerShell To retrieve all Sites (Web Object) recursively from SharePoint Online

Hi there, When you deploy a solution in SharePoint Online (SPO) sometimes, you need to apply some post – configurations and need to iterate thru all sites and sub-sites in a given Site Collection. In general talking about Office 365, there is more frequent the use of PowerShell to solve some kind of processes automation. Read More →

Using PowerShell to Add WebPart to SharePoint Page via CSOM in Office 365

Hi, This time, I was supposed to add a webpart to SharePoint Online page programmatically. It depends on our requirements, but we could use JavaScript or other Client Object Model libraries to add a web part to SharePoint page. My advice is, even if your requirements guide you to write PowerShell script, try to use Read More →

Using PowerShell to Set Available Web Templates via CSOM in SharePoint Online / Office 365

Hi, Sometimes, the easiest way to deploy some additions, or updates in an already deployed SharePoint Online solution, is using PowerShell. In my case, I had the requirement of updating some Web Templates in a Office 365 Intranet and enable these Web Templates to be used in several sites that were already provisioned. So, ideally Read More →

Navigation cache problems in SharePoint, using the right SiteMapDataSource

When we are using Publishing Sites in SharePoint 2013, we probably will use Navigation feature. That allows us to change Global and Current Navigation items. I had some weird problem with Global Navigation and changes. I mean, doing changes in Navigation page, like not displaying sites, or pages, will not be reflecting in the Global Read More →

Get Pages Library by GUID using JSOM in SharePoint 2013 / Office 365

Hi there, Currently I am working on a multilingual project using Office 365. As a developer, designing multilingual solutions for SharePoint, is tricky, because you need to take off your code all things like names of lists, names of views, etc. In this post we will see how we can get the Pages Library using Read More →