SharePoint Development without JQuery

Why SharePoint developers love JQuery Today many businesses are moving their IT infrastructures to the cloud. Looking at the reduced cost of licenses, less overhead of server maintenance, high level of security, awesome integration of corporate tools like Exchange, Lync, yammer and guaranteed uptime for almost 99.99%, most of the companies are moving to theRead More

Showing applied filters on SharePoint View using REST API

Introduction Using views in SharePoint platform is very easy and a highly used featured within the organizations to keep data well-presented and organized. How to create view in SharePoint SharePoint views play very important role in organizing your data. With the filtering feature in views, you will reduce the number of data showing to yourRead More

Get non matching fields in 2 lists / libraries in SharePoint Online using REST API

Introduction In On premise SharePoint implementations in organizations, we usually have different farms (environments) for test, QA and production. But it is a common practice to use the same tenant for all of these environments on the cloud. So in the same SharePoint tenant, you use one site collection as your test environment, the otherRead More

HTML Based Certificate Generation using REST API in SharePoint Online

Introduction As Microsoft is going away from InfoPath, developers are seeking to leverage other technologies to create their forms. HTML based forms in SharePoint is the best alternative for InfoPath forms. It needs a more tech savvy person to create and maintain them, but the prize is valuable. Our HTML form in SharePoint will beRead More

Create InfoPath form programmatically using REST API / JSOM in SharePoint Online

Introduction In this article I want to talk about how you can create InfoPath forms programmatically in SharePoint Online with the client side technologies like REST API / JSOM. Microsoft pushing developers to use client side technologies on both on premise version of SharePoint and SharePoint online. Moreover, it is the only available way toRead More

Color coded calendar in SharePoint Online using JavaScript

Introduction Microsoft is encouraging SharePoint developers to use client side development to extend SharePoint capabilities. In a series of articles, I will discuss various technics for SharePoint developers to use JavaScript as the scripting language for SharePoint online. In this blog post, I will introduce a trick for SharePoint Online to show color coded calendarRead More

Unlimited files and folders hierarchy in SharePoint online using REST API

Introduction: In this blog post, I will provide you a way to create tree view hierarchy of your SharePoint library content. And because it is based on SharePoint REST API, you can use this trick for on-premise SharePoint and also SharePoint online. Problem Statement: One of my clients has many levels of folders and filesRead More

Coded UI Testing SharePoint 2016 services with Visual Studio 2015 – Part 1

Introduction Coded UI testing is an automated test that drive your application through its user interface (UI) and gives you feedback about the health state of your application. SharePoint 2016 has a new feature which is called zero-downtime-patching; it simply means that you can patch your SharePoint 2016 servers without any downtime. You can useRead More