How to Create a Result Source for a BCS Entity in SharePoint Search

I was working at a client that was configuring Business Connectivity Services to bring data from an ERP into SharePoint. Of course, the main benefit of bringing it to SharePoint was being able to Search information using the powerful SharePoint 2016 Search Engine. Let’s understand BCS Entity in SharePoint Search. As…

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“Access Denied” to Access Requests list or “Request approval failed” in SharePoint Online

Oh, what happened with Access requests! Sometimes, when you click on “Access requests and invitations” link in SharePoint on Site Settings page, Access Denied appears. Most Read: How to Integrate gulp tasks with SharePoint Framework (SPFx)     Have you ever realized? You’ve full control access on site but still…

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How to Integrating Windows Live ID, Google and Facebook Accounts with SharePoint (On Premises)

Federated authentication mechanism handles authentication by external providers which send the token back to SharePoint. So, Instead of we, creating accounts internally (in AD, SQL Server) for external users and partners, We can make use of external authentication providers like Microsoft Live ID Accounts, Google, Yahoo, Facebook accounts (or even…

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What is Tenant Provisioning and Management in SharePoint

To create a tenant, follow the steps in the table. 1. Create a site subscription. $sub = New-SPSiteSubscription Set-SPSiteSubscriptionConfig -id $sub -FeaturePack $customerFeatures -UserAccountDirectoryPath “OU=$customerName,OU=Customers,DC=contoso,DC=com” 2. Assign a feature pack to the site subscription and configure custom OU by using People Picker. Write-Host “Creating Member Site…” New-SPSite -url “http://$customerName.contoso.com”; -SiteSubscription…

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How to configure Host-named site collection architecture and deployment in SharePoint

Host-named site collections are the preferred method to deploy sites in SharePoint 2013. Because the Office 365 environment uses host-named site collections, new features are optimized for these site collections and they are expected to be more reliable. Learn how to plan for and implement host-named site collections, design URLs,…

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How to Upload folders and documents in hierarchical order (SharePoint In-Premises)

RUN BELOW STATEMENTS IN POWERSHELL — #SharePoint Multiple File Upload Script function Copy-FilestoSP { Param ( [parameter(Mandatory=$true)][string]$LocalPath, [parameter(Mandatory=$true)][string]$SiteUrl, [parameter(Mandatory=$true)][string]$Library, [parameter(Mandatory=$false)][string]$LibraryStartFolder, [parameter(Mandatory=$false)][string]$ManifestFilePath, [parameter(Mandatory=$false)][switch]$IncludeSubFolders, [parameter(Mandatory=$false)][switch]$Approve, [parameter(Mandatory=$false)][switch]$CheckIn, [parameter(Mandatory=$false)][switch]$Overwrite, [parameter(Mandatory=$false)][switch]$FlattenStructure ) try { #Get web and document library objects $web = Get-SPWeb $SiteUrl $docLibrary = $web.Lists[$Library] #Load metadata manifest file, if specified if ($PSBoundParameters.ContainsKey(‘ManifestFilePath’))…

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Provision SharePoint assets in SharePoint Framework

Suggested Articles   What is SharePoint Framework (SPFx) Future prospects of SharePoint Framework (SPFx) Required tools and libraries for SharePoint Framework (SPFx) development Setup Office 365 tenant for SharePoint Framework development Setup SharePoint Framework client side web part development environment Build SharePoint client side web part using SharePoint Framework (SPFx)…

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