December 2018

The architecture in hybrid scenarios is especially complicated, because not only our environment, but also the one from O365 is involved. O365 is mostly a blackbox, what means we don't know and don't need to care about the inner working of it.We focus on what's...

A customer of mine had some requirements concerning the style of the SuiteBar. That's the black line in the top of the screenshot below. The premises were to not use JavaScript or Master Page customizations.Only option was using PowerShell.I got the SPWebApplication object by doing...

I was inspired by Stefan Gossner who uses PowerShells ability to compile C# code in-memory. This allowed me to run SharePoint CSOM code directly in PowerShell.Stefan's post is definitely worth reading. Here it is.The following script runs on a SharePoint Server. To run it...

I share hereby all the considerations I should have taken before even starting to implement Cloud Hybrid Search. As always I dove into the technical, and from my point of view, more interesting parts of a project. This project was no different.Take the following...

At the time of writing, the LTS version 8.x of Node.js is needed to develop SharePoint Framework web parts and extensions. This is mentioned in Technet. However, the newest LTS version is 10.x.I was using Node.js in other projects as well. For those I had...

This is the first part of a multi-part series about successfully configuring SharePoint Cloud Hybrid Search on a SharePoint 2016 onPremises farm. Those are the chapters we will cover in this series:The first part is all about which considerations you should take prior to the setup.Architectural...