Working with TypeScript & SharePoint 2013

Skip the blog and jump to code here I am about to develop a new application on SharePoint 2013 and it's been a while I have not worked on 2013 platform. The application will essentially have a bunch of client side web-parts using Content Editor Webpart of SharePoint 2013. I have been working on Typescript … Continue reading Working with TypeScript & SharePoint 2013

Console application for SAML authenticated SharePoint 2013 sites

One of the trickiest thing I came across last couple of days is to run my console application using CSOM  to connect to a SAML Authenticated SharePoint site. In my case the authentication provider was CA SiteMinder.  There are many techniques to connect to SAML authenticated sites using CSOM. Below are some of them which … Continue reading Console application for SAML authenticated SharePoint 2013 sites

Working with Geo Location Fields in SharePoint 2013

One of the new features in SharePoint 2013 is the new Geo Location field Type.Using this new capability, you can display locations by specifying the latitude and longitude of the location , also display the location in Bing maps (All these Out of the box !) . See below the screenshot of the Geo location column … Continue reading Working with Geo Location Fields in SharePoint 2013

SharePoint 2013 Search Query (KQL) fails for DateTime properties

Recently I faced with this weird issue when one of my customers reported an issue in one of content search web part. For that user the content search web part would throw the below error: Interestingly this issue was not reproducible in my machine and so I started checking the logs and found the below … Continue reading SharePoint 2013 Search Query (KQL) fails for DateTime properties