SharePoint Modernization Scanner, my two cents

Well with the annoucment of SharePoint Modernization Scanner tool, i thought to give it a try. I ran it for one site collection , which got some data, custom master pages plus some designer workflow. Following are my thoughts about the results sheet i got after running this tool. Page ScanI got useful information, like how many webparts, type of webpart are there on the … Continue reading SharePoint Modernization Scanner, my two cents

Updates on SharePoint Online social API

So Microsoft graph is a way to go for office 365 API and it’s now depreciating the existing API. But there is nothing to worry about as Graph will take over these API in more enhance manner. The affected API set is the social.following APIs (documentation) – specifically the followed count API (http://<siteCollection>/<site>/_api/social.following/my/followedcount) will no longer return results. I would suggest for all new office 365 solution … Continue reading Updates on SharePoint Online social API

Access to XMLHttpRequest at from origin ‘https://.sharepoint.com’ has been blocked by CORS policy: No ‘Access-Control-Allow-Origin’ header is present on the requested resource.

Issue: So i was working on trying to make a post request, which was hosted on Azure Funciton Apps, from from Microsof Teams. So i came across with following error Access to XMLHttpRequest at <URL> from origin ‘https://<tenant&gt;.sharepoint.com’ has been blocked by CORS policy: No ‘Access-Control-Allow-Origin’ header is present on the requested resource. My solution comprises of following bits Azure Funciton Apps Teams One point … Continue reading Access to XMLHttpRequest at from origin ‘https://.sharepoint.com’ has been blocked by CORS policy: No ‘Access-Control-Allow-Origin’ header is present on the requested resource.

Error: Activity in progress. Retrying last request. Next attempt scheduled after

I was using Nintex o365 workflow on the migrated site from SharePoint on prem to SharePoint online. When the workflow started on the item, it was showing the following message, Error: Activity in progress. Retrying last request. Next attempt scheduled after <time>. Details of last request: HTTP NotFound to https://<tenant&gt;.sharepoint.com/sites/<siteurl>/_api/web/lists(guid'<listguid>’)/Items(<itemguid>)?%24select=ID%2CTitle After a while, i found out that I need to activiate feature “Workflows can use … Continue reading Error: Activity in progress. Retrying last request. Next attempt scheduled after

Only one copy of the sharepoint products configuration wizard can be run at a time

I was evaluating SharePoint 2019, so i prepared only one VM which got (SQL Server, SharePoint, Active Directory). When i tried to run the SharePoint sites, it seems that it stuck somewhere and loading forever. I checked IIS, all the app pool and sites are in running mode. So i tried to run SharePoint Product Configuration wizard, and it throws the following error “Only one … Continue reading Only one copy of the sharepoint products configuration wizard can be run at a time

Difference between LTSC VS Semi Annual

So its kind of personal note to me, as i usually forget some of key differences over the years     Semi-Annual Channel (Windows Server) Long-Term Servicing Channel (Windows Server 2016) Recommended scenarios General purpose file servers, Microsoft and non-Microsoft workloads, traditional apps, infrastructure roles, software-defined Datacenter, and hyper-converged infrastructure Containerized applications, container hosts, and application scenarios benefiting from faster innovation New releases Every 2–3 … Continue reading Difference between LTSC VS Semi Annual

Microsoft announced SharePoint 2019 preview

Key features SP2019 Modern Sites, Pages, Lists, and Libraries Team News SharePoint Home Communication Sites OneDrive Sync Client Improved hybrid support and scenarios New developer options Improved support for business process with PowerApps and Flow New SharePoint framework Spfx can also be used in SP 2019 With #SharePoint 2019, your SharePoint Framework extensions will also work in on-premises. Take advantage of the same modern dev … Continue reading Microsoft announced SharePoint 2019 preview

Resumed by blog after many years-some reason

Well, i have been off the screen from writing technical blogs in recent years. Lastly i maitained a wordpress site under my url http://shakirmjaeed.com but thanks to hosting provider, my data got corruputed and I wasnt able to recover many post which i publish there. Now my plan is to resume my blog posts here, and then move into new hosting.   Regards, Happy Reconnecting Continue reading Resumed by blog after many years-some reason