Office Add-ins: Get consent for several resources using MSAL

In this blog post we will see how to setup MSAL to get consent for several resources in an office add-in to get access to Microsoft Graph, SharePoint and a secured Azure functions. If you are looking for the source code, you can find it here πŸ™‚ Create a word add-in project First we need to install Yeoman (as a prerequisites) and generator-office to create an office add-ins: Then run following command and create a […]

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SPFx webpart consuming Yammer API using AadTokenProvider

Yammer JavaScript SDK gives you ability to consume Yammer Rest API. But the problem with the SDK is you need to handle the sign in through an iframe and a login button, so end users will have to click on that button and sign in to be able to use your app (if you are interested in building an SPFx web part using the Yammer Javascript SDK, you can see this sample on github). Today […]

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Moving from Azure functions to AWS Lambda, all you need to know

Recently I’ve had a challenge of moving some Azure functions to AWS Lambda, some of these functions interact with Office 365 through Graph API, and we also had a function for uploading multipart files to Azure blob storage that needed to be replaced with S3 bucket. Setup development environment It was the first time I wanted to develop something in AWS so first I needed to understand the similarities between Azure and AWS and try […]

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Using OfficeDev PnP to add/update modern quick links web part

In this blog post I will explain how you can add or update Quick links web part using PnP Core, source code can be found here. Recently I’ve had a challenge to add and update Quick links web part, but turned out it’s not as easy as I thought it would be, there are couple of disussions around it which you can find here and here. Adding Quick links web part For adding quick link […]

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SharePoint Framework, Azure Function and React Hooks, where the magic happens – part 2

In the previous post we developed the functions to get and apply a provisioning template using PnP core library and deployed them to the Azure Portal, then we configured the Application Registration by uploading the certificate needed for authentication process and added API permissions we need to do the operations on SharePoint. In this post we will implement the web part to call our functions and also we will learn how we can use some […]

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