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Upload SitePage, got "Sorry, you don't have access to this page"

Upload SitePage, got "Sorry, you don't have access to this page"

Recently I wanted to upload customized modern SitePage (.aspx) to the Office 365 SharePoint Communication site SitePages, but couldn't. Here is how to do it.


SharePoint Online free developer tools list for Windows

SharePoint Online free developer tools list for Windows

Here is my list of free Windows tools for SharePoint Online development that can make a developer or consultant more productive. This post contains well known tools to the SharePoint community so it is more for a beginner SharePoint developers. I will try to keep this list updated.


Integration of Yammer REST APIs with SPFx react webpart

Integration of Yammer REST APIs with SPFx react webpart

Yammer REST APIs can be consumed by using SharePoint Framework React webpart. The SPFx webpart contains wrapper around the Yammer JavaScript SDK that can be extended for fluent typescript api experience. One good use may be when we would like to have Yammer and SharePoint interaction in one webpart hosted on modern site page.


Django Photo Gallery

Django Photo Gallery

Responsive Django Image Gallery Site Sample optimized for performance and mobile devices, available on Github.


SPFx CSS and Assets loaded from Azure Storage Account CDN

SPFx CSS and Assets loaded from Azure Storage Account CDN

Tutorial on how to create Azure Storage Account CDN with hosted css files and load the css in SPFx (SharePoint Framework) React webpart .


SharePoint Framework React Search Box client side web part

SharePoint Framework React Search Box client side web part

This sample contains a SharePoint Framework React Search Box webpart. The SPFx web part can be configured to point to classic search results page url and hides the OOTB modern page search box.


How to register SharePoint app on the new Azure AD Portal

How to register SharePoint app on the new Azure AD Portal

We used the azure management portal (classic portal) in the past to register SharePoint apps in the Azure AD, but this can be done now in the new Azure Portal UI as well. Here is one minute guide on how to register SharePoint app on the new Azure AD Portal.


How to find Office 365 Tenant Id in the New Azure AD portal

How to find Office 365 Tenant Id in the New Azure AD portal

Quick tip on where is Office 365 Tenant Id located in the New Azure AD portal


Never cache Django sitemap or view url from urls.py

Never cache Django sitemap or view url from urls.py

There is a quick hack on how to disable browser cache for Django view from the urls.py. Recently I had to tell Django not to cache sitemap urls. The Apache server where the app was hosted used cache on all Django urls by default so I had to quickly change this for the sitemap urls.


Debug SPFx React webpart with Visual Studio Code

Debug SPFx React webpart with Visual Studio Code

Some of you may remember that glorious times when we could hit F5 on Visual Studio and just start debugging JavaScript. Here is how you can attach the Chrome browser and start debugging React SPFx webpart with Visual Studio Code on Windows.