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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.


How to clone git project with Visual Studio Code

How to clone git project with Visual Studio Code

I had to introduce Visual Studio Code and the built-in Git client to few teammates. They did not have any Microsoft tools and Git experience so I decided to create quick guide on how to download remote Git project repository with VS Code.


Install PowerShell 5.0, Nuget and download cmdlets behind proxy

Install PowerShell 5.0, Nuget and download cmdlets behind proxy

I had to prepare corporate Windows 7 PC behind proxy to be able to work with the SharePointPnPPowerShellOnline cmdlets. Here are the steps that I performed to get there. Windows administrator account will be needed.


Approval workflow with Azure Logic Apps, Office 365 and SharePoint

Approval workflow with Azure Logic Apps, Office 365 and SharePoint

Connect different software as a service providers with SharePoint through Azure Logic Apps. I was speaker at the local Azure Bootcamp (2016) in Sofia and after I decided to record short video on one of the demos I presented on the event. Of course it has relation to SharePoint and shows how we can connect it to different SaaS providers in minutes by using drag and drop first class designer directly in the Azure portal instead of building custom code.