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Automating SharePoint Online using PowerShell and CSOM.

Automating SharePoint Online using PowerShell and CSOM.

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  • 1. THANK YOU EVENT SPONSORS • Please visit them and inquire about their products & services • To win prizes make sure to get your bingo card stamped by ALL sponsors
  • 2. Chis O’Brien - MVP Reference: g-CSOM-in-PowerShell-scripts-with-Office365.html Credit for this session
  • 3. Self Promotion  Microsoft Community Contributor (MCC) Senior SharePoint Consultant @amitvasuMCP – SP 2013 BLOG – SharePoint Saturday Toronto
  • 4. Agenda PowerShell + CSOM Background and CSOM Overview How to Start DEMO Final Thoughts Why PowerShell + CSOM Q/A SharePoint Saturday Toronto Agenda
  • 5. “FTC to CAM – Stop creating content types and site columns declaratively” and-site-columns-declaratively.aspx How I started PowerShell + CSOM SharePoint Saturday Toronto
  • 6. Typical CT deployment process SharePoint Saturday Toronto
  • 7. What is being recommended SharePoint Saturday Toronto
  • 8. Challenge with O365  Guidance to not use declarative code for CT  You cannot use custom code in Sandbox solution.  Farm solutions are out of question. SharePoint Saturday Toronto
  • 9. CSOM Overview  Client side library for remotely communicating with SharePoint  Introduced in SharePoint 2010  Expanded upon in SharePoint 2013 SharePoint Saturday Toronto CSOM Overview
  • 10. How CSOM Works SharePoint Saturday Toronto
  • 11. How CSOM Works –SP 2013  SharePoint 2013 SharePoint Saturday Toronto
  • 12. How CSOM Works  Create Context ClientContext ctx = new ClientContext("");  Call Load and ExecuteQuery Before Accessing Value Properties Web web = ctx.Web; ctx.Load(web); ctx.ExecuteQuery(); Console.WriteLine(web.Title); SharePoint Saturday Toronto
  • 13. Steps to start developing  Pick your Development environment  Local Machine  SharePoint 2013 Environment SharePoint Saturday Toronto
  • 14. Local Machine  Required copy of all SharePoint Client DLL  Located at C:Program FilesCommon Filesmicrosoft sharedWeb Server Extensions15ISAPI  All DLLs that starts with Microsoft.SharePoint.Client  Reference them in your code from the location you copied them SharePoint Saturday Toronto
  • 15. SharePoint Environment  No need to do anything other than referencing DLLs from ISAPI folder. SharePoint Saturday Toronto
  • 16. Optional – Download SPO DLLs  Rene Modery - Script to download the SharePoint Online DLLs dlls/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=script-to-download- the-sharepoint-online-dlls SharePoint Saturday Toronto
  • 17. Add reference to your DLLs $filePath = "c:Program FilesCommon Filesmicrosoft sharedWeb Server Extensions15ISAPI" Set-Location $filePath Add-Type -Path (Resolve-Path "Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.dll") Add-Type -Path (Resolve-Path "Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Runtime.dll") SharePoint Saturday Toronto
  • 18. Authentication - SPO $userName = "" $siteUrl = "" $pwd = Read-Host -AsSecureString $ctx = New-Object Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.ClientContext($siteUrl) $ctx.Credentials = New-Object Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.SharePointOnlineCredenti als($userName, $pwd) SharePoint Saturday Toronto
  • 19. Authentication – On-Prem $userName = "" $siteUrl = "" $pwd = Read-Host -AsSecureString $ctx = New-Object Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.ClientContext($siteUrl) $ctx.Credentials = New-Object System.Net.NetworkCredential($userName, $pwd) SharePoint Saturday Toronto
  • 20. Advantages  Repeatable and automated  Same script can be used across different environments  Extending out of the box PowerShell  Works with on-prem as well as SharePoint Online * SharePoint Saturday Toronto
  • 21. Summary  Anything you can do with CSOM can be achieved using PowerShell + CSOM  Great way to extend PowerShell capabilities  Can be used with SharePoint Online and On-prem  Spend time understanding CSOM  Microsoft.SharePoint.Client namespace SharePoint Saturday Toronto
  • 22. THANK YOU EVENT SPONSORS • Please visit them and inquire about their products & services • To win prizes make sure to get your bingo card stamped by ALL sponsors