Category Archives: SharePoint

Securing SharePoint Site using Azure App Service

Building application firewall for SharePoint site will never been so easy. With Azure App Service we can quickly create public facing application firewall using IIS Application Request Routing and protect SharePoint web site in internal network. In this scenario, you will : Create Azure App Service to serve as Reverse Proxy Register custom domain in… Read More »

PSGallery – VsoReleaseManagerClient

Using CI/CD pipeline in Visual Studio Online or Team Foundation Server, we can build and release our code easily to target server. However there is requirement that the target server must be prepared for remote deployment from the Agent server or we must install Agent inside the server. For many organizations, this requirement can be… Read More »

SharePoint – How to prevent cross-site request forgery

Cross site forgery is also known as one-click attack or session riding and abbreviated as CSRF or XSRF (see Wikipedia – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cross-site_request_forgery). It is outlined in one of OWASP Top 10 security high vulnerability checklist – hence every developer must be aware of how to prevent this attack from their code. If you browse to SharePoint… Read More »

Practical Guide – Moving WordPress Hosting to Azure

I will close this year activity by moving my wordpress hosting from JustHost to Azure. I am using JustHost introductory offer USD 3.95 / months for the past 4 years, but unfortunately I can not get that price anymore. They renewed my plan a month before ends, with new price USD 9.49 / months. The… Read More »

PSGallery – SharePoint batch DeleteListItems

One day I have a requirement to provide list item purging from SharePoint. Deleting small list item may not be a problem, however deleting huge items from a list will impact the whole SharePoint farm performance during the operation. The issue is caused by the locking mechanism that occurs during the delete operation. Additionally the… Read More »

Cost Optimization for On-Demand Private Build Server for SharePoint (part-3)

This is 5 part blog series, on how to “Cost Optimization for On-demand Private Build Server for SharePoint”. Although I specifically write this for SharePoint’s build server, however the concept and ideas is also applicable for anyone looking for optimizing their cost running private CI/CD (Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery) in Visual Studio online. The series in… Read More »

Howto Enable SharePoint’s Debug Mode

I have met many SharePoint developers and administrator that can not provide detail information of the error. Most of them do not know, how to enable SharePoint’s debug mode. There are lot of guidance in internet, but I will just write here as this is very basic information that every developer or SharePoint administrator must… Read More »

Cost Optimization for On-Demand Private Build Server for SharePoint (part-2)

This is 5 part blog series, on how to “Cost Optimization for On-demand Private Build Server for SharePoint”. Although I specifically write this for SharePoint’s build server, however the concept and ideas is also applicable for anyone looking for optimizing their cost running private CI/CD (Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery) in Visual Studio online. The series in… Read More »

Cost Optimization for On-Demand Private Build Server for SharePoint (part-1)

This is 5 part blog series, on how to “Cost Optimization for On-demand Private Build Server for SharePoint“. Although I specifically write this for SharePoint’s build server, however the concept and ideas is also applicable for anyone looking for optimizing their cost running private CI/CD (Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery) in Visual Studio Online. The series in… Read More »