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Update 2 on the Office 365 unified API
Update 2 on the Office 365 unified API
Following up on our recent post, today we are announcing another set of breaking changes in the preview (/beta) of Office 365 unified API. This changes will roll out on 10/19 at 12:00pm PST, after that if your code has been accessing files for either users or groups, those requests will most likely break. Please take note of ...
Outlook REST API changes to beta endpoint
Outlook REST API changes to beta endpoint
We are making a few changes to the Office 365 REST APIs beta endpoint. The changes are being rolled out in pre-prod and production systems and will be widely deployed over the next few weeks. User ID changed The User entity's Id property will start returning a new format: {AAD User Id}@{AAD Tenant id} instead of the user's SMTP address. Note ...
Property Manager how to on-demand video training published
Property Manager how to on-demand video training published
In August we shipped version 2 of the Property Manager hero demo to github. One of the biggest bits of feedback we got was that people love all of our training available on http://dev.office.com/training… but they wanted some more scenario driven walk throughs. We worked with Todd Baginski (Microsoft MVP) to create a ...
Office 365 Developer Patterns and Practices – October 2015 release
Office 365 Developer Patterns and Practices – October 2015 release
Office 365 Developer Patterns and Practices (PnP) October 2015 release is out with new contributions from community for the community. This post contains all the details related on what was included with the release and what else has been happening in the PnP world during the past month.   What is Office 365 ...
Update on the Office 365 Unified API
Update on the Office 365 Unified API
During the //build 2015 conference we released some really exciting news to our developer community about a new unified API surface for Office 365 and Microsoft cloud services. This API, known as Office 365 unified API, exposes information aggregated from multiple services in a single endpoint. To learn more about this API ...
Add-in samples have moved to GitHub
Add-in samples have moved to GitHub
We just pushed a refreshed set of Office Add-in and SharePoint Add-in samples from Code Gallery to GitHub. While we were at it, we also added new samples and updated the others to show off some additional features and technologies that developers can use with add-ins. The Office Add-in samples on GitHub use the latest ...
Message Body property will filter unsafe HTML by default
Message Body property will filter unsafe HTML by default
We are making a change in what is returned by default in the Message Body property. By default, we will strip any potentially unsafe HTML content from the Body of the Message or Post entity if the ContentType is HTML. Here is an example of potentially unsafe HTML in the message body and below it you can see the filtered body. Unfiltered HTML...
First year of Office 365 Dev Patterns and Practices (PnP) program
First year of Office 365 Dev Patterns and Practices (PnP) program
Introduction to PnP The Office 365 Developer Patterns & Practices (PnP) initiative was originally formed in 2013 by a group of Microsoft consultants who were working on helping on-premises customers to move their SharePoint deployments to cloud. As part of this customer facing work we came up with initial ...