Adding Site Collection Admin in CSOM in a SharePoint 2013 App

My Microsoft Consulting Services buddy (David Weinstein) and I couldn’t find any documentation on adding a Site Collection Administrator in SharePoint 2013.  I thought I would try to remedy that. When looking at our documentation I noticed a comment stating that this doesn’t work.  At first, I thought maybe the commenter was accurate.  When first…


How to disable caching when doing JavaScript development

I spent a lot of time trying to figure out how to debug my JavaScript while doing SharePoint development using the ECMAScript Client-side object model (CSOM). First I tried forcing it to the Internet Explorer 9 InPrivate mode. This worked, but I couldn’t get it to launch from IE this way. I also tried the…