Debugging SharePoint Apps That Are Hosted In Windows Azure Web Sites

Today, I'm going to be the lazy human I'm so frequently accused of being by my somewhat faithful dog Shasta, and bring together two posts written by two other folks into one uber "ain't it cool how this all works together post" by me.  Here are the two concepts we're combining today: Publishing a provider-hosted…

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Tool to Get Token Signing Certificate Out of ACS

I continue to be regularly annoyed when I want to go snag the token signing certificate out ACS for use with federating to my various projects, like SharePoint sites.  I've written in a couple or more blog postings about how you go to your tenant, find your federation metadata xml endpoint, retrieve the Xml from…

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Getting the Current User Identity in a Low Trust App in SharePoint 2013

Today's post comes primarily because it's a common question, but not because it's a particularly brilliant answer; maybe just a bit unexpected.  If you followed the some of the differences between low trust and high trust apps in SharePoint, you will know that in a low trust app, SharePoint knows who the user is, versus…

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