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SharePoint Hosted App

Posted by Jean Paul on April 24, 2015

In this article we can quickly create a SharePoint Hosted App on SharePoint 2013 On-Premises.

About SharePoint Hosted App

SharePoint Hosted App (SHA) will have all components deployed to SharePoint server. Optionally there can be JavaScript components running in the client side.

App Pre-Requisites

You should have the following pre-requisites done to create a SharePoint Hosted App.


Open Visual Studio 2013 in Administrator mode. Choose New Project > SharePoint > App for SharePoint 2013 option as shown below.


In the next dialog choose the SharePoint-hosted app option.


You will get the following items created in Solution Explorer.


Examining the Content

The Page default.aspx is the main page.


The page displays a Hello message with the current user name. The current user name is displayed using a JavaScript which you can find in the App.js.




In this article we have seen how to create a SharePoint Hosted App.

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