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Prerequisite 1: Enabling Scripting Capabilities (Add-in Solution) (Deprecated)

Announcement: We released on 21st of September 2018 ShortPoint SPFx for Office 365. Install ShortPoint SPFx

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  • The solution below will enable scripting capabilities on all Classic SharePoint sites, and it will It takes about 24 hours for this change to take effect.
  • ShortPoint SPFx does not require to enable scripting capabilities if you want to use ShortPoint on modern pages only.

If you want to:

  • Enable scripting capabilities on a specific site only

  • Do not want to wait for 24 hours 

  • Or you want to enable scripting capabilities on a group and modern sites

Then you have to follow steps in this article instead: Enable Scripting Capabilities with PowerShell.

Step 1

Login to your Office 365 admin center page with an administrator account, then choose Admin:


Step 2

Go to SharePoint Admin Center:

Step 3

Open Settings:

Step 4

Allow users to run custom script on personal sites and self-service created sites:

Step 5

Click OK.

It takes about 24 hours for the change to take effect.

Detailed Steps from Microsoft: Turn scripting capabilities on or off

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