How To: Integrating Microsoft Graph API in Your ASP.NET MVC

Problem You want to develop web application that use data from Microsoft Graph especially data from Office 365. You already follow the tutorial from Microsoft Docs, but you need to find a better and quick integration with Visual Studio 2019 by minimizing the codes development medianet_width = "600"; medianet_height = "250"; medianet_crid = "858385152"; medianet_versionId = "3111299"; Before we start We need to make sure you have this before we get started Office 365 subscription. If you need the sandbox environment my recommendation is to register to Microsoft 365 Developer Program Visual Studio 2019 Community or Better Azure Active Directory that already activated by default when you have Office 365 Subscription This tutorial assumes that you use your own Azure AD. Let's Get Started Step 1 – Login with your Account in Visual Studio Open your Visual Studio Select Continue without Code Click File – Account Settings Click Add an Account Add you Office 365 Account that has an access to the Azure AD Step 2 – Creating a Visual Studio Project File, New, Project (Ctrl + Shift + N) Choose ASP.NET Web Application Create your project, I recommend you follow this naming Please follow the animation below Step 3 – Add Additional API Permission in Azure AD Visit the azure AD portal by login with Your Azure AD owner account. In this case, I use my Office 365 developer program account Configure the API permission by selecting Azure Active Directory, Your Application, and API Permission. Please follow this animation On this example, we want to read the Calendar and Basic Profile of Office 365 Account Step 4 – Adding Microsoft Graph Codes Functionality Please add Graph client library for MVC, by Right Click of Package and select Nuget Package Manager, click browse and search for Microsoft Graph We are ready to go here are the brief what we will do in this step: (1) changing the codes from Azure AD endpoint ( to Microsoft 365 endpoint (; (2) creating codes helpers to consume the Graph API We will discuss the codes in the video tutorial (please see below) Step 5 – Creating Controller, View, and Model for Calendar function This is routine step to create controller, view, and model. This step is described in video tutorial (please see below) You can download the codes in the OneDrive medianet_width = "600"; medianet_height = "250"; medianet_crid = "858385152"; medianet_versionId = "3111299";

Office 365 Development Platform Choice

On this Indonesian video, we will discuss about platform overview to develop Office 365 solution and customization. On this video, we will show you two options to build solution in Office. The first option is using Graph API and the second one is using Add-Ins development. The Add-Ins development provides choices starting from VBA, VSTO, Add-in template, Add-in Application, and of course the brand new Office Add-In. We will describe further in the next video.  //

Getting started with Microsoft Graph on Windows Form

This tutorial shows you how to create a Windows Form application that use Microsoft Graph. This tutorial is part of digital documentation of Office 365 Global Bootcamp 2018 in Indonesia. You can download the codes here. you can view the quick tutorial here

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