Pete Skelly

I'm Pete Skelly. This is where I leave breadcrumbs for myself about my struggles, solutions and celebrations when solving client problems with .NET, Office 365 and Azure.

Creating a Microsoft Graph Custom Batch Connector

I recently had the opportunity to contribute to the Microsoft Graph documentation by contributing to a lab that came out of a need I had.  tl;dr; Check out how to Create a Microsoft Graph JSON Batch Custom Connector for Microsoft Flow for a great Hands on Lab! The lab walks you through learning more about the custom connector and $batch endpoint of the Microsoft Graph.  The lab, and the opportunity to contribute a little something back to the community, came from working on some automation using Microsoft Flow to see how far Flow could be pushed in creating Graph resources, including Groups, Teams, OneNote and Planner.   At the time, the roadblock I was hitting was that I needed to...


Atlanta (Global) Office 365 Developer BootCamp Presentation

This past weekend was the Atlanta Edition of the 2018 Global Office 365 Developer BootCamp. The Atlanta Edition covered SharePoint Framework, Office Add-ins, and Microsoft Teams. While the Atlanta coordinators and volunteers put alot of effort into the event, we ran into some challenges with the parking and building access that were out of our control. Unfortunately, some registrants were unable to access the building, so attendance was impacted. We apologize for the inconvenience. As one of the organizers, this was very frustrating to me, but out of my control. For those who were able to attend my session, please see the Office Add-ins presentation here for all links and infomration provided in the session. Thanks to everyone who attended...



Office 365 SharePoint Hub Sites - What's Old is New

Microsoft recently began rolling out the new SharePoint hub sites to Targeted Office 365 tenants. I took some time to look at hub sites, and wanted to capture some notes and thoughts about what I think is an exciting new feature. This is not meant to be an exhaustive review, there are many articles that offer deeper reviews. After poking around into the configuration and integration points of hub sites, I wanted to capture the following: Hub sites will help organize "modern content" in Office 365 What's old is new in SharePoint, and that's a good thing! It's a great start... Managing Hub Sites Let's start at the beginning. First, you need to register an existing site as...


Debug ASP.NET Core with Multiple Browsers from VS Code on MacOS

I recently needed to launch different browsers for debugging a .NET Core app in Visual Studio Code on a MacOS. A quick Google search yielded how to launch different browsers from VS Code for debugging ASP.NET Core, but this was Windows centric. While the changes below are simple, I thought I would document them anyway. Here is the whole launch.json file for reference. The important bits are in the osx sections. { // Use IntelliSense to find out which attributes exist for C# debugging // Use hover for the description of the existing attributes // For further information visit https://github.com/OmniSharp/omnisharp-vscode/blob/master/debugger-launchjson.md "version": "0.2.0", "configurations": [ { "name"...