SharePoint Farm Configuration

In this section you will find steps to configure SharePoint to work with provider hosted apps.

  1. In the SharePoint Central Administration, activate the Web Application feature: Apps that require accessible internet facing endpoints
    • Open Application Management, Manage Web Applications.
    • Select the desired Web Application.
    • Open Managed Features.
    • Activate the feature.
  2. In the SharePoint Central Administration, make sure you have correctly configured the App Catalog (find details in this article).
  3. Allow secured communication between PoolParty server and the PowerTagging server on port 443.
  4. Create a domain service account.

The service account does not need special permissions on the domain level.