Remote SharePoint development is getting more important. Especially with SharePoint Apps. To speed up development, find hidden lists/items/documents, discover the structure or specific artifact properties use the SharePoint Client Browser which supports SharePoint 2010, SharePoint 2013 and SharePoint Online (Office 365).

Get up and running in seconds, because this WinForm tool does not need installation but simply unzip the download and start the EXE file. Next step, connect to your on-premise or SharePoint Online (Office 365) site collection.

Note: Please provide feedback via discussions and issues. I'm looking forward to your opinion, likes, new feature requests or issues you came across.

Why use this tool?
  • Get insight in your site collection structure
  • Find hidden lists, items or documents
  • Discover artifact properties
  • Easily start PowerShell, via context menu, and run (scripted) queries against your remote site collection
  • Support for both SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013
  • Connect to on-premise or SharePoint Online (Office 365) site collections
  • No installer
  • Remote access from your desktop to site collection via Client Side Object Model (CSOM)
    • Can run remote, no need to run on the SharePoint server itself

Supported features
Support for SharePoint Online Tenants (Office 365), including the following items
  • Add tenant (File » Add Tenant)
  • Recent tenants are stored locally (File » Recent Tenants)
  • Treeview containing tenants and related components, like:
    • Office 365 Tenant
    • External Users
    • Site Properties
    • Deleted Site Properties
    • Apps in the App Catalog
    • Web Templates available in the Tenant
    • Log Entries (always empty due to missing implementation from Microsoft)

Support for Site Collections, including the following items
  • Add site collections (File » Add Site)
  • Recent site collections are stored locally (File » Recent Sites)
  • Support for both SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013 based on CSOM
  • Support for classic and claims authentication
  • Support for anonymous and forms based authentication
  • Support for Office 365 / SharePoint Online
  • Treeview containing site collection and related components, like:
    • Subwebs (including App Webs)
    • List and libraries
    • Site Columns
    • Content Types
    • Items and Field Values
    • Views
    • Features (activated)
    • Site Users
    • Site Groups
    • Associated Visitor, Member and Owner groups
    • Taxonomy (Term Store)
    • User Profiles
    • Workflows Templates
    • Workflow Associations
    • Event Receivers (SharePoint 2013 only)
    • Properties
    • List Templates
    • Push Notifications (SharePoint 2013 only)
    • Web Templates
    • Role Assigments
    • Role Definitions
    • Recycle Bin (first and second stage)
    • Root Folder including subfolders and files
    • User Custom Actions
    • Project Policies (Site Closure and Deletion)
  • The treeview includes the hidden objects (shown in gray) next to the default objects
  • Treenode context menu support for
    • "Open in browser..."
    • "Open PowerShell with CSOM", more info
    • "Browse Settings..."
    • "Browse MSDN Help"
  • "Properties"-tab shows all selected class properties
  • "Raw Data"-tab shows the list items based on the columns of a list or library
  • "Change Log"-tab shows the Change Log for different types of items
  • "MSDN Help"-tab shows the MSDN Help article for the selected node / object class
  • "Schema XML"-tab shows the schema XML for List, Content Type, Field and View
  • Status bar showing selected node / object class (including a link to MSDN Help article)
  • On startup checks if new version is available

Last edited Feb 25 at 7:37 AM by BdeJager, version 46