Add SharePoint 2013 capabilities
Published: July 16, 2012
Find overview and how-to information about adding SharePoint 2013 features and capabilities to custom apps.
Applies to: SharePoint Server 2013 | SharePoint Foundation 2013
SharePoint capabilities represent the features that you work with on SharePoint sites, such as workflows, social feeds, and search. By adding SharePoint capabilities to your app, you can help users to do things better and more quickly.
You can add SharePoint capabilities to whatever kind of app you're developing: apps for SharePoint, solutions, sites, components, and mobile apps.
The following table shows SharePoint capabilities that you can add to your app, and provides links to articles that give more information about each capability.
Model and automate business processes
Communicate and collaborate with people and track content
Add location and mapping features
Make search results more relevant
Access data from external data systems
Work with data, convert file formats, and translate sites
Work with user access, roles, rights, and claims.
Discover content in electronic format for legal purposes
July 16, 2012