GetAppLicenseDeploymentId method

Utility.GetAppLicenseDeploymentId method

SharePoint 2013

Returns the deployment ID for the SharePoint deployment.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Utilities
Assemblies:   Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Silverlight (in Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Silverlight.dll);  Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Phone (in Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Phone.dll)  Microsoft.SharePoint.Client (in Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.dll)

public static ClientResult<Guid> GetAppLicenseDeploymentId(
	ClientRuntimeContext context

Return value

Type: Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.ClientResult<Guid>
The deployment ID for the specified SharePoint deployment.

For apps for SharePoint, each app license applies to a specific app for a specific SharePoint deployment. In general, for the purpose of app licenses, deployment is defined as the SharePoint farm for on-premises SharePoint installations, and the tenancy for SharePoint Online in Office 365. Deployment scope can vary, however, based on the configuration of the on-premises SharePoint installation.

The deployment ID is a GUID generated by SharePoint and recorded by the Office Store the first time anyone from a specific SharePoint installation visits the Office Store site.

Never publish or transmit your deployment id to an unauthorized third party. For on-premises SharePoint installations, farm administrators can set the deployment ID via Windows PowerShell, for disaster recovery or test/production environment scenarios.

For more information on deployment IDs, and information about app licenses in general, see License your Office and SharePoint Add-ins.

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