how to grant permission to Azure Managed Identity to SharePoint online Site?

mahesh kandharkar 15 Reputation points
2023-04-04T14:15:14.33+00:00

how to grant permission to Azure "Managed Identity" to SharePoint online Site?

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Microsoft Entra External ID
A modern identity solution for securing access to customer, citizen and partner-facing apps and services. It is the converged platform of Azure AD External Identities B2B and B2C. Replaces Azure Active Directory External Identities.
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  1. Sedat SALMAN 13,180 Reputation points
    2023-04-04T16:07:45.29+00:00

    To grant permissions to a SharePoint Online site for an Azure Managed Identity, you'll need to create an Azure AD App Registration for your Managed Identity and grant the necessary permissions to that app in SharePoint Online

    • Create an App Registration in Azure AD
      • Azure Active Directory > App registrations
      • New registration > Note the "Application (client) ID" and "Directory (tenant) ID" values
    • Assign the necessary permissions to the App Registration in SharePoint Online
      • SharePoint Online site. > Site permissions > Advanced permissions settings
      • Grant permissions > Select Users > client_id@tenant_id
    • Configure your Azure service to use the App Registration
      • In your Azure service, update the configuration to use the App Registration's "Application (client) ID" and "Directory (tenant) ID" for authentication with SharePoint Online.
      • Use the SharePoint Online REST API or the Microsoft Graph API to access SharePoint Online resources, authenticating with the App Registration's credentials.
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