How to deploy WebJob to Microsoft Azure using Upload zip file method in SharePoint Online?

deploy WebJob to Microsoft Azure SharePoint Online

Here we will discuss how to deploy a webjob to Microsoft Azure using upload zip file method in SharePoint Online Office 365. Before reading further you can check the below article on:


– Steps to create Azure WebJobs for SharePoint online and deploy in Microsoft Azure

In the above article we have seen how we can deploy WebJob directly from Visual Studio 2015 to Microsoft Azure.

But we can also deploy using upload zip file method. Follow below steps:

Open the Visual Studio 2015 solution and then Right click on the project and click on Build.

Then open the Bin -> Release/Debug folder. Here my folder path is like below:

E:\Users\Administrator\Documents\Visual Studio 2015\Projects\DemoAzureWebJobsForSharePoint\DemoAzureWebJobsForSharePoint\bin\Release

Select all the files and make a zip folder. Here I have created zip file as DemoAzureWebJobsForSharePoint.zip.

Now Open the Microsoft Azure Portal and then click on All resources like below:

How to deploy WebJob to Microsoft Azure using Upload zip file method in SharePoint Online?
How to deploy WebJob to Microsoft Azure using Upload zip file method in SharePoint Online?

Then click on the particular web app into which you want to deploy the WebJob. Then click on WebJobs and then click on the +Add button like below:

deploy WebJob to Microsoft Azure

deploy WebJob to Microsoft AzureOnce you click on the +Add button, it will open the Add WebJob screen. Give a name for the WebJob, choose the .zip file which we have created above and then choose the Type (schedule) and Scale like below:

Also you can SharePoint online tutorials:
– SharePoint online: Ultimate tutorial guide PDF download

– How to set Targeted release or First Release in Office 365 tenant?

– Hub Sites SharePoint Online Office 365 Tutorial Download PDF Free

deploy WebJob to Microsoft Azure SharePoint Online
deploy WebJob to Microsoft Azure SharePoint Online

Now once it is created successfully, you can see the web job like below. If it did not appear then click on the Refresh button.

SharePoint online deploy WebJob to Microsoft Azure
SharePoint online deploy WebJob to Microsoft Azure

The job will run continuously and if you will open the SharePoint online list, you can see it will add items like below:



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I am Bijay from Odisha, India. Currently working in my own venture TSInfo Technologies in Bangalore, India. I am Microsoft Office Servers and Services (SharePoint) MVP (5 times). I works in SharePoint 2016/2013/2010, SharePoint Online Office 365 etc. Check out My MVP Profile.. I also run popular SharePoint web site SharePointSky.com

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