Create External Content with Microsoft SharePoint

This article details how to create External Content to be linked to files from MS SharePoint.

PREREQUISITES:
Established connectivity to MS SharePoint

1. Access New > External Content

  1. Give a descriptive Name to the External Content
  2. Choose "Microsoft SharePoint" as External Content Type
  3. Choose Category for the element
  4. Select "Generate Automatically" and configure the following two steps
    • External Content URL will be filled automatically
  5. [Next: Define Details]

2. View External Content

Click [View] in the upper right corner to view External Content in a new browser tab

  • You may be asked to sign in to the Microsoft account.