Access Office 365 using a Console Application

Create the Security Principal

Navigate to your Office 365 tenant. This will be of the format https://{your-domain}.sharepoint.com by default.

Open the application page https://{your-domain}.sharepoint.com/_layouts/15/appregnew.aspx
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Deploy solution wsp to SharePoint

The Microsoft technet article Automated Farm level Solution Deployment and Retraction, gives a very good example of deploying SharePoint wsp solutions using PowerShell. However, I felt that it would be better to wait for the timer job to complete instead of using sleep command as mentioned in SharePoint 2010: PowerShell to Wait for WSP Solution Deployment Timer Job to Complete

Also, I thought it would be better if we added a configuration xml instead of providing input parameters.
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SharePoint Search – how to return all results

By default, when we use the Search API, SharePoint limits the number of items retrieved. If your query returns a number of items within this limit, then it is not a problem. However, if your query results in a larger set, then by default those items will not be present in the result set.
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