how to use HTTPS for office app? RRS feed

  • Question

  • i had create a office app recently, and submit to Seller Dashboard.

    their reply like fellowing:

    5.7 Apps must be secured with a valid and trusted SSL certificate (HTTPS).

    my question is :

    1. my js file is upload to a free website, js file only been reqused by http, how can i use https? or anybody tell me a free website which can use https ? 

    2. my app only use js file which will load to user's brower, why MS ask me use https?

    Monday, June 10, 2013 2:02 PM


  • Hi,

    This is a policy of Microsoft for all apps. Here's an FAQ question on this:

     Under "Why do my apps have to be SSL-secured?".

    As far as free hosting for https, we'd only be able to search the internet to see if such an offering exists.


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    • Proposed as answer by JesBModerator Monday, June 10, 2013 3:40 PM
    • Marked as answer by JesBModerator Monday, June 17, 2013 9:29 PM
    Monday, June 10, 2013 3:40 PM