Plan for mobile devices in SharePoint 2013

SharePoint Server 2016

Applies to: SharePoint Foundation 2013, SharePoint Server 2013

Topic Last Modified: 2017-10-06

Summary: Learn how to plan for your SharePoint Server 2013 mobile infrastructure.

SharePoint Server 2013 provides the mobile architecture necessary to connect users to business-critical data and other types of information across multiple device platforms. IT professionals can create and manage compelling mobile SharePoint experiences throughout their organization by using an on-premises server-based deployment, or by using SharePoint Online services. The following articles offer planning guidance and best practices for how to deploy and use mobile devices with SharePoint Server 2013.


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Overview of mobile devices and SharePoint Server 2013

SharePoint Server 2013 offers new, optimized viewing experiences across different mobile platforms. Additionally, several new features were added to help improve both worker productivity and usability on the device.

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Plan for mobile views in SharePoint Server 2013

This article will help you plan for using mobile browser experiences in SharePoint Server 2013 by identifying device and site requirements for a particular view, and providing inventory for your mobile device base.

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Mobile device browsers supported in SharePoint 2013

SharePoint Server 2013 provides support for multiple devices. However, not all browsing experiences and functionality are available to all devices. This article provides the list of supported browsers available for use with SharePoint Server 2013.

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Mobile security and authentication in SharePoint 2013

Plan a secure mobile infrastructure in SharePoint Server 2013, and learn about multiple authentication methods and authentication modes available between your devices and network.

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Authentication for mobile devices in SharePoint 2013

Learn about the supported authentication types for select devices in SharePoint Server 2013.