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Do not activate WebApp features via code

Do not activate or deactivate features with WebApplication scope. This operation should only be done by the farm administrator or should be part of a deployment script e.g. with PowerShell.

CheckId SPC030222
TypeName DoNotActivateWebAppFeatures
Severity Error
Type Assembly

Remove the statement from the code and activate the WebApp feature during the deployment of the solution e.g. via PowerShell.

To suppress this violation in managed code add the following attribute to the method which contains the instruction (available since SPCAF version v5.2). Learn more about SuppressMessage here.

// Important: Ensure to have #define CODE_ANALYSIS at the beginning of your .cs file
[SuppressMessage("SPCAF.Rules.SupportabilityGroup", "SPC030222:DoNotActivateWebAppFeatures", Justification = "Provide reason for suppression here")]
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