Sample SharePoint Framework application customizer showing how to create a tenant global NavBar and Footer NavBar for modern sites, reading menu items from the Term Store.
The following guide is meant to bring clarity to customizing SharePoint and help you choose technologies that you can safely rely on for the foreseeable future. The intent is to provide our best recommendations regarding current and upcoming customizing practices and to provide some additional insight in our recommendations
Yammer and Microsoft Teams were positioned together to facilitate inner and outer loop conversations. The “loops” explanation comes directly from Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella. As Microsoft begins to internalise this new way to view the place of Yammer and Microsoft Teams, it became apparent to me the role of SharePoint news pages in this story telling trio. SharePoint news pages are a democratisation of storytelling for team members at all levels of an organisation.
This is a crazy one, and if you have read ALL my Microsoft Flow blog posts, you’ll be familiar with all these pieces. We are going to connect them a different way though, and the result is still awesome.
Forms for Excel, powered by Microsoft Forms, has replaced Excel Survey. This update, available for Office 365 Commercial and Education customers, comes with a modern experience to make it simple and easy to collect information from users in the same organization, to anyone in the world. Forms for Excel includes new features such as response time, responder name, images, videos, themes, and branching logic.
In real world environments, organizations usually want to restrict the group provisioning so that IT can control the wild growth of groups. This article series shows how to create an Office 365 group with an attached approval process with SharePoint Online, Flow and Azure functions. See how this works here!
SPFx web parts deployed at tenant scope will appear everywhere in the picker, but for SPFx extensions there is still something you need to do locally, and that’s “associate” your extension with the site/web/list/field. For Application Customizers, it’s this step which allows you to control exactly which sites use your extension.
The flexibility of SharePoint is empowering to users, but it’s hard to ensure compliance with policies and regulations. Companies in highly regulated industries are starting to venture into Office 365 (usually in hybrid configurations), yet many of the approaches and third-party products for compliance are locked into on-premises farm solutions. In this session, learn how to apply OfficeDev Patterns and Practices technology to add compliance features to modern and classic SharePoint Team Sites.
In this tutorial I’m going to show how to set up Azure Function, which acts as http endpoint for SharePoint Remote Event Receiver, everything running on Node.js and written in TypeScript! We’ll also use pnp-js-core to interact with SharePoint REST API from event receiver.