Migrate SharePoint JavaScript customizations to SharePoint Framework

Migrate SharePoint JavaScript customizations to SharePoint Framework

Migrate existing Script Editor Web Part customizations to the SharePoint Framework

In the past you might have built a SharePoint customization using nothing else than JavaScript, HTML and maybe some CSS and images. Your customization would be embedded on the page using either the Content or the Script Editor Web Part and would contain the necessary HTML and references to its resources. With the recent release of the SharePoint Framework you wonder what the easiest way is to migrate your customization so that it can be used on modern team sites.

Customizing „modern“ team sites

Customizing „modern“ team sites

„Modern“ sites have a different level of customization options compared to „classic“ team sites. The list below gives a quick overview of the supported capabilities for „modern“ team sites.

SharePoint time, is not your time, is not their time

SharePoint time, is not your time, is not their time

If you’re using SharePoint out of the box because all the content is rendered on the server and pushed to the client with all the date/time translation has been done for you. This makes wonderful sense, except when you try and write JavaScript against those same data points.

GitHub – microsmith/SharePointRESTtester

GitHub – microsmith/SharePointRESTtester

A JavaScript project to use with a Content Editor Web Part to test SharePoint REST API calls and create AJAX sample code and SharePoint Designer 2013 Workflow steps.

Teams – Incoming Email in SharePoint Online

Teams – Incoming Email in SharePoint Online

There is now a way to set up incoming email on a library in SharePoint Online… sort of.

Peek behind the scenes of running and building SharePoint Online

Peek behind the scenes of running and building SharePoint Online

DescriptionMicrosoft SharePoint Online is the largest SharePoint deployment in the world – massive scale. We take you on a „behind the scenes“ tour of how we run, build and manage SharePoint Online throughout our datacenters. We hope you learn a thing or two about learning how to run and manage SharePoint at scale. Join us for this deep dive „how we do it“ session.

PnP/README.md at master · SharePoint/PnP · GitHub

PnP/README.md at master · SharePoint/PnP · GitHub

Simplistic Windows Console application showing how to create „modern“ SharePoint sites with SharePoint REST APIs. Console will ask all needed details for the site creation. REST API calls will create a „modern“ SharePoint site and associated Office 365 group for it.

The Power of SharePoint

The Power of SharePoint

In the paper, the company Contoso has a SharePoint Online site where they share docs and track projects. A project requestor, such as a department head, requests an IT project by adding an item to a SharePoint list. A project approver, such as an IT manager, reviews the project, and then approves it or rejects it. If approved, the project is assigned to a project manager, and additional detail is added to a second list through the same app. A business analyst reviews current and completed projects using a Power BI report embedded in SharePoint. Microsoft Flow is used to send approval email and respond to Power BI alerts.

Try SharePoint Framework without installing it

Try SharePoint Framework without installing it

Recently Microsoft released the SharePoint Framework. Here is how you can try it without installing it, or any of its prerequisites, on your machine.

When to Use What – Reality Edition on Vimeo

When to Use What – Reality Edition on Vimeo

This is the best guide on „When to Use What“ for Office365.