Last July I wrote a blog post on the PAIT Group blog entitled SharePoint REST API and Lists with Folders. I wrote the post because the REST API has incomplete support for folders in lists and a lot of people were having problems trying to figure out how to perform common tasks. The two main culprits… Continue reading SharePoint REST API and Lists with Folders : A Redux
I’ve been doing a lot of work with Microsoft Flow lately and I came across a situation where I needed to make a call to the SharePoint REST API to move a list item from one folder to another. There’s currently no move action in Flow but there is a moveTo function in the REST… Continue reading Calling the SharePoint REST API in a Microsoft Flow
In this video I walk through the steps required to create a SharePoint Framework development environment.
I’ll be presenting three regular sessions and one fast-focus session at Office and SharePoint Live! The conference is in Orlando, FL from November 12 to 17. Make sure you use my discount code, LSPK87, for up to $500 off the registration cost. See you there! Fast-focus Session – Using Features to Provision Assets in SharePoint Framework… Continue reading Speaking at Office and SharePoint Live! in November
I’ll be presenting two sessions and co-presenting a workshop at DEVIntersection. The conference is in Las Vegas, NV from October 31 to November 2. Make sure you use my discount code, WINDSOR, for $50 off the registration cost. See you there! Workshop with Mark Rackley – SharePoint Online Development Options For the last few years… Continue reading Speaking at DEVIntersection in November
The SharePoint REST API support for folders is limited. The support that is there is tailored for working with documents in document libraries. I wrote a post over on the PAIT Group blog where I demonstrate how to perform several common actions against lists with folders using the REST API.
A few months ago Mikael Svenson blogged about a SharePoint Framework Script Editor web part he’d written. I took the core of Mikael’s Script Editor web part and built a prototype Content Editor web part – one that works as closely as possible to the “Classic” Content Editor web part. I wrote a post about… Continue reading A SharePoint Framework Content Editor Web Part
IMPORTANT UPDATE – PLEASE READ: It looks like as of May 1, 2018 Microsoft made changes that invalidate the techniques shown in this post. Attempting to exchange the access token received by the user interface with an access token that can be used to interact with SharePoint now fails with the following error message: “AADSTS240002:… Continue reading Walkthrough: Building a Custom Web API for use with SharePoint Online
Details and links to sample videos for my upcoming Pluralsight course: Developing SharePoint-hosted Apps. The course should be published sometime in early August. Course Description: This demo-heavy course covers everything you need to know to get started building SharePoint-Hosted Apps that work with SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2016 or SharePoint Online. We start with a general… Continue reading My Next Pluralsight Course