Category: SharePoint

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Test-Driven Development in SharePoint Framework Projects Use Case

Introduction In the fast-paced world of software development, ensuring code quality and functionality is paramount. Test-Driven Development (TDD) offers a robust foundation for building reliable SharePoint Framework (SPFx) solutions. By integrating TDD into your SPFx projects, you can enhance code quality, facilitate maintenance, and streamline the development process. Understanding TDD and SPFx TDD is a software development approach where tests...

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Testing SharePoint Framework (SPFx) Components with Jest and React Testing Library

Introduction Testing is a crucial aspect of any software development process, including SharePoint Framework (SPFx) development. Here are some reasons why testing is important: Testing is an essential part of SPFx development. It helps ensure the quality, reliability, and performance of your components, leading to a better end product and a smoother user experience. How to test? First, we need...

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Consume Lookup Multi Select Fields SPFx with Models and Hooks

First when you set up lookup columns in a list or library, Microsoft restricts you to 12 columns of that type in a single view. The reason behind this limitation is that lookup columns retrieve data from another list or source. If you surpass this limit and try to add a 13th column, you’ll encounter an error message. It seems that 13 isn’t a...

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SPFx IPropertyPaneDropdownOption[] get Unique Options (Duplicates) Cascade

When designing the property pane for your SharePoint client-side web parts, you may have one web part property that displays its options based on the value selected in another property. This scenario typically occurs when implementing cascading dropdown controls. I’m assuming in this Article/Fix you are getting all lists excluding the hidden ones. Let’s Start from the beginning, you have...

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PnPJs SPFx orderBy() not working?

In the PnPJs Agnostic Framework Some fields are not sortable, let’s assume this call is using a MODEL where TrainingAreaPosition is a number column without decimal places: I’m using a Custom React Hook, fix by comparing the field name, where Position is a property of the Model to Map

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SPO WBBag: Company wide tips for SharePoint Online from product to service (Cloud Service SharePoint Online)

In this article I will not cover all phases and planning, but some insights from my experience. FIRST MOST IMPORTANT Companies are usually curious by nature and it is your responsibility to design processes that the client is unaware of in the context of migration and modern workplace. IN A MIGRATION CLIENTS ARE INSATISFAYED BY NATURE. You have a lot...

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Using SPFx React Controls Context in version 1.17.3

Since React 17 was introduced in version 1.16.0, the problems has began with some PnP Projects. In version 1.17.3 you will get this error when installing the PnP React Controls, so you must wait for the Repo be updated. In version 1.16.1 to use the PeoplePicker Control the workaround was give context as any in your Webpart.ts Now if you...

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Working with Models in SPFx and Consume Some Field Types

This article will give you some insights to work with models in the SharePoint Framework SPFx and consume information from some Field Types FIELDS Why to use Models? TypeScript is a superset of JavaScript that adds optional static typing and other features to JavaScript. It provides a way to catch errors early through static type checking and can help you...

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Building a Timeline Component with the SPFx SharePoint Framework

Let’s get you a Timeline component you can use for several use cases, in a chronologic way to represent information or just another way you want to represent items from a SharePoint List that makes sense to you. I’m using in this sample Class Components because at the time of this post there is no native Functional Components in the...

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Do I need SharePoint Global Admin to Promote a Sub Site to Site with the ShareGate Tool?

First of all see my ADVERTISING section relative to add’s, publicity in this Site. I use others Products or Tools also, I’ll talk about them when makes sense for an article. So, you can migrate with the ShareGate tool without SharePoint Global Admin Rights and you can still use the CMDLETs from the tool, that’s right. You can see here...