Lots of exciting announcements from the SharePoint 2018 conference in Las Vagas, but one area I started to play with is the newest sp-starter-kit project from PnP. However, there isn’t much in the way of documentation (yet), so I thought I'd of just note down some steps to get going... Prerequisites There are a few … Continue reading Getting started with the SharePoint Starter Kit from the PnP team
A continuous learning activity of looking at the new modern custom column formatting and applying in bulk to multiple locations.
SharePoint Framework (SPFx) is new, lots to learn, explore and build new innovative modern features into SharePoint Modern Interfaces. With SPFX, you will notice you get a lot of extra files for configuration, libraries, temp code and compiled code; a lot of clutter and noise that's not needed as part of the majority of development, … Continue reading SPFx: Cut the clutter
One of many cool announcements from Microsoft Ignite 2017, was the introduction of SharePoint Modern Themes.
In numerous projects I have seen development environments that resemble nothing like production. Only to result in a problematic transition through the ALM process, bugs caused by inconsistency, significant differences in SharePoint updates, configuration and even permissions. I am not saying that you shouldn't write your app to "expect a specific configuration" or to avoid … Continue reading Importance of aligned SharePoint Development environments
Having a problem with the Gulp Task Runner - Failed to load in Visual Studio 2015