Demystify SharePoint Permissions … the dev side.

Have you ever needed to implement functionality into a SPFx web part based off the current user’s permissions to a site, list or item. Luckily you aren’t the first and there are many examples out there to show you how to do this and even functions…

Hide Attachment Controls in Modern Edit / Display Forms

If you have been around SharePoint for some time you probably know that you can control whether your lists allow for attachments from the list settings page > Advanced Settings. This has been great when building solutions and preventing users from…

Replicating the SharePoint News Links Feature

Would you like to replicate the news link feature in SharePoint online into your our custom solution? Well you can do it with ease by leveraging the _ api/SP.Publishing.EmbedService/EmbedData endpoint. The endpoint has 3 query parameters that can be…

Customize Form with JSON Formatting

This past week I was working on a project and wanted to provide a better user experience when adding a list item, dividing the form into multiple parts and custom header / footer. I have done JSON formatting in the past but never on the form so I was…

Modify the Standard Color for Text Web Part

The other day I got the request to see if we could modify the colors that appear under the standard colors within the Text web part so that they followed the client’s brand guidelines. After digging around in Dev Tools for a bit I was able to…

Creating an OOTB Stock Information for SharePoint Online (Part 2)

Back in October I wrote the first part of this 2 part series that talks about and outlines how you can create an OOTB Stock Information solution in SharePoint Online that focused on the overall solution design and the JSON needed to format the view…

Creating an OOTB Stock Information for SharePoint Online (Part 1)

Almost every intranet project I work on there is a request to display the company’s stock information on their new intranet. My typical approach would be to leverage a backend service in Azure to call the stock API, cache the data, and provide a web…

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