PowerAutomate has excellent actions related to SharePoint lists operations like getting, update, and create list items. The PowerAutomate guys introduced 'Filter Query' along with the 'Order by' and 'Top Count' as advanced features to these actions. The 'Filter Query' feature comes handy and can save me overcomplicating the PowerAutomate flow
You might get an error of type AudienceUriValidationFailedException when you are trying to access a SharePoint APIs securely using Microsoft Identity platform Azure AD OAuth2 authorization flow. In my case, I was trying to get an access token using a refresh token and use it with the SharePoint APIs from Postman. However, I got the following error
Create a simple HTML page with basic HTML in it, like the code snippet below. Rename it to test.aspx. The ASPX extension will allow the page to render in SharePoint as regular HTML. Lower your permissions to Member. Upload the page to a site Document Library
Stakeholders keep asking me how they can get people or users directory in SharePoint where they can search for users by skills, certificates, job deliverables and more. Usually they ask for Delve and how they or we can extend it, but due to lack of any updates, clear roadmap and good extensibility options for Delve, I just cannot recommend it. Here are the basics of what is needed to bring LinkedIn like experience to employees in SharePoint using the SPFx, User Profiles and Search Service.
The thumbnails Microsoft Graph API can be utilized for resizing images hosted in SharePoint in case we need one rendered in different resolution for our custom application, SharePoint Framework web part or even Microsoft Teams app. The thumbnails api can be used to get thumbnail for SharePoint site page or file stored in document library as well.
Recently me and my team deployed SharePoint site in Office 365 that is for business in Argentina. When we attempted to update list item taxonomy field using the REST API ValidateUpdateListItem we got error in return "The SPListItem being updated was not retrieved with all taxonomy fields" .
Recently, SharePoint page transitioning has changed from server-side page load to offline first, client-side page transitioning. There is page router component working on the client that handles the page transitioning and, in many cases, modern SharePoint site works as a single page application. This changed the state of the app customizers where onInit event of the customizer does not fire with page transition anymore. So, how we record page hit then?
This is overview on how the Office 365 CreateCopyJobs API (/_api/site/CreateCopyJobs) works from my observations. For the past months we are seeing new Copy and Move buttons on the SharePoint modern document library actions bar. The APIs behind can copy or move files or folders across different SharePoint site collections or to OneDrive for Business. Here is what I discovered about the APIs.
Create and deploy custom Display Template in classic SharePoint Search site that tracks URL clicks using application insights. We can take the advantage of having our own custom display templates in classic SharePoint search results page to enrich the user experience.
Automate devops pipeline using PowerShell cmdlet built with PowerShell instead of C#