Office 365 & SharePoint Search / Development / Branding


A project I was working involved retrieving all external / guest users that have been added to Office 365 and especially to Office 365 Groups. As it had to build in to an Office 365 application I choose to work with the Microsoft Graph. First thing I did was retrieving all users with the standard...Read More →


Since my last post, I got a couple of questions about uploading files to OneDrive or SharePoint. Last week I worked on a solution to find out how it "could" work(s). The only solution I found is not so elegant and it only works for OneDrive at the moment. There is no solution yet for...Read More →

Showing a spinner when loading data in PowerApps

on Dec 09, 2016 by Elio Struyf with 2 comments


This week I built my first application with PowerApps for our company. I wanted to create it via PowerApps to finally see its capabilities and to use it as a showcase for our customers. I must say that it is quite powerful, but some things are not so convenient and can be simplified. For my...Read More →


Yesterday our tenant got the new team news functionality. This functionality allows you to write news in your team site which gets published on the homepage or via the new news headlines web part. Info: SharePoint Online "team news" begins roll out to Office 365 First Release customers - As I started testing out...Read More →

Getting up to speed with webpack

on Oct 11, 2016 by Elio Struyf with no comments


After the introduction of Node.js, npm, Gulp and Yeoman. It is time to spend some time on another tool called webpack. Webpack is a module bundler and is one of the tools which is used in the building process of a SharePoint Framework client-side web part. In this article I will tell you more about...Read More →


A month ago Microsoft announced that the SharePoint webhook functionality is available in developer preview Info: here is the official article -¬†SharePoint Webhooks Developer Preview - Now Available! To test out the functionality myself. I created a sample Node.js application which is available in the SharePoint developer samples repository:¬†Sample Node.js SharePoint webhook application. With this...Read More →