Office Servers and Services MVP / Office 365 & Azure Development

 

Hey developer, the solution which was just deployed in production is not working. Can you have a look at and fix it? This is probably something which you might have heard before. As every user and environment are unique, it could be caused by different things. IMPORTANT: Use this approach to test and find out...

 

If you are using a modern site in SharePoint Online, you might have noticed that there is a new footer / social bar control which contains actions that allow you to like a page, see the number of comments and page views. This is a very simple control and might be useful to you when...

 

The SharePoint item REST API has its limits. One (or two in this case) of these limits is about returning values for fields you specified, more in particular when using lookup- or managed metadata fields. The problem with the lookup field occurs when it references a list from another web. In that case, the REST...

 

We all have dependencies in our projects and you probably already read some articles about dependencies which include funky things to your project without you being aware of it. Sometimes we just include these libraries in our project just because they are cool, save us a lot of development time, or because it is a...

 

In my previous post, I wrote how you could trigger the page into edit mode from within your SharePoint Framework solution. One thing which I did not explain is how you can check the current display mode your page is in. Related article: Trigger the edit page experience from your SharePoint Framework solution For web...

 

This is a quick article to show you how you can open the edit page experience from your SharePoint Framework solution. Such a trigger could be useful so that you can trigger the page its edit mode from within your web part, footer, … Nothing more to say about it, so here is the code:...