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Utilize the out of the box web parts and add social media feeds on modern pages SharePoint online

In this article, we are going to learn, how to add social media feeds. There are several web parts available out of the box to add social media on the modern page. Those web parts are quite useful in building the intranet. Add social media feeds to the SharePoint page. To add twitter feeds to on the page, follow the steps mentioned below: 1. Edit the page and click on the add icon for adding the web part. 2. Search for the twitter web part and add it. 3.  Now go to the web part properties and add the twitter handle you want to add.  You can also change the theme color and the numbers tweets to show on-page. 4. Once you done all the settings. Republish the page. You can embed Facebook public feeds on your site by following these steps:  First, we need to get embed code from  Facebook page plugin .  Now paste the Facebook page URL and set the height - width.          3.  Now click on the get code. Select IFrame and copy the code.             4.  Once you get the code, Login on your Share
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Create document library using SPFx solution

 In this article, we are going to learn how to create(provision) document library programmatically. We can create a list or document libraries programmatically with the SPFx solution.  In my previous article, I wrote about the  Provisioning of list with SPFx web part solution . SPFx provides flexibility to provision SharePoint assets with the solution. In this article, we are going to provision a document library. Create a client-side web part solution  Follow the steps for creating a client-side web part solution, run the commands using command prompt. Create a directory md test-webpart Move to the directory cd test-webpart   Run yo @microsoft/sharepoint command to create a client-side web part. Once you run the command mentioned above, you need to put some information related to the web part solution   What is your solution name? Give the name to your solution.  Which baseline packages do you want to target for your component(s)?  On which environment you want to use this in our case

Provisioning list through SPFx solution

In this article, we are going to learn how to provision SharePoint  assets with SPFx  and  How to provision multiple instance of assets with SharePoint Framework Solution(SPFx) . SharePoint Framework tool chain allows us to package and deploy SharePoint items with SPFx solution. We can  also  provision multiple list instances with SharePoint Framework solution. Follow the steps mentioned below to provision list instance with the SharePoint framework solution: 1. Once you are ready with your SharePoint Framework solution. 2. Create folders for the SharePoint assets:      A.  Create folder with  " sharepoint"  name  to the root of the solution.        B. Create folder with "assets" name inside the " sharepoint " folder.    3.   To provision SharePoint assets to sites with SharePoint Framework(SPFx), we need to create the required xml files.       A.  Create a file  elements.xml  in  sharepoint\assets  folder in your solution.    

How to create sharepoint list using excel

List is important part of SharePoint. Feature to create list from spreadsheet is very useful. User can create the list using spreadsheet/excel using add list option in site content. Create a SharePoint List from Excel: 1. Log in to your tenant and move to the site . 2. Now navigate to the Site content and click on the New option and select List .   3. Select the From Excel option and Upload file or you can choose file from site also.   4. File you uploaded, if it's not in the table format, you need to do that.   Click on the link Go to file in this example it is Expense Info.xlsx, present above to the Refresh option.  Select the cells and Click on the Format as table.  Refresh it. 5. Once you refresh it, Give the name to the list and check the column type, if it's not appropriate you can change this from column type drop down. Now click on Create . 6. Now your list is created. Note: In this example I used date in one column but when I imported that excel, on SharePoint,  colu

How to create custom permission in SharePoint Online

In this article we are going to discuss custom permissions in SharePoint and how to create custom permission in SharePoint. We will also explore usage of the custom permission. SharePoint have some default permission levels. Full control, design, edit, contribute, view, read and view only. Every permission level defined the accessibility of user on the items. Permission level plays important role in SharePoint security. In some scenarios you need to assign a permission to user for add and edit the item but you do not want to allow user to delete the item. For such types of scenarios there is no default permission level is available, to fulfill your requirement you need to create custom permission level. How to create custom permission level in SharePoint : 1 Navigate to S ite settings.  2. Click on  Site permissions  and you will redirect to the permission page. 3.  Click on the  Permission Levels,  you will redirect to the permission page. On permission page,   Click on   Add a Permis

SharePoint URLs to navigate quickly

At some point you want to navigate to other page on SharePoint like Site setting page or Site content page but you forgot the navigation path or you want to navigate quickly at that time these URLs will be very useful. You can navigate to particular page using these URLs without navigating through site. Change the tenant name and appropriate site URL and paste the it into address bar. These are some useful url's for SharePoint. You can navigate in SharePoint without using site navigation but   for this you must have required permission otherwise you will get “Access denied”. Some useful URL's for Microsoft Office 365/SharePoint  Users. Useful url's to navigate under the Microsoft 365 admin center (For this Admin Access is required): 1.  URL to check all the active users on sharepoint site. You can have option to add users, to delete users, to imply multi factor authentication etc. https://admin.microsoft.com/Adminportal/Home?source=applauncher#/users 2. URL to che

Add and edit user profile properties in SharePoint

You can manage the user profiles from the Office 365 admin center. if you want to create new user profile properties you can do it from user profile properties. you can update the user profile properties by accessing user profiles from the SharePoint admin center. (Admin level permission required to perform this) 1. Open  Microsoft 365 admin center and navigate to SharePoint admin center.  2. On SharePoint admin center , Click on More features 3. Now click on the open , under the User profiles section. 4. Now you are at manage profile page, Click on Manage User Properties 5. Click on New Property and it will redirect you to another page. Add caption 6.   In the Property Settings  section, In the Name box, type the name of property, this name is used        by services, In the Display Name box, type the name, this name will be displayed at user profiles to all users. In the User Description section, In the Description box, type the descript