Skip to main content

Useful commands for SPFx development

In this blog, we are going to learn all the commands which are very useful in developing SharePoint Framework client side solutions. These commands are useful in both web parts and extensions development using SPFx Framework.


You can install node modules and use them in SharePoint Framework and either you can use things from CDN also.

Clean and build the SharePoint Framework (SPFx) client side solution.

gulp clean
gulp build

Create app package of SharePoint Framework (SPFx) client side solution.

gulp bundle --ship
gulp package-solution --ship

Install Jquery in SharePoint Framework (SPFx) client side solution.

npm install jquery --save
npm install @types/jquery --save-dev

Install bootstrap in SharePoint Framework (SPFx) client side solution.

npm install bootstrap --save
npm install @types/bootstrap  --save-dev

Install bootstrap with a specific version in SharePoint Framework (SPFx) client side solution.

npm install [email protected] --save
npm install @types/[email protected] --save-dev

Use the react moment and custom scrollbars in SharePoint Framework (SPFx) client side solution. Use the commands mentioned below to install them.

npm install --save moment react-moment
npm install react-custom-scrollbars --save

Install fontawesome in SharePoint Framework (SPFx) client side solution.

npm install --save @fontawesome/fontawesome-free


Thanks!!!!!

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Permission XML for SharePoint Add-in

In this article, we will be discussing the permission XMLs, which are used to provide permission to SharePoint add-in. You can set the App only permission, by setting "true" or "false" in  AllowAppOnlyPolicy=“true” in these permission XMLs.   If add-in granted permission to tenant scope, It includes all children in scope. Before granting access to the app, need to register an app. Follow this link for step by step guide to  How to register an app/add-in in SharePoint   Providing access to add-in at tenant level: To provide access at tenant level user must have the tenant admin level permission. To grant this permission tenant admin can use this URL   https://tenantName-admin.sharepoint.com/_layouts/appinv.aspx Search the App Id (Client ID) and it will fetch all the information which you provide at time of registration of app.   Assign full control at tenant level : <AppPermissionRequests AllowAppOnlyPolicy="true">   <AppPermissionRequest  Scop

How to register an app in SharePoint

In this article, we are going to learn how to register an app/add-in in SharePoint online. If you have created a Sharepoint provider-hosted add-in or other SharePoint solution and to access the SharePoint site or list using the app/add-in you need to register the add-in on SharePoint and to grant permission. Register app in SharePoint 1. Login into SharePoint and Navigate to register an app page. Use the URL mentioned below:          [Sitecollection URL]/_layouts/15/appregnew.aspx 2.  Once you navigate to the Register app page, a form will open. You need to fill all the fields on the form. Client Id and Client Secret  generated when we click on the generate button available next to the fields.  Title : Name of the add-in which you want to give. App Domain : Where your domain is hosted, for the local environment you can place             "www.localhost.com". Do not include HTTP or HTTPS in App Domain. Redirect URL :  Insert the redirect URL, for t

How to create list from template in sharepoint

In this article, we are going to learn how to create a list from list template or using(.stp) file or we can say create list from existing list. Once you save the list as a template, It appears into List template option under the web designer gallery on site setting page. Steps to create list from list template: 1 Move to the site setting section where you have saved the list template. 2. When you click on the List templates, you will redirect to the List template gallery and from the list template gallery. 3. Now click on the File in ribbon and click on the upload document. 4. Browse the location where your list template is downloaded. I am uploading the template of an address list. 5.  After browsing the template, now you can give the name what you want to give to the list template and click on save. 6. Now the list template file appears into the list template gallery. Now click on the gear  icon and click on the Add an app. 7. On clicking add an app,