Updated SPFx Content Slider Code for GA

I recently wrote about converting your Content Editor Web Part and Script Editor Web Part customizations to SharePoint Framework Client Web Parts: Converting your CEWP Customizations to the SharePoint Framework Since then, the SharePoint Framework has gone GA (General Availability) and there were quite a few changes made. I needed to recreate the project for it to work properly. The one major change that broke my project was the removal of the spPageContextInfo object in RC0 which was previously used to get the URL of the website for REST queries… …I ended up getting the website URL from the pageContext Continue reading Updated SPFx Content Slider Code for GA

New & Improved Cascading Dropdowns for SharePoint Classic Forms

Almost three years ago I posted a script on how to create cascading drop downs for SharePoint 2013 and SharePoint Online using REST. Cascading Drop Down Lists in SharePoint / Office 365 using REST Since then I’ve had a lot of comments asking for additional functionality to that script. So, I decided it was time to update the script and make it a little more modular. If you are a user of the previous script, the biggest change you will see is how you execute the cascade function. Now, instead of passing in an object to the cascade functionality, you Continue reading New & Improved Cascading Dropdowns for SharePoint Classic Forms