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  1. Target Audience property for SPFx web parts

    I understand the SPFx web parts are running in the user’s context. It would be helpful if the new framework has the target audience property

    78 votes
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  2. Modern page extensions

    It would be great to add commands to the command set of a modern page, with similar events to list view extensions e.g. onListViewUpdated > onPageUpdated, and onExecute.

    The API should enable easy and reliable access to important page information like field data, published state, whether it is promoted as news, etc.

    76 votes
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    4 comments  ·  SharePoint Framework  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. SPFx Webpart - Have custom group in Modern Pages

    Currently there are no ways we can have a group created for custom SPFx webparts developed. We have to use the existing groups mentioned here, https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sharepoint/dev/spfx/web-parts/guidance/simplify-adding-web-parts-with-preconfigured-entries#predefined-modern-groups. Need to have ability to have custom groups for Webparts

    73 votes
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    2 comments  ·  SharePoint Framework  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. Office UI Fabric as web components

    Office UI Fabric is an awesome library, which contains a lot of components and UI elements. It's a great library to build UI experiences for SharePoint and Office 365.

    The downside is, that the most feature-rich version of the library built with React. If you want to use this library, you should use React without much options. There is Office UI Fabric JS out there, however it's not actively supported and developed as React one. Also it's difficult to reuse it in other frameworks. Office UI Fabric is must-have library in almost any SharePoint Framework solution.

    SharePoint Framework has framework-agnostic…

    67 votes
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  5. Flicker Issue when loading Branding Artifacts (css, js etc.) using SPFx Extension in Modern SharePoint Site

    Need help for the following scenario wherein any modern page that gets displayed shows a flicker of the default SharePoint page for 1-2 seconds before the actual page with branding is displayed.
    Details:
    We are facing an issue regarding the user experience in SharePoint Modern sites. For Branding, we have used SPFx Application customizer aka extensions to inject custom styles. With this implementation, we are facing a flicker because extension takes fractions of seconds to load itself. In the meantime, OOB page appears first and then extension starts loading.
    Is there any way to load SPFx extension before SharePoint page…

    66 votes
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  6. Field Customizer: Ability to call ootb render method

    Allow to call out of the box render for cell in custom field customizer.

    Use case:
    based on user permissions render out of the box LinkTitle cell or custom copmonent with additional logic.

    This scenario is needed for all types of fields that are rendered as complicated HTML, not just text (LinkTitle, User or Group fields, etc.)

    62 votes
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  7. Support sub-menu options for List View Command Sets

    Listview CommandSet extension - Should be able to create custom commanbar button in the listview commandbar with sub-menu options like it is available for default buttons on the command bar.

    61 votes
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  8. Implement support to invalidate custom property pane controls

    At the moment custom property pane controls cannot invalidate the whole property pane. This means if you enter an incorrect value for your custom input, the property pane will still apply it (or the apply button will be enabled).

    It would be great to have a way to make it possible to invalidate the property pane like the OOTB property pane controls. This would have a huge benefit for all the controls of the @pnp/spfx-property-controls (https://github.com/SharePoint/sp-dev-fx-property-controls) project which is used in a lot of projects.

    More details for this can be found in this issue on Github: https://github.com/SharePoint/sp-dev-docs/issues/3440

    61 votes
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  9. Allow Site Collection App Catalog location be configurable

    We live in a tenant where we have over 25 different companies. When it comes to customizing and supporting the tenant catalog is too broad, but the site collection catalog adds support nightmares with syncing and managing the apps and installs in each one. It would be great if the site collection admin could choose an additional Site Collection app catalog to pull from. This would allow for us to manage company specific apps in a Company site collection catalog much like the tenant catalog while still getting site specific catalog items from the site collection catalog. In this model,…

    59 votes
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  10. onDelete Method for SPFx web part

    Provide an onDelete() method that occurs when a web part is deleted from a page. This will allow for the web part to remove any files related to the instance being deleted.

    See discussion on:
    https://github.com/SharePoint/sp-dev-docs/issues/289

    51 votes
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    4 comments  ·  SharePoint Framework  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Thanks for your feedback! We like your suggestion and it’s being added to our backlog. We don’t have yet specific schedule for this, but item has been added to upcoming plans for the SPFx and since request does make sense and has been requested from other sources as well, this will be most likely implemented.

  11. Ability to deploy MS Flow Definition through .sppkg, similiar to how we can provision list and libraries.

    The deployment of SPFx components along with associated list and attached flow can be done with-in a single package so that minimum exclusive configuration is required for any developed solution.

    51 votes
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  12. Subscribe to list notifications For 'Lists'

    Subscribe to list notifications currently supports only document library events and not 'Lists'.

    I read the consideration as well in which it says 'you can subscribe to events from libraries (but not lists)'.
    But it will it be a great feature if it is supported in the upcoming SPFx versions.

    48 votes
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  13. Support RegistrationType "ContentType" in Command Set Extensions

    This suggestion stems from a discussion held in the SP Dev Docs at https://github.com/SharePoint/sp-dev-docs/issues/871. Documentation has indicated support of setting the RegistrationType to "ContentType" in a Command Set Extension. However, this setting is not actually supported (as mentioned in the closing comment on the issue). We feel this setting is quite important and should be supported by Command Set Extensions. Without this setting, your only option is to target a List Template (RegistrationType="List"). This is very problematic when you are attempting to target the Command Set Extension to a specific list or even multiple lists with specific content types.…

    47 votes
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  14. Access to re-use modern field render controls

    Modern lists/libraries have controls to render all fields in a modern view - specifically the hard ones like people picker and taxonomy picker.

    Exposing these as re-usable modules in a SPFx web part via for example react would be very useful. I'd be happy just having the field renderer, and I can deal with labels etc myself.

    46 votes
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  15. Build spfx framework webparts using Blazor

    Instead of using TypeScript and JavaScript to develop SPFx webparts give an option to write webparts with Blazor and C#

    45 votes
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  16. Users with SharePoint Admin roles should be able to add (and remove) Site Collection App Catalogs

    A user that has been granted the role SharePoint Admin should have administrative rights over the site collections. This should include being able to add (and remove) site collection app catalogs. This should be particularly true when that user is also the site collection administrator.

    The error message says "Must have Manage Web Site permissions or be a tenant admin in order to add or remove sites from the site collection app catalog allow list"

    Site Collection administrators have manage web permissions, minimally, yet are unable to do so. This doesn't make sense. This was reported as a bug but…

    43 votes
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  17. Pro-grammatically update Author's name on the image banner of SharePoint page

    Dear Microsoft Team,

    The author name located on top left corner of UI SharePoint page is linked with "authorbyline" property field.

    However after updating this field via PowerShell script and in .NET code CSOM PnP, the change of author name does not sync to the SharePoint page.

    It would be nice pragramatically updating the author name is supported in the next release.

    This request would bring value to the business when migrating bulk pages from a third party intranet site to SharePoint Online so that instead of manually updating each SharePoint migrated page with the author name and publish it,…

    41 votes
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  18. Extensions: Command Set asynchronous checking for visibility

    It would be great to be able to check if a command needs to be visible or not asynchronously, enabling the possibility to use Rest API checks and query user authorizations, list item properties, etc

    40 votes
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  19. Workbench: allow to change size of the canvas to match real pages

    It'd to have a button in the workbenches (local, online) to allow us to apply the "layout" (different boxes sizes, flowing behavior, etc) of a team site or a communication site so we can double check rendering of our webparts work well with production dimensions, flowing behavior etc...

    Today the only way to try to mimic that is the tablet mode in the workbench, the browser debug tools or just resizing the window. This offers a poor experience and doesn't guaranty me my webpart is in the same rendering context.

    34 votes
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  20. SPFx: ESLint instead of TSLint

    TSLint is deprecated nowadays as ESLint supports TypeScript. However, we cannot replace TSLint with ESLint in SPFx projects because TSLint task is a part of the build process internally. It would be nice to use ESLint by default.

    A couple of GitHub links about the topic:
    - https://github.com/SharePoint/sp-dev-docs/issues/4972
    - https://github.com/microsoft/rushstack/pull/1592

    A couple of interesting historical facts:
    “In fact, it all started a long time ago: the last release of the tslint kernel was already in 2016. And this is the moment when it is time to start saying “last,” if someone still says “last,” because that release was really the…

    32 votes
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