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  1. Expose REST Endpoints in the SharePoint UI

    Here’s an idea I had a while ago based on a conversation I had with some of the other SharePoint MVPs: expose the REST endpoints and documentation right in the UI for those who have the appropriate permissions. It could be a little icon at the bottom of any page where there are relevant end points. All content is security trimmed anyway, so no one is going to see an endpoint they can’t use (though if they can fathom the docs they can know what endpoints there are available).

    Think about it:

    You’re on a List Settings page, and you…

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      0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Enable geolocation field in Sharepoint 365

      I see that it's possible to create a map view for the geolocation field in SharePoint, but not for the web-based Sharepoint 365. Please enable this field as default within 365 for online users.

      See here for desktop instructions: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sharepoint/dev/general-development/create-a-map-view-for-the-geolocation-field-in-sharepoint

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        1 comment  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Add support to hide List View Command Set buttons

        In the classic experience it's possible to hide ribbon buttons and menu options in the ECB. In the modern UI this currently isn't possible.
        Please add support to also hide OOTB List View Command Set buttons and ECB items in the modern UI.

        In the Classic view this could be done by a Custom Action:

        <CustomAction
        Id="RemoveRibbonButtonLibrary"
        Location="CommandUI.Ribbon"
        RegistrationId="101"
        RegistrationType="List">>
        <CommandUIExtension>
        <CommandUIDefinitions>
        <CommandUIDefinition Location="Ribbon.Library.Actions.ExportToSpreadsheet" />
        </CommandUIDefinitions>
        </CommandUIExtension>
        </CustomAction>

        But this currently doesn't work for the Modern UI.

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        • Managed metadata navigation term set sorting

          When a term set has 'Use default sort order according to current language' set in its custom sort tab the setting gets automatically set to 'Use custom sort order' when a user creates a new page. This fits the definition of a software bug because it is an an unexpected result and unintended behaviour. In all other settings in the term store administration and in site settings they only need to be set once and they stay set. But this one you have to go and set it back to the 'default' one after creating each new web page in…

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          • Azure Event Grid integration for all Office 365 platforms (SharePoint, Outlook, Dynamics 365 etc)

            All Office 365 platforms, starting with SharePoint should be integrated with & emit Azure Event Grid events! Imagine a user creates or views a file in SharePoint Online and an appropriate Event Grid event is emitted and subscribers notified. Or imagine an Office 365 email is sent or received an appropriate Event Grid event is emitted and subscribers notified etc.

            Current solutions require polling change logs which is extremely inefficient, does not scale well & suffers from throttling issues.

            The detail of events emitted should be configurable so that all or partial meta-data is supported.

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            • Provide an option to hide webparts in modern webpart toolbox

              Please give us the option to hide webparts on a site level from the webpart toolbox. E.g. if I don't want my users to use the twitter webpart or any other custom or OOTB webparts. Currently there is no way to control what webpart is visibile on what sites. We could do this in classic by adding/removing webparts from the webpart gallery. Some webparts just don't make sense on certain sites. Some webparts don't work on certain sites. There are so many reasons, this is just a must-have!

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              • Ability to Freeze Headers in SharePoint Lists

                I would think the ability to freeze headers in lists (some become very large) and being able to see the header (similar to how Excel provides the ability to freeze headers) while scrolling should be a given.

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                  2 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Allow external accounts to interact with Graph endpoints listed here-https://developer.microsoft.com/en-us/graph/docs/concepts/permissions_r

                  Enable Graph endpoints for external users (Microsoft accounts). More info here on the restriction-
                  https://developer.microsoft.com/en-us/graph/docs/concepts/permissions_reference

                  This may require some more security controls for the admins as well.

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                    • Add more actions to rowFormatter schema

                      Maybe this isn't the right place but:
                      Consider adding a few more actions to the rowFormatter's customAction property. Currently we have:
                      "defaultClick",
                      "executeFlow",
                      "share",
                      "delete",
                      "editItemProps"

                      In addition to these we could use the following to round out basic list/library operations in custom views:
                      "checkIn"
                      "checkOut"
                      "openVersionHistory" - should do exactly what the option does for documents/list items
                      "publish"
                      "alertMe"

                      View formatting is awesome, really great user experience and a very easy to support light-weight dev solution, so let's finish it up!

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                      • Open in explorer is not working in IE 11

                        I am using IE 11 and trying to open a document library in Windows Explorer. But this button is disable in IE 11. This button is enable in IE 10. Can some please let me know any workaround?

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                        • Workflow Contenty Type bug - "No SharePoint properties found"

                          Like a number of other users who've reported on the forums, all of our Workflows that use a Content Type are broken: https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/exchange/en-US/14d98357-24fa-4038-a97c-8c02c8022ca0/word-quotno-sharepoint-properties-foundquot?forum=sharepointgeneral&prof=required

                          Microsoft has recommended we post here, although this seems more like a bug fix than a feature request.
                          That said, if you like SharePoint Workflows to work with Microsoft Office, then please vote for this bug fix!

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                          • Set Custom Home Page

                            A useful feature would be to change the SharePoint collection home page to a subsite. There is the option to Make Homepage for the site under the Page tab however this doesn't work.

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                            • Want to custamize the communication site search page .

                              Want to custamize the communication site search page . If not , atleast i should have the settings to redirect to search center site from the modern page (redirection works only in classic pages now)

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                                • Extend SPListItem[string fieldInternalName] to use Internal as well as Display Name

                                  Users have the ability to change the display name, which could then have the unintended consequence that they break code in a web part or elsewhere because the code is looking for the field based on its display name that has now changed.

                                  Users can;t change the internal name though. So it would make sense and be a more safe way to program web parts etc if we had a simple way to get the field value based on the internal name of the field.

                                  Eg a developer creates a field named FinYear, then after it is created they change…

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                                  • Integrating Azure AD user profiles to SharePoint Online through People Search Results page

                                    There is a need for a mechanism to integrate Azure AD user profiles directly to SharePoint pages. Currently, the sync happens through Exchange Online. It takes around 72 hours for the changes to reflect in SharePoint. If there is a method to display the user profile details directly in SharePoint through the People Search Results page, it can eliminate the delay in displaying the changes through the sync process. This can be helpful while designing Employee Directory or Staff Directory for the organization.

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                                    • Web part for displaying existing Delve reports and organization chart in a SharePoint Online page

                                      There is in need for either a Web Part or a method to show the already existing Delve reports and Organization chart on a SharePoint Online page. This can eliminate the effort and the need for depending on other mechanisms/tools for showing these details on a normal SharePoint Web Part Page. The same goes for integrating other applications such as ServiceNow with SharePoint Online.

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                                      • Prior to Modern Pages, we used to connect web parts to send data from one part to another. E.g., select a document from a document library w

                                        Prior to Modern Pages, we used to connect web parts to send data from one part to another. E.g., select a document from a document library and display a preview of it in a Page Viewer web part. It's so annoying that SharePoint no longer has that feature. Modern Pages seem to be less Modern than they should be. It's like a beginner's web page instead of something you can actually do real work in.

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                                        • I would like to embed an unsecure site page in my Sharepoint page

                                          I would like to embed an unsecure site page in my Sharepoint page

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