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  1. Add the css for 'text-overflow' in Column Formatter.

    I want to truncate the string which crosses the width and add '...' at the end. Currently I am able to do that except for adding the '...'. It can be done if the column formatter supports 'text-overflow: ellipsis'.

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  2. 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…

    61 votes
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  3. SharePoint Online Modern page image with hyperlink jumps to top of page when clicked.

    A poor UX for sharepoint online modern pages where it jumps when hyperlinked banner-image/any image clicked. Which makes any sharepoint intranet landing page unsuitable to be used by business as main intranet page due to this jump behaviour.

    Issue : An Hyperlink image on modern page is jumping from its position.

    32 votes
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  4. Enable modern list view webparts to be connected with dynamic data

    The Modern list viiew webparts should be able to be connected using dynamic data. If i have 2 listviews on a page , say orders and orderitems, i shoudld be able to filter the orderitems view based on the order the user selected in the first view.

    Also I should be able to filter the list view based on a query string parameter.

    29 votes
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  5. 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.

    26 votes
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  6. 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.

    18 votes
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  7. Support excel like functions in view formatting.

    Currently list formatting supports excel like expressions. It would be nice it it also supports excel like functions like IsNull or IsBlank.

    9 votes
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  8. 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!

    9 votes
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  9. 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!

    8 votes
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  10. JSON Formatting: regional settings with date

    When using @now to format views/columns using JSON the date is taken as the US style (mm/dd/yyyy) regardless of the regional settings of the tenant. It would be useful if it either uses the date format of the tenant, or allows the user to specify the date format. For more details of the problem see here: https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/msonline/en-US/21712788-fafa-4898-9cee-897d1b3afb88/modern-list-view-formatting-with-uk-dates?forum=onlineservicessharepoint

    8 votes
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  11. Set to be notified when you log in to Sharepoint outside business hours

    e would like to implement a function to notify the administrator when using SharePoint outside business hours.

    ■Title(タイトル):
    業務時間外にSharepointにログインした際に通知が来るよう設定する

    ■Description(内容):
    業務時間外でSharePointを使用した際に管理者宛てに通知をさせる機能の実装を要望します。

    6 votes
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  12. 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.

    6 votes
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  13. Need more Number Formatting options for SharePoint List columns

    For columns set as Number in SharePoint Lists, please add the same number formats as found in Excel (General, Integer, Currency, etc.). Currently I have ID numbers showing with commas, and it's annoying. The only workaround seems to create ANOTHER column with a calculated field. But this has been complained about on various forums across the internet. Please add this. :)

    5 votes
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  14. 4 votes
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  15. Customize MegaMenu

    The ability to customize CSS in MegaMenu:

    Vertical Layouts: A vertical flyout then dynamic generation of sections. (Not available in Modern Hub Navigation vertical flyout)

    Background Images: Background image for the level1 links. (Not available in Modern Hub Navigation Background images option)

    4 votes
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  16. Yammer conversations webpart.

    Tag persons in Yammer conversation webpart.
    When posting text in the yammer conversation webpart (not in yammer), it is not possible to tag persons with @xxx... like in the rest of the solution. It would be Nice to be able to answer some of the posts and questions With a Notification to the user!

    3 votes
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  17. Let Sharepoint CDN deliver JSON files

    Currently the Sharepoint CDN does not deliver JSON file formats for private or public, even though it is 'whitelisted' as allowed file extension.
    We configured the CDN following the official sites, which even shows an example how to enable the delivery of JSON files. However, it is not working.

    Other file types like JS,TXT or others are delivered without problem. When querying a JSON file though, the server responds with a 404.

    3 votes
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  18. Will there be support for Blazor pages? Adding a Blazor page via iFrame is not the best looking option.

    Will there be support for Blazor pages? Adding a Blazor page via iFrame is not the best looking option.

    3 votes
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  19. 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!

    3 votes
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  20. 3 votes
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