Tuesday, April 10, 2018

SharePoint Site Scripts and Site Designs - April 2018 release

SharePoint Site Scripts and Site Designs - April 2018 release We are happy to announce the availability of additional Site Script Actions for SharePoint Online Site Designs and Site Scripts. These new actions will enable you to further configure automatically the newly created site collections for your employees and will reduce the requirements of having external services integrated with the provisioning process. We will keep on introducing new Site Script Actions also in future, so please keep the feedback coming, so that we can address also your requirements. Site Settings setRegionalSettings - Used to configure the regional settings of the site setSiteExternalSharingCapability - Used to manage guest access Lists & Libraries createSiteColumn - Defines a new site column that can then be associated to a list directly or using the addContentType action addSiteColumn - Subaction to add a previously defined site column directly to a list or content type createContentType - Defines a new content type that can then be associated to a list using the addContentType action addSPView - Defines and adds a view to the list addSPFieldXml - Enables defining fields and their elements using Collaborative Application Markup Language (CAML) Additional field properties: internal name, group, enforce unique Apps & Solutions installSPFxSolution - Install add-in or SharePoint Framework solution from the tenant app catalog Associate SharePoint Framework extension action also coming soon Miscellaneous triggerFlow action supports additional site properties joinHub action has now also name parameter Invoke-SPOSiteDesign cmdlet to apply Site Design to an existing site (also supported through APIs) site design default preview image Site Designs JSON schema documentation has been updated accordingly in the official SharePoint developer documentation. We will be publishing also official JSON schema for the Site Designs within following weeks, which will be kept up to date as we release new actions. New Site Script templates in GitHub We have also released new Site Script templates in GitHub, which demonstrate the usage of now introduced new Site Script actions. install-spfx-solution - Install SharePoint Framework solution from tenant app catalog to the site site-apply-external-sharing-setting - Configure external sharing for the site site-apply-regional-settings - Configure regional settings for the site site-create-advanced-lists - Create Advanced Lists site-create-advanced-lists2 - Create Advanced Lists - addSPFieldXml usage triggerFlow-write-back-site-properties-to-splist - Additional site information with triggerFlow action Additional resources See following resources on the covered topics. SharePoint Site Design and Site Script Overview Get started creating Site Designs and Site Scripts Site Design JSON Schema Reference Site Script templates in GitHub - We do welcome community contributions here! “Sharing is caring” SharePoint Team, Microsoft - 10th of April 2018 - Cross-posted from dev.office.com/blogs By Vesa Juvonen

We are happy to announce the availability of additional Site Script Actions for SharePoint Online Site Designs and Site Scripts. These new actions will enable you to further configure automatically the newly created site collections for your employees and will reduce the requirements of having ext.....
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