SPFx - Important life cycle events for Client-side webparts

SPFx - Important life cycle events for Client-side webparts

A detailed documentation for life cycle events for SPFx webparts Some useful events: MethodUse Case clearError() Clear up webpart error message. getPropertyPaneConfiguration() If the web part wants to use the PropertyPane for configuration, this API needs to be overridden and the web part needs to return the configuration for the
SPFx - decoding webpack build

SPFx - decoding webpack build

Webpack Webpack is a great module bundler that makes developers life easy. Separating code in different modules makes it easy to understand and maintain large application code. Developers who have experience with server side development with SharePoint will know SharePoint Solution file aka wsp that is generated for the build.
SPFx - npm and nodejs commands

SPFx - npm and nodejs commands

One of the critical part in building SharePoint Framework solution is to be aware about development tool chain. Since this modern tool chain is completely new for SharePoint developers who have experience in Server side development and Visual Studio as development platform, we will cover each part of this tool
SPFx - comparing classic and modern toolchain

SPFx - comparing classic and modern toolchain

Toolchain To support customizations to SharePoint Online, Microsoft had introduced earlier new development model called Add-in Model. While this Add-in model is still supported and will be supported, there are some customization scenarios that needs more robust and mature development model for developers. SharePoint Framework is supposed to be Microsoft’