Newsletter – Episode 83

Episode 83 – November 22, 2016



cool pic New FastTrack offer to migrate SharePoint 2013 customers to Office 365

Microsoft has announced a limited-time offer of migration services from on-premises SharePoint 2013 to Office 365—available at no additional cost to eligible Office 365 customers until March 31, 2017.

cool pic SharePoint/Office Dev Patterns & Practices – November 2016 release

SharePoint/Office 365 Dev Patterns and Practices (PnP) November 2016 release is out with new contributions from community for the community. This post contains all the details related on what was included with the release and what else has been happening in the PnP world during the past month.

cool pic SharePoint/Office Dev Patterns and Practices (PnP) – Nov 2016 monthly community call recording

This is the recording of PnP monthly community call from Tuesday 8th of November. PnP monthly communnity calls are for covering changes in the PnP initiative during past month, provide credits for all the community contributors and for demonstrating new capabilities with community demos.

cool pic Introducing Outlook Customer Manager – relationships made easy for small businesses

The Outlook team is introducing a new Office 365 service called Outlook Customer Manager. Outlook Customer Manager gives you a complete view of your interactions with each customer, helps you track tasks and deals in progress, and surfaces timely reminders.

cool pic Simplifying SharePoint integration story

SQL Server Reporting Services Team presents SQL Server v.Next to make Reporting Services a fantastic BI solution you can deploy on its own – and more easily integrate with SharePoint if you so choose.

cool pic Feature Pack 1 for SharePoint Server 2016 now available

Through the November 2016 Public Update for SharePoint Server 2016, several new features are being delivered based on customer feedback, extending support for hybrid scenarios and developer needs, including MinRole enhancements to support small and medium-sized farms, Custom tiles in the SharePoint app launcher, SharePoint hybrid auditing unified across site collections on-premises and in Office 365 and many others.

videos & presentations

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SharePoint PnP Webcast – Building multi-view Angular 1.x client-side web parts with SharePoint Framework

In this webcast, the PnP team covered considerations around multi-view web parts, where the presentation layer is changed based on the status of the web part. Considerations are being also demonstrated with a client-side web part built with Angular 1.x.

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SharePoint PnP Webcast – Reuse your existing JavaScript libraries with SharePoint Framework

In this PnP Webcast, team was concentrated on covering the steps on how you can reuse your existing investments on JavaScript when developing with SharePoint Framework solutions.

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SharePoint Patterns & Practices – PnP Core and PnP PowerShell SIG recording – 16th of November

SharePoint Patterns and Practices (PnP) – PnP Core, PnP PowerShell and provisioning engine Special Interest Group (SIG) weekly call recording for the 16th of November meeting is now available from PnP YouTube channel at

blogs & tutorials

The case of Get-SPOSite

This post covers a big change in the naming of SharePoint PnP cmdlets.

Implement a real time news feed using the SPFx, Azure Logic Apps and

An example of implementing a live update for a web part that gets data from SharePoint.

Working With Web Part Properties Of SharePoint Online Pages Using PnP Core CSOM Library

In this article, you will learn how to retrieve and update the web part properties of a page using PnP Core CSOM library on SharePoint online sites.

Best practices for SQL Server in a SharePoint Server farm

Learn how to implement best practices for SQL Server in a SharePoint Server 2013 farm.

Office 365 Groups and Tasks API – ESPC 2016 session resources

Office 365 Groups and Tasks API – ESPC 2016 session resources

Video demo of Zero Downtime Patching in SharePoint Server 2016

Video demo of Zero Downtime Patching in SharePoint Server 2016

Using Kendo UI in SharePoint Online—The ‘How To’ Series

In this guide, learn how to use Kendo UI to boost your productivity and create beautiful custom solutions for SharePoint development.


Microsoft Graph Explorer Update – Revamped and Expanded

The new Graph explorer has autocomplete, so as soon as the user starts typing, the explorer presents the options for continued queries. Learn about this and many other cool functionalities from this blog post.

SharePoint 101 (Novice Level)

Create connected SharePoint Online team sites in seconds

Brief instructions on how to create Group connected SharePoint Online team sites in seconds.

People who worked on this episode

Have a great week!

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Best regards,
Belarus SharePoint Community,
Newsletter Founders.

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