Adding Dark/Light mode to SPFx Web Part

When you scaffold a new SharePoint Framework web part, you get a blue box with white text. While this looks good as a banner-type component, if...

Visual Studio Extension for SPFx - v1.5

The SharePoint Framework generator was updated to version 1.5 on June 5, 2018 and it included breaking changes in the command-line parameters. Thanks to a...

Office Dev - Community Calls

New on the Office Developer site is a series of community calls for Office 365 developers to stay in sync with us on a variety of...

"Error - [sass] Error: Missing binding" when using Visual Studio Extension for SPFx

When running Debug command in Visual Studio on an SPFx project, you may notice a lot of red in the console window: Furthermore, the web page...

#TeperTakeover - Q & A with Jeff Teper

Microsoft Corporate Vice President Jeff Teper took to Twitter on July 10th to answer questions (and share a bit of news). Summarized below are a few...

Live 360! Conference - November 2017

I am very excited to be speaking once again at the Live! 360 conference in Orlando, November 12-17. This event is one of my favorites, bringing...

Developer Preview, Developer Tenant and Developer Sites

I had some confusion when trying to use the SPFx Extensions. With the help of Mike Ammerlaan and Vesa Juvonen, I was set on the correct...

SPFx Extensions - Dev Preview

Go and get it! https://dev.office.com/blogs/announcing-availability-of-sharepoint-framework-extensions-developer-preview...

SharePoint Saturday New York

I am delighted to be chosen to present at SharePoint Saturday in New York! It has been a while since my last visit, and I look...

Visual Studio Extension for SharePoint Framework

The SharePoint Patterns and Practices group released today a Visual Studio extension for the SharePoint Framework. The Visual Studio Extension for SharePoint Framework wraps the command-line...