What’s New in SPFx 1.8

SharePoint Framework version 1.8 was released in March 2019 and includes a host of new features and capabilities. In this lesson, we’ll explore the changes made in this latest version of SPFx. We’ll upgrade our Dash web part that we worked on throughout the course to utilize all the great features from 1.8, including Microsoft Teams tab support, app page support, and theme variants.

Learn More

  1. SharePoint Framework 1.8 Release Notes
  2. Microsoft Teams App Manifest Template
  3. SharePoint Engineer
  4. Change Page Layout Console Script
  5. Lesson Source Code

Terminal Commands Used in This Lesson

  1. yo @microsoft/sharepoint
  2. rm -rf node_modules
  3. npm install
  4. gulp serve
  5. npm uninstall @microsoft/sp-office-ui-fabric-core --save
  6. npm install office-ui-fabric-react@5.135.0 --save
  7. clear
  8. gulp bundle --ship && gulp package-solution --ship && open sharepoint/solution
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