SharePoint Framework Community Call – 26th of August, 2021

Published Aug 27 2021 01:01 AM 1,875 Views

SharePoint Framework Special Interest Group (SIG) bi-weekly community call recording from August 26th is now available from the Microsoft 365 Community YouTube channel at You can use SharePoint Framework for building solutions for Microsoft Teams and for SharePoint Online.



Call summary:


Updated Community call schedule starting in September.  Join for first weekly Microsoft 365 platform community call on Tuesday, August 31st, 8:00 AM PT.  Updated list of training events - sign up and attend a training event hosted by Sharing is Caring.   Register for PnP Recognition Program.  Pushing out SPFx solutions from partners in SharePoint Store and App Source.  Viva Connections public developer preview – New version of SharePoint Framework v1.13 - Beta.17 out today!  Released this week – React Controls v2.9.0 (SPFx v1.11), v3.3.0 (SPFx v1.12.1), PnPjs Client-Side Libraries v2.8.0.  


Latest project updates include:  (Bold indicates update from previous report 2 weeks ago) 


PnP Project Current version Release/Status
SharePoint Framework (SPFx) v1.12.1 GA, v1.13 Beta Viva.17  
PnPjs Client-Side Libraries v2.8.0

v3.0.0 developments underway

CLI for Microsoft 365 v3.13.0 Preview, v4.0.0 Preview  v4.0.0 to release this fall
Reusable SPFx React Controls

v2.9.0 (SPFx v1.11), v3.3.0 (SPFx v1.12.1)

Reusable SPFx React Property Controls v2.7.0 (SPFx v1.11), v3.2.0 (SPFx v1.12.1)  
PnP SPFx Generator v1.16.0 v1.17.0 on the way
PnP Modern Search v4.3.0 & v3.21.0  


There were 3 PnP SPFx web part samples delivered as well.  Thank you for contributing!  There was a formal demo and an informal sneak peek demo during this call.    The host of this call is Patrick Rodgers (Microsoft) | @mediocrebowler.  Q&A takes place in chat throughout the call.




Thank you everybody for being part of this call, the community, a tweet, a blog post, and the solution to your customer's needs.  





  • Getting started on building Microsoft Viva Connection adaptive card components using SharePoint Framework – overview on how to think about ACEs (Adaptive Card Extensions) – the container control and views (card, quick).   Three scenarios shown with code walk throughs.  1) Adding a deep link to card or quick view with basic properties, 2) Company News card - get information and display it in carousel, and 3) Teams chat – notifications with multiple card views and quick views.


SPFx extension samples:  (


  • No samples

SPFx web part samples:  (


Thank you for your great work.  Samples are often showcased in Demos.    


Agenda items:



  • Demo:  Getting started on building Microsoft Viva Connection adaptive card components using SharePoint Framework – Patrick Rodgers (Microsoft) | @mediocrebowler  16:57

  • Demo:  Sneak Peek - Patrick Rodgers (Microsoft) | @mediocrebowler – 53:51



Additional resources around the covered topics and links from the slides.


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Upcoming calls | Recurrent invites:  (Subject to Updates in September)



PnP SharePoint Framework Special Interest Group bi-weekly calls are targeted at anyone who is interested in the JavaScript-based development towards Microsoft Teams, SharePoint Online, and also on-premises. SIG calls are used for the following objectives.

  • SharePoint Framework engineering update from Microsoft
  • Talk about PnP JavaScript Core libraries
  • Office 365 CLI Updates
  • SPFx reusable controls
  • PnP SPFx Yeoman generator
  • Share code samples and best practices
  • Possible engineering asks for the field - input, feedback, and suggestions
  • Cover any open questions on the client-side development
  • Demonstrate SharePoint Framework in practice in Microsoft Teams or SharePoint context
  • You can download a recurrent invite from Welcome and join the discussion!

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Microsoft 365 PnP team, Microsoft - 27th of August 2021

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