RESTful API webpart

%3CLINGO-SUB%20id%3D%22lingo-sub-1199435%22%20slang%3D%22en-US%22%3ERESTful%20API%20webpart%3C%2FLINGO-SUB%3E%3CLINGO-BODY%20id%3D%22lingo-body-1199435%22%20slang%3D%22en-US%22%3E%3CP%3EDoes%20anyone%20know%20of%20a%20SharePoint%20web%20part%20that%20can%20connect%20to%20external%20APIs%20directly%3F%20Or%20if%20they%20can%20be%20custom-built%2C%20how%20would%20I%20go%20about%20it%3F%3C%2FP%3E%3C%2FLINGO-BODY%3E%3CLINGO-LABS%20id%3D%22lingo-labs-1199435%22%20slang%3D%22en-US%22%3E%3CLINGO-LABEL%3EAPIs%3C%2FLINGO-LABEL%3E%3CLINGO-LABEL%3EDeveloper%3C%2FLINGO-LABEL%3E%3C%2FLINGO-LABS%3E%3CLINGO-SUB%20id%3D%22lingo-sub-1199701%22%20slang%3D%22en-US%22%3ERe%3A%20RESTful%20API%20webpart%3C%2FLINGO-SUB%3E%3CLINGO-BODY%20id%3D%22lingo-body-1199701%22%20slang%3D%22en-US%22%3E%3CP%3E%3CA%20href%3D%22https%3A%2F%2Ftechcommunity.microsoft.com%2Ft5%2Fuser%2Fviewprofilepage%2Fuser-id%2F292517%22%20target%3D%22_blank%22%3E%40timparsons%3C%2FA%3E%26nbsp%3B%3C%2FP%3E%3CP%3E%26nbsp%3B%3C%2FP%3E%3CP%3EHi%20Tim%2C%3C%2FP%3E%3CP%3E%26nbsp%3B%3C%2FP%3E%3CP%3ETHere%20is%20no%20OOB%20Webpart%2Cyou%20need%20to%20do%20a%20custom-built.%3C%2FP%3E%3CP%3E%26nbsp%3B%3C%2FP%3E%3CP%3E%3CA%20href%3D%22https%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DSDjKRfHA1nw%22%20target%3D%22_blank%22%20rel%3D%22nofollow%20noopener%20noreferrer%22%3Ehttps%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DSDjKRfHA1nw%3C%2FA%3E%3C%2FP%3E%3CP%3E%26nbsp%3B%3C%2FP%3E%3CP%3EThere%20are%20a%20lot%20of%20articles%20in%20internet%20which%20is%20used%20to%20invoke%20a%20API%20using%20SPFx.%3C%2FP%3E%3C%2FLINGO-BODY%3E
Contributor

Does anyone know of a SharePoint web part that can connect to external APIs directly? Or if they can be custom-built, how would I go about it?

1 Reply

@timparsons 

 

Hi Tim,

 

THere is no OOB Webpart,you need to do a custom-built.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SDjKRfHA1nw

 

There are a lot of articles in internet which is used to invoke a API using SPFx.

PnP Webcast around how you can call external APIs secured with Azure Active Directory from SharePoint Framework. Webcast details available from http://dev.of...