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Installation Step 2: Add ShortPoint SPFx to Site Contents in Office 365

You are now on the second step of the ShortPoint installation. This step requires adding ShortPoint SPFx to the Site Contents of the SharePoint Site. Please follow this article to proceed with the installation process.


Before We Begin

Add ShortPoint SPFx to the SharePoint Site Video Tutorial

To see this tutorial in action, you may watch this video tutorial we have prepared for you:

Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: Go to Site Contents

Open the Site contents of the site where you want to install ShortPoint SPFx on. 

Click on the cog wheel in the Suite Bar and choose Site Contents from the drop-down:

Note: We recommend you to install ShortPoint SPFx on the root site of your site collection.

Open the site contents of the SharePoint site

Step 2: Add ShortPoint SPFx

  • Modern experience:

Click (1) New, and from the drop-down, choose (2) App:

Add an App

Under Apps you can add, locate the ShortPoint SPFx and click Add:

Click ShortPoint SPFx (modern experience)

You should then see that the app is Added successfully. To find this app, go back to the Site contents, as the message advise: 

ShortPoint SPFx app added successfully

  • Classic experience:

Click Add an app:

Add the ShortPoint SPFx app

Under Apps you can add, click ShortPoint SPFx:

Click ShortPoint SPFx (classic experience)

After clicking, you will be taken back to Site Contents, and you will see a ShortPoint SPFx dimmed icon appeared on the list. 

Here is how it looks like:

You will see a dimmed SharePoint SPFx app for installation

Step 3: Verification

Verify that ShortPoint SPFx is added to the Site Contents.

After a few minutes before refreshing the page. After refreshing the page, you should be able to see two new items in Site Contents: ShortPoint SPFx and ShortPoint SPFx - Install Now!, like in the screenshot below.

If you see both of the items in Site Contents, it means that you have finished Installation Step 2 successfully. Congrats!

Here is how it will look like in Modern experience:

Modern page installer

And in Classic experience:

Modern page installer

Step 4: Proceed to the last step

There is one more process to do to finish ShortPoint installation on your site. To proceed to this last step, please refer to the support article below:

LAST STEP: Run ShortPoint Installation from Dashboard (Duration: 1 minute)

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