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Installation Step 1: Upload ShortPoint SPFx to App Catalog (SharePoint 2019)

This is the first step of the ShortPoint SPFx installation for SharePoint 2019. This article will walk you through how to upload ShortPoint SPFx to your App Catalog.


Before we begin

This article is for SharePoint 2019 Farm Server. Make sure you have completed the following steps for your Web Application before you proceed with this article:

Step-by-Step Tutorial

Step 1: Go to Central Administration

From your SharePoint 2019 Farm Server, open SharePoint 2019 Central Administration

SharePoint 2019 Central Administration

Step 2: Go to Manage App Catalog

On the Central Administration page, select Apps from the side panel. 

Apps button

Under App Management, click Manage App Catalog.

Manage App Catalog button

Step 3: Open App Catalog

Click the link under Site URL.

Site URL

You will be redirected to your App Catalog.

App Catalog

Step 4: Go to Apps for SharePoint library

On your App Catalog page, select Apps for SharePoint from the side menu.

Apps for SharePoint

Step 5: Download the latest version of ShortPoint SPFx

  1. Download the latest version of ShortPoint SPFx
  2. Extract the file
  3. After extracting, you will find the shortpoint-spfx.sppkg file.
  4. Upload shortpoint-spfx.sppkg as described in the next step. 

Step 6: Upload ShortPoint SPFx to App Catalog

On the Apps for SharePoint page, click New. 

New button

A pop-up window will appear. Click Choose Files:

Choose files button

Look for the shortpoint-spfx.sppkg file you extracted earlier and click Open.

shortpoint-spfx.sppkg file

Then, click OK.

OK button

After the upload is completed successfully, you will be prompted to deploy the solution. Click Deploy

Deploy button

You will then see a message indicating that the upload was completed successfully. 

Upload completed

Step 7: Verify if ShortPoint SPFx was deployed successfully

To check if ShortPoint SPFx was deployed successfully, look at the Deployed column. Make sure that you see Yes under it to confirm deployment success. 

Yes under deployed column

That's it! You have now uploaded ShortPoint SPFx to your App Catalog. Now, you can proceed to Add ShortPoint SPFx to a SharePoint Site.

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