Before we begin


Step 1: Go to Central Administration


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



Step 2: Go to Manage App Catalog

Navigate to Manage App Catalog page

From your Central Administration, Click on Apps -> Manage App Catalog


 


Step 3: Open app catalog

Click on the App Catalog Url



Step 4: Go to Apps for SharePoint library

In the next screen, on the side menu, choose Apps for SharePoint.





Step 5: Download latest version of ShortPoint SPFx


  1. Download the latest version of ShortPoint SPFx
  2. Extract the file ShortPoint-SPFx_XXXX.zip
  3. You will find after extracting the file: shortpoint-spfx.sppkg
  4. Upload shortpoint-spfx.sppkg as described in the following step:

Step 6: Upload ShortPoint SPFx to App Catalog


You should see the existing ShortPoint SPFx app. Click Upload:



In the pop-up, click Choose Files:





Click OK in the pop-up window:


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

Press Deploy. This will enable ShortPoint to download the latest files from our global CDN d2zzvnmppezkx.cloudfront.net:





After this step is completed, you will see a message on the top highlighted with green, indicated that the upload is completed successfully.



Important: You should see that ShortPoint SPFx is Deployed




References:

Use the App Catalog to make custom business apps available for your SharePoint Online environment



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