How to / Tips and Tricks

Map Results function for your Custom REST APIs
If you tried to use the REST API connection type before, you may have noticed that it works with some connections while it does not work with others, that&#...
Mon, 3 Sep, 2018 at 11:49 PM
How to Connect ShortPoint Elements with SharePoint Document Sets
Document Sets are one of the powerful features in SharePoint. They allow you to store a group of documents together as a single SharePoint item. In this art...
Wed, 24 Oct, 2018 at 6:58 PM
How to Increase the Items Limit of Connected ShortPoint Elements
You might be trying to connect a ShortPoint element to a SharePoint library/list, that contains too many items ( more than 30 ), and wondering why you only ...
Tue, 26 Jun, 2018 at 3:23 PM
Showing Wiki Pages Content in ShortPoint Elements using the Connect Feature
With ShortPoint Connect, you have the opportunity to show Wiki Pages content inside a ShortPoint element. For example, here is how displaying your site page...
Wed, 24 Oct, 2018 at 6:42 PM
Link People Search or People in SharePoint Group result to Delve Url
We came across many requests about linking the result of people search to people's Delve URL. This article explains how to achieve it! Step 1: Con...
Fri, 14 Sep, 2018 at 11:35 AM
How to show both Files and Folders of the Document Library in your ShortPoint element
You have a ShortPoint element on the page and you would want to connect it with your document library and show both files and folders in flat structure; ...
Mon, 26 Nov, 2018 at 7:06 PM
Folder inside a Document Library: How to Connect?
Introduction Connecting a ShortPoint element to a SharePoint Document Library is a simple task. But what if you want to connect the element to a folder ins...
Fri, 9 Nov, 2018 at 6:42 PM
How to Connect to Documents and Preview them in the Browser
If you are connecting to a library that contain some Office365 documents (e.g: A Microsoft Word or Microsoft Power Point Document), it will be handy if you ...
Sun, 11 Nov, 2018 at 3:56 PM
Connect ShortPoint with shared hub navigation
You want to create your own Navigation menu and connect it to your Hub site shared global navigation. Step 1: Connect your ShortPoint Element to Sh...
Sun, 25 Nov, 2018 at 2:41 PM
Format date in SharePoint Rest API connection query result
Formatting date in SharePoint API REST query result You are using ShortPoint REST API Connection Type and you would want to format the date returned in a p...
Wed, 12 Dec, 2018 at 10:35 AM