How to / Tips and Tricks

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; ...
Sun, 3 Feb, 2019 at 4:17 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...
Mon, 27 Jan, 2020 at 3:24 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...
Thu, 17 Oct, 2019 at 11:11 AM
Connect ShortPoint with SharePoint global or side navigation (quick launch)
You can connect SharePoint navigation elements to ShortPoint using REST API. ShortPoint connected to Quick Launch (Side Navigation) and Global Navigatio...
Mon, 24 Dec, 2018 at 12:44 PM
Workaround for Showing Occurrences of Recurring Event in ShortPoint Events Element
Problem You have a recurring event in your event list: When you connect above list to Events ShortPoint element, you would not see the recur...
Sun, 13 Oct, 2019 at 3:02 PM
Connect ShortPoint with your Modern SharePoint Site's Organization News
If you are using a Modern SharePoint Site and using the News Post or News Link feature, we have something for you :)  As you can see from the scree...
Thu, 24 Jan, 2019 at 4:17 PM
How to Make a Counter Box Show the Number of Items in a SharePoint List
Tired of counting elements in lists? Leave it to ShortPoint Counter Boxes! With ShortPoint, you can present the number of items stored in a SharePoint list...
Thu, 14 Jun, 2018 at 4:01 PM
How to open Microsoft Office files directly in your office client application (Word, Excel or PowerPoint) from ShortPoint
You have a File list (or any other) ShortPoint connected to files in your document library and you want to launch Microsoft Office client application direct...
Wed, 30 Jan, 2019 at 1:25 PM