How to / Tips and Tricks

How to map Document / File Type Icon when using SharePoint document library REST API
Many time you come across requirement when you want to use File Type field in-order to inform ShortPoint about Document Type so it can process the icon: ...
Thu, 31 Jan, 2019 at 3:00 PM
Modify URL Parameters Function for your REST API connection
If you tried to use the REST API connection type before, you may have noticed that it allows you to input a REST API URL or one will be selected if you s...
Wed, 19 Jun, 2019 at 10:08 PM
Connect ShortPoint with external business systems
Many time you want to connect ShortPoint element with External LOB applications such as Oracle, External SQL Server, Salesforce, SAP and many more. Here we ...
Wed, 20 Mar, 2019 at 12:17 PM
Modify the URL Path Function for your REST API connection
If you tried to use the REST API connection type before, you may have noticed that it allows you to input a REST API URL or one will be selected if you sele...
Tue, 19 Mar, 2019 at 10:21 PM
How to Show All Occurrences of a Recurring Event in ShortPoint Events Element
Prerequisites You have ShortPoint version 6.5.x.x or later. (if you use lower version read the article Workaround for showing occurrences of recurring ...
Wed, 24 Jul, 2019 at 2:42 PM
How to Add HTTP Header to Rest API or Web Service Connection Type
Problem To work with some endpoint, sometimes we need to pass additional information to requests such as authorization information, cache control inform...
Tue, 5 Nov, 2019 at 12:19 PM
Connect with Delve Profile URL and Profile Picture
About You can now map Delve profile URL and Delve picture using ShortPoint. When you connect a ShortPoint design element using one of the below listed ...
Tue, 12 Nov, 2019 at 2:08 AM
How to Connect ShortPoint to Secure Web Services (XML-based)
Introduction To connect to Secure Web Services endpoints, we need to be authenticated to request data from the server. So we need to add authorization info...
Wed, 6 Nov, 2019 at 3:29 PM
How to Set Icons Dynamically from a SharePoint List
If you would like to set the icons dynamically connected from a SharePoint list, please follow these steps from article. What we are going to achieve: ...
Mon, 2 Dec, 2019 at 3:38 PM
Connecting to Link Items from Document Library
After reading this article, you will learn how to Connect your ShortPoint elements to Document Libraries and map item properties including links behind Link...
Tue, 18 Feb, 2020 at 10:00 AM