Updating Legacy SharePoint Customizations
SharePoint Framework is the preferred and supported way to develop modern customizations for SharePoint. This course will teach you how to migrate common legacy customizations such as Script Editor web parts to leverage SharePoint Framework.
What you'll learn
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Before beginning this course, you should be familiar with the SharePoint Framework, including how to set up a local development environment, as well as how to create new SharePoint Framework solutions and deploy them via the app catalog
The SharePoint Framework (SPFx) is a page and web part model that provides full support for client-side SharePoint development, easy integration with SharePoint data, and extending Microsoft Teams.
SharePoint has a similar user interface to Office 365 and is known for its ease of use and great user experience. Some of the benefits of using Sharepoint include its built-in multi-purpose functionality, centralized administration, document management and collaboration, and integration with your existing apps. Other benefits of Sharepoint are customizability, enhanced security and site consolidation.
According to Microsoft, SharePoint is used by 78% of Fortune 500 companies. Between 2006 and 2011, Microsoft sold over 36.5 million user licenses.
Open SharePoint central administration, then from the System Settings click on Manage servers in this farm. In the Manage servers in this farm, you will then be able to see the version details as shown in the fig below. The latest version, and all previous versions, of the SharePoint Framework are hosted and available in SharePoint Online.