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PnP Webcast – SharePoint Framework Modern Search Web Part

In this PnP Webcast, we concentrated on an awesome community based open-source solution which provides you extensibility around search experiences. This solution is a set of SharePoint Framework client-side web parts and extensions, which enables to build customized search experiences in similar ways as in classic SharePoint with core results web part and other related on web parts.

This is really a great open-source sample solution which enables really great scenarios for end users and also demonstrates the capabilities of the SharePoint Framework.

The presentation covers the following discussion points:

  • Introduction to Modern Search Web Part
  • Available features and capabilities
  • Where to get the web part and related assets

Webcast demo shows the following things:

  • How to take advantage of the web parts in the solution
  • Configuration options exposed by the web part(s)
  • How to create render templates used in the web part
  • How to connect search box web part with the search results web part to mimic classic search experience
  • How to use custom renderers which extend the web parts with additional customizations

Webcast presenters: Franck Cornu (aequos), Tarald Gåsbakk (Puzzlepart), Vesa Juvonen (Microsoft)

The presentation used in this webcast is available from the  SharePoint PnP OneDrive account.

Video on YouTube.

Additional resources

See the following resources on the covered topics.

What is SharePoint Patterns & Practices (PnP) webcast series?

SharePoint / Office Dev Patterns and Practices

SharePoint Patterns & Practices (PnP) webcast series covers different patterns, practices, and topics around development with Office 365 and SharePoint. The majority of the topics are valid for Office 365 and SharePoint on-premises. All webcasts are published at the PnP YouTube channel with additional references to the existing materials.

PnP is a community-driven open source initiative where Microsoft and external community members are sharing their learning’s around implementation practices for Office 365 and SharePoint on-premises (SharePoint Framework and add-in model). Active development and contributions happen in our GitHub repositories. Latest activities and future plans are covered in our monthly community calls which are open to anyone from the community. More details on community calls and open-source projects are available from

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SharePoint Team, Microsoft – 4th of March 2019