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Working with Likes & Replies in SharePoint REST API

Recently, while working on a webpart that mimicked functionality provided for SharePoint News Articles, I came across several issues where solutions were either barely documented or non-existent. After several hours of Googling, troubleshooting, reverse engineering, and guessing I found discovered various obscure solutions to all my problems.

Problem #1: Replying to pre-existing comments on News Articles

Problem #2: Liking an article

Problem #3: Liking comments/replies

 

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Can Microsoft Teams replace your SharePoint Intranet?

Short answer…Absolutely Not.

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WFH Series: 2020 is the Best Year of Innovation Yet.

I’m sitting here this weekend, watching virtual NASCAR.  First of all, please understand that we are not a NASCAR family, we are a sports family (football, basketball, lacrosse…doesn’t matter). However, it’s been weeks since live sports have been available on tv and so here we are.  My teenage boys are marveling at how cool the virtual NASCAR race is – you can see them race, much like you would watch a video game. They still wreck and have issues, so it’s pretty realistic to watch AND you’re getting the behind the scenes. You get to hear every word they say and let me tell you, their driving setup is pretty darn cool, it looks like the inside of their real car.  Typically, you can’t really see the drivers and their intense focus hidden inside their helmets, so that has also added a whole new element to the race too!

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