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Dynamic Form

This control can dynamically generate SharePoint list or SharePoint document library form and everything controlled through list setting.

How to use this control in your solutions

  • Check that you installed the @pnp/spfx-controls-react dependency. Check out the getting started page for more information about installing the dependency.
  • Import the following modules to your component:
import { DynamicForm } from "@pnp/spfx-controls-react/lib/DynamicForm";
  • Use the DynamicForm control in your code as follows:
          onCancelled={() => { console.log('Cancelled') }}
          onBeforeSubmit={async (listItem) => { return false; }}
          onSubmitError={(listItem, error) => { alert(error.message); }}
          onSubmitted={async (listItemData) => { console.log(listItemData); }}>



The DynamicForm can be configured with the following properties:

Property Type Required Description
context BaseComponentContext yes The context object of the SPFx loaded webpart or customizer.
listId string yes Guid of the list.
listItemId number no list item ID.
contentTypeId string no content type ID
disabled boolean no Allows form to be disabled. Default value is false
disabledFields string[] no InternalName of fields that should be disabled. Default value is false
hiddenFields string[] no InternalName of fields that should be hidden. Default value is false
onListItemLoaded (listItemData: any) => Promise<void> no List item loaded handler. Allows to access list item information after it's loaded.
onBeforeSubmit (listItemData: any) => Promise<boolean> no Before submit handler. Allows to modify the object to be submitted or cancel the submission. To cancel, return true.
onSubmitted (listItemData: any, listItem?: IItem) => void no Method that returns listItem data JSON object and PnPJS list item instance (IItem).
onSubmitError (listItemData: any, error: Error) => void no Handler of submission error.
onCancelled () => void no Handler when form has been cancelled.
returnListItemInstanceOnSubmit boolean no Specifies if onSubmitted event should pass PnPJS list item (IItem) as a second parameter. Default - true
webAbsoluteUrl string no Absolute Web Url of target site (user requires permissions).
fieldOverrides {[columnInternalName: string] : {(fieldProperties: IDynamicFieldProps): React.ReactElement\<IDynamicFieldProps>}} no Key value pair for fields you want to override. Key is the internal field name, value is the function to be called for the custom element to render.
respectEtag boolean no Specifies if the form should respect the ETag of the item. Default - true
validationErrorDialogProps IValidationErrorDialogProps no Specifies validation error dialog properties

Validation Error Dialog Properties IValidationErrorDialogProps

Property Type Required Description
showDialogOnValidationError boolean no Specifies if the dialog should be shown on validation error. Default - false
customTitle string no Specifies a custom title to be shown in the validation dialog. Default - empty
customMessage string no Specifies a custom message to be shown in the validation dialog. Default - empty