Automatically fill SharePoint Online list fields from an internally hosted API

Parekh, Soham 40 Reputation points
2023-10-20T10:48:32.9166667+00:00

Hi,

I'm interested in customizing a SharePoint Online list entry such that when a user fills one field, the other fields are filled automatically with data from an API hosted internally. How can I achieve this with SharePoint Online?

I'm looking into form customizers, but I'd like to confirm that I'm on the right path, or if there's a better solution.

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  1. RaytheonXie_MSFT 32,156 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor
    2023-10-23T02:30:31.1066667+00:00

    Hi @Parekh, Soham,

    Since you could use spfx extension to reach your requirement, but I would recommend you to use Power app. In this scenario, power app is simpler and more convenient than spfx. You could refer to the following nice article

    https://blog.mydock365.com/how-to-customize-a-sharepoint-list-form-with-powerapps

    Also you could use extension to build form customizer. Extension has a higher degree of freedom and implements more complex functions.


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