Provisioning SharePoint Lists Using SPFx Solution


Introduction

SharePoint Framework in the recent release provides us with the capability of provisioning SharePoint assets, using configuration files of SharePoint Framework code.


To create SharePoint list, there is a way to add by using list definition files in Visual studio SharePoint project. Likewise, we can add the list definition XML in the elements file and provision the lists, using SharePoint framework project.


In this sample, let us try to create a simple SharePoint list, using SPFx project.


Prerequisite

To setup the development environment, please follow the steps provided by the Microsoft team.