SharePoint Cheat Sheet


Products and Utilities



VS Code Extensions

  • SPGo

Communications Site

  • Design
    • Site Scripts
    • Themes
  • Configuration
    • Hub Sites
    • MegaMenu
  • Custom Development
    • Header
    • Footer
    • SPFx WebParts

Modern Team Site

Classic SharePoint

  • Tools
    • SharePoint Designer

SharePoint Server

Service Applications

Service NameDeployedRequiredNotes
Application Discovery and Load Balancer Service ApplicationDefault on Farm creationYes
Security Token Service ApplicationDefault on Farm creationYes
Search Service ApplicationManual (UI/PowerShell)Optional
Search Administration Web Service for Search Service ApplicationAuto with Search ServiceOptional
Usage and Health Data Collection Service ApplicationState Service Application Manual (UI/PowerShell)Optional
User Profile Service Application Manual (UI/PowerShell)Optional

Service Accounts

SQL Service

SQL Management Plan

SharePoint Server Infrastructure

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