Convert a Hub Site Application item into a Hub Site, fetching any additional information that may be required

  • convertItemToSite(item: IItem, requestOptions: IRequestOptions) : Promise<IHubSite>


Parameter Type Default Notes
item Required IItem
requestOptions Required IRequestOptions

Available requestOptions

Property Type Notes


Property Type Notes
clientId string

oAuth Client Id for the Site

contentViews Record<stringany>

Content Views settings

customHostname string

Custom Domain Name

defaultExtent IExtent

Default extent used when loading maps on the site

defaultHostname string

Full hostname Looks like<subdomain>-<org-key>

feeds Record<stringany>

Feed configurations

headerSass string

Header CSS

legacyCapabilities string[]

Legacy capabilities

legacyTeams string[]

Legacy teams - list of ids

map Record<stringany>

Default map configuration for the site

pages Array<{

Array of minimal page objects

subdomain string

Subdomain of the site Will be prepended to <org-key>

telemetry Record<stringany>

Site Telemetry Settings

theme Record<stringany>

Site Theme as json

canDelete Inherited boolean

Can current user delete the entity Derived from item.itemControl = "admin"

canEdit Inherited boolean

Can current user edit the entity Derived from item.itemControl = "admin" | "update"

catalog Inherited IHubCatalog


createdDate Inherited Date

Date the entity was created

createdDateSource Inherited string

Source of the creation date as a property path e.q item.created

id Inherited string

Id of the entity as a string

itemControl Inherited string

Platform derived based on current user's access to the entity if defined, it means the user can edit the entity

name Inherited string

Name of the Entity For Entities backed by items, this is typically the title

orgUrlKey Inherited string

Organization urlKey used to construct the slug

owner Inherited string

Username of the owner of the item

schemaVersion Inherited number

Current schema version. Used to determine what if any schema migrations should be applied when the item is loaded

tags Inherited string[]

User configurable tags

type Inherited string

For Item backed results, this will be item.type Otherwise it will be "Group", "User", "Event" etc

updatedDate Inherited Date

Date when the entity was last updated Depending on the entity, this could be derived in many different ways

updatedDateSource Inherited string

Source of the updated date

createVersion Inherited
deleteVersion Inherited
getVersion Inherited
searchVersions Inherited
updateVersion Inherited
updateVersionMetadata Inherited
access Optional Inherited AccessLevel

Access level of the item ("private" | "org" | "public")

boundary Optional Inherited IHubGeography

boundary will default to the item extent but can be overwritten by enrichments from the Hub API (inline) or fetched from a location such as /resources/boundary.json

categories Optional Inherited string[]

Parsed item categories (see parseItemCategories)

culture Optional Inherited string

Culture code of the content i.e. en-us

description Optional Inherited string

Description for the item

extent Optional Inherited number[][]

Extent of the Entity

features Optional Inherited IFeatureFlags

We need a means to enable / disable the "feature/capability" represented by a permission for an entity. e.g. we want to disable events for a site, so we have hub:site:events: false

followersGroupId Optional Inherited string

followers group id

isDiscussable Optional Inherited boolean

If the item has discussions enabled

layout Optional Inherited IHubLayout

Layout property

location Optional Inherited IHubLocation

The location of the Entity

orgId Optional Inherited string

The orgId of the Entity, if available

permissions Optional Inherited IEntityPermissionPolicy[]

Array of permission policies that apply to the entity Only permissions with `entity

protected Optional Inherited boolean

Is the item protected?

slug Optional Inherited string

Slug that can be used to lookup an entity by something other than it's id

source Optional Inherited string

Source of the entity. Exact logic for this tbd, but the intent is to allow the result to be attributed to something other than "owner"

summary Optional Inherited string

Sanitized summary derived from item.snippet, item.description, group.description, user.description, event.description etc

thumbnail Optional Inherited string

Thumbnail (read-only)

thumbnailUrl Optional Inherited string

TODO: Deprecate this in favor of IHubEntityBase.links.thumbnail Thumbnail Url (read-only)

typeKeywords Optional Inherited string[]

System configurable typekeywords

url Optional Inherited string

TODO: change this property to store item.url. Store the canonical url in IHubEntityBase.links.self instead.

view Optional Inherited IWithViewSettings

Project display properties

Function defined in common/src/sites/HubSites.ts:453