OData is a standardized protocol for creating and consuming data APIs. OData builds on core protocols like HTTP and commonly accepted methodologies like REST. The result is a uniform way to expose full-featured data APIs.

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External Data Refresh failed - Unable to refresh list data in Excel Web Access WebPart

I have created a PivotChart in Excel workbook that fetches data from a SharePoint list using "OData Data Feed". When refreshing the connection in Excel 2013, the updated data is displayed in ...
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Ajax Odata 400 bad request

I get a 400 Bad Request from this code, hard to debug, what can the problem be? function saveSelectedAnswer(radioValue) { var requestUri = _spPageContextInfo.webAbsoluteUrl + ...
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How to use jQuery and OData to expand multi user field in SharePoint 2013?

I am using jQuery to query a Sharepoint 2013 list and expanding the AssignedTo field (which is a Person or Group field type) in order to get the user id. I was able to get the code working when the ...
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Error while connecting client.svc

I am trying to connect client.svc and getting below error "The server encountered an error processing the request. See server logs for more details." ULS is giving below two error, ...
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Problems adding WCF Data Services to SharePoint 2010

I would like to add a custom OData endpoint to SharePoint 2010. Because of its dependency on .NET 4.0, the Web API OData provider is currently not an option for SharePoint 2010 (based on .NET 3.5). ...
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$inlinecount and $count missing in new OData API?

can anybody verify that in the new OData endpoint of SharePoint 2013 found at /_api/ does not implement the keywords $inlinecount and $count? ListData.svc has it implemented. Example: ...
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REST API filter by month

I would like to filter a datetime field but I only want to filter MONTH var requestUri = "xxxx/getByTitle('Contact')/items?$select=CellPhone,mdate,ddate&$filter= Birthday ge '" + today + "'"; ...
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SharePoint 2013 REST display lookup fields?

I am using SharePoint 2013 REST to show data from my list, one of my field in announce list is AnnouncedBy which is a user packer field or is a lookup field how can I display it or get it using ...
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How can I check files In using OData for SharePoint 2010?

I am uploading files to SharePoint 2010 following the answer here: Uploading files to Document Libraries using the REST API The issue is that all of the files are set as checked out due to some ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - OData Endpoint against External List - Supply Input Parameters

I have an external list in SharePoint 2013 that uses a filter (called idcode, say). I can supply the filter value in the "Modify View" UI of the site and it works as expected, but my ultimate aim ...
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How do I get the List REST method to return the results with the display name and not the internal name

zopv & s2u2 are internal names, but I would like the results to be returned using the display name. FileSystemObjectType: 0 Id: 2 ContentTypeId: "0x010100517BCCBD1C63034A8C1141184DAB12C5" ...
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Unable to Refresh BCS External Data

I am running into a refresh issue with BCS. Whenever I hit the little refresh button in the UI, I am repeatedly getting this error. I am using an OData web service for BCS with WindowsCredentials ...
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How to use SharePoint 2013 REST service to retrieve data from lookup field

I have two lists: 'Company' and 'Customer'. In 'Customer', I have an auto look up field called 'parent'. Then I tried to use Rest to retrieve data from customer like this: ...
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403 Error connecting to ODATA via External Content Type with SharePoint

I have a tenant on SharePoint Online (the new 2013 version). In that tenant, I have a Project Online site collection. Project Online hosts a very nice OData endpoint at ...
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How to do a Filter in a BCS External Data picker

I am using an OData web service with BCS (testing with Northwind) and I would like to define some filters when using the External Data picker. I'd like to be able to have a drop down that then ...
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SharePoint Online List limitations

Is it just me or is it really strange that SSRS 2012 still does not support Claims based authentication or OData connections? Anybody know of plans? Reasons for such a hole in the strategy? Part of a ...
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How to retrieve Listdata from a View via listdata.svc?

I'm using (http://name_of_server/_vti_bin/listdata.svc/Name_of_list) to retrieve data via an ODATA connection. How can I set this up to select only the data displayed on a specific view from the ...
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Can local SQL Server data be made available in SharePoint Online

We have a SharePoint Online account and local data in a SQL Server instance. The data from the SQL Server is available as an OData feed in SharePoint and can be worked with in Excel Power Query. We ...
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SharePoint 2013 Rest API OData Query

I am calling rest uri from jQuery ajax with filter string comparison startswith as below ...
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Expand nested property in one Rest url call

Say you have a Site named https://beyondhard.sharepoint.com/sites/TestPrivate in the SharePoint Online. I tried the url ...
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REST API ItemCount on oData BCS List

I have a list generated from a BCS oData provider and I am attempting to get the number of items in the list so I can generate a $top on my request rather than bring back only the 100 item generic ...
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How to group distinct values from a list using odata rest api

Hi I have a list with two fields "Regions" & "Countries" I am using a rest api to retrieve the list of just regions like so: ...
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Folder creation in Document library using listdata.svc

Do you have any tips how can I create a new folder in a document library using listdata.svc (OData REST interface of SharePoint 2010) from JavaScript? SP creates a new file instead of a folder. I can ...
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Get survey questions via Rest API

I am able to get all the fields in a survey using the web api url : _api/Web/Lists(guid'cecxc8b4-bbvc-472c-ae3f-d648bd0bb025')/Fields How ever I am not able to distinguish questions from the ...
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Can't create list item on Sharepoint Online (Office 365) from localhost

I created sharepoint hosted app in Office 365 and I use localhost HTML files to execute some Odata REST queries (I'm logged into Sharepoint online during execution). Read queries working fine, but ...
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Public facing website with SharePoint 2013

I'm just getting started with Sharepoint and my assignment is to create a public facing website based on Sharepoint 2013. If I get it correctly, the new way of buildning things in 2013 is the app ...
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Need help retrieving site column names using REST service call in SP 2013

I need to retrieve content types and accompanying site column names and fields. Does anyone know how to construct the REST notation to accomplish this? I have tried variations of: /lists/sitecontents ...
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Sharepoint 2010 OData query User Name and Group Name instead of User ID and Group ID

please help, how it is possible to query OData list to retrieve User Name and Group Name instead of User ID and Group ID through Microsoft Data Feed Provider for Power Pivot? What property should be ...
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Expanding columns in lookup fields

Using the SharePoint 2013 REST API, Can I get more than one column from the lookup column by using the $select and $expand endpoints?
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SharePoint 2010 REST URI won't return data for only some lists, why?

When creating lists in SharePoint, do you have to enable the REST service feature per list or something similar? I have one SharePoint list that returns data fine using REST, the URI is loosely as ...
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Retrieving list items from multiple sites via OData with Excel

I want to build a report: with Excel 2013 + PowerPivot Add-In using data from SharePoint Online that should work in Excel Services (so I'm not able to use VB, Power Query, etc.) Report should be ...
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What is difference between SharePoint REST and ODATA?

I have read that SharePoint REST and ODATA provide web services like WCF to fetch list/items, etc. So what is difference between REST and ODATA? Please provide a programmatic example to show the ...
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where are foreign lists and how to query them?

I use REST/JSON to query Sharepoint 2013 where "expand" helps me to retrieve the authors name from a foreign list. .../_api/lists/getbytitle('list1')/items?$select=*,Author/Title&$expand=Author ...
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The field 'Author' of type 'User' cannot be used in the query filter expression

I was making a rest api call with Odata filter author/id. I want to get survey responses of a particular user. ...
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2013 App Scoped External Content Type OData Throttling even though it's disabled

I have a 2013 SharePoint-hosted app that is using an OData External Content Type (inside of the app itself). With smaller amounts of data it works fine, but with larger results the OData calls are ...
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SharePoint 2013 and anonymous access problem

We run into following problem: We have application, that makes authenticated calls to sharepoint 2013 REST services (PUT and GET). Everything works well, when anonymous access is turned off. But we ...
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Using $expand with BCS External List via REST call

Is it possible to use the $expand odata keyword to expand a child (associated) entity from BCS within an external list using the REST API. Eg to get the country name from querying the customers list ...
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How do I query the OData/REST API in 2013 effectively using JavaScript?

I want to use the improved OData/REST API in Sharepoint 2013 but it's hard to find good examples. As I see it, the OData-endpoint is of little use without a dedicated OData client library. With plain ...
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Item-level security possible with OData external content type?

I've created an External Content Type which uses an OData service as it source, and I created a content source in the Search Service Application in order to crawl this data. This works fine. However, ...
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OData query in SPD workflow HTTP GET request

I'm building a 2013 workflow that uses an OData query in an HTTP GET request that is intended to return a list of items with titles that begin with a certain string (which has previously been recorded ...
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SharepointOnlineCredentials not working in an app

I want to authenticate against sharepoint online site using SharepointOnlineCredentials class. Below code works fine in a console application. But the same code is generating error when written in wcf ...
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Paging using REST/OData with SP 2013

I'm trying to do paging on a document library (also trying this on a list) with SP 2013 using REST/OData but I can't seem to get the skipping of items working. Here are some examples of URLs that I'm ...
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REST/OData SharePoint 2013 Security

I wanted to know is ODATA API is secure from injection. I am asking this question as I am using ODATA extensively on my Internet facing website. Kindly give me experience answer and also give me some ...
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How do I update a list item using REST and Data.js?

I want to write a simple SP hosted app that edits a single list item in a list in the app web. Getting the list item collection is fine. Then I want to pass the result to a function that changes the ...
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how to pares search api odata json result in C#

i'm using that search query string siteUrl = "<site>"; string queryText ="Path:\"pathTosearch/*\" IsDocument:1"; string rowlimit = "10"; string sortExpression = "Write:descending"; ...
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BCS create an item returns: The remote server returned an error: (500) Internal Server Error

I am using a SAP web service and I am using BCS to get the external data. However, when I try to create a new item via code I get this error: Stack trace: The remote server returned an error: (500) ...
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Return a Single Entity from SharePoint OData Service

I've created a custom OData service in SharePoint 2010 to return a list of entities representing subsites, however I'd also like to be able to return the root. To this end, I've created a function to ...
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SPO CSOM Development without installing SharePoint 2013 on my Development Client or even On-Prem

We have this simple requirement. Using Data in an existing SharePoint Custom List on SPO 2013. We need to develop a simple wildcard/partial string search across mutiple columns and display matching ...
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How can I filter a list with ODATA for Person or Group Field?

I recently start working with ODATA in SharePoint 2013 and I have a list with the following fields: Employee : Person or Group ChildName : Text Let's say, I want to get all children of "Ray", How ...
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How can I filter based on Choice fields when using ListData.svc in SharePoint 2010?

I have a list that I'm trying to query using ListData.svc. I am trying to pull back records within a date range and with a particular value from a Choice field checked. If I use Lists.asmx, I can ...