The REST (Representational State Transfer) interface in Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010 provides access to lists and libraries as a relational data service. A core concept of any RESTful interface is the resource, and in SharePoint Foundation, lists and items are represented as HTTP resources ...

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Getting column information from a sharepoint 2010 list

I'm trying to figure out how i can get information about a column in a Sharepoint List, like what type of column it is (single line, number, date etc...) and whatever additional column info that ...
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I cannot get “orderby” to work in SPS 2010 listdata.svc REST query

I can get the return list from this query, but if i add the orderby syntax, it just ignores it (no error, just doesn't sort the return set). ...
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ListData.svc with complex filters, Internet Explorer, 400 Bad HTTP request,

I have a problem understanding how ListData.svc can be debugged using IE8 and IE9. I have a URL that looks like this: ...
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Why not use Sharepoint 2013 as just a backend for REST / CSOM clients?

This might sound a bit extreme, but now that REST / CSOM API's are more fully featured, why not just write web apps in whatever framework you're comfortable with and utilize the REST / CSOM API's ...
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Consuming On-Prem SQL Data from SharePoint 2013 Online (Office 365)

At a high level, What's the recommended Development model if we want to consume local (On-Prem) SQL data from Office 365 SharePoint 2013 Cloud application? Say we have a custom SharePoint List Form ...
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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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How to perform rowcount with a web service in Sharepoint 2010

Pagination loses some of it's luster with no knowledge of the total number of results. Is it possible to perform a "row count" with either REST or SOAP (getListItems) without getting back all of the ...
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How to update title of Sharepoint web using REST in c#

I want to know how to update title of Sharepoint web using REST. I have used REST to view the title but not sure how to update the title. I can view the title by exploring ...
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sharepoint 2013 rest api upload image

I want to upload image or create image in Sharepoint 2013 document library using rest api (Javascript) my code to get bite array from input type file element is var reader = new FileReader(); ...
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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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Invalid issuer or signature error in autohosted app - SharePoint 2013

I'm creating my first app for SharePoint 2013. I follow this MSDN article, that explains how to create autohosted app. This piece of code I took from the article and didn't change anything in it. ...
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How to create a folder in SharePoint 2010 document library using REST or HTTP methods

I am using Java to make calls to the SharePoint REST Interface to get list items of a document library and HTTP methods to upload documents to SharePoint. But, I am having a difficult time trying to ...
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SP 2010 REST $filter column

I'm trying to filter a list using the REST service. The column im trying to filter is the default column "Modified". My problem is: I can get all itens created today, but not only the items created ...
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Using the value from a lookup column, obtained with REST, as a dataview parameter

I was wondering if you could help me with something. I have a list called Site Configuration. One of the columns is called Package Level (Package_x0020_Level) and is a lookup that looks at the ...
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Which one is strongly typed the SharePoint Client Object Model or REST

I was researching about the SharePoint Client Object Model and REST but I am confused which one is strongly typed.
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Consume a WCF REST Service with webHttpBinding in Sharepoint 2010 WebPart

I have developed a custom WCF REST service with webHttpBinding in VS2010 and trying to consume in SharePoint 2010 WebPart developed in VS2010. I don't know how to do the settings. Please help! Please ...
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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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Windows Phone 8 with Sharepoint 2010 Connectivity

How we connect Windows Phone 8 to Sharepoint 2010 and get list data using web services I found connectivity for Windows phone 7 with Sharepoint 2010 but not found with windows phone 8.Is it same for ...
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SharePoint 2013 APIs for anonymous and/or mobile access

In SharePoint 2013 (Preview), does any of the APIs (csom, REST, etc.) work with anonymous access? With mobile access? I haven't found any reference to this in the documentation. I did a quick test ...
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Help with parameters, REST and listdata.svc

I'm calling listdata.svc a few times with different URL's depending in what is selected, I have some issues with the parameters/filters. First URL: var listUrl = siteUrl + ...
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How to get PublishingRollupImage for page in Page library with REST and jQuery?

I have a repeater in a user control and I databind it in code behind like so: var items = list.Items.Cast<SPListItem>() .OrderByDescending(a => ...
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REST services - Flag to force PUT and POST to return the record instead of nothing?

I'm updating a record in a list via a PUT to the '_vti_bin/listdata.svc' service. When I initially POST the data, I get the list item I posted back from SharePoint, with a timestamp, etc. When I PUT ...
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REST service $filter Date column

Using the REST services, I'm trying to filter by the Created column, which is a Date data type. When trying to $filter on that column, I passed in the same date format that comes back in the JSON ...
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Custom Rest Service in Sharepoint 2010

I'm currently developing a custom wcf rest webservice on sharepoint 2010, but I keep getting the message Endpoint not configured Im deploying the webservice on a _ISAPI solution folder. Here's the ...
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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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Retrieving a lookup Value from a List using jquery and REST

I would like to get the lookup Value from a List item depending on it's Title. My List is set up similar to the following example: ColumnA : a | b | c lookupB : 1 | 1 | 2 The jquery: function ...
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Deleting a SharePoint User Profile remotely

Can anyone tell me how to delete a SharePoint user profile remotely? I don't see a way to do this using SharePoint Web Services or User Profile Services. The following code works fine when run on ...
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Phone-Gap Claims Authentication against SharePoint in Office365 fails, probably because of HTTPOnly flag in cookie

I am coding an application using Phone Gap to connect to a Sharepoint in Office365. I need to use the REST services in Sharepoint Office 365 to add items to a list, but before that I need to ...
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Accessing list data from another site collection or web application using REST services?

I have a list (Links template) of URLs that is on a site collection and I was wondering if it is possible to include this list as a jQuery megamenu on another site - ideally another web application on ...
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REST API Filter by multilookup property

Having an Activities list with a column called Engineer of type lookup that allow multiple values. How to build a call to listdata.svc in order to get only activities that are asigned to an Engineer ...
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Order field not available in a ListData.svc query

I want to query a links list using ListData.svc and have this ordered, using the query string $orderby, by Sharepoint's own internal order field. By internal order field I specifically mean the field ...
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Creating new items containing lookup field with listdata.svc and json

I'm calling listdata.svc with xmlhttprequest and POST to pass json. The new item is being created, but a new item is being created on the lookup list when I do, even though I am passing an existing ...
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Rules for Transforming List Column Names into XML Element Names

I am using the ListData.svc service to pull data from several lists. Many of the column names have punctuation and spaces, so their names are transformed as they're rendered as Atom in the ListData ...
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Using REST for a DVWP DataSource with Office365

I'm trying to use the REST services (ListData.svc) to retrieve items from a list in a very simple test with Office365. I can't seem to get the connection to work without adding my credentials to the ...
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Use REST to sum a column?

I want to retrieve items from a SharePoint list using REST, and then sum one of the columns. I'm brand new to REST, and didn't see a way to do this on MSDN. Is it possible to sum a column in a REST ...
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How to identify change to the “Modified By”, “Created By” , “CheckOutTo” column title through REST API

I am an iOS developer. In one of my application, I need to make modified by, created by and checkoutto user's information along with the document/list item information from SharePoint server through ...
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How do I call SharePoint 2010 REST API from C# if that site has claims based auth?

For example, this site is secured via Claims Auth (It has both FBA and Windows Auth). My guess my issue is security. I ultimately want to use the credentials that my IIS app pool is running under. ...
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Uploading files to Document Libraries using the REST API

I see that the OM API can do it, but is there any way to use the REST API to upload files (word docs and PDF's) to a document library, and update the data items as well. I want to use Java to do this, ...
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REST: unable to retrieve lookup data from top level

At the top level of my site collection, I have created a list called "Markets", and a site column called "Market", defined as a lookup to the Markets list. In a subsite of this same site collection, ...
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How to avoid _metadata in a REST response (listData.svc)

I am pulling data from a SharePoint list with listData.svc, and _metadata represent more than half of the response content. Is there a way to return list fields only, without the metadata? Below an ...
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How to get lookup value only via REST (listdata.svc)

I am trying to retrieve a list of items including lookup fields via listdata.svc. My lookup points to a list of companies which has the following fields: Title, Address, Phone. By default, listdata ...
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Sharepoint Online and custom BDC models

Hello I hope somebody can help. I need to access an external timesheet from Sharepoint Online. The Timesheet site uses a REST api to provide the data, not a WCF or traditional ASPX webservice. So ...