SOAP, originally defined as Simple Object Access Protocol, is a protocol specification for exchanging structured information in the implementation of Web Services in computer networks.

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Transferring files between 2 SharePoints

I need to sync files between 2 SharePoint sites. The 'origin' SharePoint is our internal SharePoint we all use. We have a subsite for each client. The second SharePoint is semi-public/accessible to ...
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Can't get OfficialFile.SubmitFile to work

I'm trying to write a literal SOAP call (I'm integrating from a remote non-windows machine) to submit a file which currently resides in the drop-off library of the site. I created a simple file, ...
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Logging document library downloads with HttpModule

I'm stuck with a problem here that leaves me stupefied. I am writing an HttpModule which examines the URL of all HTTP requests in order to log which users have downloaded each document in a document ...
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How can I upload a file to a Sharepoint Document Library through SOAP web services using Java?

I'm trying to upload a document to a document library using the SP 2010 SOAP copy web service from Java. Any idea how to do this in Java? Here's the code I have so far: String[] destinationUrls = ...
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How effective is locking down _vti_bin

I've come across a roadblock where the maintainer of the Sharepoint installation has restricted access to the _vti_bin folder (i.e. denied for all users). I am using SPservices to access the ...
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Soap + Rest: Trying to understand differences for selecting fields between the two

I'm working on a Java-Application that integrates with SharePoint. The different SharePoint services are currently requested via the SOAP API. I am now working on an abstraction layer to also ...
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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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LiveWriter Post to Blog generates SOAP Exception when post contains images

My company recently moved our wiki, blogs and internal knowledge base to a outsource SharePoint host sherweb.com. I have been using LiveWriter (2011 - 15.4.3555.308) to post my updates to the blog and ...
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Microsoft.SharePoint.SoapServer.SoapServerException on SharePoint 2010 InfoPath

I'm trying to modify my list InfoPath form to connect to a data of a SharePoint Web Service Lists.GetListItems On the part where I'll specify the parameters, I get the following error: Exception of ...
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SoapDataSource SelectURL needs full server name

I'm using a DataFormWebPart with an embedded SoapDataSource. The problem is that SoapDataSource needs to have the full url of the site (http://server/_vti_bin/Myservice.asmx) to work. This makes ...
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SoapClient + PHP + Sharepoint + Getting images from a list OR GetItemsByIds

I am using SoapClient to pull data out of a sharepoint list. If its a normal text field it works fine and gives me the image. I can even attach the image to the individual list elements and link it ...
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HTTP 503 error accessing Sharepoint excelservice.asmx through SOAP

I work for The Smeal College of Business at Penn State. I am doing a project for the Supply chain program and I am creating an excel workbook in Sharepoint that uses a lot of UDF's. I have no problem ...
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How could I know the exact reason behind Check In/Check Out failure?

I am an iOS developer and implementing SharePoint integration in iPhone through one of my application. From the API information I got that there are 3 APIs related to Check In/Check Out/Undo Check Out ...
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how do I know if the specific list is a document library?

when I'm getting all the lists with my Client program from a specific SharePoint server, I'm getting quite a lot of them, but I'd like to present to the user only the Document Libraries. How can I do ...
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Get Data from Published accdb (Access) Database

I am using Access and Sharepoint 2010. I am writing a python script, which periodically reads tables, checks some conditions, and eventually writes e-mail notifications. I do not have permission to ...
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How do I bind JavaScript call to GetQuerySuggestion to SearchBoxEx control

Resolved below Well the title says most of it but here is the background: On the search results page, when you type in the search box it does some soap calls in JavaScript too "GetQuerySuggestion". ...
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Avoid metadata columns in SOAP response

I searched around the internet (and on this stackexchange site), but didnt find any answer. I wrote a small C# application that should retrieve some data via the SOAP webservice of a sharepoint ...
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Anyone know how to upload files into a Sharepoint Library using javascript and the SOAP API in SP 2010?

I am writing custom forms in javascript. I do not have access to visual studio. I need to be able to upload a file into a document library with meta data. I've been playing around with the Copy.asmx ...
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How to call a soap webservice with the “Call HTTP Service” action in a workflow

I'm trying to call this Sharepoint 2013 SOAP WebService from a workflow : https://mysite.sharepoint.com/_vti_bin/Sites.asmx My workflow is hosted on the same sharepoint online farm than the soap WS I ...
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How to call (_vti_bin) SOAP web service in SharePoint Online 2013 from dot net web application

I m trying to hit SP Online asmx web services and update a list item. I have the code below which I m trying to run. /*Declare and initialize a variable for the Lists Web service.*/ ...
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Connect SharePoint List across different site collections

I have a Office 365 account with SharePoint Online. I would like to share on a public site a list hosted at another site collection. I've tried SOAP service following these posts: ...
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Cannot access Sharepoint web part pages from client machines using SOAP connection - (401) Unauthorized error

I desperately need some help on this guys, We have a 'Pages' library where we have saved all our custom web part pages. Now, these pages (aspx) when invoked, connect to a web service that has some ...
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custom web service with SOAP

I have a requirement to be able to pull data from a repeating table on an InfoPath form and put it into a report. I found a solution file on Codeplex that will read the data out of the repeating table ...
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Server not accepting gzip encoding for GET requests

I'm sending different HTTP requests to a SharePoint server, always inserting a header to request compression, but it only works on POST requests to web services, not for GET requests for actual files: ...
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Addattachment by SOAP problem

I am new with sharepoint and I have a problem with uploading files to my site. I am creating Python application communicating with sharepoint by SOAP webservices. I was able to create new List called ...
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SOAP returns DateTime with timezone offset added to minutes

I am using the Ruby gem 'viewpoint/spws' (from a RHEL 6 server) to insert items into a Sharepoint list via SOAP. It seems that the DateTime fields being passed are being incorrectly interpreted by ...
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SharePoint BCS with SOAP web service using custom authentication

I'm very new to using BCS in SharePoint 2010. I'm not really sure how to go about my problem or if it's even possible without coding a custom solution in Visual Studio using .NET. I have a SOAP web ...
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GUIDs vs OBJECTID

I am devising a program that consumes the Sharepoint 2010 SOAP web services. One of the methods uses the Web Search service Query method that retrieves a bunch of results, of which neither are GUIDs. ...
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MSSOAP Uploading very large files to Sharepoint failing. Using Web Services

I am using MSSOAP to upload files to Sharepoint 2010. But any file larger than 130MB failes to upload. I debugged and found that: pSerializer->WriteString(_bstr_t(szTempFile)); fails when the file ...
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Accessing Sharepoint from axis2

I am trying to write my first SOAP client to access a document library(Test1) that I created in my company sharepoint server. So far I have created the Stubs using axis (1.4) and created the main ...
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Usergroup.asmx returns “UNAUTHORIZED” for *some* groups

I am trying to invoke the "GetUserCollectionFromGroup" method of the UserGroup.asmx web service. I am using the "Web Service" function in Nintex Workflow but I am pretty confident that Nintex is not ...
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Add a reuired field to document being stored in a doc library

I'm not at all sure this can even be done, I certainly can't find an example anywhere..... I have a document library of a bunch of internal documents our company uses. I have a CEWP that searches the ...
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Soap, Jquery, Ajax and an Error

Ok, here is what I am trying to do. I have a list on another site. I have successfully connected to the site and pulled in the list as a dropdown using soap, ajax and jquery. However, once I try ...
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Fetch SPList items from another siteCollection - problem with xml

Trying to fetch all list items from a list located in a different site collection and traverse the list items, reading some of their column values. I've taken some code from an example snippet that ...
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GetListItems working with ows_metadata and viewfields

This situation is not far out but is a conundrum... I am using GetListItems to query a SharePoint 2010 list. My restrictions on the list are: return back only a few select fields (on top of the the ...
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Need to take list item count on 2010 based on the selected value

I have a Sample list named as LISTA. In which i have title column, the title column values are Title A b c A b c c I need to take the count of item count of a,b,c. using soap ...
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RemoveUserFromSite failing (500 Internal Server Error)

I've created this function to delete a user from my site collection. function removeUserFromSite(){ userHTML = $('#my_SiteUsers option:selected').text(); //check if default user selected ...
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Access and USE list data across site collections

I have two site collections in SharePoint Online environment (Office 365 dedicated). Site A: https://SharePoint.com/sites/SiteA (Data Source - Read Only Access) Site B: ...
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Error code “-1003”

What does this error mean? I am getting it in response to a SOAP call to GetListItems. There is no description text. I am authenticated and can successfully call this from SPServices(), but not ...
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Best SOAP tools for authenticated site

I'm diving into the SharePoint SOAP WSDLs. I'm going to be writing an frontpage using AJAX for UI to collect some child sites and their underlying lists. This is on an authenticated site and I'm ...
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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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error when calling the GETTERMSETS method using the taxonomyclientservice

do you have any idea about this type of exception "System.Web.Services.Protocols.SoapException: Server was unable to process request. ---> Data at the root level is invalid. Line 1, position 1." I ...
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SP2010 Web Services: GetUserInfo and FBA?

I'm trying to use the SharePoint 2010 SOAP web services to get/update User information, which seems to work OK when the user comes from Active Directory, but not when trying to find a user in Forms ...
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SP2013 SOAP uri scheme not valid

I want to connect to SharePont through SOAP and Claims authentification. When I try my code I got the message: URI scheme 'http' give is not valid ; Scheme 'https' was expected. App.config: ...
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SOAP Web service using SharePoint designer 2010 error

Hi I am using a SOAP Web service with SharePoint designer 2010. I made the data connection(Created the web service). When I open the web service which i created I dont see the parameters. So I am kind ...
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Set Web Part connection via client side code

Is there a way to set up a Web Part connection using client side code? I am open to any client side solution: SOAP services, JSOM, REST, other...
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Android app : SoapObject result of service call is null

I am new to Android and stuck up with something for past couple of days. the code of my main activity is as following package com.example.exenon; import org.ksoap2.SoapEnvelope; import ...
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How to upload a file attachment to a new list item using Sharepoint Online remotely

I need to upload a file to a new list item in Sharepoint Online from a clientapp. The list exists allready, but I create new list items and tried to upload file as attachements. I tried it over CSOM, ...
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SOAP - Remaining free space

Is there any way how to find out how much free space is remaing in the whole Sharepoint site? I need to find it out by SOAP interface. Thank you for your comments.
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Consuming web services with claims-based authentication - SoapServerException

We have an application that periodically pulls data from a SharePoint list and integrates with another application. We've been using it for more than a year without a problem. Recently, however, we ...