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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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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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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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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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 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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SharePoint SOAP services, WSDL lacks schema definition

Fetching the WSDL from my SharePoint 2010 server, it appears that in the WSDL definitions the schemas lack any substance on the type of the returns. Here would be an example: <s:element ...
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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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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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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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Error while creating list item via SOAP-UI

I am trying to add new item to list, this is request <soap:Envelope xmlns:soap="http://www.w3.org/2003/05/soap-envelope" xmlns:soap1="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/soap/"> ...
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Populate a list with wsdl data

I need to achieve this: a SharePoint page (form) with 2 fields, firstname and lastname connect to a wsdl and get info for parameters firstname and lastname on the same SharePoint page, show the ...
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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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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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SharePoint 2013 SOAP Request with GetItems fails with NullReferenceException

I'm pretty lost here. I've inherited legacy code which uses SOAP to fetch SharePoint content. One method posts a SOAP request against SharePoint to get the HasUniqueRoleAssignments property of list ...
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Can I query ContentItems using tags in Sharepoint 2010 API?

I am experimenting with SharePoint 2010 REST Interface and SharePoint 2010 Web Services to retrieve content based on certain Tags. Is there a way to retrieve content based on social tags in ...
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Get documents and folders in SharePoint 2010 list's ROOT folder with REST

There is a question about getting files/folders in some SharePoint folder. There is advice to filter list items by parent folder path. But how can I list files/folders in the List itself? With REST I ...
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Data Source file cannot be saved Soap Service Connection

I am trying to Get List Items using SharePoint Designer 2013 Soap Service Data Source. I have entered Service description as https://sitesurl/_vti_bin/lists.asmx?WSDL listName ...
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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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ows_EncodedAbsUrl results in 404 Not Found

I'm querying SharePoint 2010 SOAP services using GetListItems. My understanding is that the URL for each item should be ows_EncodedAbsUrl. For regular lists of baseType=0, the URLs that come back ...
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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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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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Retrieve Data from Sharepoint List

I'm trying to get Data from SP List via SOAP. It works for standard columns like "ows_Modified". But if I try to get Data from Column I created (example: "DogNames") in the SP List by myself, it ...
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DestinationInvalid on CopyIntoItems Copy webservice

When I'm uploading a file to SharePoint 2010 using soap webservice, I'm getting a Error Code like Destination Invalid My Request: <soapenv:Envelope ...
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How to update the “MajorVersionLimit” property using SOAP or REST API?

I'm working on a tool that will help my team in creating large numbers of libraries on a given site. Unfortunately, I can use only SOAP/REST interface to perform needed actions. I developed a simple ...
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Rename file with SOAP in SharePoint 2010

I use SOAP in native C++ application - no C#, no Java Script. When renaming list item (including file) via REST, it's possible to alter Name field. But in case of using SOAP Lists.asmx UpdateListItems ...
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GetListItems /_vti_bin/Lists.asmx

I need to get a item by a giver url. (SP2010) I am using the Lists.asmx web services. (I can not run code on sharepoint machine). I tried this: SPWSList.Lists queryListService = new ...
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Could Not Establish trust relationship for the SSL/TLS secure channel Sharepoint Web services

I am trying to updateList items into a sharepoint list from the xml document stored in my shared drive in remote server. To make that work i wrote down a Powershell Script that utilizes Sharepoint ...
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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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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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Filter Data View with SOAP Query as Source

I am creating a printable company directory. I have a SOAP Service query that pulls everyone's data from the search service. The query returns all the results I want. I have enabled the "Sort & ...
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Prevent SharePoint from sending emails when changing elements via API

I'm about to remove attachments in around 10k list items via SOAP API, how do I prevent email notifications about this?
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How To Get All Site Users in Sharepoint using Soap Services

I am Using SOAP Service to Get SharePoint Data. Now I want To Get All Site Users details. How Can I get It?
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unable to use getElementsByTagNameNS with a JavaScript SOAP 1.2 call to lists.asmx

For reasons I do not understand, even though the call is successful and I get data back, I cannot retrieve nodes using getElementsByTagNameNS on xhr.responseXML when using SOAP 1.2 calls. Hopefully ...
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Soap errors when I update and InfoPath form to Sharepoint 2013

Since we migrated to SharePoint 2013 from SharePoint 2010, every time we need to update an InfoPath Form we get the below error message. Can anyone help with this. The SOAP response indicates that ...
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SharePoint 2010 Anonymous using SOAP 1.2 always leads to login prompt

SharePoint server has Anonymous Access configured, everything is working fine. But when I try to connect from SOAP 1.2 client it asks for credentials (401 Forbidden), moreover it asks for NTLM ...
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How to add SharePoint 2010 Lists.asmx as a reference to Visual Studio 2013 project?

I am doing the following steps: Add Service Reference Advanced Add Web Reference Enter URL and hit Go (I have tried this "https://spsite/_vti_bin/Lists.asmx?wsdl" and this ...
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webservice does not return data from sharepoint list

I have a WCF REST SOAP web service. whenever I try to call the service using console application. I get this error message: An unhandled exception of type ...
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Using Authentication.asmx Login gives HTTP 500 error

I try to login to SharePoint 2010 via Authentication.asmx service from native C++ application and get HTTP 500 response.I saw HTTP 500 before in case of malformed SOAP request but what's wrong with it ...
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HTTP 403 Forbidden on SOAP calls

When I do some calls to SOAP services to SharePoint 2010 site (e.g. CopyIntoItemsLocal from Copy.asmx or CheckInFile from Lists.asmx) I get HTTP 403 Forbidden. I suspect this is somehow requires ...
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Soap problem with linked list - infopath

When I tried to migrate a list with some list wchich are connected migration works great, but when I tried to connect another list with migrated list, and I tried use existing list it give me SOAP ...
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Word document info panel SOAP Query and other errors!

Really pulling my hair out to fix this problem in my app. I just cannot get the information document panel associated with a content type to show properly in Word. I have: - a Document library in my ...
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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 ...