SPServices is a jQuery library which abstracts SharePoint's Web Services and makes them easier to use.

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jQuery Code Only Works When Alerts are Active

I posted this to Stack Exchange as well, and I was wondering if some of my fellow SharePoint developers could help me out. This is not a SharePoint direct question, but I am building a site ...
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How to use SPServices search sql query - getting malformed query

I am using the SPServices javascript library to make a search request to sharepoint 2010 search. I am trying this query: queryText = "<QueryPacket xmlns='urn:Microsoft.Search.Query' ...
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Escaping the ampersand '&' in camlQueryOptions using SPServices when getting items from a folder

I've tried escaping the ampersand using <![CDATA[]], html encoded characters but it doesn't return any results. My query looks like CAMLQueryOptions : ...
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SPServices async performance

SpServices does offer the most user friendly piece of code on SharePoint, but if we enable async it still lags behind in performance when compared with the client model, any reasons? Or am I missing ...
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SPServices Set PeoplePicker field in SharePoint 2013

I've seen a LOT of posts about this, and I am sorry to add to them, but I have spent a lot of time going through them and cannot find an answer that is working in my case. My objective is to populate ...
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Add showWaitScreenWithNoClose to SPServices GetListItems

With a button on page which calls the function createListItems() which is added to the page as a link in a CEWP. The function takes 10-25 seconds to complete (get items from one list and add them to ...
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SP services multiple lookup

I've managed to get information from a multiple lookup with the line below, however it returns a single string. I need to compare each item to a known path. i.e. IT, IT/sub1, IT/sub2 etc. so ...
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Get the value of a lookup column and pass to a child display page

Need to get the value of a lookup column and pass it to a child list display in a new page Use SP Services? has this ever been done not finding any info. Thank you
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Getting Recursive items from SharePoint Calendar

Any idea on this below scenario In the case I have an item that starts at 01/01/2014 and ends at 01/01/2025 with a recurrence every Tuesday, the query returns all items from today until today + year. ...
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$().SPServices.SPUpdateMultipleListItems

is it possible to use camlQueryOtions like var camlQueryOptions = "<QueryOptions><Folder>" + searchfolderName + "</Folder></QueryOptions>"; with ...
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SPServices Casade Dropdown List Item Threshold

I am using the SPServices.SPCascadeDropdowns function. The relationship list just recently went over the 5,000 list item threshold limit. I now get this error where my fields used to be: This is a ...
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SP2010 - How to set URL for GetRatingOnUrl method?

I'm trying to get the ratings for a list item in a custom list, using the GetRatingOnUrl method. List is rating enabled. I'm accessing this method via the SPServices jquery library. I'm not sure how ...
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SPServices - GetGroupCollectionFromUser - Limit Scope to Current SP Site

I'm currently using SPServices GetGroupCollectionFromUser to return all the Groups an SP user belongs to and it is working awesome! Would like to know if there is a way to limit the scope of ...
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SPServices SPGetLastItem returns last id for current user

The function SPGetLastItem from SPServices returns last id for items that only the current user has created. I want a function that returns the last id for any user.
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Add new item to child list and refresh the parent form - multiple lookup

I've created a parent list (Vendors) and a child list (software list). There can be multiple vendors for one piece of software. I've created a custom new form with a link which opens up a modal to add ...
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Best approach for a custom workflow

My team will soon be building a workflow for a list in SP2013. The OOB approval workflow provides most of the needed functionality, but we need the approval flow set dynamically based on names ...
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SPServices - GetRolesAndPermissionsForCurrentUser

I have a list where one group of users is not allowed to delete items but they have view and edit permissions. All items in the list contain an attachment. However, users are not allowed to delete the ...
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SPServices - Problems reading from a list on a public site with anonymous access

I'm trying to use SPServices to read from a list, store the data in some arrays and call the data back onto a page when it's needed. This works in the back-end version of our site (where our authors ...
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How to use REST with the search service?

I am currently using SP2010 and spservices to make SOAP requests for search. I am doing this client sided using javascript/jquery . But now I want to use REST and still on client side. This is my SOAP ...
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Missing viewfield column

I'm attempting to use SP services to get some information from a list. Everything seems to be going fine except for one column in the list. The column in question is a drop down selection of choices ...
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Object Expected error in Non Edit Mode only

I have an issue with Javascript errors (Object Expected) in normal mode while it works in Edit mode. Its failing on the last line shown below. $(document).ready(function() { updateListItem(); }); ...
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How to know if content was added to a SharePoint list or folder?

I'm using the GetListItemChangesSinceToken service in order to be notified for changes in a sharepoint list. This works ok for deleted items since the ChangeType return Delete , but for added items, ...