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

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How To Display A List Of Contacts In A Grid

I have a contacts list in SharePoint. In that list there are a few columns like Firstname, Surname, email etc. There is also an image URL. I would like to bring all of the information in a Contact ...
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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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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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Content Editor Jquery working in Firefox not in IE

I'm trying to display an image, content and a link to open new list item dialog box. This is working in Firefox, but in IE it gives the error "wrong number of arguments or invalid property ...
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How to filter by only pdf files in querypacket?

In a query packet used in SPServices to do searches on Sharepoint 2010 using jquery, I want to filter the results to only .pdf documents. How can I do that? The below shows all types of files... ...
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Possible problem with linked lists and limits of the Lookupfield in SharePoint 2013

I have set up a Parent/Child linked list, each parent item can have multiple different child items linked to it. To connect child items to the parent I use a lookup field on a field on the parent ...
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Undefined responseXML on StartWorkflow

I was presented with a task to run a workflow via jQuery. I know that SPServices has this capability, but I have never tried it before being assigned this task. So I set out and found some good ...
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Implement Cascaded Dropdowns without using Lookups

I have 3 lists with a great deal of data in them (7-12k rows) that I'm pulling from another system. I want to implement cascaded dropdowns between the three, but I can't populate lookups for 12,000 ...
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Manually setting sort order of items in a Sharepoint List using JQuery and SPServices

I have a Sharepoint List called "tasks". The field names are taskname (string), priority (integer). Using JQuery's sortable feature I am at the point that the user can manually sort a list by ...
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Cascading Dropdown for Lookup with more than 20 items

I have implemented cascading dropdown using SPCascadingDropdown (SPServices) it was working for lookup with 19 items . When the items count became more than 20 , the lookup column is displayed as ...
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SPServices GetListItems don't work most of time

I'm using SPService in a list for take some information from an other list. It works just sometimes... I need to refresh lot of time before it works .... Here is my code : <script ...
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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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CAML query and jQuery to retrieve last item's fields

I want to get list item fields where its the last item that the same user created. Then I want to populate the newform.aspx with some of these items. I'm mainly stuck with the query and how to write ...
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SP2010: Kick-Off Workflow via a Windows Service

I know triggering workflows within SharePoint can be started manually/automatically? In the realm of being fired off automatically, I know capabilities of starting workflows if documents are added to ...
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Sharepoint 2010 web front end servers and services configuration

I have a sharepoint insfrastructure where a document library is made available both locally and on the internet. I have a few web front end servers facing the public (in the DMZ) while having another ...
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Using Workflow or SPServices to temporary gives user permission to access a particular items in a SharePoint 2007 List?

May I know if there are ways and also possible to use workflow or SPServices to temporary give a particular user (who does not have any access to the site) permission to read / write a particular ...
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How to upload a file and create a link in another library using SPServices?

How do I upload a document (PDF) to a library and create a link to it in another library? I need to do this using SPServices specifically..
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SharePoint Cascading drop down / jquery select/ auto fill

I've got a cascading dropdown question. I'm trying to accomplish this with using SPServices , but I'm running into difficulty when two of the fields should just auto populate. Here's an example: ...
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Submitting Recurrence Data with SPService

I'm trying to use SPServices UpdateListItems() to submit events to a custom calendar list. I can submit normal events correctly but recurring events don't save properly. $().SPServices({ ...
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Is There A Way to Determine if More Than One Option in Custom Dropdown Field?

I have a custom dropdown choice field that is created using jQuery after a date is selected and a choice box is selected as "Yes." Here is that function: function queryEvents(date){ ...
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Cross Domain SPServices

I have two SharePoint web apps site1.spnet.local and site2.spnet.local. Im looking to make some cross domain spservices requests using a reverse proxy. The reverse proxy appears to be transforming ...
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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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Using SPServices' GetListItems to sort by what the current user has “liked”

I'm using getlistitems to grab list data in SharePoint 2013, and I've managed to be able to filter by the current user's "liked" list items... but is there a way to sort by what a user has liked and ...
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Update Page Content using SPServices

I am trying to update a Page's content using SPServices. When I run my code, it does update the correct page, but instead of updating the content, it just removes the content. var newContent = ...
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SP 2013 Video Assets - Show author

The 2013 video assets library has been a great blessing so far compared to 2010. However, there are still many pieces of data that would be nice to show in the thumbnail view. Is there a way to the ...
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CAML query on external list not looking beyond ECT filter limit

I have an external list which is tied to an external content type. The external content type is tied to a SQL table with about 3000 records. I have set up a Read Item operation, and a Read List ...
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Huge Lists - how to make sure they still work beyond the 5k threshold

I am building a site at the moment with two lists (one for emails, one for documents) which have the potential to be massive (1.2 million entries) but it still needs to function and be searchable ...
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Issue with CopyIntoItems (SPServices) - only copy certain fields?

I am using SPServices's implementation of CopyIntoItems the following way: $().SPServices({ operation: "GetItem", Url: itemurl, async: false, ...
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Looking to retrieve user's groups in SharePoint

I am running SharePoint Foundation 2010. I have a claims based site setup to use a trusted token provider. I am passing it a set of claims that determine the user's group. They look similar to this: ...
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Possible to get Video duration through metadata?

Is it possible to access video metadata such as duration, or other valuable pieces of information? Possible through SPServices? I currently have a lot of videos, and trying to build a sorting feature ...
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Unable to get related information from related list and display it on textbox on parent list using logged in user

I have two lists Created for my leave application in sharePoint. I need related information's come from related list (Leaveinfo) and display it on the textbox in Parent list (LeaveApply). I have ...
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SPServices Autocomplete and dynamic CAML query

I have two Text filter web parts (Project and Customer Name) with Apply Filters button for one list. There is a SPServices.SPAutocomplete on each and it works great. Now, I want to show the values in ...
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sharepoint 2010 - How to get document ID using spservices sql search query?

Using spservices to make search requests, I am building the query like this: var queryText; queryText = "<QueryPacket xmlns='urn:Microsoft.Search.Query' Revision='1000'>"; queryText += ...
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Display New item Icon with SPServices

I want to display the New Item Icon with SPServices or using custom Javascript to show a new item icon for n days when Created. I achieved this using XSL. Thank's to Mark ...
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CAML Query on External Content Type not honoring the <In> operator

So I've been testing this out for a day or so. For the life of me I cannot get an external list to listen to honor the <In> operator in CAMLQuery. On any other type of list it seems to work ...
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Workflow form display error

I am trying to create a workflow that has an approval process. Once i create the workflow and start it. I get a task added in a Task list but when i try to view it i get this error. The form ...
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insert to sp list is not working with spservices

<script src="../../../_layouts/Gridwebpart/jquery-1.6.3.js" type="text/javascript"></script> <script src="../../../_layouts/Gridwebpart/jquery.SPServices-0.7.2BETA1.js" ...
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Filter a list by a value in a User's profile

I would like to replace the functionality of the Current User Filter of SharePoint Server 2010 enterprise. I think I might be able to use SPServices.SPGetCurrentUser but I am unsure if it is ...
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SP2010 Passing Value to New Item Form Modal using Client Object Model/SPD

Beginner. I have a list form that opens from page using SP.UI.ModalDialog. The form is to represent entries into a description list based on ID from parent list. The page has tabs that allow user to ...
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xslt dropdown & spservice.spcascadedropdown

I have a xslt list form view. I have 3 drop down on the form - Area , Geo Market , Country for which i want to implement cascading functionality. Data saved in list is of type Single line of ...
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SPServices to retrieve the last record of repeated section data inside Sharepoint library

I have a Infopath that contain 2 fields which I put it as a repeating section as shown in the picture below (for the time being - please ignore the error) How do I retrieve the last record of a ...
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Send SP warning message on another user changes in a SharePoint item to SPServices

From my understanding from this post (http://sharepoint.stackexchange.com/questions/23597/best-practice-to-handle-items-modification-in-sharepoint-2007), SharePoint uses optimistic concurreny e.g. ...
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Using SPServices to retrieve duplicates (e.g. Same title) of items in a SharePoint 2007 List?

From what I know, we can use SPServices to query all the list, store it into a javascript array and then make comparison to find duplicates items (using Javascript) in a SharePoint 2007 List. (I am ...
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Can't get GetListItems working in Internet Explorer 7

In the below code, I'm using SPServices library to get a list item's author's name. $().SPServices({ operation: "GetListItems", async: false, listName: ...
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PreSaveAction and CAMLQuery

I'm cross posting this from Stump the Panel for some more visibility from a wider developer base. I'm trying to create a script I'll eventually adapt into a PreSaveAction, but I'm running into a ...
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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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GetListItems - No Items to return

I have been working with GetListItems, and found it to be very reliable, and easy to implement. One thing I'm trying to figure out is how to handle when there are no items in the list matching the ...
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Unable to get data from SharePoint web service

I am using the SPServices library to call a web service on a SharePoint site from the my Sites area. The domains are set up as 'https://intranet.domain.com' and 'https://mysites.domain.com'. So I ...
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SPServices SPGetQueryString from parent window

Not sure if it is possible using SPServices or not, or if I have to roll my own. I need to get the querystring from a parent window when using a modal to add/edit a document. Thoughts? I could use: ...
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SPServices UpdateListItems

Ok, here's the scoop. I have bunch of lists on sub sites that I am rolling up into a list on the parent site. Here is what I have for code: var title = ...