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

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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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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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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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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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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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Javascript + SPServices while executing the code doesn't show a loading modal nor modifies a button attribute

basically this is my code $('#saveButton').click(function(){ showLoadingDiv(); $('#saveButton').attr('disable','disable'); }); function showLoadingDiv(){ ...
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Get List items using Sp Services on content approval enabled List

I have enabled Content approval on SharePoint List. Able to access all the items that are in pending state through Sp-services Getlistitems. Unable to get data in soap once item is approved or ...
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SPServices getListItems CAMLQuery Issue

Attempting to retrieve items from a list where field School_id is equal to a school_id javascript variable, and using SPServices GetListItems operation. If I run the script without the CAMLQuery: ...
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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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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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Getting Version History and What Field has Changed

I am using the GetVersionCollection to get the history information from my list. This seems to be working fine; however, what I need to do is get the version history of the individual item which has ...
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Problems in SPServices functions and Claims based authentication

I have a web application using SPServices to communicate with a SP 2010 site that has been upgraded to SP 2013. Both my application server and the SP server reside in the same domain, let's call it ...
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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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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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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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Sp Services and calendar list

I have a SP Service call which uses GetListItems from a calendar list in SharePoint. I'm using it with the FullCalendar plugin. The events render fine that is not my question, my question is this: Is ...
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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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Multicolumn textarea area to insert into SharePoint 2007 but display not correctly

I have a form that use SPServices and have a textarea field for user to insert multi rows data. The data from the textarea can be successfully insert into the SharePoint 2007 column of type 'Multiple ...
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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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Add or Remove List Item Permissions Without a Workflow

I have a list in SharePoint 2010 that has custom SharePoint forms built for different situations depending on an approval process where each item is approved by two different people. Once the item is ...
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How to Attach Information to the Beginning of Each Paragraph in a Single Entity?

I am using SPServices to append information from a SharePoint (2010) list onto a page. This information is a summary written by a user, so it can contain multiple paragraphs or it can contain one, ...
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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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Add New List Item with SPServices anonymously

I have an HTML5 + jQuery application with a built in contact form that I wanted to hook into Sharepoint, and Lists seemed an ideal way to do that. I used the jQuery library SPServices to get this up ...
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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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SP Services does not update the list item

SP Services : UpdateListItems does not update the list item. The problem lies with the value that needs to be updated. The item is updated when the value is a normal text, but when it has some special ...
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Help with RemoveUserFromGroup using SPServices

I am using SPServices to list out each permission group and then under each group, each user is listed out. Next to the user, there is a button that will be used to remove that user (and later, ...
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What are the user data returned from Person or Group column (People Only) query?

I'm using SPServices to query a SharePoint Online (2013) list that contains a Person or Group column. (This column is set to allow selection of People Only, in case that matters.) The query used is ...
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Retrieve SP-List data cross domain via SPServices?

I am trying to retrieve data from a SharePoint List hosted in a different server/domain. We are still running SP 2010 but about to migrate to 2013. I am not sure if jQuery.SPServices and CORS are the ...
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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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How many different ways are there to name fields in SharePoint?

In working with SharePoint and spServices, I've run into many different ways of naming fields that depends on what you're trying to do. What are these naming schemes called? Let's say in SharePoint ...
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How set a people field with JavaScript

With SPServices I'm getting information from a list A that information contains in one of its columns a people field. In the form B I need to copy that person coming from the list A in one of the ...
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Populate a Managed Metadata field with jquery

I'm using a managed metadata field in a list to represent X properties. I'm using a column site to do this. In a document Library Z I'm using the same column site and a field Y that contains values ...
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Element “Query” is invalid (GetListItems)

I'm calling GetListItems via spservices, and specifying the CAMLQuery field to be the following value: <Where> <Or> <Contains><FieldRef Name='ows_Title'/><Value ...
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GetListItems on document library not returning items within folders

I'm using SPServices to run a GetListItems query on a particular document library. This is in implementing a custom metadata-driven search for lists/libraries. In cases when the document library ...
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How to get user account name by display name

In Sharepoint 2010 I am getting display name of the user with SPServices like 11;#John, Kondo. But I want account name like mydomain\aa2311. Is there any way to get the account name with the display ...
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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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Help with SPServices.SPCascadeDropdowns function

I'm busy working on a form that requires a cascading relationship between two fields/dropdown columns. Field 1 - 'Country' and has is a lookup column of a list of Countries. Field 2 - 'Region' and ...
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Problems updating a list within App Web from Host Web using SPServices

I am trying to update my list, located within the appweb from a form located within my hostweb using SPServices. I get this error. <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?><soap:Envelope ...
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SPServices get list items,values and colums dynamicly from a list

I have this code, where it should call the list item after the user has clicked on the list url. $j('#cd-sp-lists li a').click(function(){ $j("#status").fadeIn('fast'); ...
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“Like it” button using SPServices

Default rating system in Sharepoint 2013 allows to like elements in list view like this: and I have no problem to get count of "likes" with FieldRef Name='LikesCount' but I wonder if is it possible ...
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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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Cascading Dropdown lists with SPServices not working

I have a list called BRM with the following fields: BRM (Text) Country (List) Business (List) The country list is simple: http://screencast.com/t/uh93fIhzWn The business list is also simple: ...
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SPService GetListItems with CAML : can't get the example to work with status giving error

I am new to SPServices and trying start with example GetListItems. Below is my code $(document).ready(function() { GetTasks(); }); function GetTasks() { var method = "GetListItems"; ...
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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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SP2013 Trigger People Picker Validation

This question is related to an earlier question I posted, but did not get an answer on, so I am attempting a different approach. To summarize: My goal is to set a people picker value to the current ...
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Cascading dropdowns with 2 parents

I've used SPservices to create cascading dropdowns via lookup columns without issue. My question is if it is possible to create a cascading dropdown with two parents (without using infopath). ...
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Dynamically change date column sharepoint 2010

In a page layout I have 2 drop down column and 2 date column. Using Spcascadedropdown I am successfully getting the cascading feature for the 2 drop downs and also when the second drop down is ...
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Deleting file versions except the latest version either using JSOM or SPServices

I want to write script that gets all versions of documents in site and deletes all of them except latest version either using CSOM or SPServices. I have found some information on net but could not ...
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How to verify if current user is a SCA (Site Collection Administrator)?

I have a NavBar at my master page that will only be displayed to the SCA (Site Collection Administrators). I'm using jquery SPServices to do that validation, but the only examples that i found suggest ...
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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 ...