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Prevent authentication request for OPTIONS request to SharePoint site

I'm hosting some service stack services in a SharePoint Foundation 2013 farm. These services work as expected from within the farm. When attempting to access these services from another domain, I am ...
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Subsite is not accessible using webservice

Our software uses Webservices to interact with Sharepoint server 2010. One of my customer has created a SharePoint server and has created a subsite which inherit its permission from parent site. The ...
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Creating a new project in Microsoft Project with custom fields using web services

I've been trying unsuccessfully for the last week or so to successfully create a new project from web services and I believe the main problem that I've been running into is that one of the required ...
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Workflow HTTP POST Call Request Headers

I am trying to setup my workflow for SharePoint in which it needs to make a call to an external server using POST on a HTTP web service. I am new to setting this up and created the following request ...
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get pictures from webservice in sharepoint hosted app

Is it possible to retrieve pictures from webservice and display it in a picture library? if yes how to do that?
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how to display data in a web part that will function like OOTB sharepoint list?

I have received this webservice and I was asked to create an external list. I created the external list but the problem was that it contains filtering and I was inserting a value for this filtering in ...
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Custom Upload Status Web Part

Looking to create the following scenario: Weekly a client will access their SharePoint site to upload a specified number of files. (for example 5 files) We are looking for a solution that will prior ...
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Custom Workflow Activity vs Web Services in SharePoint 2013 Workflow

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 workflow project which needs some business logic. In SharePoint 2013, workflows are declarative. So to write a custom code, its advised to create a web service and ...
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CopyIntoItems - Upload a new version of file

I've uploaded files to a document library using the copy web service (copyintoitems). Is it possible to upload files which already exists in the library but upload it as a new version (versioning ...
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User permission in sharepoint and .Net

I am creating a project to upload documents to SharePoint from asp.net .I want to achieve a condition where if the user is present in Sharepoint 2010 he should be able to upload the document otherwise ...
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Call HTTP Web Service: Unauthorized

I have a workflow that I'd like to have call a web page inside of the web that it was run. I have turned on Site App Permissions at the site level, looked up the Workflow app id and granted it ...
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How to write a WCF Service for SharePoint 2013 hosted App?

I've deployed a WCF Service in SharePoint. I am able to retrieve data from it using URL: http://nit-hv8-itr4:1111/_vti_bin/PresidentsService.svc/GetAllPresidents The problem occurs when I try to ...
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How to get all folders and subfolders from a sharepoint library using web services

I'm using workflow with a rest webservice to retrieve all empty folders for a document library. We want to email the administrator when a certain folder does not contain a document. We have ...
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return all empty folders in a document library using webservice

For a client I'm looking at the following case: They have all sorts of documents within a document library grouped into folders (multiple levels deep). If a folder doesn't contain a document, the ...
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SPServices : GetUserProfile with specific param

I want to use the SPService GetUserProfile, but I don't have the accountName, the GUID, the Index or the email... I only have a param which is employeeNumber (I guess this is specific to my ...
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Application/script for massive upload

I'm using Sharepoint Foundation 2013. Do you know if there is a client application or a script that works with web services to retrieve library list from a Sharepoint site and permit to upload ...
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Where does the Id part of a User field come from?

I am using SP web services (usergroup.asmx.GetUserCollectionFromSite()) to get the user IDs of users that I am programmatically adding to a usermulti field in a list. Apparently this is not the user ...
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Create a list item in a different site collection

I have a List called 'Customers' in a site collection named 'A'. This Customers list is associated with a workflow. Also I have a another site collection called 'B'. It has a list called 'Products'. I ...
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Check if A ListTemplate is hidden using Sharepoint web services

I am currently using Sharepoint web services in order to retrive information about some Lists and ListItems. My problem is about specifically dealing with hidden Lists i.e. lists whoe ...
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Ajax SharePoint Search Query - Filter Results based on Today's Date

I have an ajax call that is pulling back results. I would like to filter that call so that it only pulls back items that are greater than or equal to today's date. How can I do that? The ajax call is ...
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Use REST odata webservice to update a project in Project server

I am using a workflow to create a project in project server 2013. This seems like a fairly common operation, but I need to set a few pieces of information when I create the project that are not ...
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Use Webservice to Add SharePoint Group to A Site - SharePoint 2013

I would like to use the Permissions Webservice in SharePoint 2013 to give the "everyone" SharePoint group Contribute access to a SharePoint site. Does anyone know how to do this?
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Exposing a backend c# field through Sharepoint webservices

I have some static fields which are found inside a singleton which i would like to expose to the Sharepoint webservices such that it would be possible to get the values of these fields through ...
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The HTTP request was forbidden with client authentication scheme 'Ntlm'

My sharepoint web services fail when i add forms based authentication to my web application. Currently I work on a desktop application that migrates data to Sharepoint. We employ webservices to ...
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Can we call external web service from SharePoint workflow?

I have a SharePoint 2013 workflow which needs to call a web service outside of SharePoint. The web service is hosted in some server say "http://www.abc.com/Service.svc". Is it possible?
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Webservice Context User Access is Denied for Secure Store

I am running a web application scoped webservice (WCF). The webservice runs a method to read credentials from the secure store. The method fails with the message: Credentials were not found for ...
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How to call IIS hosted WCF Service from SharePoint 2013 workflow?

I have a WCF service deployed in IIS Website. I am able to invoke the service from web browser using service url - http://localhost/Service.svc/get/hello It returns data in XML format as desired ...
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Calling SharePoint web services

After some research on calling SharePoint webservices, it seems that using the following URL: https://yoursite.sharepoint.com/_vti_bin/lists.asmx?wsdl would allow me to request data from ...
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SharePoint 2010 UserProfileService GetUserProfileByName - different results for similar input syntax

I have a problem where a call from a browser enabled InfoPath form to the UserProfileService in SP 2010 returns at 500 error: "Warning The following query failed: GetUserProfileByName (User: ...
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Custom Web Service - CurrentCulture is incorrect

I have created a custom WCF Web Service in a SharePoint solution and deployed it to a SharePoint 2013 environment. The svc file is located in the ISAPI folder and I am able to call it and use it ...
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Can not see /_vti_bin/Lists.asmx?WSDL xml file

I'm trying to add web services with Visual Studio, I always got the following error: The request failed with HTTP status 404: Not Found. Metadata contains a reference that can not be ...
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Webs.GetWeb() returns 401-Access Denied error for user with View Only Permission level

We have a Sharepoint 2013 farm in our labs with which we would be interacting using the MOSS SOAP services and generating reports for a client. To facilitate this, we create a user JohnDoe who has ...
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Request for the permission of type 'System.Net.WebPermission error only for sandboxed solutions

I have created a farm solutions to access external webservice an created a webpart. After deployed the solution it works fine. Then requirement has been changed. So I changed the application to ...
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Could not find endpoint element with name 'WeatherSoap' and contract 'WeatherService.WeatherSoap' in the ServiceModel client configuration section

I have tried days to solve this damn error. I am calling the same service in asp.net and it works fine, but when I call it in a sharepoint solution it does not work. This is the error that I receive ...
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Access external web service from SharePoint

One of my client have a SharePoint site and there they have set of sharepoint lists. A webservice they have and given access for me. What I need is to access the web service and get the data. At ...
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error 404 for REST web service

I have deployed a REST service in a local SharePoint 2013 with Visual Studio 2012. Anyway, when I try to access the svc url: http://mylocalpc/_vti_bin/adsvc/Service.svc I get error 404 file not ...
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Best practices - SharePoint 2013 code activies vs. custom web service

For example I need to declare an item as a record. Apparently there is no REST API for record management. So no declarative workflow activity and REST service calls. That leaves me with a custom ...
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Update existing page-layout of sharepoint publishing page using sharepoint services

I want to update the page-layout of existing page using sharepoint default api. I don't want to use sharepoint object model or powershell script.How to do that?
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Update page-layout when copy page from one site to other using CopyIntoItems method of copy service

I am copying page from SharePoint MOSS site to 2013 site using CopyIntoItems method of copy service. But I'm not able to change the page-layout. It copies page from 2007 site to 2013 with same ...
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Web service timeout issues

I've seen some posts on timeout errors but nothing I think that will help me. I have a custom web service running on a sharepoint server. It creates site collections and is being called through a ...
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How to dynamically set credentials when calling a REST web service with code in Infopath

Our SharePoint is configured to use Claims Based Authentication. We want authenticated users in SharePoint to fill a form and some fields will be automatically filled with their personal data. We ...
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Authenticate mobile client via a high trust sharepoint app using web api

I want to implement a high trust sharepoint mvc app (provider hosted) that is using ASP.NET Web API web services .I want to consume these web services from a client eg iphone app,mobile ...
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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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Problem with DWS Webservice and VS 2010

I have a problem since I switched from VS2013 to VS2010 for a compatibility problem. The problem is that I have my root site "Accueil" and a subsite "PiCRM" and my program can only create folders ...
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Site Usage Information from Webservice

Is it possible to access site collection usage information via web services? We are looking to get information on last time a site was used so this can be added into a report. I thought that this ...
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How to Block End Users from running Scripts against my Farm

We have been experiencing issue where users are running Powershell Scripts against our production Farm using Web services, provided site owners access provileges they have. we want to set some sort of ...
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Lists.asmx doesn't return column data when title contains special characters

I'm using the Lists.asmx web service to retrieve list items. When field names contain a "?" character (i.e. "Opinion?"), the data returned for that field is null. The InternalName becomes ...
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Change View Name Using js SPServices

I am attempting to write a Javascript function that uses SharePoint Web Services and the SPServices jQuery library to update the name of a view using the Views.UpdateView method. I have successfully ...
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Query indexed documents through SOAP web service

We currently use SOAP web services in our application to access document libraries and lists in SharePoint through Java & XML. Is there a SOAP call for retrieving search results from indexed ...
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Impersonate external web service call

I created a web service running on different machine/IIS than my SharePoint application node (the double hop issue kicks in). I expose this web service to other services in our company. Below code ...