A "web service" is a software system designed to support interoperable machine-to-machine interaction over the World Wide Web.

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Reading a list using REST services

I have a list named as Students and it has 3 Columns named - Name, Branch, Age When I try to read them using the REST API with the url: ...
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How do you deploy a custom web service within a WSP file?

I can deploy my assembly in a wsp to our MOSS 2007 server but I can't seem to find any information about how to automatically deploy my .asmx, disco.aspx and wdsl.aspx files at the same time. Is this ...
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Surfacing an SharePoint Online Access Services query for use externally

Is there any way to write a query in Access Services for SharePoint Online, and surface its results through either web services or the Client Object Model for .NET? Like the way that the tables are ...
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Learn Webservice with SP 2013

I need to learn about webservice in relation to SharePoint and what page, material etc can you recommend me?
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Working around the “Lookup column threshhold”

To level-set, I'm working in a large enterprise with no Farm Admin access or access to SP Designer. I have out-of-the-box capabilities only as owner of a team site. I'm building a roster/schedule ...
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Using author.dll with the Call HTTP Web Service action in SharePoint Online

Has anyone been able to use the SharePoint Designer "Call HTTP Web Service" action with the _vti_bin/author.dll methods? In particular, I'd like to move documents and their version history from one ...
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Create site collection remotely on-premises

Is there any way to create a site collection remotely in an on-premises environment where self-service site collection creation is enabled? There should be no custom web services or logic installed ...
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_vti_bin/UserProfileService.asmx - All of the sudden getting “Cannot connect to server”

We are on multi server farm (1 app server and 2 wfe) The url works in app server and regular client browser. However, does not work from WFE. So I am getting errors in InfoPath "An error occured ...
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Getting “Cannot use the changeToken from one object against a different object” calling CrossListQueryCache

We have a custom web service hosed in the ISAPI\ folder. We are getting the SPSite of a different site collection in the same Web Application using the url (and making sure it is exposed after use). ...
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how do you update a taxonomy metadata field where the fields Name contains a space in it

Here is the following specifics in question. I have the following taxonomy field and its associated Note field. The taxonomy field is defined with a space value in it. Taxonomy Field - ...
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inserting into a multi choice managed meta data column using lists.asmx

Guys i have a problem when inserting an item into a list with a multichoice taxonomy column. I can insert terms that are already in the taxonomyhiddenlist but i cant get it to add terms that are not ...
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Access the SharePoint online webservice from a console application

I tried to access a SharePoint Online web service i.e (/_vti_bin/Lists.asmx). I used the code sample provided in the following article : ...
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Add items to Sharepoint Online list using Web Service provided by sharepoint

I want to add a new item to a sharepoint list using /_vti_bin/Lists.asmx web service. I have used the following code SharePointListService.Lists currentListService = new ...
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User Profile Information in InfoPath 2013 using Claims Based Authentication

When attempting to retrieve User Profile Information within InfoPath 2013 using the User Profile Service Web Service (GetUserProfileByName) under Claims Based Authentication, I am getting the expected ...
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custom web service with SOAP

I have a requirement to be able to pull data from a repeating table on an InfoPath form and put it into a report. I found a solution file on Codeplex that will read the data out of the repeating table ...
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Sharepoint sites/pages/documents viewed by the current user, Client Object model

I need to gather information about the current logged in user All recent Documents viewed (hyperlink)(throughout SP, includes one or many site collections) All recent Links navigated best case ...
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How to copy a list structure?

I want to test some code for inserting items into a list, but I don't want to insert the items into a list that has production data. So I'd like to make another list that has the same column names ...
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How to get all fields which are present in display form?

I want to list down all the fields which are present in SPList in the Display form. Also I want to know the display order for the fields. How can I get this information? In further detail... I ...
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Create a list instance of a custom list using the web service api (Lists.asmx)

I've been looking a lot at the AddList and AddListFromFeature methods (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/lists.lists.addlistfromfeature(v=office.12).aspx) but can't really see if it is possible ...
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How to get datetime from SharePoint 2007 web services

How can we get a datetime value of a listitem from SharePoint 2007 using web services? (so we cannot use SharePoint server-side object model or CSOM). The site could use any regional settings / ...
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SharePoint 2013 Using SPSite in Custom WCF Content Enrichment Webservice

I have to write a content enrichment webservice which retrieves data from an specific SharePoint Site (SPSite). But my code doesn't run, if i make a new SPSite Object. Also no logging information in ...
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oAuth: How to get the SPUser when you only have the token?

Goal: I try to get the preview of Documents working when documents are hosted in SP2010 and crawled by SP2013. Context: To render a document, the index creates a link that returns an iframe that ...
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Infopath 2013 Web Service in O365

Good day. I am having a problem in my Infopath 2013 Data Connection. When I tried creating a new data connection using SOAP web service and entered this url ...
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PowerPoint Automation Services REST Endpoints?

Running a C# Program on the server for doing the conversion with the new PowerPoint Automation Services works fine. Now I try to convert a pptx to pdf using the REST API. I can't download a wsdl for ...
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InfoPath 2010 webservice connection error - 401 unauthorized - user profile service

The form works sometimes and doesn't other times, or it throws an error and still pulls the appropriate data. All loopbacks have been disabled for all wfe and app servers. I saw that some are adding ...
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ProfileService.svc endpoint ID different than in IIS

On one of our environments, we can't figure out why the SP endpoints for the ProfileService.svc are listed at the following url for all 4 app servers: ...
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UpdateListItems creates item where Created By is blank

Any ideas why the UpdateListItems call will create the item but intermittently leave the Created By and Last Modified By fields blank? I don't believe it is a permissions issue because the next item ...
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CopyIntoItemsLocal is not returning any results

I am trying to use CopyIntoItemsLocal to copy a text file from one folder to another one in the same sharepoint site location. Request <soapenv:Envelope ...
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Server not accepting gzip encoding for GET requests

I'm sending different HTTP requests to a SharePoint server, always inserting a header to request compression, but it only works on POST requests to web services, not for GET requests for actual files: ...
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How to update Modified By and Created By via web services in SP2013?

How to update the values of Editor or Author fields in a SharePoint list (not a document library) item via web services? I did read somewhere that updating the fields would be possible for lists (but ...
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SharePoint Server Throws exception when doing a long operation

I have a SharePoint application with SP server 2010 installed, everything is working well, but there is a special method which is performed in 12 - 14 minutes. What's done in this method is that i'm ...
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Get user by Id using web services

How to get user by id (server side SPUser.ID, client side PrincipalInfo.UserInfoID) using SharePoint web services? How it works with SP2007? Do later versions make it easier? How does solution differ ...
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Copy.asmx vs DocumentService.asmx to Upload files and related questions

I have two applications which does the same thing - upload files to SharePoint folder; one is a Windows service and the other one is a batch file. I wrote the application deployed as a Batch File ...
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Sharepoint Webservice get another user's phone number?

I'm developing an Infopath form. I'd like to only use a webservice if possible. Of course with code I can tap right into AD. But not what I need for this project. I'm looking around I've check out ...
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SP 2007/2010 Web Services: How to update a choice field that uses a non-XML character?

So, I have a Choice field in a list with a couple choices similar to the following: M & P: Deliverable M & P: Action Item And what I am attempting to do is update these fields using the ...
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Getting an hidden column from a list, via webservices. How?

Using the SharePoint default webservices, when I use the Lists.GetList method, each item only has attributes for the visible list columns (the hidden column information is in the MetaInfo attribute). ...
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How to authenticate user in sharepoint online using javascript

I have one sharepoint online 365 site. In that one public site will be there. In that there is sign-in option. Generally When ever user clicks on signin it will redirect to microsoft login page. But i ...
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Consuming web services with claims-based authentication - SoapServerException

We have an application that periodically pulls data from a SharePoint list and integrates with another application. We've been using it for more than a year without a problem. Recently, however, we ...
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Trying to upload document via copy.asmx results in not having uploaded a file and no error message

This question is a follow-up question to this question. I settled on using the Copy.asmx WS as it seemed to be the only viable alternative. I'm running into a problem when it comes to uploading the ...
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403 Forbidden Error in pulling Sharepoint 2010 Cloud List values

I am trying to pull sharepoint2010 Cloud List values using groovy script .But i encountered with the 403 Forbidden error . I am totally new to Sharepoint2010 Cloud.I tried the following code which ...
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How can I get a list of all user alerts set on a site collection in SPO?

I need to retrieve a list of user alerts set on a particular site collection in SharePoint Online. This is possible through the web UI under Site Settings -> User Alerts, but requires that I choose ...
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Uploading a document to a SP 2010 server via VB6

I'm currently trying to upload a file to a SharePoint 2010 server from within a VB6 application. Unfortunately I can't use any .NET or other additional libraries. I've read a couple of suggestions ...
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Use SharePoint 2013 “like” button as a “Sign up” button for events

I'm trying to create an SP 2013 list which I'm planning to use as Events calendar and hope you'll be able to help me with some ideas. The idea is the following: Everyone will be able to create ...
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Secure Webservice to write data IN & OUT of sharepoint list

We have a SharePoint 2010 portal running and now we decided to integrate with the existing ERP application. It works like there is a Request generate through SharePoint 2010 custom form and then a ...
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Lists.GetVersionCollection in SharePoint 2010

I am trying to pull version history for a specific column in a list and cannot get the syntax for the method correct. I keep getting the error, Exception of type ...
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Create C# web service that returns SharePoint ListCollection

I want to create a WebService that returns the SharePoint ListCollection in JSON format. I have tried by using following code: ClientContext ctx = new ClientContext("mySite"); ctx.Credentials = new ...
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CAML In clause - Value does not fall within the expected range

I get a 'Value does not fall within the expected range' error from the following CAML. <Query> <Where> <In> <FieldRef Name="ID"/> <Values> ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Jquery/knockout.js

Bit of background, we have a large SharePoint environment (500k users) which has multiple authentication providers (AD/Custom Claims) in order to simplify user management, I wrote a farm solution ...
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SharePoint 2010 on AWS subsites don't work in web services

I am seeing a problem with a client-installed SharePoint 2010 AWS instance, where apparently all C# web services, including SharePoint's native ones (e.g. Webs), cannot get anything other than the ...
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File accessed by another process on Production environment so no debugging

I am tired of these exceptions being thrown on production server where I am getting bunch of files from document library and downloading them to a folder directory on server. Worse thing is that it ...