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

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Retrieving metadata around documents in a library

This may come across as a novice question, but I was hoping to gain some direction or advice in how to query SharePoint 2013 to retrieve the metadata (document properties, including the Document ID ...
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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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How do I connect with SharePoint Online Web Services in order to access list and taxonomy data?

I am using the SharePoint SOAP web services to try collecting list and taxonomy data from a site on SharePoint Online. The following code works nicely when connected to a standalone SharePoint farm. ...
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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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Secured webservice: server did not recognize the value of http Header SOAP Action

It is possible to scan documents with some printer/scanner/copy device. Underwater there will executed some webserice which copied this scanned documents as a pdf to the sharepoint portal. The ...
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Get a permalink to the current version that will be valid after later versions are created

Originally titled "Get document-version independent URL" I'm using the Versions.asmx SharePoint webservice, where I get the following output message: <results ...
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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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CSOM / Webservice multilingual provisioning site columns, lists,

Is it possible in SharePoint 2013 to create site columns, content types, lists, libraries, ... in different languages (so, with different display names) by CSOM (client server object model) or a ...
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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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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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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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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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Custom Sharepoint webservice requires web.config to be “touched” regularly

We have a site running on MOSS 2007 which makes calls to custom web service asmx methods on the same domain from the client. At first everything works fine, but after a bit of time has passed the ...
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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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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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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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Sharepoint Build in Services MSSQL/MSSQLFT

Does every SharePoint instance include a built-in MSSQLFT? I am asking this because I am writing a tool which sends an MSSQLFT Query over the web services /_vti_bin/search.asmx I want that tool to ...
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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 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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SharePoint web services and a multilanguage environment

I cam writing a console application that connects to a SharePoint 2010 server and manipulates data using listdata.svc. For example, I look for the 'Announcements' list and edit the 'Title' field. I ...
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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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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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Updating a Property w/ 2013 REST Api

I have a sharepoint hosted app that is succesfully able to add Read and Create files on the Host site (using the REST Api and SP.RequestExecutor). Now I am trying to figure out how to update ...
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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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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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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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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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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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How to identify the question fields when fetching survey information from the Lists web service?

I am wanting to access survey information via the Lists web service and display the questions contained in the survey. The result contains a large number of Field nodes some of which are the ...
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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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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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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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How do I call SharePoint 2010 REST API from C# if that site has claims based auth?

For example, this site is secured via Claims Auth (It has both FBA and Windows Auth). My guess my issue is security. I ultimately want to use the credentials that my IIS app pool is running under. ...
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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?