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

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Parsing SharePoint's hyperlink format with JS

SharePoint 2010, at least, has an odd format for storing its lists' hyperlink fields on the backend, namely it uses [URL], [Description] "Well then what does it do about commas in the URL" you ...
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How can output Title, Email and phone from User Profiles

I found some code that outputs from user profiles and works but it only outputs Manager. How can this be changed to output Title, Email and Phone number? var managerName; $().SPServices({ ...
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InfoPath 2013 “violate cross-domain restrictions” error while fetching data from Web Service

I have an InfoPath 2013 form, that fetches some data from external database using a WebService. The WebService is called when the user enters some data in a text field on the form. The WebService ...
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Altering the “Who can view the membership of the group?” setting of a group through CSOM or Web Services (2010)

I was wondering if it's possible to alter a group's Who can view the membership of the group? setting from Group Members to Everyone through CSOM or through SP's web services. Right now I am creating ...
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How to filter by document name using javascript and Json

I have two document libraries: bucket and Documents. The user uploads the file to the bucket and when all the field are filled, an event receiver checks if the filename already exists (and renames it) ...
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Calling infoPath form code from a Web Service to populate a drop down list

Using a web service solution to retrieve SQL data I'm wanting to return the list of values that I've collected and call the InfoPath form code to populate the drop down options. How do I call the form ...
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How to watch/monitor the xml from a sharepoint webservice request/response?

I am using some c# .net webapplication. This webapplication is execute some webmethods from a webservice from SharePoint. It is doing some CRUDS functionality on a document library. Is it possible to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Online SQL Server Connect

We have a sharepoint 2013 online tenant. We have some sql server databases that are on premise. For this query we want to connect sharepoint 2013 online to those databases and read information from ...
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WebPart: Could not find default endpoint element that references contract

We have a custom WebPart solution (SharePoint 2013 SP1) that needs to communicate with a Web Service that is not located on our SharePoint farm. I went through the regular motions of adding a Service ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Usergroup.asmx returns “UNAUTHORIZED” for *some* groups

I am trying to invoke the "GetUserCollectionFromGroup" method of the UserGroup.asmx web service. I am using the "Web Service" function in Nintex Workflow but I am pretty confident that Nintex is not ...
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Understanding authorization schemas for a custom SharePoint web service

I am building a custom Rest service to be hosted on a SharePoint 2013 farm. The service currently has only one method called "Ping" which simply return the current DateTime. public interface IService ...
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How to track web request made to sharepoint site from remote computer

I am trying to connect IBM datastage application to a sharepoint list using soap web services. I am using GetList and Getlistitems to get the data from sharepoint list. While doing this i can ...
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How to Display Sharepoint List item by selecting id of list item using list web services?

How to Display SharePoint list item by selecting id of the item by using list web services (lists.asmx).
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PasswordNotMatch error in authentication.asmx web service

I am trying to authenticate to SharePoint site using the authentication.asmx web service. The code is as below. public bool Authenticate() { String username = "......"; String password = ...
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Passing a Kerberos Ticket to a web service

I'm trying to pass a Kerberos ticket onto a webservice through a custom webpart. The webservice is a WCF service, but it is a 3rd party web service that is not claims-aware. The web service doesn't ...