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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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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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Call WebService different WebApplication returns 401

I am trying to access a WebService from some JQuery code in WebApplication1. In WebApplication1 I am authenticated as alvmad user. When I try to access to the SharePoint Lists.asmx webservice of ...
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Upload document to Sharepoint 2013 Online using webservices

I have a client who is implementing customer portals in Sharepoint 2013 Online. The current program distributes documents to the customers by mail. Now we have to upload the documents to the customer ...
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Make GetListItems web service method ignore views entirely

The documentation for GetListItems says that if a viewName is not specified, it will use the default view for the list. Is there any way to get all the list data regardless of what view is specified? ...
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Disable users from entering to default page

How to redirect users to http://serverName/Page/default.aspx When they enter http://serverName/default.aspx The first url opens root site, which shows all the contents in SharePoint Site. But I ...
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Transfer Multiple people picker column's value from one site to another

I have a column of multiple people picker called Likes in 2007 sharepoint site which stores n number of people. Now i want to programmatically transfer it's content to sharepoint 2010 site. Problem ...
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Is there a version of Sharepoint that many users could access from their home computers?

I need to build a SharePoint site that many users can access from their home computers or mobile devices. I am fairly new to SharePoint so I don't even know if this is possible.
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Current user doesn't change in webservice after another user signs in

The context: I have this web service hosted in SharePoint. [ServiceContract] public interface IUserService { [WebInvoke(UriTemplate = "/GetCurrentUser", Method = "GET", BodyStyle = ...
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'Attempted to perform an unauthorized operation' while calling SocialDataService.asmx

I am calling methods of the SharePoint webservice - Lists.asmx and SocialDataService.asmx via a C# application. While calling methods of the Lists.asmx works perfectly fine, methods of the ...
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BCS create an item returns: The remote server returned an error: (500) Internal Server Error

I am using a SAP web service and I am using BCS to get the external data. However, when I try to create a new item via code I get this error: Stack trace: The remote server returned an error: (500) ...
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SharePoint Lists web service UpdateListItems not updating items

I developed a MS Excel-AddIn with a WPF User Control to display and update MS SharePoint List Data. I used Lists Web Service to communicate with the list data. I can load list data to my Excel ...
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Access SharePoint 2010 List remotely from a WPF Client using Lists Web Service

I recently developed a WPF client application from my local machine to access a SharePoint 2010 List from a remote SharePoint Server. I thought that I should use custom NetworkCredentials object to ...
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Populate Sharepoint list from a web service

Sharepoint / Sharepoint Designer 2007 I have a sharepoint blog site and I need to add a company to each new post. I created a list "Company" and a lookup column in "Posts" that uses the "Company" ...
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Does Anyone Have Lists.AddWikiPage Examples?

In SharePoint 2010, Microsoft quietly added a new service called AddWikiPage to the Lists web service. It almost appears that this is still meant as a pre-production service. I am able to call this ...
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How can I pull in properties of a user based on their email address?

EDIT: Another way of asking this same question, I guess, is: is there an out of the box web service to which I can pass an email address as a parameter, and get other properties for that user back as ...
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SharePoint Lists Web Service Proxy Unauthorized Error

I am trying to get data from a SharePoint list by using SharePoint Lists Web service. I have a MS Office Excel Add-In with a WPF User Control inside it. I used the following code to make a proxy ...
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How to fetch all list titles in editor part of web part?

I want to fetch all the list titles of the current site in a dropdown in my web part's editor part. Based on this selection I want to show list items in web part when Apply is hit. My web part is ...
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SPServices - Problems reading from a list on a public site with anonymous access

I'm trying to use SPServices to read from a list, store the data in some arrays and call the data back onto a page when it's needed. This works in the back-end version of our site (where our authors ...
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Getting SAML Token from SharePoint

I have a SharePoint running on SAML security and I'm creating a SharePoint web part to interact with an external system (kind of connector), the communacation is made using SOAP Web Services, to ...
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SPD 2013 Workflow fails when started with System Account Credentials

I have an SPD 2013 workflow attached to a list. The workflow is set to start when an item is added to the list. The workflow works just fine when a list item is added from the sharepoint website ...
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Cannot access my SharePoint site after running the configuration wizard

I cannot access my SharePoint site after running the configuration wizard but I can access the central administration. Below is the error I am getting. Error An unexpected error has occurred. ...
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Best way to upload document to a cross domain

what will best way for me to upload a document to a different site collection in a different domain (also a different farm) using some credentails. Should i use List.asmx web services or Should i ...
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access denied error to sharepoint site,even after getting full control access

I am getting "access denied" error to SharePoint site, even after getting full control access to the site. I have cleared all the cookies and browsing history and checked in IE, but getting the same ...
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Read custom properties of term with webservice

I need to get the custom properties of a term through Nintex. Since it isn't possible to get this with the 3rd party tool, I thought about a connection to a webservice (this is allowed) So my question ...
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Sharepoint-moved document is acessible by old link but takes time(up to 3hrs)

After moving a document from one location to other, The old link(link with doc id) is taking some time (up to 3hrs) to work.Could anyone please say,what is reason behind it, or how can i solve this ...
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Nintex webservice for publishing workflow [closed]

I've installed Nintex Workflows 2013. But when I'm trying to publish a workflow through the Nintex Webservice, it fails. What I've done: 1) Got my file as a string 2) Changed values in workflow 3) ...
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Is it possible to retrieve MUI column Display Names through SharePoint 2010 Web Service API?

I have been trying to find information regarding retrieving MUI column Display Names and List Display names for different languages on a site where I have done MUI translations on. Using SharePoints ...
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Getting the properties of an item through web services

Is it possible to get the SPListItem.Properties property of an item through one of the out-of-the-box API web services in SP 2013?
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Difference between _layouts and _vti_bin in service SVC deployment

I'm fighting with Services deployment under the SharePoint infrastructure. It happens that I spent a lot of time trying to configure a REST SharePoint 2010 web service under the ISAPI (_vti_bin) ...
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Custom Sharepoint WCF - Could not load file or assembly 'System.EnterpriseServices

I have a custom Sharepoint WCF Service that does database calls using ADO.NET. I have tried just about everything I can, but everytime I call the SqlConnection.Open() method, I get this exception: ...