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

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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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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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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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Get meta data from a previous version of a document through webservice in MOSS 2007

Is it possible to get metadata information from a previous version of a document in a document library using a SharePoint webservice? I know I can use the _vti_bin/Versions.asmx webservice to get ...
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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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BasicHttpBinding WCF services don't get NTLM challenge when hosted on a Claims enabled server

The service is hosted in /_vti_bin, and uses SharePoint's own BasicHttpBinding service host factory (MultipleBaseAddressBasicHttpBindingServiceHostFactory). According to Microsoft's guidance, three ...
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What does the GetListItems query option IncludeMandatoryColumns do?

I found myself working with the Lists.GetListItems method fairly often. Unfortunately, I have never understood what the IncludeMandatoryColumns query option actually does. The documentation seems to ...
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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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jQuery find doesn't return single result - SPServices, SharePoint 2010 Search Web Service

I'm using SPServices to access the SharePoint Search web service. When it returns multiple results my code function fine. However, when it returns on a single result the str.find("Document").length ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Infopath Form with Password validation

we have a request from a client to add some type of password validation to one of their info path forms. This means that before the user could submit the form they would somehow be prompted for their ...
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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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Getting a file not found error when I try to check in file using web services?

I am using the following code to create a file and then check it in: //Some other code above. The following line works fine. createdItem = ceoList.UpdateListItems("Pages", newItem); //But this line ...
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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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List getListItems WebService to return sub folder contents

This List.getListItems(String, String, Query, ViewFields, String, QueryOptions, String) webservice ( when called from Java) returns sub folders as single nodes. Is there a way to recursively get all ...
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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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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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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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Save conflict error in Sharepoint 2010

I am trying to add a set of documents and folders through webservice.While creating the documents when two users try to access the document library with diffrent files and folders i am getting this ...
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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 ...
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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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How do I restrict search to current site and sub-sites only on a custom Search UI page

The intent is to allow users to create sites and sub-sites, add document libraries and make the sub-sites searchable. I am thinking I need to create a site template with a custom Search UI page that ...
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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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Can I manually form the Content ETag?

I'm using the ASMX web services to query my list items and want to retrieve the content etag of files as part of this query. I haven't been able to find a way to get at this information directly ...
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HTTP/1.1 200 OK Server: Microsoft-IIS/7.5 , Connection: close

I am getting this error in sharepoint 2010 portal after i restore the site collection for my portal from SharePoint 2010 management shell. The problem is the restoring process does not complete and i ...
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SharePoint Online External Sharing Feature - Available through API?

I have a case where we would like to create a web part for use in SharePoint Online where users can request to share a site with an external vendor. We would like to automate the process of Sharing to ...
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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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Advice on starting development for SharePoint in C#

I'm about to start development of client-side application (C# using .NET 4.0) that connects to SharePoint. Mainly to download/upload documents. I've found out that there are several options: using ...
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Can not add web part conecting to Dynamics CRM

I have developed a webpart in sp2013 for adding new leads into my Dynamics CRM system. I have tried the code in a consoleprogram and it gives no errors Deploying works fine but when i add on my ...
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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.