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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 ...
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Accessing Webservice from SharePoint 2010

My webservice is hosted on one domain and my SharePoint site on another domain. I wanted to access my web service methods from client script (in SharePoint). What I am doing is Added reference of ...
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How to call SharePoint Online from mobile app via webservices

I have a client app written in WindowsRT which connects with SharePoint Office365 server trough webservices. The way I am doing this now is sending user name and password to webservices and then they ...
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Updating a custom web service

I have created a custom web service on the sharepoint server (2010). I wanted to update the webservice, so I added the new assenbly to my virtual bin and GAC, it didn't look like the wsdl or disco ...
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How to call (_vti_bin) SOAP web service in SharePoint Online 2013 from dot net web application

I m trying to hit SP Online asmx web services and update a list item. I have the code below which I m trying to run. /*Declare and initialize a variable for the Lists Web service.*/ ...
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SharePoint and WebService integration after migration

My scenario is: A 2010 environment that function as it should, with custom webparts. A 2013 environment where I did the migration from 2010. I extracted the farm-solutons from the 2010 environment ...
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SharePoint web services web site error Service Unavailable HTTP Error 503. The service is unavailable

I am working on SharePoint 2013 , and inside the IIS i have noted a question mark icon beside the "SharePoint Web Services" website, and when i browse the http & https , from IIS->select the ...
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File/folder access APIs for Office365?

I would like to access files/folders stored in an Office365 account, both read/write. What are the APIs I can use to do this? I am OK with modifying Office365 settings, or adding plugins to Office365 ...
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ExportWeb from sites.asmx still pending (1)

I'm doing an ExportWeb method through powershell from sites.asmx in SharePoint 2013, and the exportweb job is still pending, even after days. $uri = "http://sharepoint/_vti_bin/sites.asmx" $service = ...
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Which Web Services Can I Use From .NET or Java?

I am recently starting to use SharePoint, and one question is how can other web applications retrieve data from SharePoint 2010. Which web services can I use from either a .NET application or a Java ...
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Workflow getting Access denied when calling the rest web service call

I have followed the MSDN article to give app permission to the Workflow and added the app step in the Workflow with elevated privilege. Under this step, made a web service call to {web url}/_api/SP....
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Get version history of all items in a list

I'm looking for a way to get a list of all the status changes of every item in a SP2007 document library. I want to build some reports that show the average length of time a document spent in a given ...
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Find Zone ID of list view webpart remotely

How to find the ZoneID of a list view webpart remotely? We can use any means to get the information; CSOM, JSON, web services or hacks. But we cannot use server-side code. We can know any ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Exception “Unknown - Object reference not set to an instance of an object.” when uploading files with copy.asmx

When I try to upload files using copy.asmx (CopyIntoItems method), I get the error "Unknown - Object reference not set to an instance of an object." For me, even including <Fields> and <...
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Connect SharePoint List across different site collections

I have a Office 365 account with SharePoint Online. I would like to share on a public site a list hosted at another site collection. I've tried SOAP service following these posts: http://www....
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Cannot edit properties after overwriting file in a document library

I am (programmatically) overwriting a file in a document library after which none of the metadata fields can be edited either programmatically or manually: Edit Properties -> change something -> ...
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web services in Sharepoint

I want to host a web service in sharepoint 2013 to upload xml documents and then consume it. I know how to do it in a pure .Net web app, how can I host it in Sharepoint 2013? maybe is only a ...
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Perform a “real” data group by in SharePoint

I have a SharePoint list and an associated view with a group by and some column aggregation that generates some sum's. But when I queried the view through web services I quickly realized that the ...
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.NET SharePoint Web Service - 401 Unauthorized - Grant Access to Web Service User?

I'm trying to connect to a SharePoint list via a C# console application either using a functional ID or with the default credentials. Option 1: SpService.Credentials = CredentialCache....
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Authentication between SharePoint O365 and external OData web service

We are using SharePoint Online (O365) with ADFS. We are also building an on-premise OData web service to provide data into the cloud as an External Content Type. We understand generally how to use ...
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SharePoint Web Services Create Document Library with Custom Template

I am trying to create a new Document Library using the SharePoint Lists web service. I can create a generic Document Library using the below SOAP: <soapenv:Envelope xmlns:soapenv="http://schemas....
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Cannot access Sharepoint web part pages from client machines using SOAP connection - (401) Unauthorized error

I desperately need some help on this guys, We have a 'Pages' library where we have saved all our custom web part pages. Now, these pages (aspx) when invoked, connect to a web service that has some ...
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Web reference Lists.asmx is not working on SharePoint 2010?

We have a windows service that pulls the data from SharePoint. It is working just fine on the SharePoint 2007 environment however throws the below error on SharePoint 2010. Is there a quick fix? else ...
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List version limits client-side

Versioning can be defined the same way in UI in SP2013 and O365: How can we programmatically set these limits in SP2013 without server-side code? Server-side we would have SPList.MajorVersionLimit ...
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Pass permitters to web service to load Infopath 2010 form?

I have a request to designed infopath form to get data from externally running web servicer . In designed a form has 3 text boxes to user to enter 3 permitter that I can pass to web servicers to ...
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SharePoint Application Page Cannot Find web.config

I am developing a custom SharePoint Application page. This page has a button which calls a web service. I managed to get it to run just fine, and was also able to deploy it successfully. However, in ...
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sharepoint programmaticaly add list item under current user 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED))

Please help me. In our company, we developed an application under the Apple device to work with the company's internal services , including it in this application it is possible to send messages to ...
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How to consume external web services on SharePoint 2010

I'm trying to get data out from DB2 mainframe into SharePoint 2010. My Orz use common web services and one of the developers have given me the WSDL file that they have used before. I'm not sure how ...
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Using windows authentication in sharepoint 2013 configured for claims forms authentication

I am trying to access a SharePoint 2013 from axis2 webservice through a java application. The SharePoint 2013 is configured in both windows and claims authentication, now my code is like this ...
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Create ASMX Webservice on Sharepoint 2013

How can I write an ASMX Webservice on SharePoint 2013, for example http://Sample/myWebService.asmx??
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Issue with CopyIntoItems (SPServices) - only copy certain fields?

I am using SPServices's implementation of CopyIntoItems the following way: $().SPServices({ operation: "GetItem", Url: itemurl, async: false, ...
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Wait for completion of SP.RequestExecutor [duplicate]

I am using SP.RequestExecutor to add attachments to a list item. I followed Can't upload a non-text file to SharePoint App via REST API I need to wait the completation of the asynch call of ...
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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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BCS Question (changing data source of a web service)

We are going to be building a Web Service (on-premise) to connect our data to SharePoint online (o365) using BCS and OData. If we migrate our database from one location (in Oracle) to another (e.g. ...
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Render SharePoint 2010 web part inside iFrame (non SharePoint page)

I'm investigating the possibility to show a Web Part inside an iFrame - in a non SharePoint environment. We want to build an integration between a CRM sytem and SharePoint. We want to work with ...
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WCF service in SharePoint using HTTPS

I have a perfectly working wcf service deployed in ISAPI but it is only running in http. Can advise on what steps I need to perform to achieve that? I have already completed the steps for the ...
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How to configure SharePoint REST API to return JSON by default?

I'm using a 3rd party HTTP client to retrieve data from SharePoint. I want to get the result in JSON format. I know one method is to add the header "Accept": "application/json; odata=verbose" However,...
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Script to automatically import documents from a network share on a regular schedule

I am new to SharePoint development. I am trying automate the task of: Uploading documents from a network share to a SharePoint document library. The related metadata for each of the files also need ...