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

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Help converting XmlNode to DataSet/DataTable, from SharePoint Web Services, Lists.asmx

This is my first post here, but used this site a lot :) My question is how I can convert an XmlNode, obtained through the Lists.asmx SharePoint web service, to a DataSet / DataTable. The reason I ...
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Retrieve all content from a web and it's sub webs using web services

I am trying to retrieve the content of a SharePoint database, i.e. the subwebs and corresponding Pages lists, using the available SharePoint 2010 Web Services. I can get a collection of all the ...
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How to write queryXml to search out “88X211.doc” using keyword “211”?

I try to use following codes, but it does not work. Results is Status=ERROR_NO_RESULTS_FOUND Total count =null. If I use "88x211", I can get the right result. How to write queryXml to search out ...
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Windows 8 App using COM dlls of Sharepoint gives error “Cannot resolve Assembly or Windows Metadata file 'System.Web.Services.dll'”?

I have created a sample app using Windows 8 C# XAML to get site info of SharePoint 2010 using COM Dlls. I have added reference of: C:\Program Files\Common Files\microsoft shared\SharePoint ...
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SiteData.GetSite not returning URL details

I use following web service to get sites in a SharePoint server. Web Service: SiteData Web Reference: http:///_vti_bin/SiteData.asmx POST /_vti_bin/sitedata.asmx HTTP/1.1 Host: sharepoint ...
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SharePoint web service calling jaxrs (2013)

I'm using Java and trying to call my jaxrs from SharePoint's web service. Is there anyone who got a guide how to do this or can explain in steps how to accomplish this? I'm calling my jaxrs but ...
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Send metadata from a file in document library to web service in Java (SharePoint 2013)

I have a file in my document library. The task is to send the file's metadata to a web service where I can perform other jobs. Is it possible to do this? Perhaps with SharePoint Designer, or any ...
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Call a POST web method through a Workflow 2013

I'm trying to call an external web method via POST request during the execution of one of my workflows. I set up the dictionary for the headers (I specify Host, Content-Lenght, Content-Type and ...
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How to install and configure Sharepoint server 2010 in a workgroup

We are a team of 50 people and we are working in a workgroup (NO Active directory) connected via LAN. We are looking for an alternative for Google docs. I researched and found that we can use office ...
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Used Workflows Recklessly; Need to Restore Former Speed

I strongly suspect I am not following best practices with SharePoint 2013 and its workflows, so just hear me out. In order to make correction of data of a extremely big list easier (and also to ...
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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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Exception occurred while connecting to wcf endpoint

I get very strange exception: "exception occured while connecting to wcf endpoint. Access denied" Only when I go to any Document Library. I have logged as Administrator and I have added ...
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List getListItems WebService SOAP to return folder contents not working

Its not working for me, I tried everything and Iam really confused: This is my soap request : <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <soap12:Envelope ...
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How to get server datetime without postback using JSOM or services

My application page may be long time without reloading, and user changed system date and time. And I need to know datetime from server, not from client.
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Set taxonomy field value by web

I am struggling to update a taxonomy field value using a custom web service. I have the following code, running in a console application, but failing by web service. TaxonomyField addressFld = ...
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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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Project Server Web Service Issue

I am trying to import SharePoint list data into Project Server via the instructions and code here: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee460779(v=office.12).aspx I have built out all of the ...
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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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UpdateListItems throws “Cannot access a closed Stream.”

I have been trying to find out the issue faced for some documents while uploading in libraries using list.asmx service in web application. The steps i follow: Uploads document using copy service. ...
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Getting back-end data and displaying it in the client

My SP Admin level is strong. My SP dev level is beginner. I know some JavaScript. What is the best method of bringing Server and Farm information from the back-end to the client-side? For example, ...
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How to use HttpSend activity in 2013 workflow

I'm trying to call a .Net (asmx) web service that takes a UTC date and returns the local date. An input to the web service could look like this: 2015-04-30T23:00:00Z The output from this call will ...
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How to create a folder in Sharepoint using Java and RESTFul API?

This is my Sharepoint site http://sp2k13/sites/ifsp/ and I would like to create a folder using Sharepoint RESTFul API with Java. I have already gone through Working with folders and files with REST ...
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System.Data.Linq the given assembly name or code base was invalid

I have a webservice in my sharepoint site which uses System.Data.Linq to add some data to the database. If I make a call to this webservice, I get the following error: The given assembly name or ...
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Listing all checked out files

As a site administrator I have to list all checked out files in the site collection. Looking at the DB is looks like the tp_CheckoutUserId field in AllUserData might be a key to this query. Is it ...
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How to create new External Content Type on SharePoint Designer

I'm trying to create a new External Content Type on Sharepint Designer , but where I try to insert the web services wisdom into the "New Connection -> WCF Connection " I get the following error: ...
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Add New List Item with SPServices anonymously

I have an HTML5 + jQuery application with a built in contact form that I wanted to hook into Sharepoint, and Lists seemed an ideal way to do that. I used the jQuery library SPServices to get this up ...
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Authentication using Web Services and BPOS

The SOAP web service API for SharePoint is documented by Microsoft, however there is no explicit mention of BPOS / Office 365 / Microsoft's cloud offering. Google isn't helping much, so I thought I'd ...
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Create TreeView C# for Office 365

I am currently building an Outlook Addin which enables users to save E-mails directly into SharePoint Online. but before the E-mails get saved, they Need to be prompted by a Windows which has a ...
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Bringing back fields by internal name in SharePoint REST

Let's say I have the query: http://thisbox/_api/lists/getbytitle('ThisList')/items?$select=* But instead of "*" for selecting fields, I have a list of Field Internal Names and/or GUID's. I'd like ...
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REST API In SharePoint 2013 Uploading and Setting a Property

I am currently in the process of trying to upload a file from using SharePoint 2013 Restful Service as well as setting the fields in the same document library at the same time. I have had success ...
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Infopath form cannot call GetUserProfileByName in Office 365?

I'm running into the known issue (!?) that an Infopath form in office 365 cannot call the GetUserProfileByName method because of loopback So how can my form determine, say, the Office or Manager ...
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Working with documents in a Site in Sharepoint

I need to get a list of Files uploaded in a Site in Sharepoint and then update the files with setting some additional metadata. I used the Lists.asmx Soap Services before and they were working for ...
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Error, while trying to access the webservices from InfoPath form

I am getting the following error while trying to access a custom webservice from an InfoPath form to fetch some data. I have already gone through the actions described in the error message, but the ...
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Reorder Sharepoint content type fields programmatically

How to set order of content type fields in Create and Edit form via C# SharePoint 2010 Client Object Model or Sharepoint 2010 Web Services?
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Call external webservice from share point 2010 foundation

Is it possible, to call external SOAP web service from SharePoint list? Webservice method should take list item field values as parameters, and then update list item fields by returning values. ...
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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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Authenticate Web Services with currently logged in users credentials

I have a Sharepoint solution that uses the Security and Resources ASMX web services. I'm currently using the hard-coded way of authenticating these services, but I want to implement a more universal ...
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Is it ok to edit directly .aspx pages on a SharePoint site?

Let's suppose I want to have a "clean" html page with just some javascript scripts using jQuery, interacting with SharePoint via web services. In order to do this, I create a new page (say test.aspx) ...
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Create an item with REST API from workflow - Sharepoint 2013

The main idea of this is to create an item from workflow in another list which is located on different site collection. So i though if its possible to create an item in list with REST API trough the ...
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Server error in Sharepoint newsfeed 2013 when uploading image

Whenever i upload any image in share point 2013 newsfeed , the rest api for getting newsfeed(http://siteurl/_api/social.feed/my/news), it returns me "Request Error". Can anyone help ?
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Adding terms to a document

I want to use Web services to add Terms to a document in Sharepoint. I have already explored the TaxonomyClientService but it doesnt have any ways in which I can attach terms to a document.
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Creating a new project in Microsoft Project with custom fields using web services

I've been trying unsuccessfully for the last week or so to successfully create a new project from web services and I believe the main problem that I've been running into is that one of the required ...
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Does ErrorCode 0x00000000 in UpdateListItems Response means it success

After doing an Update opertaion with UpdateListItems method of Lists WebServices, I am getting following response <Results xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/soap/"> <Result ...
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There was no endpoint listening

I am trying to interact with an SharePoint Server 2010 using webservice call, which belong to one of my customer. When I make a webservice call to a subsite ...
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People Service ResolvePrincipals does not resolve SharePoint groups when the PrincipalType is All and SharePoint is using claims based authentication

I'm updating some legacy code which relies on the People service. SharePoint groups do not resolve on a webapplication in SP2013 with the authentication provider set to Claims Based Authentication ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 WebService and SSO C#

I have a SharePoint 2013 WebService and want to use SSO (Single Sign On). The service has been deployed in IIS 15 hive and converted to an application. Then I configured web.config ...
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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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Access Token (Java) [duplicate]

How do you get Access Token using REST? I'm trying to upload a folder in my Document Library using REST but it requires a Access Token in the header. Here is the code: public void ...
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Createdby managed property

I need to get the Created By field of a document library item. I am using the search web services of SP2010, but I do not know which managed property use to get that kind of information. I tried ...