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I am trying to connect to SharePoint from my Java code. Below is the code I am using,

 NtlmAuthenticator credentials = new NtlmAuthenticator("DOMAIN", "username", "password");
 // Initialize proxy settings
 HttpProxy httpProxy = new HttpProxy("myProxyServer.com", 8888);
 // Connect to Sharepoint
 SPSite instance = new SPSite(new URL("https://www.server.com/"), credentials, httpProxy, true, SPVersion.SP2013);
// Get root web instance
 SPWeb rootWeb = instance.getRootWeb();
 // Get list of all lists and document libraries from root web
  List<SPList> lists = rootWeb.getLists();

However I am not able to connect. Also i am not getting what to pass for the proxy field.

Can you please help me?

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I see you use the java-sharepoint-library: https://code.google.com/p/java-sharepoint-library/

if you check the source you'll see there are several constructors for a SPSite:

https://code.google.com/p/java-sharepoint-library/source/browse/trunk/src/main/java/org/korecky/sharepoint/SPSite.java

make sure which one you need. If you don't have a proxy simply do

HttpProxy httpProxy = null;

and if you do have one, ask your admin for it.

you actually do everything right. Make sure you have the right domain, credentials and url to your SP site.

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You can to use the following approach:

import java.net.Authenticator;
import java.net.PasswordAuthentication;

public class SimpleAuthenticator extends Authenticator {

  private final String username;
  private final char[] password;

  public SimpleAuthenticator(final String username, final String password) {
    super();
    this.username = new String(username);
    this.password = password.toCharArray();
  }

@Override

public PasswordAuthentication getPasswordAuthentication() {
    return (new PasswordAuthentication (username, password));
  }
}

//Use class in main //

SimpleAuthenticator authenticator = new SimpleAuthenticator(username, password);
Authenticator.setDefault(authenticator);


public class SPClient {

  private static String username = "your sharepoint username";
  private static String password = "your sharepoinnt password";
  private static String BasesharepointUrl = "https://mysharepoint.com/Book Names";
  private static ListsSoap listsoapstub;
  private static VersionsSoap versionssoapstub;
  private static CopySoap copysoapstub;

  private static SharePointClient getInstance(){
      return(new SharePointClient());
  }
  public static void main(String[] args) {
      try {

          NtlmAuthenticator authenticator = new NtlmAuthenticator(username, password);
          Authenticator.setDefault(authenticator);

          //Authenticating and Opening the SOAP port of the Copy Web Service
          listsoapstub = SharePointClient.getSPListSoapStub(username, password, BasesharepointUrl);

          // Displays the lists items in the console
          SharePointClient.displaySharePointList();

      } catch (Exception ex) {
          ex.printStackTrace();
          System.err.println(ex);
      }
  }

Original Post: http://blog.ashwani.co.in/blog/2013-07-28/connect-and-access-sharepoint-webservice-from-java/

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