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Context : I was trying to use UpdateListItems to write some html textbox data into a custom list. The list "Cabinet" contains 13 columns and has already a line of data, only the first column "name" is required.

Problem : My script can capture the form data, but can not update list, nothing appear in the list.

$(document).ready(function () {


$("#send").click(function () {
    var name = $("#name").val();
    var description = $("#description").val();

    CreateNewItem(name,description);
    return false;
}); });

function CreateNewItem(name, description) {
$().SPServices({
    operation: "UpdateListItems",
    async: false,
    batchCmd: "New",
    listName: "Cabinet",
    valuepairs: [["name", name], ["description", description]],
    completefunc: function (xData, Status) {
        window.status = status;
        window.alert(name+description);
        
    }
});}

When using SPDebugXMLHttpResult to catch the error, I got:

ErrorCode 0x80004005

ErrorText Cannot complete this action. Please try again.

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2 Answers 2

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Looks like issue with the internal name, please confirm the column internal name.

try with may be "name" columns internal name, this can be default "Title"

valuepairs:[["Title",name], ["description", description]]

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It is actually a pretty nooby problem, I changed the display name of fields to static name and that works perfectly. Thanks for the community help and hope this answer could be helpful for the others.

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  • You should accept Anuja's answer as correct, since he's the one who pointed out that you needed to use the internal name.
    – Erin L
    Commented Jul 19, 2016 at 15:42

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