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Creating new List Item with Lookup, Owner and DateTime fields WebService

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 14, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint


I've created a function that creates a List Item, given a bunch of values (Using the WebService). This works fine when I try to populate plain text fiels. But in the list item there are a few picklists and an owner field. When I try to populate these, I get no error but the new record is not created:

      //batch.SetAttribute("OnError", "Continue");
      batch.SetAttribute("ListVersion", "1");
      batch.SetAttribute("ViewName", "");

      batch.InnerXml =
        "<Method ID='1' Cmd='New'>" +
        " <Field Name='ID'>New</Field>" +
        " <Field Name='Title'>" + title + "</Field>" +
        " <Field Name='Owner'>" + owner + "</Field>" +
        " <Field Name='Status'

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