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Using Views with Services

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    Building Web Services with Drupal 7.
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    Using Views with Services.
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    JOE SHINDELAR: It's pretty rare these days that anyone builds even
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    the simplest of Drupal websites without using the Views module.
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    And the list of data and relationships we create with Views
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    are often just as important as the nodes themselves
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    to our application.
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    So it's reasonable to want to be able to access
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    those Views via our Web Services API.
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    Enter the Views Services Module, a module

Using Views with Services


Security note: As of Services Views 7.x-1.3 it is recommend that you only use the module to create services using the "Services" display method described in the 2nd 1/2 of this video. You can read more about this change here.

All the power of views made available to your API. Really, what else is there to say? In this lesson Joe walks through installation and basic configuration of the services views module which provides the ability to expose views as resources via the services module.

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