SharePoint Excel Services ApiInvalidArgument – Invalid value to argument: {0}

In this post, you’ll learn about the error message “ApiInvalidArgument – Invalid value to argument: {0}” that you usually receive when working eith the Excel Services in SharePoint.

When working with SharePoint Excel Services, there are error codes that are generated in the SOAP exception when the errors occur in the Excel Services. You can use the SubCode property that is available in the SoapException class to identity these error codes and troubleshoot the issue.

Error Message

ApiInvalidArgument – Invalid value to argument: {0}

Reason for the Error

An invalid value for an argument was passed into the API call.
0 = name of the argument. Its value is invalid.


Use a valid value for the argument.