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Infopath People Picker AccountID from data connection only once

I have an InfoPath form for list a, there is a dropdown/lookup column from list b. When the dropdown value changes it uses a data connection to pull in columns from list b and populate some fields ...
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Link to file in a SharePoint Linked Data Connection Library

I created a linked data connection for 3 libraries in SharePoint. When I open the data connection, I see all the content from the libraries but I am not able to click on the file to open it. How do I ...
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SharePoint 2013 and ReportingServices2010 CreateDataSource Example

Can anybody help me with how to use CreateDataSource with SharePoint 2013 to Create a Data Connection in C# code?
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How to resolve error creating universal data connection file (.udcx)?

Trying to follow along to create a Data Connection Library http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/ms772101(v=office.14).aspx but run into the following error: The specified location does ...
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Encryption of connection string in Web.Config to separate SQL Server

Server One: OS Windows Server 2008 + MS SharePoint 2010; Server Two: OS Windows Server 2008 + MS SQL Server 2008 I need to encrypt the connection string in web.config on Server One to connect to ...
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'Select a measure:' stuck on 'Loading…' in Dashboard Designer KPI Dimensional Data Source Mapping

I am trying to create a KPI in Dashboard Designer, but am getting a timeout. I have been doing this for a while on my site; this is not the first. I haven't had this problem before. I created a new ...
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InfoPath 2013 data connection error message

A developer has created an InfoPath form (Designer 2013), the form has some custom code behind the scenes, it also has 2 drop down option boxes that connect to a list on a SharePoint 2013 site. When ...
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SharePoint 2013 Excel Services & External Data Refresh Failed

I need advice how I can fix problem with Excel external data connection. I have an excel file, which have connection to SSAS. Excel file "refresh all" works fine if I download it out from SharePoint. ...
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Infopath 2013 - Cant Use Data connection (Get data from sql )

I build a simple list and customize the new form in infopath. then I add new data connection and check receive data then select database and table (specially I add a table that have 10 row data) So I ...
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Cannot retrieve all items from large SharePoint list via Excel data connection

I have a large SharePoint 2010 list (~60,000 items) in which the list view threshold has been turned off. Recently, we've encountered the problem that exporting the list to Excel only yields a subset ...
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Data Connection Library app is missing in SharePoint 2013

I am trying to create a Data Connection library in SharePoint 2013 (for use with InfoPath) but the Data Connection Library app does not appear in the list of available apps. I have already enabled ...
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Submit fields in an InfoPath form to multiple lists

I would like to create an InfoPath form that submits two fields to one list, and two fields to another list. Could I use a button with rules that bind to multiple data connections and then promote ...
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How do I create a data connection library on a SharePoint 2013 site?

I am trying to create InfoPath forms based on data connections rather than directly against a list but I am unable to find out how to create the library for storing the connections. I found this ...
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Data Connection Library Event 6932

I am having the worst time connecting to the web service to call in the UserName variable for use in my InfoPath 2007 form. I can do it from a code behind, and want to be able to use this option as ...
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Auto-Set a Sharepoint list field upon submittal of a form

I created an Infopath form and would like to have a particular field to be set to some default value every time this form is submitted (the field is not shown on the form, user should not have to ...
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MS InfoPath throws connection error when trying to lookup a list in “Preview” mode

For some time I've been highly annoyed with the data connection errors I receive when trying to preview my InfoPath forms. I had to publish the form before I could see my lookup list working ...
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Basic setup for InfoPath 2010 Person/Group picker

After configuring a Person/Group picker in InfoPath 2010 I couldn't get the "Filler" version of the form (client enabled, not web enabled) to successfully pull names from Active Directory. I thought ...
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a separate site for a Sharepoint data connection library - why?

Step 1 of procedure "To create a SharePoint Data Connection Library" in msdn article How to: Create and Use a Data Connection Library tells: "1. Browse to an SharePoint Server 2010 site on which you ...
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Data Connection Library Type is Missing in Sharepoint 2010

I have Sharepoint 2010 Foundation installed in Windows 7 Professional(64 bit). Now I noticed that Data Connection Library type is missing in library templates. Do I have to make any changes in my ...
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Slow data connection in one form

We have an issue in one form where when a data connection is pulled in there is an unbearable load time (at least 5 minutes!). This was singled out by stopping the connection on load and having the ...
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PerformancePoint Dashboard Designer - New Excel Services data source

I'm trying to connect a published Excel workbook as a data source in PerformancePoint Designer, but I'm unable to do so. Here's what I'm doing: In PPDD, on the Create tab, I click Data Source. I pick ...
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Sharepoint deployment scenario with absolute urls involved

I currently have dozens of Excel workbooks being displayed in Excel services on our development Sharepoint server. The workbooks are setup to use an .ODC connection file which is hosted in a trusted ...
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How do I work with data connections programmatically?

How to create/update/read data connections in a SharePoint data connection library?