Forms Services is a component of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 (Enterprise version only) which allows Microsoft Office InfoPath forms to be hosted in a SharePoint web site and serve them using a browser based interface. InfoPath facilitates wider access to business forms, simplifies forms ...

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what does nullreferenceexception mean in my sharepoint log - my infopath form won't “submit” anymore

I tweaked my infopath form by taking out a Lookup field that i no longer needed, and deleting the Data Connection, and now i can no longer submit my form. I get this error: The SOAP response ...
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Alternatives for allowing database connection from browser-based web form

I know that it's impossible to connect directly from a browser-based infopath form to a database unless it's made through a web service. I wonder what alternatives or workarounds are in order to ...
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InfoPath Form Services Publish: “The SOAP message cannot be parsed”

We are trying to publish a basic InfoPath Forms Services form for list with a very large number of columns - we think this might be the problem, but not sure. Here is the publish error: "The SOAP ...
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InfoPath form published into a Content Type Hub doesn't load in web browser in consuming libraries

We are deploying several content types to an organisation via the Content Type Hub functionality of the Managed Metadata Service in SharePoint 2010. Our main focus at the moment is Project Server and ...
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How to Display Uploaded Document Link to View/Download in InfoPath Form?

Hello I am new to Infopath! I have Two Share point Lists: 1. ClientList(ClientID,ClientName,Title,ID) 2. ClientDocuments(DocumentID,RelatedClient,DocumentName,Title,ID etc) RelatedClient field has ...
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How to Bind textbox/ListBox from one List with depending on other Dropdownlist populated with Another Sharepoint list in InfoPath?

I have a DropDownList which is populated with One SharePointList in INFOPATH DESIGNER and the value for other textboxes are filled depending on this DropDownList Selected Value using Rules & ...
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Force SharePoint InfoPath content type to open through browser, not pop out InfoPath

When I: create a form in InfoPath designer publish it as a new content type to my FormTemplates folder Go into my Forms Library and add from existing content types this content type It allows me to ...
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InfoPath Decimal Field Not Maintaining Decimal Preceding in SharePoint Library

Here is what I have done. I have created one new blank InfoPath Form and added (for example) 3 fields, say A1, B1, C1. A1 = Decimal Field = Decimal Preceding : Auto B1 = Decimal Field = Decimal ...
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Change name of infopath form

We have a bunch of archived reports in a document library which are linked to an Info path template. That template has become corrupted but luckily we have a working copy of this in a backup folder. ...
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InfoPath Forms Services - ComboBox Type-Ahead Not Working

We have a simple list with a Lookup to another list on a single-line-of-text field. I customise the form with InfoPath and change the drop-down-list to Combo Box. I set the List ID as the Value and ...
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InfoPath, Rest Service and https

I am having trouble adding a InfoPath data connection to the SharePoint web services in an extranet environment. It worked fine in the internal (non-https) test environment. "InfoPath could not open ...
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changing default search result

We have a form library that contains our servers information. When someone is looking for some server form through the search feature, the metadata in the result set always references the person who ...
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How to Pass User Identity from Infopath 2010 to WCF Service in Claims Auth Mode

We have a claims based web application to use forms based authentication. I know InfoPath Forms Service has limitations with claims based authentication, but is there any work around to pass the ...
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auto populating infopath forms from SQL Server Database

We are using Infopath Forms to store and manage our server documentation. A lot of the information there is already drawn from the devices (memory, CPU, network adapters etc), and stored in a separate ...
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Error adding file to InfoPath form that is browser enabled in SharePoint

I am having an issue with my "add file" control in InfoPath. When I preview the InfoPath form it works fine; however, when I publish the form to the SharePoint site (browser enabled) I get an error ...
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Hiding buttons on an infopath printout

Just curious whether there is a way to hide buttons/other elements on an infopath 2010 form so that that don't appear on the print preview/ printout. TIA
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Sending mail with link that will open in popup

I want to send a hyperlink which on clicked will open in a popup window using sputility.sendemail().
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Workflow to copy data from a Rich Text Field to a Text Field (Multi-line)

I tried using a workflow that will copy data from a rich text field to a text field (with multi-line enabled) in a online-based infopath form but without success. Are there other ways to do that?
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Is there a way to create cascading dropdown without using list?

I want to know is there a way to create a cascading dropdown menu in sharepoint without using a list.
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How do I get an InfoPath 2010 form deployed with a WSP to work in a sub-site collection?

What I currently have is a SharePoint 2010 project that I have successfully deploying an InfoPath Browser Form (Full Trust) content type and associating it with library instances. This is working ...
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Date picker show format differently when publish as a web-based form in SharePoint Library

I have a Infopath form that contain a date picker. I set the date picker's date format to be 'DD/MM/YYYY'. When I preview the Infopath form, the date format is correctly displayed. However, when I ...
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Why Would Browser-Enabled InfoPath Form Error On Closing In An IFrame?

I’ve observed that when a browser-enabled InfoPath form is viewed in an IFrame on a site (other than the hosting SharePoint site), it does not "close" nor return to the Library view when clicking a ...
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Sorting content from a SharePoint list in an Infopath Form (2007)

Important note: Version used is Infopath 2007 ans MOSS Enterprise (2007) with Enterprise features activated. We have a form were you have to select a value. (Location) Based on that value, you will ...
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publish infopath listform to sharepoint multiple site's list

I have one site collection that having two subwebs: i.e web1,web2 both webs having one Test custom list.i have open Test list and using Customize Form tab into list setting of Ribbon. than i publish ...
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How do I send an email when a value has been changed?

I have an InfoPath web based form that has a few email addresses set up in different sections of the form. I want the Submit action to send an email to the changed email address only and not all. Is ...
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Edit All SharePoint Forms View

Is that possible to edit all SharePoint Forms (View, Edit, New) to get something like this: Label and Input as a row If it is possible, how can i do that ? Do i need to change the ...
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Can InfoPath forms have multiple code-behind files?

I've recently been doing support work for few solutions built with browser-based InfoPath forms. And all of the solutions have had a large amount of customization using code-behind. So far I've only ...
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Access error publishing InfoPath form to Forms Services

I am trying to publish an InfoPath form to a SharePoint form library, but I am running into problems. Immediately after clicking the Next button in the Publishing Wizard, I receive "You are not ...
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Why my recent changes in infopath form does not show in the browser?

I made some changes in my browser enabled, full trust infopath form in visual studio 2008. I successfully published it as xsn file. Then I use central administration tool to add this form again. I ...
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Column showing only one option in Infopath 2007

I have created one choice column (name: update status) with 5 choices inside the form library in sharepoint 2007. In Infopath 2007, in dropdrop list box (list box entries) I entered "Look up values ...
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How is Infopath 2010 “Sharepoint List Form” different from “Web Browser Form” and other form types?

If to create a new Sharepoint list, browse to it and click on ribbon a violet button with Infopath logo "Customize Form", one can edit fRom Infopath Designer a fOrm used for updating/editing and ...
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How to report bugs, give suggestions and feedback on Sharepoint, SPD, Infopath?

I am continuously bumping against annoying bugs (and/or inconveniencies "by design") in Sharepoint Server 2010, its related tools and services like: Infopath Designer 2010, Microsoft Sharepoint ...
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Limit number of form submissions

Is there anyway to limit the number of times a user can submit a form within sharepoint 2010 using a form created by infopath 2010? I have a workflow that I am trying to implement this into. We are ...
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Infopath form flicker on lost focus of html field

I have an custom InfoPath new form for a custom list. The last field of my form is a rich text. When the focus is lost on this field, the browser seems to postback the data and this make the form ...
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Bind Lookup Column with External Site's List in Infopath Form 2010

Is this possible to bind datasource with dropdownlist of lookup column in Infopath form. Means in my case : i have one subsite : http://www.contoso.com/Marketing/Combraign in this site having one ...
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Custom .XSN and Enterprise Licensing needed?

if I develop a custom .XSN (InfoPath Form Template) can I store in SharePoint and provide a custom application page that leverages the XmlFormView to render out a browser enabled form WITHOUT the need ...
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How to ensure that Infopath 2010 is in online mode?

Tried to search internet but could not find it. I was given Infopath (.xsn) form which I open from file system and get: "The query cannot be run for the following DataObject: Region InfoPath ...
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Locked Row in database for key on Infopath Submission for Contribute Permission + below w/ Custom Event Reciever (ItemUpdating)

Basic Rundown of Process: I am creating a Process wherein an InfoPath form is Submitted to a Library, certain managers will then have the ability to change a drop-down to either Approved or Rejected, ...
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InfoPath form calculations work in client but not in browser

I have an InfoPath 2010 form that needs to be deployed via SharePoint forms services in Internet Explorer. The form contains some calculations that should update whenever a field is changed. The ...
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This form template is not currently browser-enabled. It must either be republished as a browser-enabled form,

I have the following error when accessing a web-based InfoPath form. This form template is not currently browser-enabled. It must either be republished as a browser-enabled form, or opened using ...
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Message: Rules and code will not run on changes made outside the form

I receive the following message - "Rules and code will not run on changes made outside the form." when I check the checkbox for "Allow users to edit data in this field by using a datasheet or ...
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Error when deploying InfoPath web-enabled form (custom code in the form cannot be run)

I am getting the following error when trying to create a new InfoPath form from a forms library: The custom code in the form cannot be run. This functionality may be deactivated on the server. ...
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Cannot republish a InfoPath form after a migration

I'm working on a migration project from SP 2007 to SP2010. I use a standard Mount-SPContentDatabase approach to perform the upgrade. I have an issue with a form library. After the upgrade, I want to ...
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How to Display Created By Field in InfoPath

I am using InfoPath to create a custom form on the SP2010 list. When the "created by" field is dropped on the design surface it uses a picker control. How do you go about using a Textbox control to ...
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SP Approval Workflow error when publishing

I have developed an Approval Workflow in Visio and imported into SharePoint Designer. After I finished with the configurations of WF in SPD, I have attempted to publish. Each time I have received an ...
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HTML Tags in Dropdown list - Browser based infopath forms

I have a browser based infopath form with dropdown list and the list is populated with values from a SharePoint List(using Data Connections) that contains two columns title and Body(Rich text field ...
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Turn off SharePoint Error Messages

Is there a way to turn off error messages, that are returned from InfoPath forms either having invalid data, or permissions. Here is a picture of them. I would perfer for the form to just not ...
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Possible to use createNewDocumentWithRedirect to redirect to a web based Infopath form?

We create a link to a InfoPath client-based form (meaning that the form is open at the client machine which have infopath installed.) by using the following source code inside a Content Editor web ...
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Multiple content types in a single library - sharing columns

I have built a simple expense claims feature into a sharepoint site using infopath. All works fine, but we wish to expand this to handle multiple types of claim, each having it's own form, travel ...
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SharePoint URL pointing to a InfoPath with variables in the URL

I have a question as follows: I need a SharePoint URL that contain something like this: http://sharepoint.com/subsite/feedback.aspx?name="Mary Rose" whereby the URL contain a variable called "Mary ...