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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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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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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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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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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FormsService UploadFormTemplate Method throws Access denied error

I'm trying to programmatically upload an forms template from web application to Central admin. Basically i'm trying to perform "Upload Form Template" functionality in infopath forms services using the ...
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Infopath forms permissions

I am concerned about custom infopath forms and its permissions. If I am customizing a form for data entry in a list, there is a form for new, edit, view. Who can see those forms? The same permissions ...
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If I need to update the InfoPath's XML File in sharepoint? Is it possible to do it?

I'm very new at SharePoint, please forgive my stupid questions or mistake.... Currently I'm in the process of updating the SharePoint Server. I would like to update the InfoPath Form in SharePoint ...
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Uploading a InfoPath form shows as Upgrading as status for a long time

After uploading a form under manage form templates under central admin, i am getting the status as "Upgrading" for a day.. The form is not getting upgraded. All the application pools are running. ...
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Forms: Sharepoint or Infopath & SharePoint?

This is really more of a strategic question. My company is looking at electronic forms in SP2010 (running a mix of InfoPath 2007 & 2010). We currently run Office 2003 & MOSS2007 and run a ...
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InfoPath form editable to some people and read only to others?

Is it possible to have some controls in an InfoPath form editable to only a certain group of people and read only to everyone else?
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Different set of InfoPath form's Page View based on URL

Is it possible that one can enter a URL in a web browser that point to a certain page view for a web-based InfoPath 2007 form? (For SharePoint Server 2007) Scenario: A web-based InfoPath form that ...
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How to save/submit an InfoPath SharePoint 2010 Form library data into SQL database

I have an InfoPath form template created from a custom schema. This template is hosted in SharePoint 2010 InfoPath form library. I want to store the data in InfoPath form library so that I can use ...
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How do I close an InfoPath form page programmatically?

Is it possible to close an InfoPath form displayed in Forms Services via C#? I know I can close the form, but the actual InfoPath frame is still there. Is there anyway to kill the process from within ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 workflow: can't add a lookup column in a custom task process

In a Workflow I'm building with SPD, I want to use a custom task process. One of its field is "Category" which must be selected from a category list. I create a site lookup column to this category ...
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Nested Table in List

I want to create an application form which would allow the user to make multiple entries for the same set of columns (like a table) e.g. Name: XYZ Emp ID: nnnnnnnn "Shift Worked" ...
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How can I fix the broken “new item” link after deleting the InfoPath Form for a custom list?

I am using SharePoint Online which seems to be Microsoft's Software-as-a-Service delivery of SharePoint 2013. I have created three custom lists, one of which has 20 fields or so. Just to check it ...
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Infopath form spikes CPU when published

I have an infopath form I'm trying to publish and it causes the CPU usage to spike to 100% for over 10 minutes or until I kill the process. The form isn't overly complicated as it just has 3 ...
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Infopath Multiple-Selection list's Item Changed Event is not working in web browser

I have an infopath form applied to a Form Library in my sharepoint site which have managed code. In that form I use a Multiple-Selection list in a section that shows items (documents) from a ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Display formatted Rich text in browser based infopath form 2010

I have a Custom Sharepoint List which has a column of type "Enhanced rich text (Rich text with pictures, tables, and hyperlinks). I have done some formatting to the values like making some text Bold, ...
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Add repeating table when user submits?

I am using InfoPath and SharePoint, I have a question about a comment section and a repeating table. What I want to be able to happen is that once the comments are submitted a repeating table is added ...
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Deploying InfoPathForm to Web

I deploy a Infopath form to my SiteCollection with a Module. When i want to deploy my solution i get following error: An object of the type ...
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SOAP Web Service data connection need to be “refresh” every X minutes in order to retrieve external data

I have a InfoPath 2007 form that always give me the following errors after a certain period of time. Some external data was not retrieved. The form will load without the requested data. The ...
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Restrict that only one person or one group is selected in a person/group picker in infopath 2007 form

Is there a way to restrict that only one person or one group is selected in a person/group picker field for a web-based InfoPath 2007 form? Example: There is a web-based InfoPath form with one ...
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Auto-retrieve the email address of user in the Person/Group Picker of InfoPath 2007

Is it possible for a web-based InfoPath 2007 form to auto-retrieve the email address of a user and display on a text field after the end-user had select it in the Person/Group Picker? (For SharePoint ...
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Set some InfoPath 2007 form column to be edit-able in SharePoint Designer 2007

How do we set some column to be editable and some not editable for InfoPath 2007 form column in SharePoint Designer 2007? Details: Suppose there is a InfoPath 2007 Form library that contain 3 fields ...
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InfoPath Forms Services installed but not configurable

I want to build a InfoPath form which works with a SharePoint Workflow but the Problem is, if i'm trying to establish a connection between the InfoPath Designer and my SharePoint 2010 Instance i get ...
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infopath form submit error not getting logged

What is it that would cause no error message to be logged if the form fails to submit? I have a form that has custom submit code written and at times fails on submit. It gives a correlation id which ...
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InfoPath forms not working when ViewFormPagesLockDown enabled

We have an internet facing, SharePoint 2010, Publishing Site that is accessible to anonymous users. On this site, we have some InfoPath 2010 List forms, exposed using the InfoPath Form Web Part, that ...
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username() does not always resolve in InfoPath form [closed]

I have a test box in my InfoPath form which is set to open in a browser. The value of the textbox is set to the username() formula. When I create a new form, the username() formula evaluates to the ...
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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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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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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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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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InfoPath form loading web service on load

I'm using SharePoint 2010 and Form Services. I have an InfoPath (IP) form which calls a web service. This web service is relative to the current server, actually it's a feature I created. I set the ...
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How is this form created in SharePoint 2010?

How does one build an interactive form like this in SharePoint 2010? Also, how do you have it so you can add multiple "Risk Owners" for example to the main record. Thanks!
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Best way to validate infopath form - specific scenario

I have this infopath form with 8 fields named: Field1 Field2 Field3 Field4 etc. How should I go to validate the form in a way that I cannot have duplicate values on those fields. I cannot use ...
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What does the error message “The source query parameter is not valid” mean?

I have an InfoPath form I am publishing to a SharePoint forms library. It is actually a copy of a form that I am trying to modify slightly and deploy in another location. The form has several views ...
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cannot create list item error: Throttled:Query exceeds lookup column threshold.

This doesn't happen for me (I'm admin) but it does happen for one of my hierarchy owners. He tries to create a form and gets an error, the log shows Throttled:Query exceeds lookup column threshold. ...
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Can an InfoPath 2010 form be built from an existing content type

I have several custom content types defined in a site collection defined as a hub. These content types have been published and I have some other sites that use these content types. I would like to ...
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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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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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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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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 ...