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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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 ...
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My browser enabled Infopath form does not open in my browser

We have created a simple form in Infopath and have published it in a new library on our Sharepoint site. When we navigate to the library and click "Add Document" we get an error saying: This form ...
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Do it right the first time > Infopath Info

Okay, I have seen many variation of infopath form designing method. From SP list > directly design a form (bad idea for deploying to multiple sites or farm). What is the good approach to utilize in ...
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Form load options in Infopath designer 2007

In Infopath designer 2007, where do I find “Form Load” Options (like the one which is present in Data connections in infopath designer 2010). please Indicate the location.
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Some submit options not taking effect after submitting form

My form is successfully submitting to the Form library I have setup, but no success and failure messages are being displayed. In addition, despite the "after submit" action set to Create a new, blank ...
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System.Net.WebException: The remote server returned an error: (401) Unauthorized

Here is my Scenario : Its for SharePoint 2007 environment I have a Form Library where the InfoPath form with Managed code is deployed. I have a Custom approval Workflow attached to this form. the ...
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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 admin approved forms at Site Collection level

I have created an Infopath Form which has some custom C# Code written. Since this form contains code it has to be an admin approved form and hence I need to go to central admin -> upload template and ...
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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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InfoPath Form Library Form in Web Part

How can I get an existing form library form (that is, one that has already been submitted) to display in a info path web part? For form library forms, as distinct from list forms, I can only seem to ...
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InfoPath Can't Connect To SharePoint 2010 Server (Enterprise)

I am running a SharePoint 2010 enterprise server. A few months ago I had working InfoPath integration however we weren't sure we'd have the CALS to go live with it so I disabled the Enterprise Site ...
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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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Sharepoint 2010 - Infopath form 2010 deployment

An InfoPath form template can be published into SharePoint as Form Library Site Content type Administrator approved form template I have found lot of examples on how to deploy "Administrator ...
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Add new fields to an existing InfoPath and also fill in the newly added fields

I have an existing Infopath form in Sharepoint and they all have data in those forms. I'm able to update the new fields I add to the Infopath in SharePoint. Now one of my problems I have is: Those ...
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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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Choose specific item from sharepoint list as default value?

In SharePoint I have a list full of people from AD with a Name (presence). I have another drop down menu with different items, so based on this drop down menu I want to be able to specify who should ...
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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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Error in GetUserProfileByName (after August Update)

Last Friday I installed August Update on my SharePoint Server 2010. In my InfoPath form I get current user account by SOAP request (GetUserProfileByName). In Connection settings filed "Parameter - ...
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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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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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Validation, when using code to submit an Infopath 2010 form

I have a fairly complex infopath 2010 browser form (Being used to process expense claims) that is using code to perform the submission rather than a rule. The initial submit uses code as it needs to ...
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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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SharePoint Server with Infopath, submit a form without knowing that your saving it

We are looking into using InfoPath with our current SharePoint infrastructure to submit easy non workflow forms that we currently are creating in asp and I have some basic questions I hope that you ...
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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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Email to user who modified the web-based InfoPath 2007 form

May I know how to create a Workflow in a form library that email to the user who modify the form and also CC to a manager? (the manager is a fixed person while the person who modify the form is ...
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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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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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InfoPath 2007 Web-based form to show different page views

I have created a web-based InfoPath form that have 4 views (a.k.a Page Views) - View All, Loan View, Price View and Location View. May I know what buttons or settings I have to click or configure in ...
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InfoPath 2007 Web-based form reading from Bar Code Scanner

May I know if it is possible to query InfoPath 2007 web-based form via a bar code scanner. Scenario I have a bar code scanner and a web-based InfoPath form. The InfoPath form contain one section for ...
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Restrict other user to access opened web-based InfoPath form

May I know how to restrict other user from accessing a particular web-based InfoPath form in a document library which was open by a user? (Suppose that the InfoPath form need to be amend from time to ...
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Downloading web-based InfoPath Form

May I know if there are ways to download web-based InfoPath form from a SharePoint Site and view it under a InfoPath Viewer?
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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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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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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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infopath 2010 with sharepoint 2010 javascript error [closed]

I have an infopath form with a datepicker control published to SharePoint. When I open the form from the server it works correctly. When I open the form from the client machine it generates a ...
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Date Picker does not show in Infopath Form services for one user only

I have an Infopath form which renders in the web browser. This form was created using Infopath 2007 and published to a document library in a Sharepoint 2007 site. The field "Open Date" is a date field ...
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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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E-Forms using standard edition

We have SharePoint 2010 Standard Edition license and we are covered in Enterprise Agreement but we are in need of E-Forms and put it on our portal using workflows also. I've heard info path services ...
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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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Infopath 2007 returns “The Form Has Been Closed” instead of navigating to source

I have an Infopath 2007 form which I have been struggling with. Now when I close the form (from a Rule on a button), the form does not navigate back to the Source URL but instead gives a browser ...
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Multiple Controls on Infopath Form not working

On my form after a section that was hidden is shown due to conditional formatting all option buttons and checkboxes on the form seem to lose the binding to their datatypes. What happens is that any ...