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 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 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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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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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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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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Trying to Publish an InfoPath 2013 form on a SharePoint 2013 Site

I have created a smart form in InfoPath (using the SharePoint List template I believe) that I would like to publish to SharePoint site but am getting several errors. First, I have one error occurring ...
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Get license for InfoPath form services

We get this message: Sorry, you don't have a license to use InfoPath Forms Services. Please contact your help desk How can I get license to use InfoPath for services?
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InfoPath 2013 and SharePoint Foundation 2013

Can I use InfoPath Form Services in SharePoint Foundation 2013? I searched online they have given help only forSharePoint Foundation 2010 with InfoPath Forms.
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How to run workflow multiple times on same form

Here is my scenario in steps ,I have a InfoPath form with 4 different views view1 view2 view 3 and view4. I have submit on view1 once clicked on it ,workflow will kick-off and will send an email to ...
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Unable to load browser based form

We have a library that has worked perfectly for ever. Now when users try to add a new item (ribbon) or view an existing they get this message (server/username replaced with XXX) The form template ...
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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 code-...
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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Sharepoint 2013 and InfoPath forms incompatible

When using my published InfoPath form in SP2013 I find the users that have MSO 2013 are able to use the form as for those who are on MSO 2010 this is the error. This article I found while scouring ...
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Missing Programmability Components

I am working on Infopath using visual studio 2012.For an button in infopath form I am going to write the code.But I am facing the below "Message box" I had adjusted the properties of Form option to ...
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InfoPath Workflow Initiation Form Dropdown on Site Workflow

In a list workflow with a custom initiation form, we can add a dropdown from another list's data. The selected value is then accessible in the workflow under 'Current Item'. How can I do the same with ...
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Pass Query String Parameter between Infopath Views

I have infopath 2013 file with 2 views. And the requirement is to filter the repeating table of 2nd view based on 1st-view. Can any one help me how can I pass the query string value from 1st view to ...
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InfoPath form not passing correct Credentials

We have a SP Farm 2013 with a InfoPath form published. i have it set to pull current user and pull the user the first time the form is opened. This works perfect inside my form preview however when ...
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Changes to input field with JavaScript will not save after form submit - Infopath Browser Enabled Form (SP2010)

I'm running a script to loop through some elements and tally all input fields that = "No". I then use either of the following two lines of code to successfully change the input field, however, after ...
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InfoPath issue after backend upgrade

We have recently upgraded the SharePoint sites from 2010 to 2013. Though the front end interface is still 2010, all the backend servers are upgraded to 2013. On one of the upgraded sites, I have a ...
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Why is my browser-enabled form losing its content type?

I have two form libraries that host my form and its content type ("library1" and "library2"). I create the form in "library1", save and exit. At this point the content type is accurate. Upon ...
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How to create INFOPATH QA form?

I would like to create a Q&A forms for my students. I have created a form with 11 questions using infopath 2013 and all of them with only the option buttons as answers. Now I would like to know ...
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Unable to get the user information in InfoPath form using UserInformation list

I am having a form and I am trying to get the current user details to be repopulated like first name, lastname, email, phone, etc using the user information list in SharePoint 2010. I did all the ...
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SharePoint InfoPath Library form delays in loading

I have a SharePoint InfoPath Library, both 2010. The form has been working fine for months, until last week. It is suddenly taking up to a minute to load. But this is only for certain users. The form ...
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new drop down list box entries are not showing in infopath form

i have a custom info path form. I manually add a item to the drop down list box by editing the form in info path designer 2010 and published the form to the SharePoint server. But the newly added drop ...
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List with multiple content types & forms

I have a list with three content types. Each content type has its own forms. Content Type A (Default Content Type) Content Type B Content Type C My issue is that if I try to open the Edit form ...
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Commit using JavaScript

I 'm looking for a solution to submit an item using JavaScript for a button already placed on the form like this..... $( "#ctl00_m_g_a8a7fbc3_43a2_4418_83f6_b76759ed345a_FormControl0_V1_I1_B4").click(...
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Split Text Contained in Datasource Field Without Code

I don't have access to Visual Studio within my company, so I need to know if there is a way to either use a split or substring function on a string of text contained in a field that is returned by an ...
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Validating dates on a form in Sharepoint and validation will not work at all anywhere, what can I do? [duplicate]

I am trying to validate dates in a task request form that has a column of [Date of Request] (which would be the day that they are adding the task to the main hub. I, then, want that [Date of Request] ...
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InfoPath repeating section missing fields

I have a repeating section in infopath with a 3x3 table inside of it populated with textboxes. When I view the preview about half of the cells are missing from the table. I'm wondering if anyone has ...
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Approve/reject buttons are greyed out when approver tries to approve workflow task

I hope that I can get some help on this issue. Currently I have a form library in SharePoint 2010 which allows users to submit a form through InfoPath. I set up the workflow so that when the user ...
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A name contained an invalid character and InfoPath cannot generate a form template for the SharePoint list

I have few custom site columns and a content type created out of it. I am using the same Content Type in my List. Everything is done through declarative XML in Visual Studio. I tried to add as many ...
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Limiting access for Form Library when using InfoPath 2010

I recently developed an InfoPath version of my company's performance management tool using info path. To limit access to the form, I added a restricted view page that runs thru form load rules that ...
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InfoPath 2010 People Picker Behaves Differently In Filler and Browser

I created a form in InfoPath 2010 Designer, and then published it to a SharePoint 2010 form library. This form has compatibility set to "Web Browser Form". Most people use this form from a Web ...
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No outbound connection from the WFE to the web service hosted server from an InfoPath form hosted in SharePoint 2010

Bit of a background: Dev Enviornment - 1 X WFE/App Server, 1 X DB server UAT Enviornment - 1 X WFE, 1 X App Server and 1 X DB Server We have an infopath form published to a form library, using a ...