Microsoft InfoPath is an XML-based toolset of electronic forms software that integrates with SharePoint 2007 and later and Office applications. In 2014 it has been announced that InfoPath will no longer be developed by the vendor. Mainstream support is promised until 2020.

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How to Display Created By Field in InfoPath AND Sharepoint list with multiple values?

The article "How to Display Created By Field in InfoPath" seemed to work for a user on this forum. However, my needs are slightly different. I'm trying to create a list with the entry form showing ...
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infopath 2010 set control to url parameter

In Sharepoint 2010 I've added an InfoPath form. How can I set the dropdown control to part of the url? site1.aspx?ID=myID I think I need to add on form load an action but what is the formula? ...
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Why are my buttons actions applied to fields I do not specify?

See image. OK, so that is how my rule is setup. I have multiple (34 to be exact) repeating sections, each which contain a hyperlink field. The hyperlink fields are named "B1", "B2" etc... I created ...
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InfoPath Form auto populate drop down from drop down

I have a custom InfoPath form for a form library with a data connection that is connected to a list with training courses with fields for course titles, type, source, material, etc. How can I set ...
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Add multiple items to list

I need a form that allows a user to enter multiple items that are saved as individual list items to a list. The form will need rows with a + - button. One of the columns in the list is a lookup which ...
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How to check whether the user is a member of 2 different sharepoint Groups via infopath

My requirement is I need to show the section for the current user who is a Member of Group1 , after the approvals of few levels, I need to do the same for another Sharepoint Group like Group2. I have ...
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Visual Studio 2012 and VSTA and SharePoint; and InfoPath

I hope this is enough for you to help me... I've got an older development environment with SharePoint 2010 SP1 installed on a web server and an app server in a very simple farm (SQL instance on a 3rd ...
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Event Receiver Infopath

How to reference and update a field in InfoPath using the event receiver in the form library in which the form is submitted to? How do you reference InfoPath document and a get a value(update it) in ...
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Odd behavior on multiline textbox when is set to expand to show all the text

I have encountered an odd behavior, I have designed a form with infopath 2013 I have a multiline rich textbox which I have set the scrolling option to Expand to show all the text, when I enter a long ...
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Infopath slow on load because of data connection to a large list

In InfoPath preview mode everything is fine, data connection on the list of 15000 items is populating dropdown menu based on a filter(I am only looking for two rows so filtering is implanted). Once ...
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Unable to submit infopath 2010 form - Issue with just one user

We have a infopath for that submits data to a form library. The form works just fine for all the team members but one user is unable to submit the same. The root cause of this issue is that the ...
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Move InfoPath customized SharePoint List form to another SharePoint site (TEST to PROD)

I have created a custom SharePoint List form using InfoPath Designer 2013. I have followed directions on several blogs (here, here) on exporting the source files and then modifying the manifest.xsf ...
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Why is it taking longer and longer to deploy an InfoPath template with managed code?

I have InfoPath 2013 browser-enabled form templates with managed code that I'm deploying to SharePoint 2013 on-prem via Central Administration > Manage Form Templates. The more I make changes to the ...
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Disable maintaining scroll position in SharePoint Infopath form

Is there a way to disable the function that maintains the scroll position in a SharePoint InfoPath browser form? I have navigational buttons at the bottom of each form. When I use them to navigate ...
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How to share SharePoint/Infopath form data with a vendor

I've created a request form in Infopath and that will be filled out by a number of internal parties. This form is published to SharePoint and a copy of it is saved in the document library and also ...
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Enable programmability in InfoPath 2007

I have a 2007 InfoPath form that I'm hosting on my SharePoint (not web-enabled) to which I'd like to add some C# code to make it more robust. I am well aware that InfoPath 2007 is programmable with a ...
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Infopath form template populate with data from selected list item in SharePoint 2013

I'm relatively new to SharePoint and Infopath. I am currently working on a small SharePoint project that keeps a record of customer data. I have created a custom list and assigned a custom content ...
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Incrementing a sequence letters in a repeating table infoPath

Does anyone know if it is possible to auto-generate bullet lettering in a repeating table? I have fields being numbered sequentially using a calculated value in a text box, but each row would need ...
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Check if checkbox is check and concat value of it

I'm trying to go thru many checkboxes and get the value of each one. There is more than 30 checkboxes in InfoPath, Each textbox has data type string and has a value so when the checkbox is getting ...
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SharePoint 2013 - InfoPath - Workflow

is it possible to skip the InfoPath Form, when the Workflow starts? Thanks in advance! LG Gazza
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Why is the date field throwing out an access denied error?

We have an InfoPath 2010 form with a Date field. When attempting to choose a date, an Access Denied error pops up for anyone without Admin privileges. Why is this happening and how can we fix it?
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Deleting an Orphaned Info-path Item in browser based infoPath form Library in SharePoint 2010

We have an orphaned info path item in form library. There is no record of that item when we open in the explorer view. While trying to delete it using power shell, an error is occurred saying - access ...
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How do I show a calculated field along the same baseline as preceeding text?

I am new to infopath and so I may be missing something obvious... I have a combo box with sample data, and a calculated formula which binds to the value of that combo box. There is text before the ...
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Infopath conditional formatting breaks validation

I have a SharePoint 2010 InfoPath list form. The form contains fields which are conditionally formatted, based on if a earlier field on the form is true or false. Field "Were you absent", dropdown ...
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Fire PreSaveItem () on infopath form “Save” button

I have edit form and it is created using Infopath .When i am trying to use PreSaveItem () when Click on "Save" button it is not firing ?Why? How to fire PreSaveItem () on InfoPath Form "Save" ...
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2007 Infopath URLs embedded in Word document

We will be using Word documents to point to our 2007 InfoPath Forms Library. This forms library is using InfoPath as the client application >> Advanced Settings >> "Opening browser-enabled documents" ...
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SP 2013/Designer 2013 - InfoPath Issue

I am trying to rename the OOTB Collect Feedback Workflow Task form “Cancel” button to “Save for Later” using InfoPath. Upon renaming the button and clicking Quick Publish I am receiving a “The ...
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Unable to delete list items

I am not able to delete the list items. The form was created using Infopath and I don't know how to solve this issue. Please see the below screenshot:
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Event Receiver Infopath Submission

I have a request that the permissions inheritance(library to item) in the InfoPath form library should NOT to be broken. So what I am looking for is that the submitter group that has a read access ...
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Event Receiver and Infopath based coloumns

An event receiver on an InfoPath library works only when updating columns that are not created by propagating values from Infopath(). In code below "change" is a regular lib. column and ...
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How to make a SharePoint 2010 picture button work in the Read Only view of a list item

I am creating a custom form in SharePoint 2010. I also have access to InfoPath 2010 and SharePoint Designer 2010. In the form I am building, I have control buttons which will activate or deactivate ...
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On Button click Display data from web service in Infopath form

I am using SharePoint 2010 , I have a custom list with four columns.This list is modified in infopath form just added a button to it.I have to use a web service as data connection and on entering the ...
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Infopath form - Ensuring unique values

I am creating an Info Path form which has a very basic survey. The user has to select the priority from 1 to 10. For this i am using text boxes at the end of each question and user needs to manually ...
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Hide certain characters in Sharepoint people picker field

I have a people picker field that is supposed to pull the current user of the infopath form's name and so far it works fine, but when exported to excel it also pulls in some extraneous characters that ...
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How to generate reports from Form Library documents?

I'm fairly new to SharePoint 2010 and have no formal coding experience, so bear with me. I just created and uploaded an InfoPath form to a Form Library in SharePoint 2010. The form works well. ...
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Infopath form doesnt close on attaching files [duplicate]

I have an infopath form with attachment control on it. When I share the infopath form using Share option in Office 365 SharePoint site, email is sent to the user. When the user opens the infopath ...
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InfoPath error, “The Soap message cannot be parsed”. Risks editing the execution timeout?

So i just ran into the problem with an InfoPath form for a list with over 60 columns and over 3000+ list items that can't be deployed to the server because "The Soap message cannot be parsed". I've ...
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Advanced Logic Survey

I trying to create a survey, but I want to be a little more intelligent about how it works. For example, I will ask the users "Choose from this list of 30 things what is most important to you" then ...
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Infopath form doesn't close

I have an Infopath form and published to the forms library and a workflow running on the forms library. I want to send an email to the user with the link to the Infopath form. I tried current items ...
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InfoPath table calculated column: simplifying conditional statements

I have a table in SharePoint using InfoPath where I would like to have a Calculated column with a conditional formula based on the values of another column. I have a formula that works: ...
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Replace dropdown with a user search

We have a requirement that I'm hoping can be met by Infowise Ultimate forms. I'm setting up a system that allows users to request project sites. I've imported a list of Accounts from our Dynamic CRM ...
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InfoPath filler client not opening

My comapny is using IE9, and some users have access to Mozilla (not many). The environment is Office 2010 with Sharepoint 2013 Standard license. Infopath Filler 2010 and Designer 2010 are on the ...
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Extract infopath xml data into excel

I have around 2000 InfoPath forms in SharePoint 2010 document library. I want to extract all forms in excel using macro. Any help?
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MOSS 2007 and infopath forms. How to deploy InfoPath form to everyones mysite? Please guide me

Can anyone point me towards a guide on how to deploy forms to mysite, I would like to be able to produce a set of forms that everyone can use from there mysite.. I have managed to deploy forms to a ...
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InfoPath list box - How to change the validation message “Only numbers allowed”?

This is SP2010, InfoPath 2010. I've got an InfoPath form. Form has a listbox which is bound to external data. The Value is a number, and the Display is a descriptive list for humans. I have, in the ...
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Open InfoPath 2007 C# Form without .NET 1.1

I have a Form Library in SharePoint 2007 where users can add new documents by filling out an InfoPath 2007 form. Up to now these Forms have been customized with JScript but now i want to migrate to C# ...
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Adding Item Level Permissions to InfoPath 2010 Document on SharePoint

I have an InfoPath 2010 form/document with a person picker field. Because InfoPath people picker fields cannot be properly promoted to user columns in SharePoint, when the document is saved to the ...
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How to create custom form with list view

I got requirement from one of my customer to develop a form having relation between list and library in addition one list item having multiple relations/items in the library so. The customer require ...
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sharepoint infopath using icomparer - icomparer fires various times

I need to sort repeating items in an infopath form, for that I use an Icomparer with a xpathNavigator and it works if it is used out of the event receivers, when I try to use it in an event receiver ...
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Error on opening Infopath form in SharePoint document library

One of my user wants to edit the InfoPath form and enter some data. When she is trying to open the InfoPath form she is encountering below error. How can I over come this issue?