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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Open InfoPath form with sign section on it in modal window

I have a InfoPath 2013 form from form library with signature section in it and I want to open it in a pop up modal window and sign it in the modal window. But SharePoint prevents opening the form with ...
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Workflow not working when forms not modified

I have a workflow running on form Library (InfoPath in flier mode) with some promoted columns and some other columns created in SP (Outside of InfoPath) to deal with exceptional situations. These ...
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Error in getting Current User's SharePoint group

I am facing this issue while creating a data connection using web services. My requirement was to get current user's SharePoint Group and i followed this link Getting the Current User's SharePoint ...
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Check current user in SharePoint group in InfoPath

Is it possible to check current user in SharePoint group in InfoPath form?
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Count number of Yes/No entries in a column promoted from InfoPath

Using SP 2010, I'm trying to find a way that I can count the number of Yes/No entries in a column of a Form Library. The goal is to display the counts in a Chart Web Part. The column contains values ...
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Need infopath to view “owner” when “folder” is selected

I have a SharePoint team site list with two main columns, FOLDER and OWNER. Now I have created a form in InfoPath and people can select a FOLDER (drop down menu). Now I need the OWNER to be filled ...
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Displaying item in tasks form

I would like to display item informations in my tasks form. I think i need to use data connection in Infopath. I can display all my items in my form , but i want to display item who matches with my ...
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Cannot find mystery list in infopath form

There are supposed to be defined approvers for each geography, and the form has a "mailto" text field that is supposed to be set based on the user's selected geo. Some people who access this form are ...
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Design form in infopath greyed out in SPD and info path related button missing in webpage ribbon

I have a new sharepoint site with custom solution and custom master page, for some reason the banner and footer from master page are applied to all the forms as well. Naturally I want to get rid of ...
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Keep focus on selected item in a multiple-selection list box field in infopath

How to keep the focus on the selected item in a multiple-selection list box field in infopath 2010? Once the user check one of the check-boxes that happen to be toward the end of the list, the focus ...
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column validation in 2013

Hopefully I can explain this well enough, I am working in 2013 and I have created a form with 21 fields. There are eight fields that are required from the start, one of those required fields has six ...
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How to modify InfoPath REST url without knowing the actual url

I am using REST data sources with my InfoPath 2013 form and it works well. My datasources are on an external server so I saved my data sources as data connection files which makes it easy to add those ...
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Can't interact with infopath form

I published an InfoPath form to a form library on my SP site. When I open it by clicking New, the form is no longer interactive. It's as if the view is changed to read only. I've double checked ...
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Infopath: I can't check “Include data for the active form only check box”

I'm using Sharepoint 2013 and Infopath 2013 Currently, i'm following this tuto from Office Support My Problem: I have a problem at step 8. Select the Include data for the active form only ...
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External Content Type does not match the schema version for the form

When I try to edit or view the item within the External List view the error message is as followed: Error InfoPath cannot open the form because of an application configuration error: The schema ...
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Make read only strictly on fields that are filled out

I have an InfoPath form I would like to have passed around between different users' document libraries. I've been fiddling around with the read only view. I want to make it so each time somebody saves ...
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Multiple Signatures in Infopath

I have an InfoPath form I made that I would like to be able to submit to someone's document library in SharePoint to sign. I'm trying to create a signature process that doesn't use any third party ...
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Setting multiple values to single column in InfoPath 2010

I have a list in SharePoint 2010 with four columns am customizing the list in InfoPath 2010. One of the column should have an option to read multiple values (up to some 10 values). The column which ...
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Can i use infopath 2013 designer to design and manage infopath forms on SharePoint 2010

Can I use the Infopath Designer 2013 to design and manage infopath on SharePoint 2010?
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InfoPath Image cannot sent by mail SharePoint 2013

I have a problem with image in InfoPath form in SharePoint 2013. I have a InfoPath form which has a Office logo. I need this logo changes to Office name. For example, if Office name is France, it ...
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InfoPath Filler Notification Bar Not Showing post Office 2013 Upgrade

The yellow notification bar, that usually shows up, when a SharePoint from is opened, in InfoPath Filler, to prompt for approval is no longer showing up post Office migration to 2013. SharePoint is ...
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Secure Infopath ink picture?

I was wondering if there is any way to restrict permissions on who can draw/sign in a particular ink picture. I'm making an InfoPath form where multiple people have to sign and I figured an Ink ...
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Infopath Ink Picture Permissions [duplicate]

Is there any way to make a specific ink picture in a cell only accessible by certain people?
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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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infopath 2010 column display help information

I am using Infopath form for a sharepoint 2010 list. I want to display a help text(which is of 10 lines) near to the column. Like ? button and when the user clicks it show the information.. How can ...
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Adding Textbox value as a new item to ListBox in Sharepoint Infopath

I have a textbox in an InfoPath form in which user enters some text and click on submit button . I need to add this textbox value to a listbox as a new item using InfoPath 2010. I am new to ...
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How does changing an InfoPath form's ID affect existing user forms?

If a user has an existing InfoPath form that was created with a template, and then this template's form ID changes (and that's all that changes), what happens to the user's form? Is it still ...
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infopath form on page load go to first blank value

I have a infopath form and on form load i want the form to automatically go to where it needs to be filled in(the first blank value on the form). How can i do this. None of the actions seem like the ...
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How to create dynamic forms with different required felds?

I recently saw a smart userform, but am unable to recreate it. It had the plain, standard html style and did not look like created in InfoPath. However you could select a "content type" (no idea, if ...
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Best Way to implement an Attendance Tracker using sharepoint

Please let me know what is the best Way to implement an Attendance Tracker using SharePoint, using SharePoint Designer/InfoPath tools.
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infopath image attachment screenshot

I have this InfoPath form where I want to add an attachment of an image and when attached for it to show the image, but at the moment when I add the image it just shows the text of the image. How can ...
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Infopath 2013 forms not opening in SharePoint after Office 2013 upgrade

I recently upgraded from Microsoft Office 2007 to 2013. I previously had upgraded InfoPath 2007 to 2013 independently. So now I have the entire new Office 2013, InfoPath 2013, and SharePoint 2013. ...
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form views only allow certain people to view them

I have 4 views, 2 for a manager user and 2 employee views. I am wanting it so when either of them open the form up, they can only see the views associated with them. How can I do this?
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getuserprofilebyname Manager value not populating

I am able to get data from 'PreferredName', 'WorkEmail' properties etc. but I cannot get any value to return when I query "Manager" property. Any idea why? I had the same issue when I wanted to pull ...
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SharePoint/InfoPath 2010 – Filtering InfoPath form to show current user only

First post on here from a relatively novice user of SharePoint 2010! I am currently implementing an annual leave recording system for staff. I’ve created two lists to hold the data – a list for the ...
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Enforcing unique values in a repeating section dropdown Infopath 2013

I've been struggling with an issue in InfoPath 2013 for a while now. I'm making an Infopath form for a SharePoint forms library. The form contains a repeating field with a dropdown list. The dropdown ...
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Deploying a form via central administration

When I want to deploy a form with (XSN file), I follow this instructions: 1. Open Central Administration. 2. Click the General Application Settings heading. 3. Under the InfoPath Forms Services ...
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How do I submit a infopath form to a document library after a workflow has changed some fields?

I'm trying to: User fills out form and saves it Workflow calculates a custom id and some comments. Sends infopath form to a document library and sends it to an email. Everything is working but in ...
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Infopath: set field-value from XML source based on combo box input

I hope I am in the right place to ask about InfoPath. My situation is: I have a repeating table with two columns: 'name' and 'description'. The cells in the name column consist of one combo box each. ...
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Infopath People Picker AccountID from data connection only once

I have an InfoPath form for list a, there is a dropdown/lookup column from list b. When the dropdown value changes it uses a data connection to pull in columns from list b and populate some fields ...
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sharepoint designer workflow task form xsn file editing

I have a sharepoint designer 2010 workflow with task form but in the client system they don't have infopath and also i can't access it locally. So how i edit the Task form.xsn without infopath ?.
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Best approach for Forms solutions on SP 2013 on-prem, Sp 2016 and SP Online

I've been tasked with preparing an update for the team on the best solutions for forms on SharePoint, both 2013 on-prem, SP online and SP 2016. I know InfoPath will be supported until 2022, but ...
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Person and Group Picker Error On InfoPath Form Load

So I have a SharePoint Designer workflow pulling a persons name from list1 to list2, which seems to work when viewing SP list2. However, when I open the InfoPath form embedded on list2 it spits out ...
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There is no “Configure InfoPath Forms Services link” in General Application Settings heading

When I want to configure InfoPath Forms Services, I cannot find its link in the following path: Central Administration->General Application Settings.enter code here I am using SP 2013 foundation. ...
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URL Filter doesn't work after InfoPath form submit

I have a URL Filter connected to an InfoPath form and then a list that displays the infomation from the form that is also connected to the filter. Currently the URL Filter is being used to set a ...
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New item form does appear in SharePoint 2013

I modified my list form by Infopath. I added 13 calculated fileds which value connects to another list. But when I click "create a new item" in list, the new item form does not appear. I try lots of ...
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Form template failed to load : Access is denied. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED))

I do have a user account who has read access on a library. When accessing a form template, he is receiving the following error. Access is denied. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED)) ...
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SharePoint InfoPath - Check In/Check Out - UDCX connection is using the secure store account, not the local user

using sharepoint 2013 with claims (Active Directory) designed form using infopath 2013 infopath form has Check in / Check Out data connections configured infopath form is published directly to a ...
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Send an email as pdf attachment in infopath 2010

I have a InfoPath form associated with document library. Form has submit and cancel button right now we have the data to be sent to document library when clicked on submit button. Now i am looking to ...
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How to toggle control between view form and the Edit form in the infopath?

I have control or field in my InfoPath form which I need to hide it when I view the item (view form) and show when I Edit an item (Edit form) in SharePoint 2013. Is there any way I can achieve this? I ...