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 write code for PRINT button using c# code? [on hold]

I created one form for Print in infopath form and published this from into Share Point server 2010 list, and i create one visual web part on that web part one button called print i want to write code ...
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Complete InfoPath form without InfoPath external customer

I need to create a form that our customers will complete but not all of our customers will have InfoPath installed. I tried to use the email form but did not show the form in Outlook, instead it just ...
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How can I populate a List Box from a rule?

I have subsets of data that I would like to use to populate the contents of a Drop-Down List Box. How do I do this? I've done it for a plain old Text Box but I do not see how to populate the List ...
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how to mak Infopath form textbox allow only alphabets

I am trying to create a textbox in info path form with following criteria: 1.) Length should be 1-50 characters . 2.) It should not contain any digit. 3.) It should contain only alphabets. I try ...
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Shrink Look up content in sharepoint 2010

We are using a list(Source) with 1100 items to be looked up to another list(destination),destination list is also a large one. I would like to know, whether we can shorten the look up based on any ...
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Organizing specific content

Situation: I'm creating a "Technology Request for New Employees" form, using InfoPath, a custom list, and related workflow(s). My department has a information site, accessible to anyone that can log ...
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not allow save infopath form when it have error

i was created form and published in the Document Library.(share point 2010) i was set some rule on the some fields. when the user did not completed correctly the form he/she saw an error that's right, ...
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The SOAP message cannot be parsed error after adding lookup columns in the form

We have added a look up column in to a list.The look up column is having around 1100 values. Now, when we edit the form and on trying to publish it from Infopath designer, we are getting the error ...
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How can I extract the InfoPath forms for a Visual Studio workflow from SharePoint?

I am looking to extract InfoPath forms from a SharePoint environment that are initiation / association forms of a Visual Studio workflow. The solution obviously puts the forms to the features folder ...
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Sharepoint 2010 list form rules not work when edit

I created a form of a list using the dropdown field to populates the fields filtering content based on your choices. at some point through the rules a dropdown sets the value of a field user / group. ...
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How to have a control to select a picture from local path instead of server on Infopath form

Searched far and wide on Google for this.. Would really like to have a Picture column/control work like an Attachment column control, in that a user can select from local path instead of needing to ...
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InfoPath: How to display multiple fields for a lookup column

Looking at the configuration I dont see a way to display multiple columns. is it possible? If not, can you suggest another method where I will user an option to link current item to an existing list ...
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Sync Repeating Table with Another List

I have a form library template that looks like this: At the bottom I have a repeating table, where employees can be added as they're assigned to an event. I have another SharePoint list where I am ...
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Cross-site XSN access - still referring to netbiosname instead of FQDN

I'm really at a loss here. I do not want to use the netbios name at all, I have the FQDN and want to use only that. But for some reason InfoPath insists on referring to the netbios name whenever it ...
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Hiding a button control when submitting Infopath form to Sharepoint Form Library

I'm creating a public facing form that needs to have the standard Submit button at the bottom of the form. The forms are stored in a Sharepoint form library for staff to review. The problem I'm ...
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I get “Sending Data to the Server” message for about 15 minutes when I try to submit the InfoPath form in SharePoint 2013

I use SharePoint 2013. I built a custom InfoPath form with Workflow. It worked perfect until a few days ago when a problem emerged. Every time I try to submit the form I get "Sending Data to the ...
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Sharepoint Workflow for Audience Targeting

Is it possible to create a workflow that will assign a group in the audience targeting field based on a value of a field associated with the document that is uploaded? I am trying to make an Infopath ...
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Infopath Run Action Rule before Validation

Is it possible with Infopath and SharePoint 2010, to run a Action rule before a Validation rule? When adding the rules it places Validation above Action with no option to move down. I am attempting to ...
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Attachements in email - InfoPath Form

I'd like to make an InfoPath Form with the possibility to add attachments. The InfoPath Form goes at the end straight to an email account. My problem now is, that I can add the button "attachment" ...
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Get Current UserName in Infopath always returns the secure store service credential name

I followed the 3 page tutorial here to get the current Display Name in an infopath textbox. ...
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Workflow failing to update list item

I have a workflow that takes the Account Id inserted from an InfoPath form and updates a People column field with it. It will usually work as expected right after I publish the workflow but sequential ...
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Infopath Duplicate View Problem

I got an error after i duplicated my view1 with ctrl-a to another view2 with ctrl-v, But when i click overview. it gave this error.
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How to Pull Field Data from InfoPath Form into SharePoint List

I am using SharePoint 2013 and InfoPath 2013. I have an existing SharePoint List that's populated by an existing InfoPath form. Currently, only a few fields that are from the form appear in the ...
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Autopopulate firstname field not working

I tried autopopulate field using SOAP web service. When I preview, the field is still empty. I don't know where I am lacking. Thanks.
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Infopath 2013 - hide fields when 'New' form is filled out, show fields when form is 'Edited'?

I have been asked to hide some fields on an InfoPath form when a user selects 'New Item' or 'New Form', but then un hide the fields when the form is opened in 'edit' mode - is this possible and how ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 - How do I hide some fields on 'NewForm.aspx' so that they only show on 'EditForm.aspx'?

I can only open 'NewForm.aspx' in Advanced edit mode, not safe mode so struggling with finding the 'Fields' that I want to hide. Can anyone advise on how I can find these 'Fields' or perhaps a ...
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InfoPath Form with JQuery code behind

Is there any possiblity to design a page using InfoPath form and functionality implementation using JQuery/Javascript basically a client object model? I need to SP 2013 and Infopath 2013.
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reset number on year change

I am using the following formula to increase the 4 rightmost numbers of the myfield to the next multiple of 10 number(substring(myfield; 6; 4)) - (number(substring(myfield; 6; 4)) mod 10) + 10 Thus ...
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View related list info in infopath form

Is it possible to show a column value for an item in another list in a infopath made form? Currently the only way I have been able to do this is to pull the information from the other list and store ...
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Infopath forms ID delay

So, i want my forms to name themselves after their ID, (numeric). But i stil want the function to be able to from the library edit and wiev the form. The only type that does this is the standard ...
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Making Infopath forms autonumber themselves

I am trying to make my infopath forms on sharepoint number themselves automaticly, i have used this guide to do this: ...
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Export Data to MS Excel

I have an example that I would want to achieve when I apply Infopath in Sharepoint. Is this possible? Assume that there's a request form in Sharepoint with the following details: Name = using ...
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Automatically update InfoPath Form fields(XML) when a field is updated in the SQL Database

I am working on a client's SharePoint 2010 solution, and I need to do some integration with SharePoint and our ASP.NET MVC Solution. There are two parts of this development: The clients side and our ...
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Cannot Publish Infopath form in SharePoint 2013

I am trying to publish my InfoPath forms to the document library I created in sharepoint, I am getting this error every time I input the correct url of my web application (http://sptraining:40201) ...
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What is Microsoft replacing InfoPath with, in next iteration of SharePoint [closed]

I am aware of Microsoft's intention of discontinuing the InfoPath form in SharePoint. I believe InfoPath with all its draw backs, still managed to cater to the needs of many IT professional in ...
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Connecting a Forms 7 to Content Type

Im using SharePoint foundation 2013. As microsoft planns to discontinue InfoPath forms, I was wondering if there'd be a suitable alternative. I came across Forms 7 at https://forms7.codeplex.com/ ...
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Error Messages Infopath 2010

How do I fix the following error messages: Field or group: d: modified and Error: Only date or date and time allowed (when I don’t have a date field in my form)
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InfoPath Repeating Table add another Data Source

I have an InfoPath repeating table that is bound to a SharePoint list. This works as expected. I would like to pull data from a 2nd SharePoint list and add the items to the repeating table to the ...
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Mulitiple Modified by

I'm not sure how to go about this but I am trying to make a column to store modified time and user. Something like: ID Title Multiple Reviewers 321 Dog House John Appleseed on ...
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What is the RoadMap of SharePoint and for its Developer community? [closed]

My question is about what is the vision of Microsoft for SharePoint and what ways can we foresee will it affect us, the developers. Will server side technologies remain in priority What ...
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SharePoint Data Connection in InfoPath to SharePoint Library with Folders

I am trying to create a drop down list in InfoPath, from a data connection to a SharePoint Library, however my Library has folders in it that aren't available in the drop down list. I need users to ...
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Revision of Form that does not overwrite original form creates an editable copy

I have a InfoPath form 2010, that is being published on SharePoint 2007. Currently once the user submits a form and the form is then reviewed and I have a text box to change it to approved upon this ...
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Read xml in infopath using javascript

I want to read xml inside the infopath form. I am saving all infopath forms after submitting into a form library. Now I want to read the xml inside that. I am doing like following, $(function(){ ...
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Update field in Main group from Secondary group Infopath

I have a repeating table as secondary group in Infopath. Now i need to create rule to set value for field in Main group. How can i achieve this? Is it possible to set value for field outside the ...
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Can I create an InfoPath form in Sharepoint and allow users outside of my organization to fill it out?

I am creating a survey for external clients in my Office 365 Sharepoint Site. When I customize that form in InfoPath, users that don't have a MS account can't open the form. Is there any way to allow ...
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Mapping InfoPath People Picker to SharePoint Person or Group

I have a form designed in InfoPath and published to SharePoint 2010. I have three fields that are "People Picker" in InfoPath and need to be able to filter them in SharePoint using [me]. I have ...
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Calculated field in SharePoint 2010 not returning correct average

I have designed a survery/questionaire in InfoPath and have it publishing to SharePoint 2010. I used option buttons (whole number integer) to allow the users to select a rating for each question ...
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creating custom form with content type list - Shaepoint 2013 list

I have a list with a content type. So basically i have the default content type and another custom one. I would like to customize the forms and taught of using sharepoint designer. Is this a good ...
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Infopath - Repeating Table Merging Issues

I have an InfoPath Form that has a repeating table in main field and in web service which I call to send-receive the data. Now I have an issue that when I call the web service the repeating table data ...
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Get data from repeating table infopath

I have a repeating table in InfoPath form which displays one column with name and other column with checkbox control. When user selects the checkbox, I need to display the corresponding name value in ...