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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Infopath View as a dialog box

I have a requirement to have search feature in Infopath form and when I select the required item and Click Ok it should populate in to another Infopath form. How can this be done?
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Add existing data to Infopath Form Library

I have a Sharepoint Form Library and a Infopath associated with it. The form (Employee New Hire)contains employee name,address , designation etc fields. Once the new employee joins,the form submits ...
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Some username cannot edit the infopath form showing an error they checkout themselves.

Really having a headache on this...have done a lots of searching the solution online but not successful. Until I decided the join forum taking chances can solve this problem...The error info is below, ...
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repeating table only shows one row when filtered to multivalue lookup

I have a multi value lookup field in list A to list B. In info path 2010 on list A, I have a form with a repeating table from list B on a secondary data connection. The table has a format rule to ...
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Building an email recipients string from a Contacts List

I'm trying to create an e-mail from an infopath form. What I have right now is a Contact List and an Email List, and I want to copy every contact from the Contact List into the "To:" field of the ...
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Make date field Date Picker only (disallow typed entry)

I have an InfoPath form on SharePoint Online (2013). The date field has a date picker, but also allows people to type the date. i.e. 4/7/2015. This allows US users to type 4/7/2015 meaning 7th April, ...
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SharePoint Form library template broken after renaming

I went in and changed a SharePoint template (*.xsn) which was being used by a document library to create and modify new items. I thought the safe way would be to rename my new one over the top of the ...
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Field Labels in InfoPath?

Seems like a really simple question but I can't find anything about how to add labels to InfoPath fields? I just want a text label beside a checkbox for example. I know I can just type the text in ...
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How to edit email notification workflow in InfoPath?

Is it possible to view or edit a workflow for email notifications only in InfoPath, and NOT with SharePoint Designer? I have been asked to manage a SharePoint site that someone else built. It uses ...
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Display data of InfoPath form in a page

I have a SharePoint 2010 list which is customized from InfoPath designer and published back to SharePoint list.I have columns Name , LoginName, Address and Email. when a user fills the data in the ...
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Unable to convert as UDCX file in sharepoint 2013 infopath form

I try to convert my connection library to .udcx file. but i throw following error. I try below method Add Desktop Experience feature on Windows Server 2012 (its already enabled) but no use....
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copying a filled infopath form to a library with a workflow

I only manage to create workflows that only read a specific field in my infopath file. I want the entire package to join so those in the next step can be saved and exported to a pdf or doc.
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Enable Info Path Forms Services in Sharepoint 2013

How do I enable Info Path Forms Services in Sharepoint 2013 so that a user can create and edit Info Path forms without having Info Path Designer installed (from browser)? I went to Application ...
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Workflow that converts Infopath-forms to PDF

I want a workflow that when a form is filled out in Infopath creates a PDF (alternate excel or word) file that is exported to a separate library. Any tips? I have tried the Harepoint thing but it ...
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Quiz or exam on Sharepoint

Is there any ay to create/add a quiz on sharepoint 2010 just using MS Sharepoint designer and infopath? Thank you.
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SharePoint Designer 2013 Initiation form - How do I display field values from the list item on which the workflow is being run?

I have seen this question asked in the context of SharePoint Designer 2010 workflows, but did not find a viable solution provided. I would like to throw this question out for SharePoint Designer 2013 ...
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Programatically download InfoPath form data?

I need to connect to sharepoint and download InfoPath form data programatically so that I can schedule the download as an automated process. I have found information on how to get the form data as ...
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Firefox 36.0.1 breaks InfoPath Auto height Multiline text field

The most recent update to Firefox seems to have broken the auto height feature of infopath forms in SharePoint 2010. When users open a form or list item form that was modified with InfoPath, ...
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How do integrate InfoPath, SharePoint Designer 2013, and SharePoint 2013 (Foundation)?

Please bear with me as I am very new at SharePoint (2 weeks in). We have SharePoint 2013 (Foundation), SharePoint Designer 2013, and Office 365 with InfoPath. How do I use the three together? I need ...
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Sending an item in list by email without a link

Basically, I'm trying to send an email out to a predefined group of users when a item is updated in a list. So, I created a custom form in infopath set it up and whenever someone updates the list in ...
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Print out list item display form (InfoPath)

I have a SharePoint site used for tracking despatches in a warehouse. I think I'm going to use InfoPath to design the form to make it look nice, rather than CSS or JS, and from what I've seen ...
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Sharepoint Infopath forms 2010 - how to build a form where selections from a dropdownlists can only be selected once

Sharepoint 2010 Does anyone have experience with building forms with dropdownvalues which can only be selected once? What I try to make is a form where you have a list of available choices. Once a ...
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Force InfoPath form to open in Client

I have a custom list that I need to open in the client. (I'm using a web service data connection and I get the 'loopback' error in the browser.) I do not see the option in the Library Settings to ...
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How to associate workflow approval using asp page

Anyone, I've created a transport claim form using Infopath and uses the OOTB Workflow for approval process. (Sharepoint 2010) The workflow approval process by default uses infopath form. How do ...
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How to setup print options for an InfoPath2010 form published to a Form Library?

I have three Large InfoPath2010 Browser forms that are published in SharePoint 2010 Form Library 3 separate Content Types. Data are submitted to a single Form library from all three forms when ...
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People picker address book is not working when there is an error

I have one people picker in infopath which was deployed on-premise. This is browser based form. When I open the infopath and clicked on the address book, it is opening for the first time. If i type a ...
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How to add a relative link to InfoPath form

I must add a relative link into an InfoPath form. How could I add this link to InfoPath form. I am interested in only the relative url.
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How SharePoint works with Infopath and an Access database?

I have a database already created in Access. It has a form which uses queries with macros to export an excel with the information chosen from the form. SharePoint would be the perfect tool to share ...
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Submitting multiple infopath form templates into one form library - Sharepoint 2010

I am more or less a complete novice to this so this may be asking something very simple, but I'm trying to maintain a sharepoint application that uses multiple form templates in order to collect store ...
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Infopath 2010 form in Sharepoint 2013 modifying values before save

I have a really complicated problem that I haven't been able to find a solution for and was wondering if anyone can provide some suggestions. Background: I have a SharePoint list that contains 2 ...
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SharePoint Library with misc InfoPath forms (edit in browser)

I have inherited a project and not 100% sure how it was configured to make it work. There are 7 forms in this library. They're not templates for a document library that I'm aware, but when you use ...
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Update InfoPath hidden field based on value of SharePoint list

I have a list in SharePoint that is: ID | Title | Job 1 | Bob | Painter 2 | John | ...
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Update a List from Form while avoiding duplicates

I am new to SharePoint I searched but found no answers. I have a Member List, 300+ entries, that is badly our of date, and new members are joining all the time. We have an Infopath form which I've ...
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Error webservice when publishing infopath 2010 form to sharepoint?

I am referring to the below link to publish infopath form guide to publishing infopath forms as admin approved form templates add my infopath form in trusted form templates in CA : then add my ...
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Missing “Edit template” in advanced settings for Library Form

I created a Form and published it to a Form Library. After several edits and publishing i closed my InfoPath. After it i still can create new items at with this form, but i can't edit this form in ...
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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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Can't save InfoPath form when it has an error

I created a form and published it to a Document Library. (SharePoint 2010) I set some rules on some fields. When the user didn't complete correctly the form he/she saw an error, but it allowed the ...
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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 ...