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 Rule - only allow to check on check box

Per requirements I have to display choice field values in check boxes fashion. However, only one item needs to be check. Basically prevent multi-select and user must select 1 of the option. How would ...
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Access Denied error When trying to access a list in SharePoint from Infopath to create form

I have SharePoint 2013 and InfoPath 2013, I am not an administrator for SharePoint. I need to create a New form in InfoPath, howvever, every time I try to get to the Data Connection Wizard, I get an ...
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InfoPath Form Save “Draft” Option before submitting the data

I would like to to save InfoPath form as draft with required field before submitting the form. It should save as the form as draft when user clicks on Save button. How can I achieve this ...
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URL Encoding Error trying to access Infopath Form from mobile device

While trying out the default mobile view in my SharePoint 2013 site, I navigate to an Infopath Document Library, and then click on one of the elements, I get a URL in which SharePoint seems to not be ...
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I have a form library with some templates of Infopath documents published, dont work

I have a form library with some templates of Infopath documents published. After we have migrated to Sharepoint 2013, these templates don't opened as a Infopath local file, on my PC.
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How to display SharePoint 2013 request in a mail with Open task option

I am trying to implement a SharePoint application where user's request can be displayed in a mail and the open task open can be seen in the same outlook mail. I have been able to display the request ...
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InfoPath People Picker not posting back on Edit

I have an InfoPath that I set a People Picker field via a rule when the value of a drop down changes. This works when creating a new item but does not work on Edit Item. It appears to be that the ...
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Adjust the data connections to new location option not showing in Infopath publishing wizard

Recently we moved one of our site http://contoso/site/teams/work to new location in same site collection, new url http://contoso/site/teams/shift Everything moved correctly but one of the Form ...
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Need insight on UpdatePanel / _DoPostBack with JavaScipt

I've spent the better part of three days trying to wrap my head around UpdatePanel and _DoPostBack to find a solution to my problem with my infopath browser enabled form. I have a simple script that ...
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Import Access table data into existing SharePoint list

Is it possible to export data from SharePoint to Access as a backup and then if upload that access database into an existing list? We want to use an existing list because we are saving a backup of our ...
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Calculating Time Difference in InfoPath Form

Is there any way to calculate the difference between two time fields in an InfoPath 2013 form in minutes? Time Arrived: 1:00PM Time Left: 2:00PM Difference: 60 I understand that this can be done in ...
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Display name not rendering correctly

I have a simple InfoPath 2013 Form. I have the Data Connection to the User Profile Service connecting and when I Preview my InfoPath Form it shows the correct Display Name of the user. However my ...
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InfoPath People Picker search not working

I have a Sharepoint Online (365) form library with a InfoPath form. The form has a People Picker control on it. Previously you could click its Browse button, the search window would pop-up, and you ...
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SharePoint Infopath form retreive data from Excel spreadsheet

I have an infopath form on my sharepoint server that will be used as an order form. Keep in mind it is a 2007 template. I have a list of products in a table with text fields where customers can ...
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Unable to open 2013 Infopath form in sharepoint 2013

I published an infopath form to form library in share point after publishing i clicked on new document, it opened as a new tap in browser with empty screen. Then i found that State service should be ...
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SP 2013 > InfoPath > State Service Error

I am unable to load infopath form and this new SP 2013 farm does have State Service and proxy setup. Also, made sure it's association. All looks good. Are there any harm undo the current State Service ...
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Visitors unable to open infopath forms SP 2010

I have created InfoPath forms on my desktop and then and uploaded them to our SP 2010 site for visitors to be able to open, fill out and submit (which are formatted to be sent directly to my outlook ...
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Unable to set value of dropdown on page load

I am using SharePoint 2013 online and I have created a form for my list using Infopath 2013. It has a combination of text fields and dropdowns. I am able to set the default value of text field using ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 and Infopath: Add workflow stage/action to process the current Infopath Form Library XML file

I am new in Sharepoint designer and Infopath XML file processing. I did create a workflow to approve a submitted infopath 2013 Form Library. The infoPath form is containing repetitive sections and ...
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Form Template Failed to Load Error

When trying to access a form template, I am getting the below error. Access is denied. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED)) An entry has been added to the Windows event log of ...
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Hiding Fields in an InfoPath Form

Is it possible to hide fields in an InfoPath 2013 field based on the value of another field? Possibly through JavaScript? I have an InfoPath 2013 form that is linked to a SharePoint 2013 List, and ...
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Want hidden field on InfoPath form to be editable in Sharepoint List

I have an InfoPath form (2007) that has a hidden field, and want it to be editable in the Sharepoint (2013) List view. The field is a checkbox (unchecked = not complete; checked = complete). Our ...
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Infopath Form Getting Error

My requirement is to display the AX field in the SharePoint list using Dropdown list.When I am trying to access the databse I am getting error as "An error occurred querying a data source. Click OK to ...
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Opening Infopath forms and Some site collections opening in new windows and others are not

We have several nuances that are becoming a burden in our SharePoint environment. We are running an On-Premise SharePoint 2013 Standard. Most Machines run Internet Explorer 9. All Machines have Office ...
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Hiding column in share point is not working.

I am designing a form using info path and writting rule to hide and unhide a column (comments) based on different values from a drop down list. When performing 'preview',it is working fine. After ...
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Which should I use on SharePoint 2010 list item forms? JQuery or InfoPath?

I'm editing some SharePoint 2010 list item forms using InfoPath 2010 and some with JavaScript/JQuery. I know that Microsoft will not support InfoPath after SharePoint 2013. InfoPath is easy to use to ...
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InfoPath 2010- Submit to send email from another view

I'm trying to create a form to send an email. I have the default view to fill out the template. which then will populate the email view and then the submit button will send the email view. My problem ...
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Publishing the same Infopath form to a form library and a custom list

i am new to sharepoint so try to explain with as much details as possible. I want to know if there is any way to publish the same infopath form to a form library and a custom list. The end purpose is ...
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Concat 2 fields and display in the 2nd field which is a dropdown

I have 2 fields in infopath 2010 , one is a text box and another is a dropdown.i want to concat both the fields and display them in dropdown list. How can i achieve this?
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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? Please note that the dropdown is a lookup value. site1.aspx?ID=myID I think I need to add on ...
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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

How do you set InfoPath drop down choice fields to auto fill based on user selection from a primary field that is connected to a list with training courses with fields for course titles, type, source, ...
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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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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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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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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" ...