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 form with centralized data connections gives error

I have converted all the data connections in my InfoPath form to centralized data connections. Many of the data connections pull data from the WCF Web services that have been hosted locally. But ...
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Trying to add a master-detail in Sharepoint/InfoPath 2010

I have customize a list in sharepoint with infopath. Now I want to add the master detail to this form. If I add a Web Part, from the list, no problems... I can create a filter between them and the ...
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How to set default value in InfoPath field?

I have a dropdown control with bunch of values. I would like to have "Northwest T3&T4" automatically selected. So I put the exact value "Northwest T3&T4" for the default value. When I save the ...
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Buttons “Save” and “Cancel” dissapeared after changing Form with InfoPath

I have a problem with buttons in a Form. Buttons have disappeared after changing the Form in InfoPath, and I do not know how to add them again.
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List based infopath - Unable to save attachements

I have a custom list. then I modified the form in InfoPath. Up until this morning 10:00am (cst) i was able to upload attachments along with other metadata. I have no idea what I did but now the form ...
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Custom Save and Close operation InfoPath Browser Form

All, I have a form library in SP 2010 with a template. This allows users to submit a form and also to edit a submitted form. I have set it up to create a unique filename on first submission and to ...
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How do I add a photo to a form without InfoPath?

I on a 2013 site. I would like to add a photo to a form that was created within SP without using InfoPath. Is this possible? here is an example. This was created using InfoPath. Any information on ...
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Infopaht form: once repeating table is created, how can i add display rows to be default?

I created the repeating table with two rows display initially, but i would like to have 5 rows instead. How can I fix it?
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Clearing a signature in InfoPath section when edited

I have a section in a form that must be signed, once signed the section becomes read only. If i set the section to be not read only when signed i need the signature to be cleared if the section is ...
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InfoPath Approval Fields, certain users can fill in some fields

Using Infopath, I would like to have a "Approval Status" field that only certain users (the managers) can see when approving or rejecting a form. The scenario would be the following: User fills out ...
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Infopath 2010: Form is checked out for editing by current user

We have an infopath form on which we are generating auto numbered file name . We are getting an issue while updating the form and it says that form is currently checked out by [Me] InfoPath cannot ...
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Excel Services Form working in Infopath preview but not Sharepoint

For the past 2 days i have been banging my head against the screen trying to solve this issue with Infopath 2010, Sharepoint 2010 and Excel Services. I am creating a pretty simple form which uses an ...
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InfoPath List Box Changing Values in Sharepoint 2013

I've encountered a strange issue in an InfoPath 2013 form being used in Sharepoint 2013. My form has three list box items with preset options for users to select from. They also have a default ...
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Auto Increment file name in Sharepoint Form infopath

I used this as my reference: Auto-numbering InfoPath forms when they are submitted to a SharePoint form library I followed that link but it wont work correctly,instead of having 1,2,3... as ...
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Should I use a SharePoint list, or library for my InfoPath form?

I'm creating a form for users of our organization to submit. Users will go into the intranet SP site, open and complete the form, then submit (or save it). We want end users to be able to edit the ...
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SharePoint / InfoPath Workflow (One List To Another)

I created an InfoPath 2010 form to be used in our SharePoint 2010 Foundation intranet site. The workflow for this form is as followed: User initially fills out form a. if the user is a generic ...
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about publish wizard connection in SP 2013

when i publish a form on share point 2013 firstly it takes too much time, it ask about you are moving to this site to that site so data source are move if yes click next then processing is going ...
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Cannot modify User Roles in InfoPath

I am trying to modify the User Roles for my form but the button 'User Roles' button in the Data tab is greyed out and I cannot click it. Anyone has any idea what might be the reason? I tried googling ...
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Can I extract a list with a button in infopath 2010?

I'm working on sharepoint 2010. I want to know if it's possible to create a button which extract the list the infopath is based on in an excel sheet. Thanks.
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An entry has been added to the Windows event log of the server. Log ID:5567

I am new to sharepoint and infopath. I am trying to explore how it works. I was able to upload succesfully the form i created in infopath to sharepoint. But now that it was all filled up and and ...
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How can I change de build target in VSTA (ex: from anyCPU to x64)

Developing code in Infopath, when I try to call this : SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate() { I get this error message (sorry, some parts are in french but codes are the same) : ...
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InfoPath 2013 retain current values but save in new record

(This is a bit of a duplicate question but it was asked a year ago and it wasn't answered helpfully.) I've got a form created against Office 365 Sharepoint custom list. Pretty much everything is ...
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SharePoint 2010 UserProfileService GetUserProfileByName - different results for similar input syntax

I have a problem where a call from a browser enabled InfoPath form to the UserProfileService in SP 2010 returns at 500 error: "Warning The following query failed: GetUserProfileByName (User: ...
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Soap problem when publishing an InfoPath form

When I try to publish an InfoPath form it throw a SOAP Error that the List don't Exist . Exception of type 'Microsoft.SharePoint.SoapServer.SoapServerException' was thrown. List does not ...
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Decrement list item on approval

As a self teaching exercise I am trying to make a leave approval system. I have an Employee Directory in the form of a list, each employee has a "Holidays Remaining" column with a default value of ...
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Enable workflow with an Infopath 2010 form

I have an Infopath 2010 form with some custom code. The security of the form is at Full trust (the form is created with InfoPath Designer 2010). The form is working well but i can't make a workflow ...
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Limit user to fill a Infopath list

I have create a list in Infopath and published it in SharePoint. I want to limit users to fill in this list just once. How can I do this? I have Nintex if it's necessary to write a workflow.
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infopath, how can I set a fields value with the “display name” of a dropdownlist?

I want to set a field's value but when I add a rule I only got the value from the dropdownlist, I want to use the "display name" to set the field, how can I do it?
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How to view a published form?

Unbelievably simple question here, but I cannot for the life of me figure it out... I created an InfoPath form and published it to the SharePoint site following the wizard's instructions. Then when I ...
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How to loop through each row in a repeating table using SharePoint Workflows

I have an InfoPath form published to a SharePoint library and I have created a workflow that gets values from some of the fields in form and inserts them into a SharePoint List. Now, in the form I ...
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Sharepoint Document Library within a Web Form?

As part of a InfoPath web-enabled form, we want to include the ability for form fillers to upload files and documents to a location outside the form (meaning no embedded attachments). We figured a ...
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how to auto-fill a rich text box by selecting a item in drop-down list in InfoPath

i am making a form by infoPath. i wanna make a function which is : i got two lists named 'Support Requests' and 'Feather Stories'. 'Support Requests' got two columns called 'title' and 'content'. ...
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How to create auto complete Textbox like Google search Textbox in Infopath, SharePoint 2013?

I have list of staff in database and it has more than 1000 records I created a Dropdown in Infopath but searching a record through Dropdown from more than 1000 record is very time consuming. what I ...
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Put in a First name from a list using a pulled username

I have my form so that when it loads it pulls the username of the user viewing the form but I want it to grab the associated first name from a list I have on the site. I've gotten it so that it puts ...
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How to switch view programmatically with Infopath 2010 on a button click

I want to switch view in an Infopath form after a button click. I tried that but didn't work : public void BTN_Clicked(object sender, ClickedEventArgs e) { ...
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How to Restrict user to select single selection from Multiple selection List Box in Infopath 2010

I'm using Infopath 2010 and created form with Multiple Selections in List Box. I want to restrict users to single selection only. How do i acheive this without any coding. I'm from non-technical ...
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Sharepoint infopath condition on list/item permissions

Is it possible to create an action in a SharePoint Infopath form which checks item permissions for the current user? SharePoint workflows set permission on individual list items for various users, ...
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When still to use InfoPath?

I am looking for a way to modify SharePoint list forms so that I can make some fields read-only, and can apply some logic based on the person logged into the form. I have been told that InfoPath ...
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Updating all other list items

Ok, so I want to use a sharepoint list as a ticketing system. One of the fields is priority. I want this field to automatically update if, for instance, I input a new item with a priority of 2 I ...
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How to use imported list template

I have got a list template (.stp) which I have imported in my site by going to "Web Designer Galleries --> List templates" in Site Settings. After that I went to Site Contents to create a new list ...
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set permission on infopath views base on sharepoint groups

I've customized my newitem.aspx of my list with infoPath in share point 2010 with 4 views and now I want to set permission on each view base on share point groups how can I do it?
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How to select values in a CHOICES field?

I'm using a CAML query to update a SharePoint 2010 List from InfoPath. My CAML looks like this: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <Batch OnError="Continue"> <Method ID="1" ...
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Workflow issues with submitting SharePoint Email

I am a novice sharepoint user and I have worked on a team that has created a sharepoint list that we are using to process requests. We have a built-in workflow that is designed to send users an email ...
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InfoPath 2010 Default Value Dropdown list using External Data Source (XML)

Is there a way to set a default value for a dropdown list using an XML data source? I don't mind manually entering it to match the dropdown field but I just can't seem to find a place for it... ...
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“Choice Column” SharePoint

I had created a choice column in SharePoint with "or specify value" and then I edited this list in Info-path. I deleted this "Drop-down menu" and added one from Info-path. But now I do not get ...
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How to dynamically set credentials when calling a REST web service with code in Infopath

Our SharePoint is configured to use Claims Based Authentication. We want authenticated users in SharePoint to fill a form and some fields will be automatically filled with their personal data. We ...
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Infopath cannot generate a form template for the sharepoint list - warning message received across the site

I am receiving the below error when trying to customise form in list. I could edit the list in infopath before but now I am receiving this error. I created a new list in the same site to check if its ...
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Sharepoint Table Autopopulates to NO

I've run into a problem with Sharepoint - I've created a Infopath form, and connected it to a list in Sharepoint. Some of fields in the form are YES/NO questions, with the default set to YES. I have ...
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InfoPath versus ASP form

Environment: SP2013 Enterprise, InfoPath 2010 My question is hopefully pretty straight-forward, but I haven't found any good documentation on it so I'm looking for advice from personal experience if ...
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How to create an 'Add' and 'Remove' control dynamically with InfoPath designer 2013?

I am new to SharePoint and have been given the task of designing a form in Infopath 2013 described in the following scenario: Select a responsible, Resp.type, then click "Add". Then I will get a ...