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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Associate an existing site column with a published Infopath content type

I've created an Infopath form and published it as a content type to my SharePoint site. What I am trying to do now is modify the form (and content type) to include an existing site column that was ...
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SharePoint 2007 - InfoPath form library not allowing new items

I am in a very strange situation, and have been working with Microsoft Support on the same. With not much results. We had a site in SharePoint 2007 with a InfoPath form library, we had migrated ...
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Remove InfoPath Validation Red Dashed border

I created a custom form using InfoPath 2010. I need to input validate all fields (approx: 70). The customer is adamant on not seeing the dashed border around required radio and checkbox elements, ...
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Customize InfoPath Form select element

I have an InfoPath form used for ordering inventory from our warehouse. There are drop-down lists with the roughly 180 inventory items available for request. I would like to make hybrid drop-down ...
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filter an form library list view web part with multiple values in a column coming using a Current User Filter

I need to filter an form library list view web part with multiple values in a column using a Current User Filter web part as a provider. however I was unsuccesful since it only works for the first ...
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View active Infopath Form Services sessions?

Is there a way to view if anyone is currently using InfoPath Forms Services (IPFS)? I'm concerned that if I deploy a Site Collection Feature - which will recycle the app pool - it will play havoc ...
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Calculated field from Sharepoint to Infopath

I created a list in sharepoint with some calculated field. When i modify the form through Infopath the calculated field doesn't contain the formula that i wrote in Sharepoint. For example: In ...
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Infopath to Sharepoint: Create multiple list items from a date range?

I have a request from a client to create a SharePoint/InfoPath form that has Start Date and End Date fields. Their request is that when submitted it will make a separate entry for each day in the ...
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Infopath 2010 drop down field to populate document library field

I have Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise and Infopath 2010. I have a complex form created in Infopath with over 200 fields and numerous conditions. The form when submitted kicks off various workflows. The ...
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SharePoint 2013 InfoPath External Connections with Kerberos

Environment 2 App 2 WFE 1 DB C2WTS account- domain\AppPool (Log on as service/act as OS/Impersonate auth policy on all 4 servers) IIS Kernel mode - off Delegation for the all four servers: ...
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Infopath webpart always opening a new Form

I customized a my List form in infopath designer and created a new view for the form. Than i created a new webpart page named Test.aspx and added an infopath webpart on it. I selected the list and ...
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Error handling by Infopath 2010 for ItemAdd cancelled by SP Event Receiver

How to handle error messages in Infopath form, when a List item add event is cancelled by a Sharepoint Event Receiver? I receive an error which isn't user friendly, I would like to display a user ...
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Infopath form removing multiple spaces from url

I have a repeating section that displays an URL on an infopath form built from a list. Currently it displays URL with the spaces in it. I want to replace those spaces with a %20 to make them link ...
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possible to go through all the controls in a form to check if they have been filled or not on submitting the form to sharepoint?

I have built a form library in sharepoint, which will contain an info path form inside it. I wonder if it is possible in any way to iterate through all the controls inside an info path without the ...
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Add dynamic link to InfoPath multi-selection field

I had to modify a form using InfoPath in order to achieve a feature that populates a multiple-selection field with data returned from a query (similar to what this tutorial outlines). Before making ...
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Using Infopath without SharePoint

One of my clients need to use an infopath form to obtain information from the users and submit it to a database. But he doesn't have SharePoint. So I want to know if there is any way that we can use ...
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Infopath Error: The following location is not accessible, because it is in a different site collection - except it isn't

My server name: vshoprspfe The url people use for the farm: http://sharepoint (I'm not familiar with how this has been setup, but I believe it's with a cName) The site collection / library where this ...
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How to set the infopath dialog window default size to maxmize.?

I have a list InfoPath form, when I click on "add new item" the InfoPath form opens in a very small window. I want to set InfoPath form dialog window to maximize size. Could you please help me to ...
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Save Conflict Issue?

I have a form that in the form loads rules does the following: Check if Locked: if Locked = TRUE AND if Locked != userName() then Switch to read only Locked view, do not run any further rules ...
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Edit the list item by click on any custom column

I have a custom list. The list has 5 columns: A B C D E These column is taking value from am InfoPath form. I want to know any way to edit the items by click on any value on the row? Eg. Column ...
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Closing web enabled infopath 2010 form code behind sharepoint 2010

We have a custom button, which when clicked sets few fields in infopath form and then does data submit using data connection, now we want to close the form after data submit. Any suggestions? this is ...
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Get day from date in Infopath

I am using following function to get day from date. Can any body explain me how it works addDays(today(), 6 - (number(substring(today(), 9, 2)) + floor(((153 * (number(substring(today(), 6, 2)) + (12 ...
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InfoPath 2013 Form & Capturing Email Address

Before I give up on InfoPath I am asking for help. I created an InfoPath form with two textbox fields. The form will be connected to a sharepoint 2013 document library. I am not sure if I have ...
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Is it possible to have separate permissions for a form and the library it submits to?

We are using SharePoint 2010 and InfoPath 2010. I would like a form hosted on SharePoint to be available to any logged-in user, however after they submit I would like the library that receives the ...
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How to add a line feed in multiline column displayed in list view

I have a list with a column of type "multiple lines of text", which is updated by concatenating several other columns together when I save the item. I want to control the formatting of the list view ...
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Deploying InfoPath form using Visual Studio only

I am having trouble finding clear instructions on how to deploy an InfoPath form using only Visual Studio. It is my understanding that there are multiple ways to deploy a form with the two most ...
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Receiving Critical error from infopath forms services

Recently published SharePoint 2007 via ISA server. Everything seems to working okay other than while approving workflows. receiving Critical error from InfoPath forms services " An error ...
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2010: Problems saving an InfoPath form instance to a form library with only item level contributor rights

I got an InfoPath Form with some People fields. The Form is published to a forms library. The saved forms in the library have different permissions (item level). Most of them are read-only, but some ...
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Passing data to new infopath form in form library from a sharepoint custom webpart

I have a share point custom web part which has 2 text box Name and ID and a button. I have a info path form called 'EmpInformation' in the form library.So if the user hits on the button, a new info ...
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extended SharePoint server 2010 lists have problem with columns that have customized forms for their data gathering with InfoPath 2010

our server is upgraded from 2007 and we have problems there that force us to decide to move sites to the new 2010 web application. after that we have problem with excel services that solutions and ...
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Remove the blank space while viewing the item. using multiselect list box

In one InfoPath form ,I am using multiple selection list box, which is taking value from the list having 50 values. User can select any number of values for example 2. After submitting the InfoPath ...
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Infopath Form does not work in Sharepoint

I have a form that has 3 Data Connections. Main Data Source (Active Directory) Secundary Data Source (SOAP Web Service) Secundary Data Soruce (SQL Database) I fetch data from AD, from a Web Service ...
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Check for Valid User via Button

Ok, so I have a form that has multiple views, some read only and some editable. Each form has buttons to open the other forms in either edit mode or read only mode based on a field being set to ...
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send email when check box changes state

I have the following requirement I have an infopath FORM where there is a check box for urgent. when this field changes to true, i.e selected, an email is sent. at first it seamed obvious and I ...
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Codelessly extract emails from people picker in InfoPath 2010

I am trying to finish an InfoPath 2010 form that will be displayed in a form web part on my SP2010 department site. The goal of the form is to email another departments group inbox upon submission and ...
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Error in publishing Infopath 2013 form and Form library

I had created a form and link to a form library, but when i click on new document it show me this dialog box with URL ms-infopath:nft|u|.....|s|...... and then it open InfoPath form after ...
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Infopath Regex for 7 - 15 characters with atleast one digit and character

I am trying to create a textbox in infoth form with following creteria: 1.) Length should be 7-15 characters 2.) It should contain at least one digit 3.) It should contain at least one character 4.) ...
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How to get terms from term store, just the terms not the xml?

I am queriyng the term store using the _vti_bin/TaxonomyClientService.asmx?WSDL however I am not getting the terms back instead i get na xml reply... <?xml version="1.0" ...
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InfoPath 2013 form causes “Server out of memory” error when viewing list item

I have a rather large (200+ field) InfoPath form on a custom list that is full of drop-downs referencing other lists on the same site, along with some textboxes and checkboxes. There's not much in the ...
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Export Infopath Form from Sharepoint List

I have a List that uses an Infopath form. Is it possible to extract the actual infopath xml document. The idea is I want to have a process where I extract the item as xml as dump it in a document ...
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InfoPath Form: How to redirect to URL with parameters after pressing a button?

Solution with "?Source=..." is not what i need, because i want to pass parameter to page. This parameter is returned by some function after pressing a button on the form. For example: I have a form ...
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Binding multiple users to people picker control Infopath code behind

Hi I am using infopath 2010, in code behind we are getting some users from external data source. Now we want to bind these users to a people picker control. meaning if i open the form and i clicked on ...
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Collect data from SharePoint and make from that a report

I want to create a report , the data source will be a SharePoint list . I tried to use the PowerBI (unfortunately , its configuration is not going so well) , then I thought about Excel (a combination ...
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Increase file size infopath library SharePoint Online

I am working with an InfoPath form library and business requirements call for an occasional large file to be uploaded to the form, however it will not allow over 6MB. Is there any way around this?
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How Do I Get SharePoint to recognize that a field type was changed on an InfoPath form?

When I first designed and pulished my InfoPath form I mistakenly made two fields Text that should have been Whole Number. I want to be able to sum these values on a SharePoint view, so I changed the ...
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Set values in repeating table fields programmatically

I have some logic which calculated a list of dates that are to be displayed in the repeating table. The repeating table structure is as shown in the image: The code that I have used to set data in ...
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mapping two InfoPath fields to one field in SharePoint

I'm very new to InfoPath I have a very crude ticket system which consists of "summary" and "problem" (a few other fields). Could I have an InfoPath form that had, for example, multiple questions ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 Workflow

I created a form in Infopath 2013 and published. I created a Workflow in SP 2013 designer. I want to update a field in the form by using update item action but when I select current item, none of the ...
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Infopath Form & Sharepoint Form Library Permissions

I have published an infopath form to a Sharepoint 2013 form library however I would like certain permissions setup and cannot figure out how to get it working. Id like the online form to be available ...
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Cascading Dropdown Infopath and viewing columns in Sharepoint 2013

I have been able to create a Cascading dropdown menu in Infopath Designer 2013 and was able to link it to a list. For Example: The user will select "Country" and a dropdown menu of correlating ...