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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Repeating tables with different default values

So am I making an InfoPath form that pulls in data from an inventory list and I have a drop down that is populated with all available items in the inventory, and when an item is selected it shows the ...
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How to Open Info-path Form in All Browser?

currently=>i had check the check box that you must select during publishing at the point where you decide to publish to a doc lib, browser-enabling the template also in Document Form Library also ...
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Limit number of words in the text box

I am new to Info path, I know how to limit the no.of characters entered in to the text box using string-length function. But is there any way we can limit the number of Words entered in to an ...
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How do I add user email id into infopath form field

For eg: I want to add user email in one of infopath form fields from the user who has logged in. Can it be picked from user profile service, but how do display it ?
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Getting an error when I submit InfoPath form

I've been attempting to update an InfoPath form on a Document Library. The form works by having custom submit rules and data connections that allow the form to be submitted in specific folders. During ...
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Unique ID to field InfoPath forms

My client want to develop some InfoPath forms, in which some general fields will have Unique ID in back-end. i.e. Zone or Region will have common name in the form but, somewhere in back-end each ...
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common field for various Info-path forms

I want to design 6 info-path forms and publish them in SharePoint online. Each form has some common field(basically drop downs) that has predefined data, we called it master fields. The requirement is ...
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Date marked from Info-path forms into Calendar

I have 4 info-path forms published in SharePoint online. Each form has date field in it. I want that the SharePoint/outlook calendar, of the user (who filed the form), will be marked(as an event) ...
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How InfoPath data is stored in database?

How InfoPath data is stored in database? Is it XML or some other format? Can I import excel data to an existing InfoPath web template?
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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 form'...
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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 e-...
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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" ...
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2007 Infopath URLs embedded in Word document

We will be using Word documents to point to our 2007 InfoPath Forms Library. This forms library is using InfoPath as the client application >> Advanced Settings >> "Opening browser-enabled documents" ...
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SP 2013/Designer 2013 - InfoPath Issue

I am trying to rename the OOTB Collect Feedback Workflow Task form “Cancel” button to “Save for Later” using InfoPath. Upon renaming the button and clicking Quick Publish I am receiving a “The ...
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Unable to delete list items

I am not able to delete the list items. The form was created using Infopath and I don't know how to solve this issue. Please see the below screenshot:
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Event Receiver Infopath Submission

I have a request that the permissions inheritance(library to item) in the InfoPath form library should NOT to be broken. So what I am looking for is that the submitter group that has a read access ...