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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In an Info Path 2013 form that links to SharePoint 2013 custom list -how to add a repeating table structure for only some columns and not all ?

I have created a SharePoint 2013 Custom list with several columns. I am designing an Info Path 2013 form for this custom list. When I click on checkbox manage multiple items (see inserted image). All ...
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Infopath: How to set a default value based on view

I have created a Leave Request site within my organization. I have a list which hosts the 3 following leave types: Annual, Special and Sickness. I have a choice field in the list named "Leave Type" ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Advanced Logic Survey

I trying to create a survey, but I want to be a little more intelligent about how it works. For example, I will ask the users "Choose from this list of 30 things what is most important to you" then ...
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InfoPath list box - How to change the validation message “Only numbers allowed”?

This is SP2010, InfoPath 2010. I've got an InfoPath form. Form has a listbox which is bound to external data. The Value is a number, and the Display is a descriptive list for humans. I have, in the ...
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If I have a choice of 5 answers, how can hide the answers that were not selected?

I am very new to using InfoPath so stick with me...I am wondering if it is possible to hide selections that were not chosen? Example: If I am scoring a certain criteria 5 through 1 and I have a ...
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Issue populating edit forms in Sharepoint 2013

So I have a SharePoint list where on the edit page I have created multiple infopath form webparts, each audiences to a different group with a different view. The problem is that only the first form is ...
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Infopath error when accessing form without www

I have an Infopath 2010 form embedded on a SP 2010 site. When I access the form at the URL www.domain.com/form.aspx, everything works fine. However, when I don't use the www and the URL is ...
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infopath 2013 permission error

I have a few new computers ( not users) running windows 8.1 and InfoPath 2013. when they try to open a document they get " you do not have permission to open this document or the document is opened by ...
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How to Edit InfoPath Form Web Part embedded into a page when there is no list associated with the Form?

I'm having difficulty editing a SharePoint 2010 page. Someone else created it. The set up is a bit different than normal. The page has an InfoPath form embedded in to it. I have full admin rights to ...
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Saved form when submitted creates duplicate

Is there an easy way to prevent a form from creating a duplicate when submitting a saved form?
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Error when Updating SharePoint Form

I have a form that can be edited in SharePoint 2010 when users submit a request. To clarify, it's not the form implementation they are editing, it is the fields in the form that they are editing. The ...
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Error publishing info-path form 2013 in share point 2013

When I publish info-path form 2013 on site collection in SharePoint 2013 I see the following error. And does not publish. Do you have an idea? Thanks!
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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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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 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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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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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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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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Get Current UserName in Infopath always returns the secure store service credential name

I followed the 3 page tutorial here to get the current Display Name in an infopath textbox. ...
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InfoPath form - The following location is not accessible, because it is in a different site collection

I have a site in test with Lists forms customised using InfoPath web forms. Environment is 2013. When I try to open the forms after restoring in Production I get the error: The following location ...
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Infopath forms 2010 to 2013 migration issue

I need to migrate InfoPath forms 2010 to SP 2013. Now in 2010 InfoPath forms are connected to data connection library & having classic authentication. Since SP 2013 doesn't support classic ...
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Enable Rich Text in a Site Workflow Initiation Form for a Multiple Line Column w/o InfoPath?

I've created a site workflow that users manually start and that collects data through an initiation form, which then passes the data to a Word document in a library. The initiation form uses site ...
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Sharepoint Form not sending attachment to email

I hope someone can shed some light on this. I designed a form using Infopath, published it to the Sharepoint site. In the form, I have a section where a user can attach a file. I have the form ...
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Attach file to approval workflow email

There is a working approval workflow process using SharePoint 2010, Outlook 2010 and InfoPath 2010. When the task is reassigned to an individual the user needs to attach a document to the task ...
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InfoPath Form losing content type - what is the cause?

I have a form library in a SharePoint site collection with approximately 4000 browser enabled InfoPath forms residing in it at any given time. This form library also has approximately 160 content ...
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How create download Link for InfoPath Attachments in list view?

I am using SharePoint 2013, I have created a form with InfoPath my form has attachments. it is working fine the only problem is that How can I have a download link for attachments in list view?
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Infopath form is displyed as xml in a form library

I am trying to transfer some forms I have developed in the past in SP2010 environment to SP2013. The problem is that when I create a form library in SP2013 the submitted form gets saved as XML file ...
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InfoPath 2010 - People picker not working/opening in filler

For some reason, people picker is not working in the InfoPath 2010 filler or Preview. When I publish the form as a "web enabled form", the People Picker will open up in the browser and it works ...
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Infopath Forms - Change the DataConnections

I published an InfoPath form to SharePoint that uses a lot of DataConnections. For example, a comboBox Field receives a list's content. Recently we changed the access from HTTP to HTTPS and now I ...
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Forms that end-users can create easily

So, after a lot of research looking into InfoPath, SharePoint Designer, and the like.. I have a simple question. I want my end users to be able to migrate away from Google Forms (we have the free ...
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Can the hover/active borders of form fields be customized and/or disabled?

I'm really not crazy about field borders in forms. In InfoPath, you can get rid of the borders, but then the row heights jump in the browser once the form is published to SharePoint. ...
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How to copy or duplicate a record in a SharePoint list (or inside infopath form)?

In some other applications such as Excel or Access, it is possible to copy a row of data and paste it (or use a duplicate function). I am hoping there is a way, to do this in a SharePoint (2013) ...
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Update SharePoint calculated column on Infopath form

I have an Infopath 2010 list form that displays a couple of calculated columns. My users have asked if I can make those fields update dynamically while the form is open. I have already tried moving ...
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Infopath 2010 terminate Workflow for current document

Is it possible to create a button in an Infopath 2010 Document, so when the Documents Workflow is started the User is able to click on the Button to terminate the Workflow? I actually have no idea on ...
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Why is the master/detail tab missing?

I'm trying to build a web-enabled master/detail form with Infopath, so I need to build it with repeating tables bound to my existing data sources. If I open the 'repeating tables properties' dialog ...
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Soap problem with linked list - infopath

When I tried to migrate a list with some list wchich are connected migration works great, but when I tried to connect another list with migrated list, and I tried use existing list it give me SOAP ...
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How to print infopath form for document library?

I have created one InfoPath form with two views and published it into the document library. I want to have a print button on the form so that I can print the document. How to achieve it?
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Update a value in sharepoint list through workflow

I am a newbie to Infopath and Sharepoint. My work till today. I have created invoice template using infopath 2013. And Also created two views of the form. Submitter View and Print View. I have a ...
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Create a button on Infopath for users to export form to PDF

Currently I have created a travel request form using Sharepoint 2013 and Infopath 2013 that once you submit the form, it creates a line item on the list as well as workflows to their managers for ...
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Embed Approval Workflow into InfoPath Form?

I would like to find out whether its possible to embed approval workflow status 'approved' into an InfoPath form - filled in and completed on SharePoint 2013. We are able to approve workflows and ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Infopath form on subsite, referencing list on root site

I have a list with an InfoPath form on my root site level. I've created a subsite, and would like to move the InfoPath form from the root site to this subsite (while leaving the actual list on 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.