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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Customize NewDocSet.aspx form?

I need to customize the form that appears when users create a new document set. It's stored as “NewDocSet.aspx” under “_layouts”, which I can’t access. Is altering that file really the only way to get ...
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Infopath > If select No boolean only then make comments field mandatory

Okay, I need to make the comments field in infopath form required only if they select "Reject" a Boolean field. How is it possible?
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Infopath 2007 Form with SQL Query should fill rows in repeating table

OK, I am trying something I think should be simple and I am messing up somewhere. I want to query a table in SQL. I am doing it in the code here to clarify my question. I am receiving data back and ...
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InfoPath Form Naming Methods

I want to know some different methods of naming your InfoPath forms when they are submitted. The current problem we are experiencing in our office is that the File Name of the form is a concatenation ...
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FormsService UploadFormTemplate Method throws Access denied error

I'm trying to programmatically upload an forms template from web application to Central admin. Basically i'm trying to perform "Upload Form Template" functionality in infopath forms services using the ...
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Auto populated infopath form based on current user

I have 2 questions Is there a way to auto populate a infopath based on current user. (i.e. Title, First name, last name, address, city, tx, zip, email address, phone number) Is there a way to auto ...
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Force InfoPath to open in browser, from Tasks Hyperlink

My project team has created an InfoPath form for gathering information related to IT requests. In the workflow we have created "Collect data from user" tasks. When the user clicks on the hyperlink ...
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How to programmatically read the contents of InfoPath form?

I have form with data in repeating table. I need to use the object model to read the contents and display it on a webpart. Is it possible? Can any of you help me?
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Infopath forms permissions

I am concerned about custom infopath forms and its permissions. If I am customizing a form for data entry in a list, there is a form for new, edit, view. Who can see those forms? The same permissions ...
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Using to email in Infopath Designer 2010

In my Infopath form 2010, I am using a data connection called Email submit (which is an 'To Email' option in data connection). I have a people picker field in my form template which is used to select ...
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Browser-form date rules work fine in preview but crash in browswer.

I have a form that calculates the difference between two date fields then uses that difference to limit it to two weeks. The rules work fine when previewed in the filler. The difference field is ...
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SharePoint Workflow, Approver Lookup List

I am trying to create an approval process for InfoPath Form in a Form Library, for SharePoint 2010. I currently have a list of approvers in a list on my SharePoint site called Approvers. This list ...
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SharePoint 2010, InfoPath and top-level list lookup

We want to have some lists (Suppliers, Projects, etc) at top-site level which can be reached by all child-sites. Using InfoPath on child-sites we want to have a lookup field in the lists there so we ...
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InfoPath 2007 append text like MOSS multiline

I have an InfoPath 2007 form with several multiline text fields and I'd like to have newly added text in those fields append to the existing text with a user and time/date stamp as we see in ...
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Set lookup field value in infopath form on new Item(List Infopath form)

I have lookup field called project stage, on item created I'd like to set to its default value,(project start). Then this field can only be changed by the Workflow as the project moves to the next ...
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If I need to update the InfoPath's XML File in sharepoint? Is it possible to do it?

I'm very new at SharePoint, please forgive my stupid questions or mistake.... Currently I'm in the process of updating the SharePoint Server. I would like to update the InfoPath Form in SharePoint ...
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Sharepoint 2010 and Infopath form : lookup fields are displayed by their ID instead of text value

I'm trying to build a custom Infopath form for a list that contains 2 fields that I would like to get auto-completed: Person: people picker field, filled with the current user Team: lookup to the ...
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Uploading a InfoPath form shows as Upgrading as status for a long time

After uploading a form under manage form templates under central admin, i am getting the status as "Upgrading" for a day.. The form is not getting upgraded. All the application pools are running. ...
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SharePoint InfoPath formviewer part

I followed the Code protected override void CreateChildControls() { XmlFormView formView; formView = new XmlFormView(); formView.Width = ...
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InfoPath forms viewer web part

I'd like to add a SharePoint web part in a page that would display InfoPath forms(For example Timesheet template).Does anyone know how to show the "InfoPath forms" inside web part??? Can anyone help ...
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Change approvers on OOB 2007 SharePoint Approval Workflow?

I'd like to be able to change (add/delete) the approvers associated with the OOB Approval Workflow that I have associated with a InfoPath form library on SharePoint 2007. I want to change the ...
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Forms: Sharepoint or Infopath & SharePoint?

This is really more of a strategic question. My company is looking at electronic forms in SP2010 (running a mix of InfoPath 2007 & 2010). We currently run Office 2003 & MOSS2007 and run a ...
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Detect which button was clicked in submit event on Infopath 2010

Is there any way to determine which button was clicked in the FormEvents_Submit event on Infopath 2010? I have a number of buttons on my form, each with a slightly different submission routine. I did ...
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Connecting to InfoPath with UserGroup web service - “Unable to create a schema”

Using: InfoPath 2003, SharePoint 2007 WSS I've tried Googling the problem and got nothing helpful, and this is my first time trying to use a web service to connect InfoPath and SharePoint, so bear ...
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InfoPath Form Library vs. InfoPath forms on a list

What is the usage scenario's for using a dedicated Form library instead of using a custom list as where you modify the data entry form with InfoPath? Is it if you want the added functionality you get ...
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InfoPath form editable to some people and read only to others?

Is it possible to have some controls in an InfoPath form editable to only a certain group of people and read only to everyone else?
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Changing the value of a field in another List from a Form Library

I have the following scenario: I have one SharePoint List - List_A and one SharePoint form - Form_A List_A has two columns (ConfigItem and ConfigValue) and it contain a few configuration settings. ...
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Different set of InfoPath form's Page View based on URL

Is it possible that one can enter a URL in a web browser that point to a certain page view for a web-based InfoPath 2007 form? (For SharePoint Server 2007) Scenario: A web-based InfoPath form that ...
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Save Web-based InfoPath form with the title as its file name

How do I save a new web-based InfoPath form without having to manual-type the file name in the Save As dialog box as shown below: The 'Name' column, which represent the File name can be derive from ...
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How to save/submit an InfoPath SharePoint 2010 Form library data into SQL database

I have an InfoPath form template created from a custom schema. This template is hosted in SharePoint 2010 InfoPath form library. I want to store the data in InfoPath form library so that I can use ...
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InfoPath 2010 Form Load for SharePoint 2010 Lists

I'm using InfoPath 2010 to customize the View and Edit options of a SharePoint 2010 list. The view and edit pages, therefore, are displayifs.aspx and editifs.aspx. I have a Form Load operation in ...
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open form in infopath filler from document library

I created an "InfoPath filler form template" in InfoPath 2010 and submitted it to a SharePoint Server Standard 2010 document library. When I click on the document link in the document library, I get ...
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Access a list residing at the root level from a subsite for an InfoPath 2010 form

Sorry for the confusing title! I'll try to explain my problem a little bit better.. So the site that I'm building has a contact form (created using InfoPath 2010) on each page that the visitor can ...
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How do I close an InfoPath form page programmatically?

Is it possible to close an InfoPath form displayed in Forms Services via C#? I know I can close the form, but the actual InfoPath frame is still there. Is there anyway to kill the process from within ...
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InfoPath calculated field bound to SP list: how to populate only once?

Disclaimer: My experience with SharePoint does not extend much beyond having spelled it correctly a few times. I've inherited a SharePoint 2010 library that tracks expense reporting by running an ...
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Customize Shared Documents upload form in Infopath

Is there any way to customize the Sharepoint Shared Documents' "Add document" form using infopath? We need to do a couple lookups against other lists.
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InfoPath Forms and autoprinting

I am new to InfoPath Forms and have created my form but trying to add a link/button where user can select and it will autoprint. Is this an option??
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SharePoint Designer 2010 workflow: can't add a lookup column in a custom task process

In a Workflow I'm building with SPD, I want to use a custom task process. One of its field is "Category" which must be selected from a category list. I create a site lookup column to this category ...
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Printing Infopath form 2010(.xml) in Sharepoint 2010

My question is related to printing an Infopath 2010 form in Sharepoint 2010.I designed an Infopath 2010 form in Infopath Designer 2010 and published it to a form library in Sharepoint 2010.The end ...
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Is it possible to Check-in and Check-out the current form from the InfoPath browser editor?

A coworker has been tasked with adding check-in and check-out functionality from within an InfoPath 2010 form. Is this possible? This is a typical use case: User is browsing a SharePoint Form ...
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A button on an Infopath form that Prints the form and Submits it, too

OK I've been asked to put a print button on an infopath 2007 form. But they want me to amend the code so that the Click event submits the form to a Sharepoint 2007 Forms Library as well. I know this ...
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How to set custom permissions of an item with columns

I have a document library with a custom column that is associated with a check box in a form that I have. I want to set custom permissions if this check box is checked. Currently I can see the column ...
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Infopath 2010 - Browser based form with custom dialogs?

is it possible to tap into SP2010's dialog framework from a web-based InfoPath form? If not, can one override FormServer.aspx to use custom dialogs? Please advise, thank you! Cheers, Bob
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How can retrieve email address from the Infopath people/Group picker

How can retrieve email address from the Infopath people/Group picker?When I add the people/Group picker into the infopath form, I only get 3 fields DisplayName,AccountId,AccountType.Can anyone show me ...
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How do I display the current row value to info path form when creating custom workflow?

I am creating custom work flow for SharePoint 2010 site list. I have to display current row value to info path form. If I use data connection it return full data from the list is that possible to ...
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Save form v.s submit form in infopath2010

Hi I am new to Infopath ,SharePoint2010. Basically , I have a form library where user can complete a form. It allows user to save incomplete form. Once they complete the form , it will allow user to ...
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Infopath Browser form Ribbon modification

How we can customize sharepoint 2010 form server ribbon buttons? I found 'Ribbon.Tabs.InfoPathHomeTab' in page source but it seems that we can't add ribbon button to this location
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How to have a subtotal of calculated fields in InfoPath 2010

What I'm looking for is to total of a list of calculated fields. Have tried this with groups with no luck thus far.
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Different Views for Customer page and Engineering Page

I'm using an InfoPath form embedded in a webpart in a MOSS 2007 webpage. I'd like to have a Customer go to this page and see a certain view and not any of the others. After the form is submitted, the ...
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Calculated Fields in Infopath

Does InfoPath allow me to use calculated fields based upon other field values on the form?