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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Dynamic people picker value in infopath form

I have an infopath form, where several fields exist. Everything is fine with textbox fields, but there is some trouble with people picker field. I can pre-assign initial value for these field, but ...
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Infopath- Create multiple selection tree manually [closed]

I was hoping that you could answer a query I have with Microsoft INFOPATH. How could I design a multiple selection list , where each entry has subsequent multiple options and each one among those ...
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Check for Validation Errors on Submit Button Click [closed]

I have an infopath 2010 form that already has some VB code behind it. I want to create a SubmitButton clicked event that checks for validation errors before it submits.. I have an example in C# and i ...
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Limit a user group to a specific view created via InfoPath 2010

I have created a new view called 'RequesterView' (via InfoPath 2010) to add items to a issue tracking list. The purpose of this is to limit the visibility of certain fields such as 'Assigned To', 'Due ...
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Approval Workflow Cannot be Completed

I have created a workflow using the OOTB Approval workflow template in SP 2010. When I run the workflow, it sends a task to Outlook with the "Open this task" button. When I click on Approve, Reject or ...
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Is it possible to read an excel file through code in a sandbox solution - SharePoint Online

On a SharePoint Online environment, I have an Infopath based list with Attachment enabled. When an excel file is attached during a new item creation on this list, I want to have an event receiver that ...
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How to import data from Repeating form Sharepoint 2010

I have an InfoPath form setup on a Sharepoint List that allows the user to enter multiple Repeating Forms concurrently (so 2 or more entries with the same Submit call). 1) user navigates to the list ...
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Infopath shows error when I try to publish the blank form

I tried to publish the form with all controls using blank form to a sharepoint site. I created new form library and published. But it shows me the error as in screenshot("Infopath cannot save the ...
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Infopath File Submitted to Sharepoint Library is uneditabe?

I have a published infopath file on our Sharepoint 2010 and after someone fills it out and submits it we are unable to then edit it with more detail. Yet we have other Infopath forms where this is an ...
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How do I update a task from a custom InfoPath form

We are in the process of figuring out how to use SharePoint and InfoPath to replace our current Workflow system. And I’m running through some test scenario’s/examples and have run into a problem. I’m ...
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Using InfoPath inBrowser forms, create reports from captured data, and present those reports back in SharePoint

I'm using SharePoint 2010 and I have access to InfoPath and BCS services. I’m looking to use InfoPath forms that are accessed IN-BROWSER through SharePoint to capture data, and use that data to ...
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Update value of column in Form Library using CSOM

I want to update the value of a promoted field from infopath form by csom code. I have written the following code but it does not seem to work. Please guide to know what is incorrect. function ...
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Moving master InfoPath Form locations and publishing to SharePoint

I've created several forms for our team SharePoint site and once in the past I did a "Save As" and then published and the newly published form deleted all of my old data. I have a new form that I ...
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Filtering Multi-Selection Lists

I am having trouble filtering a multi-selection list, and I think the problem is with the reference to the current item. I need a way to reference the item that the filter is being checked against ...
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Infopath 2010: Display SP choice column in text box with spaces or commas

So, I've got this Infopath 2010 form. I've got my data connections and rules setup for cascading drop downs, where the final selection (job title) populates a text box (Software) with a list of ...
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Calculate months difference Info-path form SharePoint 2010

I have two date fields(start date and end date) in infopath form and a text field. In this text field the difference in months needs to be calculated. Condition : if the difference is 4 months and ...
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InfoPath current() Function in Multi-Lists

When you call current() from a multi-selection list, where does it resolve to? I ask because I need to use it in a complicated filter to control what values are present in the list. Has anyone used ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Violating cross-domain restrictions and infopath

Hello I created a form in infopath and when i go to load it up via sharepoints front end I get this error message "A query to retrieve form data cannot be completed because this action would violate ...
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InfoPath code to delete all rows of repeating table and then add back one default row

I have the code on a clicked event to reset a repeating node (deleting all existing rows - see code)... I am looking for the best way to add back a default row. I tried using xmlwriter, but this ...
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Custom DLL in InfoPath form not working on SharePoint

I created a form in InfoPath 2007 that uses C# code behind. The form basically is a "user friendly" front end for our current Help Desk ticketing software. The form communicates with the Help Desk via ...
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SharePoint 2010 InfoPath Library Gantt Chart View MISSING Zoom In/Zoom Out Feature

How do I get the Zoom In/Zoom Out function back into the Library tab as it is in the List tab for Gantt Chart Views? Why would is the Zoom function missing from the Library tab? I set up a Gantt ...
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Synchronized InfoPath Attachment With Document Library

I have an InfoPath 2010 form with a Document attachment. if any user upload infopath form with attachment, than attachment must be added in document library, if any user modify or delete any ...
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New Infopath 2013 in O 365: Select the form template to open this xml file

I create a new forms library in o365/SPO. I click new document and it opens InfoPath2013 and asks for Select the form template to open this xml file Where do I get this from? Also if select New ...
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Custom List Form works fine in Infopath but gets stuck when deployed

I have a custom list form for whenever I add a new item to a custom list. This form connects to an external sharepoint list that has 3000 records. When you type a client ID it will connect to the ...
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Routing InfoPath Forms

I'm looking at automating some forms for my organization utilizing SharePoint and InfoPath. I'm familiar with form development and saving them to SharePoint. Where we start getting stuck is managing ...
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Infopath 2003 from deployed to sharepoint moss 2007 - with win8 and infopath office 2013 error access to the following form template is required:

we have had an Infopath 2003 template with c# codebehind deployed to sharepoint moss 2007 website used with a doc library. now when trying to download the template with windows 8 machein that has ...
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SP 2013 Foundations: Form Library Only Working For Domain Admins?

I have an Infopath form that I have published to my SP 2013 foundations site. More specifically the form was published to a form library app called Expense Reports. If a domain admin clicks on "new ...
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Infopath form spikes CPU when published

I have an infopath form I'm trying to publish and it causes the CPU usage to spike to 100% for over 10 minutes or until I kill the process. The form isn't overly complicated as it just has 3 ...
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Sharepoint Workflow Logic

Hello there I have a infopath form with Sharepoint workflow attached to it. I want to be able to send an email to a certain person based on what the "users" last name starts with. So for example: ...
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Form size/amount of fields/rules limits in InfoPath

We know of the upper limit boundaries of SharePoint itself but, what about the limits of a InfoPath form published to a SharePoint Form Library as a web form? Does the size of the form have any ...
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How to trigger a rule in an InfoPath form from action done on another field

I have a form with a Name field. The Name field has the set of rules shown in this image on the right. when the user changes any of the fields shown by the mouse icons, i have a rule to Set Name field ...
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Infopath Multiple-Selection list's Item Changed Event is not working in web browser

I have an infopath form applied to a Form Library in my sharepoint site which have managed code. In that form I use a Multiple-Selection list in a section that shows items (documents) from a ...
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Document Information Panel (Infopath 2007 .xsn) crashes Word 2010 when creating an instance of the content type, any idea why?

My problem seems to be that whenever I create an instance of a document content type it seems to crash Word 2010, I've tested it on another PC with Word 2007 installed and it opens the document just ...
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Workflow form display error

I am trying to create a workflow that has an approval process. Once i create the workflow and start it. I get a task added in a Task list but when i try to view it i get this error. The form ...
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Issue with direct edit item link via email not closing

I have a very simple workflow sending an email for users to take a survey. I do not want them to have to click on Edit Item, so I am trying to send a link directly to the edit view. When I do so, ...
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Append-only comments field from SP List not displaying in Infopath form

I am trying to get a data connection set up in InfoPath to display the comments history in a multi-line text field with "Append Changes to Existing Text" option enabled. The field comes from a ...
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Create link to new InfoPath Filler form

This has me stymied. I created an InfoPath form library and a form. I can add new items to it by clicking the New > New Document menu items in the MyItems page. I need to create a "quick link" to this ...
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How to Bind textbox/ListBox from one List with depending on other Dropdownlist populated with Another Sharepoint list in InfoPath?

I have a DropDownList which is populated with One SharePointList in INFOPATH DESIGNER and the value for other textboxes are filled depending on this DropDownList Selected Value using Rules & ...
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InfoPath 2013 Document Cannot Be Opened in SharePoint 2007 Workflow in InfoPath 2013

I have an InfoPath 2007 document that is submitted and creates a SharePoint workflow. This works fine in InfoPath 2010 and SharePoint 2007. When upgrading to InfoPath 2013, the document submits ...
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multiple selection list box - choices

I published an InfoPath form on my SharePoint which contains a multiple selection list box. The Problem is that when i try to edit an item in line every value except for the ...
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How to add items in DropDownlist based on condition in InfoPath?

I have One form, in which there is 1 Dropdown list that contains List of Months From January to December of current year 2013. Now if I select any particular Month then, all the Dates(Only for ...
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Autofill manager's People picker in Infopath-created form

I am designing a form that basically has two people picker fields. One is the currently logged in user, and the other is the manager. What I would like, is that whenever the form is opened, the ...
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Problem with CheckBox in infopath 2010

Hi my name is Marcelo ... I have a problem with extracting data from a list checkbox , i selected 2 options (or more than two of several existing) and these disappear after ... then I need to display ...
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Is it possible to tie an email submit button to a specific row in a repeating table?

I want to be able to use the repeating table funtion to keep a history or correspondence on a specific item. I start with an InfoPath form created for SharePoint. Now I want to be able to use email ...
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Infopath Form with Password validation

we have a request from a client to add some type of password validation to one of their info path forms. This means that before the user could submit the form they would somehow be prompted for their ...
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Infopath Form use in SharePoint Module Need License?

I Created Custom State Machine Workflow in that workflow having Infopath Custom Form Module so we are going to deploy in production server. This Application access number end users in that time we ...
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InfoPath, and Calling a instation of Template InfoPath from Event Receiver

I want to call a form of InfoPath from Event Receiver. How Could I set a field infopath a Values, from Event Receivers to sets a Values on infopath fields which could I Validate and show or hide a ...
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How to assign a value to Form field from association form?

In Sharepoint 2010 Workflow, there is a Association form with two fields. When associating the workflow with list, user is populating the association fields. Now, I would like to assign the ...
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Need to query sharepoint list in InfoPath 2010, displaying unique work locations from a list and their job category counts

I have a list in SharePoint i'm trying to generate a report out of in InfoPath 2010. I need the Work Location and the Job Cateogory fields. Work Location could have multiple occurrences as these are ...
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Using InfoPath to report on SharePOint library data

In our organization, the reporting function on the SharePoint 2010 server farm is NOT turned on. We have InfoPath forms that gather lots of info from a user and it goes to a form library and we ...