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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SPContext.Current is sometimes null in code behind of InfoPath

On occasion I find that SPContext.Current returns null in the code behind of my InfoPath forms. This is occuring while I have the form open in a SharePoint 2010 site collection. I can't figure why ...
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What cannot be developed for Sharepoint Server 2010 in 32-bit workstation? and in 64-bit workstation?

Before, I was developing remotely on Microsoft Sharepoint Server 2010 machine (Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter and all servers 64-bit) accessing it over internet through RDP from Windows XP SP3 32-...
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Copy SharePoint Designer Workflow to another Farm

I have created a infopath form and attached a custom approval workflow and infopath form is published to a forms library. I have done everything in my development VM. I have also published the ...
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InfoPath and SharePoint: Domain Permission Level Error

I am needing to move a template into a content type folder and have it be the new template, but when I do I get this error when I try to open a form based on it. Anyone seen this before? What does it ...
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certificate error in browser but not InfoPath

We have created a form in Infopath 2010 for use with SharePoint 2010. The form contains digital signatures. If I open the form in InfoPath the DS loads with no problem. However, if I open the form ...
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How can I show the documents of a document set in an InfoPath form?

I have an InfoPath form with a connection to a document library that holds document sets. I have the ID of the specific document set. How can I make the InfoPath form display Links to the documents of ...
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Two similiar InfoPath 2010 form views but required fields on only one of them?

I have a form with two views, one view has all fields like title, date, subject, country, Yes/No and state. The other view only has date and Yes/No (a checkbox). On the first view all fields are ...
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Bind Lookup Column with External Site's List in Infopath Form 2010

Is this possible to bind datasource with dropdownlist of lookup column in Infopath form. Means in my case : i have one subsite : http://www.contoso.com/Marketing/Combraign in this site having one ...
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Using javascript to create InfoPath form in a SharePoint library

Are there javascript / javascript framework that allows developer to create InfoPath Form in a SharePoint Library? Suppose there is a SharePoint Library called 'Finance Application'. When a user ...
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Why does my Infopath form take so long to render when opened from the the Task Assignment view?

After the Tasks to Approve, Complete, Acknowledge etc. is sent to the assigned user and they click on the link (ex. "NamedForm.xml") the form attempts to open but renders very slow. The form will ...
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How to use an .aspx form for a workflow step in SharePoint 2010

I'd like to implement email templates in SharePoint 2010 and found this great video tutorial on how to implement it using SharePoint Designer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B6ifiMNt_cg Basically, I ...
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Turn off SharePoint Error Messages

Is there a way to turn off error messages, that are returned from InfoPath forms either having invalid data, or permissions. Here is a picture of them. I would perfer for the form to just not ...
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Upload generated PDF to sharepoint list via InfoPath

i have an InfoPath 2007 file which includes code to generate a signed PDF out of the current infopath form. Now i want to upload this PDF via C# code into a sharepoint 2010 library. I tried ...
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Process to Attach Initiation Infopath2010 Form with Sequential Workflow

Here I want Infopath2010 form will appear when I want to start manual Sequential Workflow in visual studio2010.For that I am using Initiation Form(created in Infopath2010) Process. DO anybody have any ...
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Error deploying SharePoint 2010 solution with InfoPath form (The path is not of a legal form.)

I am new to SharePoint and .Net development, sorry if answer for my question is obvious. I've created SharePoint solution, which uses InfoPath form. When I deploy it from Visual Studio, all work fine,...
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Update InfoPath calculated value in real time

I have an InfoPath form that includes some text boxes that have character limits. Below the text box, I have a calculated value to show how many characters are used. However, the calculated value ...
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infopath > How to make sure there is an attachment

Creating a resume upload form where user must upload attachment. On submit button I want to disable submit button if attachments is not present? I added Attachments is not present and this seems to be ...
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Automated update of SharePoint List from .csv file

Our company wishes to keep an updated SharePoint List of our current customers for use in a InfoPath form. Our ERP system is capable of exporting this on a timer job to a certain location (i.e. a ...
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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 = ASP.Unit....
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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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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 ...