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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InfoPath Designer 2010 - Format HTML tags

I have set up a web browser form for SP2007 in InfoPath Designer 2010. It points to a list that contains several columns of different types, to include some enhanced rich text multiline fields. The ...
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Customizing the Infopath 2010 Error?

I want to customize the error message that infopath gives if a field is blank. I have a Submit & Save button and on its click if any field is blank, it should show a popup that 'Fields with * are ...
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5 Dashboards 1 list. Need each dashboard edit view to show different list fields

I don't have access to the original source code. I can use infopath 2010, sharepoint designer 2010 and access to use CEWPs. I have 5 Dashboards connected to 1 list. This is just one# Each ...
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Convert the Infopath Form into PDF or Excel in SharePoint 2010?

We have designed an Infopath Form and published as a document template on a library. Now, we would like to add a feature to export the InfoPath Form details to Excel or publish the InfoPath Form as ...
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Alphabetize Multiple Drop-Down List Boxes

I have an Infopath form which has several drop-down lists. These drop-down lists are being fed from a separate list (separate from the list being posted to). I need to have each of these drop-down ...
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Create infopath form using visual studio 2012 and bind it to list

Can we create infopath form with visual studio ? and can we bind the same with list ? please give me some links to do this task
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Infopath services

Good night , install a new farm Sharepoint server 2010 , but the central admin console did not show me the section infopath, empowers it through stsadm, but I can't see yet any option when I want to ...
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how do I create search in sharepoint list edit form using infopath

I have a list called Tasks in sharepoint 2013 that has a number of lookup fields. It was initially created by exporting data,tables and relationships from Access 2013. The client wants to be able to ...
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Extracting browser-compatible InfoPath 2013 form submission data into a SQL Server 2008 Database as well as a SharePoint 2013 list

We are looking at using InfoPath 2013 to capture simple sets of data without the need the need for writing custom applications. However, we still need the information to be stored in a SQL Server 2008 ...
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Need same functionality of close button from browser enabled Info path form in infopath button

In Infopath form we place a button as "close" for that we need same functionality of "Close" button behaves in browser enabled infopath form using code or script. Scenario: After opening an Infopath ...
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Content type form in infopath for Content type created in Visual studio

I have created content type in Visual Studio and I have to apply infopath form to that content type in infopath. How do i proceed further ?
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Restrict person picker to one person.

I am an IT intern and fairly new to SharePoint/InfoPath. I am working on a form that has already been published to a SharePoint list and I was told to make it so that the person/group picker ...
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InfoPath forms and some services do not work after database restoration!

Last they some of my SharePoint server databases stuck in restoring state. After I solved those databases issue. Now some of my SharePoint features do not work. For example Infopath forms can not be ...
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Open form in browser from an approval task

I have recently "upgraded" to SP2013 from SP2010. My infopath 2010 forms go through an approval workflow. In the tasks created by this workflow is a link to the document: This link opens the ...
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How to undo code option, “edit Form code”

I was playing around with InfoPath and then i click on "Edit Form Code...". Now I am unable to publish the forms without getting "An administrator must approve this form temaplte before it can be ...
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Infopath people picker repeating field

Is it possible in Infopath 2013 to make the people picker a repeating field? As in, you put in one name and verify it, then another people picker box appears below it to put in another user, which ...
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infopath form not updating fields

I have an infopath form that has three read-only fields referencing items in another list, but when someone opens the form the values never change, even if they have changed in the other list. It ...
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Sandbox solutions are not enabled on the SharePoint server form - Infopath 2010?

I have designed an Infopath form, picture button is placed inside the repeat table. When the button is clicked, I want to remove the current row of the repeat table, so have added the code mentioned ...
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“Save List as Template” losing Filter web parts but leaving false connections?

My InfoPath form web part remembers some false connections from the past, and cannot take any new connections after Save List as Template. What I did is this: Customize Form in browser (SP2013) ...
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Send automated mail using Infopath 2010 from SharePoint 2010?

I have designed an infopath form and deployed as a document template on a SharePoint document library. Now, it has to send an automated email whenever Field value(selected/unselected) changes. Is ...
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InfoPath form referencing fields from another list

Environment: SP2013 Enterprise, InfoPath 2013 I'm building a course registration system for a SP client but am having a little difficulty with lookup fields. Basically there are two lists, a course ...
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Save the Infopath 2010 Form to SharePoint 2010?

I have designed an Infopath 2010 Form and published as Document Template of the library. Now, Whenever I try to add a new Document on the Library, it loads the Infopath however if I click on Save, it ...
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SP13 Capturing Email Address in Survey

I created a survey and have the "Created By" column type active. However, when individuals answer the survey instead capturing just the "created by" field is there a way to capture their email ...
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Submitting data from Infopath 2010 to SharePoint 2010?

I have published a Infopath form as Document Template of the document library, the Infopath form has so many fields(~200) however I would like to map few fields(~5) to SharePoint List columns on the ...
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infopath in sharepoint 2013 [closed]

Is it recommanded to use infopath in sharepoint 2013? and please give me some links to proceed for infopath and its validation can we write code in visual studio for same ?
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List display columns based on ContentType

So I have 2 Folder ContentTypes (Client Folder and Project Folder). Client folder can only contain Project Folders, and Documents are added to Project Folders. Each Document (in Project Folders) has ...
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Infopath form error when using people picker

SP2013 Enterprise, InfoPath 2013 I've built a form using InfoPath 2013 for a SharePoint 2013 list that includes two people picker controls for entering domain users. The fields these controls are ...
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How to deploy centrally managed Infopath forms with reusable workflows to a new environment

I am looking for a way of deploying solutions based on infopath and reusable workflows through development, test and production in a consistent manner. Can anyone outline a robust approach to the ...
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Cannot publish Infopath form due to Invalid Form Template error

I have deleted a list that the InfoPath form was DC to. I deleted the column and removed the DC from InfoPath as well, now I get an Invalid Form Template error. I have to fix this - how can I remove ...
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How do I get rid of an InfoPath form on a Sharepoint List?

I have a SharePoint list that is an InfoPath list and I want to scrap the form. I want to just revert to standard List forms. Can anyone help?
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Edit Workflow Infopath Form

I have created a workflow which "collect data from a user" and "update list item column". So far so good, but there are 5 step which should be done one after another from different users. The plan ...
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Multivalued Lookup field in infopath form generates errors

I get a Value must be integer error when trying to submit a form that includes a multivalued lookup field. I've tried setting the item to store Title/display Title, and also ID/Title but neither ...
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InfoPath 2013: Parent child InfoPath form

I am trying to figure out how to implement Parent and child relationship in InfoPath 2013. My scenario like this: Create New Item (via InfoPath) Parent Form (I have Complete) the Infopath contain the ...
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Send Email from approval task form

In my reusable workflow, I have added an approval action. Everything works perfectly. What I want is - When approver comes to approval form, he should be able to send notification email to the ...
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Why are duplicate List Items being created when I Submit an InfoPath form to my list?

I seemed to have broken something fundamental. When I edit a SharePoint InfoPath form List Item, it submits an entirely new list! How can I make my Submit button perform the "old" way and just "save" ...
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Access table linked to SharePoint Library will not refresh

I have an Access table linked to SharePoint Library of InfoPath forms that will not refresh the Data in the data sheet view of Access. I have tried all of the options found in File-> Options-> ...
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Submit a New Copy of List Item

I have a SharePoint List that has an InfoPath Form template. I am encountering problem, I have a List Item and when Item is Approved I want to make a copy of it. What I did was when item is approved, ...
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Infopath Rich Text Box - add DEFAULT value in Rich Text format?

How can I add defaut RICH text to a Rich Text Box in an InfoPath form?
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Is there a way to remove my custom info path form , and re-create my default Edit/Create view for my issue tracking App

I have edited the Create view for my issue tracking list using the IE info path custom form, the result was not what I am planning to have. And I need to retrieve or re-create the default Create view ...
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Need help with Infopath Number type

I need to add "Version" to my form but the Number type is giving me trouble. I need to RESTRICT entry to AT LEAST 3 characters (as in 2.0) but no more than 5 characters (99.99). How do I do this?
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Form Library Updating fields in Datasheet view cause error

I have an InfoPath form that has been published and several fields have been promoted so that we can edit the fields in datasheet view. However, there are certain instances when we attempt to enter in ...
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Deleting a SharePoint Infopath column leads to Workflow status page giving error

I deleted a column in my InfoPath sharepoint list form, and now when I try and visit the "Workflows" status page from any list item it throws an exception. the logs show this: ...
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How to Hide sections of InfoPath form based on Group membership

I need to Hide "Sections" of InfoPath form using SharePoint or AD group membership (either is fine). How can I achieve this? InfoPath 2010 in SharePoint 2010
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Lookup fields or Choice fields?

I have a number of fields that could either be lookup or choice fields and I don't know which to use. I heard using Lookup was "more sophisticated" but I don't see how it is very useful when I have ...
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User Profile Information in InfoPath 2013 using Claims Based Authentication

When attempting to retrieve User Profile Information within InfoPath 2013 using the User Profile Service Web Service (GetUserProfileByName) under Claims Based Authentication, I am getting the expected ...
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custom web service with SOAP

I have a requirement to be able to pull data from a repeating table on an InfoPath form and put it into a report. I found a solution file on Codeplex that will read the data out of the repeating table ...
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AutoComplete on Browser Infopath Form Field

Right - I have a form, and I've been asked if I can do a global autocomplete on the 'suppliers' field. My initial idea is to have a separate list of 'recent suppliers'. Then have the form field do a ...
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Is there a NON-CODING way to trigger / start a workflow on an Infopath form that will allow for secondary actions without submitting the inital form?

I think what many others are asking for has not been answered yet in any variations of the questions posed. As a designer of a workflow, I'm using InfoPath to capture data from an end-user and I'm ...
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Is it possible to design an Infopath template that will have only one set of fields which can be duplicated when using the Formfiller?

I am designing a form in Infopath to collect information from the staff members in my department. These will be standard lists of project experience based on a table format with start and end dates, ...
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How do I make new fields appear in the form based upon the selection of an option button in InfoPath 2010

I'm new to using InfoPath. I am looking to have new fields (both the label and control) appear in the form based upon a previous answer. For example: Do you like to go to the movies? then I have two ...