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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Assign value to Date Control in InfoPath form programmatically

I need to assign a calculated value to date field in infopath form. I am unable to assign the value as I get "schema validation found non- datatype errors" error. The following is my code: int ...
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Send email to requestors/submitters from an InfoPath 2010 Filler form

I have created a filler form using InfoPath 2010. The form sends data to a SharePoint form library. I want a "receipt" sent to requestors/submitters confirming their data has been accepted. Workflow ...
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Using different InfoPath forms for Edit or Submit

I am an Infopath newbie and am sorry if this is something I should have found with Google. I've searched for an hour or so and can't find anything similar. First, my company uses Sharepoint 2010, ...
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Is there a way to schedule two appointments at the same time on different days. when importing the information from an info path form

We issue out equipment that must be returned at a latter date I would like to schedule the Pick-up and the Turn-in dates at the same time. Is there a way that I can do so in one scheduling box instead ...
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SharePoint Online - Custom InfoPath forms and changing content types

I have created a SharePoint CRM tool that uses 3 content types - these are named General, Prospect and Account. The idea being that a new potential customer lead gets added to the database as a ...
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windows.setTimeout() making my infopath form very slow

this is my code for InfoPath postback window.onload = function() { window.setTimeout(getData, 1000); } function getData(){ getEmployee(); getCompany(); window.setTimeout(getData, 1000); //To ...
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Infopath repeating section drop down duplicate value check

I have drop down list on repeating section which is populated with "Languages" list from XML file. I would like to restrict duplicate language selection in the drop down but it's not working. Here is ...
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How to create a form in infopath hosted in sharepoint

I am looking to create a form in infopath which I will be hosting in SharePoint which in turn will be accessed by the user using a browser. Once the user fills out the form and submits, I want to grab ...
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Easiest way to design a wizard-style modal dialog?

I would like to learn about what options I have if I want to design a modal dialog with a wizard that can call custom back-end C# code (I've never done front-end SP development). There seem to be ...
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Programmatically pre-fill Document Information Panel

I have a document library, associated with a custom Content Type. I added a link on a page, creating a new document associated to this content type (via javascript CoreInvoke). When the document is ...
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InfoPath 2013 / SharePoint 2013

I have a problem with a customized Workflow Task Form. It generates the following error: "The amount of data that was returned by a data connection has exceeded the maximum limit that was configured ...
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Sharepoint alternative url

I seem to be getting some weird problem. I created a form library, but when I tried to click new or to go through infopath it can't seem to access, after a while trying to find the reason it seems ...
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InfoPath is Dead

As per this Microsoft blog article, InfoPath is retiring. It will not be available in the next version of SharePoint. I am in the middle of setting up a Forms Solution architecture for a company and ...
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Adding huge number in list box as choice in Infopath

Are there any easy ways of adding a plurality of digits in listbox in infopath. I want to add from number 1 to number 150 in infopath list box as a choice. I should enter the digits manually number ...
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If a user accidentally closes dialog in sharepoint, can we force it to submit to it's list?

In our sharepoint item workflow we have users enter info into a form, then hit submit as usual. A manager does not want the users to have to do it again if they accidentally close the form, or fire ...
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How to add List item using javascript with anonymus access in SharePoint Online?

I have a public site and I want to add a 'Subscribe Us' box to it, where anonymous users will enter there email addresses. This address will be added to a list and workflows should trigger emails. ...
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How to submit values to list using infopath 2010?

I have a list named "list1". Data to "List1" are submitted using List InfoPath forms. In my list Infopath forms of "List1", data for the controls are coming from "List1" and my requirement is, the ...
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InfoPath publishing error for sharepoint form library

i want to publish my infopath form to sharepoint form library. I'm facing a site url problem. the following URL is not valid: http://sitename I know this is a well known problem but i try all of ...
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Can infopath do this?

Here is what I am trying to achieve: I have four digit number - NNNN, and I need to increment it to nearest multiple of 10. So for instance if the number is 5010, the result should 5020. But if the ...
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Conditional button based on a checkbox

I am building a form on infopath for SharePoint. The condition is that only if checkbox is ticked then the person should be able to press submit button. I have done conditional properties so familiar ...
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Text box getting cleared on post back

I have created the textbox in infopath ,Here I have used auto suggest control for a textbox, I will load value and ID in that text box , on selecting a value in auto suggest on the textbox an id will ...
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Is it Possible for data to flow thusly?: Infopath form to Access database to Sharepoint list

We have a department that could solve their issue with a post-it. Instead, they would like a form where people could enter data, and the data would pass to an Access DB, which would be tied a SP 2010 ...
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Suppress/modify the error message of “The form cannot be submitted because it contains validation errors” when submitting form created using InfoPath

I have created a form using InfoPath in SharePoint 2010 with a custom Save button for saving. The Save button on ribbon has been disabled. When there any validation errors I get this message: The ...
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Using task form fields to create items in another list

I have a workflow task that allows a user to enter some info when the workflow is running. These are Task Form Fields. I want to use the information the user enters in these in the task completion ...
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Infopath Form and SharePoint lists

Ive spent just about all of my day doing what should be simple i think. I have a drop down list (list1) in an infopath 2010 form that pulls from a SharePoint list. How do I filter another SharePoint ...
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InfoPath form - submit to multiple SharePoint lists

I'm new to InfoPath and SharePoint, so bear with me. I have two lists, a parent list that contains orders and a child list that contains items. The items list has a foreign key that corresponds to the ...
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how to set the field as read only in the Infopath 2010 form based on user logged in?

I have designed an Infopath 2010 Form and set a formatting rule which will disable the field based on the user logged in. It works fine for the new form. However the field become enabled if a user ...
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InfoPath 2013 - select specific checkbox after select item from droplist

I try to modify form (SharePoint 2013 Online) using InfoPath 2013 to select check-box after select item on a drop list. I have two lists: Clients and Job List. On Clients I put client name and select ...
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How to disable Dropdown in infopath IE doesn't but It works in FF

I have a element of type dropdown I would like to disable in an InfoPath form based on a user's group membership. When I use the below code it works in FF but not in IE 10. ...
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Multi-selection List box in Infopath and SharePoint 2010?

I have designed an InfoPath 2010 Form which has Multi-selection List box(Datatype=Text[string]) with 5Choices and I have set a choice as default. Multi-selection List box field is promoted through ...
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Submitted InfoPath forms cannot be opened in browser

After attempting to solve a minor glitch with security signatures, any form I submit using the InfoPath Form Filler cannot be opened in the browser, even after removing all the signatures. I can ...
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compare 2 multiple list box control in infopath

I am working on Info Path . Scenario is :- I have 2 multiple list boxes control and if the values in the 2 multiple list boxes not matching then set the text Box A value to fail and if value matches ...
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InfoPath - Copy values from Secondary Database Connection into Main Database connection

I was Hoping that someone could help me with the problem that I have been having, I am trying to copy one repeating field from my Secondary Database Connection into my Main Database Connection. The ...
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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 ...