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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 Check boxes

I have an InfoPath form that I want the user to be able to check a checkbox and depending on who or how many they check a workflow starts and sends those appropriate people an email. So Like so: ...
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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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Set InfoPath 2010 form to grade mulitiple choice

I have set up an InfoPath 2010 form with drop-down list answers that I changed to radio buttons. When a selection is made and submitted, the answer(ID) is sent to a SharePoint 2010 list. My ...
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Insert formula for Email “To” field in InfoPath

I add a button into the Form. Action:Submit Submit Option: Email I have a condition to send an e-mail. If column1's value == val1 then send mail to person1 else send mail to person2. I look ...
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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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Create Multiple Choice InfoPath 2010 Form

I have a multiple choice InfoPath 2010 form that I would like the abilty to fill out and submit to a Sharepoint document library. I know how to connect the form to SharePoint, but am not sure to which ...
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Sharepoint 2013 List/Form with Repeating and Non Repeating sections

Can someone point me to how to go about creating a sharepoint list form with a repeating and non repeating section? For example, a form that basically submits a team's information to a sharepoint ...
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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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Update Custom InfoPath Task Form on Forms Library item update

The problem statement is quite simple actually but i guess i am just very new to Custom workflows and InfoPath. This is what i do with my code: Use a custom infoPath form to save values into a ...
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How to get data from a completed infopath forms

On our portal (Enterprise 2010) there are about 100 subsites (all in a single site collection), and there are form-libraries there where a user can fill out an infopath form and submit the data to a ...
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Update Custom Forms with Powershell

I'm trying to update custom forms of SharePoint lists in a large amount of SharePoint 2010 subsites with powershell. I'm not quite sure what the correct approach is. The form itself can be found as ...
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Submit fields in an InfoPath form to multiple lists

I would like to create an InfoPath form that submits two fields to one list, and two fields to another list. Could I use a button with rules that bind to multiple data connections and then promote ...
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Can not delete a column from an InfoPath form library

I am replacing a colleague for the support of a SharePoint 2010 intranet. A functionality has been implemented allowing users to make holiday requests. The user fills in an InfoPath form to make an ...
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Character case difference in account name retrieved with UserProfileService

I am replacing a colleage for support of a SharePoint 2010 intranet. A functionality has been implemented in a site allowing users to make holiday requests. A user must fill in an InfoPath form to ...
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Create item from InfoPath form TO SharePoint calendar, then delete from calendar if form deleted or updated?

I created multiple InfoPath forms for different types of calendar requests (out of office, vacation, holidays, etc). I then have a calendar that all the requests copy to, which I created from a ...
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SharePoint Daily Task Checklist

Really struggling to work this out in my head. The requirement is as follows: We have a checklist template, which I currently have stored in a SP list, containing 10 items (not tasks) for one ...
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InfoPath save and copy action

Is it possible to have a "save and copy" button on an InfoPath form based on a SP 2013 list that will save the current form and then open a new one with the previous forms data pre-populated? This is ...
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infopath 2013 getting the created item date

I want to get the created date and time of the item. I added a data connection to the list, for getting this value. But, when I try to assign the created value to my textbox , this shows me the ...
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Infopath Data Connections not site relative

First of all, let me start off by saying the following about SharePoint 2010 and Infopath forms. Great idea, VERY Poorly implemented and documented by MS. For a developer to develop and deploy is a ...
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publishing infopath drop-down value makes me choose a function

When I try to publish the value of an Infopath 2010 drop-down box to a SharePoint list, InfoPath forces me to choose a function (first, last, count, or merge). Why can't I just publish the ...
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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 do you rearrange the fields in infopath 2010

i have about 100 fields now and it is impossible to find things quickly because i don't know how to logically arrange them in the Field Explorer bar... any help?
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Infopath 2010 File Attachment control's delete not working

I have a List that is customized using Infopath form. In that list edit form I have a File Attachment control and using it I am able to attach the documents, but the "delete" icon next to each ...
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getting average number after data filter by date range

I would like to get an average number of a data that has been filter by date range. however instead of getting the avg for display date range it calculate all the number in the database: ex: ...
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how do i fire a workflow weekly on its own with out a record being craeted or edited

I have a workflow which adds a new record to list. i want that workflow to be fired weekly on its own with out a item being craeted or edited. please help me on how this can be done? Thanks, Raghu
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InfoPath encounters SSL error with RESTful service on SharePoint

My settings are: Excel file on SharePoint documents library. InfoPath form on SharePoint as a content type that makes RESTful call to Excel file and get data from its ranges. I don't use the data ...
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How to view forms on a tablet and submit response back to SharePoint

beginner SharePoint admin here looking for guidance. We have a situation at our company where we want to be able to view company documents on tablets (which staff have due to their mobility ...
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Can i access/use a single value in a multi-valued list box using Infopath?

i have a multivalued list box "Release Scope" and it is just 3 values. i try to use a Rule that whenever the Value 'contains' "Targeted" then something will happen. this doesn't work. how can i ...
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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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Get the site access for the current user in infopath

I have a save & close button on an infopath 2007 form, but i would like to create a rule on it to be disabled if the current user only has read only access to the sharepoint site, is this possible ...
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Infopath 2010 “Data Connection Wizard” can't find Sharepoint Library or list

i have an infopath form on a sharepoint list. it works fine. i've added data connections to the list before. i've not worked on the form in a while, and just now realized that i'm no longer allowed to ...
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error, while trying to access the webservices from infopath form

I am getting the following error while trying to access a custom webservice from an infopath form to fetch some data. I have already gone through the actions described in the error message, but the ...
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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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Moving a infopath form from one site collection to another

I have problem with moving a infopath form from one site collection (dev computer) to another. WHat I did was to create a list and create an infopath form. Once the form was all ready and published, i ...
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SOAP error when publishing Infopath 2010 form to Sharepoint

I am working in a list which contains around 300 different fields. I have also added another list as second data connection. Everything is perfect at this stage and i am able to publish ...
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Approval/Feedback workflow: how to change the task status with a custom button on InfoPath Form?

I created two workflows, one based on the approval workflow and another based on the feedback workflow via SharePoint Designer 2010. For both workflows I'm trying to find a solution to add a custom ...
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No outbound connection from the WFE to the web service hosted server from an InfoPath form hosted in SharePoint 2010

Bit of a background: Dev Enviornment - 1 X WFE/App Server, 1 X DB server UAT Enviornment - 1 X WFE, 1 X App Server and 1 X DB Server We have an infopath form published to a form library, using a ...
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Infopath 2010 form - “Only Date or Date and Time Allowed”

in Infopath i set the default value of a due date field to "today()". the format however when i load the form shows "Year-Mo-Day" format (however is correct data), and it displays a red box around the ...
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SharePoint Library - Multiple Content Types - Each Type as a link on page to open document

I have a SharePoint library for multiple request types. Each request type has it's own InfoPath form, which I published to the library as content types. All that is working fine. However, instead ...
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Can an InfoPath 2010 form be built from an existing content type

I have several custom content types defined in a site collection defined as a hub. These content types have been published and I have some other sites that use these content types. I would like to ...
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do Calculated columns work on an infopath form based list?

i have a list that is controlled by an infopath form and i am trying to add a calculated column to the list (because a value will need to change dynamically and if i use infopath to do the ...
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Sharepoint Email Trigger

I have a Infopath form hosted in my company sharepont. In that there is a Submit Button. if I click the submit button it creating a document under the section "Metrics" in my Documents in Sharepoint. ...
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InfoPath 2010 - send custom email with form data attachment

I am trying to submit a Web Browser Form to a document library in another web application which has incoming email enabled. So far I have identified two problems with this: SharePoint 2010 doesn't ...
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InfoPath form Problem

I modified new form with infopath but it says: InfoPath cannot submit the form bewcause it contains errors. Errors are marked with either a red asterisk (required fields) or a red, dashed ...
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InfoPath Forms Buttons disappear in Read Mode

When I click on the Linked Item it opens up an InfoPath form in read mode. But no ability to switch to different views (pages) in my form is allowed unless I go to edit mode. Why do the buttons ...
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Generate Infopath files from SP list

I have a SharePoint List with about 3000 items and in the same Site I also have a Document library with custom InfoPath Template. Since there are over 3000 items in the list I dont wast to manually ...
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Submit an Old Form to a new Sharepoint

I had to start a new sharepoint for different reasons but I wanted to keep the format the same. I recreated my sharepoint list and copied a form from the old sharepoint. I updated my URL in Data ...
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How are columns in SharePoint connected to CAML with regards to data submission?

I am trying to make an alteration to an infopath form that was created to submit data to sharepoint. I added a dropdown box and want to submit that data to sharepoint. The submission has been ...