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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What is the RoadMap of SharePoint and for its Developer community? [closed]

My question is about what is the vision of Microsoft for SharePoint and what ways can we foresee will it affect us, the developers. Will server side technologies remain in priority What ...
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Revision of Form that does not overwrite original form creates an editable copy

I have a InfoPath form 2010, that is being published on SharePoint 2007. Currently once the user submits a form and the form is then reviewed and I have a text box to change it to approved upon this ...
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Read xml in infopath using javascript

I want to read xml inside the infopath form. I am saving all infopath forms after submitting into a form library. Now I want to read the xml inside that. I am doing like following, $(function(){ ...
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Mapping InfoPath People Picker to SharePoint Person or Group

I have a form designed in InfoPath and published to SharePoint 2010. I have three fields that are "People Picker" in InfoPath and need to be able to filter them in SharePoint using [me]. I have ...
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Calculated field in SharePoint 2010 not returning correct average

I have designed a survery/questionaire in InfoPath and have it publishing to SharePoint 2010. I used option buttons (whole number integer) to allow the users to select a rating for each question ...
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Infopath Generate Unique ID

I have question about Infopath Forms. My condition is, I have an infopath form with multiple views. I have a workflow on form, that when the form is submitted, it passes through different views. Now ...
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custom actions to ribbon ui in infopath 2010 forms for sharepoint 2013

I have created 4 custom actions at the item display ribbon using SPdesigner2013. It works fine. However, when I customize the list form in InfoPath, these custom action buttons dissappear. They are ...
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InfoPath customize action when button is clicked

In an InfoPath 2013 form that accesses a custom list, I would like to add functionality to the form. When a user clicks on a button, checkbox, and/or some other item, I would like to change a ...
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Infopath how to take a data of change field

How could I take care a date change when the field is change in the data form? I have got combo field, and I want to show a date of last change of combo box in the another text field. How could I do ...
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InfoPath list Forms wont display

Have a 2013 farm and we use InfoPath forms for lists, internally they show up without any issue. However when accessing the form externally they show up blank, no errors. Our farm is setup so that ...
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SP 2010, Infopath form, not returning queries after FormLoad when uploaded, works in preview

Purpose of form is for the filler to enter employee name/account id/etc into people picker. AccountId is pushed to ADS Web Service AccountName, queried, and form is filled with employee's WorkEmail, ...
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How to disable attachment in infopath form

I have a InfoPath form which will get attachment for first time. During edit it should not show the the attachments, how can this be accomplished?
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New Field on InfoPath 2010 form not being picked up by workflow

I looked, but don't think this has been answered. I have an existing InfoPath form to which I am adding one TextBox control. I've named the field [ChargeCode] and created a column in my List (and ...
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Infopath how to get curent element ID

How to get in infopath current element id ? I have got a list, and I always want to take last number id from list.
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Customized InfoPath form

I have a customized InfoPath form that I want to use as a Library. So I created a new Library, set the Allow management of content types to YES then selected the custom template. Now when I add a new ...
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Language of Repeating table shortcut menu in Infopath Form

I have SP 2013 ENG with SP Slovak Language pack installed in our environment. The problem I have is that some of the Infopath controls are not translated into Slovak. For example the shortcut menu of ...
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url needs to include the InfoPath 2013 form

In a SharePoint 2013 workflow, I am currently sending out an email message that says we have received your list that you submitted. In that email message I want to give the user a url so they can ...
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Make all Infopath 2013 error messages easier to locate than the default

In an existing InfoPath 2013 form that I am working with, there are edits in the custom form that uses a custom list. Which is ok. The problem is it is hard to find all the errors if there are a lot ...
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InfoPath rounding algorithm

Can someone tell me what kind of rounding algorithm is used in InfoPath? Hereby some examples that I see in InfoPath when rounding. 0.2245 => 0.224 0.2695 => 0.269 0.3145 => 0.315 If it was normal ...
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Setting the value of a boolean XMLElement

I'm having a problem when assigning a value to a Boolean check/tick box within InfoPath xml code. I've created text boxes using inner text values but this gives the error of an incorrect data type. ...
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sharepoint 2013 absolute encoded url is wrong

In my first sharepoint 2013 workflow, I am sending an email message to the user that submitted the request to let them know it was received. The message that that is entered into the text of the ...
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SharePoint 2013 check run workflow stops automatically and how to restart workflow

I am planning to have a workflow in SharePoint 2013, run a weekly loop from start to end dates. This will run fine normally. However how about when the process stops due to like the server going down. ...
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SharePoint 2013 how to update repeating data on weekly basis

In a new SharePoint 2013 project that I am working on, the user will be entering the same data on a weekly basis. The data will need to be entered between a start date and end date. The required ...
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InfoPath form - The following location is not accessible, because it is in a different site collection

I have a site in test with Lists forms customised using InfoPath web forms. Environment is 2013. When I try to open the forms after restoring in Production I get the error: The following location ...
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sharepoint 2013 pass data between custom lists

I am asking the question since this is my first project working with Sharepoint 2013. Here is the project requirements: 1. I created a custom list for users to enter data in a custom form that is ...
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Is there a maximum number of text boxes on a form

Is there any limit for the number of control (text boxes) allowed on a form? I have a form with nearly 1000 text boxes and want to be sure InfoPath will allow this many. Thanks
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Infopath Expression error phoneNumber

Currently I'm working with Infopath in french version and trying to insert an expression and it doesn't work. I'm wondering if it's the syntax problem. My source to do that :The instruction to create ...
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Trying to understand SharePoint Enterprise CAL

I am a SharePoint developer for few years, but this is my project where I need to install SP2013. Before installing, I am trying to understand the SP licenses. Currently I have SharePoint Server 2013 ...
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Repeating table creates a duplicate entry of the last node into the first position, Infopath

The problem I'm having is that the last node in a repeating table is duplicated into the first position of said table eg: 3 1 2 3 I've got a statement that deletes this node: ...
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Hidding the label in infopath 2013

I need to hide the label when its related control is also hide in infopath 2013. I tried to hide the control but still the label is being displayed.
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I want to hide the lable in infopath 2013

I tried to hide the control in infopath form but its label is still displaying.
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Promote People Picker from Infopath to Sharepoint

I wanted to promote a people picker field in my Infopath form to Sharepoint column. I know that we couldn't promote people picker(group) to SP as people/group column. So, I only promote the ...
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Infopath forms 2010 to 2013 migration issue

I need to migrate InfoPath forms 2010 to SP 2013. Now in 2010 InfoPath forms are connected to data connection library & having classic authentication. Since SP 2013 doesn't support classic ...
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Multiple InfoPath forms (views) for viewing list item details

I've created and published a custom form using InfoPath. In my custom list on SharePoint 2010, clicking on any item brings up the details window with certain fields. However, in order to see the ...
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'Claim Task' marks the task as complete

I'm having a problem with one of the SharePoint 2010 workflows I'm updating. One of the tasks in the workflow is assigned to a group in the site collection. When I login as one of its users and click ...
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Infopath Can't Get Selected Document Data

I'm a newbie in Sharepoint Development. I tried to create a document library using InfoPath. I wanted to get "Created By" column data and use it on a field in Infopath. I followed the steps from this ...
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InfoPath 2013 “violate cross-domain restrictions” error while fetching data from Web Service

I have an InfoPath 2013 form, that fetches some data from external database using a WebService. The WebService is called when the user enters some data in a text field on the form. The WebService ...
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Infopath forms not added to central admin after deploying workflow

I am making changes to several SharePoint state machine workflows that each contain Infopath forms for the workflow tasks. I have been able to deploy all but one of them successfully. The problem I am ...
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Infopath 2010 InfoPath cannot load the view. The view may have been modified to contain unsupported HTML such as frames

Suddenly, all my infopath 2010 forms are throwing this error when I open them in design mode. I only use the UI to design forms, no custom HTML. I think the problem is local to my machine, but I ...
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Sharepoint 2013 add button to Infopath 2013 form

Since I am new to working with Sharepoint 2013, I have the following questions to ask you about Infopath 2013 and possibly SharePoint Desinger 2013: Yesterday I created a custom list in my 'test ...
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Proper way to customize an InfoPath web-based form with CSS and Javascript

I need to add custom CSS and JavaScript to an InfoPath web-based form. For which I am planning to export the source files and customize the view1.xsl file. If I add the customizations in the header, ...
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Copy current item Edit Item info path form to create a new item in same list

I have a list whose Edit Item is configured by an Info Path form and customized to receive inputs using text box, drop down etc. After saving/submitting an approval workflow either Approves or Rejects ...
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How to Auto-Generate Filenames for InfoPath Forms in SharePoint 2013 Form Library?

I have created a Form Library in SharePoint 2013. When I create new Item in this library it asks me for a name. I need a way to generate that name dynamically. I searched the net and found a blog: ...
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I am getting the Error “InfoPath cannot generate a form template for the SharePoint list”

Getting error while trying to customize the list in infopath. Anyone can help solving this issue. Also when i am trying to open from list setting->Form setting, i am getting the message like "the list ...
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Comparing data in two text fields

I have two text boxes which compares the value in one text box with other. Assume Text Box 1 has value as 1234 and Text Box 2 has value 12345,123,12346. Now I will be graying out the text box 1 by ...
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Pulling Data From Sharepoint List with Infopath 2013

I am trying to get an InfoPath 2013 form to interact with a SharePoint list which has 6 columns currently: ID upc name cost price I am working on a basic InfoPath form with the following ...
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Sending emails per line item in a repeating table

Folks, I have one form that has a repeating table, two people picker fields that I want to send emails to when the conditions are met. My problem so far is the first email works, but if I Insert ...
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Calling infoPath form code from a Web Service to populate a drop down list

Using a web service solution to retrieve SQL data I'm wanting to return the list of values that I've collected and call the InfoPath form code to populate the drop down options. How do I call the form ...
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Creating new copy of Infopath form to allow user to resubmit to library as new copy

I created a form in which once in status approved I am planning on having a new view which would be read only for the customer. Our customers need to have access to the library to look at their ...
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How to Modify Field Names in Multiple SharePoint Lists?

Have created 200 same SharePoint Lists with InfoPath, under different subsites. I want to modify the fields on each list: From: Q12014 to Q1Y1 Q22014 to Q2Y1 Q32014 to Q3Y1 Q42014 to Q4Y1 Q12015 to ...