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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How to make a SharePoint 2010 picture button work in the Read Only view of a list item

I am creating a custom form in SharePoint 2010. I also have access to InfoPath 2010 and SharePoint Designer 2010. In the form I am building, I have control buttons which will activate or deactivate ...
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On Button click Display data from web service in Infopath form

I am using SharePoint 2010 , I have a custom list with four columns.This list is modified in infopath form just added a button to it.I have to use a web service as data connection and on entering the ...
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Infopath form - Ensuring unique values

I am creating an Info Path form which has a very basic survey. The user has to select the priority from 1 to 10. For this i am using text boxes at the end of each question and user needs to manually ...
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Hide certain characters in Sharepoint people picker field

I have a people picker field that is supposed to pull the current user of the infopath form's name and so far it works fine, but when exported to excel it also pulls in some extraneous characters that ...
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How to generate reports from Form Library documents?

I'm fairly new to SharePoint 2010 and have no formal coding experience, so bear with me. I just created and uploaded an InfoPath form to a Form Library in SharePoint 2010. The form works well. ...
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Advanced Logic Survey

I trying to create a survey, but I want to be a little more intelligent about how it works. For example, I will ask the users "Choose from this list of 30 things what is most important to you" then ...
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Infopath form doesn't close

I have an Infopath form and published to the forms library and a workflow running on the forms library. I want to send an email to the user with the link to the Infopath form. I tried current items ...
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InfoPath table calculated column: simplifying conditional statements

I have a table in SharePoint using InfoPath where I would like to have a Calculated column with a conditional formula based on the values of another column. I have a formula that works: =IF(OR(...
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InfoPath filler client not opening

My comapny is using IE9, and some users have access to Mozilla (not many). The environment is Office 2010 with Sharepoint 2013 Standard license. Infopath Filler 2010 and Designer 2010 are on the ...
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Extract infopath xml data into excel

I have around 2000 InfoPath forms in SharePoint 2010 document library. I want to extract all forms in excel using macro. Any help?
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InfoPath list box - How to change the validation message “Only numbers allowed”?

This is SP2010, InfoPath 2010. I've got an InfoPath form. Form has a listbox which is bound to external data. The Value is a number, and the Display is a descriptive list for humans. I have, in the ...
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Adding Item Level Permissions to InfoPath 2010 Document on SharePoint

I have an InfoPath 2010 form/document with a person picker field. Because InfoPath people picker fields cannot be properly promoted to user columns in SharePoint, when the document is saved to the ...
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How to create custom form with list view

I got requirement from one of my customer to develop a form having relation between list and library in addition one list item having multiple relations/items in the library so. The customer require ...
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sharepoint infopath using icomparer - icomparer fires various times

I need to sort repeating items in an infopath form, for that I use an Icomparer with a xpathNavigator and it works if it is used out of the event receivers, when I try to use it in an event receiver ...
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Error on opening Infopath form in SharePoint document library

One of my user wants to edit the InfoPath form and enter some data. When she is trying to open the InfoPath form she is encountering below error. How can I over come this issue?
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? User cannot access Initiation form for Sharepoint 2010 workflow

I've created a workflow for a Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise Infopath FOrms library. Even with the default initiation form, a user with full control permissions on the library gets the following error ...
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InfoPath form field text outside field border

Not sure if InfoPath issues are addressed much in this community but since it's SharePoint connected, I wanted to ask the following... We have an InfoPath form that submits/posts to a SharePoint List....
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If I have a choice of 5 answers, how can hide the answers that were not selected?

I am very new to using InfoPath so stick with me...I am wondering if it is possible to hide selections that were not chosen? Example: If I am scoring a certain criteria 5 through 1 and I have a ...
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Issue populating edit forms in Sharepoint 2013

So I have a SharePoint list where on the edit page I have created multiple infopath form webparts, each audiences to a different group with a different view. The problem is that only the first form is ...
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Ensure Title of Rich Box Control is on the same page when printing or saving as PDF

Here's a problem we've been struggling with for awhile: We are automating a report so that instead of using offline Microsoft Word forms, users will fill out an InfoPath 2013 web-form to populate 15+...
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Revision of form creates new document with new title, looking to auto-delete original document

We have an InfoPath 2010 form published on SharePoint 2013 which faculty uses at the end of year to submit budget forms. Once the form is populated and submitted the template creates a title affixing ...
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Infopath error when accessing form without www

I have an Infopath 2010 form embedded on a SP 2010 site. When I access the form at the URL www.domain.com/form.aspx, everything works fine. However, when I don't use the www and the URL is domain.com/...
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Can't create Custom Action in Display Form Ribbon when using InfoPath form?

I have a SharePoint list which uses InfoPath forms. I've created a Custom Action on SharePoint Designer for that list, located on the Display Form Ribbon, but when I go to view an item there is no ...
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How to format Infopath email

I administer a Sharepoint 2010 website, where we have a contact form built in Infopath 2010. Once the form is submitted, the form is copied into the body of an email and sent out. Now to my problem: ...
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infopath 2013 permission error

I have a few new computers ( not users) running windows 8.1 and InfoPath 2013. when they try to open a document they get " you do not have permission to open this document or the document is opened by ...
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How to Edit InfoPath Form Web Part embedded into a page when there is no list associated with the Form?

I'm having difficulty editing a SharePoint 2010 page. Someone else created it. The set up is a bit different than normal. The page has an InfoPath form embedded in to it. I have full admin rights to ...
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How to verify the data after submitting infopath form

I was trying to verify the data submitted from an InfoPath form, which is added to a list item. I want to use the data submitted and some other data form other list to do some calculation. I want to ...
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How to Edit InfoPath Form Web Part?

I need to make changes to a SharePoint 2010 page that someone else created. I have full admin rights to the site. I was told that the page is nothing more than an InfoPath form embedded in to the page....
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How do I send data to a list form from a SharePoint page

I have a page that displays data from several lists and has links to a list form which open in a modal popup. I need to send some data to the form to be displayed on the form. Is there a way I can do ...
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Saved form when submitted creates duplicate

Is there an easy way to prevent a form from creating a duplicate when submitting a saved form?
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Is there a way to prompt an email send from sharepoint from a checkbox selection in infopath?

I have created a form that when submitted the status changes from blank form to submitted I would like to send an automated email when they submit it. Giving them direction for the next steps in the ...
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Sharepoint 2007: How to use default ID as value in a field?

I have a fully customized SharePoint form by Infopath, I'm using a customized button to perform the submission. I need to make the file name(or Name column) to be 'AAA1', 'AAA2', 'AAA3' and so on. I ...
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Assign multiple users document permissions using one InfoPath people picker

I'm trying to have my InfoPath 2010 form (actually using InfoPath 2013 but set to 2010) be able to use one People Picker control to pass multiple account ID's in order to set document-level ...
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Previous submitted InfoPath form disappears in form library

I'm working in SharePoint 2013 (Office 365). I have created an InfoPath form and publish it into the SharePoint site. When I submit a new record it will be submitted successfully. But if I add ...
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InfoPath Designer to customize SharePoint list form

When we use InfoPath Designer to customize SharePoint list form (new/edit/display) and then publish, does it uses the InfoPath Form Services or it just updates the XML file for the list form?
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Error when Updating SharePoint Form

I have a form that can be edited in SharePoint 2010 when users submit a request. To clarify, it's not the form implementation they are editing, it is the fields in the form that they are editing. The ...
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How do you collect signatures on a PDF that's uploaded on a workflow?

Here's some basic information in order to help you ascertain an answer for me: I work for the government (Department of the Navy). a. This severely limits the ability for manipulation. I am not ...
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Error publishing info-path form 2013 in share point 2013

When I publish info-path form 2013 on site collection in SharePoint 2013 I see the following error. And does not publish. Do you have an idea? Thanks!
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How do I add rows from list to repeating table?

I am using InfoPath/SharePoint 2010 in browser, i.e. no code solutions only I have a form to collect income data, daily amounts and weekly total. Data has to be collected against a fixed list of ...
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Creator email notifications for updates to documents in Sharepoint Library

I have a Sharepoint document library, in which docs are created via an infopath form. It is working ok, but I need to add email alerts for the document creator. They will require an email every time ...
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Enable users to perform submission but not saving?

I have a few SharePoint forms that only allow users to submit, not save(edit). Because the admin doesn't want users to edit whatever they submitted. If they want to edit anything, they'll need to ...
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What to do when SharePoint Lists and SSRS isn't enough?

I've developed a complicated InfoPath web form for reporting outages. This system will be maintained by someone with little technical skill, so in a lot of places the form populates its dropdowns from ...
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Add existing data to Infopath Form Library

I have a Sharepoint Form Library and a Infopath associated with it. The form (Employee New Hire)contains employee name,address , designation etc fields. Once the new employee joins,the form submits ...
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Make date field Date Picker only (disallow typed entry)

I have an InfoPath form on SharePoint Online (2013). The date field has a date picker, but also allows people to type the date. i.e. 4/7/2015. This allows US users to type 4/7/2015 meaning 7th April, ...
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SharePoint Form library template broken after renaming

I went in and changed a SharePoint template (*.xsn) which was being used by a document library to create and modify new items. I thought the safe way would be to rename my new one over the top of the ...
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Field Labels in InfoPath?

Seems like a really simple question but I can't find anything about how to add labels to InfoPath fields? I just want a text label beside a checkbox for example. I know I can just type the text in ...
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How to edit email notification workflow in InfoPath?

Is it possible to view or edit a workflow for email notifications only in InfoPath, and NOT with SharePoint Designer? I have been asked to manage a SharePoint site that someone else built. It uses ...
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Display data of InfoPath form in a page

I have a SharePoint 2010 list which is customized from InfoPath designer and published back to SharePoint list.I have columns Name , LoginName, Address and Email. when a user fills the data in the ...
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Quiz or exam on Sharepoint

Is there any ay to create/add a quiz on sharepoint 2010 just using MS Sharepoint designer and infopath? Thank you.
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Programatically download InfoPath form data?

I need to connect to SharePoint and download InfoPath form data programmatically so that I can schedule the download as an automated process. I have found information on how to get the form data as ...