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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Is it possible to Check-in and Check-out the current form from the InfoPath browser editor?

A coworker has been tasked with adding check-in and check-out functionality from within an InfoPath 2010 form. Is this possible? This is a typical use case: User is browsing a SharePoint Form ...
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A button on an Infopath form that Prints the form and Submits it, too

OK I've been asked to put a print button on an infopath 2007 form. But they want me to amend the code so that the Click event submits the form to a Sharepoint 2007 Forms Library as well. I know this ...
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How to set custom permissions of an item with columns

I have a document library with a custom column that is associated with a check box in a form that I have. I want to set custom permissions if this check box is checked. Currently I can see the column ...
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Infopath 2010 - Browser based form with custom dialogs?

is it possible to tap into SP2010's dialog framework from a web-based InfoPath form? If not, can one override FormServer.aspx to use custom dialogs? Please advise, thank you! Cheers, Bob
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How can retrieve email address from the Infopath people/Group picker

How can retrieve email address from the Infopath people/Group picker?When I add the people/Group picker into the infopath form, I only get 3 fields DisplayName,AccountId,AccountType.Can anyone show me ...
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How do I display the current row value to info path form when creating custom workflow?

I am creating custom work flow for SharePoint 2010 site list. I have to display current row value to info path form. If I use data connection it return full data from the list is that possible to ...
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Save form v.s submit form in infopath2010

Hi I am new to Infopath ,SharePoint2010. Basically , I have a form library where user can complete a form. It allows user to save incomplete form. Once they complete the form , it will allow user to ...
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Infopath Browser form Ribbon modification

How we can customize sharepoint 2010 form server ribbon buttons? I found 'Ribbon.Tabs.InfoPathHomeTab' in page source but it seems that we can't add ribbon button to this location
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How to have a subtotal of calculated fields in InfoPath 2010

What I'm looking for is to total of a list of calculated fields. Have tried this with groups with no luck thus far.
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Different Views for Customer page and Engineering Page

I'm using an InfoPath form embedded in a webpart in a MOSS 2007 webpage. I'd like to have a Customer go to this page and see a certain view and not any of the others. After the form is submitted, the ...
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Calculated Fields in Infopath

Does InfoPath allow me to use calculated fields based upon other field values on the form?
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Is it possible to publish a form from InfoPath 2007 on a SharePoint 2010 site?

If I have an InfoPath 2007 form, no code, web browser compatible. Can I publish it using InfoPath 2007 on an SharePoint 2010 portal?
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form library permissions

Is there a way to set the permissions on a form library, so that anybody can submit the info path form to the library, but only a select few can view it, after its been submitted?
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Adding fields to an InfoPath form for a SharePoint content type

Can I add fields to an infopath form used as a SharePoint content type w/out losing my existing data for previously completed forms?
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InfoPath form status stuck on “Installing”

I have followed many of the recommended practices to install an InfoPath form that needs Administrative approval (see this link). However, I am still unable to see the form finally complete it's ...
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SharePoint 2013 Infopath 2010 form Send e-mail From user created this form

I am novice in SharePoint 2013. I have task to customize Infopath 2010 form so that the user created this form can automatically send the email with data and attached PDF file to recipient. I found ...
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infopath 2010 not able to filter

I have an SharePoint list in which I am using the Infopath form and over there I have a column called business lead. and I have more than one business lead for the project. The issue I am facing is I ...
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Send Email to multiple recipients via the People Picker and sharepoint workflow

I use infopath to design the forms and used a people picker.SharePoint Designer workflow sent mails to all the users selected in it picker. The mail only goes to the first recipient. How do i sent ...
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InfoPath Getuserprofilebyname remote server returned an error: (401) Unauthorized

We are facing an issue to connect the User Profile (Method GetUserProfilebyName) through SOAP Service. We are getting below error: The specified location does not exist or could not be opened. ...
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Form with attachment to a list

I have been asked if this is possible in sharepoint, I would think it is but can't think of a way. I am starting to think that I need to do a developer course lol. The request. Have a form to fill ...
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Infopath forms migration to Office 365 - Things to consider

I'm working with a client who are considering moving to Office 365 from SP 2007. They are using Infopath forms in SP 2007 which uses data connection that connects to the backend SQL Server (for ...
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Restrict user from selecting time slot if it reaches maximum number of seats

I am new to working with SP lists with jQuery. Here is my requirement : I have a InfoPath form for selecting training slot for employees. The form contains Date field and Time slots (Drop down having ...
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SharePoint 2013 workflow from InfoPath 2013 form library

I've created a form in InfoPath 2013 with multiple view. 1st view - Requester (with Submit and Cancel buttons) 2nd view - Action By (with Submit, Approve and Reject buttons) 3rd view - Approved By (...
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Infopath Account ID in name field is not retaining its value when form is re opened

I've an infopath form with name and supervisor fields, from yesterday i've been noticing a weird issue that Account ID ( in the name field which is a people picker) doesn't retain its value when a ...
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Content Type or InfoPath? that is the question!

I have a list in SharePoint 2013 where people add activities. These activities come in different types (e.g. Event, Tradeshow, Advert etc...) and the fields required for each type is varies slightly. ...
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“The e-mail message cannot be sent. Make sure the e-mail has a valid recipient”

So I've made a browser form in InfoPath 2013 to be used to request new space for employees. This first goes to the appropriate office manager at the appropriate branch location before being sent to ...
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InfoPath 2013 Conversion to PDF or DOCX

I have an InfoPath 2013 Form. Once the form is completed, on Button click, I want to generate either a PDF or a Word Document. I have done extensive research. SP Designer Workflow works for SP2010 ...
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How to use Manage Metedata Taxonomy as a Source for Dropdown box in Infopath

I have an InfoPath form with a dropdown box, where I want users to be able to select which department they work in. Department details are stored in Managed Metadata : Managed Metadata Service -> ...
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InfoPath 2013 cutting field in half when printing

I'm not sure if this is the place to ask this particular question, but since there are other InfoPath questions I'll go ahead and ask. I have a huge form with tons of show/hide formatting rules. When ...
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How to avoid saving a newer version of a form with each modification in InfoPath

I have a form that goes round in an approval flow. Every member of the process (around 4-5 per form) has to open it, do some modification and submit again. I have used concat formula in the Submit ...
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Alert for browser enabled InfoPath forms

I need to alert an user about session time out for browser enabled InfoPath forms. Its not about changing/configuring the session time out but to just show an alert to user that his/her form is gonna ...
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Rename attachment of InfoPath through Event Receiver for Office365

I am having a Document Library named TestForm in my Office365 site.I have created InfoPath Form for that library that contains FileAttachment control. Now my requirement is to rename the attachment ...
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Conditional formatted sections not playing well with browsers

I've got a form with four conditional sections based on checkbox controls. For whatever reason, the 'hide this control' rules quit working in IE but still work just fine in Chrome browsers. The four ...
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InfoPath form gets redirected to another SharePoint list after submission

I have a customer who uses infopath forms to create list items. When a new form is created that select a category which has a corresponding folder in the list library. We've worked with them for ...
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Infopath error unable to submit form error

I am getting the below error when trying to submit an infopath form using the Infopath 2013 client app, in 0365 with ie 10 browser: InfoPath cannot send the form, there is an error when sending ...
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make a field read only in sharepoint list 2007

is there any way to make a field read only (with out programming) in share point list 2007 which users cannot edit that field can we first build a list and then open in infopath 2007 best ...
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Workflow to “Check Out” List Items - Help Needed on “Cancel” and “View” Modes

Long time lurker, first time poster! I have a SharePoint 2010 list that will be used to manage Personnel. When an employee has been with the team for 1 week, an email goes out to 3 different ...
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Restrict an InfoPath View to a Group

I've been trying to figure this out and I'm running into a wall. I'm not too savvy in InfoPath but can figure some things out. The scenario goes as below: I have a list called List A. As for users ...
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How to Restrict Access to a Specific View on an InfoPath Form

I have a scenario that was given to me. The scenario: There is a List called Improvements for which a Requestor can make a submission. Within this same list, the Admin can then make any approvals ...
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SharePoint 2010 Infopath Form Problem using SOAP service

I have a form built for a SharePoint list which when run from InfoPath's preview mode, works fine. It makes a call to a data connection (which has been converted to a connection file and stored in a ...
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Query data for specific fields in your main data connection (infopath)

I have a sharepoint list with about 85 columns in my main data connection on my infopath form. Is it possible to only query 9 fields out of the 85 (in a repeating table) so when my form loads it's not ...
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InfoPath 2010 Validation not Working As Expected

I have an issue with Validation in InfoPath 2010. I'm using IP 2010 with 2013 SP List. Below is step by step of the issue I'm encountering: Below is part of a form in IP. The controls are a Radio ...
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Multi line box Infopath not Word Wrapping in Chrome.

I have a multiline field in an Infopath form that when opened in Chrome, does not wrap the text. It continues on as a long single line with a scroll bar. I checked the same form in Internet Explorer ...
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How customize document upload form for metadata along with document to upload in library?

My requirement is that- I have to upload document and some custom column(metadata properties) while uploading document in library. I have to customize document upload form so that can add document ...
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Why are new forms ASPX? - should be XSN

Recently SPD2010 has started creating workflow task forms as .aspx. Previously they were .xsn - which I need them to be - the forms must be editable in InfoPath. What might be causing this? Thanks
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Infopath in web page, submit data to SharePoint

We have an internal SharePoint site (not exposed outside the intranet) and we want to make an Infopath form available outside the network. The Infopath form also needs to submit data to the SharePoint ...
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Export the Infopath Repeating table to Excel

I am having bunch of rows in the repeating table and I am fetching this based on some dropdown box conditions.Now my client is expecting to get the repeating table data into excel sheet.Can any one ...
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Event Receiver deploying to multiple form libreries

I have three infopath form libreries: lib-2015, lib-2015,lib-2016. I inherited an event receiver that has been deployed to 2014, 2015 library, now I am trying to deploy it to 2016 library. Changing ...
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Error: InfoPath cannot open form

I get following error when trying to open the list in InfoPath Any help would be appreciated. Thanks
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Powershell script to set sorting on hyperlink column SharePoint list view

here is the powershell script to update sort order on hyperlink field modify view $spView = $list.Views["All Links"] $spField = $list.Fields["URL"] $spView.Query = "<OrderBy><FieldRef Name='...