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 setup an InfoPath 2010 control to have select all items capability for multiple select List box items

I have an InfoPath 2010 browser based form (from forms library) with several controls and there is a section of the form with several multiple selection list box controls (questions) that is tied to ...
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people picker control from sharepoint list to infopath 2010

I customized a SharePoint 2010 list to Infopath 2010. I have 4 people picker control in list. I want to show the control in a 2 diffrent sections in infopath. when i customize the the list to infopath ...
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Create a Web part allowing the user to choose one of three Infopath forms

I have 3 sharepoint list covering three different projects (project A,B & C) and all three list have the same columns (date of completion, team leader, Secondary contact). I have created 3 ...
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Error adding file to InfoPath form that is browser enabled in SharePoint

I am having an issue with my "add file" control in InfoPath. When I preview the InfoPath form it works fine; however, when I publish the form to the SharePoint site (browser enabled) I get an error ...
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Migrated InfoPath Workflow form (2007 to 2010) changes its behavior with extended properties

I have a InfoPath form that I use in a custom Visual Studio Workflow. I use the CreateTaskWithContentType activity to create task associated with the custom form. In the workflow code, I use ...
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InfoPath forms on Intranet

I have a requirement to convert all our current Word based forms to a web based format to allow users to submit via our Intranet.I am looking at using InfoPath 2010 with SharePoint 2010 to do this.The ...
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How to open document in Edit mode from InfoPath form

I have an custom SPList that has a Hyperlink field pointing to a document in a document library. The custom SPList has custom InfoPath forms for View and Edit. To open the document in edit mode, ...
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Sending mail with link that will open in popup

I want to send a hyperlink which on clicked will open in a popup window using sputility.sendemail().
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Rich text box styles and markup

I have a Rich Text Box control with Enhanced rich text (Rich text with pictures, tables, and hyperlinks). When I create multiple views for that, list styles and markup are not displayed in sharepoint ...
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InfoPath form tabbing out of form fields and not into controls

I have a form on infopath that when tabbing through, tends to go off into sections outside the form, where there is no data. It also will not tab into controls, such as radio buttons and drop-down ...
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How to use Infopath to Create a Custom Content Type for a List?

Salvete! I want to use InfoPath to create a Content Type for a List. I know how to create a site-content type using infopath, but that generates an form that you have to save in a library. I want ...
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Best way to create a list with hidden columns with Data pulling from InfoPath form

So I have been working on this for a little bit here is what I am trying to accomplish: Using OOTB SharePoint 2010 Functionality I want to create an HR Referral System. Basically an InfoPath Form ...
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Provide Workflow Approve/Reject option in InfoPath Form 2010

I have created a Leave Authorisation Form using Infopath 2010 and published it to Forms Library. I have also created a SharePoint designer 2010 custom approval workflow and published it to forms ...
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Infopath 2010 Multiple Selection ListBox on browser

I may be missing something. I have a Multiple Selection List box in a Section. See attached pic. When I right click on the grpApplications and copy XPath it gives me ...
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Content Type's custom template loading from wrong place

My first question on stack exchange, and I'm very new to SharePoint, so please be gentle! (But please do let me know if I've not provided enough detail for you to be able to help me). I would like my ...
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Cert expired on InfoPath form and yields an error in MOSS

I have a very particular case in SharePoint 2007 and InfoPath 2007. I am using InfoPath 2010 as the designer, deploying the InfoPath form to SharePoint 2007 with a signed certificate and some code ...
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How do I archive Infopath forms uploaded into Sharepoint 2007 when my Sharepoint site runs low on storage?

I have designed system where users submit Infopath forms to a Sharepoint 2007 site. The Infopath forms allow users to also attach pdfs in their submission. My problem now is that the Sharepoint site ...
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Infopath 2010 & Sharepoint 2010 rule to update value of textbox from previous update item

I have a project updates list that tracks updates on a list item within the projects list. I have created an InfoPath form that the Project Manager fills out instead of using a sharepoint built-in ...
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section in infopath form

I ve created a SharePoint List with my columns, and i clicked on customize form to create an infopath form from my list. one of the columns on my sharePoint list is of type choice, which is a ...
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Edit a SharePoint List with InfoPath Form 2010 (Auto Populate Fields From List)

I am using SharePoint and InfoPath Designer 2010. I have a SharePoint list called DiskInfo and the columns are: Client, RAM, CPU. The Client field is a drop down box connected to another master ...
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how to get the value of a check box from another list

I've been trying to get the value of a check box in a sp list. so, I have List[a] and List[b]. List[b] contains a check box which I am trying to get the value of inorder to put in in List[a]. I'm ...
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Sorting content from a SharePoint list in an Infopath Form (2007)

Important note: Version used is Infopath 2007 ans MOSS Enterprise (2007) with Enterprise features activated. We have a form were you have to select a value. (Location) Based on that value, you will ...
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How to use existing staff to define their features theirselves?

I have a MOSS that staff already entered. I am creating an app about defining features of staff. Now i can define this features by myself as admin. But i want my staff to define their features by ...
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Column showing only one option in Infopath 2007

I have created one choice column (name: update status) with 5 choices inside the form library in sharepoint 2007. In Infopath 2007, in dropdrop list box (list box entries) I entered "Look up values ...
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How to develop role based workflow in SharePoint Server?

How to develop role based workflow with InfoPath form in SharePoint Server 2010? There are three roles: user1 - this user creates request form user2 - this user verifies and Approve/Reject form if ...
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Get the Workflow Status for InfoPath Form Open Rule

I need to get the Workflow Status on an InfoPath form library in the InfoPath form. For instance, I want to place a rule on the form open that checks to see if the workflow is not "Completed" and set ...
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How to update a Sharepoint 2010 list via an Infopath 2010 client form via a code?

I tried to follow in Sharepoint Server 2010 and Infopath 2010 the article: How to update a SharePoint list via an InfoPath browser form using the SharePoint Object Model which is for ...
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Why such differences between Infopath 2010 templates for a Form Library and for a List?

Table 3 (Comparing form library and list templates) of msdn article Building SharePoint Applications with InfoPath 2010 (Part 1 of 2) states that: support for custom code is available for a Form ...
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How to display list items in Infopath

I want to display list items in InfoPath once i selected the particular column. Say I have selected Empid, automatically emp name, city, state and all the info related to emp id should display. Please ...
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Infopath; remove control boxes for print view

I have an Infopath form that is being used in several views. Eventually, this form must be printed out (As our network doesn't allow for digital signatures). For this printed view, is there any way to ...
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Checkbox checked on one InfoPath form view but not another?

I have two new item views on an InfoPath form that add items to a SharePoint list. On one of them I want a certain checkbox to not be ticked but on another view I want it to be ticked, how can I ...
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How to check if user has a permission to complete task in InfoPath task form?

Is it possible to check if the user has enough permissions to complete task in InfoPath 2010 task form? Or maybe it is possible to show to user read-only view if he has lack of the rights. The full ...
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Digital Signature Modal from InfoPath Form in SharePoint 2010

I currently have 4 views created in InfoPath, using Form Load for a Approval Process in SharePoint 2010. I would like to use Digital Signatures for each approvers signature but the Modal view that ...
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Setting value of infopath field by workflow

I have a requirement to set the value of infopath field by workflow. This link specifies the way to do it but in my case the value in the infopath field does not change on the execution of the ...
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How to use non-browser forms created by Infopath Filler (published to a Sharepoint Form Library)?

I have requirements to create Infopath Filler 2010 forms. They are non-browser and are not served through Sharepoint Infopath Services (so require Infopath installed on all clients) but have ...
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Datepicker with date and time but only date is set to current (InfoPath)?

I have a datetime field on a list with default date set to current and I customize the form in InfoPath designer. I have a requirement that the current date should be set but the current time should ...
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How to edit HTML of a rich text field with an InfoPath edit form?

When a list has it's edit form/s managed by InfoPath, all ability to edit the HTML of enhanced rich text fields is lost. The feature explained at How do I edit the HTML source of a rich text column? ...
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Adding a dummy field

In infopath form I went to Field pane Main is selected for data source Right click on "myFields" The add field adds column to the list. I need to add a dummy field in Infopath for some ...
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Cascading Drop-down not working in InfoPath when Edit form is loaded [closed]

Every example of a cascading drop-down in InfoPath is the same. A mostly blank form with just the two (or three) drop-downs taking part in the cascade. And it works...no problems there. However, that ...
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Multi-value fields — how to get totals?

I apologize if the answer to this is obvious, I'm just completely new to SharePoint and need at least a pointer in the right direction. I have a list with a "Choice" field. I've used InfoPath to ...
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Web-based InfoPath form that “vanish” after submit in SharePoint 2007 Library

I have a problem with my InfoPath form in my SharePoint 2007 library. The InfoPath form is a web enable and will open in the browser. However, after submit the InfoPath form, and click that link ...
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ows_MetaInfo field including carriage returns

I have an InfoPath 2010 form promoting fields to SP 2010. Using SSRS 2008 R2, I'm pulling those fields into a report to report off of. I'm finding that some fields in the ows_MetaInfo blob have a ...
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Possible to use createNewDocumentWithRedirect to redirect to a web based Infopath form?

We create a link to a InfoPath client-based form (meaning that the form is open at the client machine which have infopath installed.) by using the following source code inside a Content Editor web ...
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How to increase the web service timeout to a larger value so that publishing a large infopath form to SharePoint library can be successful?

Currently, publishing of large SharePoint Form library may result in 'Updating Content Type Failed' message. According to this article, it mention that increasing the web service timeout to larger ...
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Cannot publish my InfoPath form in SharePoint 2007 any more

When I was publish my InfoPath form to my SharePoint 2007, it give me the following error: updating the content type failed I went though a search and many of the search return (Microsoft Forum, ...
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GetProfile webservice not working

I was using a data connection called GetProfile to get some users data. From yesterday I am getting a below error “The settings for one or more data connections in your form are defined in a data ...
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Change the default “Name” column in a Form Library

Is it possible to change the default "Name" column that is created in a form library. One method I saw is creating a content type that inherits from this column. Could someone provide instructions on ...
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Extract Infopath View

Is there a way to extract an infopath view through SharePoint? Right now, I'm using promoted fields to generate an email, but it would be great if I could just pull the whole view into an email.
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Infopath Form Load rules not working

I have publish a Infopath form (2010) into a SharePoint 2007 server library. I notice that the rules that I set on the Infopath form seem to be not working. When I open the Infopath form and select ...
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SPServices to retrieve the last record of repeated section data inside Sharepoint library

I have a Infopath that contain 2 fields which I put it as a repeating section as shown in the picture below (for the time being - please ignore the error) How do I retrieve the last record of a ...