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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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 ...
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Help: This form cannot be opened in a Web browser

I created an InfoPath form (2013) and published to a form library on SharePoint (2010). I added a quick link icon on the homepage to open the form (filler form). This is where I received the error ...
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How to send document library document from one group to another group people by using designer workflows?

Need some help.. My requirement is: we have three groups 1.Requestor,2.Aprrovers 3.vendors. In Requestor group, there are number of persons and every one can have permissions to create ...
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Infopath Date Picker

Im new to Sharepoint and using Infopath Designer for my list creation. i have requirement, in list i have 10 Date field, user has to select 1st date other 9 dates will be auto populate that i did.Now, ...
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Is it possible to link/sync 2 SharePoint lists together (that are being used as forms for users to fill out)

IS it possible to link or sync 2 SharePoint lists together - more specifically I'm using the SharePoint lists for fillable forms, so if a user clicks "new Item" it pops open a form I made in InfoPath ...
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Infopath not saving repeating table data properly in xml file

We have an Infopath custom form published in a SharePoint library (as content type). This form has a repeating table with a few columns. The idea is, one department adds "issues" in the repeating ...
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Infopath - get user properties (e-mail, department.. ) from a people picker - other than current user

I've tried to follow this link http://blogs.technet.com/b/anneste/archive/2011/11/02/how-to-create-an-infopath-form-to-auto-populate-data-in-sharepoint-2010.aspx to get user properties, but I only get ...
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Create Multiple List items, with one variable

I am creating a form in which there will be a title, date, task number, and assignment. I have created the form to repeat, but need it to create multiple list items based on assignment. So for ...
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Enable Rich Text in a Site Workflow Initiation Form for a Multiple Line Column w/o InfoPath?

I've created a site workflow that users manually start and that collects data through an initiation form, which then passes the data to a Word document in a library. The initiation form uses site ...
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Directing a user to an external sharepoint site and embedding their link in the form

I have a requirement to allow users to attach numerous larger files to an infopath form. Due to size constraints, I have embedded a link within the infopath form to an external sharepoint site where ...
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REST - get custom user profile property - on premise - Infopath

I want to retrieve a custom field from the user profile property with rest. The property is searchable in search. Name of the custom properties "CompanyNumber" But when I try to use ...
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Sharepoint Form not sending attachment to email

I hope someone can shed some light on this. I designed a form using Infopath, published it to the Sharepoint site. In the form, I have a section where a user can attach a file. I have the form ...
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Infopath form into website

I would like to use the following form in one of my web pages: I have the following problem. I can add things but when I refresh the page everything is deleted. I want the input to be saved once I ...
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SharePoint DatePicker action rule

I have created DatePicker field in Infopath Designer 2013. On that I applied 3 action rules. Out of the 3 only single rule should run but all rules are running and I'm getting the wrong output. ...
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Attach file to approval workflow email

There is a working approval workflow process using SharePoint 2010, Outlook 2010 and InfoPath 2010. When the task is reassigned to an individual the user needs to attach a document to the task ...
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What permission should be set on the list to use Infopath

I tried to set full permision on the list for the user and the button to edit Infopath is still grayed out. What permission should I set for the user so he can modify the infopath form on the list, ...