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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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 way 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 ...
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How do integrate InfoPath, SharePoint Designer 2013, and SharePoint 2013 (Foundation)?

Please bear with me as I am very new at SharePoint (2 weeks in). We have SharePoint 2013 (Foundation), SharePoint Designer 2013, and Office 365 with InfoPath. How do I use the three together? I need ...
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Print out list item display form (InfoPath)

I have a SharePoint site used for tracking despatches in a warehouse. I think I'm going to use InfoPath to design the form to make it look nice, rather than CSS or JS, and from what I've seen ...
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Force InfoPath form to open in Client

I have a custom list that I need to open in the client. (I'm using a web service data connection and I get the 'loopback' error in the browser.) I do not see the option in the Library Settings to ...
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People picker address book is not working when there is an error

I have one people picker in infopath which was deployed on-premise. This is browser based form. When I open the infopath and clicked on the address book, it is opening for the first time. If i type a ...
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How SharePoint works with Infopath and an Access database?

I have a database already created in Access. It has a form which uses queries with macros to export an excel with the information chosen from the form. SharePoint would be the perfect tool to share ...
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SharePoint Library with misc InfoPath forms (edit in browser)

I have inherited a project and not 100% sure how it was configured to make it work. There are 7 forms in this library. They're not templates for a document library that I'm aware, but when you use ...
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Update InfoPath hidden field based on value of SharePoint list

I have a list in SharePoint that is: ID | Title | Job 1 | Bob | Painter 2 | John | ...
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Update a List from Form while avoiding duplicates

I am new to SharePoint I searched but found no answers. I have a Member List, 300+ entries, that is badly our of date, and new members are joining all the time. We have an Infopath form which I've ...
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Error webservice when publishing infopath 2010 form to sharepoint?

I am referring to the below link to publish infopath form guide to publishing infopath forms as admin approved form templates add my infopath form in trusted form templates in CA : then add my ...
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Missing “Edit template” in advanced settings for Library Form

I created a Form and published it to a Form Library. After several edits and publishing i closed my InfoPath. After it i still can create new items at with this form, but i can't edit this form in ...
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Complete InfoPath form without InfoPath external customer

I need to create a form that our customers will complete but not all of our customers will have InfoPath installed. I tried to use the email form but did not show the form in Outlook, instead it just ...
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how to mak Infopath form textbox allow only alphabets

I am trying to create a textbox in info path form with following criteria: 1.) Length should be 1-50 characters . 2.) It should not contain any digit. 3.) It should contain only alphabets. I try ...
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Shrink Look up content in sharepoint 2010

We are using a list(Source) with 1100 items to be looked up to another list(destination),destination list is also a large one. I would like to know, whether we can shorten the look up based on any ...