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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Update InfoPath form field value in SharePoint Online document library?

I have saved InfoPath Form in a Form Library & also saved field values in separate columns, now I have retrieved one record in InfoPath Form 2013. I'm trying to update "Status" columns value from ...
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Infopath 2013 Reapeating table Rules issue

I have Office Professional Plus 2013 with InfoPath 2013. I am trying to set a rule in repeating table properties but rules button is disable. Any idea why I cannot set rules?
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Workflow not kicking off on view change

I have a scenario where I am using InfoPath form with 4 different views- Initial view Team view Acceptance view Final view Steps I followed- I have a field in form which changes views ...
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Change InfoPath edit Form URL name to id

Is it possible to change InfoPath edit Form URL from filename to ID? From https://mysite.sharepoint.com/Leave%20Request/LR33.xml to something like ...
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Redirect to another list on click of button inside InfoPath

I have InfoPath Form with SharePoint Security=Domain Security. Need to redirect on another List url on button click.
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Displaying multiple column data in a drop down menu

I'm using SP2010 unfortunately without SP Designer and only used InfoPath once. I have 2 lists: List A - Is a list of 'Event Codes' with a 'status' column displaying Active, Used or Reserved ...
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Infopath views as SharePoint forms

I made an Infopath form that has two views, Edit and Print, and published it to SharePoint. The issue is that as you type a new entry, you can switch to the print view allowing you to print without ...
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Save infopath web form library published on Sharepoint to SQL database

I am very new to sharepoint. I have created an Infopath 2010 form template, which is hosted in Sharepoint 2010 library. I want to store the form data to SQL Database, so that I can create reports and ...
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How to create a new InfoPath form in form library programatically using an event handler?

I would like to add Infopath form, that is a new item in the Form library programmatically. This would be using any event handler. Please guide.
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How to restrict view in InfoPath webform

How can I restrict view to a user or a group of users? I'm able to get their name or membership but how do I then apply it to the actual webform? InfoPath has lot less options for SP lists and ...
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SharePoint 2013 list webform - error 5566

I've been struggling with this for past couple of weeks researching all over. I have a webform with couple of views with one being restricted to certain users. When I try and query the data using ...
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Infopath rules on form load, multiple values in a multiple selection box in 1 rule

I have a multiple selection list box and I want to set up a rule when the form loads. The rule just ticks the boxes of 2 values that are already in the box. Is it possible to do this in one rule? I ...
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Send pictures in an email that are contained in a form stored in a Form Library

I have created a form library where users can report things and add pictures to the form. When users click Save I need InfoPath to send out an email with some details taken from the form. I then have ...
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field cannot be blank only on a certain view infopath

I have a field that is only on a certain view(which isn't the first one) and I want to set it to cannot be blank. Is there anyway I can do this without it throwing the error that its blank on the ...
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Check current user in SharePoint group in InfoPath

Is it possible to check current user in SharePoint group in InfoPath form?
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Count number of Yes/No entries in a column promoted from InfoPath

Using SP 2010, I'm trying to find a way that I can count the number of Yes/No entries in a column of a Form Library. The goal is to display the counts in a Chart Web Part. The column contains values ...
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Displaying item in tasks form

I would like to display item informations in my tasks form. I think i need to use data connection in Infopath. I can display all my items in my form , but i want to display item who matches with my ...
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Can i use infopath 2013 designer to design and manage infopath forms on SharePoint 2010

Can I use the Infopath Designer 2013 to design and manage infopath on SharePoint 2010?
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infopath form on page load go to first blank value

I have a infopath form and on form load i want the form to automatically go to where it needs to be filled in(the first blank value on the form). How can i do this. None of the actions seem like the ...
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Send an email as pdf attachment in infopath 2010

I have a InfoPath form associated with document library. Form has submit and cancel button right now we have the data to be sent to document library when clicked on submit button. Now i am looking to ...
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How to toggle control between view form and the Edit form in the infopath?

I have control or field in my InfoPath form which I need to hide it when I view the item (view form) and show when I Edit an item (Edit form) in SharePoint 2013. Is there any way I can achieve this? I ...
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Site collection upgraded to 2013 - help me identify what's missing

This is the first time I have dealt with SP2013 running in 2010 mode, so there may be some things that are fairly common knowledge that I do not know about. I have been brought in to help ...
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In an Info Path 2013 form that links to SharePoint 2013 custom list -how to add a repeating table structure for only some columns and not all ?

I have created a SharePoint 2013 Custom list with several columns. I am designing an Info Path 2013 form for this custom list. When I click on checkbox manage multiple items (see inserted image). All ...
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Infopath: How to set a default value based on view

I have created a Leave Request site within my organization. I have a list which hosts the 3 following leave types: Annual, Special and Sickness. I have a choice field in the list named "Leave Type" ...
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Repeating tables with different default values

So am I making an InfoPath form that pulls in data from an inventory list and I have a drop down that is populated with all available items in the inventory, and when an item is selected it shows the ...
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URL Encoding Error trying to access Infopath Form from mobile device

While trying out the default mobile view in my SharePoint 2013 site, I navigate to an Infopath Document Library, and then click on one of the elements, I get a URL in which SharePoint seems to not be ...
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Need insight on UpdatePanel / _DoPostBack with JavaScipt

I've spent the better part of three days trying to wrap my head around UpdatePanel and _DoPostBack to find a solution to my problem with my infopath browser enabled form. I have a simple script that ...
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How to Display Created By Field in InfoPath AND Sharepoint list with multiple values?

The article "How to Display Created By Field in InfoPath" seemed to work for a user on this forum. However, my needs are slightly different. I'm trying to create a list with the entry form showing ...
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InfoPath Form auto populate drop down from drop down

How do you set InfoPath drop down choice fields to auto fill based on user selection from a primary field that is connected to a list with training courses with fields for course titles, type, source, ...
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Infopath slow on load because of data connection to a large list

In InfoPath preview mode everything is fine, data connection on the list of 15000 items is populating dropdown menu based on a filter(I am only looking for two rows so filtering is implanted). Once ...
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Why is it taking longer and longer to deploy an InfoPath template with managed code?

I have InfoPath 2013 browser-enabled form templates with managed code that I'm deploying to SharePoint 2013 on-prem via Central Administration > Manage Form Templates. The more I make changes to the ...
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Fire PreSaveItem () on infopath form “Save” button

I have edit form and it is created using Infopath .When i am trying to use PreSaveItem () when Click on "Save" button it is not firing ?Why? How to fire PreSaveItem () on InfoPath Form "Save" ...
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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 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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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Organizing specific content

Situation: I'm creating a "Technology Request for New Employees" form, using InfoPath, a custom list, and related workflow(s). My department has a information site, accessible to anyone that can log ...
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Get Current UserName in Infopath always returns the secure store service credential name

I followed the 3 page tutorial here to get the current Display Name in an infopath textbox. ...
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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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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 ...