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 can I implement Track Changes functionality with InfoPath 2007/2010 in SharePoint 2007

I need to track changes from version to version in my InfoPath forms that are hosted in a SharePoint 2007 form library. Can someone walk me through what my options are? I need to understand all of ...
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InfoPath 2007 edit forms in SharePoint 2010

Is it possible to edit forms in SharePoint 2010 with InfoPath 2007? I only have 2007 installed on my machine and do not see a way to be able to edit the form for my custom list.
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InfoPath form closes and redirects to deleted SharePoint library?

When a user clicks submit for the first time, the form closes and they are redirected to an old library that I deleted. But if they were to go back and edit their form then submit again, it will ...
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How do you update the task message links?

I have a Form Library that a feedback workflow is attached to. The issue is, every task the gets generated, embeddes a link to the file for which the workflow is running. Problem is, since this is a ...
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SOAP Web Service data connection need to be “refresh” every X minutes in order to retrieve external data

I have a InfoPath 2007 form that always give me the following errors after a certain period of time. Some external data was not retrieved. The form will load without the requested data. The ...
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Restrict that only one person or one group is selected in a person/group picker in infopath 2007 form

Is there a way to restrict that only one person or one group is selected in a person/group picker field for a web-based InfoPath 2007 form? Example: There is a web-based InfoPath form with one ...
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Auto-retrieve the email address of user in the Person/Group Picker of InfoPath 2007

Is it possible for a web-based InfoPath 2007 form to auto-retrieve the email address of a user and display on a text field after the end-user had select it in the Person/Group Picker? (For SharePoint ...
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Set some InfoPath 2007 form column to be edit-able in SharePoint Designer 2007

How do we set some column to be editable and some not editable for InfoPath 2007 form column in SharePoint Designer 2007? Details: Suppose there is a InfoPath 2007 Form library that contain 3 fields ...
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InfoPath 2007 field that depend on other field outcome

In a Web-based InfoPath 2007 form, I have 2 fields, one field is a drop-down list field and another field is a text field. The drop-down list contain two values: 'Like' and 'Dislike'. When the user ...
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I receive a InfoPath Warning Message: Any user currently filling out the form in a Web Browser will lose their edits

I receive a warning message (sort of) in InfoPath 2010 when publishing my form to my SharePoint. The warning message goes like this: Any user currently filling out the form in a Web Browser will ...
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InfoPath Forms Services installed but not configurable

I want to build a InfoPath form which works with a SharePoint Workflow but the Problem is, if i'm trying to establish a connection between the InfoPath Designer and my SharePoint 2010 Instance i get ...
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infopath form submit error not getting logged

What is it that would cause no error message to be logged if the form fails to submit? I have a form that has custom submit code written and at times fails on submit. It gives a correlation id which ...
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infopath File Attachment - Run/View instead of Download? [closed]

I've got an Infopath form with a file attachment control. Everything works great, files are being attached. For a while, we've been all unicorns and rainbows. Users were happy, except now, with the ...
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Infopath 2007 Deployment-Error [closed]

I am trying to publish an Infopath form 2007 without code behind concept by using the publish option from file menu and comes up with the following error. The selected form template cannot be ...
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Integer field/column lost at export to Excel [closed]

I have created a list in SharePoint 2010 via a published InfoPath 2010 form. The fields/columns of the list are of different types like Single line of text, Integer, Date and Time, Yes/No, Number etc. ...
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Infopath 2010 - How to implement a conditional currency symbol? [closed]

Is there a way to conditionally change the currency symbol of a decimal datatype based on the value of a drop down list? My preference would be to figure out how to implement this by programmatically ...
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SPFile is empty the second time the logic is run

I'm developing event receivers in SharePoint 2010. I have a doc. library, when someone adds to this library, a infopath form must be filled out and saved. When the form is saved to the library, my ...
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Deploying InfoPath 2010 browser enabled forms as Sandbox solutions using WSP

Is there a way through which I can deploy a InfoPath browser enabled form with code behind as a Sandbox solution via WSP? I tried something around the approach we used to follow for deploying ...
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Publishing Infopath 2010 form to sharepoint 2010 [closed]

This question is about publishing infopath 2010 form to sharepoint server 2010.I designed a form and publish it to a sharepoint library successfully.When I try to fill the form and save it to ...
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InfoPath forms not working when ViewFormPagesLockDown enabled

We have an internet facing, SharePoint 2010, Publishing Site that is accessible to anonymous users. On this site, we have some InfoPath 2010 List forms, exposed using the InfoPath Form Web Part, that ...
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username() does not always resolve in InfoPath form [closed]

I have a test box in my InfoPath form which is set to open in a browser. The value of the textbox is set to the username() formula. When I create a new form, the username() formula evaluates to the ...
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Conditional Formatting not working on a drop down list [closed]

I am trying to set a conditional formatting on a drop down list whose data source is a SharePoint List. The Info Path form is opened in a browser. The conditional formatting goes something like this ...
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Why does my InfoPath 2010 form stop opening in the browser when I add a code project? [closed]

I created an InfoPath 2010 form and published it to SharePoint Server 2010. I published it to open in the browser not in the InfoPath Filler, and it works fine. When I attach a code project to it ...
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infopath in sharepoint 2013 [closed]

Is it recommanded to use infopath in sharepoint 2013? and please give me some links to proceed for infopath and its validation can we write code in visual studio for same ?
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How to set a calculated default value for a drop down list field in Sharepoint

I need help with the drop down list box. Let me try to explain to you what I am trying to achieve. I have a Assigned To field(Person/Group picker With Multiple Selection) and Group User field(drop ...
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Infopath question - for remote or offline users

I have a requirement where 400 field sales reps need to fill out a infopath form. Some has internet connection and some with poor and some none. What are my option to submit data (including ...
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Load Data in List Column based on another list

I tried searching before posting but I guess not getting the correct answer. I have two list: List A Created By Value ABC Value1 PQR Value2 List B Value Ok, my requirement is, when I click on ...
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How to disable “View” drop down when viewing item for group

I have a custom infopath form linked to a custom document library. When the form is populated and submitted, the document library then stores the submitted form. When clicking on the item link, it ...
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Sharepoint Document Library within a Web Form?

As part of a InfoPath web-enabled form, we want to include the ability for form fillers to upload files and documents to a location outside the form (meaning no embedded attachments). We figured a ...
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Using Infopath without SharePoint

One of my clients need to use an infopath form to obtain information from the users and submit it to a database. But he doesn't have SharePoint. So I want to know if there is any way that we can use ...
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Easiest way to design a wizard-style modal dialog?

I would like to learn about what options I have if I want to design a modal dialog with a wizard that can call custom back-end C# code (I've never done front-end SP development). There seem to be ...
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If a user accidentally closes dialog in sharepoint, can we force it to submit to it's list?

In our sharepoint item workflow we have users enter info into a form, then hit submit as usual. A manager does not want the users to have to do it again if they accidentally close the form, or fire ...
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Is there a way to remove my custom info path form , and re-create my default Edit/Create view for my issue tracking App

I have edited the Create view for my issue tracking list using the IE info path custom form, the result was not what I am planning to have. And I need to retrieve or re-create the default Create view ...
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SharePoint 2010 / 2013 Designer workflow - people picker as workflow initiation parameters cause workflow to fail in create list item

I created a number of workflows in Designer 2010 and I have an issue with passing data from a people /person initiation parameter to a discussion list in which I created a "recipients" field. The ...
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User Information List Add item programmatically

I'm using a CAML batch file to add items to a list using SharePoint List Web Service on my InfoPath form. The batch file is like this: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" ?> <Batch> ...
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InfoPath calling XML service unauthorized except for web front ends

I have an InfoPath 2010 form on my SP2010 farm using Form Services which doesn't call an XML file or web services correctly. I'm trying to get list data by calling: ...
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Setting user group specific permissions in InfoPath form

I am trying to set specific permissions to an infopath form if a certain check box is checked. Currently, the form will automatically inherit permissions from the top level site. I want to stop this ...
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How to view a published form?

Unbelievably simple question here, but I cannot for the life of me figure it out... I created an InfoPath form and published it to the SharePoint site following the wizard's instructions. Then when I ...
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How to select values in a CHOICES field?

I'm using a CAML query to update a SharePoint 2010 List from InfoPath. My CAML looks like this: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <Batch OnError="Continue"> <Method ID="1" ...
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Publish InfoPath form in SharePoint 2013 not working

I have full permission on the SharePoint 2013 server: I can create a form library, I can edit the form library in SharePoint Designer 2013, but in InfoPath 2013 I can't. In addition I can't create ...
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Adding huge number in list box as choice in Infopath

Are there any easy ways of adding a plurality of digits in listbox in infopath. I want to add from number 1 to number 150 in infopath list box as a choice. I should enter the digits manually number ...
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Customizing the Infopath 2010 Error?

I want to customize the error message that infopath gives if a field is blank. I have a Submit & Save button and on its click if any field is blank, it should show a popup that 'Fields with * are ...
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Submitting data from Infopath 2010 to SharePoint 2010?

I have published a Infopath form as Document Template of the document library, the Infopath form has so many fields(~200) however I would like to map few fields(~5) to SharePoint List columns on the ...
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Validate 10 fields on Infopath form before Submit form data

I have SharePoint 2010 list and I Customize list form in InfoPath form in 2010 In my scenario I have 15 Fields I want to give the validation alert on fields before submitting the button. Also one ...
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How do I add a digital signature to an Infopath form in Sharepoint 2013

How to add a digital signature to Infopath form. You need to have a Infopath filler but that is not what resides in SharePoint. Is there a way to add a digital signature line?
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How to show additional fields from InfoPath in Document Library?

I have a document library of type InfoPath Forms. Currently the columns in the list (Library) only showing some of the InfoPath Fields. I'd like to add the rest of them so they are visible in the ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - Infopath, should we be using it?

The company I am working for is just starting out on Sharepoint. None of us have experience using it. The on-line training courses do not seem to tell the whole story. My Google search on Infopath ...
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Pulling current date in formula builder returns wrong date

I am trying to pull the current date in MMDDYY format from infopath so I can use concat with some other fields to autogenerate a request number, but I am receiving the incorrect date. If I just use ...
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Error using UDCX files

I'm using InfoPath Form Libraries, the infopath files uses UDCX files to get the data. InfoPath files and UDCX are in the same site collection and in same server "Server A". Now when I try to access ...
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How can I pull in properties of a user based on their email address?

EDIT: Another way of asking this same question, I guess, is: is there an out of the box web service to which I can pass an email address as a parameter, and get other properties for that user back as ...