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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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Infopath Checkbox limit

Ok I have created a form that has about 35 or so checkboxes. I need the user to ONLY be able to check 2 checkboxes. How can I do this easily? I have tried to add hidden field that adds up what the ...
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Form render failed because the user's session was closed

Suddenly one of the InfoPath forms on my company's Sharepoint site has stopped working. The log has the following message: Form render failed because the user's session was closed StackTrace: at ...
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email the Infopath form and update in sharepoint library

1st Query: I am working on Infopath 2007 and sharepoint 2010. I have created a form in Infopath designer.I have created a submit button on the form. The submit button is programmed to submit the form ...
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How do I create a data connection library on a SharePoint 2013 site?

I am trying to create InfoPath forms based on data connections rather than directly against a list but I am unable to find out how to create the library for storing the connections. I found this ...
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Infopath forms get checked out and locked on Form Library when any entry is checked out

I have been struggling with this one for a while. We have a Form Library, where a user will enter data into a form and it gets stored. When changes to that entry need to be made, we require a ...
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Count people picker field if it is set

I would like to create a custom workflow with an Infopath created form, but the problem is I have a list of about 8 people picker fields that I would like to count, only if it is set (ie: a person's ...
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Cant view infopath form after submit in sharepoint list

I publish Infopath forms to a SharePoint Library. The forms are being sent to the Email recipients but can't be viewed in the SharePoint library. I use a submit button and a SharePoint data ...
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How to Display Uploaded Document Link to View/Download in InfoPath Form?

Hello I am new to Infopath! I have Two Share point Lists: 1. ClientList(ClientID,ClientName,Title,ID) 2. ClientDocuments(DocumentID,RelatedClient,DocumentName,Title,ID etc) RelatedClient field has ...
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Create link to new InfoPath Filler form

This has me stymied. I created an InfoPath form library and a form. I can add new items to it by clicking the New > New Document menu items in the MyItems page. I need to create a "quick link" to this ...
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Can these permission requirements be met with audiences?

permission requirements: Users from several regional departments fill out one complex InfoPath form. Every user can only edit his own form instance, but he can authorize others by adding Names in ...
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How to save infopath form with unique filename when it is published as site content type

I created an InfoPath form which should be published as a site content type. The content type will be used in several libraries. The form must create an unique filename for every new instance. Every ...
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Sharepoint List Service

Respected sir, in my browser following url works file "http ://techlab-server/sites/testsagar/Lists/_vti_bin/lists.asmx" but if i append ?WSDl at end of url to view service description it does not ...
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How to Bind textbox/ListBox from one List with depending on other Dropdownlist populated with Another Sharepoint list in InfoPath?

I have a DropDownList which is populated with One SharePointList in INFOPATH DESIGNER and the value for other textboxes are filled depending on this DropDownList Selected Value using Rules & ...
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Show/hide fields and buttons

I have a form that has multiple workflows attached to it. What I am trying to do is my first set of emails are sent to the requester, manager and project manager for review (but not edit or approve) ...
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InfoPath 2013 Document Cannot Be Opened in SharePoint 2007 Workflow in InfoPath 2013

I have an InfoPath 2007 document that is submitted and creates a SharePoint workflow. This works fine in InfoPath 2010 and SharePoint 2007. When upgrading to InfoPath 2013, the document submits ...
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Submitting Infopath form into a Sharepoint list sub-folder

Here is the dilemma I am currently facing: 1) I have a Sharepoint list with multiple folders in them. Eg: Engineering, Production, etc 2) I am creating a form, that has buttons that switches views ...
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External List Infopath form submit error when using picker

I'm encountering an error while submitting data using infopath forms to a sharepoint 2010 external list. The error only occurs if an external item picker control is used. This error does not occur in ...
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How can I delete xsn form from Manage Form Templates programmatically?

For some reason xsm form doesn't remove from Manage Form Templates on Feature deactivation process, so looks like I should handle it myself. Can someone tell how to do this programmatically?
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InfoPath Form Works Under Admin Account But Not Under Regular User

An InfoPath browser enabled form that has udcx connections from a connection library, code in C# and some rules, was created and tested on the SharePoint server and functions more or less as designed ...
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PreSaveAction function not working in infopath 2010 form

Below script is working fine in sharepoint default form while submit form but not in infopath form. <script src="/images/prototype.js" type="text/javascript"></script> <script ...
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Uploading large files to SP 2010 - InfoPath limits and alternatives

Problem) We have several complex InfoPath forms in production. Got a new requirement for one of them: Client needs to be able to upload large files to SP libraries using this IP form (as file ...
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Custom Sharepoint form edits in Infopath [duplicate]

I created a custom form in Infopath 2010 and submitted it to Sharepoint. I can create a form within the browser just fine, but when i go to edit the submittion, it opens in infopath and not in the ...
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multiple selection list box - choices

I published an InfoPath form on my SharePoint which contains a multiple selection list box. The Problem is that when i try to edit an item in line every value except for the ...
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Make an InfoPath field required/unrequired by view

I have a SharePoint 2010 list with multiple views associated with it. I am using an InfoPath 2010 form for each view and I'm wanting to make certain fields required on one view while not being ...
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How to edit an existing item in InfoPath Web Part with SharePoint 2013

I have a page with nothing on it but a Infopath Form WebPart which I want to use to be able to edit an existing item in a SharePoint list. I have the ID of the item being passed in on the query string ...
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Start workflow when file is checked in

I have a form created in InfoPath, that I would like to automatically start the workflow when the file is checked in. I have Sharepoint Designer, but I don't see the field for 'Checked in'. There is ...
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How to add items in DropDownlist based on condition in InfoPath?

I have One form, in which there is 1 Dropdown list that contains List of Months From January to December of current year 2013. Now if I select any particular Month then, all the Dates(Only for ...
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How to set readonly field based on two sets of options in InfoPath

I'm building an InfoPath form. On the form I have two sets of 2 radio-buttons and I need to set a readonly field based on the state of both sets. What is the best/least effort option todo this? Do I ...
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Validation Rules for Choice/Lookup Fields

I have a master list with multiple views associated to it. Each view will have its own InfoPath 2010 form. I need to have fields required based on the InfoPath form, as opposed to setting them as ...
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Workflow retrieve information from Infopath-created form

I have an Infopath form with a submitter and a manager field. When the form is saved, I would like the workflow to start immediately, but how can I set it so that the workflow retrieves the ...
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Autofill manager's People picker in Infopath-created form

I am designing a form that basically has two people picker fields. One is the currently logged in user, and the other is the manager. What I would like, is that whenever the form is opened, the ...
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How to override Contact Selector?

I create my custom people editor in SP2010, it replace standart PE in SP and all works fine, but in Infopath 2010 forms it doesn't work. I read that there is another control, named Contact Selector. ...
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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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GetList with a Library

I'm relatively new to SharePoint 2010 development and I recently rediscovered the DataContext class. Of particular interest right now is the GetList method. I've seen examples and sample code around ...
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Custom List Form with SharePoint Designer 2010 after default form was customized with InfoPath

I have a custom list in SharePoint 2010. I've customized the default form with InfoPath 2010 for two reasons: Better display for the business. Hide some fields that the users shouldn't be able to ...
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Error while form opening if it is created from SharePoint Designer

I got stuck! :P My goal: New form in source library ====> New form in target library [both web-browser enabled, following Infopath templates] Using "create list item" action within a workflow ...
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Dynamic permissions setting for forms

I am currently using Sharepoint 2010 with forms designed by InfoPath. I have workflows setup such as when a form is created and checked in, the user has to select the workflow and submit it for ...
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Force SharePoint InfoPath content type to open through browser, not pop out InfoPath

When I: create a form in InfoPath designer publish it as a new content type to my FormTemplates folder Go into my Forms Library and add from existing content types this content type It allows me to ...
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Query large (over 5000 records) Sharepoint list from Infopath error

I have an Info Path form which contains a drop down list attached to a Data connection. The data is coming from a SharePoint list with well over 20,000 records. To combat the size of this list we ...
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User Profile Data Not AutoPopulated into SP Custom List created through InfoPath Designer 2010

I have created a custom list in sharepoint site and customzied the fields using the infopath designer 2010.I want the userprofile data to be loaded into SPList while click the new item after ...
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How to create workflow & submit data using infopath form?

I have designed the Form in InfoPath. I want to submit the form's data in my Sharepoint site. Sothat the supervisor(the higher level)person can check the details and he can Approve/Reject the ...
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Setting a default InfoPath form for each view within a single master list

I'm not very advanced with code, so please keep that in mind. I have a central master list that contains information from a number of organizations within my company. We've then set a view for each ...
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Add js to an InfoPath form

Is there a way to add either Javascript or additional css rules to InfoPath forms that are generated by the forms server in SharePoint 2010 or 2013?
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Deployed Infopath form not displayed in browser

I'm using SP 2010.when i try to create a new docment from my infopath form i get the error "This form template is not enabled for viewing in the browser." I have : created an infopath with ...
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Problem with CheckBox in infopath 2010

Hi my name is Marcelo ... I have a problem with extracting data from a list checkbox , i selected 2 options (or more than two of several existing) and these disappear after ... then I need to display ...
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Infopath Form / workflow form not rendering with custom system masterpage

G'Day I've created a custom master page and I'm applying it as the system master page. Everything works fine except workflows. The following screen shot is showing what happens when I start the OOTB ...
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InfoPath Decimal Field Not Maintaining Decimal Preceding in SharePoint Library

Here is what I have done. I have created one new blank InfoPath Form and added (for example) 3 fields, say A1, B1, C1. A1 = Decimal Field = Decimal Preceding : Auto B1 = Decimal Field = Decimal ...
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Validate Infopath form by another sharepoint list

I have 1 Requirement list and 1 Tasks list with infopath 2010 forms. Tasks list having Lookup column as of Requirement Title field. Both lists having Status field. When user save Requirement (infopath ...
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Info path forms [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Info Path 2010 read and update accdb with Sharepoint Online Can an info path form in a Sharepoint library update an access database in the same library? Infopath 2010, ...
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Failed to Initialize the encryption algorithm

I am using forms based authentication using Sql Memebership Provider and i have configure Sql Membership provider to use Encrypted password format instead of Hashed.I have also copied same machine key ...