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 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 contract(...
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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 http://...
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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, ...
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InfoPath - Save different views to different libraries

I have a form with two views: Ticket, with some textboxes and Ticket Document, with some textboxes and a file upload. Each view must be saved to a different document library (with the same names) and ...
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Start Workflow by column without Designer

I got the following issue. First of all, im not allowed to use SharePoint Designer. i'm working with SharePoint 2010 and InfoPath 2010. A column named "Airbase" gets his data from a dropdown list ...
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Stop users creating an infopath form if it already exists

I have a form library with the following content types I have set each form to be saved with the following format Company Name - Network Information We only need one network information form per ...
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InfoPath Form losing content type - what is the cause?

I have a form library in a SharePoint site collection with approximately 4000 browser enabled InfoPath forms residing in it at any given time. This form library also has approximately 160 content ...
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How create download Link for InfoPath Attachments in list view?

I am using SharePoint 2013, I have created a form with InfoPath my form has attachments. it is working fine the only problem is that How can I have a download link for attachments in list view?
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Create subsite using an infopath form

Is it possible to create an infopath form which would allow me to create automatically a subsite when I click submit form? Can I configure workflow in that certain way or this is not possible?
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Infopath 2010 Submit Button issue

I have a serious problem with the Infopath 2010 List form i deployed recently. Every time I edit a previously filled form, it creates a new Infopath 2010 form . How can I restrict the creation of ...
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Infopath form is displyed as xml in a form library

I am trying to transfer some forms I have developed in the past in SP2010 environment to SP2013. The problem is that when I create a form library in SP2013 the submitted form gets saved as XML file ...
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Using InfoPath form for custom content type (derived from Task)

I have Task library in which consists of several custom content types (all of them derived from Tasks content type.) For each custom content type I need to create form in InfoPath. How to assign those ...
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Redirect user to library after saving InfoPath form

I've made a form using InfoPath Designer 2013 and published it to a SharePoint Online 2013 form library. Everything works as expected, the data get saved to the library when the user clicks the save ...
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Cascading Lookup columns

I have a project where I need to create a form. In that form I have several columns. The columns that I have questions about are assignment category Assignment type I have questions because the ...
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Creating a group for a repeating table in Infopath 2013

So, I am trying to recreate something that another developer built and running into some difficulties. I would like to create a repeating table in InfoPath to display my historical comments, like this:...
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Form confirmation breaking my workflow

I have a form designed in Infopath 2010 (with Sharepoint on Office 365). When submitted, it puts the info into a list and kicks off a workflow that sends emails to the GMs. We decided to add a second ...
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column formula help

I've asked a question a couple days ago, wich gave me the answer =IF( OR(INT(A)+INT(B)+INT(C) = 3, INT(A)+INT(B)+INT(C) = 0), "Accepted", "Not Accepted" ) But that only works if they have to fill ...
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InfoPath 2010 - People picker not working/opening in filler

For some reason, people picker is not working in the InfoPath 2010 filler or Preview. When I publish the form as a "web enabled form", the People Picker will open up in the browser and it works fine,...
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Outlook 2010 Error “This task could not be updated at this time.” Item still processes properly

I have an approval workflow, which sends and email to the person it is assigned to. The user opens the email through Outlook 2010 and processes their task (approve, reject or reassign task). After ...
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Move InfoPath List form template from one environment to another

I have created a custom List forms through InfoPath Designer as per the following article from microsoft in my dev environment. I would like to move this custom list form into further environment ...
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Mark infopath field read-only after it been submitted

I have some infopath forms that have a drop down list control that is connected to a SharePoint list that pulls in all of our client names, the drop down list is called 'Client' When the form is ...
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Infopath view based on the user who opens the form

I have created an expense form for users to complete their expenses Once the form has been submitted to the form library I would like to set the form so if a different user tries to open a form they ...
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How to navigate through SharePoint list items in Infopath form

I have a SharePoint 2013 list with an Infopath form associated with it. Once we opened up an item from the list, I need to have a way to navigate through next and previous items using next and ...
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How to make Infopath form responsive?

I would like to know in detail how can we make the form responsive. Which can be seen easily in any device.
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help Column formula in sharepoint list

So i asked this question a couple hours ago: I have made a list with InfoPath in SharePoint. All the questions are either "accepted" or "notaccepted" (radiobuttons) and I want to make a new column (...
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Column formula in sharepoint list

I have made a list with InfoPath in SharePoint. All the questions are either "accepted" or "notaccepted" (radiobuttons) and I want to make a new column (in SharePoint). If someone choose "accepted", ...
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How to make File Upload Control a conditionally required field?

I have four optional buttons. The file or amortization is required to be uploaded only if either Loan (One of the four option buttons) is selected or Bond is selected. Another words user must upload ...
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Infopath Forms - Change the DataConnections

I published an InfoPath form to SharePoint that uses a lot of DataConnections. For example, a comboBox Field receives a list's content. Recently we changed the access from HTTP to HTTPS and now I ...
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Forms that end-users can create easily

So, after a lot of research looking into InfoPath, SharePoint Designer, and the like.. I have a simple question. I want my end users to be able to migrate away from Google Forms (we have the free ...
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Can the hover/active borders of form fields be customized and/or disabled?

I'm really not crazy about field borders in forms. In InfoPath, you can get rid of the borders, but then the row heights jump in the browser once the form is published to SharePoint. So--reluctantly-...