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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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Info Path 2010 read and update accdb with Sharepoint Online

I am new to Sharepoint and to Info Path, so I hope can correctly articulate my goal, here. I would like to use Info Path to distribute forms which read,update and delete records in an Access 2010 db ...
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update external list data using infopath codebehind

I know that I can update my ECT record (using InfoPath forms I created for the external lists), by passing the BdcIdentity (ID) to the form and it will find that record and enable me to edit. How do ...
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How can I use CustomList in InfoPath Rule? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to use CustomList data in InfoPath Expression? This is my rule. (substring-before(., ";") - substring-before(BegDateWN, ";") + substring-before(BegDateWN, ";") mod ...
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How to use CustomList data in InfoPath Expression?

How can I read/use the CustomList data in InfoPath Expression/Rule ? I want to take necessary action after reading the data of CustomList using Rule/Expression for my calculation. I don't want to ...
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SharePoint Approval Workflow customizing email notifications

I am working in Sharepoint Designer on an approval workflow. I am customizing the emails that are sent to the initiator and the approver. How do I rebuild that link, so the approver can click the ...
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Change name of infopath form

We have a bunch of archived reports in a document library which are linked to an Info path template. That template has become corrupted but luckily we have a working copy of this in a backup folder. ...
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InfoPath Forms Services - ComboBox Type-Ahead Not Working

We have a simple list with a Lookup to another list on a single-line-of-text field. I customise the form with InfoPath and change the drop-down-list to Combo Box. I set the List ID as the Value and ...
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How to collect data from many users

In our company from time to time there are polls (like 'Name, Employee number, Will you attend the christmas party? Dinner preference?' ... ) which are typically handled via Excel sheets shared in a ...
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Is it possible to tie an email submit button to a specific row in a repeating table?

I want to be able to use the repeating table funtion to keep a history or correspondence on a specific item. I start with an InfoPath form created for SharePoint. Now I want to be able to use email ...
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Can I use Infopath code behind in SharePoint online?

I'm evaluating using SharePoint online for a new project, but I can't find a definite answer to whether I'm able to use InfoPath 2013 code behind (e.g. custom code in an InfoPath form) in SharePoint ...
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Change SharePoint List an Infopath form posts [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Infopath change Publish Location I'm using Infopath and Sharepoint 2010. I created a form that posts to a specific SharePoint list. I saved the Infopath from to my ...
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Infopath Form with Password validation

we have a request from a client to add some type of password validation to one of their info path forms. This means that before the user could submit the form they would somehow be prompted for their ...
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How to open site in InfoPath by Code ?

How to open sharepoint site in InfoPath by coding ? I have written this code, SPSite site = new SPSite("http:/MyServer/sites/MySite/"); SPWeb web = site.OpenWeb(); but it throws this error. "The ...
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XML document in infopath Form

I have created a custom list. There are different types of columns like single line of text, number, DateTime. I want to submit data in this list using web service from Infopath form. So I have ...
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Infopath Form use in SharePoint Module Need License?

I Created Custom State Machine Workflow in that workflow having Infopath Custom Form Module so we are going to deploy in production server. This Application access number end users in that time we ...
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Modal Popup from the InfoPath 2010 Browser Enabled Form

I need to open a popup window to display help messages (Large text) related to fields in the infopath form. I have developed a application page to display the popup messages on click event of a ...
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How to find workingdays between start & end dates by considering custom HolidayList? [duplicate]

I want to count number of business days between Begin & End dates, but for this I have to consider the holidays declared in HolidayList(CustomList) created in SharePoint Site. How can I write ...
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How to make infopath controls mandatory based on another controls value in the infopath form using rules? [closed]

I have a drop down list in the infopath form and based on the selection(Only if aprticular value is selected ) in dropdown listbox need to make some of the controls as mandatory in the infopath form. ...
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InfoPath, and Calling a instation of Template InfoPath from Event Receiver

I want to call a form of InfoPath from Event Receiver. How Could I set a field infopath a Values, from Event Receivers to sets a Values on infopath fields which could I Validate and show or hide a ...
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How to find number of WorkDays between 2 dates using InfoPath-2010?

How can I find the number of WorkingDays by selecting StartDate & EndDate in InfoPath-2010 ? (Excluding Saturday & Sunday. Means only WeekDays). Please specify the Rule or the mehtod.
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Connecting infopath with the data from the list

When I creating a infopath conected with list in creator from Microsoft InfoPath Designer the bookmark which called developer is hinding, and I can't editing or writing any of code. How could I ...
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Disassociate InfoPath form from SP List for Edit Form Only

I have an InfoPath form that shows whenever I create a new item or edit a list item. Is it possible to use SharePoint's default form for Editing list items, but still keep a customized InfoPath form ...
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How Could I edit InfoPath in Visual Studio

If I add infoPath from Infopath Designer its blocked me all the Modal Dialog fired from Event Receiver. I want to edit InfoPath form to don't block My Sharepoint Modal Dialog. Now no one dialog boxed ...
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Sharepoint modal popup don't shown when the Infopath form are on the site

I tried to add Infopath form on my project, but when I add the Infopath form some of PopUp which are corelated with Infopath and shows errors od data didn't shown What should I do to shown A Modal ...
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Create a SharePoint list form with MULTIPLE repeating tables to submit to a SharePoint List

I've been trying to create a SharePoint List form that has MULTIPLE REPEAT TABLES. When I try the solution at: submit multiple entries to one list with one infopath form I am not able to add an ...
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Auto-Set a Sharepoint list field upon submittal of a form

I created an Infopath form and would like to have a particular field to be set to some default value every time this form is submitted (the field is not shown on the form, user should not have to ...
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InfoPath Repeating Section not displaying dropdown choices in SharePoint

I have a repeating section in my InfoPath form that displays a dropdown's choices just fine in the Preview, but after publishing to SharePoint and creating a new list item, only shows the first ...
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How to assign a value to Form field from association form?

In Sharepoint 2010 Workflow, there is a Association form with two fields. When associating the workflow with list, user is populating the association fields. Now, I would like to assign the ...
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Infopath form submitted to a List: How to make a repeating section for only certain columns

I am editing one of my list forms in Infopath and am trying to make one field a repeating section so a user can add multiple items within this form. I have got the repeating section to work, but what ...
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How to build a InfoPath form on the site

I listened that it could be done that InfoPath Form is on the Site with WebPart. How Could be it Done? It should be a InfoPath form when I could on a site put date start of range, and date end of a ...
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Display information from a list vertically

We are using Sharepoint 2010. There is an old hospital census that I need to give our users on our Sharepoint site before I can kill the old web server. On the web server, it is using an ODBC ...
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Get the current view name infopath 2010

Is there a way to get access to the current view name in InfoPath? For example I want to use it in a condition on a rule: If current view = X then set the value of a field on load. This is part of ...
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How to promote person DisplayName in InfoPath and get the correct value in SharePoint?

How do I do property promotion on a Person field in InfoPath to get the correct value displayed in SharePoint table? When I did property promotion on DisplayName field under person, it returned me ...
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How can I add fields from an InfoPath form to a list? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I display a field from a form in my form library view? I have a document library that uses an InfoPath form as the standard template. How can I have data from the ...
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Users cannot open workflow task (custom form) - Unexpected exception

I have created a custom approval task form for an approval workflow. It works fine for me as a site collection administrator, but for normal users (the users getting the task) there is an error ...
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Sharepoint 2007 having a problem with all InfoPath forms

I am using a Sharepoint 2007 and recently having a problem with all InfoPath forms through Sharepoint. I tried restarting the Sharepoint server and it didn't work. I have tried re-publishing the forms ...
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how to submit and query values from web service infopath2010

I have a web service that takes a string parameter. In my infopath form I have a dropdown list that gets values from the webservice. I have another dropdown list below it that I'm wanting to ...
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InfoPath, Rest Service and https

I am having trouble adding a InfoPath data connection to the SharePoint web services in an extranet environment. It worked fine in the internal (non-https) test environment. "InfoPath could not open ...
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Application DLL replaced sometimes in 14 Hives feature folder

I deploy Infopath forms using powershell script. After deployment, dlls of my deployed application appears in 14 hives/feature/guidfeaturefolder After some modifications when i deploy again the same ...
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Need to query sharepoint list in InfoPath 2010, displaying unique work locations from a list and their job category counts

I have a list in SharePoint i'm trying to generate a report out of in InfoPath 2010. I need the Work Location and the Job Cateogory fields. Work Location could have multiple occurrences as these are ...
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Validate Infopath Person Picker Against SharePoint List

I have: A Person Picker in an InfoPath form Set to current user by default using SharePoint userprofileservice A SharePoint List with a person column this list is available in my InfoPath form as ...
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Using InfoPath to report on SharePOint library data

In our organization, the reporting function on the SharePoint 2010 server farm is NOT turned on. We have InfoPath forms that gather lots of info from a user and it goes to a form library and we ...
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Infopath 2010 Form Deployment - feature folder of 14 hives

I deploy Infopath forms using powershell script. After deployment, dlls of my deployed application appears in 14 hives/feature/guidfeaturefolder After some modifications when i deploy again the same ...
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List view like a document

I have a huge form in sharepoint 2007 i made in infopath that was originally a paper form the client would still like to view it like the paper form. Is their anyway to make a view that looks more ...
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Infopath 2010 browser enabled form columns export into excel spreadsheet?

I have a infopath 2010 browser enabled form which i have submitted to Document Library.I have to export number of columns of form into excel sheet. Now, i am able to use Export To Excel option ...
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Infopath list form Error

I used a SharePoint list as a WebPart in a new page and enabled 'Add an Item' to that WebPart so that users can add items to that list directly through the WebPart present on the new page. Now when ...
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InfoPath 2010 - Query secondary datasource for non-null values

I'm working with an InfoPath 2010 form. I have multiple data connections to provide options in various dropdowns. In the last dropdown of a sequence of cascading dropdowns, I want to set the ...
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Use the same InfoPath form for inserts and updates

I am using an InfoPath form to add records to a database table. I do this by creating an External Content Type in Sharepoint Designer. Then from the content type I create an External Sharepoint List. ...
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Boolean field disabled after migration an Infopath form from 2007 to 2010

We have a complex form build on top of a set of xsd files. The form is used as the association and initiation form of a custom visual studio workflow. Everything was working as expected on the 2007 ...
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Which webservice to use to recieve a .jpg image on a Sharepoint list

I have a sharepoint picture library with a .jpg in the Name column and the full name in the title column. This is part of an electronic scanned signature. My hope is to query the libaray and copy the ...