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 Form Not enabled on all site collections

hi i have two site collections site a site b site a was created after the initial configuration of info path service info path designer works great with site b but when i use it with site a. it ...
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Custom Validation on Infopath Fields? C#

How can I apply custom validation to Infopath 2010 fields which stretches beyond the basic Rules and Templates? I am looking to validate a custom field which needs to be validated much like a Credit ...
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MS InfoPath throws connection error when trying to lookup a list in “Preview” mode

For some time I've been highly annoyed with the data connection errors I receive when trying to preview my InfoPath forms. I had to publish the form before I could see my lookup list working ...
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How do I get an InfoPath 2010 form deployed with a WSP to work in a sub-site collection?

What I currently have is a SharePoint 2010 project that I have successfully deploying an InfoPath Browser Form (Full Trust) content type and associating it with library instances. This is working ...
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Can you create a multiple select list without checkboxes in InfoPath 2010?

Is there a way to create the list box style control found at the top of the form on this page?: http://www.sjbhealth.org/body_south.cfm?id=1290 It seems like the multi-selection list box control ...
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a separate site for a Sharepoint data connection library - why?

Step 1 of procedure "To create a SharePoint Data Connection Library" in msdn article How to: Create and Use a Data Connection Library tells: "1. Browse to an SharePoint Server 2010 site on which you ...
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How to assign programatically an InfoPath XSN to a Content Type

I had some content types and some XSN infopath files... I can link it by web interface and this works well but I must do this connection during feature activated event... So... Is there any code to ...
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The form cannot be submitted beacuse of an error

I am using SP2010 with infopath 2010. i've designed a custom approval which contains one approval process. this workflow prompts users to fill in reviewer, CC and comments on the workflow ...
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How is Infopath 2010 “Sharepoint List Form” different from “Web Browser Form” and other form types?

If to create a new Sharepoint list, browse to it and click on ribbon a violet button with Infopath logo "Customize Form", one can edit fRom Infopath Designer a fOrm used for updating/editing and ...
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Reporting against a form library

I have two InfoPath forms published to form libraries. one is a Time off request and the other is an expense report with repeating tables. I am looking for a way to grab the data from the finished ...
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Can an InfoPath Form call a PowerShell script that makes use of the submitted form values?

I would like to build an InfoPath form that users can use to request a new Active Directory account (e.g. for a new employee). Once the form is submitted, I would like it to then run a PowerShell ...
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Users with Add Item permissions cannot submit InfoPath form?

I have a form library on my site (SharePoint 2010 and InfoPath 2010) and we want any user in our network to be able to submit items, but only a select group of users to be able to edit items once ...
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Filter a secondary datasource in infopath

I'm having some issues with InfoPath. This is the case: On SharePoint we have 2 lists: ListA ListB ListB contains a lookup field to ListA. I customized the displayform of ListA with Infopath and ...
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how to create an infopath repeating section

I would like to know how will i be able to create a infopath form with the ability to have repeating sections and then submit that information into a sharepoint list. Hep would greatly be ...
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Error when deploying InfoPath web-enabled form (custom code in the form cannot be run)

I am getting the following error when trying to create a new InfoPath form from a forms library: The custom code in the form cannot be run. This functionality may be deactivated on the server. ...
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How to prevent members of a certain group from filling out, submitting or even viewing a form?

Lets say I have a few users in a group called "Restricted" and I don't want them to be able to view or submit forms. Should I add some code in the Form_Loading event that checks what groups the ...
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What can be preventing OnTaskChanged from triggering with custom InfoPath task forms in the workflow?

Why could this be happening: VS Workflow with custom InfoPath Task Forms does not trigger OnTaskChanged when form is submitted with data (so clearly changed). Funny thing is that the same workflow ...
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How to Display Created By Field in InfoPath

I am using InfoPath to create a custom form on the SP2010 list. When the "created by" field is dropped on the design surface it uses a picker control. How do you go about using a Textbox control to ...
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Custom Task Forms created in InfoPath for Visual Studio Workflow

This article discusses creating Visual Studio workflow with custom task forms, created in InfoPath: http://www.codeproject.com/Articles/195348/SharePoint-2010-State-Machine-Workflows-with-Custo I've ...
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Repeating an infopath section if a condition is not met

I'm trying to design an Info Path form for a leave approval workflow. Only a Head of Department can approve. The requirement is that if the applicants supervisor(manager) is not the Head of ...
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List Settings > Form Setings > Infopath designer wont open

List Settings > Form Setings > "Modify the existing InfoPath form" is check. I click on "OK" but Infopath designer wont open. What do I need to do so that the xsn opens in InfoPath 2010? ps: I am ...
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How do I add a SharePoint web service to a sub site?

I am currently trying to add a Web Service which will allow me to find if the person who is editing a form is part of the Owners group. It seemed like I found a solution with the GetCommonMemberships ...
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Send e-mail from InfoPath: MailMessage vs. MailItem

I want to send e-mail from an InfoPath (2007/2010) form (InfoPath client, NOT web hosted). I found two ways that look promising: using System.Web.Mail.MailMessage class ...
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Updated InfoPath Forms Failing to open

I had a request from a user to modify an InfoPath Form template, which I did, and it worked perfectly in my development environment. When I went to update the existing form in my test environment, the ...
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Sharepoint Infopath Forms 2007-Views Filtering

I have an InfoPath form in SharePoint 2007, which takes date as input for one of the controls. I want to display the InfoPath form items in different views. In one view I need to display the records ...
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infopath 2007 field count

Is there a menu option in InfoPath 2007 that would give me the total number of fields? The reason that I am doing this is because I have a form that I developed that cannot be uploaded to a ...
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InfoPath form loading web service on load

I'm using SharePoint 2010 and Form Services. I have an InfoPath (IP) form which calls a web service. This web service is relative to the current server, actually it's a feature I created. I set the ...
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Sharepoint Document Library with Item Content-Type?

Here is my problem: I wanted to use InfoPath forms, but due to complexity I have to switch to aspx forms. With Infopath Forms I could use a Forms Library, where the user is presented with ...
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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 - 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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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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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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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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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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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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Attaching workflow to a custom form web part

I don't have access to InfoPath. I am making a custom web part with a basic form having 4 fields and a submit button. I want to start a workflow when user presses submit button? Can I do this in my ...
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How to change design of default forms of library or list?

Hi i want to change default layout of library or list New,Edit,Disp Forms. i need customize design these forms. Thanks in advance
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How to show/hide columns using info path, based if the login user is inside a SharePoint security group or not

I have the following form inside my SharePoint 2013 Issue tracking tool, which I edited using info path:- But I want to hide the last three columns , unless the login user is inside a SharePoint ...
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InfoPath form web part breaks SharePoint branding

I found that adding an InfoPath form web part to a page broke a lot of the custom branding we have added to our site. Inspecting the html, I noticed that a second reference to core.css had been added ...
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Infopaht form: once repeating table is created, how can i add display rows to be default?

I created the repeating table with two rows display initially, but i would like to have 5 rows instead. How can I fix it?
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Limit user to fill a Infopath list

I have create a list in Infopath and published it in SharePoint. I want to limit users to fill in this list just once. How can I do this? I have Nintex if it's necessary to write a workflow.
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How to switch view programmatically with Infopath 2010 on a button click

I want to switch view in an Infopath form after a button click. I tried that but didn't work : public void BTN_Clicked(object sender, ClickedEventArgs e) { ...
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How to use imported list template

I have got a list template (.stp) which I have imported in my site by going to "Web Designer Galleries --> List templates" in Site Settings. After that I went to Site Contents to create a new list ...
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set permission on infopath views base on sharepoint groups

I've customized my newitem.aspx of my list with infoPath in share point 2010 with 4 views and now I want to set permission on each view base on share point groups how can I do it?
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Workflow issues with submitting SharePoint Email

I am a novice sharepoint user and I have worked on a team that has created a sharepoint list that we are using to process requests. We have a built-in workflow that is designed to send users an email ...
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Infopath cannot generate a form template for the sharepoint list - warning message received across the site

I am receiving the below error when trying to customise form in list. I could edit the list in infopath before but now I am receiving this error. I created a new list in the same site to check if its ...
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I can't use custom code in infopath but I got the tools

I have sharepoint server, vs2013 and when I try to enter code in an infopath form with the "on load event" button of the form in the section developer it gives me a "missing programmability ...
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keeping infopath after an update

I have heard that they are no longer going to use InfoPath in sharepoint. I have numerous InfoPath forms I was just wondering how that would affect them with upgrading. My thinking is I won't be able ...
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Error while creating data connection using XML Document in InfoPath

Referring to this post http://blogs.msdn.com/b/infopath/archive/2007/01/15/populating-form-data-from-sharepoint-list-views.aspx I am trying to create an XML Document data connection using a URL but ...
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Hide InfoPath 2010 section on display of a filled out form if no fields in that section were filled

When a person clicks on a list item, I'd like to hide a section of the form if no fields were filled out. So, for instance, if we had a travel request form and the person didn't fill out anything for ...