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 forms - Filter external datasource items by user profile

As a continuation of another question of mine, I'm implementing cascading drop-downs using InfoPath based on this article . The thing works nice but I'm wondering if there is a way to also filter the ...
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InfoPath form template not displaying in custom Application Page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: SharePoint InfoPath formviewer part I have a requirement for opening an InfoPath item from an InfoPath library in a custom application page. Here is the code: ...
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Form Library templates in SP 2007

I want to create a form library template that's available for all site collections in my SP 2007 farm. How do I go about doing that? My understanding is that when I save a form library as a ...
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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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Slow data connection in one form

We have an issue in one form where when a data connection is pulled in there is an unbearable load time (at least 5 minutes!). This was singled out by stopping the connection on load and having the ...
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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 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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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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People picker values are blank in email sent from sharepoint infopath form

I have an infopath 2010 browser enabled form deployed to a sharepoint 2010 site. Upon submit i have configured it to send the active view of the form to myself as an email. When i look into the email ...
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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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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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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 delete a large number of Content Types from Content Type Gallery?

We have a lot of InfoPath forms deployed on our SharePoint 2013 farm as custom Content Types. Over the period of time there are now a lot of such unused custom content types in gallery. When i say a ...
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Programatically download InfoPath form data?

I need to connect to sharepoint and download InfoPath form data programatically so that I can schedule the download as an automated process. I have found information on how to get the form data as ...
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Sharepoint 2013 add button to Infopath 2013 form

Since I am new to working with Sharepoint 2013, I have the following questions to ask you about Infopath 2013 and possibly SharePoint Desinger 2013: Yesterday I created a custom list in my 'test ...
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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 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 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 ...