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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Query data for specific fields in your main data connection (infopath)

I have a sharepoint list with about 85 columns in my main data connection on my infopath form. Is it possible to only query 9 fields out of the 85 (in a repeating table) so when my form loads it's not ...
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Is there a way to style infopath forms in SharePoint 2010?

I want to know if it is possible to apply styling from a custom css stylesheet to infopath forms in SharePoint 2010.
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SharePoint 2010 WFEs (2) in same farm require different compatability modes

I have a SP 2010 Farm with 2 WFEs. The WFEs are load balanced and users, when they get switched (round robin, usage based polling on load balancer) they have to go in and deselect the compatibility ...
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How do I send dates from a sharepoint list item to a sharepoint calendar?

I've created a Change Management System in our SharePoint Online environment that involves InfoPath forms, SharePoint Designer workflows, and three separate SharePoint lists. My question is when a ...
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Javascript to submit Web Part without click

From a previous question, I am able to populate a textbox with a value I can use to reference another list. However, in order for this functionality to be as user friendly as possible, I would like ...
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InfoPath doesn't publish templates for an External List

I created an external list on my site by using Business Connectivity Services. It works properly. I'd like to use InfoPath forms instead of SharePoint default. I modified InfoPath form. When I ...
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Is there a way to conditionally display fields on a form without using infopath Sharepoint 2010?

Looking to see if there is an OOTB method in Sharepoint 2010 to conditionally display fields in a form. I know this can be done using infopath, but is there some alternative that can achieve the same ...
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Get license for InfoPath form services

We get this message: Sorry, you don't have a license to use InfoPath Forms Services. Please contact your help desk How can I get license to use InfoPath for services?
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Problem with whitespace within InfoPath Web Part

I have an InfoPath form that I've created and inserted on a SharePoint page via an InfoPath Web Part. When I insert the form it does not fit flush edge to edge within the web part, there is white ...
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DIffferent default value to a field in Infopath form

I have an InfoPath form with three views one each for new, edit and display form. Now, I have a field ActionID in all the three views, is it possible to have different default value for that column in ...
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Two lists, one InfoPath form

Can I divide a InfoPath form into parts ,one part of the form I need to display the details of a particular item from the first list and the second half of the form I need to have new form of the ...
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Microsoft infopath 2010 or greater is required to use this feature

I customized the custom list form using InfoPath Designer in SharePoint Online. I have InfoPath Designer 2013 installed on my machine. Suddenly today when I try to click the button 'Customize using ...
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Is it possible to set a rule on a People Picker control in InfoPath

I have an InfoPath form below: Below is what I'm trying to accomplish: If Status = Assign New Designee then Assign Alternate Designee (People Picker Control) cannot be blank and requires to be ...
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Viewing Form Library Fields in Access

I'd like to use MS Access to do some reporting on my SharePoint Form Library that was created from Infopath. When I set up a connection to the form library (from Access) I cannot seem to get Access ...
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Prepopulating a field in Infopath form

I have a new form designed using InfoPath, In that I have a General ID look up field from other list. Now, I want to prepopulate this field with the value I have retrieved using jquery from other ...
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Infopath form content type column

I have a library with InfoPath as the content type. I have many fields in my InfoPath form but all of these fields don't appear in my library view as columns. Someone know how it work? Thanks by ...
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What is the right approach for this requirements?

Need to build the form in SharePoint 2010, where Logged in user should able to select the domain user to send email from drop down (certainly need to access the domain users in drop down list). ...
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InfoPath 2010 Validation not Working As Expected

I have an issue with Validation in InfoPath 2010. I'm using IP 2010 with 2013 SP List. Below is step by step of the issue I'm encountering: Below is part of a form in IP. The controls are a Radio ...
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Pulling xml data from info-path from and loading it into a mobile application

Recently there has been talk about improving the purchasing process at the company I work for. As it stands, one of the biggest limitations for the purchasing process is that the managers can not ...
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Multi line box Infopath not Word Wrapping in Chrome.

I have a multiline field in an Infopath form that when opened in Chrome, does not wrap the text. It continues on as a long single line with a scroll bar. I checked the same form in Internet Explorer ...
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TImes in old forms off by one hour since DST!

I'm having an issue since Daylight Savings Time on the weekend. I have a form library with a time field in the form. Old forms now have the time fields incorrect, they are off by one hour. If you ...
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Sharepoint Infopath Form

Can we submit data to different lists from same InfoPath form? I am trying to create an InfoPath form which contains fields from two different lists. Can we submit data to two different lists?
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Customize form of a list

I want to customize a form with infopath in Sharepoint 2010. I know where should be the button : But in my browser and with my sharepoint's version I don't have the infopath button : Can you tell ...
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Repeating Table Submit to Start one Workflow

I have a SharePoint list with an InfoPath repeating form that submits multiple items at a time I have a workflow I need to run when the items are added, the workflow calls http and emails users based ...
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Infopath: multiselect and Sharepoint multiselect

I have built a form in sharepoint in which the users are using to filling information, let's call this formA. Within FormA, I have the following fields: Form Name (single line text) List items ...
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Infopath required attachment?

In InfoPath, how can you force a form to require an attachment every time it is saved? I have tried multiple solutions suggested on the web, including some from your site. These all involved an extra ...
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New Document Set-Amend New Page/Edit form with InfoPath

I have a document library which contains a custom created content type based on a Document Set. It has a variety of custom made columns within that content type. Is it possible to customize the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Custom Infopath List Form Combo box doesn't populate

I'm having difficulties with a combo box on a an InfoPath List Form and would be grateful for any suggestions. The scenario is a SharePoint 2013 Personnel form to record changes in staff details. ...
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How customize document upload form for metadata along with document to upload in library?

My requirement is that- I have to upload document and some custom column(metadata properties) while uploading document in library. I have to customize document upload form so that can add document ...
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InfoPath form that allows adding and editing multiple items

I have a Records List that has a custom InfoPath form that adds an item to the list. However, there are many fields in a record, and I have a requirement to allow users (instead of adding one record ...
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Completion of Infopath form by 2 employees before it enters in a 2 step approval workflow

So here is the case, I am new to SharePoint and I am trying to create a 2 step approval workflow so two managers can approve or reject a request. The problem I am facing is that before the (InfoPath) ...
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Start the cursor in the 2nd field in InfoPath2010?

I have a form in InfoPath Designer 2010 that I am trying to "skip" the first field. The first "question" is actually a date picker that automatically fills today's date and cannot be changed. I want ...
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Exporting InfoPath form to PDF when user's display is at 150%

I have a button added to my list view that opens SP2013 list data into a new InfoPath form using the InfoPath 2013 client. That form then has a button which programmatically exports the form into a ...
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Can I limit the number of list items if two fields reach certain count

I have a custom SharePoint list that has a form (edited using InfoPath 2010). The list is a "session slot" management system where we have scheduled sessions that are bookable through the form and ...
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Opening an Infopath Document in a browser

I have my InfoPath document set to open in the browser, but when I try to open it from SharePoint I get an error that says: Error: This form cannot be opened in a Web browser. To open this form, ...
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Pass Query String Parameter between Infopath Views

I have infopath 2013 file with 2 views. And the requirement is to filter the repeating table of 2nd view based on 1st-view. Can any one help me how can I pass the query string value from 1st view to ...
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Open Infopath forms in a new window from Forms Library

I have a forms library with a few Infopath forms in them. I want to make it so that clicking on the form will open it in a new window/tab. I have added a CEWP with Javascript to give the hyperlinks ...
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get Infopath form id after add into Formlibrary

I want try to get Infopath form id after add to form library by following code spFile = fileLibrary.Files.Add(fileName, fileContents, replaceExistingFiles); and I can't access spFile.Item.Id ...
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Custom Document Information Panel unable to load due to LikesCount element

In SharePoint 2013 I have attempted to custom the document information panel (DIP) using InfoPath 2010 for a content type in a document library and set it to always show. Once published, when the ...
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Infopath form ignores form column data

I'm trying to replicate what this video is explaining (Automatically create InfoPath forms in a SharePoint Form Library using a SharePoint Designer workflow). I managed to do the following without ...
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Why are new forms ASPX? - should be XSN

Recently SPD2010 has started creating workflow task forms as .aspx. Previously they were .xsn - which I need them to be - the forms must be editable in InfoPath. What might be causing this? Thanks
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In infopath 2013 and SharePoint Online, on submit form, switch view and retrieve document id not working

Quick question. I have a form I am currently submitting on clicking the submit button. Once the form is submitted, I switch view, and load the form/document id on the next view. On the next view I ...
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Infopath in web page, submit data to SharePoint

We have an internal SharePoint site (not exposed outside the intranet) and we want to make an Infopath form available outside the network. The Infopath form also needs to submit data to the SharePoint ...
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How to promote field to sharepoint form library from infopath list form

Greeting. Once again, this forum is great and thanks again to take the time into this. I have created an InfoPath list form with the "manage multiple list items with this form" activated. I need this ...
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How to insert part of hyperlink into infopath field

I need to insert a part of link into an InfoPath field to get it in the SharePoint column. E.g. http:\mySPsite\ifopath.aspx&IM1234 IM1234 should be in the field. Is it possible ? How to ...
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Get specific user email address using UserInformationList - InfoPath

I need to create a form, connected to a SharePoint Online library which allows the user to select other user from a list of all current SharePoint users. So that when the form is completed the form ...
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when infopath form is used in sharepoint 2013 list ,it hides browse tab of sharepoint

I am trying to edit SharePoint default form in MS InfoPath form, when infopath form is used in sharepoint 2013 list item ,it hides browse tab of sharepoint ribbonrow. please help me. In advance Thank ...
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Truncated (unreadable) error, Infopath

Getting the following error image, instead of full image that would / could provide more info, if I could read it. Has occurred in several different operations, attempts in information retrieval from ...
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Infopath - Automatic carriage return line at the end of a Text zone

I would like to do an automatic carriage return at my text zone limit in Infopath. Actually, my text continue to the right of my text box until i tape "Enter". Is it possible to do an automatic ...
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Export the Infopath Repeating table to Excel

I am having bunch of rows in the repeating table and I am fetching this based on some dropdown box conditions.Now my client is expecting to get the repeating table data into excel sheet.Can any one ...