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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Error while form opening if it is created from SharePoint Designer

I got stuck! :P My goal: New form in source library ====> New form in target library [both web-browser enabled, following Infopath templates] Using "create list item" action within a workflow ...
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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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How can I display list item data on a workflow initiation form?

I have a master list (Projects) containing all the data about the projects my clients' employees (technical writers) are working on. When it's time for the writers to grab sign offs on the project ...
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InfoPath Form and Web Service (would violate cross-domain restrictions)

Hello let me explain what I’m doing I have an InfoPath form and this form access to one web service (Data Connection-Receive Data-SOAP Web Service) This form template is published to a SharePoint ...
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submit multiple entries to one list with one infopath form

Is there a way to create a single infopath form to submit multiple rows of data to one list (as opposed to making one single entry/filling out one form at a time)?
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Users can't access the Web services from an InfoPath form

I have an InfoPath 2010 form that is published to a form library in SPS 2010 foundation and set to load in the thick client. When a user tries to open the form it prompts them for their user ...
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Redirect a user after submitting an InfoPath form

I made a custom list in SharePoint and then created an InfoPath form based on that list. I created a new page in my SharePoint publishing site and added an InfoPath Form Web Part that looked at my ...
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Infinite loop error when using delimited repeating table from InfoPath

I am using a form template from infoPath 2007. The form has a repeating table. When the user enters data into a field I want a delimiter to append to the end of the line- so that I can easily export ...
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Username() in infopath form return empty string on sharepoint workflow form

I have an infopath form loaded as an initiation/association form for a sharepoint workflow. I added a text field wich I want to be prefilled with the current user username. I'm using username() to get ...
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Copying a globally reusable workflow in SP Designer loses form task fields and InfoPath rules

In SP Designer, I copied a globally reusable workflow in order to make it only reusable (not global) so I can save it as a template solution .wsp to move it to another farm. The problem is that the ...
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InfoPath Error: Still getting “Only Positive Integers Allowed”

Getting the following InfoPath error: Only Positive Integers Allowed Error: Followed following suggestion (well, my 2nd dropdown was already like below) and made sure it's like below. But still ...
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InfoPath Workflow; GroupID, Error Message: Group cannot be found

I have created an InfoPath form workflow in designer. It is a simple workflow which uses the "Collect data from user" task. It requires that the user supply a choice: "Approve" or "Reject", and select ...
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Is there a way to digitally sign browser-enabled infopath 2010 forms in Firefox/Chrome?

I would like to make it possible for university workers to sign their infopath forms digitally outside of IE. Is there a way to do this or should I just look at including an install of the InfoPath ...
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How to create InfoPath forms dynamically?

I have an InfoPath form published to a library... I need to create forms dynamically with siteuser as form name... I need to achieve it in Object Model... Can any of you help me on this...?
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External Item Picker problems in InfoPath 2010 with ECT

I have used SPD to create and ECT to a standard SQL Database, and then a view. In the view there is an ID field, and then another field of a string type that stores codes (consisting mainly of ...
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New Line Character in Rich Text Box with InfoPath 2010

I have a rich text box in an InfoPath 2010 form (will be used in the browser) that I want to have some default text similar to: Text A: Text B: Tried a few methods around use an XML resource file ...
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Canceling Workflow (Task Process) from Infopath

I have a workflow (in SP2010) Task Process that I need to be able to cancel. I had a parallel action in the "When the Task Process Is Running" that checked for Item deletion or a field change. Run ...
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Validation, when using code to submit an Infopath 2010 form

I have a fairly complex infopath 2010 browser form (Being used to process expense claims) that is using code to perform the submission rather than a rule. The initial submit uses code as it needs to ...
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Auto-generated custom format ID for InfoPath form text field

May I know how do I use a InfoPath form text field to auto generate a custom format ID? The custom format ID must be in this format: YYYY/XXXREQ where YYYY is the year that the item is created, ...
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Post SP1 Issue with Browser-Enabled InfoPath and Receive List Data Connections

I have an InfoPath form that has full-trust with a cert. It has 3 data connections for SharePoint lists that are used to populate combo boxes. Prior to SP1, these worked great. However, post SP1, ...
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Cannot edit Initiation Form of Designer Workflows with InfoPath

I've got a reusable SP Designer workflow in SharePoint 2010, and I'm trying to edit the Initiation Form for it. I can open the workflow within SP Designer, click the form, and it opens in InfoPath. I ...
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SPFile object not correct/updated/propagated in ItemAdded of my event receiver - after the first time

I have a form library with a custom form associated. A user clicks "New form", inputs data in the form, and the form is saved to the library. Meanwhile, my logic in the eventreceivers generate a Word ...
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Possible to have Infopath form deployed in a feature? SP2010/VS2010

I'm using new VS2010 Sharepoint Project. I can add a site column, content type, list definition without any problem. Is it possible to also have an InfoPath form included in a Feature? I want to be ...
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SharePoint 2010 - How to print InfoPath form for list item

I edited the form for a list item in InfoPath, and when I print, I just want to print the form itself. It seems when I use the browser's print function, it still pulls up some elements from the page ...
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Getting started with Workflows in SharePoint 2010

I'm a starting sharepoint developer asked to implement the following scenario in sharepoint 2010. We're a bit lost on the best approach to get started.. I'm really struggling to find the best practise ...
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Deploying all components of an InfoPath form plus managed code as a solution

Has anyone successfully packaged up an InfoPath form solution with the following features? Custom site columns for properties promoted from form Custom content types to be associated with form ...
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Query string filter on an InfoPath lookup field

I am trying to use a query string filter to filter data on an InfoPath form using this guide. The column that I'm trying to filter is a lookup field and it is not available in the list of Consumer ...
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Update Custom Forms with Powershell

I'm trying to update custom forms of SharePoint lists in a large amount of SharePoint 2010 subsites with powershell. I'm not quite sure what the correct approach is. The form itself can be found as ...
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In InfoPath limit people picker to a certain sharepoint group

Is there a way to limit the people picker control in InfoPath to a certain SharePoint group? I need to do this without writing any custom server code. Thanks
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Workflow logic for multiple-approval process

I have the need to create a workflow that will begin when a user submits an infopath form to a document library. Some fields will be extracted from this form to build the workflow. Steps: Notify the ...
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Passing data to new infopath form in form library from a sharepoint custom webpart

I have a share point custom web part which has 2 text box Name and ID and a button. I have a info path form called 'EmpInformation' in the form library.So if the user hits on the button, a new info ...
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Add js to an InfoPath form

Is there a way to add either Javascript or additional css rules to InfoPath forms that are generated by the forms server in SharePoint 2010 or 2013?
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Get the current user interacting with a site workflow

I have a SP 2010 state machine Site workflow with lots of custom InfoPath forms. In some cases I need the user that's interacting with the workflow (many users can interact with the Workflow, not ...
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Repeating option controls on infopath form

I get data from a sharepoint list as a data source. I then have a repeating table which has one of the fields as a option (radio) control. Unfortunately, when the data is repeated, it doesn't include ...
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Publishing an InfoPath form wiped out Personal Views in the Form Library

I published an InfoPath 2007 form into a Form Library on MOSS 2010 and I lost all the data in the form column fields. I was able to restore the data by doing a check-out/Check-in on the documents, ...
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The “Add new document” link on Forms Library list form is messing up

It links to upload document page insead of pulling the infopath. http://sitecoll/sites/0438A/_Layouts/listform.aspx?PageType=8&ListId={7BA9BF8D-52B5-432D-8068-B5290D2E7602} But if i edit the ...
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How Do I Get SharePoint to recognize that a field type was changed on an InfoPath form?

When I first designed and pulished my InfoPath form I mistakenly made two fields Text that should have been Whole Number. I want to be able to sum these values on a SharePoint view, so I changed the ...
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Disadvantages of implementing InfoPath in SharePoint

I need to know Limitations of implementing InfoPath forms in SharePoint before I deploy it. Can someone please help me out?
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InfoPath: Is it possible to allow user to submit a form, but not see library contents?

Currently using a SharePoint Form Library with InfoPath 2010, filling out the form in the SharePoint web interface. Pretty much an InfoPath newbie. Let's say I've made a form to let my employees ...
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InfoPath form calculations work in client but not in browser

I have an InfoPath 2010 form that needs to be deployed via SharePoint forms services in Internet Explorer. The form contains some calculations that should update whenever a field is changed. The ...
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SharePoint URL pointing to a InfoPath with variables in the URL

I have a question as follows: I need a SharePoint URL that contain something like this: http://sharepoint.com/subsite/feedback.aspx?name="Mary Rose" whereby the URL contain a variable called "Mary ...
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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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infopath form not updating fields

I have an infopath form that has three read-only fields referencing items in another list, but when someone opens the form the values never change, even if they have changed in the other list. It ...
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Infopath form error when using people picker

SP2013 Enterprise, InfoPath 2013 I've built a form using InfoPath 2013 for a SharePoint 2013 list that includes two people picker controls for entering domain users. The fields these controls are ...
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Infopath Formule Creation without code

I have created the form like below Star Date : DatePicker ADd days: Textbox DueDate: datePicker. So when the user selects a start date and Add days then the Due date should be displayed based on ...
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Infopath 2010 “Data Connection Wizard” can't find Sharepoint Library or list

i have an infopath form on a sharepoint list. it works fine. i've added data connections to the list before. i've not worked on the form in a while, and just now realized that i'm no longer allowed to ...
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InfoPath Forms Buttons disappear in Read Mode

When I click on the Linked Item it opens up an InfoPath form in read mode. But no ability to switch to different views (pages) in my form is allowed unless I go to edit mode. Why do the buttons ...
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Can I display a field from a form in my form library view?

Once a user has submitted an Infopath form, can I have one of the fields in it (i.e. location 'London' or 'NYC') display in the library view of all the submitted forms? If so, how do I do this? ...
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Form Library and Attachment

Is it possible to add an attachment to a form library? I tried publishing a form that has an attachment control but getting "The selected field cannot be promoted because its data type is not ...
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InfoPath: Hide view dropdown box from user

I created a client based InfoPath 2007 compatible form with multiple views in InfoPath 2010 Designer. The form contains rules to switch views as needed, so I don't want the users who fill out the form ...