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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how to change connection source in data connections in infopath forms.?

I've created and published my form in DEV environment. For testing, I have published it to the Test environment. I used the following technique and now the forms are working fine. Saved the source ...
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How to Query a Form Library in SharePoint 2010

I have a SharePoint 2010 Form Library that will have multiple documents. I have one form that will be feeding/creating each of these documents. Essentially, I need to have one document per each ...
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Assigning Today() on a DateOnlyType field on InfoPath 2010

I made an InfoPath 2010 form using a SharePoint list template. The SharePoint list has a ReceivedDate field of DateOnlyType which I would like to set using the today() or now() on a "Set a field's" ...
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create button or link in infopath to redirect form to sharepoint pages without any code

We designed a browser enabled InfoPath form. When the user visits the form for the first time, they must click on agree button. When they click on Agree button and consecutive visits they go to a ...
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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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Limit number of words in the text box

I am new to Info path, I know how to limit the no.of characters entered in to the text box using string-length function. But is there any way we can limit the number of Words entered in to an ...
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Form Creation in SharePoint 2013 Standard Version

I have read this article http://blogs.office.com/b/sharepoint/archive/2013/03/04/options-to-create-forms-in-sharepoint-2013.aspx about options to create forms in SharePoint 2013. I learned that ...
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How to Disable a button if a PersonPicker has invalid data in InfoPath?

I am building a Form in InfoPath and I need to disable the submit button when the values of two controls of type PersonPicker I have are invalid. Each control holds just one user. I tried to do a ...
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Infopath 2010 form fails in attempt to use GetUserProfileByName method from UserProfileService.asmx

My attempts to retrieve UserProfile data for InfoPath form open all end badly with the same error so I have simplified down to one test case which I will try to describe below. Symptom 1: Event ID ...
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Open workflow initiation form in modal dialog

Currently when I click on a custom action to run a workflow on a selected item the browswer navigates away from the current page to display the initiation form. This wouldn't be a such a problem ...
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publish infopath listform to sharepoint multiple site's list

I have one site collection that having two subwebs: i.e web1,web2 both webs having one Test custom list.i have open Test list and using Customize Form tab into list setting of Ribbon. than i publish ...
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How can I modify the Document Library Upload Form?

I'll be as specific as possible for this issue as I haven't found anyone of my normal resources that can help me out with this one. I have a Document library that we would like to have a field that ...
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Default values, rules or code may be running in an Infinite loop - InfoPath 2010

I am using InfoPath 2010. In the browser enabled form, i have a repeating table and have some rules set. When the number of rows inserted is more than 13, i am getting the below error: "Default ...
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Workflow and Associated Task Form Names

I have question regarding the InfoPath Forms that autogenerated by the Workflow Tasks. I was wondering if it is possible to give these forms more meaingful names. The current problem example: If I ...
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InfoPath 2010: Change View Depending on SharePoint Group Membership

I have an InfoPath form with two views - one for viewing a SharePoint list items data (which only shows a few fields), the other for editing. What I want to do is to check if the current user of a ...
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The Canary has timed out for form

I have a MOSS 2007 site with a document library which uses an InfoPath 2007 form in the browser to collect information from the users. It has a number of views used to group like data elements. The ...
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Running declarative workflows under system account

I have an InfoPath form that starts a workflow (on item created). The business requirement is that after submission form must be read-only (no changes to the initial request can be made). However ...
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Why do InfoPath browser forms with managed code behave differently in IE and Firefox?

Symptoms: You develop a browser-compatible InfoPath form with managed code for business logic. You use ContactSelector ActiveX control to look up and resolve users from the SharePoint site Users ...
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How to generate reports from Form Library documents?

I'm fairly new to SharePoint 2010 and have no formal coding experience, so bear with me. I just created and uploaded an InfoPath form to a Form Library in SharePoint 2010. The form works well. ...
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What to do when SharePoint Lists and SSRS isn't enough?

I've developed a complicated InfoPath web form for reporting outages. This system will be maintained by someone with little technical skill, so in a lot of places the form populates its dropdowns from ...
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How to programmatically make textbox control read only in infopath

I am working on SharePoint 2013 office 365, Infopath 2010. I have a requirement when user selects "Approved" from the given dropdown list and clicks on save button then the text boxes in infopath ...
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Sharepoint infopath condition on list/item permissions

Is it possible to create an action in a SharePoint Infopath form which checks item permissions for the current user? SharePoint workflows set permission on individual list items for various users, ...
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Extracting browser-compatible InfoPath 2013 form submission data into a SQL Server 2008 Database as well as a SharePoint 2013 list

We are looking at using InfoPath 2013 to capture simple sets of data without the need the need for writing custom applications. However, we still need the information to be stored in a SQL Server 2008 ...
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Infopath 2010 rule on people-picker behaves as expected for new items, but fails for edit form

Using the standard solution of autopopulating a person field with the current user(data connection with web service and the form load rule similar to this ) I discovered that the solution works fine ...
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InfoPath Form Works Under Admin Account But Not Under Regular User

An InfoPath browser enabled form that has udcx connections from a connection library, code in C# and some rules, was created and tested on the SharePoint server and functions more or less as designed ...
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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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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 form, ...
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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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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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How to update metadata?

I have following code (didn't list the whole code) behind a button on a InfoPath Managed Form. and it works meaning I can submit data to a list. Now I have 2 controls on the form that is Multiple-...
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How do I archive Infopath forms uploaded into Sharepoint 2007 when my Sharepoint site runs low on storage?

I have designed system where users submit Infopath forms to a Sharepoint 2007 site. The Infopath forms allow users to also attach pdfs in their submission. My problem now is that the Sharepoint site ...
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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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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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InfoPath 2007 Web-based form to show different page views

I have created a web-based InfoPath form that have 4 views (a.k.a Page Views) - View All, Loan View, Price View and Location View. May I know what buttons or settings I have to click or configure in ...
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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, I'...
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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 [duplicate]

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 ...