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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Is it Possible to have a Form Submit Action based on different Views in InfoPath 2010

I have several different views in InfoPath 2010 and would like to apply rules on the "Form Submit" based on what the "Current" form view is. I don't see anything in the "Condition" statement that ...
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InfoPath Rich Text not displaying in Read mode

I have a problem that I can't seem to get a solution to. I have a SharePoint 2010 list, which I then edit the form in InfoPath 2010. I then added a Rich Text field, follow by a Multiple-Selection ...
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InfoPath RichText gets lost when assigned from one field to another

I created a client based InfoPath 2007 form, that contains two RichText fields (A, B). I put a rule on A that fires everytime A is changed and simply assigns B with the value of A: B = . So I ...
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SPD 2010 Workflow update Calendar list based on Condition

I have created a InfoPath 2010 form + SPD 2010 multi-level workflow(Leave Authorisation Form). The infopath form is stored on a Forms library(Leave Authorisation forms Library) once it is submitted ...
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infopath 2010 person and group retrive email

i want to make the code send email that is picked from active directory inside a text box XPathNavigator dataSource; dataSource = this.MainDataSource.CreateNavigator(); string toAddress = ...
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How do I persist the value of a Multiple-Selection List Box in a web form

I'm building a web enabled form in InfoPath that will be deployed as the form for a form library. The form has a group of check boxes that have been created as a Multiple-Selection List Box. When I ...
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InfoPath2010 Rules don't work, sometimes

I have a few basic rules on an InfoPath2010 form. I'm setting a flag value, sending data using main connection and close the form. It works fine for me and for generally all people in my company. ...
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Link to ONE New Form and Link to Open That Saved Form with Workflow

Using SharePoint Online - Office 365, with SharePoint Designer and InfoPath. So, I am looking for a no code solution - if possible. I am setting up individual client sub-sites. Each client will have ...
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Infopath publishing: “a device attached to the system…” error

I get this error when I try to publish my form (from Infopath designer) to a form library (created during publish) of a SharePoint 2010 instance: Infopath cannot save the following form: ...
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InfoPath Calculated Value

I have info path form with three text boxes (tb1, tb2, tb3) and have calculated value field with (tb1+tb2+tb3). Eg: If 1,2,3 are entered then it shows 6 in the calculated value field. My ...
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Can I chain together InfoPath forms in a library using workflow?

I am wondering whether or not it is possible to utilize workflow with several InfoPath forms (library) and whether or not this is something workable. I'm opting for splitting out into multiple ...
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Code behind for Infopath Initiation/Association Form

Is it possible to have a c# file act as a code behind file for an infopath form? Just like you do for forms in aspx. Especially I would like to be able to execute code on page_load for an infopath ...
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Wizard form in sharepoint doesn't show all views in display form

Following this article I've created a form for a sharepoint list with multiple views and I switch between them using a button with a rule. It all works fine while creating or editing an item. If I ...
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How to add the “Add” button to Calendar view (or add new item using double click on the day)

I am new to SharePoint. Sorry if answer for my question is obvious. I've created approve absence workflow, InfoPath forms for adding absence statement and calendar view to show planned absences. ...
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Cannot edit task list item after completed/no “save as draft” for task forms

I have built a SPD workflow in SP2010 (collect data from user) that collects a single text field from the user (this is just a test case, my real task form has many more fields). When the user ...
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Custom .XSN and Enterprise Licensing needed?

if I develop a custom .XSN (InfoPath Form Template) can I store in SharePoint and provide a custom application page that leverages the XmlFormView to render out a browser enabled form WITHOUT the need ...
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What do you call the menu that pop up after clicking the infopath rich text field & how to change the position?

In a web based infopath form for SharePoint (2007), whenever you click on a rich text field box, a menu will pop up showing a few icons that can help you to format the formatting of the text in your ...
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Infopath coding option

I am missing the developer ribbon in my infopath. Do I need to reinstall infopath from scratch? Or is there an add-in which I can perform to get the code piece for infopath. I am trying to write some ...
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Message: Rules and code will not run on changes made outside the form

I receive the following message - "Rules and code will not run on changes made outside the form." when I check the checkbox for "Allow users to edit data in this field by using a datasheet or ...
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How to Refresh Web Service Value

I have an InfoPath 2010 form that is pulling data from a web service. For example, I have a text box, a button, and a drop down list. The button submits the text box value to the web service. The ...
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Sorting in InfoPath

I have an InfoPath form with a drop-down-list, where the datasource is based on a sharepoint list. The listentries however seem to be random. Is there any way to sort the data?
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Need to print a “print view” in an Infopath 2010 task form

I need to have a way to allow the users to print the "print view" that I have created on a task form in Infopath 2010. I created a button to change the view, but this also shows/prints the Workflow ...
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How to auto create InfoPath Form in SharePoint based on a SharePoint List

For example, I have a List called "Student Name" and a InfoPath document library called "Students Forms". When I have insert all the Student Names into the List 'Student Name', and do a action (* See ...
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Filtering sharepoint external list (BCS) from infopath

My requirement is to pull external data to InfoPath form based on a filter (e.g. Name filter) to Acheive this I did below things (I am working on InfoPath 2010, SP 2010) I have created a BCS to pull ...
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Have Workflow Change\Update an item on Infopath Form

Is it possible to change the content of a field in a InfoPath form from a workflow in SharePoint. I have tried working with the "Update List Item" action but have been unable to to find a direct way ...
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Form Always prompting to update

I have a form (2007 filler form template - deployed on SharePoint 2010, opens in infopath) and when it opens I am always getting a prompt saying a 'new version is available and to update the form'. ...
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SharePoint 2010: Register InfoPath forms and use custom feature reciver jointly

I am new to SharePoint, sorry if answer to my question is obvious. I am using Custom InfoPath Task Forms in my project. For form registering, I am using next code in Feature.Template.xml: <?xml ...
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SharePoint 2010 Custom InfoPath task form error: The specified form cannot be found

I am using custom InfoPath task form in my project. All works fine, but I can't add new one. When I add it and click on task associated with it I get error: "The specified form cannot be found". ...
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Infopath: Validate Status field when there is change in Date

I have a non-required field called "EntryDate". But if status changed to "Processing" then end user has to populate the "EntryDate". I can't seem to get this working. Please suggest what are my ...
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Created a Local Infopath form but need to attached to a SP List

I created a local InfoPath 2010 form. On the submit option I see doc lib. But I need to attached this form to a list. How is it done?
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Do it right the first time > Infopath Info

Okay, I have seen many variation of infopath form designing method. From SP list > directly design a form (bad idea for deploying to multiple sites or farm). What is the good approach to utilize in ...
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Infopath 2007 form ID not working

I have a legacy Infopath solution(2007/Moss) created by someone else that's not working correctly. There is an ID field that's supposed to display in the form during data entry - it displays NaN ...
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Moving Infopath form from dev to QC

I developed an infopath form in dev and it's ready to be moved to QC. How do I do that? I tried opening it with infopath designer and did not see any option to change the main data connection to qc ...
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Get infopath XML content from Form Library using Client Object model and CEWP

I am using infopath to design my form and collect information from user in that form and submitting it in SharePoint Form library. Every thing was working good, Now my client wants me query for data ...
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Binding Multi-selection Listbox in Infopath Form 2010

I came across a sceneario where I need to bind Multi-selection Listbox control present in Infopath form 2010 with text field having comma seperated values . Note : I am deploying my Infopath form ...
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InfoPath Can't Connect To SharePoint 2010 Server (Enterprise)

I am running a SharePoint 2010 enterprise server. A few months ago I had working InfoPath integration however we weren't sure we'd have the CALS to go live with it so I disabled the Enterprise Site ...
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How to display an InfoPath 2010 form attachment in a SharePoint 2010 document library

I have an InfoPath 2010 form with a "Resume" attachment. When the form gets submitted to the SharePoint document library, I need to display the resume attachment as a document library's column. Every ...
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Cannot publish to SharePoint from InfoPath or connect in SharePoint Designer although it loads in browser

I have a SharePoint 2010 Enterprise installation with the Dec 2011 cumulative hotfix. It is using integrated authentication and is on SSL. I can access my site collection from outside the server in ...
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InfoPath custom forms - Dynamically create controls in the form

Is it possible to dynamically (at runtime) create controls in an InfoPath form? Some background: I have a list for which the new item is a custom form created with InfoPath. It contains some ...
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What is best practice for versioning SPD workflows/forms?

Is there a recommended best practice for utilizing version control (SCM) when creating or modifying workflows or InfoPath forms from within SharePoint Designer 2010?
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Signed fully trusted form template in InfoPath 2010

I've create an InfoPath form template in InfoPath 2010. I need to sign it to make it full trusted, but when I click choose certificate in Form Options - Security, I get the following message: No ...
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Error in GetUserProfileByName (after August Update)

Last Friday I installed August Update on my SharePoint Server 2010. In my InfoPath form I get current user account by SOAP request (GetUserProfileByName). In Connection settings filed "Parameter - ...
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Error on Instantiation Form

Hi all I have an eror when opening the Instantiation_Form There has been an error while loading the form. The specified form cannot be found. Whith SPD I can see that form and open it. In my code ...
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SharePoint 2007 version history to track changes in InfoPath form

How do I make SharePoint 2007 versionning to keep track those fields from a InfoPath form that is set as columns? Scenario: I created a InfoPath form with 3 fields where 2 of the fields I make it ...
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C# save/submit to sharepoint from infopath [closed]

I have tried this.Submit(), this.Save(), but neither seem to actually work. Is there a simple way of doing this? I have also tried using a submit button and then using custom rules for that, but still ...
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Insert Signatures (Images) into an Infopath Forms

I need to insert Signatures (Images) into an InfoPath web forms. I also need a drop down menu in the form so that a when a person is selected & his respective signature shows up in the form. Is ...
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Print DisplayForm.aspx created by InfoPath

I need to sometimes print contents of a submitted forms (created in InfoPath) i.e. DisplayForm.aspx in a Printer-Friendly format. Is it possible?
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How to get the file name column of a SharePoint library in InfoPath

I've got a standard document library in SharePoint (2010, although I think the version doesn't matter for this question). I'm creating an InfoPath form and want to add this library as an external data ...
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Date Picker does not show in Infopath Form services for one user only

I have an Infopath form which renders in the web browser. This form was created using Infopath 2007 and published to a document library in a Sharepoint 2007 site. The field "Open Date" is a date field ...
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Contact selector on infopath form not displaying in email

This is something that has confused for some time. If there is a contact selector on the form and the form gets sent in an email, the contact selector seems to become hidden. I have searched online ...