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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Publish 2 InfoPath forms as content types to one library?

We have to develop 8 infopath forms for use in a doc library. What these will be are various forms filled out for our patients. The reason we’re looking at a doc library over lists, is they want to be ...
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Where is the InfoPath self-signed certificate store?

I used InfoPath 2010 to create a self-signed certificate (which I can see in InfoPath when I go to sign my code). Where is that stored? Even after a refresh, I can't find that certificate in the MMC ...
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Button in InfoPath to start a workflow (Out of the box) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a way to start a workflow through an infopath button? I have a client that wants to start a workflow on a list item from the InfoPath form. I haven't actually ...
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How to submit an InfoPath-built form to a Library With a Dynamic URL?

Salvete! I have a custom infopath-built form. I also have 100 subsites - children of a single site collection. I plan to deploy my forms library via powershell to each site, and then, since I used ...
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How To Autosave a Form Based on a Infopath-based Content Type?

Salvete! I have followed this guide and created a site-content-type using infopath (very tedious if you have lots of fields). Now, how can I make it so folks can fill out my new form? Then I ...
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How to add other content to a content-type?

Salvete! I want to create a custom content-type, but I want to add a few subtitles and maybe some custom content, such as graphics, or explanations, to the fill-in area. How can I do that short of ...
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Display drop down items based on previous selected value in infopath

I am trying to do one thing in sharepoint. Student should select the Highest Qualification. In Highest qualification I am showing 3 values such as: Post Graduation, Graduation, Under Graduation ...
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Uploading an InfoPath form programmatically

I know how to upload the published xsn InfoPath form, but when I try to open it, the form can't find its code behind assembly dll. Does anyone know how to add that? I know it gets put in hive 14 ...
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Change Contact Selector display name?

Is there a way to change the way a DisplayName is shown in infopath 2010? I have a contact selector and when the DisplayName is shown, its the Last Name, First Name. Can I have it show as First Name, ...
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InfoPath 2010 rule based on field value fails to run

I have an XPath expression that returns true or false (NOT boolean, just strings in a text field). I would like to set a condition on my target field so that its value varies if this XPath expression ...
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Is it possible to show name for people picker in infopath 2010?

I have couple of people/group picker controls on a form (not directly tie to a list). they work fine but shows accountname (for example, jsmith). I like to show "John Smith". I dont want to call ...
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ControlMode not set error for some users

I have a page with an Infopath Form Web Part at server/Lists/listname/UserUpdateForm.aspx. When I link to this page and pass an item ID in the querystring using my account with full control ...
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How to activate infopath services for sharepoint site

I want to work with infopath services available in sharepoint 2010 environment. My machine has inforpath designer and filler 2010. When I went to site collection features --> Sharepoint server ...
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The SOAP response indicates that an error occurred on the server

When trying to get logged in user details from the AD using GetUserProfileByName for my InfoPath form onload, I am getting the followng error: The SOAP response indicates that an error occurred on ...
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deploy customized infopath form

I have a SharePoint custom list with some fields. I modified the form using InfoPath. This modified form has many views, rules and logic inside. Now I would like to deploy this form to Production ...
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InfoPath 2010 Data Connection Server Side Filtering

I have a repeating table and I filter this repeating table at client side. But now I have a large amount of data and filtering this needs much time and in IE8 there is warning about long running ...
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Does Updating Infopath form for Library required to update the task infopath forms in WF

I have an infopath form which is deployed using stsadm. This infopath form is published to Form Library A. This library has an apporval WF to approve the forms. The WF has a task forms which are ...
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close infopath form with managed code [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to close an infopath form in C# style? I am trying to close the browser (aka where infopath form is loaded) with managed code. I tried some for variation below but ...
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How to close an infopath form in C# style?

I tried XDocument.View.Window.Close(true); but it tells me "The name 'XDocument' does not exist in the current context" I even tried thisXDocument.View.Window.Close(true); but still same error. What ...
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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 ...