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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Reporting against a form library

I have two InfoPath forms published to form libraries. one is a Time off request and the other is an expense report with repeating tables. I am looking for a way to grab the data from the finished ...
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Can an InfoPath Form call a PowerShell script that makes use of the submitted form values?

I would like to build an InfoPath form that users can use to request a new Active Directory account (e.g. for a new employee). Once the form is submitted, I would like it to then run a PowerShell ...
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Users with Add Item permissions cannot submit InfoPath form?

I have a form library on my site (SharePoint 2010 and InfoPath 2010) and we want any user in our network to be able to submit items, but only a select group of users to be able to edit items once they'...
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Filter a secondary datasource in infopath

I'm having some issues with InfoPath. This is the case: On SharePoint we have 2 lists: ListA ListB ListB contains a lookup field to ListA. I customized the displayform of ListA with Infopath and ...
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how to create an infopath repeating section

I would like to know how will i be able to create a infopath form with the ability to have repeating sections and then submit that information into a sharepoint list. Hep would greatly be appreciated....
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Error when deploying InfoPath web-enabled form (custom code in the form cannot be run)

I am getting the following error when trying to create a new InfoPath form from a forms library: The custom code in the form cannot be run. This functionality may be deactivated on the server. ...
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How to prevent members of a certain group from filling out, submitting or even viewing a form?

Lets say I have a few users in a group called "Restricted" and I don't want them to be able to view or submit forms. Should I add some code in the Form_Loading event that checks what groups the ...
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What can be preventing OnTaskChanged from triggering with custom InfoPath task forms in the workflow?

Why could this be happening: VS Workflow with custom InfoPath Task Forms does not trigger OnTaskChanged when form is submitted with data (so clearly changed). Funny thing is that the same workflow ...
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Custom Task Forms created in InfoPath for Visual Studio Workflow

This article discusses creating Visual Studio workflow with custom task forms, created in InfoPath: http://www.codeproject.com/Articles/195348/SharePoint-2010-State-Machine-Workflows-with-Custo I've ...
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Repeating an infopath section if a condition is not met

I'm trying to design an Info Path form for a leave approval workflow. Only a Head of Department can approve. The requirement is that if the applicants supervisor(manager) is not the Head of ...
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List Settings > Form Setings > Infopath designer wont open

List Settings > Form Setings > "Modify the existing InfoPath form" is check. I click on "OK" but Infopath designer wont open. What do I need to do so that the xsn opens in InfoPath 2010? ps: I am ...
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How do I add a SharePoint web service to a sub site?

I am currently trying to add a Web Service which will allow me to find if the person who is editing a form is part of the Owners group. It seemed like I found a solution with the GetCommonMemberships ...
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InfoPath close form by code

I'm creating an InfoPath form in InfoPath 2010 Designer, that will be running in InfoPath 2007 and 2010 clients and contains C# code. When the user clicks the submit button I need to execute some C# ...
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Send e-mail from InfoPath: MailMessage vs. MailItem

I want to send e-mail from an InfoPath (2007/2010) form (InfoPath client, NOT web hosted). I found two ways that look promising: using System.Web.Mail.MailMessage class (http://vspug.com/ssa/2006/01/...
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Updated InfoPath Forms Failing to open

I had a request from a user to modify an InfoPath Form template, which I did, and it worked perfectly in my development environment. When I went to update the existing form in my test environment, the ...
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Sharepoint Infopath Forms 2007-Views Filtering

I have an InfoPath form in SharePoint 2007, which takes date as input for one of the controls. I want to display the InfoPath form items in different views. In one view I need to display the records ...
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infopath 2007 field count

Is there a menu option in InfoPath 2007 that would give me the total number of fields? The reason that I am doing this is because I have a form that I developed that cannot be uploaded to a ...
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InfoPath form loading web service on load

I'm using SharePoint 2010 and Form Services. I have an InfoPath (IP) form which calls a web service. This web service is relative to the current server, actually it's a feature I created. I set the ...
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Sharepoint Document Library with Item Content-Type?

Here is my problem: I wanted to use InfoPath forms, but due to complexity I have to switch to aspx forms. With Infopath Forms I could use a Forms Library, where the user is presented with <...
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SharePoint list emails users without using workflow (apparently); need to change email address forwarded to

I've inherited a site in SP 2013 that has a list that accepts incoming emails. When a new item is added to this list, SharePoint sends an email to a particular user. If people sent an email to xyz@...
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SharePoint form made with InfoPath and attaching picture/snippet control

is there a way Out of the Box that I can allow an user to attach a snippet or picture to an InfoPath 2013 form? This form is linked to a custom list in SharePoint 2013. Any help or alternatives will ...
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SharePoint designer workflow unable to update a people picker field however other fields are updated

I've a SharePoint 2013 form library and i do need to update a item(not the current item) in the same list, however using my logic i am able to update other fields of the particular item i need to, but ...
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Creating a “Submitted by user on mm/dd/yy 12:00PM” field

I'm working on an InfoPath 2013 form and I was wondering how can I make a time stamp once the authorized user clicks the submit button. For example, security admin clicks submit then a field next to ...
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User can only submit infopath form but not upload any other files to the document library

I am using InfoPath 2013 with SharePoint 2013. I've created a document library and published the InfoPath form to it. then I've granted the users an Add Permission to that Document Library. My ...
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A user with the account name DOMAIN\user could not be found

The query cannot be run for the following DataObject: GetUserProfileByName InfoPath cannot run the specified query. The SOAP response indicates that an error has occurred: A user with the account ...
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What is tsns:sspId?

I am trying to connect my form to SharePoint Metadata, but everything I try is failing. I am starting to think that I have completely misunderstood what to enter into this window : I have been ...
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How to find average in infopath 2010 with NA Values

I have 6 dropdown with the name Checklist1, Checklist2 , Checklist3 etc., with the value from 1 - 10 and NA option I need to find average of all six column hence my formula was avg(CheckList1 | ...
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Form checked out or locked for error

We have a Travel expense system developed using SharePoint 3.0 for submitting and approving travel claims. It's an old system and recently we changed all the user login information. For example: ...
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Validation Error When Submitting Custom Infopath Form on Sharepoint List

I recently created a new list for our employees to create new Goals using sharepoint. I created a content type called “annual performance goals” and created a custom new entry form using infopath to ...
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sharepoint 2013 Form background colour infopath

Trying to change the background colour from white to transparent, infopath is adding 'inline styles'. I ultimately want this to be transparent and the form border, text etc to be white to display over ...
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InfoPath: Compare if any value in Person Picker matches current logged in user

In InfoPath 2013 form, I am able to match for a single value in the people picker with current logged in user using formula rule- AccountId = userName() But in case if we have multiple users in ...
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Infopath form not submitting to correct library upon creation

I am using SharePoint 2010 with infopath. Currently I have a form library set up to submit infopath forms. The library is using the infopath form for the content type when creating new items. The ...
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Trying to Publish an InfoPath 2013 form on a SharePoint 2013 Site

I have created a smart form in InfoPath (using the SharePoint List template I believe) that I would like to publish to SharePoint site but am getting several errors. First, I have one error occurring ...
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Popup in Browser based - InfoPath forms - SharePoint Online

I am working on InfoPath browser-based forms - SharePoint Online. I have 2 questions (type Yes/No) in a section on the form and if the user selects Yes for any of these questions a popup must be ...
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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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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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CEWP to set Infopath field value not working

I have an infopath form web part on my web page along with a CEWP. I'm using javascript in my CEWP to set a field on my Infopath form to some value when a button is clicked. For some reason I can't ...
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Create an image link on a site (not QuickLaunch) that opens an InfoPath form

As the title suggests I have a task where I'm required to create a link on a page with an image. When the user clicks the image link it will then open an InfoPath form for them to do whatever they ...
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How to remove time stamp from date field in InfoPath form?

I have a drop down in an InfoPath form that grabs data from a SharePoint list. One of the fields in the form is a date field and when it gets populated with the date from SharePoint it includes the ...
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How to display only date 2/2/2016 in infopath form?

I have a date picker which will be calculated based on the below formula: addDays(ColumnName, 15) when i submit the form in list is shows as 2/2/2016 12:00:00 AM with time, I need only 2/2/2016 . I ...
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Infopath Get more then one user by User Picker

How Could I get more then one person in infopath, by userPicker How could I get more then one user in Infopath?
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How can I develop an InfoPath dropdown field that displays data from a separate SharePont list?

I am developing an InfoPath template from a library. I would like for it to connect to a separate list in the same site and display data based on a selection from a drop down on the form. The drop ...
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Open a new form after submit using rules

I am using InfoPath 2013 for developing forms for use in SharePoint 2013. To the question, I am looking for a way (hopefully no code) to open a new form when a user submits a completed form. ...
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InfoPath 2013 and SharePoint Foundation 2013

Can I use InfoPath Form Services in SharePoint Foundation 2013? I searched online they have given help only forSharePoint Foundation 2010 with InfoPath Forms.
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Is it possible to find who created and who last modified the Infopath form template for a SharePoint library?

I would like to find the user who has created/uploaded the infopath template and who last modified that template file. Is it possible to find it?
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Is it possible to save a InfoPath view to word document

I am trying to save a view in InfoPath 2010 form to word document. Is it possible to do so? Are there any options to do so? thanks in advance.
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new form - edit form -display form load very slowly

we have large custom list in sharepoint 2013. these items are around 10000. recently new,edit,display form loaded slowly. forms take a long time to load, about near 2 minutes. forms customized with ...
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How do I add list column to infopath?

I have a custom list and I need to add a new column. Since the original form was customized using Infopath, will Infopath see the new column and just populate the column when clicking "Customize in ...
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How do I associate a green cross add document icon with an InfoPath template

I have the below URL for a InfoPath template which is great as it gets the user directly into the template. I know in SP 2013 I can use a Promoted Link to better visualize the link, but what about SP ...