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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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 ...
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InfoPath form times out and fails with error

I have a pretty large browser-enabled InfoPath form in a form library. Recently, more people are using it, and we're seeing that it times out after a certain amount of time or postbacks. Needless to ...
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Extending InfoPath outside of Sharepoint

Our business unit is currently trying to implement change management application for SOX reason. I thought to piggyback on the existing Sharepoint in use and utilize its workflow and InfPath instead ...
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InfoPath 2010 form not getting into form library

I have an InfoPath 2010 form published in SharePoint. When I select "Add Document" I get the form in the browser, I fill it in and Submit it. It gives no errors but it doesn't get added to the Form ...
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On publishing infopath 2010 form loses control properties - dropdown control data binding setting

I am try to created a cascade dropdown using infopath 2010 in sharepoint 2010 list. On publishing infopath form i lost data binding setting and it just resets to default "Enter choices manually". It ...
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Does SharePoint secure or disable hyperlinks in InfoPath browser forms?

A coworker has been tasked with adding a hyperlink to an InfoPath 2010 form which will open an outside application. He has successfully created his hyperlink and tested it in the InfoPath Filler ...
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The form cannot be rendered. This may be due to a misconfiguration of the Microsoft SharePoint Server State Service. For more information, contact your server administrator.

I am getting the error when i want to open the infopath forms of sharepoint library in a browser. The error is: "The form cannot be rendered. This may be due to a misconfiguration of the ...
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Distinguishing between save and submit

The requirement is to implement an Infopath 2007 browser-enabled form without any custom code. This form is published as template to a sharepoint forms library and the forms themselves are stored in a ...
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Using documentID redirection to a infopath form open in infopath filler not in browser

I would like to use the Document ID feature to redirect user to a InfoPath form. However, after the redirection, the form try to open in a InfoPath filler rather than in web browser. It works fine in ...
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Disable 'Delete' icon in ribbon when viewing/editing a list item (SharePoint 2010)

I have an InfoPath 2010 form which prevents users from modifying items if they are not in the list of 'Editors' - by showing a read only form based on rules run by the form. However, the 'Delete' icon ...
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Enable the controls in a InfoPath 2010 read-only view

Hi I would like to display a read-only infopath form the the end-users.I have created a read-only view,everything works perfectly apart from the file attachments.In a a read-only infopath form view , ...
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How to manage enterprise keywords or managed metadata columns in InfoPath and Workspace

I've got errors using more complex SharePoint fields like enterprise keywords, managed metadata or custom fields that contain code with InfoPath and Workspace clients. Is this really not supported? Is ...
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How to use CAML queris in InfoPath 2010 List Forms

Is it possible to run CAML queris in InfoPath 2010 List form? I want to populate a dropdown based on the selection done in another dropdown. Tanks.
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Promote InfoPath fields to columns in the form Library using feature

I understand that I can do this easily using the InfoPath Designer. However, I need to deploy the InfoPath form using a feature. Once the feature is activated, the InfoPath form is shown as a content ...
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Any suggestions on Infopath form library and form template deployment in SharePoint2010

I need to deploy a Infopath form library with custom form template to SharePoint2010 ,once we save the form to the form library it will kick off a custom workflow(very similar to the built-in approval ...
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How to expose InfoPath form to a .NET MVC application

Is there possible to expose InfoPath form to a .NET MVC application?Can anyone point me to the right resouces or blog posts.Run out of luck with google.bing.com .
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How to add data from sharepoint list to InfoPath form??
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Custom policy preventing site template creation

If I apply a custom policy to a Document Library, I can no longer save that site as a template - any ideas why? Incase it's relevant, I'm defining a label "Version: {Version}" which I later use to ...
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how to set read only properties to the particular info path form control based on user logged in?

how to set read only properties to the particular info path form control based on user logged in?
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How to resolve InfoPath form Services in SharePoint?

I have created a form in InfoPath 2007 & Published it to our SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise. I have checked the InfoPath configuration, @ Central Admin, everything's fine. Kindly check the ...
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how to attach windows workflows to infopath

I am having infopath form . i have to attach the windows workflow to infopath. any body helps.
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SharePoint InfoPath Task Form to retain it's state

I don't suppose there's a way to get an InfoPath task form to save it's state once it's submitted. In a workflow I don't delete the tasks, I just set them to complete. I don't pre populate much of ...
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Infopath with SharePoint or other solution?

We are looking for a solution to be able to let users design forms and deploy them as webforms. SharePoint and InfoPath does indeed look interesting but I have been struggling with some limitation ...
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? User cannot access Initiation form for Sharepoint 2010 workflow

I've created a workflow for a Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise Infopath FOrms library. Even with the default initiation form, a user with full control permissions on the library gets the following error ...
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InfoPath form field text outside field border

Not sure if InfoPath issues are addressed much in this community but since it's SharePoint connected, I wanted to ask the following... We have an InfoPath form that submits/posts to a SharePoint ...
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If I have a choice of 5 answers, how can hide the answers that were not selected?

I am very new to using InfoPath so stick with me...I am wondering if it is possible to hide selections that were not chosen? Example: If I am scoring a certain criteria 5 through 1 and I have a ...
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Ensure Title of Rich Box Control is on the same page when printing or saving as PDF

Here's a problem we've been struggling with for awhile: We are automating a report so that instead of using offline Microsoft Word forms, users will fill out an InfoPath 2013 web-form to populate ...
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Revision of form creates new document with new title, looking to auto-delete original document

We have an InfoPath 2010 form published on SharePoint 2013 which faculty uses at the end of year to submit budget forms. Once the form is populated and submitted the template creates a title affixing ...
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How to make a duplicate infopath document library for Sharepoint 2007

I have a infopath form. I publish this infopath form to my sharepoint 2007 site. This result in a infopath document library created in my sharepoint 2007 site. After sometime, I have some documents in ...
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Infopath error when accessing form without www

I have an Infopath 2010 form embedded on a SP 2010 site. When I access the form at the URL www.domain.com/form.aspx, everything works fine. However, when I don't use the www and the URL is ...
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Can't create Custom Action in Display Form Ribbon when using InfoPath form?

I have a SharePoint list which uses InfoPath forms. I've created a Custom Action on SharePoint Designer for that list, located on the Display Form Ribbon, but when I go to view an item there is no ...
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Error occured querying a Data Source Error ID 5566

I have a SharePoint Foundation 2010 sight which uses an InfoPath form. The form has a UDC connection file to my company's active directory. On form load a field populates with the user's PreferredName ...
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How to format Infopath email

I administer a Sharepoint 2010 website, where we have a contact form built in Infopath 2010. Once the form is submitted, the form is copied into the body of an email and sent out. Now to my problem: ...
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Create list definition for Forms

I need to create in a sandbox solution a list definition and list instance. I want to add to it a Content Type which will have a parent CT "Form". When I create a "Form Library" and add this CT to it, ...
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Query string issues

I have created an InfoPath from with two columns. ColumnA is a drop down field and ColumnB is text field. Now I would like to have a query string like this ...
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Can we add repeating table for infopath SharePoint list template

Is it possible to add a repeating table to an existing infopath SharePoint list form template. If so how can we add please provide the steps to add. Need to add Group under my Fields in Main data ...
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Add a new group under my:sharepointlistitem_rw with simple data type as repeating selected

Can we add a repeating table for a SharePoint list template in Infopath. If so how can we add a group with simple data type selecting repeating section under my:sharepointlistitems_rw for a existing ...
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InfoPath cannot submit the form; an error occured while the form was being submitted;

....The form cannot be submitted to the following location; This thread is already in the background processing mode. I have the above message come up intermittently after I try and submit a form ...
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How to verify the data after submitting infopath form

I was trying to verify the data submitted from an InfoPath form, which is added to a list item. I want to use the data submitted and some other data form other list to do some calculation. I want to ...
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How do I send data to a list form from a SharePoint page

I have a page that displays data from several lists and has links to a list form which open in a modal popup. I need to send some data to the form to be displayed on the form. Is there a way I can do ...
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InfoPath: How to create a field which is not saved as a SharePoint column?

I've got a SharePoint 2010 list, with an associated InfoPath form. On this InfoPath form, I've got a TextBox control, "myAlert", that is used purely for displaying a validation message by way of Rules ...
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Is there a way to prompt an email send from sharepoint from a checkbox selection in infopath?

I have created a form that when submitted the status changes from blank form to submitted I would like to send an automated email when they submit it. Giving them direction for the next steps in the ...
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Sharepoint 2007: How to use default ID as value in a field?

I have a fully customized SharePoint form by Infopath, I'm using a customized button to perform the submission. I need to make the file name(or Name column) to be 'AAA1', 'AAA2', 'AAA3' and so on. I ...
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Infopath Form Cost field cuts off trailing zeros after decimal point

I'm having difficulty with a field in my form. I have it set up as a text box with a data type of Decimal (double) and Currency symbol $ english (Australia) with 2 decimal places. All works fine ...
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InfoPath Designer to customize SharePoint list form

When we use InfoPath Designer to customize SharePoint list form (new/edit/display) and then publish, does it uses the InfoPath Form Services or it just updates the XML file for the list form?
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Error when Updating SharePoint Form

I have a form that can be edited in SharePoint 2010 when users submit a request. To clarify, it's not the form implementation they are editing, it is the fields in the form that they are editing. The ...
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How do you collect signatures on a PDF that's uploaded on a workflow?

Here's some basic information in order to help you ascertain an answer for me: I work for the government (Department of the Navy). a. This severely limits the ability for manipulation. I am not ...
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InfoPath - SQL as Secondary Datasource - Limit Results

I have limited InfoPath experience, mostly using as SQL table UI. I am now trying to create a SharePoint form that will capture data from a SQL table. In dev environment I have been able to add the ...
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How do I add rows from list to repeating table?

I am using InfoPath/SharePoint 2010 in browser, i.e. no code solutions only I have a form to collect income data, daily amounts and weekly total. Data has to be collected against a fixed list of ...