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 use data you've just filled before submitting it in an infopath form?

I have an infopath form binded with a list. In this infopath form there are several fields to fill. When the user press the submit button, I want the view to change if the values of the fields the ...
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Parent/Child relationship in infopath 2010 from SP data

I have the following issue that I would appreciate your help with. I have a SP 2010 list called Events. Each item of the list is displayed in a tabbed format of an infopath 2010 form. I have an ...
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How can I link infopath form's data to access database?

I have already created a form in info-path 2010 ( blank form template) and shared it on share point successfully now all I want is whenever a person fills out a form theses data automatically stored ...
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How to submit multi-checkbox items in a formatted string to SharePoint lookup column

I'm new to InfoPath and SharePoint and i also use the trial version of qRules, i have 2 sharepoint lists, with one (let's call it "list1") having a lookup column to the second ("list2"), and this ...
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SharePoint list and repeating tables

I've read a number of posts on this subject today but I can't seem to get what I want. I've done it before in a Form library in 2007 but I'm now wanting to create a list form for 2010 (using InfoPath ...
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Saving a form to a Library from a list workflow

So I had designed a workflow using lists, and it's worked well, but now a new requirement has been provided to also save a copy of the form from the completed workflow to a library. Can anyone tell me ...
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create workflow for approval by infopath forms using multiple views scenario!

What is the objective Please help me! i want to create a workflow for share point 2010 in visual studio 2010 which will be using share point form library. for adding data to the share point form ...
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Request form ideas

I have a form users use to request catering for meetings, apart from all the other fields to ones i am struggling to satisfy the customer with is the times items are beng requested for. The customer ...
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InfoPath form with centralized data connections gives error

I have converted all the data connections in my InfoPath form to centralized data connections. Many of the data connections pull data from the WCF Web services that have been hosted locally. But ...
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Trying to add a master-detail in Sharepoint/InfoPath 2010

I have customize a list in sharepoint with infopath. Now I want to add the master detail to this form. If I add a Web Part, from the list, no problems... I can create a filter between them and the ...
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How to set default value in InfoPath field?

I have a dropdown control with bunch of values. I would like to have "Northwest T3&T4" automatically selected. So I put the exact value "Northwest T3&T4" for the default value. When I save the ...
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Buttons “Save” and “Cancel” dissapeared after changing Form with InfoPath

I have a problem with buttons in a Form. Buttons have disappeared after changing the Form in InfoPath, and I do not know how to add them again.
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List based infopath - Unable to save attachements

I have a custom list. then I modified the form in InfoPath. Up until this morning 10:00am (cst) i was able to upload attachments along with other metadata. I have no idea what I did but now the form ...
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Custom Save and Close operation InfoPath Browser Form

All, I have a form library in SP 2010 with a template. This allows users to submit a form and also to edit a submitted form. I have set it up to create a unique filename on first submission and to ...
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Clearing a signature in InfoPath section when edited

I have a section in a form that must be signed, once signed the section becomes read only. If i set the section to be not read only when signed i need the signature to be cleared if the section is ...
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InfoPath Approval Fields, certain users can fill in some fields

Using Infopath, I would like to have a "Approval Status" field that only certain users (the managers) can see when approving or rejecting a form. The scenario would be the following: User fills out ...
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Infopath 2010: Form is checked out for editing by current user

We have an infopath form on which we are generating auto numbered file name . We are getting an issue while updating the form and it says that form is currently checked out by [Me] InfoPath cannot ...
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Excel Services Form working in Infopath preview but not Sharepoint

For the past 2 days i have been banging my head against the screen trying to solve this issue with Infopath 2010, Sharepoint 2010 and Excel Services. I am creating a pretty simple form which uses an ...
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InfoPath List Box Changing Values in Sharepoint 2013

I've encountered a strange issue in an InfoPath 2013 form being used in Sharepoint 2013. My form has three list box items with preset options for users to select from. They also have a default ...
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Auto Increment file name in Sharepoint Form infopath

I used this as my reference: Auto-numbering InfoPath forms when they are submitted to a SharePoint form library I followed that link but it wont work correctly,instead of having 1,2,3... as ...
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Should I use a SharePoint list, or library for my InfoPath form?

I'm creating a form for users of our organization to submit. Users will go into the intranet SP site, open and complete the form, then submit (or save it). We want end users to be able to edit the ...
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SharePoint / InfoPath Workflow (One List To Another)

I created an InfoPath 2010 form to be used in our SharePoint 2010 Foundation intranet site. The workflow for this form is as followed: User initially fills out form a. if the user is a generic ...
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about publish wizard connection in SP 2013

when i publish a form on share point 2013 firstly it takes too much time, it ask about you are moving to this site to that site so data source are move if yes click next then processing is going ...
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Cannot modify User Roles in InfoPath

I am trying to modify the User Roles for my form but the button 'User Roles' button in the Data tab is greyed out and I cannot click it. Anyone has any idea what might be the reason? I tried googling ...
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Can I extract a list with a button in infopath 2010?

I'm working on sharepoint 2010. I want to know if it's possible to create a button which extract the list the infopath is based on in an excel sheet. Thanks.
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An entry has been added to the Windows event log of the server. Log ID:5567

I am new to sharepoint and infopath. I am trying to explore how it works. I was able to upload succesfully the form i created in infopath to sharepoint. But now that it was all filled up and and ...
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How can I change de build target in VSTA (ex: from anyCPU to x64)

Developing code in Infopath, when I try to call this : SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate() { I get this error message (sorry, some parts are in french but codes are the same) : ...
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SharePoint 2010 UserProfileService GetUserProfileByName - different results for similar input syntax

I have a problem where a call from a browser enabled InfoPath form to the UserProfileService in SP 2010 returns at 500 error: "Warning The following query failed: GetUserProfileByName (User: ...
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Soap problem when publishing an InfoPath form

When I try to publish an InfoPath form it throw a SOAP Error that the List don't Exist . Exception of type 'Microsoft.SharePoint.SoapServer.SoapServerException' was thrown. List does not ...
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Decrement list item on approval

As a self teaching exercise I am trying to make a leave approval system. I have an Employee Directory in the form of a list, each employee has a "Holidays Remaining" column with a default value of ...
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Enable workflow with an Infopath 2010 form

I have an Infopath 2010 form with some custom code. The security of the form is at Full trust (the form is created with InfoPath Designer 2010). The form is working well but i can't make a workflow ...
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infopath, how can I set a fields value with the “display name” of a dropdownlist?

I want to set a field's value but when I add a rule I only got the value from the dropdownlist, I want to use the "display name" to set the field, how can I do it?
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Configuring infopath forms in SharePoint 2013

The below is the error i am getting when i am tried to publish infopath form to a sharepoint list using WCF A query to retrieve form data cannot be completed because this action would violate ...
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How to loop through each row in a repeating table using SharePoint Workflows

I have an InfoPath form published to a SharePoint library and I have created a workflow that gets values from some of the fields in form and inserts them into a SharePoint List. Now, in the form I ...
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How to create auto complete Textbox like Google search Textbox in Infopath, SharePoint 2013?

I have list of staff in database and it has more than 1000 records I created a Dropdown in Infopath but searching a record through Dropdown from more than 1000 record is very time consuming. what I ...
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Put in a First name from a list using a pulled username

I have my form so that when it loads it pulls the username of the user viewing the form but I want it to grab the associated first name from a list I have on the site. I've gotten it so that it puts ...
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AutoCompleteMultiLookup field are not supported in infoPath 2013

I have problem cause stack in sharepoint 2013. I customized a text box autocomplete to auto search multiple values from a list to other list. Then I opened the list in Infopath 2013, windows raise ...
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InfoPath - The data source referenced in the form template is not valid or cannot be found

I had published an Administrative Approved InfoPath Web-Form template to SharePoint Server 2010. Later I did some changes and removed one data connection that was no more required and tried to publish ...
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Users cannot attach files using Infopath 2010 documents residing on Sharepoint site

The 'attach file control' does show up and it appears active but when users select it there is not a dialog box that opens allowing them to browse to the document that must be attached. There is also ...
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How to Restrict user to select single selection from Multiple selection List Box in Infopath 2010

I'm using Infopath 2010 and created form with Multiple Selections in List Box. I want to restrict users to single selection only. How do i acheive this without any coding. I'm from non-technical ...
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How to get id element of creating element

On infopath how to get a ID element, or how to get by formula element id. I creating a new element in Infopath, and i must get ID element from infopath when I creatin element, because people don't ...
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Updating all other list items

Ok, so I want to use a sharepoint list as a ticketing system. One of the fields is priority. I want this field to automatically update if, for instance, I input a new item with a priority of 2 I ...
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Warning when opening an InfoPath form with data sources linked to external lists

I am replacing a colleague for the support of a SharePoint 2010 intranet. A library contains InfoPath 2010 forms. The form template contains data sources linked to external lists. Each external list ...
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Automate Assigning a Year Plus ID # to Each InfoPath Submission

Users submit an InfoPath 2010 form to SharePoint 2010 requesting to attend training. A three-step workflow eventually approves and certifies each request. I would like to have an auto-generated ...
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Can I use a single value in an externally-sourced multi-valued list box in Infopath?

I have a multiple-selection list box on my InfoPath form that sources values from another SP list (external data source). I have section that follows that I want to show/hide depending on what ...
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Is it possible to filter attachments field in InfoPath

When I copy "Click here to attach file" control in InfoPath and make multiple same attachemnts fields and then I upload files, those files apears in all fields. So is it possible to add a filter to ...
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InfoPath 2010 Default Value Dropdown list using External Data Source (XML)

Is there a way to set a default value for a dropdown list using an XML data source? I don't mind manually entering it to match the dropdown field but I just can't seem to find a place for it... ...
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How to create an 'Add' and 'Remove' control dynamically with InfoPath designer 2013?

I am new to SharePoint and have been given the task of designing a form in Infopath 2013 described in the following scenario: Select a responsible, Resp.type, then click "Add". Then I will get a ...
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SharePoint 2010 download a copy overwrites original document

I have a form library in SharePoint 2010 (using InfoPath forms), where I want users to be able to use the download a copy feature to make a copy of their forms, and not save over the original form. ...
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Infopath form templating

I looked around and i didnt see any answers for my question so here it is. I have a Quote document model made in word. Inside the document they are place holders which hold fields like Quote Document ...