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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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Upload generated PDF to sharepoint list via InfoPath

i have an InfoPath 2007 file which includes code to generate a signed PDF out of the current infopath form. Now i want to upload this PDF via C# code into a sharepoint 2010 library. I tried ...
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Process to Attach Initiation Infopath2010 Form with Sequential Workflow

Here I want Infopath2010 form will appear when I want to start manual Sequential Workflow in visual studio2010.For that I am using Initiation Form(created in Infopath2010) Process. DO anybody have any ...
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Format-number() not working in calculated column

CASE: I'm using a Workflow in a huge process, one of which is to set an Infopath column to be incremental. However, this incremented column value has to be in a certain format and cannot be done in ...
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Web-based InfoPath form that “vanish” after submit in SharePoint 2007 Library

I have a problem with my InfoPath form in my SharePoint 2007 library. The InfoPath form is a web enable and will open in the browser. However, after submit the InfoPath form, and click that link ...
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Unable to open infopath forms when migrated from MOSS 2007 to sharepoint 2010

We have migrated MOSS 2007 site to Sharepoint 2010. It consists of Infopath form library. We are able to migrate all versions of the document. New version opens in Infopath 2010 form , but older ...
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InfoPath 2007 Print View - Multiple Select Boxes

I have an InfoPath form that I will eventually need to print. There needs to be a Multiple-Select box (Selecting up to 20 options). I've poked and prodded around looking for a way to only print / ...
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How to edit InfoPath form from SharePoint Designer when it only returns an error message

I'm trying to edit an InfoPath form for an external list from SharePoint Designer. After clicking on the "Design Forms in InfoPath" button I get the following error: "Object 'blablabla.rem' has been ...
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how to move multiple items into a listbox in infopath 2010

I have an infopath form that has two list boxes. I'm wanting to be able to add multiple items from one listbox to another. similar to this : any help would be much appreciated!
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SharePoint 2010 lists

I need to create list in SharePoint 2010 with the following requirements. When anybody will try to create new item it will have some kind of header and body. In header it will input for example name ...
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ows_MetaInfo field including carriage returns

I have an InfoPath 2010 form promoting fields to SP 2010. Using SSRS 2008 R2, I'm pulling those fields into a report to report off of. I'm finding that some fields in the ows_MetaInfo blob have a ...
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how to auto populate fields based on users selection

I have a form with several fields. I'm trying to auto populate the fields based on the users selection in the first field. So, kinda of like the cascading look up fields (country, state, city) but ...
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Possible to use createNewDocumentWithRedirect to redirect to a web based Infopath form?

We create a link to a InfoPath client-based form (meaning that the form is open at the client machine which have infopath installed.) by using the following source code inside a Content Editor web ...
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How do I display associated list data alongside workflow task form?

In my workflow task form, I wish to provide the user the associated list details (such as Title, Description, and Date Needed) alongside the fields I am collecting (Approval, Budget). I am using ...
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Disassociate InfoPath Form with SharePoint List

So, I created a SharePoint List and spent a fair amount of time customizing the form in InfoPath adding various bits of functionality (via SharePoint Site-->List Settings-->Customize Form). ...
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Error deploying SharePoint 2010 solution with InfoPath form (The path is not of a legal form.)

I am new to SharePoint and .Net development, sorry if answer for my question is obvious. I've created SharePoint solution, which uses InfoPath form. When I deploy it from Visual Studio, all work ...
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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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Update InfoPath calculated value in real time

I have an InfoPath form that includes some text boxes that have character limits. Below the text box, I have a calculated value to show how many characters are used. However, the calculated value ...
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Replace Workflow InfoPath with ASP.NET WebForms

In SharePoint 2010, when using Workflows with Tasks; SharePoint gives you some InfoPath forms to use for Approval, etc. Can I replace these forms with a non InfoPath WebForm/WebPart, whatever... ...
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U2U CAML Query Builder shows null for Form Library where there is value

I have a situation here and hope to hear SharePoint experts out there to help me on this situation. I have a InfoPath form that I publish to SharePoint 2007. It contain multiple fields including a ...
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what book would you recommend for infopath development

Are there any books that you would recommend to a developer for infopath 2010 development for sharepoint 2010?
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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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Multiple content types in a single library - sharing columns

I have built a simple expense claims feature into a sharepoint site using infopath. All works fine, but we wish to expand this to handle multiple types of claim, each having it's own form, travel ...
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Default values, rules or code may be running in an Infinite loop - InfoPath 2010

I am using InfoPath 2010. In the browser enabled form, i have a repeating table and have some rules set. When the number of rows inserted is more than 13, i am getting the below error: "Default ...
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How to prevent user from editing the file name of a infopath form inside the library of a Sharepoint site

Suppose I have a Sharepoint site that have a Library full of InfoPath forms. I don't want anyone (regardless if the user is the owner of the InfoPath form or whoever) to edit the filename of any of ...
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SharePoint URL pointing to a InfoPath with variables in the URL

I have a question as follows: I need a SharePoint URL that contain something like this: http://sharepoint.com/subsite/feedback.aspx?name="Mary Rose" whereby the URL contain a variable called "Mary ...
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Populate ListBox dynamically in term of the choice in another ListBox in infopath

I have serverals problems to create a dynamic form with InfoPath. Here is how my Sharepoint lists looks like : Places Table : City | Adress | Phone number | ... Ressources Tables : City | ...
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My browser enabled Infopath form does not open in my browser

We have created a simple form in Infopath and have published it in a new library on our Sharepoint site. When we navigate to the library and click "Add Document" we get an error saying: This form ...
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infopath > How to make sure there is an attachment

Creating a resume upload form where user must upload attachment. On submit button I want to disable submit button if attachments is not present? I added Attachments is not present and this seems to be ...
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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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Automated update of SharePoint List from .csv file

Our company wishes to keep an updated SharePoint List of our current customers for use in a InfoPath form. Our ERP system is capable of exporting this on a timer job to a certain location (i.e. a ...
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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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Customize NewDocSet.aspx form?

I need to customize the form that appears when users create a new document set. It's stored as “NewDocSet.aspx” under “_layouts”, which I can’t access. Is altering that file really the only way to get ...
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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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Infopath > If select No boolean only then make comments field mandatory

Okay, I need to make the comments field in infopath form required only if they select "Reject" a Boolean field. How is it possible?
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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 > adding Columns > Yes/No or drop down

I created an InfoPath form for policy acceptance. Initially I set a column in the list as boolean (Yes/No) whether users accept or denied the policy. But now the business unit wants a third category ...
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How to increase the web service timeout to a larger value so that publishing a large infopath form to SharePoint library can be successful?

Currently, publishing of large SharePoint Form library may result in 'Updating Content Type Failed' message. According to this article, it mention that increasing the web service timeout to larger ...
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Users with Full Control Only See their forms in library

I have create four different permissions groups for my form library. Users: Which have Contribute Privileges Admin: Which have Contribute Privileges Approver: Which Have Approver Privileges Owner: ...
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Cannot publish my InfoPath form in SharePoint 2007 any more

When I was publish my InfoPath form to my SharePoint 2007, it give me the following error: updating the content type failed I went though a search and many of the search return (Microsoft Forum, ...
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GetProfile webservice not working

I was using a data connection called GetProfile to get some users data. From yesterday I am getting a below error “The settings for one or more data connections in your form are defined in a data ...
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Perceive data from InfoPath Form Field before triggering Workflow

is there any possibilty to pull data from an InfoPath Form into my workflow before it is basically started? Since i want to compare a field (which is later stored as a list item) if there has been ...
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Form load options in Infopath designer 2007

In Infopath designer 2007, where do I find “Form Load” Options (like the one which is present in Data connections in infopath designer 2010). please Indicate the location.
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Create template with barcode and using data from other site collection?

I have problem with creating template document in SharePoint Online (Office 365). I want to create doc with barcode and data from other site collection. I’ll try to put the field Bar Code in template ...
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Are there limitation set for the number of rules for InfoPath form used in SharePoint Library?

I have a number of rules that I set for my InfoPath form. These rules are activate when either the form is load or a certain flags have change. After I am done with the InfoPath form, I usually ...
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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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Infopath Publishing Issues

I published an Infopath 2007 form with custom code(which have no errors) on central admin like one day back and till now it shows its status as “upgrading” on central admin. I don’t know like why ...
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What can cause (almost) all views on a SharePoint document library to lose all of their filter conditions?

My particular instance of this problem occured such that all but two of our document library views, and all connected web part pages lost their view filters. Detailed data points below. SharePoint ...
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Use REST to sum a column?

I want to retrieve items from a SharePoint list using REST, and then sum one of the columns. I'm brand new to REST, and didn't see a way to do this on MSDN. Is it possible to sum a column in a REST ...
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SharePoint 2010 FBA InfoPath access denied to webservice

I have a SharePoint 2010 web application using Claims based authentication. Anonymous access enabled Windows authentication enabled, integrated Windows authentication, NTLM Forms Based ...