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 hide Content Editor WebPart which has InfoPath form link in it based on condition

I am using SharePoint 2010 and my scenario is I have created an InfoPath form and form link is being set up in Content Editor WebPart to directly open to submit a form for the first time. Everything ...
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Infopath: Set values of repeating tables based on previous input

I hope this is the right place for my question... Basically, I have an InfoPath form with a repeating section that has some dropdown fields and text boxes. What I want to achieve is that the default ...
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JavaScript not working in Firefox

I have put a snippet of JavaScript into a Script Editor Web Part. It's function is to display an alert box and redirect the page after an Infopath form submission. I got it from this website and ...
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InfoPath Form Save “Draft” Option before submitting the data

I would like to to save InfoPath form as draft with required field before submitting the form. It should save as the form as draft when user clicks on Save button. How can I achieve this ...
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SharePoint Infopath form retreive data from Excel spreadsheet

I have an infopath form on my sharepoint server that will be used as an order form. Keep in mind it is a 2007 template. I have a list of products in a table with text fields where customers can ...
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How to check whether the user is a member of 2 different sharepoint Groups via infopath

My requirement is I need to show the section for the current user who is a Member of Group1 , after the approvals of few levels, I need to do the same for another Sharepoint Group like Group2. I have ...
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Enable programmability in InfoPath 2007

I have a 2007 InfoPath form that I'm hosting on my SharePoint (not web-enabled) to which I'd like to add some C# code to make it more robust. I am well aware that InfoPath 2007 is programmable with a ...
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Infopath conditional formatting breaks validation

I have a SharePoint 2010 InfoPath list form. The form contains fields which are conditionally formatted, based on if a earlier field on the form is true or false. Field "Were you absent", dropdown ...
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Unable to delete list items

I am not able to delete the list items. The form was created using Infopath and I don't know how to solve this issue. Please see the below screenshot:
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On Button click Display data from web service in Infopath form

I am using SharePoint 2010 , I have a custom list with four columns.This list is modified in infopath form just added a button to it.I have to use a web service as data connection and on entering the ...
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Extract infopath xml data into excel

I have around 2000 InfoPath forms in SharePoint 2010 document library. I want to extract all forms in excel using macro. Any help?
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How to edit email notification workflow in InfoPath?

Is it possible to view or edit a workflow for email notifications only in InfoPath, and NOT with SharePoint Designer? I have been asked to manage a SharePoint site that someone else built. It uses ...
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Force InfoPath form to open in Client

I have a custom list that I need to open in the client. (I'm using a web service data connection and I get the 'loopback' error in the browser.) I do not see the option in the Library Settings to ...
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Update InfoPath hidden field based on value of SharePoint list

I have a list in SharePoint that is: ID | Title | Job 1 | Bob | Painter 2 | John | ...
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Revision of Form that does not overwrite original form creates an editable copy

I have a InfoPath form 2010, that is being published on SharePoint 2007. Currently once the user submits a form and the form is then reviewed and I have a text box to change it to approved upon this ...
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Calculated field in SharePoint 2010 not returning correct average

I have designed a survery/questionaire in InfoPath and have it publishing to SharePoint 2010. I used option buttons (whole number integer) to allow the users to select a rating for each question (...
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Infopath Generate Unique ID

I have question about Infopath Forms. My condition is, I have an infopath form with multiple views. I have a workflow on form, that when the form is submitted, it passes through different views. Now ...
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Infopath how to take a data of change field

How could I take care a date change when the field is change in the data form? I have got combo field, and I want to show a date of last change of combo box in the another text field. How could I do ...
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Infopath how to get curent element ID

How to get in infopath current element id ? I have got a list, and I always want to take last number id from list.
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Multiple InfoPath forms (views) for viewing list item details

I've created and published a custom form using InfoPath. In my custom list on SharePoint 2010, clicking on any item brings up the details window with certain fields. However, in order to see the ...
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How to Auto-Generate Filenames for InfoPath Forms in SharePoint 2013 Form Library?

I have created a Form Library in SharePoint 2013. When I create new Item in this library it asks me for a name. I need a way to generate that name dynamically. I searched the net and found a blog: ...
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Comparing data in two text fields

I have two text boxes which compares the value in one text box with other. Assume Text Box 1 has value as 1234 and Text Box 2 has value 12345,123,12346. Now I will be graying out the text box 1 by ...
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Is it possible to link/sync 2 SharePoint lists together (that are being used as forms for users to fill out)

IS it possible to link or sync 2 SharePoint lists together - more specifically I'm using the SharePoint lists for fillable forms, so if a user clicks "new Item" it pops open a form I made in InfoPath (...
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Infopath - get user properties (e-mail, department.. ) from a people picker - other than current user

I've tried to follow this link http://blogs.technet.com/b/anneste/archive/2011/11/02/how-to-create-an-infopath-form-to-auto-populate-data-in-sharepoint-2010.aspx to get user properties, but I only get ...
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Infopath 2010 Submit Button issue

I have a serious problem with the Infopath 2010 List form i deployed recently. Every time I edit a previously filled form, it creates a new Infopath 2010 form . How can I restrict the creation of ...
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Using InfoPath form for custom content type (derived from Task)

I have Task library in which consists of several custom content types (all of them derived from Tasks content type.) For each custom content type I need to create form in InfoPath. How to assign those ...
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Cascading Lookup columns

I have a project where I need to create a form. In that form I have several columns. The columns that I have questions about are assignment category Assignment type I have questions because the ...
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column formula help

I've asked a question a couple days ago, wich gave me the answer =IF( OR(INT(A)+INT(B)+INT(C) = 3, INT(A)+INT(B)+INT(C) = 0), "Accepted", "Not Accepted" ) But that only works if they have to fill ...
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Attaching workflow to a custom form web part

I don't have access to InfoPath. I am making a custom web part with a basic form having 4 fields and a submit button. I want to start a workflow when user presses submit button? Can I do this in my ...
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How to show/hide columns using info path, based if the login user is inside a SharePoint security group or not

I have the following form inside my SharePoint 2013 Issue tracking tool, which I edited using info path:- But I want to hide the last three columns , unless the login user is inside a SharePoint ...
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InfoPath form web part breaks SharePoint branding

I found that adding an InfoPath form web part to a page broke a lot of the custom branding we have added to our site. Inspecting the html, I noticed that a second reference to core.css had been added ...
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Infopaht form: once repeating table is created, how can i add display rows to be default?

I created the repeating table with two rows display initially, but i would like to have 5 rows instead. How can I fix it?
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Limit user to fill a Infopath list

I have create a list in Infopath and published it in SharePoint. I want to limit users to fill in this list just once. How can I do this? I have Nintex if it's necessary to write a workflow.
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How to switch view programmatically with Infopath 2010 on a button click

I want to switch view in an Infopath form after a button click. I tried that but didn't work : public void BTN_Clicked(object sender, ClickedEventArgs e) { SPSecurity....
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set permission on infopath views base on sharepoint groups

I've customized my newitem.aspx of my list with infoPath in share point 2010 with 4 views and now I want to set permission on each view base on share point groups how can I do it?
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Workflow issues with submitting SharePoint Email

I am a novice sharepoint user and I have worked on a team that has created a sharepoint list that we are using to process requests. We have a built-in workflow that is designed to send users an email ...
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Infopath cannot generate a form template for the sharepoint list - warning message received across the site

I am receiving the below error when trying to customise form in list. I could edit the list in infopath before but now I am receiving this error. I created a new list in the same site to check if its ...
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The item is currently locked for editing & Open Task button not disappearing in InfoPath

I have an InfoPath form that submits to a SharePoint 2010 Library. It has promoted fields which can be edited by SharePoint. Basically, someone gets assigned an approval task via workflow, they then ...
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Why some cells in Infopath 2013 does't change of color?

I have some cells in a table in Infopath that once changed the background color persists this color even if I turn it off, I try to change their color but I couldn't. any style guide that help me to ...
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Multiple values column change breaks form in Sharepoint 2013

I need to be able to sort a lookup column. I made this possible by unchecking the "allow multiple values" option in list settings, however now I cannot edit existing entries in the list. When I try ...
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keeping infopath after an update

I have heard that they are no longer going to use InfoPath in sharepoint. I have numerous InfoPath forms I was just wondering how that would affect them with upgrading. My thinking is I won't be able ...
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Error while creating data connection using XML Document in InfoPath

Referring to this post http://blogs.msdn.com/b/infopath/archive/2007/01/15/populating-form-data-from-sharepoint-list-views.aspx I am trying to create an XML Document data connection using a URL but ...
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Hide InfoPath 2010 section on display of a filled out form if no fields in that section were filled

When a person clicks on a list item, I'd like to hide a section of the form if no fields were filled out. So, for instance, if we had a travel request form and the person didn't fill out anything for ...
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Infopath 2013 repeating section or table

I have a repeating table and section. I want to be able to grab that information from the repeating table and add it to my SharePoint list. It seems that I can only get the first row to show up in ...
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How to create a form where the information on the XSN file cannot be changed after sent or saved?

Can I create a form where all data become static after saved or sent, and not available to be alteration on the filled data for the creator or anyone else either? Besides, all non filled fields must ...
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InfoPath getting the ID not the value I configured in lookup field

I have two lists setup: Office: only has title field LOB Manager: has responsible person and a lookup column to the Office list. The office lookup in LOB Manager is configured to use the Title ...
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Library to house lists used to create dependent drop downs in InfoPath

I am trying to create a dependent drop down list in a new InfoPath form. The best way I found is to create lists in SharePoint and reference those with a filter option. I have created those lists ...
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How do I create a approval workflow for an infopath list

I have created a form using infopath which currently sends the contents as an email when the submit button is pushed. How would I integrate an approval workflow with this form, so that when the ...
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how to implement an infopath form which contains varying number of items

In our corporation we have a paper form which is filled by parents. For example a father should write different specifications about himself, and name and birth date of his family. Obviously he can ...
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How can people submit a form but not have access to full list?

We have a form that does all the things that stated in the blog below: Form closes and thanks individual for submission User gets an email to a link to their application Approver gets an email to ...