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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Sharepoint Webservice get another user's phone number?

I'm developing an Infopath form. I'd like to only use a webservice if possible. Of course with code I can tap right into AD. But not what I need for this project. I'm looking around I've check out ...
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How to set people picker to readonly in infopath?

I am using sharepoint 2013. At one list I have implemented my custom edit page in infopath. I am using some sections and some rules. I would like to set a people picker field to readonly but I cannot ...
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Converting Infopath 2007 to Infopath 2014

We are migrating from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint Online 2013. We have some InfoPath 2007 forms we would like to migrate. Any suggested way to approach these? Have not tried but what happens if you ...
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InfoPath Formula Generate Number

I am creating a PO form workflow, and part of the PO form will need to have a unique number assigned to it. Currently we have concatenated the date to one long number, i.e. 20130920152333, but we ...
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Repeating table bound to secondary data source: can't add columns and rows

I'm trying to create a form (in a form library) that updates multiple lists using InfoPath. I have a media inventory list that contains: Media Type Total Discs Available Min. Discs Threshold ...
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My workflow is only kicking off an email to the first approver of a two level approver workflow

I am using the example from Laura Rogers book, Infopath Step By Step. I have built my form and Workflow identical to hers (so I thought) Here is the workflow: Step 1 Set Variable: FormLink to ...
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Query on InfoPath data storage

I have a query on InfoPath 2013 forms. I have designed an InfoPath 2013 form where there are large number of fields (controls) where data would reside, like text-boxes, drop-down, etc. My concern is, ...
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Infopath querying secondary datasource based on fields in main data connection

So based on a field in my form, i want to execute a sql query when that field changes. Ive set up the data connection, but as far as i can see, the connection is static and there is no way to ...
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Adding javascript to a new form in a form Library

How do i add javascript to the form library new form, since i published infopath form as default form page. I am using sharepoint 2013 and infopath 2013 to customize the form. Is there any way to ...
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Update InfoPath Form Field From SharePoint List

I am building a form where we have one field which changes every month. Users using the form can't edit this, but obviously those will full control can. I have set the default value in the list ...
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InfoPath Unique datetime with milliseconds as field

Currently I am using concat(substring(now(), 1, 4), substring(now(), 6, 2), substring(now(), 9, 2), substring(now(), 12, 2), substring(now(), 15, 2), substring(now(), 18, 2)) to get a unique ticket ...
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Change “Select” choice in dropdown list to not a choice

I have a drop down list field and it's a required field, but I don't want the select default choice to be a choice. How do I accomplish this in Infopath?
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What does the error message “The source query parameter is not valid” mean?

I have an InfoPath form I am publishing to a SharePoint forms library. It is actually a copy of a form that I am trying to modify slightly and deploy in another location. The form has several views ...
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Infopath and Active Directory

I have an evaluation form that I am building in infopath. How this form is going to be used is. The manager will fill out the form and then an entire workflow behind it. What i want to do is in the ...
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Edit Library Form

Using SP2010: I added a column within the library so that I could display through different views. I can change the value stored in this column through using Library Tools -> Library -> Datasheet ...
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Double Eval- Repeating Value

I'm having some trouble with a double-eval concatenation. I am using the formula xdMath:Eval(xdMath:Eval(xdXDocument:GetDOM("REST Vacation")/ns1:feed/ns1:entry, 'concat(//d:EmployeeID, ";")'),".."), ...
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InfoPath and UserProfileService

I am having a strange problem with UserProfileService that I can't seem to resolve. When I add http://<mySite>/_vti_bin/UserProfileService.asmx as a data source, none of the methods are listed, ...
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How to create form or survey with same multiple choice answers

I have a need to create a SharePoint questionnaire for building inspections. These inspections are to be performed weekly by different departments Each area to be inspected will have a reply of: ...
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oracle data in InfoPath form

We have a InfoPath form on which wants to show real time data from Oracle database. E.g. Employee name in a drop down list in InfoPath form from employee table in oracle. Don't want to populate ...
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Cannot download an InfoPath form template

I am replacing a colleage for the support of a SharePoint 2010 intranet. I need to modify a InfoPath form. I get an error message when I try to download a copy of the form template from the intranet. ...
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InfoPath 2013 to replace formated SSRS reports of Single SharePoint List items?

New to Infopath. Can we natually and easily use Infopath 2013 to do the following with SharePoint: Format SharePoint List Data on a sharePoint WebPart web page for a single SP List item (determined ...
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Set InfoPath 2010 form to grade mulitiple choice

I have set up an InfoPath 2010 form with drop-down list answers that I changed to radio buttons. When a selection is made and submitted, the answer(ID) is sent to a SharePoint 2010 list. My ...
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publishing infopath drop-down value makes me choose a function

When I try to publish the value of an Infopath 2010 drop-down box to a SharePoint list, InfoPath forces me to choose a function (first, last, count, or merge). Why can't I just publish the ...
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Moving a infopath form from one site collection to another

I have problem with moving a infopath form from one site collection (dev computer) to another. WHat I did was to create a list and create an infopath form. Once the form was all ready and published, i ...
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SOAP error when publishing Infopath 2010 form to Sharepoint

I am working in a list which contains around 300 different fields. I have also added another list as second data connection. Everything is perfect at this stage and i am able to publish ...
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SharePoint Library - Multiple Content Types - Each Type as a link on page to open document

I have a SharePoint library for multiple request types. Each request type has it's own InfoPath form, which I published to the library as content types. All that is working fine. However, instead ...
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Can an InfoPath 2010 form be built from an existing content type

I have several custom content types defined in a site collection defined as a hub. These content types have been published and I have some other sites that use these content types. I would like to ...
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Submit an Old Form to a new Sharepoint

I had to start a new sharepoint for different reasons but I wanted to keep the format the same. I recreated my sharepoint list and copied a form from the old sharepoint. I updated my URL in Data ...
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How can we customize “View Item” form after using InfoPath?

I created a InfoPath form, and when I click on "New Item" I am able to see the nice form. However, when the user clicks "View Item" the form has sections that I would like to remove/hide. Is there ...
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InfoPath Code broke when Office 365 went from 14 to 15 please, anyone, check my code

Using SharePoint object model to add an new list item. All resources say the code should not have been affected in the upgrade. It builds with now errors ... deploys to the Sandbox and activates. ...
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How to create a link to edit a SharePoint custom list item in InfoPath

I have an InfoPath 2010 form that I want to open in InfoPath Filler when the user clicks on a link containing a reference to an item in a SharePoint custom list. I haven't been able to get Filler to ...
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InfoPath form web part connection to a list view web part

What value needs to be passed from a InfoPath form web part to a list view to display all items. I have am InfoPath form displaying in a form web part that will pass a dropdown value into a list view ...
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Count people picker field if it is set

I would like to create a custom workflow with an Infopath created form, but the problem is I have a list of about 8 people picker fields that I would like to count, only if it is set (ie: a person's ...
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Can these permission requirements be met with audiences?

permission requirements: Users from several regional departments fill out one complex InfoPath form. Every user can only edit his own form instance, but he can authorize others by adding Names in ...
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How to save infopath form with unique filename when it is published as site content type

I created an InfoPath form which should be published as a site content type. The content type will be used in several libraries. The form must create an unique filename for every new instance. Every ...
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External List Infopath form submit error when using picker

I'm encountering an error while submitting data using infopath forms to a sharepoint 2010 external list. The error only occurs if an external item picker control is used. This error does not occur in ...
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How can I delete xsn form from Manage Form Templates programmatically?

For some reason xsm form doesn't remove from Manage Form Templates on Feature deactivation process, so looks like I should handle it myself. Can someone tell how to do this programmatically?
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Info Path 2010 read and update accdb with Sharepoint Online

I am new to Sharepoint and to Info Path, so I hope can correctly articulate my goal, here. I would like to use Info Path to distribute forms which read,update and delete records in an Access 2010 db ...
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Auto-Set a Sharepoint list field upon submittal of a form

I created an Infopath form and would like to have a particular field to be set to some default value every time this form is submitted (the field is not shown on the form, user should not have to ...
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Infopath 2010 Form Deployment - feature folder of 14 hives

I deploy Infopath forms using powershell script. After deployment, dlls of my deployed application appears in 14 hives/feature/guidfeaturefolder After some modifications when i deploy again the same ...
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Form cannot be submitted

I have two identical InfoPath forms on two different site collections within the same web application (SP2010). One works fine but the other produces this error when submitting the form.... The ...
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Ways of creating a Leave application form in Sharepoint?

I need to create a form as part of the workflow with details and validation by taking some data from leave database such as Leave available and work replacement with other details. So, i need to ...
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Find out if validation errors exist in InfoPath form

Does anyone perhaps know of a way to find out at any point when a form is filled in if there are any validation errors on the page? I am having a lot of trouble with users that are not very ...
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Hiding buttons on an infopath printout

Just curious whether there is a way to hide buttons/other elements on an infopath 2010 form so that that don't appear on the print preview/ printout. TIA
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Publish 2 InfoPath forms as content types to one library?

We have to develop 8 infopath forms for use in a doc library. What these will be are various forms filled out for our patients. The reason we’re looking at a doc library over lists, is they want to be ...
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Where is the InfoPath self-signed certificate store?

I used InfoPath 2010 to create a self-signed certificate (which I can see in InfoPath when I go to sign my code). Where is that stored? Even after a refresh, I can't find that certificate in the MMC ...
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How to submit an InfoPath-built form to a Library With a Dynamic URL?

Salvete! I have a custom infopath-built form. I also have 100 subsites - children of a single site collection. I plan to deploy my forms library via powershell to each site, and then, since I used ...
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How to add other content to a content-type?

Salvete! I want to create a custom content-type, but I want to add a few subtitles and maybe some custom content, such as graphics, or explanations, to the fill-in area. How can I do that short of ...
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Display drop down items based on previous selected value in infopath

I am trying to do one thing in sharepoint. Student should select the Highest Qualification. In Highest qualification I am showing 3 values such as: Post Graduation, Graduation, Under Graduation ...
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Uploading an InfoPath form programmatically

I know how to upload the published xsn InfoPath form, but when I try to open it, the form can't find its code behind assembly dll. Does anyone know how to add that? I know it gets put in hive 14 ...