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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Start Workflow by column without Designer

I got the following issue. First of all, im not allowed to use SharePoint Designer. i'm working with SharePoint 2010 and InfoPath 2010. A column named "Airbase" gets his data from a dropdown list ...
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Checkout and checkin in sharepoint 2013 infopath form

I am migrating infopath form from SP20010 to SP2013 one of the form contains the checkout(on button click) - Checkin(on exit) functionality. I converted the Checkout data connection file. its ...
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Stop users creating an infopath form if it already exists

I have a form library with the following content types I have set each form to be saved with the following format Company Name - Network Information We only need one network information form per ...
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How do I add a dropdown into CAML that is a retrieve data connection for Infopath form

I am brand new to CAML and sharepoint design. I have created an InfoPath Form that contains a repeating table from XML file. The form uses the WebService to submit data to Sharepoint list. I want the ...
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How create download Link for InfoPath Attachments in list view?

I am using SharePoint 2013, I have created a form with InfoPath my form has attachments. it is working fine the only problem is that How can I have a download link for attachments in list view?
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Create subsite using an infopath form

Is it possible to create an infopath form which would allow me to create automatically a subsite when I click submit form? Can I configure workflow in that certain way or this is not possible?
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Reassembling Info Path forms

I am programmatically converting an info path form to a html file for mobile display purposes. Sadly office inter-op is forbidden to me due to older equipment. As well as .net 4.0 ( currently using ...
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Infopath, update current item id in the querystring

Is it possible to have an InfoPath form with a drop down control that updates the querystring id on change? When the form loads, a couple of list items is available from the drop down. This items ...
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infopath form is checked out to user Id provided in Authentication section in .udcx file instead of current user

I am migrating infopath form from SP2007 to SP2013 my infopath form contains the checkout(on page load) - Checkin(on submit click) using webservices. I converted the Checkout  data connection to ...
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Redirect user to library after saving InfoPath form

I've made a form using InfoPath Designer 2013 and published it to a SharePoint Online 2013 form library. Everything works as expected, the data get saved to the library when the user clicks the save ...
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Infopath 2013 refresh a page

Is it possible to refresh a Infopath 2013 page on button click? It should not update or clear fields. Can it be achieved through Infopath rules?
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How to get a hyperlink to open in same window?

I'm using infopath 2010. I set an hyperlink to pen a page, but it opens it in another window. Is it possible to open the link and close the actual window. Thanks!
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How to edit NewItem Form of a DocumentSet (stored in DocLibrary) in InfoPath?

I got a new question that came across today. Being an absolute fan of InfoPath I would like to be able to edit the NewItem Form that appears, whenever I create a new documentSet in my documentLibrary. ...
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WideListSchema upgrade to 2013

I have an InfoPath form create and deployed to a form library in SharePoint 2007, there are over 300 fields on the form and when published all fields were promoted. I am upgrading to SharePoint 2013 ...
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Sharepoint numeric formula

I have a sharepoint list and I need , in a new column, a numeric count upwards. So whenever they fill in the survey, it gains +1 regardless how many days/hours are between the two surveys. So, first ...
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Creating a group for a repeating table in Infopath 2013

So, I am trying to recreate something that another developer built and running into some difficulties. I would like to create a repeating table in InfoPath to display my historical comments, like ...
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Form confirmation breaking my workflow

I have a form designed in Infopath 2010 (with Sharepoint on Office 365). When submitted, it puts the info into a list and kicks off a workflow that sends emails to the GMs. We decided to add a second ...
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InfoPath form not loading - object not set to an instance

I have an infoPath form that is published to a site as a browser based form. When previewing the form, it loads the data connections fine. When I publish the form to the content type or library the ...
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InfoPath: form is checked out for editing, alternate access mapping

our SharePoint 2013 farm has alternate access mapping defined for the web application. This is causing an interesting issue with one of the InfoPath forms. InfoPath forms give error saying "form is ...
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InfoPath 2010 - People picker not working/opening in filler

For some reason, people picker is not working in the InfoPath 2010 filler or Preview. When I publish the form as a "web enabled form", the People Picker will open up in the browser and it works ...
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How to get multiple attachment controls on sharepoint list form?

I have created sharepoint custom list. And i have customized list using infopath 2013. I need three attachment controls on the infopath form where by default there is only one attachment control ...
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Move InfoPath List form template from one environment to another

I have created a custom List forms through InfoPath Designer as per the following article from microsoft in my dev environment. I would like to move this custom list form into further environment ...
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Infopath view based on the user who opens the form

I have created an expense form for users to complete their expenses Once the form has been submitted to the form library I would like to set the form so if a different user tries to open a form they ...
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How to navigate through SharePoint list items in Infopath form

I have a SharePoint 2013 list with an Infopath form associated with it. Once we opened up an item from the list, I need to have a way to navigate through next and previous items using next and ...
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How to make File Upload Control a conditionally required field?

I have four optional buttons. The file or amortization is required to be uploaded only if either Loan (One of the four option buttons) is selected or Bond is selected. Another words user must upload ...
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Generating approval of workflow based on infopath form

I am wondering if I can dynamically create a SharePoint workflow based on the value of some fields in an Info Path form. For example, a field on the form might contain an ordered list of people that ...
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Multiple Fields for Query String Filter on WebInfo Part

Using sharepoint 2010 I have a form that i would like to autofill values via a url i.e newItems.aspx?ID=44. I have been successful in doing this with one parameter using a query string URL filter. I ...
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Infopath custom action

I have a InfoPath form library. Now I want to insert a custom button. when I click on the custom button I need to insert a replicated copy of the whole form in the same form library but with different ...
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An error occurred while trying to connect to a web service

I created a form in InfoPath which is having a people picker control which need to populate the login user name. To create that created a data connection which talks to userprofileservice.asmx web ...
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Auto-populating Infopath fields from a Sharepoint list after selecting a drop down

I currently have two lists one titled 'Book of Work' which holds details around on-going projects and the other titled 'Book of Work Amendments' which are requests submitted by users to change project ...
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How to enable infopath form attachment to open in browser

I have a infopath form with attachment control that is published to form library and I am able to access the form via browser. User attaches form in the attachment section but the problem is that when ...
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Info path drop downs not working in ms-word

I have a drop down list (of approvers) with some filter rules in an approval workflow. When I am using this info path form in browser it is populating the list of approvers in the drop down list. But ...
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List Form created in Infopath is completely displaced in sharepoint 2010

I've got a List in SharePoint 2010 with a Standard form. I wanted to customize it with InfoPath by clicking on "customize forms" in the toolbar in SharePoint. In InfoPath, everything works fine, all ...
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sharepoint infopath 2013 mouseover not work on ipad browser

I have a SharePoint list with custom info-path forms. On these forms there are some fields which have required validation and when user mouse over on that field then a popup "Cannot be blank" shown on ...
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Infopath Form Load in sharepoint 2013

I created an Infopath form and publish it to SharePoint 2013. At first it worked properly, but suddenly the form does not work and SharePoint sends me the error that the form can not load. After ...
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How to resolve error creating universal data connection file (.udcx)?

Trying to follow along to create a Data Connection Library http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/ms772101(v=office.14).aspx but run into the following error: The specified location does ...
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change the data type of a sharepoint column from the content type using powershell

i have been trying to change the data type of a field called "EmployeeName" from Number to Text - which is associated with a Infopath form Library in SharePoint 2010 env
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How would i start a Workflow and close a infopath form, while still leaving the option to save the form without starting the workflow. SharePoint 2010

I've come across an issue while making a InfoPath form for a workflow on a site I am currently working on, being I need to have the ability for a user to be able to close the form and start a ...
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SPD Workflow Emails Sporadically Sending

I have been witnessing a disturbing trend in my SP environment, slowly I am watching workflows begin to experience a problem where emails do not always send. It's very random. Worst of all is that on ...
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how to disable default check button in multi select list in infopath

In my multiselect list, the checkbox items are checked by default in InfoPath 2010. How do I disable this? Here's the list: Any ideas
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How to detect Info Path form is used or unused programmatically

I have designed an info path form and published successfully to the web. Then I go testing, the info path form is in used (it was automatically added to default new, edit and display form). But when ...
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Substracting cascading multiple selection box + dropdown list

I have a multi-select boxe and a drop down but instead of ADDING the choices made in the multi select box to the list of selectable items in the drop down list, I want to SUBSTRACT them. I'll try to ...
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Edit a Record in SharePoint List with InfoPath Form

I have a SharePoint list (ID, Field1, Field2) that Group1 submit Field1 with the New Item form. I am trying to create another form which Group2 can use to view Field1 and add information to Field2. ...
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How to make field read only in infopath

I need to make the field Date read only : Any ideas?
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SharePoint 2010 Info path people picker search not working - Form based authentication

We have people picker field in the info-path form located in a SharePoint form library.There are few people picker fields. These people picker fields are bound to a share-point group. Whenever we try ...
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How can I cause an InfoPath Form Web Part to load a previously filled form?

I have an InfoPath 2010 Web Part that receives a value from a data connection. I want to use this value to load a form with data filled in from a previous submit. How can I do this? The form submits ...
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Overide Core.js Options?

What is the best way to be able to manipulate objects in the DOM using JQuery/JavaScript, specifically in an InfoPath browser enabled form in SharePoint 2010? If I try to grab a value from an input ...
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Using an email form to send data to a SharePoint Survey list

Folks, I have created a SharePoint 2010 survey using the Create Survey command. The survey is behind a proxy server that requires users to be in a collaborative domain to use SharePoint. However, the ...
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filter parent instead of child in parent/child relationship

I have created successfully a cascading drop-down parent/child relationship using sharepoint list as secondary as the data connections. Basically the first drop-down of product category filters a ...
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Lock an auto-populated field in an infopath form

I followed the instructions on creating an auto-populate field that queries via form load, used this site: ...