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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InfoPath customize action when button is clicked

In an InfoPath 2013 form that accesses a custom list, I would like to add functionality to the form. When a user clicks on a button, checkbox, and/or some other item, I would like to change a ...
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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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How to assign programatically an InfoPath XSN to a Content Type

I had some content types and some XSN infopath files... I can link it by web interface and this works well but I must do this connection during feature activated event... So... Is there any code to ...
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Dynamic people picker value in infopath form

I have an infopath form, where several fields exist. Everything is fine with textbox fields, but there is some trouble with people picker field. I can pre-assign initial value for these field, but ...
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Errors when Submit form data to SharePoint list from Outlook Email

I have used a data connection on my InfoPath form for a Submit button such as "send the form data as an attachment". on the list when a UserA clicks submit button a form is sent to UserB outlook. In ...
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custom actions to ribbon ui in infopath 2010 forms for sharepoint 2013

I have created 4 custom actions at the item display ribbon using SPdesigner2013. It works fine. However, when I customize the list form in InfoPath, these custom action buttons dissappear. They are ...
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List on External Content Type ECT modify edit form

I have a SQL 2012 table that that publishes a list in sharepoint 2013. I have been able to create some custom filters on the display page and pass those back and forth to get most of the list to ...
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Customize InfoPath Form select element

I have an InfoPath form used for ordering inventory from our warehouse. There are drop-down lists with the roughly 180 inventory items available for request. I would like to make hybrid drop-down ...
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Export Infopath Form from Sharepoint List

I have a List that uses an Infopath form. Is it possible to extract the actual infopath xml document. The idea is I want to have a process where I extract the item as xml as dump it in a document ...
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Infopath form opens as read only and cannot be submitted by only some users

We have an infopath form that we created so our staff can submit their expenses through SharePoint. This form then needs to be signed and approved by someone in upper management. Once a form is ...
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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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Limit a user group to a specific view created via InfoPath 2010

I have created a new view called 'RequesterView' (via InfoPath 2010) to add items to a issue tracking list. The purpose of this is to limit the visibility of certain fields such as 'Assigned To', 'Due ...
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InfoPath list Forms wont display

Have a 2013 farm and we use InfoPath forms for lists, internally they show up without any issue. However when accessing the form externally they show up blank, no errors. Our farm is setup so that ...
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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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The data source file is accessed through a redirection from a different domain infopath

Trying to use a web service as a data connection in an InfoPath form on my 2013 farm. The URL I feed it is http and it gives me the following error... The data source file is accessed through a ...
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InfoPath code to delete all rows of repeating table and then add back one default row

I have the code on a clicked event to reset a repeating node (deleting all existing rows - see code)... I am looking for the best way to add back a default row. I tried using xmlwriter, but this ...
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Infopath 2013 edit for date probably needs a regular expression

In an InfoPath 2013 form that uses a custom list, I want to be able to create an edit for a date. This would occur when the user does not use the date picker but uses enters a value. If the user ...
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Infopath 2013 describe the options of default buttons versus auto generated buttons

In my first project using InfoPath/SharePoint 2013, I have a request for the following buttons from a user: 1. 'Save' button where changes are 'saved' but they are not submitted to the workflow ...
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InfoPath save and copy action

Is it possible to have a "save and copy" button on an InfoPath form based on a SP 2013 list that will save the current form and then open a new one with the previous forms data pre-populated? This is ...
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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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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 2010 Coding with C#

currently i'm using Microsoft Office 2010 in FRENCH version, the problem is that there's a mild difference even in coding fml. I need to know how to locate the XpathNavigator in infopath designer 2010 ...
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How to disable attachment in infopath form

I have a InfoPath form which will get attachment for first time. During edit it should not show the the attachments, how can this be accomplished?
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New Field on InfoPath 2010 form not being picked up by workflow

I looked, but don't think this has been answered. I have an existing InfoPath form to which I am adding one TextBox control. I've named the field [ChargeCode] and created a column in my List (and ...
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InfoPath: Hide view dropdown box from user

I created a client based InfoPath 2007 compatible form with multiple views in InfoPath 2010 Designer. The form contains rules to switch views as needed, so I don't want the users who fill out the form ...
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Approval/Feedback workflow: how to change the task status with a custom button on InfoPath Form?

I created two workflows, one based on the approval workflow and another based on the feedback workflow via SharePoint Designer 2010. For both workflows I'm trying to find a solution to add a custom ...
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Infopath People picker work like Sharepoint people picker

Im designing Infopath form..as its too long.while filling the value in people picker field it taking so much time...As in Sharepoint List People picker, the name are auto suggesting, as we type the ...
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Can you use InfoPath to import data from a list make changes and then submit back to the list?

I would like to create a form that imports all of the data from the list. The form would be populated with that data and you would then be able to page forward or back and look at each list items ...
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Language of Repeating table shortcut menu in Infopath Form

I have SP 2013 ENG with SP Slovak Language pack installed in our environment. The problem I have is that some of the Infopath controls are not translated into Slovak. For example the shortcut menu of ...
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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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Using different InfoPath forms for Edit or Submit

I am an Infopath newbie and am sorry if this is something I should have found with Google. I've searched for an hour or so and can't find anything similar. First, my company uses Sharepoint 2010, ...
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Customized InfoPath form

I have a customized InfoPath form that I want to use as a Library. So I created a new Library, set the Allow management of content types to YES then selected the custom template. Now when I add a new ...
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Cannot edit Document Information Panel

I tried to change Document Information Panel for my custom content type. I have WSP with simple text field: <Field Group="MyFields" Name="MyTxtField" ID="{A22BAD37-31C0-4BED-A3F9-7686CB9FF930}" ...
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Update Custom Forms with Powershell

I'm trying to update custom forms of SharePoint lists in a large amount of SharePoint 2010 subsites with powershell. I'm not quite sure what the correct approach is. The form itself can be found as ...
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Digital Signature Modal from InfoPath Form in SharePoint 2010

I currently have 4 views created in InfoPath, using Form Load for a Approval Process in SharePoint 2010. I would like to use Digital Signatures for each approvers signature but the Modal view that ...
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Form Always prompting to update

I have a form (2007 filler form template - deployed on SharePoint 2010, opens in infopath) and when it opens I am always getting a prompt saying a 'new version is available and to update the form'. ...
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Access a list residing at the root level from a subsite for an InfoPath 2010 form

Sorry for the confusing title! I'll try to explain my problem a little bit better.. So the site that I'm building has a contact form (created using InfoPath 2010) on each page that the visitor can ...
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url needs to include the InfoPath 2013 form

In a SharePoint 2013 workflow, I am currently sending out an email message that says we have received your list that you submitted. In that email message I want to give the user a url so they can ...
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SharePoint 2013 how to update repeating data on weekly basis

In a new SharePoint 2013 project that I am working on, the user will be entering the same data on a weekly basis. The data will need to be entered between a start date and end date. The required ...
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Problems storing Infopath 2010 XSN files in a document library on Sharepoint 2010 server

To collaborate on building forms for collecting data, we are uploading our .xsn form templates to a document library in a "Sharepoint Admins" site. There are a couple of problems with this approach ...
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How to get Visual Studio 2013 to work with InfoPath 2013?

Trying to solve the problem, in InfoPath 2013, Missing Programmability Components, when trying to edit code. It asks for Microsoft Visual Studio 2012, Visual Studio C# Support, and Microsoft Visual ...
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Infopath Read Only status Later allows for a copy for a revision

I currently have a infopath form published to a sharepoint where the users can currently go in and open the form and submit the form. After the form is reviewed and approved I would like the form to ...
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Condition for Person/Group Picker

I have two buttons on my form. One button, titled "Ask additional information", loads a textbox with the Submit button beneath it. Another button, titled "Assign Resources": When I click "Assign ...
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Adding fields from multiple content types in an infopath list form- is this possible?

I'm building an infopath form to enter a request form for SharePoint 2013 (SP Online) using InfoPath 2013. There are different kinds of requests and corresponding questions (fields) related to those ...
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Infopath forms not added to central admin after deploying workflow

I am making changes to several SharePoint state machine workflows that each contain Infopath forms for the workflow tasks. I have been able to deploy all but one of them successfully. The problem I am ...
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How to ensure that Infopath 2010 is in online mode?

Tried to search internet but could not find it. I was given Infopath (.xsn) form which I open from file system and get: "The query cannot be run for the following DataObject: Region InfoPath ...
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InfoPath rounding algorithm

Can someone tell me what kind of rounding algorithm is used in InfoPath? Hereby some examples that I see in InfoPath when rounding. 0.2245 => 0.224 0.2695 => 0.269 0.3145 => 0.315 If it was normal ...
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Make all Infopath 2013 error messages easier to locate than the default

In an existing InfoPath 2013 form that I am working with, there are edits in the custom form that uses a custom list. Which is ok. The problem is it is hard to find all the errors if there are a lot ...
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'Claim Task' marks the task as complete

I'm having a problem with one of the SharePoint 2010 workflows I'm updating. One of the tasks in the workflow is assigned to a group in the site collection. When I login as one of its users and click ...
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Setting the value of a boolean XMLElement

I'm having a problem when assigning a value to a Boolean check/tick box within InfoPath xml code. I've created text boxes using inner text values but this gives the error of an incorrect data type. ...