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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Moving items between lists destroys Infopath form

Situation (SP 2010, InfoPath Designer 2010): ListBlue has a form customized with InfoPath, distinct blue background create a template from ListBlue create new ListRed from that template add more ...
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How can I get the “URL name” of a URL string?

I am creating an InfoPath Form that will be used as a content type. A field will need to be auto populated but in order to this I will need to retrieve the "URL Name" so that I can use it to look-up ...
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Infopath change Publish Location

Working with Infopath 2010 here and SP 2010. I've created my form and published it while in DEV. Now, I want to publish it to the Prod Location. Here's the issue and to me, quite strange. I can't ...
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Required Date Field Value in infopath SharePoint 2010

I have an infopath form with 4 buttons, each button corresponds to a different view. When the form loads, only first 2 buttons are visible and when users fills in the fields in the first two buttons(...
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Custom Action doesn't show on form? Could it be infopath?

I have a list where I customized the forms using InfoPath. I then created a custom action for my display and edit form ribbons in SharePoint Designer that prints the item being viewed / edited (using ...
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Content Type or InfoPath? that is the question!

I have a list in SharePoint 2013 where people add activities. These activities come in different types (e.g. Event, Tradeshow, Advert etc...) and the fields required for each type is varies slightly. ...
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How to resolve error creating universal data connection file (.udcx)?

Trying to follow along to create a Data Connection Library but run into the following error: The specified location does not exist or could not be opened. Choose a data connection library on a ...
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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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Workaround limitations of custom forms for external list in InfoPath 2013

I need customize "new" and "edit" form for external list in SharePoint 2013. I use some secondary Data Connections to implements user-friendly interface with ability to lookup data storing in Database....
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URL Hyperlink to Pre-fill InfoPath WebPart Form in SharePoint

I currently have a InfoPath form that is displayed on my SharePoint site via a WebPart. What I have been trying to do is create a hyperlink on that takes a user to the form, and pre-fills a field on ...
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Hide form fields based on current user's department

I need to create a form which needs to be filled out by multiple departments, but each department should only see the fields relevant to them. For example: HR Name Surname Job Title Department ...
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Why do InfoPath browser forms with managed code behave differently in IE and Firefox?

Symptoms: You develop a browser-compatible InfoPath form with managed code for business logic. You use ContactSelector ActiveX control to look up and resolve users from the SharePoint site Users ...
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Infopath Form use in SharePoint Module Need License?

I Created Custom State Machine Workflow in that workflow having Infopath Custom Form Module so we are going to deploy in production server. This Application access number end users in that time we ...
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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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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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Edit the email before sending with InfoPath form

I am using InfoPath in SharePoint which sent automatic mail up on submit. I was wondering is there any way that we see and edit the email before sending it.
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A user with the account name DOMAIN\user could not be found

The query cannot be run for the following DataObject: GetUserProfileByName InfoPath cannot run the specified query. The SOAP response indicates that an error has occurred: A user with the account ...
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Get Multi user value from another list in infopath

Could anybody please help me to resolve this issue? I've designed an InfoPath form, with some controls. I have a second list which has the values like this If the current user trying to see a saved ...
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Rich text box styles and markup

I have a Rich Text Box control with Enhanced rich text (Rich text with pictures, tables, and hyperlinks). When I create multiple views for that, list styles and markup are not displayed in sharepoint ...
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How to avoid saving a newer version of a form with each modification in InfoPath

I have a form that goes round in an approval flow. Every member of the process (around 4-5 per form) has to open it, do some modification and submit again. I have used concat formula in the Submit ...
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InfoPath 2013 Form Library workflow creation

I've created a form in InfoPath 2013 with multiple view. 1st view - Requester (with Submit and Cancel buttons) 2nd view - Action By (with Submit, Approve and Reject buttons) 3rd view - Approved By (...
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Prevent Infopath from saving Default Value after the user changes the default value to something else

I am setting default values to Infopath dropdown list. But when the user selects a different value from the dropdown and saves/submits the form, the new value is not getting saved. Infopath is saving ...
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Hiding a button control when submitting Infopath form to Sharepoint Form Library

I'm creating a public facing form that needs to have the standard Submit button at the bottom of the form. The forms are stored in a Sharepoint form library for staff to review. The problem I'm ...
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“The e-mail message cannot be sent. Make sure the e-mail has a valid recipient”

So I've made a browser form in InfoPath 2013 to be used to request new space for employees. This first goes to the appropriate office manager at the appropriate branch location before being sent to ...
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How do I add rows from list to repeating table?

I am using InfoPath/SharePoint 2010 in browser, i.e. no code solutions only I have a form to collect income data, daily amounts and weekly total. Data has to be collected against a fixed list of ...
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SharePoint Document Library New Document Form

I am building a proposal (job quotation) system which is linked to a Clients list which contains a bunch of data. Proposals are issued to clients via email, and need to be Word documents. For this I ...
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Website form import into Sharepoint Infopath Form

We are trying to set up a form on our external website so users can submit request to different departments. We need to get this information into our internal SharePoint site somehow and wanted to ...
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InfoPath 2013 Conversion to PDF or DOCX

I have an InfoPath 2013 Form. Once the form is completed, on Button click, I want to generate either a PDF or a Word Document. I have done extensive research. SP Designer Workflow works for SP2010 ...
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How to find average in infopath 2010 with NA Values

I have 6 dropdown with the name Checklist1, Checklist2 , Checklist3 etc., with the value from 1 - 10 and NA option I need to find average of all six column hence my formula was avg(CheckList1 | ...
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Filter a drop-down list based on the value of a calculated value

I have a Microsoft InfoPath 2010 form linked to a list at a SharePoint Site. I would like to filter a drop-down list based on the value of a calculated value. There is a drop-down control which ...
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Cannot connect to a SharePoint site from InfoPath 2013

Product installed: SharePoint Trial Here are the steps that I made: a. Create a list. b. Connect to a site. c. Error occurs. What could be the cause of this problem?
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What is tsns:sspId?

I am trying to connect my form to SharePoint Metadata, but everything I try is failing. I am starting to think that I have completely misunderstood what to enter into this window : I have been ...
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Displaying repeating table from sharepoint list

I'm trying to retrieve a repeating table through data connection from sharepoint list. I have a drop down that has project names. Depending on which project I choose, the financial details should be ...
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Time Displaying Incorrectly on InfoPath Form and Not Displaying Current User

I have 2 controls below. The top Text box is labeled CommentsTemp while the bottom TextBox is called Comments. How it works is, when a user enters anything in CommentsTemp, that it would be stored in ...
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InfoPath 2013 cutting field in half when printing

I'm not sure if this is the place to ask this particular question, but since there are other InfoPath questions I'll go ahead and ask. I have a huge form with tons of show/hide formatting rules. When ...
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attachment infopath not showing in outlook but link works?

Attachments control in the InfoPath is there but the place where the attachment control is placed it shows blank but I am able to click and download the files. How do I show the attachment control. ...
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How to Bind textbox/ListBox from one List with depending on other Dropdownlist populated with Another Sharepoint list in InfoPath?

I have a DropDownList which is populated with One SharePointList in INFOPATH DESIGNER and the value for other textboxes are filled depending on this DropDownList Selected Value using Rules & ...
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Hiding the top line (control) in a repeating table using InfoPath

I have set up a Data Connection to retrieve the data from a list (such as Time, Price, etc..) I have created a repeating table to have this section in each line. I was using a Formatting to hide the ...
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Publishing a Form to a Form Library is not Allowed

I have been assigned a task to check out an InfoPath 2010 form that is located within a Form Library. For testing purposes I created a new Form Library called Test Form Library. I then publish the ...
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Infopath slow on load because of data connection to a large list

In InfoPath preview mode everything is fine, data connection on the list of 15000 items is populating dropdown menu based on a filter(I am only looking for two rows so filtering is implanted). Once ...
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Infopath Repeating Data

I want to create a form something like this- 1. User Name 2. Date of Birth Then multiple course information- Course Number, Course Date I can think of two approaches and need some help with ...
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InfoPath Library form missing attachments

I have created a library form with a repeating table and with an attachment field (for multiple attachments) and using Send an Email (Data connection on form), submitted it to Outlook. I received an ...
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Windows Event Log Error

Below is an error I am receiving when I try to edit and add to my SharePoint list: An error occurred while using the form. For more information, contact the site administrator. An entry has been ...
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create InfoPath Form in Form Library using the existing template in Office 365 REST/CSOM Not Working

I want to create InfoPath Form in Form Library from below code using the existing template in Office 365 I can't make it working by attaching it to template, Urgent help is appreciated. var ...
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Infopath Form Error on GetUserProfileByName

I have restored a site collection For me to get the current log on user I reconfigure the data connection of the InfoPath to link on the new server name. (SOAP adress) Reconfigure DCL folder ...
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Time fields changing when submitting a form

I have a form where users press buttons to get the current time for specific tasks, basically tracking time. The form is a InfoPath 2010 Web Browser Form and when I submit from the preview in InfoPath ...
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Alert for browser enabled InfoPath forms

I need to alert an user about session time out for browser enabled InfoPath forms. Its not about changing/configuring the session time out but to just show an alert to user that his/her form is gonna ...
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Infopath - SPServices - SPCascadeDropdowns

Is it possible to use SPServices.SPCascadeDropdowns with infopath? My script working fine with a default form but not with an infopath form. I would like to find a solution for use it with infopath. ...
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Export Data Feed for Forms Library (Infopath) for Reporting

I need to create reports based on the Infopaths submitted in the forms library. This library will act as data source for my reports (reports like how many forms are submitted / some pie charts etc.) ...
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Creating User Profile Data Connection in InfoPath 2013 (Office 365)

I'm trying to create a data connection for the user profile in InfoPath 2013 but am receiving this error: The data source file is accessed through a redirection from a different domain, which is ...