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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Adding a Next and Previous Button [duplicate]

This article was very helpful, but would also like to include a previous button, is it possible? Adding a "next" Button to displayform.aspx
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adding large rules on infopath error submitting to sharepoint

I am trying to create a white list, so that when a user enters an IP address that's in this list, the field turns red. I created a rule like if contains "10.0.0.0" turn red etc. Problem is my white ...
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InfoPath Publishing error: InfoPath cannot connect to the server

Getting below error while publishing InfoPath Form: “InfoPath cannot connect to the server. The server may be offline, your computer might not be connected to the network, or InfoPath Forms ...
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publish content type forms to infopath 2013

I have created some Content Type and added some custom columns to it. I would be using this in a list. So I have created a list and added the 2 Content Type to it. Now i would like to use InfoPath ...
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InfoPath form not passing correct Credentials

We have a SP Farm 2013 with a InfoPath form published. i have it set to pull current user and pull the user the first time the form is opened. This works perfect inside my form preview however when ...
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Public Form into SharePoint List

I'm new to SP and am trying to figure out the most straightforward way to have an external form (no login required) that when filled out, will create a new item in an internal SP list. So, in ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Client Object Model

I have been building an application in SharePoint 2010 using InfoPath and SharePoint Designer. The InfoPath Forms submit to SharePoint Lists. Everything has been going well, but now I need to ...
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Is it possible to save a InfoPath view to word document

I am trying to save a view in InfoPath 2010 form to word document. Is it possible to do so? Are there any options to do so? thanks in advance.
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Can 2 repeating tables be used in the same form and saved to a 2013 list? Or Form Library

Is it possible to have more than 1 repeating table in an Infopath form and publish it to a SharePoint List? I can get one to work but what about multiple? 1 table for Risks 1 table for Issues 1 ...
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WebPart Conflict? How to fix

I have added a Infopath Form WebPart in my page and it works fine. The moment I added a Status List WebPart, my infopath form WebPart stops working. The controls are somehow disabled and I can't use ...
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InfoPath form gives error on activation in site collection

I am working with InfoPath form with code behind i.e VSTA and encounter Cannot publish the following form template: TestForm.xsn. Check events log for details. while activating the form on the site ...
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Update List Item Programmatically

I have the following code in a InfoPath form that should update a list with items from a repeating table. For some reason the code runs i get no errors but the list is not updated with the items, ...
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Unable to Open InfoPath Form for SharePoint List

I have a SharePoint List on office 365, trying to design InfoPath form 2013 . But I am unable to open InfoPath form 2013. Yesterday I had worked on same list, but today it is showing error as shown in ...
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Page for Creating a Workflow does not show

I have an issue that one of my colleagues is having and it is bizarre to me. I will provide an example of what is happening. The screenshot below just shows me creating a workflow: After I ...
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InfoPath Repeating Table-Add Filtered Data from Secondary List

I have the following scenario that I am trying to get find a solution for. I have two lists within my SharePoint site called Supplier and Factory. The relationship between the supplier and factory ...
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Comparing Infopath, Sharepoint Designer and ASPX to create Sharepoint Lists

Alot of debate has taken place regarding the pros and cons of each tool. It is now November of 2015, and a few updates are available regarding these tools: Infopath: InfoPath 2013 is now ...
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After using InfoPath 2010 to modify a SharePoint 2010 List Form, no edits are saved through the editfs.aspx

I customized a SharePoint list form via InfoPath but no the editfs.aspx that was created does not save any edits. Delete and Create work but the edit form functions as if it saves but it does not. ...
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Failure to submit to a Sharepoint List from a Repeating Table

Hello I'm an uninformed programmer, apologies. I'm trying to use the following guide to create an Infopath 2010 form which is capable of submitting several rows to a Sharepoint list in a single ...
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SharePoint 2010 custom list won't take edits after customizing form in infopath 2010

From a SharePoint custom list , I customized a form via infopath from a link within SharePoint. All seemed to go well but now I can't edit an item, but I can edit it? It doesn't give me an error. It ...
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Digital Signature InfoPath Issue

I'm using Digital Signature in a form and a submit button. My issue is after the user authenticated his digital signature, the InfoPath form minimizes to the dock/icon tray. So some users is thinking ...
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new form - edit form -display form load very slowly

we have large custom list in sharepoint 2013. these items are around 10000. recently new,edit,display form loaded slowly. forms take a long time to load, about near 2 minutes. forms customized with ...
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SharePoint 2010 List Form Error

I am using Microsoft Designer and Infopath on SharePoint 2010. This morning, I was able to submit the new entries to the list via the form with no issues. This afternoon, it suddenly is not working ...
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Get current logged in User

My client has a server farm (2 Web-servers, 2 App-Servers and one Database-Server). Now I want to show the current user in an Infopath Form. Instead of the current user, the user will be shown, who ...
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Add custom action in ribbon on custom display form

We have Office365/SharePoint Online (no on premise, no hybrid). I have custom list and modified form with Infopath. Once I modify it, it added content type and my display form is dispifs.aspx, not ...
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InfoPath issue after backend upgrade

We have recently upgraded the SharePoint sites from 2010 to 2013. Though the front end interface is still 2010, all the backend servers are upgraded to 2013. On one of the upgraded sites, I have a ...
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How do I add list column to infopath?

I have a custom list and I need to add a new column. Since the original form was customized using Infopath, will Infopath see the new column and just populate the column when clicking "Customize in ...
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How can I design a form so that a new list item matches a preexisting list item according to a specific field?

For example I have a field labeled 'Code' and if you are a submitting a new item through the form and you type in a code that already exists, then the remainder of the fields should automatically ...
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Why is my browser-enabled form losing its content type?

I have two form libraries that host my form and its content type ("library1" and "library2"). I create the form in "library1", save and exit. At this point the content type is accurate. Upon ...
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Approved all workflow task assigned to particular SharePoint Group using button click of Infopath from

I post question here because i want to approve more than one workflow task using info path form button click,i am using SharePoint Office 365 and SharePoint Designer 2013. I have developed Approval ...
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Save Validation requires all fields to be filled out error (no rules linked!)

I have a form that cannot be submitted without all fields filled in. When I look at rule inspector in infopath it only shows the rules I setup (affects 4/5 fields) So I have gone crazy trying to find ...
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How to have an Infopath form lookup sharepoint list data based on textbox input

I want to build a form which looks up an asset based on its serial number. I already have the list of assets built in SharePoint with ID, Serial Number and Asset columns. The Asset name and Serial ...
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How to make a field appear only when a selection from a drop down list is selected?

I want to make an entry field appear only when a certain selection from the previous drop down list is selected. For example, I want the user to select from (laptops, desktops and scanners). I ...
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Infopath form not opening for internal users

Please assist me on this. We created an info path form on a custom list and deployed it on our public facing site. our issue is that it asks for credentials although anonymous users is enabled. ...
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InfoPath Submitting a Form to a another site collection

I am currently using Sharepoint Public Facing website, I am attempting to submit an infopath form to another site collection (private), but I am faced with "cross domain errors" when trying to submit. ...
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Reading an attached file when the form is in “view” mode

I basically have a InfoPath form (2010 version) with two views, one is the "view only" and the other one "edit". In edit mode, I attach a file in the form. This form when opened in the "view only" ...
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.xsn file missing and the workflow does not appear in All Files-Workflows?

I created a workflow which creates a number of tasks. Each task has its own content type & custom task form (I'm trying to create HR Onboarding similar to this one-> ...
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What is wrong with the lookup in my InfoPath Form?

I have SharePoint Online list which I am customizing with an InfoPath form. Two of the fields on the Form are lookup fields with a secondary Data Connection to a second SharePoint List with Fields ...
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InfoPath field change with rules

I have an InfoPath form (2010) and on the bottom of my form I made a Draft Button, and a Submit Button. My first field on the form is called the Form Status, which is a drop down menu with two choice ...
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Graph-able Counts on a SharePoint List

I'm attempting to create a graph (or other visual indicator) for the status of purchase requests as they move through our OotB SharePoint 2010 site. We have developed a complex infopath form for new ...
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Add Item Form Easy Tabs

I don't know where to begin. Problem. I have a form that has numerous fields. There are so many fields it's confusing. Objective: I was thinking I could added easy tabs on the form that could ...
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Edit a field with a “Required” rule

I have a form made in InfoPath to create material requests at my office. One of these fields is a Choice Type with two options: Department and Project, this Choice Type is required. There is also a ...
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Cascading dropdown integer displayed on changing the option

I am facing an issue with cascading drop down in Infopath form customised via sharepoint list. So, I have 2 dropdowns- Country and State. As per the cascading functionality, when England is selected ...
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How do I associate a green cross add document icon with an InfoPath template

I have the below URL for a InfoPath template which is great as it gets the user directly into the template. I know in SP 2013 I can use a Promoted Link to better visualize the link, but what about SP ...
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“Invalid Form Template” Error - InfoPath 2013

I've configured Infopath Forms Services in SharePoint Central Administration but cannot get it to talk to SharePoint. I get the Invalid Form Template error every time I run the Design ...
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Change code behind name of infopath form

I have an Infopath form with code behind. I can't upload this form more than once, because the dll of the code behind has the same name. What is the easiest way to change the name of the dll without ...
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Unable to read error of InfoPath dialog box during publishing

I have simple InfoPath form. I saved it and published it successfully. Then I added C# code to InfoPath form which will populate a text field. Now this required to start Sandbox solution feature on ...
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Update InfoPath form field value in SharePoint Online document library?

I have saved InfoPath Form in a Form Library & also saved field values in separate columns, now I have retrieved one record in InfoPath Form 2013. I'm trying to update "Status" columns value from ...
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InfoPath Calculated Date

I am trying to have the Calculated Date field be the first of the month, the month before Start Date. This works when the Calculated Date month is double digit but breaks on single digit months. Any ...
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Infopath 2013 Reapeating table Rules issue

I have Office Professional Plus 2013 with InfoPath 2013. I am trying to set a rule in repeating table properties but rules button is disable. Any idea why I cannot set rules?
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Infopath forms issue with browser

All my InfoPath forms are opening in Chrome but one form is not opening in Internet Explorer. Is there any method to fix this?