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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How to display list items in Infopath

I want to display list items in InfoPath once i selected the particular column. Say I have selected Empid, automatically emp name, city, state and all the info related to emp id should display. Please ...
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Infopath; remove control boxes for print view

I have an Infopath form that is being used in several views. Eventually, this form must be printed out (As our network doesn't allow for digital signatures). For this printed view, is there any way to ...
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How to check if user has a permission to complete task in InfoPath task form?

Is it possible to check if the user has enough permissions to complete task in InfoPath 2010 task form? Or maybe it is possible to show to user read-only view if he has lack of the rights. The full ...
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Adding a dummy field

In infopath form I went to Field pane Main is selected for data source Right click on "myFields" The add field adds column to the list. I need to add a dummy field in Infopath for some ...
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Multi-value fields — how to get totals?

I apologize if the answer to this is obvious, I'm just completely new to SharePoint and need at least a pointer in the right direction. I have a list with a "Choice" field. I've used InfoPath to ...
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GetProfile webservice not working

I was using a data connection called GetProfile to get some users data. From yesterday I am getting a below error “The settings for one or more data connections in your form are defined in a data ...
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Change the default “Name” column in a Form Library

Is it possible to change the default "Name" column that is created in a form library. One method I saw is creating a content type that inherits from this column. Could someone provide instructions on ...
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SPServices to retrieve the last record of repeated section data inside Sharepoint library

I have a Infopath that contain 2 fields which I put it as a repeating section as shown in the picture below (for the time being - please ignore the error) How do I retrieve the last record of a ...
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InfoPath 2010 Form / SharePoint 2010 List

I've been given an interesting project where I need to have a set of 3 forms as a readiness checklist for a software go-live event. I have approximately 200 offices that need to fill out forms of ...
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Rich Text Field in SharePoint List Infopath form 2010

I am facing an issue with Rich Text Field in SharePoint List Infopath form 2010 , I have replaced a default Custom List form with Infopath Form 2010 and now I am not able to see "Upload File" option ...
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How to manage hardcoded paths in custom InfoPath forms for different environments (dev, staging, release)?

When you create custom InfoPath forms for your SharePoint components (lists, workflow tasks or initialization form etc) all web references point to InfoPath Designer. Create one from a blank form and ...
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Creating Custom List Definitions that Use InfoPath Forms - Deploy everything using Visual Studio 2010

I'm trying to create a list instance from a list definition, all from a VS2010 solution and want to have custom InfoPath forms for the list instance. This article keeps popping around in my searches: ...
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Getting at InfoPath/form library data using LINQ to SharePoint

I'm teaching myself some basic SharePoint stuff, coming from three-tier ASP.NET, and before that, Java background. I've been trying to figure out how to do things "the SharePoint" way, rather than ...
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SharePoint Form Print Preview Differnt from actual Hard Copy

I am experiencing a problem where the actual print out of a Form from SharePoint is different from the preview. We have three multiple selection list boxes that are populated from an external data ...
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Create ContentType for InfoPath forms

I have a form library in a site template. When I create a new site based on my template, I want to have the columns in the list like when I deploy my form from infopath. Can I make a content type and ...
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SharePoint 2007 Workflow to insert the content of attachment of a InfoPath form into the email

I have a InfoPath 2007 form that have 2 attachment field for people to upload any of the following type of files: PDF, DOC, DOCX, JPG, GIF, BMP. If the end-user submit any of above types of files as ...
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Add repeating table when user submits?

I am using InfoPath and SharePoint, I have a question about a comment section and a repeating table. What I want to be able to happen is that once the comments are submitted a repeating table is added ...
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Auto Generate text field (in InfoPath 2010) from a SharePoint 2010 list

I am currently working on a project that requires me to have a drop down list (that has a data connection to a SharePoint 2010 list) and a text box field within a repeating table. My issue that I am ...
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Infopath forms - Filter external datasource items by user profile

As a continuation of another question of mine, I'm implementing cascading drop-downs using InfoPath based on this article . The thing works nice but I'm wondering if there is a way to also filter the ...
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How can I implement Track Changes functionality with InfoPath 2007/2010 in SharePoint 2007

I need to track changes from version to version in my InfoPath forms that are hosted in a SharePoint 2007 form library. Can someone walk me through what my options are? I need to understand all of ...
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How do you update the task message links?

I have a Form Library that a feedback workflow is attached to. The issue is, every task the gets generated, embeddes a link to the file for which the workflow is running. Problem is, since this is a ...
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SOAP Web Service data connection need to be “refresh” every X minutes in order to retrieve external data

I have a InfoPath 2007 form that always give me the following errors after a certain period of time. Some external data was not retrieved. The form will load without the requested data. The ...
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Restrict that only one person or one group is selected in a person/group picker in infopath 2007 form

Is there a way to restrict that only one person or one group is selected in a person/group picker field for a web-based InfoPath 2007 form? Example: There is a web-based InfoPath form with one ...
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Set some InfoPath 2007 form column to be edit-able in SharePoint Designer 2007

How do we set some column to be editable and some not editable for InfoPath 2007 form column in SharePoint Designer 2007? Details: Suppose there is a InfoPath 2007 Form library that contain 3 fields ...
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Deploying InfoPath 2010 browser enabled forms as Sandbox solutions using WSP

Is there a way through which I can deploy a InfoPath browser enabled form with code behind as a Sandbox solution via WSP? I tried something around the approach we used to follow for deploying ...
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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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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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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 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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SP 2010, Infopath form, not returning queries after FormLoad when uploaded, works in preview

Purpose of form is for the filler to enter employee name/account id/etc into people picker. AccountId is pushed to ADS Web Service AccountName, queried, and form is filled with employee's WorkEmail, ...
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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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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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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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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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Promote People Picker from Infopath to Sharepoint

I wanted to promote a people picker field in my Infopath form to Sharepoint column. I know that we couldn't promote people picker(group) to SP as people/group column. So, I only promote the ...
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Could not find default endpoint element that references contract 'LabM_Service.Service1Soap' in the ServiceModel client configuration section

I have a referenced web service in an InfoPath form that I'm trying to initialise. The service is named Service1 by default within the solution. I'm trying to understand what I'm missing when I run ...
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WorkFlow creates .zip file instead of word document

I am trying to create a WorkFlow that takes user information from an InfoPath form and creates a word document in a separate library. As of right now my workflow creates an item in the library with ...
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Infopath 2010 InfoPath cannot load the view. The view may have been modified to contain unsupported HTML such as frames

Suddenly, all my infopath 2010 forms are throwing this error when I open them in design mode. I only use the UI to design forms, no custom HTML. I think the problem is local to my machine, but I ...
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Having problem to create a form in infopath

I am creating a form in Infopath. But while fetching a column having multiple values in a drop down list,, its only displaying the first value. Actually, I am fetching the value from a SharePoint ...
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Repeating Table with Column From Secondary Source

I have been struggling with this all day. I have an Infopath form that is connected to two Sharepoint Lists. SP List 1 (Project Charters): Charter Title Charter Opportunity Charter Start Date SP ...
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Project : Identify enquiry times

I'm an analyst in a financial organisation in Australia. I have been tasked with understanding the types of enquiries customers call us about, and was thinking about using SharePoint as a solution. ...
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InfoPath List form in SharePoint 2010 - Populating People/Group field works on Create, but not on Edit

I have a scenario where there are a few data connections hooked up to a primary form. One of those data connections is connected to an assignment list. It consists of 3 columns (Warehouse(Text), ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow - Customize Collect Feedback

I have an InfoPath form in an SP2013 form library that currently uses the "Collect Feedback" SP2010 workflow. The requirement for this workflow is that the customer has an amorphous review process ...
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Help: This form cannot be opened in a Web browser

I created an InfoPath form (2013) and published to a form library on SharePoint (2010). I added a quick link icon on the homepage to open the form (filler form). This is where I received the error ...