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 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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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 ...
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InfoPath 2010 populate repeating table from SP list and save results during submit

I have a SharePoint 2010 list of Names that my IP form retrieves through a Data Retrieve connection. Creating a repeating table bound to the data is no problem. Saving the data via submit to SP form ...
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Create a summary table or group by similar to a pivot table in Sharepoint or infopath

All I want to do is create a summary table of a SharePoint list similar to a pivot table in excel. I know you can use the out of the box group by feature but this is horribly ugly looking and not ...
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Infopath form into website

I would like to use the following form in one of my web pages: I have the following problem. I can add things but when I refresh the page everything is deleted. I want the input to be saved once I ...
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SharePoint DatePicker action rule

I have created DatePicker field in Infopath Designer 2013. On that I applied 3 action rules. Out of the 3 only single rule should run but all rules are running and I'm getting the wrong output. ...
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Turn on Infopath form creating and add to some list

I think it's user permission When I give same oo users full control for same lists and they can't edit or create an infopath form. The button is grayed out and users with full control can't edit a ...
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Rich Text box not auto expanding in sharePoint 2013

I am facing this problem in a specific SharePoint 2013 / Infopath customised list form rich text field. Before the upgrade, this same rich text field worked, i.e auto expanded on the SharePoint ...
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stop SharePoint 2010 form from asking for user credentials

I made a SharePoint 2010 InfoPath form that access the user profile service to find contact information on a user in the domain. Everything is working fine, except when I choose a random employee and ...
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Submitting Modified InfoPath form causes Conflict Error

I have an InfoPath form (web part) on my site which submits data to my SharePoint 2013 (Cloud Based) custom list. A workflow creates the list item and a user opens it in an InfoPath form view, edits ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...