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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Enterprise Collection Features (Specifically Infopath Forms) will not activate

I am trying to implement the Enterprise Site Collection feature set on my school's SharePoint 2013 Enterprise implementation, but when I go into Site Settings -> Site Collection Features and ...
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Remove Infopath form from external list?

The InfoPath form has broken for the external list. How to remove all GUI InfoPath form from the external list? I want to rebuild the InfoPath again for the external list without having to recreate a ...
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Infopath 2013 Repeating table

I have looked at Google search but not able to find answers. Problem:I want to populate a number of fields from a dropdown when a user selects a dropdown value. If I select Tesco, I want the name, ...
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Why does my search result open up a different display form?

just got started in Sharepoint 2013. I have a webpart on my Home page that displays search results from a list after you search for something. I've designed a form in InfoPath so I can show all the ...
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Auto increment number using infopath 2013

I have a requirement to auto increment number in a format 201510000, 201510001, 201510002 ...... 201610000, 201610001, 201610002 if year changes should start from 10000, using InfoPath 2013.
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Workflow not kicking off on view change

I have a scenario where I am using InfoPath form with 4 different views- Initial view Team view Acceptance view Final view Steps I followed- I have a field in form which changes views ...
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SharePoint state server service infopath form now asks for credentials intermitently

I have InfoPath 2010 form, and when I was testing it a critical error popped up saying A Microsoft SharePoint server state service error occurred while processing your request. When checking ...
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Infopath 2013 - cannot preview a form, cannot publish, cannot see what the error is

First of all, I'm using Infopath 2013 in polish version, so the names of functions may be different. Yesterday, I got an old Infopath 2013 file, which was migrated from 2010(at least collegue I got ...
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IE 9 crashes when using an infopath form

I have an InfoPath form that is being run in IE 9 and every now and then IE crashes. I have googled around but can't find anything. When I get developer tools out Browser mode is IE9 and Document mode ...
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Add infopath form to display form

I have a forms library in which I have created an InfoPath form which is derived from a content type. When I create new document I can see the form in all it's glory, however when I display the form ...
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Master web part for 'Get Form from' connection

My task is to develop webpart, which will act as master data webpart for child (standard) Infopath Form Web part. This Infopath form web part will connect my web part with: Get form from... ...
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Convert a text field into Person/Group Field in Infopath

We have been using the form in which some fields accepts person's name and these fields are textbox fields. We want to replace these textbox fields with 'Person/Group Picker' fields. Problem- If ...
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Screen Tip (Title) of People Picker control is not changing

I have a InfoPath form with a number of fields. Every field is showing some description (a tooltip) when user hovers over it. For example, for Age field Screen tip is set to How old are you? For ...
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Can a SharePoint List contain InfoPath forms, and manually entered list items?

Is it possible to store InfoPath forms with exposed public fields, AND manually-entered list items (with the same fields) in the same list? If so, how can this be achieved?
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Visual Basic infopath print button XDocument not declared

I have an InfoPath form where I am trying to add a print button and add visual basic to print the form. What I have done so far: 1) Add a button to the form 2) in button properties click edit form ...
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Change InfoPath edit Form URL name to id

Is it possible to change InfoPath edit Form URL from filename to ID? From https://mysite.sharepoint.com/Leave%20Request/LR33.xml to something like ...
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“An error occurred querying a data source”, form designed using InfoPath Designer

I am getting the below error if I try to open an InfoPath form designed using InfoPath designer Warning An error occurred querying a data source. Click OK to resume filling out the form. You ...
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infopath form based on data from other infopath forms

i have library with items (InfoPath form that needs to be filled out). each item / form has fields for buyers...ets. I want to have in each new open form available entries which were added in other ...
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How to create INFOPATH QA form?

I would like to create a Q&A forms for my students. I have created a form with 11 questions using infopath 2013 and all of them with only the option buttons as answers. Now I would like to know ...
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Redirect to another list on click of button inside InfoPath

I have InfoPath Form with SharePoint Security=Domain Security. Need to redirect on another List url on button click.
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Sharepoint 2010 InfoPath form validation

I need to set validation in Sharepoint 2010 Infopath form single line text box as field only allows 5 Alpha and Numeric character types. For limiting char I followed below step. Using textbox ...
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Multiple-selection List Box filtering by 2 Drop-Down lists

In my InfoPath 2010 form (which is also published in SharePoint 2010 site) I have 2 drop-down lists: "Delivery type" and "Primary technology". Under "delivery type", let's say, I have options: A, B, ...
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displaying multiple column data in a drop down menu

I'm using SP2010 unfortunately without SP Designer and only used InfoPath once. I have 2 lists List A - Is a list of 'Event Codes' with a 'status' column displaying Active, Used or Reserved status ...
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Populate multiple fields based on external data source item Sharepoint 2010

I am building a function booking form. I have 2 custom lists. List 1 (Main data source) contains regular information like Name, function date, number of people, etc. List 2 (Secondary data source) ...
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Auto-populate email address from pc:Person?

I have a pc:Person picker used on an InfoPath form, where they look up their name in Active Directory and select it. The saved form looks like "Last, First" and that's it. There's no way I can see for ...
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Unable to get the user information in InfoPath form using UserInformation list

I am having a form and I am trying to get the current user details to be repopulated like first name, lastname, email, phone, etc using the user information list in SharePoint 2010. I did all the ...
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Infopath form empty input

1) I duplicated a site with infopath form content type on another farm. 2) I moved UDCX from central administration to sharepoint library. 3) I deleted and add again new UDCX in Infopath form 4) I ...
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Infopath views as SharePoint forms

I made an Infopath form that has two views, Edit and Print, and published it to SharePoint. The issue is that as you type a new entry, you can switch to the print view allowing you to print without ...
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SharePoint InfoPath Library form delays in loading

I have a SharePoint InfoPath Library, both 2010. The form has been working fine for months, until last week. It is suddenly taking up to a minute to load. But this is only for certain users. The form ...
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How to run workflow multiple times on same form

Here is my scenario in steps ,I have a InfoPath form with 4 different views view1 view2 view 3 and view4. I have submit on view1 once clicked on it ,workflow will kick-off and will send an email to ...
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Infopath empty input

I Duplicate an Infopath Form, I have UDCX linked to my sharepoint site. On my form I have input but web I open my InfoPath form in my browser, my inputs are empty, it don't get all data of my list. ...
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Infopath list display form convert into word document

I need to create a word document with the infopath browser based list display form using workflow. What are the possiblities ?. I have list with infopath browser based form( New, Edit and Display ...
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InfoPath 2013: Customizing “Browse” window of Person\Group Picker

In Person\Group Picker, I can see 'All Users', 'Active Directory' and 'Organizations' in left section. Whenever I search using Person\Group Picker, it shows results from only 'Organizaitons'. So ...
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Save infopath web form library published on Sharepoint to SQL database

I am very new to sharepoint. I have created an Infopath 2010 form template, which is hosted in Sharepoint 2010 library. I want to store the form data to SQL Database, so that I can create reports and ...
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Form-design Capabilities of Designer 2013

I'm fairly new to Sharepoint. I've been using Infopath to build forms, but I'm trying to move away from that and into Sharepoint Designer as I have more of a developer background (recent CS grad) and ...
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Does InfoPath 2013 support Managed Meta Data Column?

Does InfoPath 2013 support Managed Meta Data Column? If not then any workaround to render the Managed Meta data columns?
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Infopath form - datasource not found

I have an Infopath form but when I publish it I have an error: The data source 'CatDomaine" referenced in the form template is not valid or cannot be found. When I check my UDCX list linked in ...
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Infopath form 'Save' closes the form

On Infopath form: Save command saves and closes the form. Users want to be able to save form multiple times without closing it (the same way Excel and other Office Apps work). How can I change the ...
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How to show read-only in a view of InfoPath form

I have a InfoPath form with two different views first view is having title, team name and notes1 and a submit button. Once user submits the form for first time it stores data in list. In the second ...
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not publishing the form in Sharepoint site as a new form(Infopath) after changes are made to the existing form when opened

How do I edit a Infopath form and not publish it onto the sharepoint library as a new form? I just want to make change to the old one and save it but not as as a new form. I'm working on a workflow ...
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using infopath XmlFormViewLetterTemplate as a part of webpart in sharepoint sandbox environment

i want to to show infopath from with XmlFormViewLetterTemplate but i receive this run-time error "An exception of type 'System.Security.SecurityException' occurred in SABA_SandBox.dll but was not ...
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infopath new form in Start page

I have infopath browser based new form for a list. How can i display this newform in Startpage so that the user can fill the form from the startpage.. Thank you.
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Error when I open the page

In the portal that is built in Sharepoint Server 2010, are some Pages that contains Sharepoint Lists, the workflow is built with Sharepoint Designer 2010 while the form for adding and editing data is ...
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InfoPath 2010 form to send emails depending on drop-down value in the form and change views

I have a scenario where I am having a form with three different views. On first view I have two fields one is Read only and the other is drop-down box. Drop-down box has 10 diff values like A, B C, D ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Workflow Form's Text Box automatically becomes read-only once published to browser. How do I stop this?

I have a site workflow with text boxes that are used for input of initiation form parameters. They are all single-line text parameters, and none should be read-only. In InfoPath none of them are ...
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GetUserProfileByName INFOPATH to SharePoint Online in Office 365

I am trying to use the old system "GetUserProfileByName" under INFOPATH that automatically fills out forms (name, first name, phone, email, etc ...). After my research, it is possible to use this ...
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SharePoint 2013 Display Names (in txt format) returned from lookup are comma separated

We are creating a SharePoint application (using 2010 Workflow on our 2013 environment) for "Approval Requests" that uses a cascaded selection: the requester selects the environment, next a cascaded ...
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Do custom InfoPath User Controls absolutely have to be registered with the COM interop?

Is it possible to design a custom User Control using C# in VSTA for InfoPath without registering it with the COM interop? It's not a control that I'm going to use on any other form, but I have a very ...
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Workflow can't update promoted field

I have a form made in Infopath in the form there is a field called "FileName" it has a default value "Now()" and has been promoted and the tick to allow edit has been set. I want to update this field ...
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Customize edit form of library with InfoPath

In lists it is possible to customize the form with InfoPath. For libraries this function is missing. Is there any way to use an InfoPath form to edit data in a library? I know that it's possible to ...