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.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (3)

2
votes
1answer
129 views

InfoPath complex file attachment

Using SP2013, IP2013 I've been searching fruitlessly for a way to easily attach multiple files to an InfoPath form (for a custom list). Basically what has been asked of me is to make a form for a ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

InfoPath 2013 Form & Capturing Email Address

Before I give up on InfoPath I am asking for help. I created an InfoPath form with two textbox fields. The form will be connected to a sharepoint 2013 document library. I am not sure if I have ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Suppress/modify the error message of “The form cannot be submitted because it contains validation errors” when submitting form created using InfoPath

I have created a form using InfoPath in SharePoint 2010 with a custom Save button for saving. The Save button on ribbon has been disabled. When there any validation errors I get this message: The ...
2
votes
4answers
3k views

InfoPath form - submit to multiple SharePoint lists

I'm new to InfoPath and SharePoint, so bear with me. I have two lists, a parent list that contains orders and a child list that contains items. The items list has a foreign key that corresponds to the ...
2
votes
1answer
484 views

compare 2 multiple list box control in infopath

I am working on Info Path . Scenario is :- I have 2 multiple list boxes control and if the values in the 2 multiple list boxes not matching then set the text Box A value to fail and if value matches ...
2
votes
1answer
325 views

InfoPath - Copy values from Secondary Database Connection into Main Database connection

I was Hoping that someone could help me with the problem that I have been having, I am trying to copy one repeating field from my Secondary Database Connection into my Main Database Connection. The ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

List Views not showing certain field data for Infopath Form Library 2010

Has anyone ever had the problem where a SharePoint 2010 InfoPath Form Library will randomly 'disconnect' itself from certain fields from the form data in the list view? Hard to explain I guess. But, ...
2
votes
1answer
701 views

different list forms for edit and new

I have a custom list that one part needs to be filled out on by one department and the other part from another. One requirement is the departments don't want to have to switch between content types to ...
2
votes
1answer
657 views

Infopath shows error when I try to publish the blank form

I tried to publish the form with all controls using blank form to a sharepoint site. I created new form library and published. But it shows me the error as in screenshot("Infopath cannot save the ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

Sharepoint 2010 Violating cross-domain restrictions and infopath

Hello I created a form in infopath and when i go to load it up via sharepoints front end I get this error message "A query to retrieve form data cannot be completed because this action would violate ...
2
votes
1answer
720 views

New Infopath 2013 in O 365: Select the form template to open this xml file

I create a new forms library in o365/SPO. I click new document and it opens InfoPath2013 and asks for Select the form template to open this xml file Where do I get this from? Also if select New ...
2
votes
1answer
126 views

Character case difference in account name retrieved with UserProfileService

I am replacing a colleage for support of a SharePoint 2010 intranet. A functionality has been implemented in a site allowing users to make holiday requests. A user must fill in an InfoPath form to ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

SharePoint Daily Task Checklist

Really struggling to work this out in my head. The requirement is as follows: We have a checklist template, which I currently have stored in a SP list, containing 10 items (not tasks) for one ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

How to trigger a rule in an InfoPath form from action done on another field

I have a form with a Name field. The Name field has the set of rules shown in this image on the right. when the user changes any of the fields shown by the mouse icons, i have a rule to Set Name field ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

Open workflow initiation form in modal dialog

Currently when I click on a custom action to run a workflow on a selected item the browswer navigates away from the current page to display the initiation form. This wouldn't be a such a problem ...
2
votes
1answer
562 views

Copying content types along with the Infopath Form from one library to another in SharePoint 2007

I am trying to copy a Infopath Form from one library to another ( archive ) in SharePoint 2007 with all of the information available in the first library. In other words, I do not want only copy the ...
2
votes
1answer
701 views

what does nullreferenceexception mean in my sharepoint log - my infopath form won't “submit” anymore

I tweaked my infopath form by taking out a Lookup field that i no longer needed, and deleting the Data Connection, and now i can no longer submit my form. I get this error: The SOAP response ...
2
votes
1answer
809 views

InfoPath Form Works Under Admin Account But Not Under Regular User

An InfoPath browser enabled form that has udcx connections from a connection library, code in C# and some rules, was created and tested on the SharePoint server and functions more or less as designed ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

How to edit an existing item in InfoPath Web Part with SharePoint 2013

I have a page with nothing on it but a Infopath Form WebPart which I want to use to be able to edit an existing item in a SharePoint list. I have the ID of the item being passed in on the query string ...
2
votes
2answers
3k views

SharePoint Approval Workflow customizing email notifications

I am working in Sharepoint Designer on an approval workflow. I am customizing the emails that are sent to the initiator and the approver. How do I rebuild that link, so the approver can click the ...
2
votes
1answer
456 views

XML document in infopath Form

I have created a custom list. There are different types of columns like single line of text, number, DateTime. I want to submit data in this list using web service from Infopath form. So I have ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

Modal Popup from the InfoPath 2010 Browser Enabled Form

I need to open a popup window to display help messages (Large text) related to fields in the infopath form. I have developed a application page to display the popup messages on click event of a ...
2
votes
3answers
4k views

How to find number of WorkDays between 2 dates using InfoPath-2010?

How can I find the number of WorkingDays by selecting StartDate & EndDate in InfoPath-2010 ? (Excluding Saturday & Sunday. Means only WeekDays). Please specify the Rule or the mehtod.
2
votes
1answer
2k views

Users cannot open workflow task (custom form) - Unexpected exception

I have created a custom approval task form for an approval workflow. It works fine for me as a site collection administrator, but for normal users (the users getting the task) there is an error ...
2
votes
1answer
58 views

Sharepoint 2007 having a problem with all InfoPath forms

I am using a Sharepoint 2007 and recently having a problem with all InfoPath forms through Sharepoint. I tried restarting the Sharepoint server and it didn't work. I have tried re-publishing the forms ...
2
votes
2answers
4k views

Sharepoint 2010 - Printing Infopath List Form

I edited the form for a list item in InfoPath, and when I print, I just want to print the form itself. It seems when I use the browser's print function, it still pulls up some elements from the page ...
2
votes
1answer
752 views

InfoPath 2010 as Internet facing form

I have seen a lot of examples of infoPath forms being built and deployed to a team site or some other internal structure but I haven't seen any examples of forms being deployed to anonymous users as ...
2
votes
2answers
4k views

Disable all the fields in an InfoPath 2010 form after it has been submitted?

Is it possible to disable all the fields in an InfoPath 2010 form after it has been submitted to a SharePoint list? Any help will be greatly appreciated.
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Edit a SharePoint List with InfoPath Form 2010 (Auto Populate Fields From List)

I am using SharePoint and InfoPath Designer 2010. I have a SharePoint list called DiskInfo and the columns are: Client, RAM, CPU. The Client field is a drop down box connected to another master ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

Microsoft.SharePoint.SoapServer.SoapServerException on SharePoint 2010 InfoPath

I'm trying to modify my list InfoPath form to connect to a data of a SharePoint Web Service Lists.GetListItems On the part where I'll specify the parameters, I get the following error: Exception of ...
2
votes
2answers
4k views

Making changes to existing infopath form

I am totally new to SharePoint. I just have a question regarding SharePoint.I have modified an existing infopath template and published it to a new library. I have a submit option in the template that ...
2
votes
2answers
487 views

How to Add a ListItem?

I am able to add an item to a list using the CAML below. Now I need to modify it to make sure I can add an attachment as well. What is the syntax to add an attachment? <?xml version="1.0" ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

Edit All SharePoint Forms View

Is that possible to edit all SharePoint Forms (View, Edit, New) to get something like this: Label and Input as a row If it is possible, how can i do that ? Do i need to change the ...
2
votes
3answers
751 views

How to selectively populate listbox items using a list?

I am new at sharepoint and I am new at infopath too (: I think the thing I want to do is simple but I can't find the method to handle it. Here is description : I have 2 lists. One is the other's ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

Data in Rich Text Box Control does not submit - Browser Compatibility issue

I have a customized list in my SharePoint 2010 Website. I used Infopath 2010 to change the layout and add some specific controls. I added a rich text box control and a submit button. When using ...
2
votes
3answers
872 views

Undefined Namespace Prefix: MSXSL

New to InfoPath. I'm using the format-date XSLT function in an InfoPath 2010 form. It works fine in InfoPath (2010), but when I go to publish to SharePoint (2010), I get the following error: The ...
2
votes
2answers
822 views

how to move multiple items into a listbox in infopath 2010

I have an infopath form that has two list boxes. I'm wanting to be able to add multiple items from one listbox to another. similar to this : any help would be much appreciated!
2
votes
2answers
204 views

SharePoint 2010 lists

I need to create list in SharePoint 2010 with the following requirements. When anybody will try to create new item it will have some kind of header and body. In header it will input for example name ...
2
votes
3answers
884 views

how to auto populate fields based on users selection

I have a form with several fields. I'm trying to auto populate the fields based on the users selection in the first field. So, kinda of like the cascading look up fields (country, state, city) but ...
2
votes
1answer
478 views

Replace Workflow InfoPath with ASP.NET WebForms

In SharePoint 2010, when using Workflows with Tasks; SharePoint gives you some InfoPath forms to use for Approval, etc. Can I replace these forms with a non InfoPath WebForm/WebPart, whatever... ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

Default values, rules or code may be running in an Infinite loop - InfoPath 2010

I am using InfoPath 2010. In the browser enabled form, i have a repeating table and have some rules set. When the number of rows inserted is more than 13, i am getting the below error: "Default ...
2
votes
1answer
16k views

My browser enabled Infopath form does not open in my browser

We have created a simple form in Infopath and have published it in a new library on our Sharepoint site. When we navigate to the library and click "Add Document" we get an error saying: This form ...
2
votes
1answer
520 views

List settings > adding Columns > Yes/No or drop down

I created an InfoPath form for policy acceptance. Initially I set a column in the list as boolean (Yes/No) whether users accept or denied the policy. But now the business unit wants a third category ...
2
votes
1answer
4k views

System.Net.WebException: The remote server returned an error: (401) Unauthorized

Here is my Scenario : Its for SharePoint 2007 environment I have a Form Library where the InfoPath form with Managed code is deployed. I have a Custom approval Workflow attached to this form. the ...
2
votes
2answers
838 views

Does SharePoint Enterprise Search indexes attached documents in InfoPath Form?

Does SharePoint Enterprise Search indexes attached documents in InfoPath Form ? I want to search attached document content and name, is it possible ? Well, as per my knowledge, SharePoint Enterprise ...
2
votes
1answer
507 views

How can I use a custom field on a SharePoint List edit form?

I have a list on a SharePoint site. When I open that list in InfoPath, I see the fields to the right. When I load the edit form, store a value and run a rule based on that stored value. I will have ...
2
votes
1answer
902 views

Sharepoint 2010 - Infopath form 2010 deployment

An InfoPath form template can be published into SharePoint as Form Library Site Content type Administrator approved form template I have found lot of examples on how to deploy "Administrator ...
2
votes
1answer
563 views

InfoPath 2010 File Attachment error

I am having an issue with InfoPath 2010, I am getting the below error when adding a file Attachment control and a Person/Group Picker, when adding File Attachment control, the file is attached to the ...
2
votes
1answer
269 views

Getting a web based InfoPath form on a custom aspx site

May I know if it is possible to put a web based infopath 2007 form on a custom ASPX file in a SharePoint 2007 Site? (The InfoPath 2007 form will appear inside a custom ASPX file.)
2
votes
2answers
560 views

Infopath 2007 Submit Error: “folder does not exist”

I have about 15 users submitting Infopath forms to a subsite on a Sharepoint 2007 site. The users are set up through PRACS and I think they are all using Infopath 2007. Only 1 of the users is ...