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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InfoPath web form to email with XML attachment

My company is working with a new video platform. One of the features is the ability to embed XML for archiving/search/cataloguing, etc. We have InfoPath services as part of our Enterprise license. I ...
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Custom Pattern in Infopath

I have a list form customized with Infopath. When users upload the attachment(s) I want to notify them if the file name contain invalid characters for Sharepoint, like '&'. So I tried to setup a ...
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Prepopulating initiation form with approvers of the workflow from a list

I am using a 2010 workflow template to create a workflow in SP Designer 2013. I am trying to Prepopulate workflow a initiation form with approvers from a SharePoint list based on the person who starts ...
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Hiding sections in Infopath

I might be doing something particularly silly here, but no matter how I create my Infopath form, when I hide one section it hides all the sections. I am trying to create a form with multiple ...
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Edit ListItem and InfoPath form in ItemAdded event

Currently I have an InfoPath form that is being saved to a SharePoint document library with a filename based on the DateTime of when it was created. When the file hits the list of documents I want to ...
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Data Connection Files

I have been asked to provide an explanation why we have files in two places for Administrator Approved templates. We have not been deleting the data connection files in the SharePoint Data Connection ...
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Infopath 2013 repeating section or table

I have a repeating table and section. I want to be able to grab that information from the repeating table and add it to my SharePoint list. It seems that I can only get the first row to show up in ...
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How to create a form where the information on the XSN file cannot be changed after sent or saved?

Can I create a form where all data become static after saved or sent, and not available to be alteration on the filled data for the creator or anyone else either? Besides, all non filled fields must ...
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How to enable sections in Infopath based on SP groups?

I need to Hide "Sections" of InfoPath form using SharePoint group membership. How can I achieve this? InfoPath 2013 in SharePoint 2013
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InfoPath 2010 form not generating new data in Form Library

I have successfully published two InfoPath forms to my VM, however, one is saving the data in the form library and one is not. I checked the submit properties and both are the same. I've searched ...
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Huge slowness when Switching Views from infopath form with file attachment

Here's the scenario: SP2010 Enterprise, Infopath 2010 form I attach a file of 2MB, but now when I switch views it takes an inordinately long time. I look in Fiddler and see that 8MB of data has ...
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Refresh a Textbox's Repeating Sections History Value on Button Click Without Closing the Form

I have a SharePoint list called "Projects" that includes a Rich text textbox for adding notes called "Notes". I have enabled Append Changes to Existing Text on the "Notes" textbox so I can show the ...
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InfoPath getting the ID not the value I configured in lookup field

I have two lists setup: Office: only has title field LOB Manager: has responsible person and a lookup column to the Office list. The office lookup in LOB Manager is configured to use the Title ...
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Publishing an InfoPath form gives error

I need to publish an InfoPath form in SharePoint 2013. As per the normal method of publishing the form to the SharePoint server, when I provide the new URL of the server I encounter an error. The ...
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How to add a running value from external field in a repeating table of SharePoint list

I'me creating an infopath form that will display a SharePoint list. I want to add a link control in a repeating table using the value of the first column per row but I'm getting an issue, the link ...
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Find Infopath Template on server

Where can I find InfoPathTemplate on a server? Can I find it in the 14 hive? I changed a domain address, and now my form from Infopath doesn't work. I must only change a domain, and this is an old ...
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Library to house lists used to create dependent drop downs in InfoPath

I am trying to create a dependent drop down list in a new InfoPath form. The best way I found is to create lists in SharePoint and reference those with a filter option. I have created those lists ...
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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 ...
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How to call rules from VB code in Infopath

How do I call the rules I set up in Infopath via VB code? So the code runs as follows: When button is clicked Check a condition Run rules I understand the above procedure can be done without code ...
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Is there a way to add a repeating section for a SharePoint List Form in infopath?

I know it's possible to create a group of fields for a SharePoint Form Library and turn the group into a repeating section, but it possible to create a repeating section for a SharePoint List Form?
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How to perform a validation check on a repetitive table

How can I arrange it so that data is only submitted once every textbox field in a column within my repetitive table has the word "approved" in it ? note: Approved is automatically input once the ...
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Enabling multiple digital signatures on InfoPath within a repeating table

I've got a repeating table with a column for digital signatures. Each signature comes from a different indivdual. How can I enable it so that multiple signatures can be applied to each row added to ...
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Email part of a table infopath

I have a repeating table with a drop down box, how can I arrange it so that only specific rows are sent in an email ? Please note multiple emails are going to be sent at once via the push of a button. ...
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Sending emails to multiple addresses using infopath

I've got a repeating table which contains two columns one listing "modules" and the other "module leader emails addresses". How can I set up my infopath form so that all the module leaders are emailed ...
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InfoPath 2010 and SharePoint 2013 Claims Based

I cant get InfoPath 2010 to auto populate current user in SharePoint 2013, It keeps populating service account. I know this has to do with claims based auth but I can't see any reasonably workaround ...
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Search list contents (Sharepoint 2013)

I am investigating whether SharePoint 2013 and InfoPath 2013 can meet our requirements before we invest in it. One of the things we would be using it for is an approval workflow using a custom ...
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How do I send multiple emails based on values selected from various drop down boxes in infopath?

How do I send emails based off a selections made from multiple drop down boxes? As I have three drop down boxes and assuming 3 different values are selected, how do I have 3 seperate emails sent ...
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How to use the “Change REST Url” rule in Infopath 2010 when web service url changes between different environments

I tried to submit this question on StackOverflow but I had no luck. Here is how it goes : First of all, I'd like not to use code in the Infopath form template, if possible. Second, what i'm really ...
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How to create infopath form with a webservice like a list item?

With the list.aspx webservice you can easly create new list items. Is there a similar way to create new Infopath forms in a forms library? Use case is: A webservice is called in c# or javascript ...
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Infopath Form Web Part not showing form

I recently edited a list form in a InfoPath 2010 and published it to my site. When clicking on "Add new item" it works fine. The new form shows up and all is well. The idea though was to enable the ...
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How to show infopath form web part (Sharepoint 2013)

Following this tutorial, I created an InfoPath form, published to SharePoint and submitted data there. However, unlike 12:50 slide, the infopath form web part didn't show up when I inserted my form ...
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Switching views when sending email infopath

I have a form with two views, the user view and approver view. The approver view is an exentension of the user view. How do I have a email sent from the user view but have the approver view show in ...
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How do I get a field to display something based on a selection from a drop down list in Infopath?

How do I have a field display specific text based off a selection in a drop down list? I have a table with one column containing a drop down list and another column where I want some text to display ...
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How do I create a infopath form with hidden columns that appear once submitted to an approver

I am required to create a Infopath form which does not show the area for digital signatures to the requestor but gets sent to the approver who see's the area for digital signatures. For example: ...
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Customize details of infopath error message

How can I customize details of default infopath error message to be easy to read and understand. example of default details of error message : Thank you..
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Unable to publish infopath form to sharepoint 2013 due to Sandbox error

I am attempting to upload a form which contains fields for multiple digital signatures, however I recieve the following error when I hit publish: 'Sandboxed solutions are not published on the ...
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Enable multiple Digital Signatures on an InfoPath form in SharePoint 2013

I require multiple digital signatures to be applied to an InfoPath form. I've already gone and changed the section properties to 'All the signatures are independant' but when I publish the form, ...
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How do I create a approval workflow for an infopath list

I have created a form using infopath which currently sends the contents as an email when the submit button is pushed. How would I integrate an approval workflow with this form, so that when the ...
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InfoPath and Dynamics AX

I have an InfoPath 2010 form that I am publishing to SharePoint 2013. I have added rules like PreferredName, WorkEmail and WorkPhone to auto populate and everything works fine when I preview. The ...
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Infopath Form requires me to Submit twice due to Slow Validation

I have created an InfoPath form that is connected to a SharePoint list. Apparently you can't use the Developer option in InfoPath if it's a List Form (Stupid, but hey). Form Contents (in Order): 4 ...
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how to implement an infopath form which contains varying number of items

In our corporation we have a paper form which is filled by parents. For example a father should write different specifications about himself, and name and birth date of his family. Obviously he can ...
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Order Request UseCase

Please can someone provide me with some ideas or hints to solve the following issue? Order List: Column: a b c d e f g User: Order processor, customer To create a new Order, a ...
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Published infopath forms not reaching customers

I am managing a SharePoint 2010 site for a client that uses InfoPath forms as data containers and web pages. The form is developed in InfoPath 2007 and published to the site through the built-in ...
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How can people submit a form but not have access to full list?

We have a form that does all the things that stated in the blog below: Form closes and thanks individual for submission User gets an email to a link to their application Approver gets an email to ...
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SharePoint 2010 REST URI won't return data for only some lists, why?

When creating lists in SharePoint, do you have to enable the REST service feature per list or something similar? I have one SharePoint list that returns data fine using REST, the URI is loosely as ...
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InfoPath forms cannot be displayed in the browser

After publishing InfoPath forms in the environment, I got the error below: "The form cannot be displayed in the browser because the use of session cookies has been disabled in the current ...
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How do I use infopath to host a form on a parent website and have the sharepoint list on the child site

I have a client with a parent website that is open to their IT department with a child website that's permissions are set to just their members of the team. A public parent site and a private child ...
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Published InfoPath template not updating existing documents

I've got a running SharePoint 2010 site where my users can upload and track documents through a "tracker" page, which is essentially a browser published InfoPath 2007 form. This tracker page is rather ...
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Retrieving from link from sharepoint into mail

I am creating an Infopath form to submit into a sharepoint library. I am asked to create a button that would automatically send an email to the task responsible with a link to the editable form. The ...
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how send data from infopath form to business data list web part

I have a table in my database including a large number of data I define an external content type on it I define two operations: read list with two filters: limit filter filter on one of table ...