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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TImes in old forms off by one hour since DST!

I'm having an issue since Daylight Savings Time on the weekend. I have a form library with a time field in the form. Old forms now have the time fields incorrect, they are off by one hour. If you ...
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Sharepoint Infopath Form

Can we submit data to different lists from same InfoPath form? I am trying to create an InfoPath form which contains fields from two different lists. Can we submit data to two different lists?
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Customize form of a list

I want to customize a form with infopath in Sharepoint 2010. I know where should be the button : But in my browser and with my sharepoint's version I don't have the infopath button : Can you tell ...
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Repeating Table Submit to Start one Workflow

I have a SharePoint list with an InfoPath repeating form that submits multiple items at a time I have a workflow I need to run when the items are added, the workflow calls http and emails users based ...
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Infopath: multiselect and Sharepoint multiselect

I have built a form in sharepoint in which the users are using to filling information, let's call this formA. Within FormA, I have the following fields: Form Name (single line text) List items (...
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Infopath required attachment?

In InfoPath, how can you force a form to require an attachment every time it is saved? I have tried multiple solutions suggested on the web, including some from your site. These all involved an extra ...
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New Document Set-Amend New Page/Edit form with InfoPath

I have a document library which contains a custom created content type based on a Document Set. It has a variety of custom made columns within that content type. Is it possible to customize the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Custom Infopath List Form Combo box doesn't populate

I'm having difficulties with a combo box on a an InfoPath List Form and would be grateful for any suggestions. The scenario is a SharePoint 2013 Personnel form to record changes in staff details. ...
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How customize document upload form for metadata along with document to upload in library?

My requirement is that- I have to upload document and some custom column(metadata properties) while uploading document in library. I have to customize document upload form so that can add document ...
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InfoPath form that allows adding and editing multiple items

I have a Records List that has a custom InfoPath form that adds an item to the list. However, there are many fields in a record, and I have a requirement to allow users (instead of adding one record ...
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Completion of Infopath form by 2 employees before it enters in a 2 step approval workflow

So here is the case, I am new to SharePoint and I am trying to create a 2 step approval workflow so two managers can approve or reject a request. The problem I am facing is that before the (InfoPath) ...
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Start the cursor in the 2nd field in InfoPath2010?

I have a form in InfoPath Designer 2010 that I am trying to "skip" the first field. The first "question" is actually a date picker that automatically fills today's date and cannot be changed. I want ...
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Exporting InfoPath form to PDF when user's display is at 150%

I have a button added to my list view that opens SP2013 list data into a new InfoPath form using the InfoPath 2013 client. That form then has a button which programmatically exports the form into a ...
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Can I limit the number of list items if two fields reach certain count

I have a custom SharePoint list that has a form (edited using InfoPath 2010). The list is a "session slot" management system where we have scheduled sessions that are bookable through the form and ...
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Opening an Infopath Document in a browser

I have my InfoPath document set to open in the browser, but when I try to open it from SharePoint I get an error that says: Error: This form cannot be opened in a Web browser. To open this form, ...
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Pass Query String Parameter between Infopath Views

I have infopath 2013 file with 2 views. And the requirement is to filter the repeating table of 2nd view based on 1st-view. Can any one help me how can I pass the query string value from 1st view to ...
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Open Infopath forms in a new window from Forms Library

I have a forms library with a few Infopath forms in them. I want to make it so that clicking on the form will open it in a new window/tab. I have added a CEWP with Javascript to give the hyperlinks ...
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get Infopath form id after add into Formlibrary

I want try to get Infopath form id after add to form library by following code spFile = fileLibrary.Files.Add(fileName, fileContents, replaceExistingFiles); and I can't access spFile.Item.Id ...
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Custom Document Information Panel unable to load due to LikesCount element

In SharePoint 2013 I have attempted to custom the document information panel (DIP) using InfoPath 2010 for a content type in a document library and set it to always show. Once published, when the ...
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Infopath form ignores form column data

I'm trying to replicate what this video is explaining (Automatically create InfoPath forms in a SharePoint Form Library using a SharePoint Designer workflow). I managed to do the following without ...
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Why are new forms ASPX? - should be XSN

Recently SPD2010 has started creating workflow task forms as .aspx. Previously they were .xsn - which I need them to be - the forms must be editable in InfoPath. What might be causing this? Thanks
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In infopath 2013 and SharePoint Online, on submit form, switch view and retrieve document id not working

Quick question. I have a form I am currently submitting on clicking the submit button. Once the form is submitted, I switch view, and load the form/document id on the next view. On the next view I ...
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Infopath in web page, submit data to SharePoint

We have an internal SharePoint site (not exposed outside the intranet) and we want to make an Infopath form available outside the network. The Infopath form also needs to submit data to the SharePoint ...
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How to promote field to sharepoint form library from infopath list form

Greeting. Once again, this forum is great and thanks again to take the time into this. I have created an InfoPath list form with the "manage multiple list items with this form" activated. I need this ...
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How to insert part of hyperlink into infopath field

I need to insert a part of link into an InfoPath field to get it in the SharePoint column. E.g. http:\mySPsite\ifopath.aspx&IM1234 IM1234 should be in the field. Is it possible ? How to ...
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Get specific user email address using UserInformationList - InfoPath

I need to create a form, connected to a SharePoint Online library which allows the user to select other user from a list of all current SharePoint users. So that when the form is completed the form ...
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when infopath form is used in sharepoint 2013 list ,it hides browse tab of sharepoint

I am trying to edit SharePoint default form in MS InfoPath form, when infopath form is used in sharepoint 2013 list item ,it hides browse tab of sharepoint ribbonrow. please help me. In advance Thank ...
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Truncated (unreadable) error, Infopath

Getting the following error image, instead of full image that would / could provide more info, if I could read it. Has occurred in several different operations, attempts in information retrieval from ...
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Infopath - Automatic carriage return line at the end of a Text zone

I would like to do an automatic carriage return at my text zone limit in Infopath. Actually, my text continue to the right of my text box until i tape "Enter". Is it possible to do an automatic ...
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Export the Infopath Repeating table to Excel

I am having bunch of rows in the repeating table and I am fetching this based on some dropdown box conditions.Now my client is expecting to get the repeating table data into excel sheet.Can any one ...
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How do I filter an InfoPath form on load based on a date column

I've an InfoPath form with a data connection to a SharePoint list (SP2010). I want to filter the form on load to only show the entries where today is greater than MtgDate but less than Expiration ...
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Printing a long multi-line text box across multiple pages

I have a form with a multi-line text box that can be long, and must span across multiple pages. When I print the form using the Google Chrome browser, the entire contents of the form print. But when ...
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Cannot open infopath

I cannot open InfoPath 2013 in SharePoint list. It gives me an error "This feature is not available. It has been disabled by the system administrator". Can anyone help me in this?
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InfoPath - Can't populate text boxes from XML

So the other day I asked how to populate dropdowns from from an XML file, that question was answered here InfoPath - Populate text box from dropdown list. Now I'm looking to improve on my forms ...
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Disabling authentication popup for info-path form page

I have created a custom login page, after login it redirects to a info-path form page. But again in info-path page it asks for SharePoint authentication. Is there any way that the authentication ...
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How can I update community badge information with workflow?

I have a group of users who utilize the SharePoint community template. The community template assigns users badges that a site admin/moderator can create. I was asked if it was possible to assign ...
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CEWP to set Infopath field value not working

I have an infopath form web part on my web page along with a CEWP. I'm using javascript in my CEWP to set a field on my Infopath form to some value when a button is clicked. For some reason I can't ...
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InfoPath - Populate text box from dropdown list

I've been playing around with info path, watched countless YouTube videos but I cant seem to find a way to populate two text boxes that are linked to a drop down selection. I would like the user to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 pages not loading properly

My problem is that our SharePoint site landing pages sometimes (often) hang when loading. There will be no scroll bar. A contact list with people picker fields in a web part do not show the "presences"...
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Newbie function questions

I'm trying to calculate percentage between credit and debit. I managed to calculate it in excel (=(H26-G26)/ABS(H26)) but in infopath I am completely lost. I tried some thing like this (...
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Adding an App to an Infopath template

I have a REST App to retrieve the User Profile Information and I need to add this App to an existing SharePoint 2013 template. I am new to InfoPath and to REST. The current template is very complex ...
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Event Receiver deploying to multiple form libreries

I have three infopath form libreries: lib-2015, lib-2015,lib-2016. I inherited an event receiver that has been deployed to 2014, 2015 library, now I am trying to deploy it to 2016 library. Changing ...
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SharePoint list data isn't completely transferring to Access/Excel

I have several lists that use InfoPath and so I've linked these lists to an Access database for reporting. Some of the fields are displaying correctly but there's several that are adding this long ...
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Error: InfoPath cannot open form

I get following error when trying to open the list in InfoPath Any help would be appreciated. Thanks
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How to send confirmation email with Outlook from a SharePoint form

I have created a InfoPath form with fields that gives visitors the option to register for a particular information session. I am trying to create a rule that sends each registrant and email ...
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Second View in InfoPath not displaying data entered in First View

I have a very simple Infopath form with a very simple workflow attached to it for testing purposes below: Within the form, I created a Second View and then drag and dropped the controls from the ...
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Receive an error when updating form that was uploaded through Central Administration

I have uploaded a new form through Central Administration. This form is a copy of a production one that I was uploading as a test instance. The upload went well and the feature appears correctly on ...
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Powershell script to set sorting on hyperlink column SharePoint list view

here is the powershell script to update sort order on hyperlink field modify view $spView = $list.Views["All Links"] $spField = $list.Fields["URL"] $spView.Query = "<OrderBy><FieldRef Name='...
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InfoPath People Picker Browse not working

I have a InfoPath form and it contain People Picker field. When I first click on Browse button it works fine but then When I try to fill other fields and again try to click on Browse, i get the ...
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infopath error 5566 for https sharepoint site

We are getting the below error while accessing the infopath form in https Sharepoint site. We are able to work properly in http site. Please advise the solution to solve this.