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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Firefox 36.0.1 breaks InfoPath Auto height Multiline text field

The most recent update to Firefox seems to have broken the auto height feature of infopath forms in SharePoint 2010. When users open a form or list item form that was modified with InfoPath, ...
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How do integrate InfoPath, SharePoint Designer 2013, and SharePoint 2013 (Foundation)?

Please bear with me as I am very new at SharePoint (2 weeks in). We have SharePoint 2013 (Foundation), SharePoint Designer 2013, and Office 365 with InfoPath. How do I use the three together? I need ...
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Sending an item in list by email without a link

Basically, I'm trying to send an email out to a predefined group of users when a item is updated in a list. So, I created a custom form in infopath set it up and whenever someone updates the list in ...
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Print out list item display form (InfoPath)

I have a SharePoint site used for tracking despatches in a warehouse. I think I'm going to use InfoPath to design the form to make it look nice, rather than CSS or JS, and from what I've seen ...
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Sharepoint Infopath forms 2010 - how to build a form where selections from a dropdownlists can only be selected once

Sharepoint 2010 Does anyone have experience with building forms with dropdownvalues which can only be selected once? What I try to make is a form where you have a list of available choices. Once a ...
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Force InfoPath form to open in Client

I have a custom list that I need to open in the client. (I'm using a web service data connection and I get the 'loopback' error in the browser.) I do not see the option in the Library Settings to ...
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How to associate workflow approval using asp page

Anyone, I've created a transport claim form using Infopath and uses the OOTB Workflow for approval process. (Sharepoint 2010) The workflow approval process by default uses infopath form. How do ...
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How to setup print options for an InfoPath2010 form published to a Form Library?

I have three Large InfoPath2010 Browser forms that are published in SharePoint 2010 Form Library 3 separate Content Types. Data are submitted to a single Form library from all three forms when ...
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People picker address book is not working when there is an error

I have one people picker in infopath which was deployed on-premise. This is browser based form. When I open the infopath and clicked on the address book, it is opening for the first time. If i type a ...
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How to add a relative link to InfoPath form

I must add a relative link into an InfoPath form. How could I add this link to InfoPath form. I am interested in only the relative url.
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How SharePoint works with Infopath and an Access database?

I have a database already created in Access. It has a form which uses queries with macros to export an excel with the information chosen from the form. SharePoint would be the perfect tool to share ...
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Submitting multiple infopath form templates into one form library - Sharepoint 2010

I am more or less a complete novice to this so this may be asking something very simple, but I'm trying to maintain a sharepoint application that uses multiple form templates in order to collect store ...
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Infopath 2010 form in Sharepoint 2013 modifying values before save

I have a really complicated problem that I haven't been able to find a solution for and was wondering if anyone can provide some suggestions. Background: I have a SharePoint list that contains 2 ...
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SharePoint Library with misc InfoPath forms (edit in browser)

I have inherited a project and not 100% sure how it was configured to make it work. There are 7 forms in this library. They're not templates for a document library that I'm aware, but when you use ...
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Update InfoPath hidden field based on value of SharePoint list

I have a list in SharePoint that is: ID | Title | Job 1 | Bob | Painter 2 | John | ...
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Update a List from Form while avoiding duplicates

I am new to SharePoint I searched but found no answers. I have a Member List, 300+ entries, that is badly our of date, and new members are joining all the time. We have an Infopath form which I've ...
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Error webservice when publishing infopath 2010 form to sharepoint?

I am referring to the below link to publish infopath form guide to publishing infopath forms as admin approved form templates add my infopath form in trusted form templates in CA : then add my ...
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Missing “Edit template” in advanced settings for Library Form

I created a Form and published it to a Form Library. After several edits and publishing i closed my InfoPath. After it i still can create new items at with this form, but i can't edit this form in ...
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Complete InfoPath form without InfoPath external customer

I need to create a form that our customers will complete but not all of our customers will have InfoPath installed. I tried to use the email form but did not show the form in Outlook, instead it just ...
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How can I populate a List Box from a rule?

I have subsets of data that I would like to use to populate the contents of a Drop-Down List Box. How do I do this? I've done it for a plain old Text Box but I do not see how to populate the List ...
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how to mak Infopath form textbox allow only alphabets

I am trying to create a textbox in info path form with following criteria: 1.) Length should be 1-50 characters . 2.) It should not contain any digit. 3.) It should contain only alphabets. I try ...
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Shrink Look up content in sharepoint 2010

We are using a list(Source) with 1100 items to be looked up to another list(destination),destination list is also a large one. I would like to know, whether we can shorten the look up based on any ...
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Organizing specific content

Situation: I'm creating a "Technology Request for New Employees" form, using InfoPath, a custom list, and related workflow(s). My department has a information site, accessible to anyone that can log ...
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Can't save InfoPath form when it has an error

I created a form and published it to a Document Library. (SharePoint 2010) I set some rules on some fields. When the user didn't complete correctly the form he/she saw an error, but it allowed the ...
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The SOAP message cannot be parsed error after adding lookup columns in the form

We have added a look up column in to a list.The look up column is having around 1100 values. Now, when we edit the form and on trying to publish it from Infopath designer, we are getting the error ...
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How can I extract the InfoPath forms for a Visual Studio workflow from SharePoint?

I am looking to extract InfoPath forms from a SharePoint environment that are initiation / association forms of a Visual Studio workflow. The solution obviously puts the forms to the features folder ...
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Sharepoint 2010 list form rules not work when edit

I created a form of a list using the dropdown field to populates the fields filtering content based on your choices. at some point through the rules a dropdown sets the value of a field user / group. ...
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How to have a control to select a picture from local path instead of server on Infopath form

Searched far and wide on Google for this.. Would really like to have a Picture column/control work like an Attachment column control, in that a user can select from local path instead of needing to ...
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InfoPath: How to display multiple fields for a lookup column

Looking at the configuration I dont see a way to display multiple columns. is it possible? If not, can you suggest another method where I will user an option to link current item to an existing list ...
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Sync Repeating Table with Another List

I have a form library template that looks like this: At the bottom I have a repeating table, where employees can be added as they're assigned to an event. I have another SharePoint list where I am ...
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Cross-site XSN access - still referring to netbiosname instead of FQDN

I'm really at a loss here. I do not want to use the netbios name at all, I have the FQDN and want to use only that. But for some reason InfoPath insists on referring to the netbios name whenever it ...
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Hiding a button control when submitting Infopath form to Sharepoint Form Library

I'm creating a public facing form that needs to have the standard Submit button at the bottom of the form. The forms are stored in a Sharepoint form library for staff to review. The problem I'm ...
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I get “Sending Data to the Server” message for about 15 minutes when I try to submit the InfoPath form in SharePoint 2013

I use SharePoint 2013. I built a custom InfoPath form with Workflow. It worked perfect until a few days ago when a problem emerged. Every time I try to submit the form I get "Sending Data to the ...
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Sharepoint Workflow for Audience Targeting

Is it possible to create a workflow that will assign a group in the audience targeting field based on a value of a field associated with the document that is uploaded? I am trying to make an Infopath ...
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Infopath Run Action Rule before Validation

Is it possible with Infopath and SharePoint 2010, to run a Action rule before a Validation rule? When adding the rules it places Validation above Action with no option to move down. I am attempting to ...
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Attachements in email - InfoPath Form

I'd like to make an InfoPath Form with the possibility to add attachments. The InfoPath Form goes at the end straight to an email account. My problem now is, that I can add the button "attachment" ...
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Get Current UserName in Infopath always returns the secure store service credential name

I followed the 3 page tutorial here to get the current Display Name in an infopath textbox. ...
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Workflow failing to update list item

I have a workflow that takes the Account Id inserted from an InfoPath form and updates a People column field with it. It will usually work as expected right after I publish the workflow but sequential ...
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Infopath Duplicate View Problem

I got an error after i duplicated my view1 with ctrl-a to another view2 with ctrl-v, But when i click overview. it gave this error.
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How to Pull Field Data from InfoPath Form into SharePoint List

I am using SharePoint 2013 and InfoPath 2013. I have an existing SharePoint List that's populated by an existing InfoPath form. Currently, only a few fields that are from the form appear in the ...
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Autopopulate firstname field not working

I tried autopopulate field using SOAP web service. When I preview, the field is still empty. I don't know where I am lacking. Thanks.
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Infopath 2013 - hide fields when 'New' form is filled out, show fields when form is 'Edited'?

I have been asked to hide some fields on an InfoPath form when a user selects 'New Item' or 'New Form', but then un hide the fields when the form is opened in 'edit' mode - is this possible and how ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 - How do I hide some fields on 'NewForm.aspx' so that they only show on 'EditForm.aspx'?

I can only open 'NewForm.aspx' in Advanced edit mode, not safe mode so struggling with finding the 'Fields' that I want to hide. Can anyone advise on how I can find these 'Fields' or perhaps a ...
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InfoPath Form with JQuery code behind

Is there any possiblity to design a page using InfoPath form and functionality implementation using JQuery/Javascript basically a client object model? I need to SP 2013 and Infopath 2013.
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reset number on year change

I am using the following formula to increase the 4 rightmost numbers of the myfield to the next multiple of 10 number(substring(myfield; 6; 4)) - (number(substring(myfield; 6; 4)) mod 10) + 10 Thus ...
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View related list info in infopath form

Is it possible to show a column value for an item in another list in a infopath made form? Currently the only way I have been able to do this is to pull the information from the other list and store ...
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Export Data to MS Excel

I have an example that I would want to achieve when I apply Infopath in Sharepoint. Is this possible? Assume that there's a request form in Sharepoint with the following details: Name = using ...
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Automatically update InfoPath Form fields(XML) when a field is updated in the SQL Database

I am working on a client's SharePoint 2010 solution, and I need to do some integration with SharePoint and our ASP.NET MVC Solution. There are two parts of this development: The clients side and our ...
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Cannot Publish Infopath form in SharePoint 2013

I am trying to publish my InfoPath forms to the document library I created in sharepoint, I am getting this error every time I input the correct url of my web application (http://sptraining:40201) ...
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What is Microsoft replacing InfoPath with, in next iteration of SharePoint [closed]

I am aware of Microsoft's intention of discontinuing the InfoPath form in SharePoint. I believe InfoPath with all its draw backs, still managed to cater to the needs of many IT professional in ...