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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Deploying a form via central administration

When I want to deploy a form with (XSN file), I follow this instructions: 1. Open Central Administration. 2. Click the General Application Settings heading. 3. Under the InfoPath Forms Services ...
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How do I submit a infopath form to a document library after a workflow has changed some fields?

I'm trying to: User fills out form and saves it Workflow calculates a custom id and some comments. Sends infopath form to a document library and sends it to an email. Everything is working but in ...
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Infopath: set field-value from XML source based on combo box input

I hope I am in the right place to ask about InfoPath. My situation is: I have a repeating table with two columns: 'name' and 'description'. The cells in the name column consist of one combo box each. ...
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Infopath People Picker AccountID from data connection only once

I have an InfoPath form for list a, there is a dropdown/lookup column from list b. When the dropdown value changes it uses a data connection to pull in columns from list b and populate some fields ...
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sharepoint designer workflow task form xsn file editing

I have a sharepoint designer 2010 workflow with task form but in the client system they don't have infopath and also i can't access it locally. So how i edit the Task form.xsn without infopath ?.
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Best approach for Forms solutions on SP 2013 on-prem, Sp 2016 and SP Online

I've been tasked with preparing an update for the team on the best solutions for forms on SharePoint, both 2013 on-prem, SP online and SP 2016. I know InfoPath will be supported until 2022, but ...
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Person and Group Picker Error On InfoPath Form Load

So I have a SharePoint Designer workflow pulling a persons name from list1 to list2, which seems to work when viewing SP list2. However, when I open the InfoPath form embedded on list2 it spits out ...
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There is no “Configure InfoPath Forms Services link” in General Application Settings heading

When I want to configure InfoPath Forms Services, I cannot find its link in the following path: Central Administration->General Application Settings.enter code here I am using SP 2013 foundation. ...
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URL Filter doesn't work after InfoPath form submit

I have a URL Filter connected to an InfoPath form and then a list that displays the infomation from the form that is also connected to the filter. Currently the URL Filter is being used to set a ...
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New item form does appear in SharePoint 2013

I modified my list form by Infopath. I added 13 calculated fileds which value connects to another list. But when I click "create a new item" in list, the new item form does not appear. I try lots of ...
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Form template failed to load : Access is denied. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED))

I do have a user account who has read access on a library. When accessing a form template, he is receiving the following error. Access is denied. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED)) ...
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SharePoint InfoPath - Check In/Check Out - UDCX connection is using the secure store account, not the local user

using sharepoint 2013 with claims (Active Directory) designed form using infopath 2013 infopath form has Check in / Check Out data connections configured infopath form is published directly to a ...
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Send an email as pdf attachment in infopath 2010

I have a InfoPath form associated with document library. Form has submit and cancel button right now we have the data to be sent to document library when clicked on submit button. Now i am looking to ...
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How to toggle control between view form and the Edit form in the infopath?

I have control or field in my InfoPath form which I need to hide it when I view the item (view form) and show when I Edit an item (Edit form) in SharePoint 2013. Is there any way I can achieve this? I ...
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InfoPath 2013 Signature Line in multiple views

I have a form that can be digitally signed (signature type is XAdES-EPES), and form load rule to switch to another view once the form has been signed. In both view I have the same "Signature Line" ...
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Infopath 2010 Database connection change not reflecting Sharepoint 2010 server after publish

I have changed the data connection from Infopath Template and created one form template. But my changes is not reflecting in to the sp server. I have linked the connection file to data library.But ...
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Split Text Contained in Datasource Field Without Code

I don't have access to Visual Studio within my company, so I need to know if there is a way to either use a split or substring function on a string of text contained in a field that is returned by an ...
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Infopath: Set values of repeating tables based on previous input

I hope this is the right place for my question... Basically, I have an InfoPath form with a repeating section that has some dropdown fields and text boxes. What I want to achieve is that the default ...
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Print Screen When Infopath Button is Pushed

I have an InfoPath form that prints a receipt when someone is finished with the form. Right now, the user has to hit ctrl + p at the end. I would like to make it so that when the Submit (or any other ...
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Filtering values in infopath 2010

I am using infopath 2010 and i have a field which is a dropdown field called account name based on a secondary data source which is a list, once i select a account and click save i dont want to see ...
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InfoPath Horitontal Repeating Table

How do you create Horizontal Repeating Tables in InfoPath 2013? I've found answers for 2010, but none of the solutions work in 2013
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JavaScript not working in Firefox

I have put a snippet of JavaScript into a Script Editor Web Part. It's function is to display an alert box and redirect the page after an Infopath form submission. I got it from this website and ...
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Storage of Multi-Selection Choices

I have created a custom form through InfoPath, to include SharePoint columns that have choices for multiple selections. I conducted an experiment and confirmed that SharePoint stores the choices ...
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Custom Web Service - The (&(objectClass=user)(mail=)) search filter is invalid

I have inherited a SharePoint farm where a previous developer created a web service/solution that connected to AD, got the person's email account and then used that to connect to another database that ...
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Infopath hyperlink field with calculated default value is not updated in Sharepoint list upon edit

I have a hyperlink field in an Infopath form which is set to populate a file Hyperlink to a shared drive based on entries to other fields in the form, using below formula for default value: ...
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InfoPath/Workflow error: A button in the form template is missing an xd:CtrlID attribute?

I have a list with a custom InfoPath form. There is a workflow tied to the list which, in turn, starts an approval workflow, then sets fields when the approval workflow completes. I have full control ...
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InfoPath Designer - Largest Field Size

What is the largest field size that can be created in InfoPath Designer and is it a Text field or a Memo Field or something else?
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ontaskchanged event is not triggered in a moss state machine workflow

I have this workflow which was working fine. But now it does not. It has the following states -inital, stage1, stage2, stage3, final. Initial stage works properly. In stage1, create task also works ...
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Fields randomly being visible in InfoPath form

I have rules on an InfoPath 2013 form where if a check box is checked, a field should show. If I fill the form in order from top to bottom, I don't have any issues. However, if I fill certain fields ...
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How to delete a large number of Content Types from Content Type Gallery?

We have a lot of InfoPath forms deployed on our SharePoint 2013 farm as custom Content Types. Over the period of time there are now a lot of such unused custom content types in gallery. When i say a ...
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Merging multiple form libraries into a single view

I currently have two separate form libraries: one old one, and one new one. All new forms go into the new one, but the old library still has active forms in it. We created a page with filtered views ...
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InfoPath validation rules not working

I have customized a nornal SharePoint list with InfoPath that will not allow users to upload any attachments with special characters. However when I click on the Submit button, though the form cannot ...
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Infopath form does not close after submit

I have configured the submit data connection and selected the option of "Close the form". But the form does not close after it is submitted successfully. The form remains open even if this option is ...
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Promoted field not accepting changes in data even if it is enabled for editing

We are using infopath 2010, sharepoint 2010, nintex workflow 2010. I created a form in infopath with some promoted fields. When i deploy it to staging environment, it works like a charm. no issues at ...
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Infopath form field does not retain the value

I am working with an InfoPath form where I set a value of a field to "1" on form submit. But to my surprise the field does not retain the value when the form is opened after submit. I am unable to ...
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After migrating the Infopath designer form from sharepoint 2010 to 2013 version, people lookup icon is not working

In my application, a form which is designed in sharepoint 2010 is been migrated to 2013 version, but unable to click and check the people or group icon and select the list for the same. The same ...
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Site collection upgraded to 2013 - help me identify what's missing

This is the first time I have dealt with SP2013 running in 2010 mode, so there may be some things that are fairly common knowledge that I do not know about. I have been brought in to help ...
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Set Multiple Default Values for People/Group Picker

I have a scenario where I would like to set the default values of a people picker to a handful of users based on information in the form. However, if I set the AccountID of the field to a concatenated ...
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What does the ms-infopath in a url do?

If you have a link with a URL like ms-infopath:ofe|u|https://myportal.sharepoint.com/site/someform/SOMEINFOPATHREF-220103C.xml What does the prefix to the URL do? Do all browsers understand this ...
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Allowing multiple selections for people/group picker not working

I have a InfoPath form published to a SharePoint list which has a people picker field. I enabled 'multiple selections' on the people picker field, however when I submit the form with multiple people ...
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What else is in the _layouts folder?

I found a useful way to force an InfoPath form to open directly in the InfoPath client (even across different SharePoint domains) by using the FormServer.aspx page within the _layouts folder. I do ...
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data store from infopath form 2010 to sharepoint 2007 list

I've created infopath form to collect the data from users to store sharepoint 2007 list, however the it has been saved as infopath file not as data? i just want to send this form via email and users ...
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Button in InfoPath to start workflow read only permissions

I have a workflow that will send a copy of a list item via email to the initiator of the workflow. I would like to put a button on an InfoPath form that runs the workflow. I know I could do this by ...
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Browser Infopath Form Doesn't Submit Data to SharePoint Library (but Saving the Form Does)

So I followed a CBT Nugget instruction on setting up an InfoPath 2013 Form and getting it all connected to SharePoint 2013 so that it could be filled out by users via the browser and then set up an ...
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SOAP response error Server was unable to process request “Could not find a part of the path”

This error affected the ability to open sites in SharePoint Designer and to open list InfoPath forms. There was no trace of the error in the ULS or Event Viewer logs, odd but true. The effected temp ...
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How to create conditional checkboxes with word template and sharepoint list

I am trying to create a word document using SharePoint lists. I am able to create my word document automatically by using a template and a workflow that transfers my list columns to a list where I ...
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Infopath Filler Crashes When Using Person Picker

I am using InfoPath 2013 and have created a test form with only one field, a person/group picker. If I configure SharePoint to open the from in the browser everything works correctly, but if I switch ...
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Is there any way to make InfoPath forms work in SharePoint Foundation?

Is there any way to make InfoPath forms work in SharePoint Foundation. I have set a certain InfoPath form as a template in a certain SharePoint library. When I navigate to the "new" button under ...
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In an Info Path 2013 form that links to SharePoint 2013 custom list -how to add a repeating table structure for only some columns and not all ?

I have created a SharePoint 2013 Custom list with several columns. I am designing an Info Path 2013 form for this custom list. When I click on checkbox manage multiple items (see inserted image). All ...
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Moving (or saving) Submitted InfoPath Form to library sub directory in a workflow

First - I am an idiot and have only played with SP for a couple of weeks...so forgive my ignorance. Scenerio: Create a list item with a unique field called F Number On item creation - I create a ...