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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How to change the tooltip in an infopath document using codebehind [closed]

I need to change the tooltips in an infopath form using the code behind. How should I do that?
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Error in calling SystemUpdate

I have the following PowerShell script which will update the TemplateUrl field for all forms in a form library. $newTemplateUrl = "http://SPSERVER/FormServerTemplates/NewFormTemplate.xsn" $web = ...
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SharePoint Development Sever Yes\No

My department head is insistent on having a Development and Production Server for our SharePoint sites. After speaking with some other professionals and working with the technology for several months, ...
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Hiding Information in a SharePoint List

If several employees add their data to a SharePoint List (Change of Address) how do I hide the employees' address from the other employees and is this possible? I have been working in the SharePoint ...
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custom list form - only positive integer allowed in dropdown

I have created a custom list form in InfoPath, and successfully deployed it to a sharepoint list. it's contains several text boxes, and dropdown lists.The dropdown lists pull data from a separate ...
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SharePoint Infopath 2010 development

I am new to the SharePoint Infopath 2010 development. What are the required components that I need to install to start with the development.Is it possible in SharePoint foundation server? Can anyone ...
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Create a web part to display filtered list item

I've got a Contact list with info about departments in our organization. The list is at the department level, not person level. It has the following columns: Department Title ["Contact Helpdesk:", ...
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Maximum number of rows in a SharePoint List

I am designing a system and considering using an InfoPath form to store data in a SharePoint list. I am wondering if there is a limit to the number of rows in a SharePoint List? Would a better ...
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When still to use InfoPath?

I am looking for a way to modify SharePoint list forms so that I can make some fields read-only, and can apply some logic based on the person logged into the form. I have been told that InfoPath ...
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Grabbing current list item in infopath with C# [closed]

I am trying to grab the current list item, which is an infopath form. So far I am connecting to the sharepoint site, opening the list and trying to grab the current item, but I keep getting an index ...
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Infopath 2010 form - “Only Date or Date and Time Allowed”

in Infopath i set the default value of a due date field to "today()". the format however when i load the form shows "Year-Mo-Day" format (however is correct data), and it displays a red box around the ...
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How to insert a named hyperlink anchor in InfoPath?

I have an infopath form, and I want to create a sort of table of contents so that when users return to finish filling out their forms (after having left off), they can jump to the section. I see that ...
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How to populate Repeating Table values from a SharePoint list?

I need to populate a Repeating Table values from a SharePoint list. To be clear I don't want to "link" values from list, I want the values copied into this table. I have limited success of copying ...
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Editing a custom infopath form published to a library?

I had built an infopath form and published it to a library in sharepoint. Unfotunately, I lost the file on my local machine in the middle of a user profile sync chaos. I tried editing the form in ...
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Infopath web browser forms

I have an infopath form published as Web Broswer enabled , this infopath form is a survey taken by many people in different teams (same person can work for 2 different teams) , I would like to ...
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How to Modify Field Names in Multiple SharePoint Lists?

Have created 200 same SharePoint Lists with InfoPath, under different subsites. I want to modify the fields on each list: From: Q12014 to Q1Y1 Q22014 to Q2Y1 Q32014 to Q3Y1 Q42014 to Q4Y1 Q12015 to ...
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Remove InfoPath Validation Red Dashed border

I created a custom form using InfoPath 2010. I need to input validate all fields (approx: 70). The customer is adamant on not seeing the dashed border around required radio and checkbox elements, ...
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Sandbox solutions are not enabled on the SharePoint server form - Infopath 2010?

I have designed an Infopath form, picture button is placed inside the repeat table. When the button is clicked, I want to remove the current row of the repeat table, so have added the code mentioned ...
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How to create workflow & submit data using infopath form?

I have designed the Form in InfoPath. I want to submit the form's data in my Sharepoint site. Sothat the supervisor(the higher level)person can check the details and he can Approve/Reject the ...
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How to make infopath controls mandatory based on another controls value in the infopath form using rules? [closed]

I have a drop down list in the infopath form and based on the selection(Only if aprticular value is selected ) in dropdown listbox need to make some of the controls as mandatory in the infopath form. ...
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Infopath: Copy calculated value to list field

I'm using InfoPath and SP 2010. I'm using calculated fields which works well, but I wonder if there is a way to copy calculated field value to standard list field when form is submitted ?
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SharePoint List form (add new choice value in dropdown)

I made a custom list in SharePoint(2010) and then created an infopath form based on that list. I created a new page in my SharePoint publishing site and added an infopath webpart that looked at my ...
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Display elements using repeating table and filtering

I have a problem with repeating table and display data using this table. I try to display a elements from list “Wydarzenia” (Events) in my form design in InfoPath. I add Client using InfoPath ...
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How do I send an email when a value has been changed?

I have an InfoPath web based form that has a few email addresses set up in different sections of the form. I want the Submit action to send an email to the changed email address only and not all. Is ...
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How to get multivalue lookup column items from sharepoint list to infopath?

I am on a project. I have a list that have 2 columns. One is the title, other is a multiple value look up column from another list. Everything is ok, working well. And call it ListA. BUT, i am ...
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Can InfoPath forms have multiple code-behind files?

I've recently been doing support work for few solutions built with browser-based InfoPath forms. And all of the solutions have had a large amount of customization using code-behind. So far I've only ...
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How do I convert a Infopath form created in sharepoint to Word

How do I convert a Infopath form that I created in sharepoint to Word Thanks
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Locked Row in database for key on Infopath Submission for Contribute Permission + below w/ Custom Event Reciever (ItemUpdating)

Basic Rundown of Process: I am creating a Process wherein an InfoPath form is Submitted to a Library, certain managers will then have the ability to change a drop-down to either Approved or Rejected, ...
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Unable to open infopath forms when migrated from MOSS 2007 to sharepoint 2010

We have migrated MOSS 2007 site to Sharepoint 2010. It consists of Infopath form library. We are able to migrate all versions of the document. New version opens in Infopath 2010 form , but older ...
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Infopath admin approved forms at Site Collection level

I have created an Infopath Form which has some custom C# Code written. Since this form contains code it has to be an admin approved form and hence I need to go to central admin -> upload template and ...
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Workflow deployment in a multiple WFE farm environment

The issue is:, I change the visual studio workflow's initiation form via infopath create the wsp package again Retract and Remove it via the ca. Deploy the new package via powershell When I try to ...
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Is it possible to compare current user to a SharePoint list/group and switch views if they belong?

So I have a list of managers in my SharePoint site, and I am able to get the current user by using a web service and storing their name into a control. Is it possible to compare this name to everyone ...
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InfoPath - Is it possible to switch default views and then save this setting with a button?

So lets say that I have two views, one that is the default and another that can be triggered with a button. Is it possible to switch views, then have the view that you switched to become the default ...
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Can you email different sections to different people from one form created in infopath and submitted to sharepoint?

So for example I have 3 sections, and each person has a complaint box (regular text box) and a person responsible (contact selector). Now when I submit the form, how do I get each sections to email ...
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How do I get a listing of the contents of a Document Library?

Sorry for the simple question. I have a Form Library whose directory listing I need to access from an InfoPath form containing custom code. I don't need the contents of any of the files, just the ...
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Restoring Infopath Workflow metadata

We have problems with regards to backing up workflow status data, that we have been trying to solve for about a year now. The situation: After restoring individual InfoPath forms the workflow status ...
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Infopath form - Wont let me “Add Document”

I get following error when I click on "Add Document" on a infopath library. This feature requires Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 or later and a Microsoft Sharepoint Foundation-compatible XML editor ...
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Make date field Date Picker only (disallow typed entry)

I have an InfoPath form on SharePoint Online (2013). The date field has a date picker, but also allows people to type the date. i.e. 4/7/2015. This allows US users to type 4/7/2015 meaning 7th April, ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 check run workflow stops automatically and how to restart workflow

I am planning to have a workflow in SharePoint 2013, run a weekly loop from start to end dates. This will run fine normally. However how about when the process stops due to like the server going down. ...
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How do I add a photo to a form without InfoPath?

I on a 2013 site. I would like to add a photo to a form that was created within SP without using InfoPath. Is this possible? here is an example. This was created using InfoPath. Any information on ...
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InfoPath 2013 retain current values but save in new record

(This is a bit of a duplicate question but it was asked a year ago and it wasn't answered helpfully.) I've got a form created against Office 365 Sharepoint custom list. Pretty much everything is ...
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InfoPath versus ASP form

Environment: SP2013 Enterprise, InfoPath 2010 My question is hopefully pretty straight-forward, but I haven't found any good documentation on it so I'm looking for advice from personal experience if ...
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how to use getuserprofileByName in infopath?

I'm using this tutorial http://www.codeproject.com/Articles/331606/How-to-set-Current-User-Name-to-InfoPath-Person-Gr to insert the name of the current user in an infopath form. I got the connection ...
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Closing web enabled infopath 2010 form code behind sharepoint 2010

We have a custom button, which when clicked sets few fields in infopath form and then does data submit using data connection, now we want to close the form after data submit. Any suggestions? this is ...
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Convert the Infopath Form into PDF or Excel in SharePoint 2010?

We have designed an Infopath Form and published as a document template on a library. Now, we would like to add a feature to export the InfoPath Form details to Excel or publish the InfoPath Form as ...
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Infopath people picker repeating field

Is it possible in Infopath 2013 to make the people picker a repeating field? As in, you put in one name and verify it, then another people picker box appears below it to put in another user, which ...
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SP13 Capturing Email Address in Survey

I created a survey and have the "Created By" column type active. However, when individuals answer the survey instead capturing just the "created by" field is there a way to capture their email ...
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How do I get rid of an InfoPath form on a Sharepoint List?

I have a SharePoint list that is an InfoPath list and I want to scrap the form. I want to just revert to standard List forms. Can anyone help?
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Why are duplicate List Items being created when I Submit an InfoPath form to my list?

I seemed to have broken something fundamental. When I edit a SharePoint InfoPath form List Item, it submits an entirely new list! How can I make my Submit button perform the "old" way and just "save" ...