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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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 ...
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Infopath: How to set a default value based on view

I have created a Leave Request site within my organization. I have a list which hosts the 3 following leave types: Annual, Special and Sickness. I have a choice field in the list named "Leave Type" ...
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Force InfoPath to Open in Browser from SP Display Form

I have an SP form library that has a calendar view. When user clicks a form from the calendar, SP opens the "Default Display Form" for that item--not the InfoPath form itself. The user can click on ...
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Infopath Subform/Link to Another Form within a Form

I am trying replicate a database I have in Access with InfoPath and SharePoint lists. Currently I have two lists which are related to each other. List one is Suppliers (Parent) and list two is ...
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SharePoint Online Infopath “This content cannot be displayed in a frame”

I have developed a SharePoint InfoPath form to capture contact details of an end users on my public facing SharePoint Online system. On SharePoint Online it works without problem if I have logged in ...
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Create running total for hrs worked

I'm new to SharePoint and was wondering if there's a way to create a running total for hours worked. I have an Infopath form set up where the user selects how many hours they spent working on a ...
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Create running total

I'm new to Sharepoint and was wondering if there's a way to create a running total for hours worked. I have an Infopath form set up where the user selects how many hours they spent working on a ...
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Bulk data upload in SharePoint Form Library

I have a newly created Form management system(form Library) in SharePoint online. Prior to this the data was used to maintain in Excel sheets. We need to upload this old data into new Form library as ...
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Rule to attach file when radio button selected

I would like to have my radio button selection have a rule that if you select Radio Button "A" you must attach a file.
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Infopath and Sections

I'm trying to work with InfoPath and create multiple optional sections but every time I insert a new section it always groups ALL objects under SharePointListItem_RW in the group. So if I have this ...
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How can I restrict item number to item name

I would like to do something similar to this how-to, but with a twist. | Item Name | Item Number | Store | Quantity | | ------------- |:-------------:| -----:| --------:| | Red Apple | ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow not updating linked metadata list

I have an InfoPath 2013 form published to a SharePoint 2013 document library. With this request form I designed an associated workflow to handle the task assignment process. The first time the form ...
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Change the content of message in Infopath

When two users open an InfoPath form at the saem time, the second user gets a pop up message. I guess it's a standard message? If yes, is it possible to change the content of the message?
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How to install Infopath Designer 2013 and Software Requirements

I'm new in Infopath development, trying to develop Infopath forms from my local machine. Does anyone have some information related to Infopath like: Downloadlink for InfoPath (Designer) 2013 How to ...
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InfoPath repeating section missing fields

I have a repeating section in infopath with a 3x3 table inside of it populated with textboxes. When I view the preview about half of the cells are missing from the table. I'm wondering if anyone has ...
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Repeating tables with different default values

So am I making an InfoPath form that pulls in data from an inventory list and I have a drop down that is populated with all available items in the inventory, and when an item is selected it shows the ...
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How to Open Info-path Form in All Browser?

currently=>i had check the check box that you must select during publishing at the point where you decide to publish to a doc lib, browser-enabling the template also in Document Form Library also ...
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Limit number of words in the text box

I am new to Info path, I know how to limit the no.of characters entered in to the text box using string-length function. But is there any way we can limit the number of Words entered in to an ...
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How do I add user email id into infopath form field

For eg: I want to add user email in one of infopath form fields from the user who has logged in. Can it be picked from user profile service, but how do display it ?
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How do I sync my Organization's Global Address Book to an InfoPath Form?

I'm currently developing a Resource Request Form for a customer. I would like to sync our Global Address List to the "EmployeeName" field. I've tried using the Data Connection Creation Wizard, but it ...
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Workflow error during Impersonation Step for certain users

We use SP Online (Off-prem 2013) and we have created InfoPath forms with people pickers and workflows which read these people pickers and remove then add permissions during an Impersonation Step. The ...
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Getting an error when I submit InfoPath form

I've been attempting to update an InfoPath form on a Document Library. The form works by having custom submit rules and data connections that allow the form to be submitted in specific folders. During ...
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Infopath 2010 form

I want to design a form like this I have 2 main list(Declarant and Incident) and under the Vigilance each tab is a list. Now i want to create single list where all these different list are ...
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Unique ID to field in info-path forms

My client want to develop some info-path forms, in which some general fields will have Unique ID in back-end. i.e. Zone or Region will have common name in the form but, somewhere in back-end each ...
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common field for various Info-path forms

I want to design 6 info-path forms and publish them in SharePoint online. Each form has some common field(basically drop downs) that has predefined data, we called it master fields. The requirement is ...
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Date marked from Info-path forms into Calendar

I have 4 info-path forms published in SharePoint online. Each form has date field in it. I want that the SharePoint/outlook calendar, of the user (who filed the form), will be marked(as an event) ...
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How InfoPath data is stored in database?

How InfoPath data is stored in database? Is it XML or some other format? Can I import excel data to an existing InfoPath web template?
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InfoPath Rule - only allow to check on check box

Per requirements I have to display choice field values in check boxes fashion. However, only one item needs to be check. Basically prevent multi-select and user must select 1 of the option. How would ...
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Access Denied error When trying to access a list in SharePoint from Infopath to create form

I have SharePoint 2013 and InfoPath 2013, I am not an administrator for SharePoint. I need to create a New form in InfoPath, howvever, every time I try to get to the Data Connection Wizard, I get an ...
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InfoPath Form Save “Draft” Option before submitting the data

I would like to to save InfoPath form as draft with required field before submitting the form. It should save as the form as draft when user clicks on Save button. How can I achieve this ...
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URL Encoding Error trying to access Infopath Form from mobile device

While trying out the default mobile view in my SharePoint 2013 site, I navigate to an Infopath Document Library, and then click on one of the elements, I get a URL in which SharePoint seems to not be ...
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I have a form library with some templates of Infopath documents published, dont work

I have a form library with some templates of Infopath documents published. After we have migrated to Sharepoint 2013, these templates don't opened as a Infopath local file, on my PC.
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How to display SharePoint 2013 request in a mail with Open task option

I am trying to implement a SharePoint application where user's request can be displayed in a mail and the open task open can be seen in the same outlook mail. I have been able to display the request ...
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InfoPath People Picker not posting back on Edit

I have an InfoPath that I set a People Picker field via a rule when the value of a drop down changes. This works when creating a new item but does not work on Edit Item. It appears to be that the ...
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Adjust the data connections to new location option not showing in Infopath publishing wizard

Recently we moved one of our site http://contoso/site/teams/work to new location in same site collection, new url http://contoso/site/teams/shift Everything moved correctly but one of the Form ...
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Need insight on UpdatePanel / _DoPostBack with JavaScipt

I've spent the better part of three days trying to wrap my head around UpdatePanel and _DoPostBack to find a solution to my problem with my infopath browser enabled form. I have a simple script that ...
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Import Access table data into existing SharePoint list

Is it possible to export data from SharePoint to Access as a backup and then if upload that access database into an existing list? We want to use an existing list because we are saving a backup of our ...
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Calculating Time Difference in InfoPath Form

Is there any way to calculate the difference between two time fields in an InfoPath 2013 form in minutes? Time Arrived: 1:00PM Time Left: 2:00PM Difference: 60 I understand that this can be done in ...
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Display name not rendering correctly

I have a simple InfoPath 2013 Form. I have the Data Connection to the User Profile Service connecting and when I Preview my InfoPath Form it shows the correct Display Name of the user. However my ...
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InfoPath People Picker search not working

I have a Sharepoint Online (365) form library with a InfoPath form. The form has a People Picker control on it. Previously you could click its Browse button, the search window would pop-up, and you ...
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SharePoint Infopath form retreive data from Excel spreadsheet

I have an infopath form on my sharepoint server that will be used as an order form. Keep in mind it is a 2007 template. I have a list of products in a table with text fields where customers can ...