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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not publishing the form in Sharepoint site as a new form(Infopath) after changes are made to the existing form when opened

How do I edit a Infopath form and not publish it onto the sharepoint library as a new form? I just want to make change to the old one and save it but not as as a new form. I'm working on a workflow ...
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using infopath XmlFormViewLetterTemplate as a part of webpart in sharepoint sandbox environment

i want to to show infopath from with XmlFormViewLetterTemplate but i receive this run-time error "An exception of type 'System.Security.SecurityException' occurred in SABA_SandBox.dll but was not ...
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infopath new form in Start page

I have infopath browser based new form for a list. How can i display this newform in Startpage so that the user can fill the form from the startpage.. Thank you.
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Error when I open the page

In the portal that is built in Sharepoint Server 2010, are some Pages that contains Sharepoint Lists, the workflow is built with Sharepoint Designer 2010 while the form for adding and editing data is ...
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InfoPath 2010 form to send emails depending on drop-down value in the form and change views

I have a scenario where I am having a form with three different views. On first view I have two fields one is Read only and the other is drop-down box. Drop-down box has 10 diff values like A, B C, D ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Workflow Form's Text Box automatically becomes read-only once published to browser. How do I stop this?

I have a site workflow with text boxes that are used for input of initiation form parameters. They are all single-line text parameters, and none should be read-only. In InfoPath none of them are ...
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GetUserProfileByName INFOPATH to SharePoint Online in Office 365

I am trying to use the old system "GetUserProfileByName" under INFOPATH that automatically fills out forms (name, first name, phone, email, etc ...). After my research, it is possible to use this ...
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SharePoint 2013 Display Names (in txt format) returned from lookup are comma separated

We are creating a SharePoint application (using 2010 Workflow on our 2013 environment) for "Approval Requests" that uses a cascaded selection: the requester selects the environment, next a cascaded ...
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Do custom InfoPath User Controls absolutely have to be registered with the COM interop?

Is it possible to design a custom User Control using C# in VSTA for InfoPath without registering it with the COM interop? It's not a control that I'm going to use on any other form, but I have a very ...
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Workflow can't update promoted field

I have a form made in Infopath in the form there is a field called "FileName" it has a default value "Now()" and has been promoted and the tick to allow edit has been set. I want to update this field ...
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Customize edit form of library with InfoPath

In lists it is possible to customize the form with InfoPath. For libraries this function is missing. Is there any way to use an InfoPath form to edit data in a library? I know that it's possible to ...
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How to create a new InfoPath form in form library programatically using an event handler?

I would like to add Infopath form, that is a new item in the Form library programmatically. This would be using any event handler. Please guide.
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SharePoint 2013 Header/Detail Expense Form

We are stuck with what we know seems to be an easy solution, however, just can't seem to get it done. We are trying to implement a Expense Management form that allows a user claim back expenses. The ...
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Info-path form web part can't found infopath admin approved content types to its edit webpart properties

SharePoint 2013 I ran into a snag the other day after publishing an InfoPath form (as a Content Type) to one my SharePoint 2013 sites. I was able to successfully publish the form to the Form ...
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Unable to load browser based form

We have a library that has worked perfectly for ever. Now when users try to add a new item (ribbon) or view an existing they get this message (server/username replaced with XXX) The form template ...
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Unspecific error enabling InfoPath form template via Powershell

I have an administrator-approved form template that I'm trying to deploy via simple PowerShell scripts. I use the Install-SPInfoPathFormTemplate command to install the form - that part works, and I ...
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tick 2 values on a multi-selection list box via rules

I have a multi-selection list box with multiple values in, and when a user selects a value from a dropdown, I want this to trigger a rule that then selects two of the values in the multi-selection ...
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Checkbox required not validating

According to http://stackoverflow.com/questions/8045235/infopath-2010-validate-i-agree-checkbox-before-submitting you can set a checkbox to "required" and it will validate that they have to check it ...
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How to hide Content editor web part which has InfoPath form link in it based on condition

I am using SharePoint 2010 and my scenario is I have created a InfoPath form and form link is being set up in Content editor web part to directly open to submit a form for the first time. Everything ...
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InfoPath cannot display new User profil porperty

I add a new user porperty in central administration. And I want user this porperty in my custom InfoPath form. Then I create a new connection to User Information list, but this new porpery does not ...
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How to restrict view in InfoPath webform

How can I restrict view to a user or a group of users? I'm able to get their name or membership but how do I then apply it to the actual webform? InfoPath has lot less options for SP lists and ...
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SharePoint 2013 list webform - error 5566

I've been struggling with this for past couple of weeks researching all over. I have a webform with couple of views with one being restricted to certain users. When I try and query the data using ...
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Data connection window won't show when opening form

I have an InfoPath form, in SharePoint 2013, with various data connections. When the form was opening, a pop up window used to warn the users and ask for permission to connect to those resources. Now ...
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Update List Item from Infopath Approval Workflow Task Form

I have a workflow that contains an OOB approval workflow. I'm trying to edit the approval task form so that the current item's fields can be edited from the task form. Here's what I've done so far: ...
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Get user properties using JavaScript for use in InfoPath - SP Online

I followed this blog - Pass user information from SharePoint 2013 to InfoPath 2013 It's a really good solution and works well but I want to expand it and get the users department and office location. ...
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Add repeating row data from InfoPath 2010 to show up in “Add or change lookup” in SPD 2010 Workflow?

In SP2010 I am trying to get a repeated section data to be accessible in SPD 2010 workflow "Add or Change Lookup" to ultimately send in an email. The person before me created three fields per ...
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Infopath rules on form load, multiple values in a multiple selection box in 1 rule

I have a multiple selection list box and I want to set up a rule when the form loads. The rule just ticks the boxes of 2 values that are already in the box. Is it possible to do this in one rule? I ...
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Send pictures in an email that are contained in a form stored in a Form Library

I have created a form library where users can report things and add pictures to the form. When users click Save I need InfoPath to send out an email with some details taken from the form. I then have ...
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SharePoint look up value A (list number value) and hide Add New button if 2nd list count value B (list count) is equal or greater to value A

I have an InfoPath form displaying formation for a commuter sign up list called "Register Commute" I modified the Content Type Display Form and added a list called "Commuter Sign Up" which is ...
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field cannot be blank only on a certain view infopath

I have a field that is only on a certain view(which isn't the first one) and I want to set it to cannot be blank. Is there anyway I can do this without it throwing the error that its blank on the ...
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Get the values of a multiple selection box with InfoPath 2010

I have two multiple selection list boxes (different fields) with the same values, they are also on different views. What I am wanting to do is to get the first fields value(s) and then put them in ...
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Different views in SharePoint form library

I have a form library which is created as a part of the publishing process from a 2013 InfoPath form. On this form I have three views and would like the "New" view to be displayed, when the user ...
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Correct syntax for preceding-sibling:: XPath query

I'm trying a codeless workaround linked below to sequentially submit multiple rows from a repeating table to a Sharepoint list from an Infopath form. Codeless workaround: ...
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Loop through each row in a repeating table using SharePoint Workflows

I have an InfoPath form published to a SharePoint library and I have created a workflow that gets values from some of the fields in form and inserts them into a SharePoint List. Now, in the form I ...
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get displayed value from listbox or drop-down box by Infopath/sharepoint2010

When get a value from list of drop-down box tied to data-source of sharepoint list and send it to text-box by rule it shows the value of the index. How can I send displayed value or convert the ...
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Move data from Infopath form to sharepoint list

I'm using SharePoint On-line and InfoPath 2013 and I create a library of forms, in those form exist repeating tables. Is there any way of send these information to a SharePoint list after the form ...
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Update SharePoint List when clicking button on InfoPath form

I have an InfoPath 2013 form that pulls information from numerous sources, including several SharePoint lists. There is a button on the form (NOT the Submit button) that does some work behind the ...
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new drop down list box entries are not showing in infopath form

i have a custom info path form. I manually add a item to the drop down list box by editing the form in info path designer 2010 and published the form to the SharePoint server. But the newly added drop ...
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Open InfoPath form with sign section on it in modal window

I have a InfoPath 2013 form from form library with signature section in it and I want to open it in a pop up modal window and sign it in the modal window. But SharePoint prevents opening the form with ...
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Workflow not working when forms not modified

I have a workflow running on form Library (InfoPath in flier mode) with some promoted columns and some other columns created in SP (Outside of InfoPath) to deal with exceptional situations. These ...
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Error in getting Current User's SharePoint group

I am facing this issue while creating a data connection using web services. My requirement was to get current user's SharePoint Group and i followed this link Getting the Current User's SharePoint ...
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Check current user in SharePoint group in InfoPath

Is it possible to check current user in SharePoint group in InfoPath form?
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Count number of Yes/No entries in a column promoted from InfoPath

Using SP 2010, I'm trying to find a way that I can count the number of Yes/No entries in a column of a Form Library. The goal is to display the counts in a Chart Web Part. The column contains values ...
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Need infopath to view “owner” when “folder” is selected

I have a SharePoint team site list with two main columns, FOLDER and OWNER. Now I have created a form in InfoPath and people can select a FOLDER (drop down menu). Now I need the OWNER to be filled ...
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Displaying item in tasks form

I would like to display item informations in my tasks form. I think i need to use data connection in Infopath. I can display all my items in my form , but i want to display item who matches with my ...
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Cannot find mystery list in infopath form

There are supposed to be defined approvers for each geography, and the form has a "mailto" text field that is supposed to be set based on the user's selected geo. Some people who access this form are ...
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Design form in infopath greyed out in SPD and info path related button missing in webpage ribbon

I have a new sharepoint site with custom solution and custom master page, for some reason the banner and footer from master page are applied to all the forms as well. Naturally I want to get rid of ...
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Keep focus on selected item in a multiple-selection list box field in infopath

How to keep the focus on the selected item in a multiple-selection list box field in infopath 2010? Once the user check one of the check-boxes that happen to be toward the end of the list, the focus ...
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column validation in 2013

Hopefully I can explain this well enough, I am working in 2013 and I have created a form with 21 fields. There are eight fields that are required from the start, one of those required fields has six ...
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How to modify InfoPath REST url without knowing the actual url

I am using REST data sources with my InfoPath 2013 form and it works well. My datasources are on an external server so I saved my data sources as data connection files which makes it easy to add those ...