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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Tabbing Problem with InfoPath 2010 People/Group Selector

I have a InfoPath 2010 form. Somehow my user-profile people picker tabs back to the previous field when I first step into it. Once I tab back in there is no longer a problem. Does anyone know how to ...
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InfoPath 2010 Person/Group Picker: Need “write in” option

I've placed a person/group picker on a web enabled InfoPath 2010 form. It comes up and allows me to pick names from the farm no problem. My issue is that I want to be able to write in the name of an ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 People Picker Limitations issue

I have a SharePoint 2010 Infopath List form. In this form I have a people picker field and a Date picker field. Now I need to make people picker field Mandatory only when Date picker field is not ...
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How best to set up a Policy and Procedures Acknowledgement library

This is more of a discovery type question. I need to set up a policy and procedure library with policy acknowledgements. I need to be able to track who has completed the acknowledgement and I don't ...
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Access error publishing InfoPath form to Forms Services

I am trying to publish an InfoPath form to a SharePoint form library, but I am running into problems. Immediately after clicking the Next button in the Publishing Wizard, I receive "You are not ...
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Where to make the changes to enable an InfoPath 2007 Form to open in a browser.

At present an Infopath 2007 form will not open in a browser. I am looking for a way to force it to open in a browser and a description of how to do this,
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infopath publish form into sharepoint server

is it possible to publish an info path 2012 form that have c# code inside it ? i tried to do that but when i click publish and choose one of the publish choices it gives me this message. form ...
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What's the sense in forcing to digitally sign the Infopath 2010 forms?

Whenever I create an Infopath Filler Form in Infopath Designer 2010 and attach C# code there, for example, to show a messagebox on a button click, I am getting: InfoPath cannot open the selected ...
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How to get look up fields display name?

I have a list with 3 columns in it. Title, QType, Qtype_Text .. Title is usual field. QType is a lookup field (it works). And Qtype_Text is a kind of singleline textbox. I want to get QType's ...
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Connect ECT to SharePoint List in InfoPath?

I'm trying to create a list in Infopath 2010. I'd like one of the fields to be a drop down list that connects to an external content type list. It doesn't show any of the External Content Type Lists ...
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infopath hide fields based on sp group

Is it possible to hide fields in InfoPath form based on sp group. Can you a proven link or some cool ideas.
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Filtering Secondary SQL data connection with value from Main data connection

I am trying to develop a form in InfoPath 2010 for displaying a list (Repeating Table) of data from a SQL table. My goal is to display not only the included table columns but values from Foreign Keys. ...
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Can a C# web service access an Excel Services workbook?

A bit of background: I have an InfoPath browser form that I have connected to a C# web service that I've written. I have an Excel Services worksheet published in SharePoint as well. What I'd like to ...
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how to change multi-select to be blank value by default in infopath 2010

I have an infopath 2010 form that is defaulting to check the first item in the list. I'm needing all items to be 'unchecked' by default. I've changed the default value in both the sharepoint list ...
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Custom Infopath form - Dynamically create controls dependent on user entry

I am creating an inventory form on InfoPath 2010 to be used in SharePoint 2010. I need to dynamically generate controls (text boxes) for serial numbers which depends on the number entered into a ...
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Format-number() not working in calculated column

CASE: I'm using a Workflow in a huge process, one of which is to set an Infopath column to be incremental. However, this incremented column value has to be in a certain format and cannot be done in ...
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Disassociate InfoPath Form with SharePoint List

So, I created a SharePoint List and spent a fair amount of time customizing the form in InfoPath adding various bits of functionality (via SharePoint Site-->List Settings-->Customize Form). ...
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what book would you recommend for infopath development

Are there any books that you would recommend to a developer for infopath 2010 development for sharepoint 2010?
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Populate ListBox dynamically in term of the choice in another ListBox in infopath

I have serverals problems to create a dynamic form with InfoPath. Here is how my Sharepoint lists looks like : Places Table : City | Adress | Phone number | ... Ressources Tables : City | ...
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Form load options in Infopath designer 2007

In Infopath designer 2007, where do I find “Form Load” Options (like the one which is present in Data connections in infopath designer 2010). please Indicate the location.
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Hiding Ribbon on List Item Custom Form

I am using InfoPath to create a custom form when users add items to a list. I am using views and my own submit button so I don't want the ribbon to be visible. How to hide it? Thanks
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InfoPath Form Library Form in Web Part

How can I get an existing form library form (that is, one that has already been submitted) to display in a info path web part? For form library forms, as distinct from list forms, I can only seem to ...
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Add new fields to an existing InfoPath and also fill in the newly added fields

I have an existing Infopath form in Sharepoint and they all have data in those forms. I'm able to update the new fields I add to the Infopath in SharePoint. Now one of my problems I have is: Those ...
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Designing an InfoPath form for Search

I am new to InfoPath forms. I have a basic idea that InfoPath forms can be used to capture information related to list columns and the data can then be stored in the list on a SharePoint site. However ...
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How to change view of InfoPath form in WorkFlow

Can you help me with my task: I'm creating a view/edit InfoPath form, using InfoPath Designer, for a task list where a workflow creates tasks. In the workflow I change this: ...
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How to Limit Access to a Form using Active Directory?

I have a specific form that needs to be accessed only by certain users and/or AD groups. How do I limit access to specified users or specified Active Directory groups? Is this done via a workflow? ...
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Impersonating an admin user in order to save form to list

I have a requirement to create an Infopath form that saves the information to a list where no users should have read access. I have been thinking to accomplish this with impersonation where I want to ...
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InfoPath Form and SSL Cert Error

I have an InfoPath form that fetches the current user's name, account, manager, etc.. from AD on form load. Everything works well in the client, how ever when I publish the form to or SharePoint ...
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SharePoint 2010 Customized List form using infopath doesn't inherit new fields automatically

This situations has really got me stuck. I have a SharePoint 2010 list that I would like to save as a template. The list is based on Task list template and has a customized forms using Customize forms ...
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Submit to one Sharepoint Column from multiple Infopath fields?

Is it possible to have multiple fields in one form, but have them submit to the same column in a sharepoint library? If so can I have a detailed explanation as to how it would be done?
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Email to user who modified the web-based InfoPath 2007 form

May I know how to create a Workflow in a form library that email to the user who modify the form and also CC to a manager? (the manager is a fixed person while the person who modify the form is ...
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InfoPath 2010 forms do not open in the Browser using IE8

If the user has InfoPath installed on their PC the form will default to open in InfoPath. This is not desirable. All forms should open in the browser not in InfoPath. Why? Because some users in the ...
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Additional datasource in infopath

Is there any way to add additional datasources to an infopath form when using an external list? Infopath always complains about the form not being valid, because of the addinal datasource.
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C# behind InfoPath forms

Is it possible to run C# code with InfoPath forms when the form is running inside of web browser? Same question applies to JavaScript also. With web forms which one do you recommend if both are ...
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Digital Signatures in InfoPath enabled SharePoint 2010 Forms

I need to deploy digital signatures (DS) in InfoPath Enabled SharePoint Forms. Its totally new area for me hence I have following questions: What types of DS work in InfoPath 2010 & how does it ...
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How to track status of InfoPath form through SPD workflow?

I am a total newbie on SharePoint, workflows, InfoPath technology... I had never heard of any of it until about two weeks ago. Our environment is all 2007 - SharePoint, InfoPath, everything. I have ...
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Error: “The following URL is not Valid” - Unable to publish InfoPath Form

I have little experience with InfoPath Forms. I was been working on SP 2010 to design an InfoPath form using Microsoft InfoPath Designer 2010 and publish it to a site and attach it to a library. ...
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Custom DIP Using InfoPath calling a web service - DIP Unable to Load

I have a Custom Document Information Panel developed in InfoPath 2010 - within which I am calling a Web Service to return a date value from the server. The DIP when opened independently works fine, ...
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Workflow: Show initiation form after creating new item?

I want to start my Visual Studio 2010 sequential workflow automatically after adding a a new form (or any document for that matter) to a form library. This works flawlessly as long as I don't have an ...
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Promoting all fields in InfoPath to SharePoint

This is probably more of an InfoPath 2007 question, but ultimately I've created a form with 180 fields in it (don't ask, customer requirement) and ultimately I'm wondering is there an easy way to just ...
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Embedding an InfoPath form within a SharePoint page

I have a working document library that uses a template content type, which is an InfoPath form. I have enabled the browser compatibility settings and the "view form in browser" option in the document ...
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InfoPath 2010 error on MOSS 2007

We developed an Infopathc 2010 for (which include filters) and try to publish that on MOSS 2007. However, we are gettig an error msg: "the form cannot be converted because it was designed for a later ...
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InfoPath PeoplePicker can i filter to show only People (user profiles only and no SharePoint Groups)

Does anyone know how I can filter Person/Group Picker (PeoplePicker) within InfoPath to return only user profiles from a SharePoint site and not the SharePoint groups? Using People Picker within a ...
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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 ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 how to update repeating data on weekly basis

In a new SharePoint 2013 project that I am working on, the user will be entering the same data on a weekly basis. The data will need to be entered between a start date and end date. The required ...
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sharepoint 2013 pass data between custom lists

I am asking the question since this is my first project working with Sharepoint 2013. Here is the project requirements: 1. I created a custom list for users to enter data in a custom form that is ...
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Infopath Expression error phoneNumber

Currently I'm working with Infopath in french version and trying to insert an expression and it doesn't work. I'm wondering if it's the syntax problem. My source to do that :The instruction to create ...
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Trying to understand SharePoint Enterprise CAL

I am a SharePoint developer for few years, but this is my project where I need to install SP2013. Before installing, I am trying to understand the SP licenses. Currently I have SharePoint Server 2013 ...