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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 can I save attachments on InfoPath form to spreadsheet?

I need to save attachments submitted with the infopath form (for future reference) either on a spreadsheet or other format on a shared drive.
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Compare text box value with drop down list values

I need to compare the value in a text box to values in a separate drop-down list box. for instance if the value in the text is username and this value does not exist in the drop-down, then disable the ...
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InfoPath using ListData.svc/somelist?$filter xxx return 500 Internal Server error

In my Case, In the InfoPath form ,the user click a button to get the data collection from listdata.svc. When I try connect http:// testingsite/_vti_bin/listdata.svc . Its work When I try connect ...
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Infopath Form - Cascading dropdown asking for number in the field

I'm creating an Infopath form. I need to create 3 dropdown lists. The first one is client's name, the 2nd one is the contact we have in, and finally, the mail address associate to this contact. So I ...
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Avoid Postback on NaN fix

I created a form in InfoPath, in which current Year information is compared in a calculated value to Previous Year. Each Year is in a different list, so to calculate the variance percentage I did ...
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Can I default a value on control that is bound to a SharePoint list?

I have a field that is bound to a SharePoint list to provide a choice of 50+ vendors. I would like to default the field to one vendor located within the list.
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Infopath Form - On Button Click Add Hyperlink To Rich Text Box

Using Infopath 2010 editor, I should like to add a hyperlink to a rich text box on a button press. Using the "set field's value" function on a button press, I set the fields value to: concat(some, ...
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Add VERBS in IIS(GET,POST,OPTIONS)

I am not able to publish infopath form in a sharepoint site (http://sites.com/region/Department) after several research, i got an update that need to add verbs in IIS. iam receving the below error in ...
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Save/Edit Excel workbook from Infopath form

I have an Excel workbook with a chart in it. This workbook is for a research. When a new research starts, the user creates a new workbook (based on a template) and saves it (with associated data). I ...
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Infopath 2013 - Cant Use Data connection (Get data from sql )

I build a simple list and customize the new form in infopath. then I add new data connection and check receive data then select database and table (specially I add a table that have 10 row data) So I ...
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Pass permitters to web service to load Infopath 2010 form?

I have a request to designed infopath form to get data from externally running web servicer . In designed a form has 3 text boxes to user to enter 3 permitter that I can pass to web servicers to ...
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InfoPath hide checkbox if RichText value is empty

I created a one table with lot of columns and rows. Every column has a Rich text box with filters from first page (if dropdown value is equal to X then show text on Rich text box). Wanna ask how to ...
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make something a required field depending on value

How can I make a column required depending on another columns value. Is it possible to do this without javascript?
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Infopath : Textbox Limiting characters

I have never created/worked on Infopath 2010 . I want to create a infopath form with 3 textbox . I should be able to validate the 1st textbox , 1.if the characters are more than 65 then start filling ...
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Associate an existing site column with a published Infopath content type

I've created an Infopath form and published it as a content type to my SharePoint site. What I am trying to do now is modify the form (and content type) to include an existing site column that was ...
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SharePoint 2007 - InfoPath form library not allowing new items

I am in a very strange situation, and have been working with Microsoft Support on the same. With not much results. We had a site in SharePoint 2007 with a InfoPath form library, we had migrated ...
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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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Customize InfoPath Form select element

I have an InfoPath form used for ordering inventory from our warehouse. There are drop-down lists with the roughly 180 inventory items available for request. I would like to make hybrid drop-down ...
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filter an form library list view web part with multiple values in a column coming using a Current User Filter

I need to filter an form library list view web part with multiple values in a column using a Current User Filter web part as a provider. however I was unsuccesful since it only works for the first ...
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How to use workflow to coerce semi-colon delimited list of login names to email addresses in sharepoint designer 2010

My InfoPath form assembles a string of semi-colon delimited user names that look like this: MYSERVER\John.Doe;MYSERVER\Jane.Doe; I built the string values in InfoPath using the double eval over a ...
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InfoPath workflow initiation forms

In SharePoint 2010, is it possible to use InfoPath workflow initiation forms without the following: Site Collection Administrator (this one may be possible for my scenario) Access to the Central ...
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View active Infopath Form Services sessions?

Is there a way to view if anyone is currently using InfoPath Forms Services (IPFS)? I'm concerned that if I deploy a Site Collection Feature - which will recycle the app pool - it will play havoc ...
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Calculated field from Sharepoint to Infopath

I created a list in sharepoint with some calculated field. When i modify the form through Infopath the calculated field doesn't contain the formula that i wrote in Sharepoint. For example: In ...
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Infopath to Sharepoint: Create multiple list items from a date range?

I have a request from a client to create a SharePoint/InfoPath form that has Start Date and End Date fields. Their request is that when submitted it will make a separate entry for each day in the ...
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Using custom field type in InfoPath

I have several custom field types in my SharePoint Portal. Some advanced users in my enterprise want to be able these fields for edit in InfoPath. How can I do it?
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Infopath 2010 drop down field to populate document library field

I have Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise and Infopath 2010. I have a complex form created in Infopath with over 200 fields and numerous conditions. The form when submitted kicks off various workflows. The ...
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SharePoint 2013 InfoPath External Connections with Kerberos

Environment 2 App 2 WFE 1 DB C2WTS account- domain\AppPool (Log on as service/act as OS/Impersonate auth policy on all 4 servers) IIS Kernel mode - off Delegation for the all four servers: ...
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Concat repeating section fields into one field with delimiter

I have following fields structure, Root - Form - Body -Sections -Section -Subsections -Subsection ...
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People Picker in Infopath Forms acting Strange

Using an upgraded site collection (from 2010) in SharePoint Server 2013, we get inconsistent name resolution behavior inside of an infopath form surfaced by infopath forms services. The environment ...
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Error when sending a form created with Infopath

this is a (translated) message I see when I try to send a form created with Infopath for SharePoint 2013 Warning Impossible to send the form because of an error. Impossible to find the list of ...
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Edit action in InfoPath 2013

I have created a form with 4 fields, submit and close buttons. For submit button ,I map a submit action. Then I published the form in SharePoint site. Now the form is open when I click 'New document' ...
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Relative data sources in InfoPath Form

I have what I would assume is not a uncommon scenario for a client. I have hit a roadblock and it is a deal breaker for the client in terms of deciding if SharePoint is the right product. They will ...
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List field filter

I have two related lists Customers and Projects, every project must have a customer, in another list I have two fields, one for customer and another for project. I want to customize this list form in ...
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Infopath webpart always opening a new Form

I customized a my List form in infopath designer and created a new view for the form. Than i created a new webpart page named Test.aspx and added an infopath webpart on it. I selected the list and ...
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Error handling by Infopath 2010 for ItemAdd cancelled by SP Event Receiver

How to handle error messages in Infopath form, when a List item add event is cancelled by a Sharepoint Event Receiver? I receive an error which isn't user friendly, I would like to display a user ...
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Infopath form removing multiple spaces from url

I have a repeating section that displays an URL on an infopath form built from a list. Currently it displays URL with the spaces in it. I want to replace those spaces with a %20 to make them link ...
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Linking InfoPath 2013 List Forms

We have a need to update multiple lists via an InfoPath form. These lists are linked together via a common ID. The specific example is one form that displays contracts, with a secondary form ...
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The version history stores only the current approver's comment for all the versions

I have customized a SharePoint list using InfoPath and content approval is enabled for this list. The version history stores only the current approver's comment for all the versions. That is: For ...
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possible to go through all the controls in a form to check if they have been filled or not on submitting the form to sharepoint?

I have built a form library in sharepoint, which will contain an info path form inside it. I wonder if it is possible in any way to iterate through all the controls inside an info path without the ...
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Multiple selection list box

In one infopath form list i am using multiple selection list box properties. I am taking value in this control from another list having arround 100 values. Hence in the control value is coming in a ...
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Access Denied Calling listdata.svc

I am trying to create a custom InfoPath form to display a List Information , I used REST API it works fine in the preview mode but when I open it in browser it throws up error XML data that is ...
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Link documents stored in document library from infopath form

I have the requirement to link documents stored in a document library back to an Infopath form. Even though the documents do not need to be inserted initially from the infopath FORM (at least for the ...
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Add dynamic link to InfoPath multi-selection field

I had to modify a form using InfoPath in order to achieve a feature that populates a multiple-selection field with data returned from a query (similar to what this tutorial outlines). Before making ...
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Site collection owner can see infopath (itemedit) form, contributor users see empty page, why?

I have sp2013. I have a custom list with a custom contenttype. I have customized the form in this list, in InfoPath 2013. I save the infopath form and publish it. With the site collection owner I can ...
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Using Infopath without SharePoint

One of my clients need to use an infopath form to obtain information from the users and submit it to a database. But he doesn't have SharePoint. So I want to know if there is any way that we can use ...
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Infopath Error: The following location is not accessible, because it is in a different site collection - except it isn't

My server name: vshoprspfe The url people use for the farm: http://sharepoint (I'm not familiar with how this has been setup, but I believe it's with a cName) The site collection / library where this ...
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How to set the infopath dialog window default size to maxmize.?

I have a list InfoPath form, when I click on "add new item" the InfoPath form opens in a very small window. I want to set InfoPath form dialog window to maximize size. Could you please help me to ...
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Save Conflict Issue?

I have a form that in the form loads rules does the following: Check if Locked: if Locked = TRUE AND if Locked != userName() then Switch to read only Locked view, do not run any further rules ...
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Edit the list item by click on any custom column

I have a custom list. The list has 5 columns: A B C D E These column is taking value from am InfoPath form. I want to know any way to edit the items by click on any value on the row? Eg. Column ...
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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 ...