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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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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Update InfoPath Form Field From SharePoint List

I am building a form where we have one field which changes every month. Users using the form can't edit this, but obviously those will full control can. I have set the default value in the list ...
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Approval/Feedback workflow: how to change the task status with a custom button on InfoPath Form?

I created two workflows, one based on the approval workflow and another based on the feedback workflow via SharePoint Designer 2010. For both workflows I'm trying to find a solution to add a custom ...
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Error adding file to InfoPath form that is browser enabled in SharePoint

I am having an issue with my "add file" control in InfoPath. When I preview the InfoPath form it works fine; however, when I publish the form to the SharePoint site (browser enabled) I get an error ...
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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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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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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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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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Insert formula for Email “To” field in InfoPath

I add a button into the Form. Action:Submit Submit Option: Email I have a condition to send an e-mail. If column1's value == val1 then send mail to person1 else send mail to person2. I look ...
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Adding javascript to a new form in a form Library

How do i add javascript to the form library new form, since i published infopath form as default form page. I am using sharepoint 2013 and infopath 2013 to customize the form. Is there any way to ...
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How to check if user has a permission to complete task in InfoPath task form?

Is it possible to check if the user has enough permissions to complete task in InfoPath 2010 task form? Or maybe it is possible to show to user read-only view if he has lack of the rights. The full ...
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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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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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Validate Infopath form by another sharepoint list

I have 1 Requirement list and 1 Tasks list with infopath 2010 forms. Tasks list having Lookup column as of Requirement Title field. Both lists having Status field. When user save Requirement (infopath ...
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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 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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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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Outlook 2010 Error “This task could not be updated at this time.” Item still processes properly

I have an approval workflow, which sends and email to the person it is assigned to. The user opens the email through Outlook 2010 and processes their task (approve, reject or reassign task). After ...
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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 to show related projects for experts

I have a two lists. One of them is called "project list" which has a list of projects. The other is a list where is assign a project to one or more experts like this: list 1 project A project B ...
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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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How to add items in DropDownlist based on condition in InfoPath?

I have One form, in which there is 1 Dropdown list that contains List of Months From January to December of current year 2013. Now if I select any particular Month then, all the Dates(Only for ...
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Is there any way to store Infopath form's data in SQL server tables without code?

Is there any way to store Infopath form data in SQL server tables without code? I am using infopath 2010( with repeating tables) and saving .xml form in sharepoint form library.I am using sharepoint ...
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Setting value of infopath field by workflow

I have a requirement to set the value of infopath field by workflow. This link specifies the way to do it but in my case the value in the infopath field does not change on the execution of the ...
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Open form in browser from an approval task

I have recently "upgraded" to SP2013 from SP2010. My infopath 2010 forms go through an approval workflow. In the tasks created by this workflow is a link to the document: This link opens the ...
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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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Publishing Infopath/Workflow form updates

I've got a simple update to a workflow association/initiation form that isn't deploying correctly. I am setting a tooltip on a validation but when I deploy my updated solution package the change isn't ...
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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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Hide or show fields when button is clicked using infopath form

In Infopath form i have two buttons, when one button is clicked only some fields are to be shown others should be invisible, when another button is clicked other fields only be visible. I get it ...
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InfoPath getting the ID not the value I configured in lookup field

I have two lists setup: Office: only has title field LOB Manager: has responsible person and a lookup column to the Office list. The office lookup in LOB Manager is configured to use the Title ...
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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 to Bind textbox/ListBox from one List with depending on other Dropdownlist populated with Another Sharepoint list in InfoPath?

I have a DropDownList which is populated with One SharePointList in INFOPATH DESIGNER and the value for other textboxes are filled depending on this DropDownList Selected Value using Rules & ...
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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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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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People Picker not getting populated in the Sharepoint site

Here i am facing some weird issue. I have a People Picker, which is being populated from a SharePoint list based on the selection in the dropdown. The data connections are made properly and the ...
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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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Access data from web.config in infopath 2013

I want to access the URL from web.config file in sharepoint 2013. I have written the following code : string siteUrl = System.Configuration.ConfigurationManager.AppSettings["strSharepointURL"] + ...
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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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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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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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Change name of infopath form

We have a bunch of archived reports in a document library which are linked to an Info path template. That template has become corrupted but luckily we have a working copy of this in a backup folder. ...
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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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InfoPath 2013 / SharePoint 2013

I have a problem with a customized Workflow Task Form. It generates the following error: "The amount of data that was returned by a data connection has exceeded the maximum limit that was configured ...
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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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Rich text box styles and markup

I have a Rich Text Box control with Enhanced rich text (Rich text with pictures, tables, and hyperlinks). When I create multiple views for that, list styles and markup are not displayed in sharepoint ...
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How to import data from Repeating form Sharepoint 2010

I have an InfoPath form setup on a Sharepoint List that allows the user to enter multiple Repeating Forms concurrently (so 2 or more entries with the same Submit call). 1) user navigates to the list ...
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Infopath form opens as read only and cannot be submitted by only some users

We have an infopath form that we created so our staff can submit their expenses through SharePoint. This form then needs to be signed and approved by someone in upper management. Once a form is ...
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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 ...