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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Concat 2 fields and display in the 2nd field which is a dropdown

I have 2 fields in infopath 2010 , one is a text box and another is a dropdown.i want to concat both the fields and display them in dropdown list. How can i achieve this?
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How to Display Created By Field in InfoPath AND Sharepoint list with multiple values?

The article "How to Display Created By Field in InfoPath" seemed to work for a user on this forum. However, my needs are slightly different. I'm trying to create a list with the entry form showing ...
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InfoPath Form auto populate drop down from drop down

I have a custom InfoPath form for a form library with a data connection that is connected to a list with training courses with fields for course titles, type, source, material, etc. How can I set ...
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infopath 2010 set control to url parameter

In Sharepoint 2010 I've added an InfoPath form. How can I set the dropdown control to part of the url? site1.aspx?ID=myID I think I need to add on form load an action but what is the formula? ...
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Why are my buttons actions applied to fields I do not specify?

See image. OK, so that is how my rule is setup. I have multiple (34 to be exact) repeating sections, each which contain a hyperlink field. The hyperlink fields are named "B1", "B2" etc... I created ...
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Add multiple items to list

I need a form that allows a user to enter multiple items that are saved as individual list items to a list. The form will need rows with a + - button. One of the columns in the list is a lookup which ...
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Event Receiver Infopath

How to reference and update a field in InfoPath using the event receiver in the form library in which the form is submitted to? How do you reference InfoPath document and a get a value(update it) in ...
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How to check whether the user is a member of 2 different sharepoint Groups via infopath

My requirement is I need to show the section for the current user who is a Member of Group1 , after the approvals of few levels, I need to do the same for another Sharepoint Group like Group2. I have ...
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Visual Studio 2012 and VSTA and SharePoint; and InfoPath

I hope this is enough for you to help me... I've got an older development environment with SharePoint 2010 SP1 installed on a web server and an app server in a very simple farm (SQL instance on a 3rd ...
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Looking up a value in SQL to set a value on the InfoPath Form

Looking up a value in SQL to set a value on the InfoPath Form. I have a data connection setup in my form. If I use this connection alone, in a control by itself, it pulls in data from my SQL server. ...
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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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Infopath slow on load because of data connection to a large list

In InfoPath preview mode everything is fine, data connection on the list of 15000 items is populating dropdown menu based on a filter(I am only looking for two rows so filtering is implanted). Once ...
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Odd behavior on multiline textbox when is set to expand to show all the text

I have encountered an odd behavior, I have designed a form with infopath 2013 I have a multiline rich textbox which I have set the scrolling option to Expand to show all the text, when I enter a long ...
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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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Infopath Form adds #sideNavBox - Tried hiding via Embed/Snippet

I created an Infopath form and it displays the .ms-verticalAlignTop style to the left of the form. This essentially 'pushes' the form webpart to the right off-centered with a blank area to the left ...
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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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Dynamic people picker value in infopath form

I have an infopath form, where several fields exist. Everything is fine with textbox fields, but there is some trouble with people picker field. I can pre-assign initial value for these field, but ...
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Unable to submit infopath 2010 form - Issue with just one user

We have a infopath for that submits data to a form library. The form works just fine for all the team members but one user is unable to submit the same. The root cause of this issue is that the ...
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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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InfoPath Decimal Field Not Maintaining Decimal Preceding in SharePoint Library

Here is what I have done. I have created one new blank InfoPath Form and added (for example) 3 fields, say A1, B1, C1. A1 = Decimal Field = Decimal Preceding : Auto B1 = Decimal Field = Decimal ...
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Move InfoPath customized SharePoint List form to another SharePoint site (TEST to PROD)

I have created a custom SharePoint List form using InfoPath Designer 2013. I have followed directions on several blogs (here, here) on exporting the source files and then modifying the manifest.xsf ...
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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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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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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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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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Why is it taking longer and longer to deploy an InfoPath template with managed code?

I have InfoPath 2013 browser-enabled form templates with managed code that I'm deploying to SharePoint 2013 on-prem via Central Administration > Manage Form Templates. The more I make changes to the ...
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Disable maintaining scroll position in SharePoint Infopath form

Is there a way to disable the function that maintains the scroll position in a SharePoint InfoPath browser form? I have navigational buttons at the bottom of each form. When I use them to navigate ...
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How to share SharePoint/Infopath form data with a vendor

I've created a request form in Infopath and that will be filled out by a number of internal parties. This form is published to SharePoint and a copy of it is saved in the document library and also ...
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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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Enable programmability in InfoPath 2007

I have a 2007 InfoPath form that I'm hosting on my SharePoint (not web-enabled) to which I'd like to add some C# code to make it more robust. I am well aware that InfoPath 2007 is programmable with a ...
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Check if checkbox is check and concat value of it

I'm trying to go thru many checkboxes and get the value of each one. There is more than 30 checkboxes in InfoPath, Each textbox has data type string and has a value so when the checkbox is getting ...
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Infopath form template populate with data from selected list item in SharePoint 2013

I'm relatively new to SharePoint and Infopath. I am currently working on a small SharePoint project that keeps a record of customer data. I have created a custom list and assigned a custom content ...
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Incrementing a sequence letters in a repeating table infoPath

Does anyone know if it is possible to auto-generate bullet lettering in a repeating table? I have fields being numbered sequentially using a calculated value in a text box, but each row would need ...
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SharePoint 2013 - InfoPath - Workflow

is it possible to skip the InfoPath Form, when the Workflow starts? Thanks in advance! LG Gazza
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Why is the date field throwing out an access denied error?

We have an InfoPath 2010 form with a Date field. When attempting to choose a date, an Access Denied error pops up for anyone without Admin privileges. Why is this happening and how can we fix it?
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Deleting an Orphaned Info-path Item in browser based infoPath form Library in SharePoint 2010

We have an orphaned info path item in form library. There is no record of that item when we open in the explorer view. While trying to delete it using power shell, an error is occurred saying - access ...
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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 conditional formatting breaks validation

I have a SharePoint 2010 InfoPath list form. The form contains fields which are conditionally formatted, based on if a earlier field on the form is true or false. Field "Were you absent", dropdown ...
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How do I show a calculated field along the same baseline as preceeding text?

I am new to infopath and so I may be missing something obvious... I have a combo box with sample data, and a calculated formula which binds to the value of that combo box. There is text before the ...
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On Button click Display data from web service in Infopath form

I am using SharePoint 2010 , I have a custom list with four columns.This list is modified in infopath form just added a button to it.I have to use a web service as data connection and on entering the ...
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Fire PreSaveItem () on infopath form “Save” button

I have edit form and it is created using Infopath .When i am trying to use PreSaveItem () when Click on "Save" button it is not firing ?Why? How to fire PreSaveItem () on InfoPath Form "Save" ...
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2007 Infopath URLs embedded in Word document

We will be using Word documents to point to our 2007 InfoPath Forms Library. This forms library is using InfoPath as the client application >> Advanced Settings >> "Opening browser-enabled documents" ...
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InfoPath form tabbing out of form fields and not into controls

I have a form on infopath that when tabbing through, tends to go off into sections outside the form, where there is no data. It also will not tab into controls, such as radio buttons and drop-down ...
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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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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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SP 2013/Designer 2013 - InfoPath Issue

I am trying to rename the OOTB Collect Feedback Workflow Task form “Cancel” button to “Save for Later” using InfoPath. Upon renaming the button and clicking Quick Publish I am receiving a “The ...
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Unable to delete list items

I am not able to delete the list items. The form was created using Infopath and I don't know how to solve this issue. Please see the below screenshot:
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InfoPath Forms Services - ComboBox Type-Ahead Not Working

We have a simple list with a Lookup to another list on a single-line-of-text field. I customise the form with InfoPath and change the drop-down-list to Combo Box. I set the List ID as the Value and ...
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Event Receiver Infopath Submission

I have a request that the permissions inheritance(library to item) in the InfoPath form library should NOT to be broken. So what I am looking for is that the submitter group that has a read access ...
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How to setup Metadata Navigation to include Lookup field values?

I have an InfoPath form that has a lookup field to a different List. I wanted to set Metadata navigation on the InfoPath form list so that the Lookup field would show up in the Available Heirarchy ...