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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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 (...
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Absolute beginner. Fell in the deep end

I have been tasked with maintaining and upgrading an infopath form that my predecessor created. I have absolutely 0 background on this particular form and he had no documentation as to where this form/...
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Cannot publish my InfoPath form in SharePoint 2007 any more

When I was publish my InfoPath form to my SharePoint 2007, it give me the following error: updating the content type failed I went though a search and many of the search return (Microsoft Forum, ...
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How do I create a Group in Infopath 2013 that's not a people picker

My form starts with an existing SharePoint list template (I'm working in Office 365) and I need to create optional sections - which require Groups. Seems easy but... When I select myFields in ...
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Customize sharepoint survey

I wanted to create a survey form which exactly looks like the attached picture. As far I know, I can add questions but am not able to customize the fields and insert table. Is there any option to ...
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InfoPath error while publishing the form to SharePoint list in Office 365

I'm getting the below error when i publish the InfoPath form to SharePoint list in Office 365. Error: The soap error indicates that an error occurred on the server: Server was unable to process ...
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How to import all field values from a previous InfoPath form

I've had this question up on Stack Exchange for about a week with no response, so thought I'd try here as a lot of us SharePoint guys are also InfoPath experts. I've got an InfoPath 2013 form with ...
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Customize sharepoint survey [duplicate]

I wanted to create a survey form which exactly looks like the attached picture. As far I know, I can add questions but am not able to customize the fields and insert table. Is there any option to ...
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Email notification when value of dropdown changes using InfoPath

I want to send an email notification when value of dropdown changes to a specific value "abc". Is it possible to do that in Infopath without using workflows?
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How to check if Date column is null in workflow sharepoint 2010?

In Infopath I have a Date Column which i need to check in workflow like if date column is empty i have to stop the workflow. How to achieve this? I tried using setting variable and parameters but ...
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Cannot Update Summary Task Form in infopath

I am trying to customize the forms used to add and update Summary Tasks in a Task List in SharePoint 2010. When I try to open the form in InfoPath I get an error 'Customizing the form for this ...
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Cannot Create Custom InfoPath Form on my list

I am trying to add a custom InfoPath form on a list which uses one of my custom content types. However, attempting to do so throws this complaint: "Customizing the form for this content type is not ...
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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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InfoPath/Workflow error: A button in the form template is missing an xd:CtrlID attribute?

I have a list with a custom InfoPath form. There is a workflow tied to the list which, in turn, starts an approval workflow, then sets fields when the approval workflow completes. I have full control ...
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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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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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InfoPath filler client not opening

My comapny is using IE9, and some users have access to Mozilla (not many). The environment is Office 2010 with Sharepoint 2013 Standard license. Infopath Filler 2010 and Designer 2010 are on the ...
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Update/Refresh infopath form (its a webpart) after adding one possible choice of a matadata/column

I have a custom list and based on that I have an InfoPath form. I had a column with 6 possible choices (Check Mark). Now, I need to add one more possible choice (7th), so I added it to the column from ...
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Cannot modify User Roles in InfoPath

I am trying to modify the User Roles for my form but the button 'User Roles' button in the Data tab is greyed out and I cannot click it. Anyone has any idea what might be the reason? I tried googling ...
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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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Publish infopath form from document library to custom list

I have created the form using InfoPath and published as form in document library. Now I want to republish the same form in a SharePoint custom list (the ist is already created), I just want to move ...
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How can I implement Track Changes functionality with InfoPath 2007/2010 in SharePoint 2007

I need to track changes from version to version in my InfoPath forms that are hosted in a SharePoint 2007 form library. Can someone walk me through what my options are? I need to understand all of ...
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Cannot Publish Infopath form in SharePoint 2013

I am trying to publish my InfoPath forms to the document library I created in sharepoint, I am getting this error every time I input the correct url of my web application (http://sptraining:40201) ...
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The following location is not accessible, because it is in a different site collection: [infoPathFilePath].xsn

I am using sharepoint 2010. We have webApplicationA. On this webapplication I have stored a infopath form in the FormServerTemplates library. This is the url of this xsn file: http://WebApplicationA....
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InfoPath save and copy action

Is it possible to have a "save and copy" button on an InfoPath form based on a SP 2013 list that will save the current form and then open a new one with the previous forms data pre-populated? This is ...
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info path form loading slow

form is loading to slow and taking a while to save. Here are the details: The form has 11 views depending on a combination of 2 fields. I have a cascading dropdown for 2 fields. In order to have a ...
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Create separate Form Submissions from InfoPath Repeating Table rows

Previously we created a InfoPath Form with only Repeating table in it whose columns have values like text and datetime. Now there are many form submissions and most of them have multiple repeating ...
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How to import table in excel to infopath form?

I have created the form template in excel. now I want to replicate the same in InfoPath.like I have created a table in excel and I want the table to import in InfoPath form. How to import selected ...
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Partially Missing Data in Library for repeating section

I published an INFOPATH form years ago (INFOPATH 2010) and the fields within a repeating section were visible in the Sharepoint library and in excel exports just fine. I ended up modifying the form ...
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InfoPath - Checkbox remains checked even if unchecked

I have created a survey with 10 questions. I have set option buttons and check boxes too. Option button works fine but there is an issue with the check box. E.g. I have a question with 4 answers. ...
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Infopath accessing the username of the user logged into the machine instead of the credential entered

I am pretty new to using Infopath form, so apologies in advance if I am asking anything that might seem very silly. I have created an InfoPath form , it gets the username from the userName() method. ...
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Infopath Subform/Link to Another Form within a Form

I am trying replicate a database I have in Access with InfoPath and SharePoint lists. Currently I have two lists which are related to each other. List one is Suppliers (Parent) and list two is ...
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How to publish form in different tool using infopath

I have tool called "XX" and I need to customize form using info path. All the options are same as sharepoint, however when I copy paste the path , its not accepting. what to do ?
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How to create auto complete Textbox like Google search Textbox in Infopath, SharePoint 2013?

I have list of staff in database and it has more than 1000 records I created a Dropdown in Infopath but searching a record through Dropdown from more than 1000 record is very time consuming. what I ...
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Content Type or InfoPath? that is the question!

I have a list in SharePoint 2013 where people add activities. These activities come in different types (e.g. Event, Tradeshow, Advert etc...) and the fields required for each type is varies slightly. ...
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Export Infopath Form from SharePoint List

I have a List that uses an Infopath form. Is it possible to extract the actual Infopath xml document. The idea is I want to have a process where I extract the item as xml as dump it in a document ...
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Error on publishing InfoPath 2010 admin-approved forms to SP2016

I'm experiencing an issue on deploying SP2010 admin-approved forms to SP2016. Please refer the below error message. I tried to change the form compatibility to both Web based Form and Web based Form (...
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how to move multiple items into a listbox in infopath 2010

I have an infopath form that has two list boxes. I'm wanting to be able to add multiple items from one listbox to another. similar to this : any help would be much appreciated!
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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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Different User Permissions for Page and form on page

I have a sharepoint page that has a infopath form that submits data on it. I have disabled permission inheritance and I want user to be able to submit the form but not edit the page. Essentially I ...
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InfoPath does not support customizing the form used for this list.

I have Used InfoPath form for SharePoint 2013 list. and it works fine. But now when I am trying to create InfoPath form for Library it shows error InfoPath does not support customizing the form ...
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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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How to resolve error creating universal data connection file (.udcx)?

Trying to follow along to create a Data Connection Library but run into the following error: The specified location does not exist or could not be opened. Choose a data connection library on a ...
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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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Error, while trying to access the webservices from InfoPath form

I am getting the following error while trying to access a custom webservice from an InfoPath form to fetch some data. I have already gone through the actions described in the error message, but the ...
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How do you collect signatures on a PDF that's uploaded on a workflow?

Here's some basic information in order to help you ascertain an answer for me: I work for the government (Department of the Navy). a. This severely limits the ability for manipulation. I am not ...
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Calculating Time Difference in InfoPath Form

Is there any way to calculate the difference between two time fields in an InfoPath 2013 form in minutes? Time Arrived: 1:00PM Time Left: 2:00PM Difference: 60 I understand that this can be done in ...
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Quickly update all documents in library after template change

I had to make a few changes to an old document library's template (an InfoPath form), which somehow managed to invalidate the old documents. I have something around 40,000 documents in this library, ...
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Adding spaces with InfoPath

Is there a way to convert strings to string like this. 'ABCD1234' -> 'ABCD 1234' 'ABC1234' -> 'ABC 1234'
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Access to InfoPath Repeating Data in SharePoint

Working with repeating tables/sections for the first time in InfoPath 2013, and publishing to SharePoint 2013. I want to be able to: 1.) To access values from repeating tables/sections in my SP ...