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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Having trouble sending a date from a “Date Filter Web Part” to an “InfoPath form web part”

I am using SharePoint 2010. I have a list that has a Date only column and I'm using an Infopath form to submit items. I have two web parts on the page: 1. Date Filter web part and 2. A InfoPath Form ...
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InfoPath Tab Order on attachment field

I have been tasked with trying to make my SharePoint site Accessible for visually impaired people. Not proving easy. I have an InfoPath form that has an attachment field. I have set the Tab order on ...
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When still to use InfoPath?

I am looking for a way to modify SharePoint list forms so that I can make some fields read-only, and can apply some logic based on the person logged into the form. I have been told that InfoPath ...
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Creating form with Infopath designer [duplicate]

How to create form with condition drop down. Like If I click option "Other" then only a text box should appear in the form. How to do it ? Urgent Like : If I ans 6th question as "Yes: then only the ...
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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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InfoPath form change view on load based on querystring

This is SP2010. I have a web part page that contains an InfoPath Form web part, and a Query String Filter web part, which is bound to the InfoPath Form web part. There is a separate web part on the ...
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SharePoint 2013 and InfoPath forms incompatible

When using my published InfoPath form in SP2013 I find the users that have MSO 2013 are able to use the form as for those who are on MSO 2010 this is the error. This article I found while scouring ...
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SharePoint 2013 Infopath 2010 form Send e-mail From user created this form

I am novice in SharePoint 2013. I have task to customize Infopath 2010 form so that the user created this form can automatically send the email with data and attached PDF file to recipient. I found ...
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Automatically Relink a Form/Document

I have a workflow moving documents from one library into another. The libraries have different forms. After a document is moved I can manually link it to form of the new library by following the ...
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SharePoint2013 - Changing what the“+ New Document or drag files here” does?

I am working with SharePoint 2013. I have created an InfoPath form and set it as the default content type in a new document library. How can I make the "+ New Document or drag files here" button ...
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Infopath dropdown

I want to creat a form through InfoPath - In a such a way that, if I select "Yes" option then only I should get text box to add my comments. Otherwise it should not appear in the feedback form. How ...
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Customize NewDocSet.aspx form?

I need to customize the form that appears when users create a new document set. It's stored as “NewDocSet.aspx” under “_layouts”, which I can’t access. Is altering that file really the only way to get ...
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SharePoint InfoPath List Dropdown Lookup

There is a problem that I am experiencing with a InfoPath form I am creating. I have two SharePoint Lists. 1 - Contains the database of assets 2 - Will contain the test logs for each of the assets ...
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Too many columns in SharePoint List - InfoPath doesnt load

I'm editing a SharePoint List with InfoPath, the problem is that I'm using more than 260 columns so the SharePoint wont load (loading is really slow) in the InfoPath formular. Is there any ...
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Workflow get email from text field - SharePoint 2013

I have a form which has a series of fields. One field is populated using conditional formatting. The field that is populated is a text field. Once the selection is evoked the text field is populated. ...
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How do I autopopulate an InfoPath (2013) field with the current user in a browser enabled form in SP online (0365)?

I have a SP site in O365. I have a browser enabled InfoPath form I created with InfoPath 2013. I'm trying to auto-populate a field in the form with the current user. I found several blogs ...
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infopath form loading slow

I have a form using infopath and I have more than 10views depending on combination of 2 fields. I also have data connection to 2 lists for a cascading dropdown. Do we have a way to make the loading ...
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how do i populated field from previous entry sharepoint infopath 2013?

In my SharePoint there are couple of fields like client address, client title etc. which should be auto populated based on another field called RFS number if the user has already entered the details ...
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infopath 2010 not able to filter

I have an SharePoint list in which I am using the Infopath form and over there I have a column called business lead. and I have more than one business lead for the project. The issue I am facing is I ...
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InfoPath Getuserprofilebyname remote server returned an error: (401) Unauthorized

We are facing an issue to connect the User Profile (Method GetUserProfilebyName) through SOAP Service. We are getting below error: The specified location does not exist or could not be opened. ...
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SharePoint 2013: Permission needed to edit lists in InfoPath and Designer

what are the permission requirements an user needs to be able to edit a custom list in InfoPath 2013 and SharePoint Designer 2013?
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Cannot connect to a SharePoint site from InfoPath 2013

Product installed: SharePoint Trial Here are the steps that I made: a. Create a list. b. Connect to a site. c. Error occurs. What could be the cause of this problem?
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Send Email to multiple recipients via the People Picker and sharepoint workflow

I use infopath to design the forms and used a people picker.SharePoint Designer workflow sent mails to all the users selected in it picker. The mail only goes to the first recipient. How do i sent ...
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max(id + 1) form name duplication happens more often as the list gets bigger

i have a form library. an infopath form on click button action with a naming formula max(id + 1) as the list grows to a thousand the max(id+1) gets duplicated when two of the client simultaneously ...
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web form does not populate data

InfoPath form populates data on test mode but not when the form is published. I have set the username fields with username value. I use that field to set other fields values to query a secondary ...
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yes or no always gets changed to true or false sharepoint designer

I've an yes/no column and I use InfoPath to enter data and a SharePoint designer workflow to send emails. But when I get the email it always changes the yes value to true and no value to false. I ...
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Infopath view based on the user who opens the form

I have created an expense form for users to complete their expenses Once the form has been submitted to the form library I would like to set the form so if a different user tries to open a form they ...
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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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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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InfoPath form: How to redirect to the previous page after pressing on the submit button?

I am using SharePoint 2010 Online (Office 365). I have created a form in InfoPath for an external list. You see some fields and a submit button. When I press on the submit button everything is ...
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can we use office 365 list template on SharePoint on premise 2013?

on office 365 site, there is a list with custom infopath form. can i use template of this list on SharePoint On premise 2013? when i tried doing so i received the following error Web Part Error: ...
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submit as new item button without changing the original item

What rule should I create in Infopath if I want to have a "sumbit as new item" button. I tried a solution of changing one hidden field to "Yes" and then in designer, if that field is "Yes", it will ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 Infopath problems in Edge

On one of our SharePoint 2010 websites we display InfoPath Forms through the InfoPath Form Web Part. This works great in most browsers, but we recently found out the forms are not loading in Edge (...
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InfoPath in SharePoint Online giving critical error

We migrated InfoPath from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint Online through Sharegate. The form loads default values. When I open form it gives me below critical error : The form could not be ...
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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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Cannot be blank as rule in sharepoint designer and infopath

Is there a way inside workflow rules to make this rule: "if field A is not empty, then field B cannot be blank"?
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Auto Increment file name in Sharepoint Form infopath

I used this as my reference: Auto-numbering InfoPath forms when they are submitted to a SharePoint form library I followed that link but it wont work correctly,instead of having 1,2,3... as ...
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How to show value instead of ID in dropdown box of infopath 2010?

I have a List with two column screen shot attached below: I have a another list with three columns: I have a infopath design where the QMSSubArea value is comes from the first list screen shot ...
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SharePoint list emails users without using workflow (apparently); need to change email address forwarded to

I've inherited a site in SP 2013 that has a list that accepts incoming emails. When a new item is added to this list, SharePoint sends an email to a particular user. If people sent an email to xyz@...
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Autopopulate field based in selection in people picker OOB or with infopath 2013

is there a way I can create a form in InfoPath 2013 where I can auto-populate fields like name and address just by choose a person in people picker? Thanks in advance.
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Search Box in Infopath 2013

i have a form in infopath 2013 in share point list. is it possible to create a search box in the form together with auto fill. for example, there are fields of name, address and phone number. after i ...
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Show Lookup field result on an Infopath form

I´m stuck with this... I have 2 list: 1. One that has a product code and a product description. 2. And another one with more info, in this one I want to type the code and get the product ...
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Why is GetUserProfileByName from InfoPath Forms Services with claims authentication failing?

I have a web application with an ADFS 2.0 trusted identity provider, and it's the only authentication provider. When I login, SharePoint correctly associates me with the my stored profile, but calls ...
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How to print infopath form for document library?

I have created one InfoPath form with two views and published it into the document library. I want to have a print button on the form so that I can print the document. How to achieve it?
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Workflow unable to send email to my own email address. but can send email to others

RequestorId: 86ebc278-c778-c6bd-0000-000000000000. Details: An unhandled exception occurred during the execution of the workflow instance. Exception details: System.ApplicationException: HTTP 400 {"...
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InfoPath not showing latest version after submitting changes

I am working with InfoPath 2010 programming for SharePoint 2010. The template is published on local server drive and Imported using SharePoint Designer 2010. I save once and do some revision on the ...
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color coding in infopath sharepoint 2010

how can i use color coding formula when using infopath. i have something called as project health and it has three choices 1. on track 2. major issues 3. minor issues when we select on track i want ...
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“View” & “Edit” Button Issues

When I go to a certain item that I want to edit I have certain buttons to pertain to certain sites of data that is displayed. The issue I am having is when I go to the "view" item....it only shows up ...
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InfoPath code to delete all rows of repeating table and then add back one default row

I have the code on a clicked event to reset a repeating node (deleting all existing rows - see code)... I am looking for the best way to add back a default row. I tried using xmlwriter, but this ...