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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Different views in SharePoint form library

I have a form library which is created as a part of the publishing process from a 2013 InfoPath form. On this form I have three views and would like the "New" view to be displayed, when the user ...
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Infopath change Publish Location

Working with Infopath 2010 here and SP 2010. I've created my form and published it while in DEV. Now, I want to publish it to the Prod Location. Here's the issue and to me, quite strange. I can't ...
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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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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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Unable to open infopath forms when migrated from MOSS 2007 to sharepoint 2010

We have migrated MOSS 2007 site to Sharepoint 2010. It consists of Infopath form library. We are able to migrate all versions of the document. New version opens in Infopath 2010 form , but older ...
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Correct syntax for preceding-sibling:: XPath query

I'm trying a codeless workaround linked below to sequentially submit multiple rows from a repeating table to a Sharepoint list from an Infopath form. Codeless workaround: ...
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Loop through each row in a repeating table using SharePoint Workflows

I have an InfoPath form published to a SharePoint library and I have created a workflow that gets values from some of the fields in form and inserts them into a SharePoint List. Now, in the form I ...
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get displayed value from listbox or drop-down box by Infopath/sharepoint2010

When get a value from list of drop-down box tied to data-source of sharepoint list and send it to text-box by rule it shows the value of the index. How can I send displayed value or convert the ...
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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 Form use in SharePoint Module Need License?

I Created Custom State Machine Workflow in that workflow having Infopath Custom Form Module so we are going to deploy in production server. This Application access number end users in that time we ...
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External Content Type does not match the schema version for the form

When I try to edit or view the item within the External List view the error message is as followed: Error InfoPath cannot open the form because of an application configuration error: The schema ...
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Move data from Infopath form to sharepoint list

I'm using SharePoint On-line and InfoPath 2013 and I create a library of forms, in those form exist repeating tables. Is there any way of send these information to a SharePoint list after the form ...
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How to activate infopath services for sharepoint site

I want to work with infopath services available in sharepoint 2010 environment. My machine has inforpath designer and filler 2010. When I went to site collection features --> Sharepoint server ...
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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). User navigates to the list ...
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Update SharePoint List when clicking button on InfoPath form

I have an InfoPath 2013 form that pulls information from numerous sources, including several SharePoint lists. There is a button on the form (NOT the Submit button) that does some work behind the ...
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How to find number of WorkDays between 2 dates using InfoPath-2010?

How can I find the number of WorkingDays by selecting StartDate & EndDate in InfoPath-2010 ? (Excluding Saturday & Sunday. Means only WeekDays). Please specify the Rule or the mehtod.
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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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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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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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new drop down list box entries are not showing in infopath form

i have a custom info path form. I manually add a item to the drop down list box by editing the form in info path designer 2010 and published the form to the SharePoint server. But the newly added drop ...
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Using different InfoPath forms for Edit or Submit

I am an Infopath newbie and am sorry if this is something I should have found with Google. I've searched for an hour or so and can't find anything similar. First, my company uses Sharepoint 2010, ...
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Open InfoPath form with sign section on it in modal window

I have a InfoPath 2013 form from form library with signature section in it and I want to open it in a pop up modal window and sign it in the modal window. But SharePoint prevents opening the form with ...
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Workflow not working when forms not modified

I have a workflow running on form Library (InfoPath in flier mode) with some promoted columns and some other columns created in SP (Outside of InfoPath) to deal with exceptional situations. These ...
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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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Error in getting Current User's SharePoint group

I am facing this issue while creating a data connection using web services. My requirement was to get current user's SharePoint Group and i followed this link Getting the Current User's SharePoint ...
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Cannot find mystery list in infopath form

There are supposed to be defined approvers for each geography, and the form has a "mailto" text field that is supposed to be set based on the user's selected geo. Some people who access this form are ...
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Need infopath to view “owner” when “folder” is selected

I have a SharePoint team site list with two main columns, FOLDER and OWNER. Now I have created a form in InfoPath and people can select a FOLDER (drop down menu). Now I need the OWNER to be filled ...
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Check current user in SharePoint group in InfoPath

Is it possible to check current user in SharePoint group in InfoPath form?
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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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Count number of Yes/No entries in a column promoted from InfoPath

Using SP 2010, I'm trying to find a way that I can count the number of Yes/No entries in a column of a Form Library. The goal is to display the counts in a Chart Web Part. The column contains values ...
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Design form in infopath greyed out in SPD and info path related button missing in webpage ribbon

I have a new sharepoint site with custom solution and custom master page, for some reason the banner and footer from master page are applied to all the forms as well. Naturally I want to get rid of ...
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Displaying item in tasks form

I would like to display item informations in my tasks form. I think i need to use data connection in Infopath. I can display all my items in my form , but i want to display item who matches with my ...
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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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Keep focus on selected item in a multiple-selection list box field in infopath

How to keep the focus on the selected item in a multiple-selection list box field in infopath 2010? Once the user check one of the check-boxes that happen to be toward the end of the list, the focus ...
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column validation in 2013

Hopefully I can explain this well enough, I am working in 2013 and I have created a form with 21 fields. There are eight fields that are required from the start, one of those required fields has six ...
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How to modify InfoPath REST url without knowing the actual url

I am using REST data sources with my InfoPath 2013 form and it works well. My datasources are on an external server so I saved my data sources as data connection files which makes it easy to add those ...
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custom SPD workflow not working after server restart -'Failed on Start (retrying) '

MOSS 2007 WSS 3.0 Have an Infopath form library with custom SPD workflow which worked beautifully until the server was restarted.I can create basic workflows against this form library that will send ...
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Infopath: I can't check “Include data for the active form only check box”

I'm using Sharepoint 2013 and Infopath 2013 Currently, i'm following this tuto from Office Support My Problem: I have a problem at step 8. Select the Include data for the active form only ...
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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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Can't interact with infopath form

I published an InfoPath form to a form library on my SP site. When I open it by clicking New, the form is no longer interactive. It's as if the view is changed to read only. I've double checked ...
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Trying to understand SharePoint Enterprise CAL

I am a SharePoint developer for few years, but this is my project where I need to install SP2013. Before installing, I am trying to understand the SP licenses. Currently I have SharePoint Server 2013 ...
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Can i use infopath 2013 designer to design and manage infopath forms on SharePoint 2010

Can I use the Infopath Designer 2013 to design and manage infopath on SharePoint 2010?
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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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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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Make read only strictly on fields that are filled out

I have an InfoPath form I would like to have passed around between different users' document libraries. I've been fiddling around with the read only view. I want to make it so each time somebody saves ...
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Multiple Signatures in Infopath

I have an InfoPath form I made that I would like to be able to submit to someone's document library in SharePoint to sign. I'm trying to create a signature process that doesn't use any third party ...
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Setting multiple values to single column in InfoPath 2010

I have a list in SharePoint 2010 with four columns am customizing the list in InfoPath 2010. One of the column should have an option to read multiple values (up to some 10 values). The column which ...
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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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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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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 ...