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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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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How to edit HTML of a rich text field with an InfoPath edit form?

When a list has it's edit form/s managed by InfoPath, all ability to edit the HTML of enhanced rich text fields is lost. The feature explained at How do I edit the HTML source of a rich text column? ...
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Is it possible to link/sync 2 SharePoint lists together (that are being used as forms for users to fill out)

IS it possible to link or sync 2 SharePoint lists together - more specifically I'm using the SharePoint lists for fillable forms, so if a user clicks "new Item" it pops open a form I made in InfoPath ...
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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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Infopath Rich Text Box - add DEFAULT value in Rich Text format?

How can I add defaut RICH text to a Rich Text Box in an InfoPath form?
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Why does the People Picker disappear on an InfoPath Form Web Part when data is loaded?

I have an InfoPath form that is accessed through a web part on a SharePoint page. When viewing the form without any data loaded, the People Pickers are visible. However, I am using a query string ...
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Infopath not saving repeating table data properly in xml file

We have an Infopath custom form published in a SharePoint library (as content type). This form has a repeating table with a few columns. The idea is, one department adds "issues" in the repeating ...
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Is there a way to determine viability of Infopath Fields based on a Sharepoint list?

The idea is, to have a form in which only certain users can see one field. We would have a locked down list that held the UserID's of those who can see the field, and the form would look that up. So ...
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Adding fields from multiple content types in an infopath list form- is this possible?

I'm building an infopath form to enter a request form for SharePoint 2013 (SP Online) using InfoPath 2013. There are different kinds of requests and corresponding questions (fields) related to those ...
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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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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 ...
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InfoPath 2010 populate repeating table from SP list and save results during submit

I have a SharePoint 2010 list of Names that my IP form retrieves through a Data Retrieve connection. Creating a repeating table bound to the data is no problem. Saving the data via submit to SP form ...
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Create a summary table or group by similar to a pivot table in Sharepoint or infopath

All I want to do is create a summary table of a SharePoint list similar to a pivot table in excel. I know you can use the out of the box group by feature but this is horribly ugly looking and not ...
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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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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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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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Create Multiple List items, with one variable

I am creating a form in which there will be a title, date, task number, and assignment. I have created the form to repeat, but need it to create multiple list items based on assignment. So for ...
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Infopath - get user properties (e-mail, department.. ) from a people picker - other than current user

I've tried to follow this link http://blogs.technet.com/b/anneste/archive/2011/11/02/how-to-create-an-infopath-form-to-auto-populate-data-in-sharepoint-2010.aspx to get user properties, but I only get ...
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Enable Rich Text in a Site Workflow Initiation Form for a Multiple Line Column w/o InfoPath?

I've created a site workflow that users manually start and that collects data through an initiation form, which then passes the data to a Word document in a library. The initiation form uses site ...
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Directing a user to an external sharepoint site and embedding their link in the form

I have a requirement to allow users to attach numerous larger files to an infopath form. Due to size constraints, I have embedded a link within the infopath form to an external sharepoint site where ...
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REST - get custom user profile property - on premise - Infopath

I want to retrieve a custom field from the user profile property with rest. The property is searchable in search. Name of the custom properties "CompanyNumber" But when I try to use ...
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Double Eval- Repeating Value

I'm having some trouble with a double-eval concatenation. I am using the formula xdMath:Eval(xdMath:Eval(xdXDocument:GetDOM("REST Vacation")/ns1:feed/ns1:entry, 'concat(//d:EmployeeID, ";")'),".."), ...
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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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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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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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New Infopath 2013 in O 365: Select the form template to open this xml file

I create a new forms library in o365/SPO. I click new document and it opens InfoPath2013 and asks for Select the form template to open this xml file Where do I get this from? Also if select New ...
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Sharepoint Form not sending attachment to email

I hope someone can shed some light on this. I designed a form using Infopath, published it to the Sharepoint site. In the form, I have a section where a user can attach a file. I have the form ...
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Infopath form into website

I would like to use the following form in one of my web pages: I have the following problem. I can add things but when I refresh the page everything is deleted. I want the input to be saved once I ...
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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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Attach file to approval workflow email

There is a working approval workflow process using SharePoint 2010, Outlook 2010 and InfoPath 2010. When the task is reassigned to an individual the user needs to attach a document to the task ...
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SharePoint DatePicker action rule

I have created DatePicker field in Infopath Designer 2013. On that I applied 3 action rules. Out of the 3 only single rule should run but all rules are running and I'm getting the wrong output. ...
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How to trigger a rule in an InfoPath form from action done on another field

I have a form with a Name field. The Name field has the set of rules shown in this image on the right. when the user changes any of the fields shown by the mouse icons, i have a rule to Set Name field ...
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Compare text box value with drop down list values

I need to compare the value in a text box to values in a separate drop-down list box. for instance if the value in the text is username and this value does not exist in the drop-down, then disable the ...
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What permission should be set on the list to use Infopath

I tried to set full permision on the list for the user and the button to edit Infopath is still grayed out. What permission should I set for the user so he can modify the infopath form on the list, ...
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Edit a SharePoint List with InfoPath Form 2010 (Auto Populate Fields From List)

I am using SharePoint and InfoPath Designer 2010. I have a SharePoint list called DiskInfo and the columns are: Client, RAM, CPU. The Client field is a drop down box connected to another master ...
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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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SP13 Capturing Email Address in Survey

I created a survey and have the "Created By" column type active. However, when individuals answer the survey instead capturing just the "created by" field is there a way to capture their email ...
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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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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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InfoPath - Save different views to different libraries

I have a form with two views: Ticket, with some textboxes and Ticket Document, with some textboxes and a file upload. Each view must be saved to a different document library (with the same names) and ...
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Turn on Infopath form creating and add to some list

I think it's user permission When I give same oo users full control for same lists and they can't edit or create an infopath form. The button is grayed out and users with full control can't edit a ...
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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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Rich Text box not auto expanding in sharePoint 2013

I am facing this problem in a specific SharePoint 2013 / Infopath customised list form rich text field. Before the upgrade, this same rich text field worked, i.e auto expanded on the SharePoint ...
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Infopath shows error when I try to publish the blank form

I tried to publish the form with all controls using blank form to a sharepoint site. I created new form library and published. But it shows me the error as in screenshot("Infopath cannot save the ...
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Stop users creating an infopath form if it already exists

I have a form library with the following content types I have set each form to be saved with the following format Company Name - Network Information We only need one network information form per ...
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how to auto-fill a rich text box by selecting a item in drop-down list in InfoPath

i am making a form by infoPath. i wanna make a function which is : i got two lists named 'Support Requests' and 'Feather Stories'. 'Support Requests' got two columns called 'title' and 'content'. ...
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How do I archive Infopath forms uploaded into Sharepoint 2007 when my Sharepoint site runs low on storage?

I have designed system where users submit Infopath forms to a Sharepoint 2007 site. The Infopath forms allow users to also attach pdfs in their submission. My problem now is that the Sharepoint site ...
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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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stop SharePoint 2010 form from asking for user credentials

I made a SharePoint 2010 InfoPath form that access the user profile service to find contact information on a user in the domain. Everything is working fine, except when I choose a random employee and ...
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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 ...