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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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 ...
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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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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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Event Receiver and Infopath based coloumns

An event receiver on an InfoPath library works only when updating columns that are not created by propagating values from Infopath(). In code below "change" is a regular lib. column and ...
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Issues with SharePoint 2010 site columns interacting with Infopath and Nintex Workflow [closed]

I have the following situation with data not being stored at random. I have several InfoPath forms that I have going to 1 SharePoint 2010 list as different content types. The forms have a common set ...
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How to make a SharePoint 2010 picture button work in the Read Only view of a list item

I am creating a custom form in SharePoint 2010. I also have access to InfoPath 2010 and SharePoint Designer 2010. In the form I am building, I have control buttons which will activate or deactivate ...
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Infopath form - Ensuring unique values

I am creating an Info Path form which has a very basic survey. The user has to select the priority from 1 to 10. For this i am using text boxes at the end of each question and user needs to manually ...
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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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Hide certain characters in Sharepoint people picker field

I have a people picker field that is supposed to pull the current user of the infopath form's name and so far it works fine, but when exported to excel it also pulls in some extraneous characters that ...
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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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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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How to generate reports from Form Library documents?

I'm fairly new to SharePoint 2010 and have no formal coding experience, so bear with me. I just created and uploaded an InfoPath form to a Form Library in SharePoint 2010. The form works well. ...
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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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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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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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Infopath form doesnt close on attaching files [duplicate]

I have an infopath form with attachment control on it. When I share the infopath form using Share option in Office 365 SharePoint site, email is sent to the user. When the user opens the infopath ...
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How to resolve error creating universal data connection file (.udcx)?

Trying to follow along to create a Data Connection Library http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/ms772101(v=office.14).aspx but run into the following error: The specified location does ...
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Advanced Logic Survey

I trying to create a survey, but I want to be a little more intelligent about how it works. For example, I will ask the users "Choose from this list of 30 things what is most important to you" then ...
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InfoPath error, “The Soap message cannot be parsed”. Risks editing the execution timeout?

So i just ran into the problem with an InfoPath form for a list with over 60 columns and over 3000+ list items that can't be deployed to the server because "The Soap message cannot be parsed". I've ...
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Adding Item Level Permissions to InfoPath 2010 Document on SharePoint

I have an InfoPath 2010 form/document with a person picker field. Because InfoPath people picker fields cannot be properly promoted to user columns in SharePoint, when the document is saved to the ...
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InfoPath form using external SharePoint list data issue

I'm having an issue displaying data on an InfoPath 2013 form (hosted in a SharePoint 2013 library) which uses external data coming from a SharePoint list on the same site. I'm using external data ...
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Infopath form doesn't close

I have an Infopath form and published to the forms library and a workflow running on the forms library. I want to send an email to the user with the link to the Infopath form. I tried current items ...
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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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Customize InfoPath Form select element

I have an InfoPath form used for ordering inventory from our warehouse. There are drop-down lists with the roughly 180 inventory items available for request. I would like to make hybrid drop-down ...
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Export Data Feed for Forms Library (Infopath) for Reporting

I need to create reports based on the Infopaths submitted in the forms library. This library will act as data source for my reports (reports like how many forms are submitted / some pie charts etc.) ...
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Extract infopath xml data into excel

I have around 2000 InfoPath forms in SharePoint 2010 document library. I want to extract all forms in excel using macro. Any help?