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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Moving items between lists destroys Infopath form

Situation (SP 2010, InfoPath Designer 2010): ListBlue has a form customized with InfoPath, distinct blue background create a template from ListBlue create new ListRed from that template add more ...
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Approve/Reject a task from a custom InfoPath form?

We are using the OOTB Approval workflow for some tasks that is kicked off when a user enters info on a custom InfoPath form and clicks submit. The user receives the OOTB email with instructions to ...
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Update List Item Programmatically

I have the following code in a InfoPath form that should update a list with items from a repeating table. For some reason the code runs i get no errors but the list is not updated with the items, can'...
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Query string filter on an InfoPath lookup field

I am trying to use a query string filter to filter data on an InfoPath form using this guide. The column that I'm trying to filter is a lookup field and it is not available in the list of Consumer ...
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SharePoint 2013 custom list infopath form loss of fuctionaility in people picker field

just wondering if there is a fix for the loss of functionality with the people picker field once you customize the default info-path form that comes with a sharepoint list. If you see the default ...
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InfoPath Form workflow approval buttons disappeared

I have a user who complained today that the workflow approval buttons she usually saw at the top of a completed InfoPath form (within the web browser) were missing today. I don't do any of these ...
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File attachment button on InfoPath form not working for user but works for me?

I have an InfoPath form with a file attachment button but when a user tries to upload an attachment(clicks on the button)nothing happens. When I click the same button a dialog box to browse for a file ...
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InfoPath 2013: Customizing “Browse” window of Person\Group Picker

In Person\Group Picker, I can see 'All Users', 'Active Directory' and 'Organizations' in left section. Whenever I search using Person\Group Picker, it shows results from only 'Organizaitons'. So ...
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Workflow can't update promoted field

I have a form made in Infopath in the form there is a field called "FileName" it has a default value "Now()" and has been promoted and the tick to allow edit has been set. I want to update this field ...
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SharePoint look up value A (list number value) and hide Add New button if 2nd list count value B (list count) is equal or greater to value A

I have an InfoPath form displaying formation for a commuter sign up list called "Register Commute" I modified the Content Type Display Form and added a list called "Commuter Sign Up" which is ...
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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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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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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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Can't create Custom Action in Display Form Ribbon when using InfoPath form?

I have a SharePoint list which uses InfoPath forms. I've created a Custom Action on SharePoint Designer for that list, located on the Display Form Ribbon, but when I go to view an item there is no ...
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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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How to get User Profile Service information on user OTHER THAN current user?

So much information on how to autopopulate information for the current user or the logged in user in InfoPath. But what about other users? What if there's a field that's 99/100 times going to be the ...
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How to use the “Change REST Url” rule in Infopath 2010 when web service url changes between different environments

I tried to submit this question on StackOverflow but I had no luck. Here is how it goes : First of all, I'd like not to use code in the Infopath form template, if possible. Second, what i'm really ...
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extended SharePoint server 2010 lists have problem with columns that have customized forms for their data gathering with InfoPath 2010

our server is upgraded from 2007 and we have problems there that force us to decide to move sites to the new 2010 web application. after that we have problem with excel services that solutions and ...
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Remove the blank space while viewing the item. using multiselect list box

In one InfoPath form ,I am using multiple selection list box, which is taking value from the list having 50 values. User can select any number of values for example 2. After submitting the InfoPath ...
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Submitted InfoPath forms cannot be opened in browser

After attempting to solve a minor glitch with security signatures, any form I submit using the InfoPath Form Filler cannot be opened in the browser, even after removing all the signatures. I can ...
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InfoPath Designer 2010 - Format HTML tags

I have set up a web browser form for SP2007 in InfoPath Designer 2010. It points to a list that contains several columns of different types, to include some enhanced rich text multiline fields. The ...
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SharePoint 2010 InfoPath Library Gantt Chart View MISSING Zoom In/Zoom Out Feature

How do I get the Zoom In/Zoom Out function back into the Library tab as it is in the List tab for Gantt Chart Views? Why would is the Zoom function missing from the Library tab? I set up a Gantt ...
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Routing InfoPath Forms

I'm looking at automating some forms for my organization utilizing SharePoint and InfoPath. I'm familiar with form development and saving them to SharePoint. Where we start getting stuck is managing ...
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Upper limit for the number of fields and rules in an InfoPath form?

We know of the upper limit boundaries of SharePoint itself but, what about the limits of a InfoPath form published to a SharePoint Form Library as a web form? Does the size of the form have any ...
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Append-only comments field from SP List not displaying in Infopath form

I am trying to get a data connection set up in InfoPath to display the comments history in a multi-line text field with "Append Changes to Existing Text" option enabled. The field comes from a ...
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How to open document in Edit mode from InfoPath form

I have an custom SPList that has a Hyperlink field pointing to a document in a document library. The custom SPList has custom InfoPath forms for View and Edit. To open the document in edit mode, ...
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Best way to create a list with hidden columns with Data pulling from InfoPath form

So I have been working on this for a little bit here is what I am trying to accomplish: Using OOTB SharePoint 2010 Functionality I want to create an HR Referral System. Basically an InfoPath Form ...
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Why is Infopath 2010 form view scrolling above the viewing window?

Using Sharepoint 2010 and InfoPath 2010, we have created a multiple view form. The main view of the form is the basic entry form. We have another view in the aspx file that simulates a dialog box with ...
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SharePoint 2010 FBA InfoPath access denied to webservice

I have a SharePoint 2010 web application using Claims based authentication. Anonymous access enabled Windows authentication enabled, integrated Windows authentication, NTLM Forms Based ...
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Displaying tool tip for dropdown list items in Infopath 2010

I need to display tooltip for Dropdown List items in Infopath Form 2010 as my text is getting truncated , the dropdown list is binded to an external dataconnection. Thanks for helping.
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Why is the InfoPath Data Connection Wizard failing?

I am running SharePoint Enterprise on a local VM. I am able to connect to the server using SharePoint Designer 2010 without issue. However, when I use InfoPath, the Data Connection Wizard fails. If ...
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InfoPath Contact Selector in SharePoint, Form Postback error

I have created a InfoPath form with a Contact Selector. After I publish the form, I opened it to create a new form. I entered a valid username and "Check Names" in the Contact Selector, it is giving ...
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How do I display a jpeg attachment as an image rather than as a link on an InfoPath form?

After reading this article: InfoPath 2007 - Extracting Those Pesky Binary Attachments, I notice that Visual Studio is required in order to display the attachment file rather than as a link to the ...
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InfoPath 2007 Files upload features

I have a InfoPath 2007 form that allow people to upload two type of files - PDF and JPG. When the user submit the form, it will store into the SharePoint as a entry in a Library. Is it possible that ...
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Using SPServices to retrieve InfoPath repeating section fields in a SharePoint 2007 Library?

I have a InfoPath 2007 form that contain a repeating section field. I publish this form to SharePoint 2007, which create a Library. How do I use SPServices to retrieve this field from the Library ...
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How to undo changes made in InfoPath

I have done a stupid mistake and made some changes in my Item that I edited in InfoPath. And I clicked at the and publish to the server. How can I now undo those changes? I was looking everywhere but ...
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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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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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Form with attachment to a list

I have been asked if this is possible in sharepoint, I would think it is but can't think of a way. I am starting to think that I need to do a developer course lol. The request. Have a form to fill ...
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Infopath forms migration to Office 365 - Things to consider

I'm working with a client who are considering moving to Office 365 from SP 2007. They are using Infopath forms in SP 2007 which uses data connection that connects to the backend SQL Server (for ...
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SharePoint 2013 workflow from InfoPath 2013 form library

I've created a form in InfoPath 2013 with multiple view. 1st view - Requester (with Submit and Cancel buttons) 2nd view - Action By (with Submit, Approve and Reject buttons) 3rd view - Approved By (...
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“The e-mail message cannot be sent. Make sure the e-mail has a valid recipient”

So I've made a browser form in InfoPath 2013 to be used to request new space for employees. This first goes to the appropriate office manager at the appropriate branch location before being sent to ...
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InfoPath 2013 Conversion to PDF or DOCX

I have an InfoPath 2013 Form. Once the form is completed, on Button click, I want to generate either a PDF or a Word Document. I have done extensive research. SP Designer Workflow works for SP2010 ...
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InfoPath 2013 cutting field in half when printing

I'm not sure if this is the place to ask this particular question, but since there are other InfoPath questions I'll go ahead and ask. I have a huge form with tons of show/hide formatting rules. When ...
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Rename attachment of InfoPath through Event Receiver for Office365

I am having a Document Library named TestForm in my Office365 site.I have created InfoPath Form for that library that contains FileAttachment control. Now my requirement is to rename the attachment ...
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Conditional formatted sections not playing well with browsers

I've got a form with four conditional sections based on checkbox controls. For whatever reason, the 'hide this control' rules quit working in IE but still work just fine in Chrome browsers. The four ...
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InfoPath form gets redirected to another SharePoint list after submission

I have a customer who uses infopath forms to create list items. When a new form is created that select a category which has a corresponding folder in the list library. We've worked with them for ...
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make a field read only in sharepoint list 2007

is there any way to make a field read only (with out programming) in share point list 2007 which users cannot edit that field can we first build a list and then open in infopath 2007 best ...
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Workflow to “Check Out” List Items - Help Needed on “Cancel” and “View” Modes

Long time lurker, first time poster! I have a SharePoint 2010 list that will be used to manage Personnel. When an employee has been with the team for 1 week, an email goes out to 3 different ...
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SharePoint 2010 Infopath Form Problem using SOAP service

I have a form built for a SharePoint list which when run from InfoPath's preview mode, works fine. It makes a call to a data connection (which has been converted to a connection file and stored in a ...