After editing an approval workflow Form in SharePoint Designer - (add button), I can't publish a form to the server. I getting the error:

The form template has been published to the server, but can only be open in infopath filter.

  • You need to install the 'Desktop Experience' Windows feature. Look at this thread. sharepoint.stackexchange.com/questions/70695/… Jul 15, 2017 at 12:06
  • But localy, or on the server? I look at server and it has got instaled
    – Grzegorz Z
    Jul 27, 2017 at 8:22
  • 1
    On the machine from which you are publishing infopath form. Jul 27, 2017 at 8:26
  • 1
    also make sure the form template's compatibility set to Web Browser Form. Jul 27, 2017 at 8:30

1 Answer 1


It should edit and Cache clear on the local machine. Not in server.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service and acknowledge that you have read and understand our privacy policy and code of conduct.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.