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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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Format multiple fields to same height

Have found very few resources on how to format repeating tables so the date/time/name field is Justified to the top left of the history value. Has anyone found a working method? I have my fields on ...
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InfoPath 2010 on a SP 2013 environment: Few users are having issues opening form due to a rest call that gives error as invalid xml file document

We are working on a SP 2013 environment. But have a InfoPath 2010 form that was working fine for a long time. However recently after some of our systems had gone through some installations etc are ...
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InfoPath Forms and Site Architecture

We are currently making some plans to migrate to a new version of SharePoint (either 2016 On-Prem or Online). We'll be aiming towards a more flat design and are wondering if its better to store all ...
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Validating a file name character length for an attachment in an InfoPath 2013 form

Is it possible to create a validation rule to check the file name character length of an attachment in an InfoPath? Running into an issue were duplicate list items are created when an attempt is made ...
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Sharepoint/Infopath problems

I have a problem with a customers InfoPath form after migrating it from SP2010 to 2016 onprem. The choice columns won't work. Every time I try to attach an choice column to the form and try to ...
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Entry Validation in SharePoint List

I would really appreciate it if someone can help me with a validation that I want to do for the data in a SharePoint list column. The values are input into the column by external requestors and I want ...
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Calculating the GROUP BY total in a SharePoint Column

I am trying to do something here, which I do not know if it is possible. I have a custom list in SharePoint 2010 where the "Course" name is unique. I am using "Group By" in the view which shows me ...
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Positive Integers only

I am getting an error for "Positive Integer Only" on a SharePoint List when I am editing an Infopath form where I am pulling from a Support List where I am picking from a drop down and when I select ...
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How can I change the format of a Combo-Box with fill-in answers?

I'm trying to create a field with InfoPath 2013 that is a list box that allows a user to enter in their own values. That part is simple. Where I'm running into issue is that I want to change the ...
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Filling InfoPath People picker field not working on existing item

I have an InfoPath form (SharePoint Online) on a list. It contains a user field and I have added a people picker field on the form. The people picker field is filled onload. Setting it with account id,...
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Newly Promoted Infopath field not appearing in form library in SharePoint 2013 On Prem

I have a infopath form set to primary content type to the Form library which is working fine. The form is managed in the Central Admin. When we create the field and promote to the library(both while ...
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How to update SharePoint List item via infopath

I have created an Infopath form with 2 views. I first view, user enter the details and submit the form that generate a unique ID basis on List Item ID. in second view there are some fields for ...
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Assign a task/ start workflow to the people chosen in the people picker field

I have multiple people picker fields on my InfoPath form. I'd like to 'Start a task process' and send out an email to all the people chosen in the people picker form notifying them that they have a ...
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How to show all items in repeating table in sharepoint list

Please how can i ensure that all rows of a repeating table in my infopath form is populated on SharePoint (and not only the first row).
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How attachment file can shows hyperlink when Infopath form library is submitted?

I am trying to submit a form using infopath form library. I would like see attached file can shown as hyperlink by reciver. Anyone help me?..
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Editing Form Item in SharePoint 2010 creates a new item

I have an issue when I edit an item in sharepoint 2010. I created the form in InfoPath 2010. After I click submit when I edit the form it creates a new entry. I don't know how to fix this. ...
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InfoPath form URL for Promoted Links “location” too long

I created an InfoPath form and it's working fine. I would like to place the URL to the form into a promoted links image tile. However, the URL is too long. I have also already trimmed the URL and it's ...
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How to remove blank spaces for hidden fields

I'm using a Format condition to hide a field and it only appears when a certain item is selected. However there is a blank area when it's not there. I've spent alot of time trying to find a solution ...
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InfoPath Postback Infinite Loop

I'm working on an InfoPath form and came across a weird error. Whenever I go to the edit form and change any text box (rules or not), the console appears to send postbacks forever until it hits the ...
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When do changes to metadata impact a Workflow?

If I have a checkbox column for metadata and that checkbox is unchecked when the workflow starts, but is checked at some point during the workflow running, when will the workflow be able to realize ...
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Showing certain fields depending on list selected infopath forms

Hi guys I'm planning to do a form showing various certs. Thus I'll have a dropdown list with various certs and depending on the list I select. It'll have different fields showing up. It has to be ...
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Infopath form layout colours looks different in browser

When I originally created my infopath form, the background was gray. I changed the background colour to "no fill" and it looks find the the designer/preview but when it's published and viewed in the ...
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Use PDF to AutoFill InfoPath Form

I have a PDF with fillable fields that customers send me. I then take those PDFs and enter the data into SharePoint via an InfoPath form. This is an incredibly time consuming process, and what I am ...
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Radio Button Value resetting on clicck

I have radio buttons built into my form. But, whenever I enter a value into my textbox field then click a radio button, the value resets and does not save the option I choose. using SharePoint 2010, ...
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Hide Commit / Clipboard / Views on SP Form Edit / Submit

Trying to hide some of the ribbon functions, but not all of them on the top of my form in edit or create mode. Also can I remove the navigation bar on the left while in create / edit? Cheers, would ...
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InfoPath button for Excel export

I want to add a button in InfoPath that will allow me to export the form into Excel. Is this possible? This is a requirement that client needs, and I have no idea how to do it without just saving the ...
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SP Online and custom forms… not working as I expected

Background: SharePoint Online (O365) using SharePoint Designer 2013 and InfoPath Designer 2013. Issue: we have a custom list to track Safety Incident Reporting in our 2 manufacturing facilities -- ...
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Customizing SharePoint Survey form

I'm new to SharePoint. I want to customize a SharePoint survey form. I've tried using SharePoint Designer but still can't figure out how. I've also tried clicking on the Form Settings but all I get is ...
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Drop down field should be Read only once the User Select the value

Infopath >> Form When clicking on the “Edit Item” icon all fields are editable. I would prefer to not allow that particular field to be edited after the initial saving of the data. Could you ...
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need to add confirmation dialogue box upon moving to another page without Saving the current data on Info path form

Need to add confirmation dialogue box upon moving to another page without Saving the current data on Info path form I need to add popup dialogue message saying that "Cancel" Or "Continue "upon ...
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Is it possible to fill out an InfoPath form via incoming email?

Working on a solution for our SharePoint 2013 intranet site. We currently have a process by where new records are set up by our parent company, and they then email someone at our company the details ...
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Sharepoint 2010: Rich Text Box won't allow insertion of picture from computer

I am having an issue trying to add an image to a rich text box in a new item. I have added images to this form before by copying and pasting them. However, it will not allow the insertion of images ...
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Automatic update of choices in a multi-select field

Using InfoPath 2013, I have a multi-select/MultiChoicetype field. How does one set up the the multi-selection box get all valid possible choices dynamically so if a new choice is added for the field, ...
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TLS 1.0 off impact on SharePoint 2013/CA/InfoPath-2010 and SharePoint Designer 2013

Does turning off TLS 1.0 on SharePoint 2013 Servers have any impact? We use Infopath 2010 forms on those servers.
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Will SharePoint list forms customized with InfoPath continue working without Forms Service?

Many of our SharePoint 2013 list forms have been customized with InfoPath Designer. When our lists are automatically migrated to SharePoint Online without Forms Service installed, will the customized ...
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How to Add “Help” text for the particular field on Infopath form?

I just need to have a "Help" text popup when we mouse-over the field.
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How can I convert an InfoPath 2013 form template to a SharePoint 2013 list form template?

I need to create a SharePoint solution for an IT requirements process. One of the customer's must-haves is to be able to export or save a distinct document as a record copy 'case file' for each IT ...
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Infopath 2013 custom form not appearing on browser

I have created a custom form for a list in sharepoint 2010, I want to share only a link of that custom form to the user, so the user should only see the form, give input and close it. usually I use ...
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Can't get External List to use InfoPath Form

I have an external list which uses an external content type tied to a SQL server table. Everything with the connection works fine. I can open a browser window in SharePoint and using the default ...
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Find all InfoPath Forms in SharePoint Online and when last used?

I am new to this site and have a few questions that I will post. I have used this site quite a bit in the past for answers, but just recently joined and want to thank everyone for their contributions. ...
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Rules for 3 level Cascading

I am creating a request form. I have 3 columns. Status, Use Status, Items I made a 3 level cascading, the first 2 is dropdown list, but the 3rd is a checklist. I want the item that I checked on the ...
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Sharepoint Form Autopopulate

I have a Sharepoint List that looks like this: Quarter Year Client Field 1 2017 Client 1 1.5 4 2016 Client 1 1.4 3 2016 Client 1 1.3 2 2016 Client 1 1.45 1 2016 ...
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Converting a Text Field to a Repeating Field

We have an Infopath form that has a Notes section that is a repeating text box data type. We need this Notes section to contain a log of the previous entries along with the newest entry when an item ...
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Error when publishing Infopath Forms to other env after modifying the URL / ListID and CT ID

I have a question regarding the Infopath forms in SharePoint 2010, just to explain the situation: I've created a list infopath forms and I would like to use these forms in other environments like test,...
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Get an inventory of all InfoPath forms

So I'm looking to generate a list of all Lists AND Form libraries that use InfoPath forms in SharePoint Online. I see lots of scripts for one or the other but not both. Anyone?
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Infopath content type opens in infopath not in the browser

I have document library helpdesk and I have content type named helpdesktemplate.Then I allowed content types in helpdesk document library.Then I added helpdesktemplate content type in it as defaut....
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Infopath Lookup MultiChoice field

I have a site column of type Choice named "Project" with Multiple values selection enabled. This choice site column is used in two lists - ListA and List B ListA is a lookup in List B. So when I ...
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Create a Form to Edit Item in a Custom List View

I'm trying to create a form that allows a user to edit items they see in a Custom List View. I know about New/Display/Edit Forms that are associated with a Custom List. I believe this is probably ...
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Infopath with VS 2017?

I have Visual Studio 2017 and InfoPath 2013 installed currently and was investigating the custom code options for Infopath and it states that I need to install VS 2012. Is it possible to get Infopath ...
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how can i add a pre-sized (publishing) image to my info path form linked to an issue list in SP2013?

i have an info path form (2013) that linked to an issue list ,how can i add a pre sized (publishing) image to my info path form? i tried to add it as column in the site but not shown in info path!