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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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Duplicating InfoPath form due to ID

I am using an InfoPath form as a read-only web part in SharePoint. What I have found is that the form duplicates every time it reads an individual ID. What I would like to happen is that the form ...
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auto generate code in infopath

we have a form library in infopath 2013 which is published in sharepoint 2013 and we want to automatically generate code for this form library the pattern of code is (Department_coDe,section _code,001)...
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office 365 InfoPath Forms Link

I have Info-path forms that i have developed and are fully functional. The challenge is,if a user clicks the link and approves, it switches the view to the next approver. Now, if one user clicks the ...
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How to prevent form in InfoPath duplicating due to ID

I have created a form which is being used as a read-only web part for my company's SharePoint. I have found that the form duplicates due to having 3 separate IDs: 22, 5 which actually shows the ...
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Infopath forms added to sharepoint library/list. Then the data that have been submit through “submit button” will save in another list

How do I publish the InfoPath form in library/list in sharepoint? (Means like once we open the list/ library, we can straight fill up the form) Then when the user fills up the form and presses the "...
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show username in infopath form

I need to show the user full name in InfoPath form. I tried the webservice and data connection for User Information list but still not getting. Can any one show me the steps he/she follow to show ...
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Showing text as link in InfoPath form 2013

Hi I am creating a InfoPath form using designer 2013. I am struck at a point where I am unable to make a url to show as text which can be clickable in the form once saved. How can I achieve this.
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Using InfoPath as Document Set Properties

In a previous question, I was trying to find out whether or not I could split document set properties across 3 webparts, with each column displaying different information. From what I understood, this ...
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Info-path 2013 Multi line textbox is expanding unevenly

I am using SharePoint 2016 and InfoPath 2013. I am using Multline textboxes . When users are filling the text the multiline text box goes down with white space as shown in fig below. I tried to make ...
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You do not have permissions to access a SharePoint list that contains data required for this form to function correctly

I have infopath form which works when i do preview. But when I upload to production server and make library's content type and create new form the below error comes. It was working in test environment ...
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infopath forms help! views/permissions/help

good morning! I am trying to create a performance management form with InfoPath. Basically I have the employee name, manager, and reviewer as a person/group field. And what I would like is for when ...
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Not sure how to add multiple conditions to formatting rule in Infopath 2013

I'm creating a Sharepoint site for folks in my company to submit their documents to our legal team for review. I've created an Infopath form tied to a list but some of the questions on the form aren'...
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Workflow not be triggered when first approver click approve button

There is a problem has pluzzed me for a week, so come here and ask everyone for assistance. I have two form view (using infopath rule to change) : 1. Appply Form "Submit" button => set "Action" ...
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How to control the Checkbox on the Infopath form based on repeating table column data?

I have a question, In my infopath form i have a checkbox on the form and have dropdown inside a repeating table if the dropdown values remain same for all the records in repeating table then ...
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Sharepoint approval form customization

I work for a global company that has a factory in Russia. Headquarters gave us a SharePoint site and I made a "super-light" version of electronic document flow. What I exactly want to do: I have an ...
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Migrated infopath form does not find UDCX file for rest query when opened in the browser

We have migrated / moved some site, to a different Sharepoint location. Previous status: site was a root master site on a collection. Updated status: site is a subsite on a different site ...
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Multilingual Forms possible with Infopath or Nintex?

I have setup a multilingual site, which works perfectly fine so far. But now I hit a roadblock with editing list forms. For translation of column names and descriptions I follow this method. ...
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What is Data connection Library?

What is the data connection library in SharePoint online? what is the relation between the Infopath & data connection - library? When to use a data connection library? What are the uses and ...
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Hide field in Infopath form based on user Group

I am Using Infopath 2013 + SharePoint 2016. How can I hide a field in my form based on user group? Any ideas? thanks
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maximum number of items in peoplepicker

How many users can be able to added in multiple user column [people picker field]
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SharePoint 2010 Task less Workflows using infopath and SPD

I am using infopath form for my sharepoint developments along with SPD. Is it recommended to use infopath form with different sections in it , which hides and displays based on a status field that is ...
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SharePoint 2010 Infopath form loading issue randomly

I am suffering from issue with infopath form loading first time getting following error like showing in attached image. Then I Tried resolve issue to increase time out value 20000 to 25000 but still ...
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How to save list data on repeating table InfoPath form in SharePoint

I have created list on SharePoint and insert list's Create the data connection. After that drag the list secondary field on InfoPath form in repeating table.The list data is get showing on the ...
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Info Path - Check value inserted is not present in list

There is an external list in SP with Infopath form. I need to check if project number in Add New Item form already exists in list, it shows an error or pop up message to say it already exists in list. ...
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Infopath 2010 make submit button disabled until attachment is added

I am having trouble getting the rule to work to have my "submit" only function after an attachment is added. (NOTE - I have a form with several optional sections that make using validation not an ...
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Locally Store Document/Form Library on a Computer (Similar to the OneDrive Sync Feature)

I recently made a form library for a department. They have a business requirement to access the library when the network is offline. Currently they use an archaic method of making paper copies when ...
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Infopath: Link to different views of NewForm

I have a custom list on my SharePoint 2013 site. I created form views with Infopath which should be used to create new items for the list. Now I want to create two different links, to the both views ...
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Allow multiple lines of text for the info on a multiple-selection list box (lines coming from MSSQL connection in InfoPath)

I've got a multiple-selection box in a SharePoint form I've made in InfoPath-- I need to populate the choices with several different columns (display name, description, duration of course, and url of ...
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Infopath source file is deleted, How to recover it from published form library in SPO

I have form library which was created by publish a custom Infopath Form over SharePoint Online, it had various view and, rules and form load rules. But now the source file is deleted by mistake, and ...
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Access to Sharepoint designer but not InfoPath

I am part of the Designer group in Sharepoint at work, this lets me use Sharepoint Designer to edit things such as lists and workflows, however when I attempt to access the same list through InfoPath ...
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Columns are being created in SharePoint but only some of them will populate

So I have an InfoPath form with several fields and a group in it. All of them are promoted to columns in SharePoint, and the SharePoint site reflects that (the columns all appear). The issue I'm ...
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Error while Publishing in infoformlibrary

Hi, I have encountered this error while publishing info form list in SharePoint online library has checked all documents there is no duplicity or network issue. Help me to resolve this Thanks in ...
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Conditional Drop-Down List Selections Based on Prior Selections in Same List

I have looked far and wide to see if I could piece this answer together myself from others who've asked for conditional drop-down selections, so please forgive me if this is redundant and answered ...
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how to add the spell check into the infopath form

i am not able to see the spell check on the toolbar while adding the new item below is my screenshot plese help me thank you in advance
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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. ...