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A data connection is a dynamic link that is used to receive or submit data between a Microsoft InfoPath form and data that is saved outside the form, such as a SharePoint server, Web service, or database.

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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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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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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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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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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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Second REST call within InfoPath causes state service error

I have an infopath form, which uses both SOAP and REST web services. When I work inside InfoPath form preview, everything works well. The problem is when I publish the form and use it from the IE ...
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InfoPath 2013, repeating table (secondary source) values into 1 textbox?

Using SharePoint Online and InfoPath 2013, how do I populate a text box with values from a secondary source. I found these post1 and post2 as references but still cant figure it out I can display the ...
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Error 7893 using user profile service

i created list infopath 2010 form where i used data connection from the user profile service that i receive user name of current user. when i published this form i receive error in event viewer The ...
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Infopath Form Submission Issue

I created a Submit Data Connection on Infopath for a Sharepoint List. The Submit Location is the same as the Main Data Connection, however: -When I use the Main Data Connection to submit, I get an ...
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Infopath Form is being submitted after inserting values in People Picker/Inserting an attachment

My form is being submitted after inserting values in People Picker/Inserting an attachment. Why is this happening and how to prevent it? My form's behavior is not like this before, not sure why it ...
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Mysql database in infopath 2010 form

I have mysql database with table. In this table there are data that i want to show in infopath and i save in sharepoint list. Can you help me how?
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Character limit on dropdown list

I have a list customized using InfoPath, The list has a dropdown list when the user selects this dropdown list, it brings huge data from an external list/data source and populated in this dropdown ...
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sharpoint list doesn't connect to excel service via web browser

I am running with an issue which caused me a lot of waste time in vain, I customized a SharePoint with InfoPath 2013 and connected it to an excel file(using excel service)to perform some complicated ...
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Using Infopath Filler data connection to access SharePoint on another network through a proxy

I work for an organisation where there is two networks. We can only use SharePoint Standard Edition so no Infopath browser-forms allowed. SharePoint is on Network A and I would like users from ...
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Get data from Oracle into Infopath

I'm trying to get data from Oracle into InfoPath. I have created a linked server. I am getting data connection base OPENQUERY: select * from OPENQUERY (ORADB, 'select * from DBCUSTOMER where .......
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Accidentally published wrong InfoPath form! Missing data! HELP!

We use SharePoint lists with InfoPath form templates for various lists. When a user fills out the InfoPath form, it is submitted to its respective list. Each list has columns published that pulls ...
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InfopPath services with Credential Guard feature activated do not work

I have an InfoPath form which calls a few web services (some SharePoint ones and some custom ones) and retrieves some list items via an XML connection. They work fine in normal scenario but gives ...
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Infopath conditional formula in rules

I need to connect an InfoPath view to a list in SharePoint which is already connected to another view of InfoPath form which submits the data to the list. I need this second form to fetch particular ...
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How to Validate Date-picker in Infopath in such a way that user should select only Future Month?

I have Datepicker in Infopath 2013 where I need to put validation in such a way that user should select only Future Months Date. Past month dates and current month dates should not be selected. Any ...
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InfoPath 2010 People Picker is not working in Local Machine but in server

I have a people picker control in infopath 2010 form, which is working fine in staging server.But, not in local machine. Please help me to resolve this issue. Thanks
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Add Data Source Links to InfoPath from SP 2013 Data Source with Multiple Rows of Values & URLs

I have six organizations with custom SharePoint 2013 Product libraries that contain four folders labeled as Q1, Q2, Q3, Q4. Then I have a SharePoint custom list with one Title and one URL column. The ...
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When publishing InfoPath form I get error: Data connections contain parameterized queries

I have Infopath form it was working correctly, I modified my form and want to publish it, it gives error bellow: Data connections contain parameterized queries and when I publish to my SharePoint ...
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InfoPath 2013 - Filtering Data Connection using dates

My current form filters the secondary data connection using an empID. Then I use formatting rule to hide non-overlapping period. Which works well but since our data is growing, I'm wondering if there'...
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Drop down selection to people/group picker

I have a question I have infopath form and i have two fields that i need to connect. What i did is i created a list containing the APPROVERS, REGION and EMAIL ADDRESS. this list has a lookup. I ...
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How to overwrite sharepoint list data

I have a sharepoint List with several data on it and what i want to do is to update the data based on the latest copy that i have. The updates will be coming from.excel 2007. Is there an easy way ...
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InfoPath form on add new item throwing amount of data returned by data connection exceeded

The amount of data that was returned by a data connection has exceeded the maximum limit that was configured by the server administrator. Form elements, such as drop-down lists, may be blank. This ...
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Infopath Submit Button Rules not saving

I'm using InfoPath 2010 and I have 27 data connections programmed into the Form Submit button. I am creating rules to send the form using one of these 27 connections based on a Work Location drop-...
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Disable this Control - SP2013/IP2013

I have an InfoPath 2013 web browser compatabile form with two views - read only and default. The default view has several fields that must be filled in. I have 3 different group of users that will ...
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Data connection between InfoPath and SharePoint

I am a newbie at using InfoPath and SharePoint! But I am a fast learner and help is DEFINITELY appreciated at this moment, given my time crunch. I have published my InfoPath form to my SharePoint ...
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Connect Infopath 2007 to a list in SharePoint Online

I am trying to create a data connection(data source) from Infopath 2007 to SharePoint Online. I have downloaded Infopath and using client version. Below are the steps which I performed. I have ...
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UserProfileService.asmx does not retrieves UserName from ActiveDirectory Instead Retrieves - svc-sppoolportal

I have an InfoPath Form build using InfoPath 2013. In there a textbox is to retrieve the logged in UserName of a user who open the published InfoPath form. The form is published to a Form Library. I ...
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Infopath form submission error

I recently moved a section of an on Premise Sharepoint 2013 to Sharepoint Online. The main function of this section is for expense submissions, for this there is a library with a default form for ...
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External Item Picker control not showing for SharePoint List From Template in InfoPath 2013?

I create List form Template i want to add External Data Picker but this control not showing for List Form Template is any one know why?
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Infopath - Populate dropdown from Document library applying filter

I am populating a dropdown list by creating a data connection. It works fine, but I need to filter out documents which are only created by the current logged in user. I don't see an option to filter ...
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infopath 2013 multiple selection listbox showing blank value

I create new blank from and add on multi-select drop down bind the value form SharePoint List Lib when i open the from for filling it showing no of item blank value in my Multi Select . How to Remove ...
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InfoPath 2010 is not able to use the getuserbyprofile option

When I am trying to auto-populate user information using the GetUserByProfileName using SOAP web service I am getting the data in preview version, when I go to browser it throws me An error occurred ...
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Generate the edit Path of Infopath for Document library item

We are creating the item in document library from SharePoint List designer workflow and on it's item creation in document library we are loosing edit path of infopath for item in library, which is ...
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Unable to Open the Infopath in browser to Edit Items of Document library

I am generating the code in one my sharepoint list,And creating the item in one of document library by adding the generated ID of the list.And document library is designed with infopath forms When I ...
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Change the Control of CAML XML fragment

I am able to update the Infopath Form to SharePoint List by following the msdn link,But it is accepting only text box control values Below are the fields which are in CAML XML fragment format,And I am ...
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How can i hide fields for infopath form

I have an InfoPath form. I want to hide a field the first time a form is submitted, and for next step, make it visible for supervisor to edit the field and add more data to the form . How can i do ...
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InfoPath Form to Populate All Site collections Users in SharePoint 2013

Actually I am working on New requirement . I have drop down list in InfoPath form,trying to populate all site collections users in to drop down list. When I have open Data Connection Wizard, there ...
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How to restrict edit option after submission of form

I have created the form in custom list. Now I have below requirements: Once the user is submitted the form, He/she should not have an option to edit or delete items. Its an survey form, I want ...
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How to change the theme or look & feel of form

Recently I have created the form in custom list however, it looks like word document. I want to standardize the form in such way that it should appear like standard form. Is there any way to change ...
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How to limit InfoPaths queries to 1 Result

When filtering data on InfoPaths how would I limit the number of results I get. This is trivial in SQL and I would be very surprised if it weren't possible on InfoPaths. Thank you :D
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infopath form loading slow

I have a form using infopath and I have more than 10views depending on combination of 2 fields. I also have data connection to 2 lists for a cascading dropdown. Do we have a way to make the loading ...
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infopath 2010 not able to filter

I have an SharePoint list in which I am using the Infopath form and over there I have a column called business lead. and I have more than one business lead for the project. The issue I am facing is I ...
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InfoPath in SharePoint Online giving critical error

We migrated InfoPath from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint Online through Sharegate. The form loads default values. When I open form it gives me below critical error : The form could not be displayed ...
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color coding in infopath sharepoint 2010

how can i use color coding formula when using infopath. i have something called as project health and it has three choices 1. on track 2. major issues 3. minor issues when we select on track i want ...
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infopath to add number in the list for sharepoint 2010

I have three column in my infopath form. 1. Resources 2. Benefit 3. Total How do I calculated formula in infopath so when i put number in resources and benefit the total gets calculated automatically....