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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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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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How to upload infopath 2013 form attachment to document library?

To upload attachment via Infopath in SharePoint 2013 there is a new API, old solutions does not work, i have to make RESTful upload of infopath form attachment but i need access token , currently i ...
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repeating table not auto-sizing correctly

This repeating table seems to be taking up too much room. I have set it and the table it is nested in to auto-size height and have clicked and dragged the bottom of the section it is at the top to get ...
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List form connected with library (list form with document file)

I have a list and a form to it. What I need: form with specific word file in it which can be edited (so user open form and he can see fields to fill and one field with document that he have to edit) ...
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infopath list form display rules do not work in IE

Infopath 2013, SharePoint 2013 in Office 365 The Infopath created list form is embedded in a SharePoint page as a web part. The Infopath created list form works in Edge & FireFox - I have ...
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Use a sharepoint list as a repeating section in another list form

I have a SharePoint List, e.g List A with few column. I have another list B with few columns. I am designing an InfoPath form off of List A and I want to display few columns from List B as a repeating ...
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Convert InfoPath form to PDF using SharePoint Online

I want to attach InfoPath Form as PDF without using any third party tool ie. Muhimbi. Also, how to attach PDF (generated on SharePoint online) in mail? What will be the best approach? Please be ...
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Expense form workflow rejecting

I moved over an on prem Sharepoint to O365 and have been having a minor issue with the approval workflow setup. The workflow triggers and runs through, however even when "Approve" is selected, it ...
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SharePoint Auto-Email Workflow Configuration

I have created several inspection forms. Each form has up to 10 questions for which a response is required if a deficiency was noted (see below). I've created email workflows to notify me when a ...
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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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Post Infopath Form remotely using REST SharePoint 2013

I am a C#/DBA/Web developer using VS 2015 and new to Infopath/SharePoint so no bashing please. Got thrown into this project and have been banging head against wall for week trying to resolve this. ...
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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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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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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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Infopath 2013 form changes are not reflected in form library

I've been working on an Infopath 2013 form (published to a SharePoint 2013 form library) over the past few weeks. Until recently, I haven't had any issues. Yesterday, I opened the form and it had ...
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Infopath Form to show count down limit

I have an Infopath form connected to a calendar/list that has limits the amount of times someone can submit the form according to date and time. I'm trying to find a way to display how many timeslots ...
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Info Path form - validation to only allow selected choices from a dropdown

Summary - I have a field in a SharePoint (2010) list set to be selected from a drop-down, choices hard coded: The field is entered using an InfoPath designed form. There's a request to reorganize ...
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I need an InfoPath form with People Picker fields to resolve (“Check Names”) multiple default people

I have an InfoPath 2013 form that I'm using in SP Online. I have several People Picker fields with multiple people set as the default value (firstName lastName;firstName lastName;firstName lastName), ...
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Setting Conditions on InfoPath 2013 to swap between four Views

I have four different Views/Sections of the form. When one view is filled in I want it to switch to the next when the form is opened again. I've set up a Form Load Rule so that when a mandatory ...
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How to attach file to main workflow item via infopath task form

While approving the task, Approver(Vice President) wants ability to delete existing attachment and attach the new file to main workflow item. Is there any possibility to achieve this? Any help will ...
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Online - Filter the options of a lookup column

I'm using SharePoint Online. In the "Contact" list have a calculated column with this formula: IF([Active],[Last Name]&" "&[First Name],"") This formula is working fine. In another list I ...
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How to add SiteFeed Webpart or similar app to SharePoint Designer/InfoPath form?

Is there any way to add SiteFeed-Webpart in form via any means? Or any alternate method will be preferable? Thanks
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InfoPath getting too much time to load data from list

I have created on InfoPath in which I have several data connections. One list have almost one thousands list items, I am fetching items by using data connections. I have checked on "Automatically ...
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Cannot publish from InfoPath, even if I start fresh from SharePoint and don't change anything

This is the error message I am getting when I try to "Quick Publish": The SOAP response indicates that an error occurred on the server: Server was unable to process request. ---> Object reference ...
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Sharepoint Workflow Claim Form Approval Process - Multi User

Dear Sharepoint users, I'm not sure if this is doable i believe it is but not sure how to execute it. The workflow is a two staged approval. The first is a group manager approval and then the second ...
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How to determine if InfoPath have code-behind & browser based

How to determine if InfoPath have code-behind or browser based or need local client installed in order to open the form? I have 40 of these and I need to find out the details for upgrading.
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Conditionally required fields

I am creating a InfoPath form where there is a choice field with 6 options. $1, $2, $5, $10, Specify the Amount, Revoke. If Specify the Amount is selected, a text-box field should be filled ...
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count records and email

I'm working on a SharePoint list to record sick days. So I've got a form to fill out the basic information, but I want to automatically count how many sickdays there has been in the past year, then ...
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Error when trying to print an InfoPath form to PDF

Trying to print out an InfoPath form as a PDF generates this message alongside a Text document rather than a .PDF document. %%[ ProductName: Distiller ]%% 06bmfqu not found, using Courier. %%[ ...
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Infopath People Picker goes blank when completing

I have recently created an infopath 2013 form which connects to our sharepoint 2013 site using an issue tracking app. I have a number of fields set to use people picker which seem to cause an issue ...
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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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InfoPath Form Web Part get field values

I know that we can read values from list and library forms using SharePoint utility. But is it possible to read values from InfoPath Form Web Part anyways? Any help would be much appreciated.
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Attach InfoPath to AppWeb Library in SharePoint Online

Error while adding InfoPath form to form Library created using SharePoint Hosted App which will be deployed to AppWeb. This form template is browser-compatible, but it cannot be browser-enabled on ...
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Missing attachment control in InfoPath 2013

how can I add multiple "add attachment" blocks in InfoPath 2013 that won't duplicate the uploaded document? I no longer see the option in controls.
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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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How customize document upload form for metadata along with document to upload in library?

My requirement is that- I have to upload document and some custom column(metadata properties) while uploading document in library. I have to customize document upload form so that can add document ...
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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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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 I ...
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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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How SharePoint works with Infopath and an Access database?

I have a database already created in Access. It has a form which uses queries with macros to export an excel with the information chosen from the form. SharePoint would be the perfect tool to share ...
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Infopath form is displyed as xml in a form library

I am trying to transfer some forms I have developed in the past in SP2010 environment to SP2013. The problem is that when I create a form library in SP2013 the submitted form gets saved as XML file ...
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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 ...