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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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Extracting browser-compatible InfoPath 2013 form submission data into a SQL Server 2008 Database as well as a SharePoint 2013 list

We are looking at using InfoPath 2013 to capture simple sets of data without the need the need for writing custom applications. However, we still need the information to be stored in a SQL Server 2008 ...
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Infopath 2010 rule on people-picker behaves as expected for new items, but fails for edit form

Using the standard solution of autopopulating a person field with the current user(data connection with web service and the form load rule similar to this ) I discovered that the solution works fine ...
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InfoPath Form Works Under Admin Account But Not Under Regular User

An InfoPath browser enabled form that has udcx connections from a connection library, code in C# and some rules, was created and tested on the SharePoint server and functions more or less as designed ...
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Error while form opening if it is created from SharePoint Designer

I got stuck! :P My goal: New form in source library ====> New form in target library [both web-browser enabled, following Infopath templates] Using "create list item" action within a workflow (which ...
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Rich text box styles and markup

I have a Rich TextBox control with Enhanced rich text (Rich text with pictures, tables, and hyperlinks). When I create multiple views for that, list styles and markup are not displayed in SharePoint ...
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How to update metadata?

I have following code (didn't list the whole code) behind a button on a InfoPath Managed Form. and it works meaning I can submit data to a list. Now I have 2 controls on the form that is Multiple-...
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Users can't access the Web services from an InfoPath form

I have an InfoPath 2010 form that is published to a form library in SPS 2010 foundation and set to load in the thick client. When a user tries to open the form it prompts them for their user ...
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Microsoft.SharePoint.SoapServer.SoapServerException on SharePoint 2010 InfoPath

I'm trying to modify my list InfoPath form to connect to a data of a SharePoint Web Service Lists.GetListItems On the part where I'll specify the parameters, I get the following error: Exception of ...
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Infinite loop error when using delimited repeating table from InfoPath

I am using a form template from infoPath 2007. The form has a repeating table. When the user enters data into a field I want a delimiter to append to the end of the line- so that I can easily export ...
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Username() in infopath form return empty string on sharepoint workflow form

I have an infopath form loaded as an initiation/association form for a sharepoint workflow. I added a text field wich I want to be prefilled with the current user username. I'm using username() to get ...
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InfoPath Error: Still getting “Only Positive Integers Allowed”

Getting the following InfoPath error: Only Positive Integers Allowed Error: Followed following suggestion (well, my 2nd dropdown was already like below) and made sure it's like below. But still ...
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InfoPath Workflow; GroupID, Error Message: Group cannot be found

I have created an InfoPath form workflow in designer. It is a simple workflow which uses the "Collect data from user" task. It requires that the user supply a choice: "Approve" or "Reject", and select ...
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Is there a way to digitally sign browser-enabled infopath 2010 forms in Firefox/Chrome?

I would like to make it possible for university workers to sign their infopath forms digitally outside of IE. Is there a way to do this or should I just look at including an install of the InfoPath ...
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How to create InfoPath forms dynamically?

I have an InfoPath form published to a library... I need to create forms dynamically with siteuser as form name... I need to achieve it in Object Model... Can any of you help me on this...?
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Infopath, sharepoint list and SSRS

I have a challenging question from my manager. In InfoPath/SharePoint, he is trying to capture the time spent by his team on various activities via SharePoint. Using an infopath form, each week his ...
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External Item Picker problems in InfoPath 2010 with ECT

I have used SPD to create and ECT to a standard SQL Database, and then a view. In the view there is an ID field, and then another field of a string type that stores codes (consisting mainly of ...
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New Line Character in Rich Text Box with InfoPath 2010

I have a rich text box in an InfoPath 2010 form (will be used in the browser) that I want to have some default text similar to: Text A: Text B: Tried a few methods around use an XML resource file ...
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Canceling Workflow (Task Process) from Infopath

I have a workflow (in SP2010) Task Process that I need to be able to cancel. I had a parallel action in the "When the Task Process Is Running" that checked for Item deletion or a field change. Run ...
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Validation, when using code to submit an Infopath 2010 form

I have a fairly complex infopath 2010 browser form (Being used to process expense claims) that is using code to perform the submission rather than a rule. The initial submit uses code as it needs to ...
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InfoPath 2007 Web-based form to show different page views

I have created a web-based InfoPath form that have 4 views (a.k.a Page Views) - View All, Loan View, Price View and Location View. May I know what buttons or settings I have to click or configure in ...
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Auto-generated custom format ID for InfoPath form text field

May I know how do I use a InfoPath form text field to auto generate a custom format ID? The custom format ID must be in this format: YYYY/XXXREQ where YYYY is the year that the item is created, ...
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Post SP1 Issue with Browser-Enabled InfoPath and Receive List Data Connections

I have an InfoPath form that has full-trust with a cert. It has 3 data connections for SharePoint lists that are used to populate combo boxes. Prior to SP1, these worked great. However, post SP1, I'...
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Cannot edit Initiation Form of Designer Workflows with InfoPath

I've got a reusable SP Designer workflow in SharePoint 2010, and I'm trying to edit the Initiation Form for it. I can open the workflow within SP Designer, click the form, and it opens in InfoPath. I ...
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SPFile object not correct/updated/propagated in ItemAdded of my event receiver - after the first time

I have a form library with a custom form associated. A user clicks "New form", inputs data in the form, and the form is saved to the library. Meanwhile, my logic in the eventreceivers generate a Word ...
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Possible to have Infopath form deployed in a feature? SP2010/VS2010

I'm using new VS2010 Sharepoint Project. I can add a site column, content type, list definition without any problem. Is it possible to also have an InfoPath form included in a Feature? I want to be ...
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InfoPath Pop-Up Window

I have a custom Web Part that displays information in an ASP.NET ListView. Upon clicking an item, I need to pop up an InfoPath form via AJAX to edit the item without leaving the page. The ...
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Getting started with Workflows in SharePoint 2010

I'm a starting sharepoint developer asked to implement the following scenario in sharepoint 2010. We're a bit lost on the best approach to get started.. I'm really struggling to find the best practise ...
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Deploying all components of an InfoPath form plus managed code as a solution

Has anyone successfully packaged up an InfoPath form solution with the following features? Custom site columns for properties promoted from form Custom content types to be associated with form ...
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Mutliple Workflos nsted for an Item?

I am currently stuck. I have a form library with multiple days equaling different values. All the columns that I'm using are extracting information from the submitted form. I'm trying to have an ...
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Printing entire contents of InfoPath multi line text field

I have a InfoPath form with 9 different views and when the user fills all the views and submit then it is saved to the list. I have created an extra view for printing all the information on single ...
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Is there a way to calculate the number days between two list items in a list?

I have an InfoPath library/list in SPO. I need to calculate the number of days between two different list items. It's to show the number of days since the last work event. Is there an easy way to ...
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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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InfoPath forms in SharePoint 2016

We are currently migrating from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2016. We have more than 200 InfoPath forms in our environment in current (SharePoint 2010) version. Are these can be migrated and used as ...
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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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Switching to a View after a second level of approval

I've got an InfoPath Form rule to switch the view after a form is submitted. I've got a Workflow behind the list. I've created a field in the InfoPath from called Form View with a default value of ...
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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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Library with data stored as infopath file - adding column

This may be a common form of making tables, but it's new to me, and is the odd man out in the company's site design. We have one library that looks proper and correct looking at the columns in SP: ...
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Warning Pop-Up Window Before Saving

I do not know which way to turn. The scenario is that I have created a SharePoint List with a InfoPath form attached to the list. There are numerous individuals that will be touching the form per ...
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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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Giving upload option in InfoPath form in SPD workflow

I have made a 2010 style workflow in SPD. In one of the step I have added a task form so user can approve item. SharePoint has automatically created InfoPath form for me. How can I give option to user ...
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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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Restore Content Database on different Farm with InfoPath Forms

We have an activity to backup a content database from SharePoint 2013 server and restore it on a different SharePoint 2013 Farm. The Database contains many InfoPath forms. Yes, the URL will be changed....
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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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Unable to connect to Sharepoint from InfoPath

I have a test Sharepoint 2007 farm setup with its own domain on AWS. Recently I created a site and developed an InfoPath 2007 form for submitting data to multiple lists. This was all working great. ...
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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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New Item script does not apply after postback

I have a simple javascript code on a new item page, it limits the number of characters for a multi-line field. After I select someone in the people picker, the form does a quick postback and load, and ...
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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 ...