Infopath client not opening from SharePoint
Posted on 2014-03-18
Office 365/SharePoint online
I have an InfoPath form lib in SharePoint. I have the library docs set to open in the client because there are digital signatures on the form that will only work in the client. I am the designer of the form. The form template opens fine for me in the Ifiller when I want to create a new form in SharePoint and enter data. It does not open up for someone else and instead windows asks it to choose a program. So something is wrong with their system opening up InfoPath links in the browser with the client app. We both have the same exact office suite and it is the one that comes with the E3 plan for O365, and the other person can launch the the filler themselves from their own computer. It's just that doing it from SP doesn't launch the client like it should. I have windows 7 the other person has windows 8 but I doubt that makes a difference at all.
Anybody have any ideas?