SharePoint Workflow and Infopath


I currently have quite a complex SharePoint 2010 workflow. I have a library with many columns/fields. This is a Non-conformance compliance workflow with some of the fields required.

The problem I currently have is that there are two fields(Preventative Action and Corrective Action) that needs to become required fields at a certain stage of the workflow. There is an email that will go to the recipient which he/she needs to accept, then there is a second email that will be received by the recipient, he/she needs to add info in the Preventative and Corrective Action fields before the workflow can continue.

Can I somehow add these fields in the workflow form using InfoPath and add a rule for these field to contain data before the stage can continue/approved.

I have tried adding these fields but it keeps adding it as repeating fields. I have very limited knowledge with InfoPath. Any help will be much appreciated.

Thank you
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Ingeborg Hawighorst (Microsoft MVP / EE MVE)Microsoft MVP ExcelCommented:

What are the data types of the fields? How are you placing them on the form? Can you post a screenshot of the offending behaviour?
ApplePietAuthor Commented:
I have managed to get my solution to work by adding a custom field on my workflow approval form, then retrieving the data from the workflow Task List and updating in my library using Workflow Variables.

This way I can still make the Fields required on the form only

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ApplePietAuthor Commented:
I have managed to resolve my own issue shortly after posting the question
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