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Microsoft InfoPath is a software application for designing, distributing, filling and submitting electronic forms containing structured data. The product features a WYSIWYG form designer in which the various controls (e.g. textbox, radio button, checkbox) are bound to data, represented separately as a hierarchical tree view of folders and data fields. All the data stored in InfoPath forms are stored in an XML format. Secondary data sources can be built into the form or they can be accessed through an external data connection to SharePoint or a Web service.

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On  Microsoft InfoPath 2010 form I have option button optButSelectColour
Option have two colors Black and White.

Option button has value 1 for Black  and 2  for White  I assume that unselected value is 0.
Boxes : This button is selected by default is empty
And : Validation Cannot be blank Is empty too.
Clicking one of those option I want to assign value to string variable string Colour.

On search button I want to check if  value is assigned to  string Colour if not warn user and stop program;

I need C# code for this or if this is possible though rules.
Option button (optButSelectColour) is not bound control.
As I am new to InfoPath I would appreciate more detail answer.
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On  Microsoft InfoPath 2010 form I have option button optButSelectColour
Option have two colors Black and White.
On save button I want to check if user selected any option and warn user to select one if not, it means one option has to be selected.

Option button has value 1 for Black  and 2  for White  I assume that unselected value is 0.
Boxes : this button is selected by default is empty on property for this option button  and box Validation Cannot be blank Is empty too.
I assume that I have to add new rule not sure where and what it should say.
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I created a form in InfoPath which has a status dropdown field. The dropdown options are: Cancelled, Draft, Submitted, Pending. The default value for this field is Draft. I wanted to create a rule so that when a user clicks on the submit button, the status is updated from "Draft" to "Submitted". Is this possible?
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Hi,

Can you please assist me.

I have designed a Leave Request form in InfoPath 2013.
I want to disable dates (holiday dates) in the Datepicker control.
I also have 2 time fields (Start and End time).
How can I calculate the time difference between these 2 fields?
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I have a multi view InfoPath form associated with a SharePoint custom list.  The form basically has four tabs at the top where clicking each one switches the form view.  The first tab is set as the default view in InfoPath.  The problem comes when you're on let's say the forth tab and click on the SharePoint Edit icon the page refreshes to put you in edit mode but the InfoPath form defaults back to the first view.  I have to click back on the tab I was on to make the change.  

Is there a way to have the InfoPath form not lose its current view when going into Edit mode?

Thanks for the help!
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InfoPath 2010 form submission is not saving to sharepoint 2010 site, and end user has no errors upon submission.  The .xml file does not get saved to sharepoint, how do you troubleshoot this?  I figured it was something like incorrect permissions to a site/library for the end user to save their files.  But I check an Identical user permission with someone that is able to submit and view their documents.  The user that does not work has identical permissions.  Its very strange, and there are no reported errors from the user...
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Infopath Forms need to change the form's approval status in bulk (Multiple forms, on Sharepoint 2010 site.
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I have an InfoPath form that I need to validate that when they enter authorize amount in two different text boxes a dropdown will change base on the criteria sample dropwow = Level1 Authorization amount < or = USD 25MM or Authorization box 2 < or = USD 15MM
                    Level 2 Authorization amount < or = USD 100MM or Authorization box 2 < or = USD 50MM
                     Level 3 Authorization Amount < or = USD 200MM or Authorization box 2 < or = USD 100MM

Can someone help me
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Hello I am in search of a solution in SharePoint 2013 using javascript or a 2010 workflow,

 that calculates total time to resolve a help desk ticket during business hours 9 - 5, minus weekends and holidays and minus anytime clock was stopped, for example time that would not be counted against a technician because customer was unreachable.

Additional details:  If a technician places a ticket in hold status, time should not be counted against time to resolve.

thanks,

Dee
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Need to pull a user environment variable from the system the form is opened on, specifically username and use it as a value for a field.
It's a stand alone form opened with InfoPath on the local machine, no SharePoint or other solutions involved.

So far all my searches have come up empty.
I'm thinking I may need to add some VB code?

I know InfoPath has a username function however I need to stop using domain level authentication on the form.
And from what I've discovered that only works with domain level authentication
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I originally built an InfoPath form with repeating tables for Employee Expenses, which works great, but this doesn't work on mobile. (We want to be able to use on mobile and take pictures of receipts). So I started over and I've built a Powerapp for employee expenses, and the data goes back to two SharePoint lists. One list is Expenses, which is the employee name, dates, status, etc. The other list is LineItems, which is each expense detail, which is then a Related Items web part on the default display form for the Expenses list.

I have searched everywhere for a solution that will allow me to have a field in the Parent list (Expenses) that will show a grand total of all of the related expense items (Line Items list). I need this to be a field to trigger an email (using Microsoft Flow) in the event the Expense total is more than $1,000.
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I have a personal MS Access 2010 database that contains a user table (approx 900 people)  that I populate by pulling user data from AD.  It also contains asset data (mainly IT equipment ~ 7500 assets +/-).
I would like to be able to provide users with a form that they can review the assets that are currently assigned to them, or located in their current office / workspace. (Standard office equipment such as dock, monitor, printer & scanners is assigned to the workspace & does not move with users, user usually has a laptop & cell phone assigned to them)

I would like to initiate the review, by an email or other trigger.  The user would view the assets and either confirm or correct the asset ID for each item.  Perhaps by scanning the items asset tag barcode or checking a checkbox on the form by each barcode.  Any user corrections would be accumuilated in a temp table so they could be validated and pushed to the source tables as updates.

I am not sure what the best method is: Infopath form, Outlook Form, etc.
I am looking for suggestions and an outline of the implementation steps.
Thanks for any suggestions.

Mike
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Hi All,

I am trying to add  Javascript or JQuery in my Infopath form. I am looking for a workaround without any custom code. How can we refer a javascript file to an Infopath form.

I want to extend the tool tip duration in my form and I tried doing with XML as a secondary data source but it doesn't read my script or css file.

Any suggestions would be appreciable. Hoping for a reply soon.
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We have a form set up with Sharepoint 2013 and InfoPath 2010.  We also have Oracle 12..
What is the best way to automatically get the information into an Oracle table on a periodic basis (nightly) or to have the ability of Oracle to link to it?

The catch is we are in a corporate environment and do not have access to the Sharepoint server, SHarepoint Designer or Internet Information Services.


Jerry
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How to configure Infopath on SP 2016. I used a guide for SP 2013 but it guides me to do the following:

To activate the SharePoint Server Enterprise Site Collection feature, go to Site Setting --> under Site Collection Administration, select Site Collection Feature --> Active SharePoint Server Enterprise Site Collection features  (DONE)
Then,
Make sure States Service is started.  Go to Central Administration --> click Application Management --> under Service Application section --> click Manage Service Application  and If you don’t see State Service in the list, go to Central Admin --> click Configuration Wizard --> click Launch the Farm Configuration Wizard--> click Start the Wizard --> Select State Service and click OK
But this SP has not such a thing as Central Administration.
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hi all,

I hope someone can help  / show me where to look.
We have a list (let's say a To-Do list for example), and when someone clicks "New" a form pops up and people enter details, hit save and it gets added to the log.
The person who made the form is away at the moment and we want to modify the form. I'm not sure if it was built on InfoPath, Excel (is that possible), etc.

My question is: how can I find where this form resides and edit it? We need to add some more fields but I've looked around the site (even doing a search for .xsn extensions) and googled away but no luck. I've looked in each document and list library but can't find it. There has to be a way? The drop downs in the form I can modify / add things as they're just in the list, but the form itself - I'm at a loss. I hope someone can point me in the right direction.

Thank you in advance.
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I have an InfoPath form implemented on a SharePoint List in SHarePoint Online. How do I print out the InfoPath form.
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We've been tasked with a project. The idea is to create some forms, ideally web based, where users can input data that is then stored in our sql server and the form sent on to someone else for approval. (In simple terms).

My idea is to use sql server, SharePoint and InfoPath. Does that seem like a viable solution and does anyone have any prior experience or good material they could share?
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Hello, I'm getting an error message from Sharepoint that states "Sorry, you don't have a license to use InfoPath Services".  We were under the impression that External users inherit the use rights of the SharePoint Online customer who is inviting them to collaborate.  Does anyone know why I would receive this message if the external user inherits rights?
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I had this question after viewing Extracting text from a lookup field in a SharePoint 2013 workflow.

My issue is that I have three lookups.  They are creating a cascading drop down.  The problem is, to make the Cascading Drop Down work, I have to add the ID of the first list.  So even though the Display on my form does show the Titles the value that is passed is an integer.  Any thoughts on how to capture the text values rather than the underlying ID values?  I am also using an InfoPath form for my form.

-- No responses so I will clarify for simplicity.  
  - Lookup 1 (ID and Title)
  - Lookup 2 (ID, Title, Title from Lookup 1)
  - Lookup 3 (ID, Title and Title from Lookup 2)

This works find for three drop downs on my form.  The issue is when the record is saved, the value (ID Integer) of each lookup is saved rather than the DisplayName.  I'm trying to capture the DisplayName so I can pass it to another list.  I know how to pass the field values, but again, I'm not looking for the ID value, I want to DisplayName value.  I have seen it done with standard forms in SharePoint Designer using Javascript, but I am using Infopath Custom forms. You will see from the image that where EIS Part is the selector.  The field I want to fill is EIS Part A.  Instead of getting the longer text in EIS Part to display in EIS Part A, it shows the ID which is 2. Snipaste_2018-02-13_12-24-41.png
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I am trying to have outside users be able to view, and fill out (edit) a form / list made in infopath, and submit / save to the site list columns.I am using Office 365 (SharePoint Online), and have an InfoPath browser enabled form made from an edited custom SharePoint list on our site. When users 'outside of the organization' try to use it, they receive an error message: "Sorry, you do not have a License to use InfoPath form services, Please contact your help desk" - this is even logging in with Enterprise 3 accounts that have a license included. It seems only users within the organization are able to view it, even though my understanding is browser enabled forms should allow other invited users to fill out and submit. I have activated the SharePoint Server Enterprise Site Collection feature, and believe the permissions are set correctly.

Thanks for your time.
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Hello!

When I am querying the soap service in infopath, I have a crash error. Can someone explain what is happening?

 System.Net.WebException: Unable to connect to the remote server ---> System.Net.Sockets.SocketException: A connection attempt failed because the connected party did not properly respond after a period of time, or established connection failed because connected host has failed to respond 10.1.10.70:8080     at System.Net.Sockets.Socket.DoConnect(EndPoint endPointSnapshot, SocketAddress socketAddress)     at System.Net.ServicePoint.ConnectSocketInternal(Boolean connectFailure, Socket s4, Socket s6, Socket& socket, IPAddress& address, ConnectSocketState state, IAsyncResult asyncResult, Exception& exception)     --- End of inner exception stack trace ---     at System.Net.HttpWebRequest.GetRequestStream(TransportContext& context)     at System.Net.HttpWebRequest.GetRequestStream()     at Micr...
...osoft.Office.InfoPath.Server.SolutionLifetime.WebServiceHelper.CreateSoapRequestSyncInternal(XmlDocument soapRequestXml, String soapRequestString, Uri serviceUrl, String soapActionOriginalString, Int64 timeOutMillisec, DataAdapterCredentials credentials)     at Microsoft.Office.InfoPath.Server.SolutionLifetime.WebServiceHelper.CreateSoapRequestSync(XmlDocument soapRequest, Uri serviceUrl, Uri soapAction, Int64 timeOutMillisec, DataAdapterCredentials credentials)     at …
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I have 3 custom lists and 1 custom form.
 - Country
 - Country , State
 - State, City

On the custom form I'm having trouble connecting the lists correctly.  I have three DDL fields on the custom form.  
Country - New data source from Country list (Value: Title, Display: Title, no filter)
State - New data source from from State list (Value: Tile, Display: Title, filter where Country DS - Title equals State DS Country)
City - New data source from City list (Value: Title, Display: Title, filter where State DS - Title equals City DS State)

What am I doing wrong here?  I get all three dd's with all the values.  They are not cascading based on the prior choice.
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In SharePoint How to I automate a workflow to save an InfoPath document into 2 separate document libraries on 2 separate child sites?
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Using InfoPath 2013 with SharePoint Office 360, I want to create an item in a SharePoint list just ahead of creating an item in the SharePoint list for the form being displayed.  I am trying to create a Web services submit connection in InfoPath to do this.  I am uncertain of the url to use in the connection. Here are a few details:

1.  Main data connection is for List 1 in site A.
2.  The form displayed is for data in List A.
3.  When the submit button is pressed, I want to create a new item in List B, then create the item in List A.
4,  When I attempt to set up a submit data connection, I am using https://<tenant>.sharepoint.com/<site>/_vti_bin/<service>.asmx?WSDL.  That works when <service> is lists or webs, but then I don't see add item or anything similar.  And even if it did, how would it know which list to add the item to?

I can't readily locate services for Web services, and am still puzzled by not using a list name.  Is this kind of item creation even possible in InfoPath 2013?  (converting to PowerApps but need something right away).
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InfoPath

Microsoft InfoPath is a software application for designing, distributing, filling and submitting electronic forms containing structured data. The product features a WYSIWYG form designer in which the various controls (e.g. textbox, radio button, checkbox) are bound to data, represented separately as a hierarchical tree view of folders and data fields. All the data stored in InfoPath forms are stored in an XML format. Secondary data sources can be built into the form or they can be accessed through an external data connection to SharePoint or a Web service.

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