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Last night someone said that you could not use a SP Designer Workflow with Infopath. I guess it’s one of those things that not everyone has worked with. I take it for granted, because I have been using SPD workflows and Infopath. For all of you who never actually have used Infopath. You can publish an Infopath Form and elevate certain fields in the form to a SharePoint Form Library. Before you want to add these columns to the library you want to add them to the Form Options Section (Tools Menu –> ...
If you have created InfoPath forms for simple CRUD operations with SQL Server, have you ever wondered how to refresh the secondary data source which refresh on Submit? InfoPath form provides an action called “Refresh”, but for that you need to use an extra button in the form. The user has to click the Refresh button every time whenever they submit the form, which is not that intuitive, right?! So, what is the alternative? How do you refresh the secondary data source, which loads the latest values ...
Problem: Recently, when I was trying to run an InfoPath form (.xsn file) as different user from a client vista machine, which doesn't have the SQL server database access which the InfoPath form needs. The problem is more specific to InfoPath (as it allows only two types of authentication to SQL Server through InfoPath (NT and SQL User).So when you design InfoPath form to use NT access which is not a SQL User, it must run InfoPath natively as the NT user who have access rights on SQL User. But if ...
This MSDN Mag article by Scott Roberts and Hagen Green has a very comprehensive rundown, and mini tutorial of InfoPath 2007. http://msdn.microsoft.com/m... Topics discussed are InfoPath Forms Services, Hosting InfoPath in a managed/unmanaged application, Document Information Panels and much more. Technorati : 2007, infopath, sharepoint Cross-posted from tariqayad.com ...