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InfoPath New Tool
Qdabra releases qRules v6.1!
Free qRules v6.1 trial is available.
CreateSharePointFolder: allows creating a folder in a SharePoint list or library.
ExportView: uses InfoPath's built-in functionality to render the current view as a file and save it to a local drive
InfoPath New Books
"Using Microsoft InfoPath 2010 with Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Step by Step" [Paperback, 2011] Authors: Darvish Shadravan, Laura Rogers
Introduction to InfoPath
Microsoft Office Support: Find content about InfoPath 2010 and 2013 MSDN: No-code solutions using SharePoint 2013 Composites
Qdabra Software weekly free webinar: registration, or watch recorded videos
Find useful resources for your InfoPath development needs here: InfoPath Dev Resources
Free download on InfoPath Templates by InfoPathDev also available.
SharePoint Designer 2010
Office Enterprise 2007 Trial Version
Visual Studio Express Edition
Visual Studio 2005 Tools for Office Second Edition
Visual Studio 2005 Tools Office Second Edition (Runtime)
.NET Framework 3.0
Visual Studio 2005 extensions for .NET Framework 3.0 (Windows Workflow Foundation) InfoPath 2003
Microsoft Visual Studio Express Edition
InfoPath 2003 Toolkit for Visual Studio .NET
InfoPath 2003 Software Development Kit (SDK)
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Archiving Infopath XML files
Hello, We have an old Sharepoint 2007 environment where we have an old Infopath form. It's not in use anymore, but there are hundreds of XML files (form submits) that we would need save as an archive to our new Sharepoint 2013 environment. How should we do that? I can copy the XML files and upload them to SP2013 document library. But if a user clicks...
Merge UDCX Files back into InfoPath
Hi, I experience some performance issue’s with UDCX files which are located on SharePoint Online. I’m using an InfoPath 2013 Filler Form. I wanted to use the UDCX files to smoothen the deployment. With every call it downloads the UDCX first and then the actual webservices. The performance was way better when the data connections where not converted...
Pascal van der Heiden
How I can use Infopath rules to get the browser language?
Hello guys, I would like to know how I can use the Infopath rules to get the language of the browser and on this basis i would to do further things. Many thanks in advance! Best regards Matthias
Approve 2 outcomes with 1 Approval Task (Nintex Workflow)
Hi, I am trying to have two (approve/reject) check boxes on one approval task. I have tried a flexi task with 2 approve and 2 reject boxes but it doesn't allow multiple selections. eg I can't select both approves or 1 approve and 1 reject. This particular approval request would be going to the same person, but they they need the option to approve...
Re: Migrate QdabraDBXL and QdabraUtility databases to another server
Hi Doreen, Thanks for contacting us. The simplest way to migrate 1-5 doctypes is to use the DBXL Migration tool to export from the old instance and then import to the new instance. Document types (form templates) that are published from DBXL should have the data connections fixed up automatically. If you are publishing the form templates separately...
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Recent Blog Posts
xPaths With Double Forward Slashes Can Prevent Browser Publishing
If you use InfoPath long enough, you will eventually run into a browser publishing error message something like this: " The form template has been published to the server but it can only be opened in InfoPath Filler ." Often the message will...
07-02-2014 03:23 PM
Filed under: xpath, forward, error, infopath, browser, slash, publish
Electronic Forms for Today's Web
What is Web 2.0? Back in the ‘90s we had Web 1.0 – static HTML pages and client-server solutions. That was twenty years ago. Nowadays, the Web is more dynamic. Electronic forms push and pull data to and from multiple sources, and they must look good on...
07-01-2014 06:37 PM
Updating the DBXL Administration Tool after installing Office 2013
After updating your Microsoft Office to an MS Office 2013 version, the DBXL Administration Tool is left outdated and becomes unusable. To cut the explanation short, p revious versions of DAT are not compatible with Office 2013. And here is a quick guide...
04-24-2014 12:37 PM
Don Stephen Lambatin
Filed under: DBXL
SPC348: Update on InfoPath and SharePoint Forms
This morning at the SharePoint Conference in Vegas, Microsoft gave a great presentation to a packed room of >1000 attendees. Here's a link where you can download the slide deck: http//www.infopathdev.com/files/folders/examples/entry96310.aspx For...
03-04-2014 11:37 PM
Microsoft announces InfoPath 2013 is the last version ... what to do!?
On Friday, Microsoft announced that InfoPath 2013 would be the last version: http://blogs.office.com/2014/01/31/update-on-infopath-and-sharepoint-forms/ Many InfoPath form designers, users and business process managers may be wondering what to do. Short...
02-02-2014 11:45 AM