SharePoint Designer

Articles, tips & tricks, and guidance on how to use SharePoint Designer to create workflow solutions that make use of InfoPath forms.

5 SharePoint List demo solutions you might have missed

These 5 InfoPath demo videos demonstrate several solutions you can create for working with SharePoint lists and SharePoint list items, with and without writing code in InfoPath.

5 InfoPath questions about calculations, rules, and SharePoint lists

The following five questions about performing calculations in InfoPath, InfoPath rules, and SharePoint lists were recorded as search queries to BizSupportOnline and S.Y.M. Wong-A-Ton has taken the time to answer them.

InfoPath 2013: To upgrade or not to upgrade?

Learn whether you should upgrade to InfoPath 2013 if you are currently using InfoPath 2010 to create electronic forms.

6 Basic SharePoint 2010 components to master for InfoPath 2010 – free online resources included

This post contains links to free online resources you can use to start learning the basics of SharePoint 2010 in preparation for starting to work with InfoPath forms, form templates, and workflows in SharePoint 2010.

2 Ways SharePoint Designer 2010 integrates with InfoPath 2010

Learn what the relationship is between SharePoint Designer 2010 and InfoPath 2010 and how InfoPath forms integrate with SharePoint designer workflows.

Top 5 bestsellers among InfoPath and SharePoint books in 2010

Learn which InfoPath, SharePoint, and SharePoint Designer books were bought in 2010 and read by visitors of BizSupportOnline.NET, and discover 5 SharePoint 2010 books that contain some InfoPath 2010 information.

Top 10 questions about InfoPath attachments

A compilation of the 10 most popular queries about the InfoPath attachment control, including using InfoPath attachments with SharePoint document libraries, SharePoint lists, and SharePoint workflows.

Use a custom SharePoint Designer workflow activity to upload images from InfoPath to a SharePoint Picture Library

Learn how you can use an InfoPath browser form, file attachment controls in a repeating table, and a custom SharePoint Designer workflow activity to upload and store images in a SharePoint Picture Library.

Top 10 bestsellers among InfoPath and SharePoint books in 2009

Learn which InfoPath, SharePoint, and SharePoint Designer books were bought in 2009 and read by visitors to BizSupportOnline.NET.

Trick: Create InfoPath forms using a SharePoint Designer workflow

Learn how you can change the settings and default template on a SharePoint Form Library in such a way that it enables you to use a SharePoint Designer workflow to automatically create InfoPath forms in that SharePoint Form Library.

Use a custom SPD action to extract an attachment from an InfoPath form and add it to a SharePoint document library

Learn how you can create a custom SharePoint Designer activity that can be used as an action in a workflow that runs on InfoPath forms to extract an attachment from an InfoPath form and upload it as a file to a SharePoint document library.

Archive or move InfoPath forms in SharePoint

Learn how you can use a SharePoint content type and a SharePoint Designer workflow to move InfoPath forms in SharePoint from one library to the other as a way of archiving InfoPath forms in SharePoint.

Send email from SharePoint based on values in an InfoPath form

Learn how you can access InfoPath form fields from a SharePoint Designer workflow and use a condition in the workflow to take action based on the value of a field in the InfoPath form.

Retrieve an InfoPath field in a SharePoint workflow

Learn how you can retrieve a field's value from InfoPath in a SharePoint workflow (SharePoint Designer workflow or Visual Studio workflow) that runs on that InfoPath form in a SharePoint form library.

5 Ways to submit an InfoPath form to a SharePoint list

Learn which workarounds are available if you want to submit an InfoPath form to a SharePoint list.

InfoPath 2013 Cookbook: 121 Codeless Recipes for Beginners

InfoPath 2013 Cookbook 2: 121 Codeless Recipes for SharePoint 2013

InfoPath 2010 Cookbook: 101 Codeless Recipes for Beginners

InfoPath 2010 Cookbook 2: 101 Codeless Recipes for SharePoint 2010

InfoPath 2010 Cookbook 3: 101 Code Recipes for C# Developers

InfoPath 2010 Cookbook 4: 101 Code Recipes for VB Developers

InfoPath 2010 Cookbook 5: Integrating InfoPath with Excel and Excel Services