Published infopath form not updating
Users are now actively looking for alternative ways of creating forms in Share Point, so we'll list a few of our favorites in the following article.
But before we get to the good stuff, we should begin with the basics: Initially launched as part of Office 2003, Microsoft Info Path is a software that allows users to create complex electronic forms containing validation rules, actions, workflows and more.
Over time, however, some of the tool’s limitations came to the surface; the most prominent of which being its XML foundations.
This leads to users experiencing certain issues when forms are published in Share Point, such as HTML rendering issues.
a solution that aligns with Share Point Online, Office 365, Windows Phones, and Windows 10.
Aside from that, however, there’s not really a lot for us to go on in terms of a successor.
To continue using the existing form, you must first update it using Info Path.
has been customized using Info Path and may no longer be compatible with this workflow due to field changes.
If you did make customizations to the form, first try to open the form in Info Path and republish the form to see if that fixes the issue.
You want the default Add/Edit/Display forma of a Share Point list to be customized using Infopath.
So, to tide you over (hopefully not until 2023), here is the list we've compiled of some of the best Info Path alternatives available for Share Point.
The need for forms in Share Point sure remains, and it's safe to say that Microsoft's decision to pull the plug on Info Path is an enlightened one.