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Best way to Deploy InfoPath form with connection information and managed code

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 01, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
 
Hi, Whats the best way to deploy an InfoPath form with connection information and managed code. Is there way I can create a deployment package for this? Thanks in advance, San


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