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Search data from sharepoint list and populate repeating table (Seach text should be entre in first f

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 29, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

Hi All,

I am newbie to infopath.

I have assignment to search data from sharepoint list and display it to repeating table. Below is the case in detail.

i. User enter search text in first textbox of repeating table.

ii. After text enter you will Enter or click tab button.

iii. As user press Tab /Enter, the other textboxes of repeating table will populate with data automatically.

iv. If searched data rows are more then one, then dynamically add new row's in repeating table and  show searched data.

I am working at offical assignment and it's deadline is very tough. i had made extensive search at google and msdn forum but unable to accomplish. I would appreciate and thanks is some provide me solution in form to a small infopath application and code snippet.




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