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Not able to see Infopath design in infopath 2007 Form Template

Posted By:      Posted Date: April 10, 2011    Points: 0   Category :C#

Hi All,

           I have created template part using infopath 2007 and i  have added as custom control in form template to reuse using in built options in form template,if i add to another infopath form as a control,i can see only data sources  NOT the design of the form(No controls,it's showing blank form).I checked in design checker it's showing zero errors and checked in logic inspector,can see all the rules in template part what i have written except design of the form.This error is strange to me.

Please provide me if you have any solution or idea




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