Issues that are fixed in InfoPath 2003 by Office 2003 Service Pack 2

Support for Office 2003 has ended

Microsoft ended support for Office 2003 on April 8, 2014. This change has affected your software updates and security options. Learn what this means for you and how to stay protected.

This article has been archived. It is offered "as is" and will no longer be updated.
Summary
Microsoft has released a service pack for Microsoft Office 2003 that contains fixes for Microsoft Office InfoPath 2003.
INTRODUCTION
Microsoft Office 2003 Service Pack 2 (SP2) provides the latest updates to Microsoft Office InfoPath 2003. Office 2003 SP2 contains security enhancements, stability improvements, and performance improvements. Some of the fixes that are included with Office 2003 SP2 have been previously released in Microsoft Office 2003 Service Pack 1 (SP1) or in separate updates. This service pack combines all the previously released fixes into one update.

For more information about Office 2003 SP2, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
887616 Description of Office 2003 Service Pack 2
More information

Downloadable list of issues that the service pack fixes

There is a Microsoft Excel workbook available that contains a list of the InfoPath 2003 issues that are fixed by Office 2003 SP2.

Note The workbook is in the English language. The workbook will not be translated into any other languages.

The following file is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
DownloadDownload the Office2003_SP2Changes.exe package now.Release Date: September 27, 2005

For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
119591 How to obtain Microsoft support files from online services
Microsoft scanned this file for viruses. Microsoft used the most current virus-detection software that was available on the date that the file was posted. The file is stored on security-enhanced servers that help prevent any unauthorized changes to the file.

List of issues that the service pack fixes

Issues that were previously documented in the Microsoft Knowledge Base

Office 2003 SP2 fixes the InfoPath 2003 issues that are described in the following hotfix packages:

886706 Description of the InfoPath 2003 post-Service Pack 1 hotfix package: September 30, 2004
890952 Description of the InfoPath 2003 post-Service Pack 1 hotfix package: December 17, 2004
895405 Description of the Microsoft Office InfoPath 2003 post-Service Pack 1 hotfix package: March 11, 2005

Issues that were not previously documented in the Microsoft Knowledge Base

Office 2003 SP2 fixes the following InfoPath 2003 issues that were not previously documented in the Microsoft Knowledge Base.

You receive the "InfoPath cannot create a new, blank form" error message when you try to open a redesigned form

If you change a designed (extracted) form in InfoPath 2003, all the conditional formatting is removed from the form.

When you try to open the redesigned form, the form does not open. Additionally, you receive the following error message:
InfoPath cannot create a new, blank form.
InfoPath cannot open the form. To fix this problem, contact the system administrator.
If you click Show Details, the following information appears:
Form template: file:path\manifest.xsf
InfoPath cannot open the following view: View 1
The following view file is not valid: view1.xsl
The .xsl file is not valid XSL.
Expression expected.


You receive the "InfoPath cannot open the following form" error message when you try to open a solution in design mode

You try to open a solution in design mode. This solution contains a group that is bound to a repeating group. In this situation, the solution does not open. Additionally, you receive the following error message:
InfoPath cannot open the following form: path\filename.xsn
Microsoft Office InfoPath cannot open the selected form.


Some database values are overwritten when you use a form to query a database

When you use a form to query a database, some database values may be overwritten in the query results.


InfoPath 2003 unexpectedly quits when you design a form that is connected to a Web service

When you try to design a new form that is connected to a Web service, the form is not created. Additionally, InfoPath 2003 unexpectedly quits without an error message.


You receive the "The form template is invalid" error message when you try to open a solution that contains a nested "List Box" control

You try to open a solution that contains a nested List Box control. If the nested List Box control is bound to a repeating field, the solution does not open. Additionally, you receive the following error message:
The form template is invalid.
If you click Show Details, the following information appears:
InfoPath cannot open the following view: View 1
The following view file is not valid: view1.xsl
The .xsl file is not valid XSL.
Expected token ')' found '['.


HTML information is not saved when you use the Export to Web feature

When you use the Export to Web feature to save the form as a Single File Web Page (MHTML), HTML information is missing in the file. Only the MHT header information is saved in the file.


Ink entry mode unexpectedly increases the CPU usage

When you use a form in ink entry mode, the CPU usage unexpectedly increases.


You receive the "InfoPath cannot run the specified query" error message when you run a query in a form

When you run a query in a form by using ActiveX Data Objects (ADO), the query does not run. Additionally, you receive the following error message:
InfoPath cannot run the specified query.
If you click Show Details, the following information appears:
The XML data returned from the data source does not match the XML Schema for this form. This discrepancy might be caused by the data source returning multiple rows when InfoPath expects only one.Attribute 'PID' is not allowed on element '{http://schemas.microsoft.com/office/infopath/2003/ado/dataFields}Ones', according to Schema.

Error signature details

You may receive an error message that is similar to the following when you use InfoPath 2003:
Microsoft Office InfoPath has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience. To see what data this error report contains, click here.
When you view the data in the error report, the report contains an error signature that is similar to one of the following error signatures:
Application NameApplication VersionModule NameModule VersionOffset
Infopath.exe11.0.5531.0Mshtml.dll6.0.3790.118001135fe
Infopath.exe11.0.5531.0Msvcrt.dll7.0.2600.110600033ec0
Infopath.exe11.0.6357.0Infopath.exe11.0.6357.00052aa79
Infopath.exe11.0.5531.0Oleaut32.dll3.50.5016.0000037c4
Infopath.exe11.0.6357.0Infopath.exe11.0.6357.000541b7e
Infopath.exe11.0.6357.0Infopath.exe11.0.6357.00050334f
Infopath.exe11.0.6357.0Mso.dll11.0.6360.000034032
Infopath.exe11.0.6357.0Mscorwks.dll1.1.4322.20320007214e
Infopath.exe11.0.5531.0Msvcrt.dll7.0.2600.110600033283
Infopath.exe11.0.6357.0Infopath.exe11.0.6357.0000eecbf
Infopath.exe11.0.6357.0Mshtml.dll6.0.2900.2523000643be
Infopath.exe11.0.6357.0Infopath.exe11.0.6357.00043c57f
Infopath.exe11.0.6357.0Infopath.exe11.0.6357.00039c502
Infopath.exe11.0.6357.0Infopath.exe11.0.6357.00045ffef
Infopath.exe11.0.6357.0Infopath.exe11.0.6357.0003a17fa
Infopath.exe11.0.5531.0Infopath.exe11.0.5531.0002a800c
Additionally, other program versions, module versions, and offsets are possible.
infopath2003 infopath2k3 inf2003 inf2k3
Note This is a "FAST PUBLISH" article created directly from within the Microsoft support organization. The information contained herein is provided as-is in response to emerging issues. As a result of the speed in making it available, the materials may include typographical errors and may be revised at any time without notice. See Terms of Use for other considerations.
Properties

Article ID: 906426 - Last Review: 01/16/2015 15:33:27 - Revision: 1.0

Microsoft Office InfoPath 2003

  • kbnosurvey kbarchive kbtshoot kbupdate kbfix KB906426
Feedback