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submitAction Element (submit Element)

Office 2003

Specifies the data adapter used to submit the form.



Parent Elements

Element Description
submit Contains information about the submission functionality of a form.

Child Elements



Attribute Type Required Description Possible Values
adapter xsf:xdTitle Yes The name of the data adapter used for submitting the form.

minLength = 1

maxLength = 255

pattern = ([^\p{Z}\p{Cc}\p{Cf}\p{Cn}])(([^\p{Zl}\p{Zp}\p{Cc}])*([^\p{Z}\p{Cc}\p{Cf}\p{Cn}]))?


    <xsd:element name="submitAction" minOccurs="0" >
    <xsd:attribute name="adapter" type="xsf:xdTitle" use="required"></xsd:attribute>
  <xsd:keyref name="submitAdapter_name_keyref" refer="xsf:adapter_name_key">
    <xsd:selector xpath="." />
    <xsd:field xpath="@adapter" />


Note  This item is not supported when the Disable Service Pack features option on the Advanced tab of the Options dialog box in InfoPath is selected or when Microsoft Office 2003 Editions Service Pack 1 or later is not installed. Any form defined by a form definition file (.xsf) that includes this item cannot be opened in InfoPath when service pack features are disabled or unavailable.


The following is an example of the submitAction element:

    <xsf:submit caption="Su&bmit" disableMenuItem="no" onAfterSubmit="keepOpen" showStatusDialog="yes">
 <xsf:submitAction adapter="dav"/>

 <xsf:davAdapter name="dav" folderUrl="http://some_server/some_doc_lib" getFileNameFromData="/my:myFields/my:field1" overwriteAllowed="no"></xsf:davAdapter>

Parent Objects | submit Element