We have a form library with an InfoPath form published as a content type. We doing away with InfoPath and SPD all together and rebuilding with Nintex forms and Workflows. We have a requirement to keep the existing data from the form library, but we need to convert to a SharePoint list so we can use Nintex Forms.
Any tricks out there or experience converting a SharePoint form library (InfoPath form) with existing data into a SharePoint list so we can use a Nintex form?
Any advice much appreciated!
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Hi Reed Carr,
If you were able to resolve your query then please post the same to help others on the community.
*You can create another list with same columns, customize the form in the way you want and then migrate the date to the list from the form library.
We ended up doing as you suggest and manually moving data from the form library to a new custom list. This didn't retain the version and created/modified information as we had hoped, but it DID get the job done in the end. I know Nintex is not intended to be a direct replacement for InfoPath, but certainly a lot of users would likely appreciate a tool or method to import form library data into a list for use with Nintex forms. Thanks!