Customize SharePoint list using InfoPath2010 form Part1
In this post I will show you how to customize SharePoint list using InfoPath,you can check the part2 here.
1. Navigate to the SharePoint list and click Customize Form icon.
2. This will open the form in InfoPath as below, each field in the content type will be shown on the left panel and form itself will be shown in the design surface.
3. After you finish modifying the form (add validation or change the layout), you then can publish the form to replace the existing form in the list. Just click the quick publishing icon on the top left corner.
4 After the form has published successfully, navigate to the SharePoint list and open on existing item you will see the new form in SharePoint list.
5. Also noticed the page that display the form has changed from NewForm.aspx.aspx to newifs.aspx and if you have look at the Form Web Parts options , you will you got 3 new forms ,aka Content Type Forms.