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You cannot view an InfoPath 2007 UDC file in a data connection library

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Consider the following scenario. You create a Microsoft Office InfoPath 2007 form template. The form template uses connection settings that are stored in a Universal Data Connection (UDC) file. You upload a data connection file to a data connection library. The data connection library is hosted on a computer that is running Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services with Microsoft Office Forms Server 2007. The URL that you upload the file to resembles the following:
If you visit the data connection library with a Web browser, the file that you just uploaded is not displayed. For example, the file is not displayed if you visit the following URL:

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To view the file, you must type the full URL address to the file. For example, you must type the following to view the file:
Note server is the name of the SharePoint Services server where you published the file.

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Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

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Keywords: KB922084, kbprb, kbexpertisebeginner, kbforms, kbtshoot

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Article Info
Article ID : 922084
Revision : 5
Created on : 2/7/2007
Published on : 2/7/2007
Exists online : False
Views : 261