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Microsoft on the Future of InfoPath

Everyone using InfoPath is concerned about finding an InfoPath replacement. To help with planning, we update this post with the all latest information we can find about the changing retirement status of InfoPath 2013. InfoPath status in a nutshell There will be no InfoPath 2016, but InfoPath 2013 is filling that role. SharePoint 2016 works…

Google for Work becomes G Suite

“G Suite” is the new name for Google for Work Google, as anticipated, unveiled new “G Suite” and “Google Cloud” branding for its business offerings today. Let’s take a look at what’s been posted on it on day one. Google Blog Posts The Google Cloud official blog today had several posts, excerpted below. Introducing Google…

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Better Business Forms for Google Drive and Sheets

Formotus Mobile Form Apps Now Work with Google Drive and Sheets We’re pleased to announce our new integration with Google Drive and Google Sheets. Enterprise-grade data collection forms are now available for any organization using Google online storage services and apps. Update: Two days after this announcement Google renamed Google for Work as ‘G Suite’.…

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Lowering the Bar for Rapid Mobile App Creation

Formotus Dramatically Simplifies Digital Business Transformation with New No-Code RMAD Offerings Enterprise mobility company Formotus announced today that custom mobile business apps are now within easy reach for more organizations than ever before, thanks to its new online creator for rapid mobile app design (RMAD) without coding. For the first time in its 10-year history,…

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New Online Creator Released

New Era in Mobile Business Apps We’re excited to announce the general availability of our new online creator, replacing InfoPath Designer as the recommended way to start new Formotus form projects. Rapidly creating custom business app experiences has never been easier. It’s here! Drag-and-drop controls at your fingertips All the most-wanted data collection features for…

Case Study: SharePoint Integration with Best-of-breed Tools

A Muhimbi Conversation with Nviron The following post is reproduced in full from the Muhimbi site by permission (see original) [dropcap1 variation=”blue”]”[/dropcap1]As you may have already read in our blog post, Converting Formotus mobile forms to PDF using the PDF converter for SharePoint, Formotus is one of the third party products Microsoft’s InfoPath team recommend…

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Offline-First: Key Ingredient for Mobile Business Apps

Offline is catching on Not long ago offline got little respect Just a couple years ago the idea that mobile business apps might need robust offline capabilities was not a widespread notion. As one blogger put it in a post titled “No connection? Big problem”: Development teams don’t get it … yet.  I’ve talked to…

Muhimbi converts Formotus forms to PDF on SharePoint

Formotus to PDF via Muhimbi Some Formotus customers submit their completed Formotus forms by email, others submit to SharePoint form libraries, and many of our customers do dual submits to both a data store and to email. If you submit your Formotus forms by email Formotus lets you attach them as PDF files right from…

InfoPath, PowerApps, and Formotus

Update: For a newer post about PowerApps replacing Infopath, see: PowerApps Limitations as an InfoPath Alternative InfoPath Alternatives: Extending the Matrix A popular new chart compares feature sets of seven InfoPath replacement possibilities. We suggest adding one more column. Maarten Visser recently posted a deck on SlideShare, InfoPath Alternatives and the Potential of PowerApps .The…