Publishing an InfoPath Form Template
To make a form template available for use by a group of users, you need to publish the form template. In InfoPath 2003, publishing a form template is supported by the Publishing Wizard. Three options are offered: publishing to a shared folder, to a SharePoint site, and to a Web server. Some or all of these options may be relevant to your needs.
Publishing to a Shared Folder
One option is to publish to a shared folder. To publish the ADO_CON sample form template (which is part of the InfoPath SDK) to a shared folder, follow these steps:
Open the form template in design mode.
Select Publish on the File menu. The first screen of the Publishing Wizard opens (see Figure 9.5).
Figure 9.5. The first screen ...