Tuesday, February 28, 2012 8:39:00 AM
When using the Assign a Flexi Task action, one of the "behavior" options is "All must agree on a specific outcome".
A good scenario here, is if you have a Project Proposal, and everyone who is assigned the task must approve the proposal. If... read more
Monday, February 06, 2012 8:13:00 PM
I had a proof of concept recently that required me to look into starting workflows from SQL Server. It's an interesting idea which I'd never played around with before. I've done development inside SQL, and have created plenty of Stored Procedures,... read more
Monday, February 06, 2012 7:54:00 PM
SharePoint generally won't let you run 2 instances of the same workflow on the same item.
I know that Vadim, why are you telling me something that we all know???
Did you know that if you are running an instance of "WorkflowA" on an item, and... read more
Monday, February 06, 2012 7:39:00 PM
I've noticed that in the past couple of years, I'm doing more with SharePoint web service calls from Nintex Workflow. The problem is (it's not really a problem), is that most users are a little afraid of web services. They don't really know what... read more
Monday, February 06, 2012 7:26:00 PM
As with any design or development products, inevitably the longer you spend on them, the more you learn how to use the features. This also means that your solutions will become more elaborate. In the case of Nintex Workflow, does this mean that you... read more
Monday, February 06, 2012 7:19:00 PM
The out of the box start form for starting a Nintex Workflow looks something like this.
I've seen a few requests for people who want their form to look a little different. So I thought it was well worth the time to look into developing a... read more
Monday, February 06, 2012 7:12:00 PM
I have list of Employee/Manager pairs. If you see the screenshot of the list below, you can see that there are 4 employees, and you can see that there is a chain, going from : Vadim Tabakman -> Fred Smith -> John Wayne -> Mary Roberts -> ... read more
Monday, February 06, 2012 7:03:00 PM
The Nintex Workflow State Machine is a very useful piece of functionality. Not only is it a great enhancement to workflow design, it also improves maintenance of a workflow in the future.
Your workflow logic may require you to jump between... read more
Sunday, February 05, 2012 10:54:00 PM
A situation recently arose, where someone wanted to schedule a Nintex Workflow on the 3rd Monday of every month. Out-of-the-box, there really isn't a way to do this, because the user interface for configuring the schedule of a workflow only allows... read more
Sunday, February 05, 2012 10:48:00 PM
Database Connection Strings
Web service URLs
When moving Nintex Workflow workflows from one environment, such as QA or Development, to another environment such as Production, the above things most... read more