Nintex Workflow - Archiving a List Item with Workflow History
When you copy an item in SharePoint to another list, you lose the workflow history. The main reason, is that the workflows that ran on the original item, don't exist in the destination list. Workflow history is linked to a specific workflow... read more
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 1:21:00 PM
Nintex Workflow/Forms - Shared Transportation Workflow
I really enjoy building out processes that not many people think of doing, even manually, but having an automated process can really save a company money. This process came from the fact that many companies are sending a lot of employees to the... read more
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 3:05:00 PM
Nintex Workflow - What Changed UDA
This has been a blog post that has been in the making for quite some time. I just haven't had the time to do everything I wanted with it and actually sit down and write about it. Even now, I'm swamped, so the text in this post will be limited. I do... read more
Thursday, January 8, 2015 12:38:00 PM
Nintex Workflow for Office 365 - Logging Large Text
I've talked about the Log in the History List action when using Nintex Workflow on-premise and how to extend it by building a User Defined Action so that you can log a lot more than what the action allows.
This post is about doing something similar ... read more
Thursday, August 21, 2014 12:20:00 PM
Nintex Workflow for Office 365 - Data From Another List
In SharePoint, storing data in a multitude of lists is common practice. Getting at that data from a workflow process is always important. There are a number of ways you can do this with Nintex Workflow for Office 365. The one I focused on here is... read more
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 12:49:00 PM
Nintex Workflow - Get Attachment Urls UDA
It sounds like this might be difficult, but as it turns out, it's really not bad at all. What we are trying to do here, is get access to the urls of the documents that were attached to an Item or Task in SharePoint. In fact, building a Nintex... read more
Thursday, March 20, 2014 12:00:00 PM
Nintex Workflow - Workflows on Surveys
Some of you may have noticed that SharePoint doesn't give you the option to start workflows on Surveys.
The workaround is to have a scheduled workflow that periodically checks for new survey responses. Designing that into a Nintex Workflow is... read more
Monday, February 24, 2014 7:43:00 AM
Nintex Workflow/Forms - Long Term Delegation
The beginning of a beautiful Site Administrators page :).
Over the years, I've been trying to get some reusable workflows or pages so that it makes it easier for me to do any type of administration work that I need to do.
Although there is a Long... read more
Thursday, October 10, 2013 10:00:00 AM
Nintex Workflow - RSS Parsing
RSS or Rich Site Summary has been around for many years now. It's still used now as a way to summarize and distribute new updates to sites, and present news.
Since RSS is a simple XML format, parsing that data isn't really that hard. It can be... read more
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 8:00:00 AM
In the past, I've been asked for the best way to have an approval form where some more information will be required from the approver.
Rather than InfoPath (which I've generally had headaches with) or developing a custom form in C# to... read more
Sunday, April 7, 2013 8:56:00 AM