Sunday, April 07, 2013 8:56:00 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
Saturday, April 06, 2013 12:23:00 AM
The question of Empty Date fields in SharePoint and how to use them in Nintex Workflow seems to come up often. It's something I probably should have posted about before, but it kept slipping my mind.
Today, I got asked by a user if i could write... read more
Wednesday, April 03, 2013 2:32:00 PM
Nintex Workflow comes with a Create Site Collection action. In most scenarios, that would be sufficient. But there are occassions where you need to it be a little more dynamic.
In the current action, the Template property of this action is a drop ... read more
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 10:50:00 PM
Starting a workflow via PowerShell can be a useful function and can speed up a lot of work. I've created a couple of scripts to help out.
The first one is a script to start a SharePoint workflow, using the SharePoint object model.
The... read more
Friday, December 14, 2012 10:48:00 PM
An interesting topic of conversation came up the other day, which was using Nintex Workflow in a Database creation request list in SharePoint.
The idea was to have a list in SharePoint where a user would create an item by filling in some form. It... read more
Thursday, December 06, 2012 2:04:00 PM
It seems that getting information out of a CSV file and into SharePoint is a common request. I'm sure there a number of ways to get this done, but this post will be about how to parse CSV files using Nintex Workflow.
We first start off with a... read more
Friday, November 16, 2012 12:52:00 PM
When a Nintex workflow runs in SharePoint, it can have one of a number of states.
Below is a list of the out-of-the-box SharePoint workflow states.
StatusInternal Status IDDescription
The workflow has not... read more
Thursday, May 10, 2012 2:11:00 PM
DO NOT run this on a production system unless absolutely necessary. It iterates through all sites, lists, items and workflows. I have not tested this for performance and system impact.
There have been some requests on how to cancel all... read more
Thursday, May 03, 2012 11:47:00 PM
Continuing on from my previous posts "PowerShell Basics 101 and 102", now I want to try querying a SQL database from PowerShell.
Start of the Story
Querying a database is something I do quite regularly. Whether it's for work at Nintex or other... read more
Thursday, May 03, 2012 11:06:00 PM
After learning the basics in the first post - PowerShell Basics 101 , the aim is to use this new found knowledge to do some interesting things with SharePoint.
Connecting to a SharePoint Site
If you open the SharePoint 2010 Management Console, all ... read more