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 - Updating an Excel Spreadsheet UDA
SharePoint 2013 (Enterprise edition) comes with Excel Services. One of the lesser known pieces of functionality, is the Excel Services web service. More information on it can be found here :... read more
Monday, March 10, 2014 8:59:00 AM
Nintex Workflow - List to CSV UDA
This weeks challenge I set myself, was to create a reusable way of converting a SharePoint list of items into a CSV format. I want to make it reusable, because this is something I've talked about with a bunch of people and everyone will have... read more
Thursday, January 30, 2014 7:18:00 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
What is XSL?
XSL stands for Extensible Stylesheet Language. It is used to transform an XML document into something else that is more user friendly. A most common practice is transform XML into HTML.
In a Nintex Workflow scenario, there are a... read more
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 3:45:00 PM
The Create Site action in Nintex Workflow is a great action and you can create a site based off a site template. The Site Template can be selected at design time. But there are certain situations where you don't know the template at design... read more
Monday, October 8, 2012 5:25:00 PM
When you have a large number of items in a list and you need to query them, sometimes querying the whole lot using the Query List action is not the best practice. Depending on the number of items, you could potentially get a timeout on the workflow... read more
Monday, October 8, 2012 4:51:00 PM
If you schedule a Nintex Workflow on the last day of the month and set it to run monthly, you'll find that on the following month, it will probably not run on the last day. That is because it currently adds 30 days to current date and that's the... read more
Thursday, August 30, 2012 11:12:00 AM
For those that haven't seen this, I wrote a post about a Smart Workflow. It was a workflow that utilized a State Machine and various states, to keep track of what it had done last. Then, if you happen to terminate the workflow and restart it, it... read more
Friday, June 8, 2012 7:25:00 AM
This scenario has come across my table a few times.
I want to know all the workflows that are currently in progress in my Site Collection. I may need to terminate them. Or I may need to terminate and restart them.
If you have Nintex Workflow... read more
Friday, March 2, 2012 10:03:00 PM