The Nintex Workflow Update XML action, as I mentioned in the first Update XML Action article, can be used to update not only simple XML, but also InfoPath forms that users have filled in.
Whether it is simple XML or an InfoPath form, you still... read more
Sunday, February 5, 2012 10:33:00 PM
Verbose Logging is a feature that is fairly new and is slowly being picked up by the masses. Where as before, workflow designers would use the Log in the History List action to log all the information they wanted to see for debugging, now they can... read more
Sunday, February 5, 2012 10:25:00 PM
How would you go about automating copying all folders and their files from one Document Library to another using Nintex Workflow? SharePoint exposes 2 web services that help us here. The Lists and Copy web services. The Lists web service lets us... read more
Sunday, February 5, 2012 10:12:00 PM
An interesting topic arose on Nintex Connect, regarding having the same workflow on a number of lists and libraries, and how one would go about updating all of them. This is especially important, given that in the SharePoint 2007, you can't create a ... read more
Sunday, February 5, 2012 9:51:00 PM
Web Services are quite handy, but some of the data that gets returned can look like giberrish. This is especially true when you are dealing with XML that gets returned.
A scenario I came across recently, was getting a list of SharePoint users... read more
Sunday, February 5, 2012 2:37:00 PM
I'm sure a lot of you have wanted to have a workflow run when someone decides to delete an item out of a List. Ok, maybe not a lot of you, but some. Ok, atleast a couple, because I've seen the questions on Nintex Connect.
So the only way to do... read more
Sunday, February 5, 2012 2:26:00 PM
Nintex Workflow - Math Inline Functions
The Inline Function functionality has really opened up Nintex Workflow design. You can use any of the out-of-the-box inline functions (look up the Nintex Workflow help - get it at http://connect.nintex.com). But the really exciting thing is that... read more
Sunday, February 5, 2012 2:12:00 PM
Recently, I saw a Nintex Workflow user comment on a Nintex Connect - How many black balloons ? forum, about how their company has an initiative, that every must turn their computers off at night. Less electricity, means less greenhouse gases, means... read more
Sunday, February 5, 2012 2:01:00 PM
There are a number of places on MSDN, where the values you pass to a SharePoint web service are shown in hexadecimal form. This is all good if you are developing in one of the .Net languages as developers would know what that means. But when you are ... read more
Sunday, February 5, 2012 1:55:00 PM
In my previous blog article - Nintex Reporting - Creating your Dashboard , I talked about creating a new Nintex Reporting dashboard that focused on Activity reports. In this article, I'll talk about creating a Nintex Workflow so that we can get... read more
Sunday, February 5, 2012 1:43:00 PM