Nintex Workflow - Get Date with No Time UDA
A Brazilian friend of mine reached out to me, where she had a DateTime field on a list that was configured to only be a Date. But when trying to compare the current date in the workflow to the value in the field, it would never match. That makes... read more
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 8:56:00 PM
Nintex Workflow - Wunderlist UDAs
Thanks to my wife for putting me on the Wunderlist train. Not sure where I've been hiding, that I've never seen this before. It's been pretty awesome to use and it allows my wife and I to have a centralized list or lists, where we can both add, edit ... read more
Thursday, July 28, 2016 3:32:00 PM
Nintex Workflow - Get Recurring Events UDA
This comes up fairly regularly, so it was a good time to post about this. Especially after an exciting and inspiring Nintex InspireX User Conference.
I'm talking about the ability for a workflow to query a SharePoint calendar, and get recurring... read more
Monday, February 29, 2016 5:12:00 PM
Nintex Workflow - Replacing in a Collection UDA
I'm going to do a quick post today, since it's time to head home from the awesome Nintex InspireX event in Las Vegas.
I had the question of replacing some text in all the values in a Collection.
Imagine having a collection with values... read more
Thursday, February 25, 2016 12:26:00 PM
Nintex Workflow - Get File Extension UDA
Although figuring out the file type can be as simple as checking the content type, sometimes that doesn't give us the data we need. In this case, any document can be uploaded to a document library in SharePoint and I have a need to figure out the... read more
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 11:05:00 PM
Nintex Workflow - Talking to Esri ArcGIS UDAs
Looking at talking to a Geographic Information System from an automated business process? Well, Nintex Workflow will let you talk to most any system that has a web API. A great example of that, is Esri ArcGIS.
As long as you have applied for... read more
Wednesday, December 30, 2015 2:01:00 PM
Nintex Workflow - Insightly UDAs
Recently, I was asked whether Nintex Workflow can talk to Insightly. Insightly is Googles CRM product. So as it's the end of the year (2015) and I want to hit 50 User Defined Actions on this site, I decided to try to talk to Insightly. I created the ... read more
Wednesday, December 23, 2015 12:17:00 PM
Nintex Workflow - Copy to SharePoint UDA
You'll see in the video below, that I've found the Copy to SharePoint action very powerful, but the down side, is that it only runs on the current item the workflow is running on. If it's a document, it will copy the document to another document... read more
Wednesday, December 16, 2015 10:29:00 AM
Nintex Workflow - Store and Retrieve Data UDA
Lately, I've had conversation with a number of people around getting running workflows to communicate to each other. Send data back and forth. Send some information from one workflow to another, to get it to do some work.
You can do this with the ... read more
Monday, November 30, 2015 11:01:00 AM
Nintex Workflow - Connecting to Smartsheet UDA
Between June 1st-3rd 2015, DocuSign is running their Momentum conference in London. One of my colleagues, Sean Fiene (a fellow Technical Evangelist) got to attend the San Francisco version of that conference a few months ago. This time around,... read more
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 10:00:00 AM