Nintex Workflow - Reverse Parsing Collections
Parsing collections is often used in Nintex Workflows. I showed it here in an old blog post - Iterate through Related Collections. But what came up recently, was reverse parsing collections.
That was an interesting challenge, since what I didn't ... read more
Monday, February 29, 2016 11:27:00 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 - Display Name of Created By
In Nintex Workflow, if you simply use the Created By or Modified By properties of a SharePoint List Item / Document, you will most likely get a domain\login format.
If this value is something you want to use in an email, notification, document... read more
Thursday, December 31, 2015 9:36:00 AM
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 - Why get a Demo
If you go to the Nintex web site today (October 2015), you'll find a nice orange button that says "Get a Demo".
Why would you want a demonstration rather than installing a trial of the software and just messing around with it? Well, the two... read more
Friday, October 2, 2015 8:53:00 AM
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 Forms - Business Days Validation
Today, I had a very cool question around doing some validation in a Nintex Form, around business days. In short, how do I prevent a user from submitting a form, if the date selected in the form, is less than 30 business days from... read more
Friday, May 22, 2015 9:42:00 AM