For those that haven't used SharePoint Document Sets before, here's a good introduction to it : Introduction to Document Sets
In Nintex Workflow, to query for documents in a document set, you use a Query List action.
I've found the easiest way... read more
Thursday, August 1, 2013 7:13:00 AM
Noone wants to get stuck with working late because Lumbergh finds that you didn't add a cover sheet to your TPS Report.
Well, in comes Nintex Forms to the rescue. You can have a form the Initech employees can fill in for their cover sheet.
Once... read more
Monday, July 15, 2013 10:40:00 AM
Nintex Workflow User Defined Actions have 3 icons that a user can see.
If you don't know what a User Defined Action is, take a look here: What is a User Defined Action
Normal Icon - 49x49 pixels
Warning Icon - 49x49... read more
Tuesday, July 9, 2013 8:27:00 AM
Reusablility is one of the key features of Nintex Workflow and what makes it stand out. When it comes to building workflows, the aim is to automate some business logic so that employees spend more time on more important business tasks. You may... read more
Monday, July 8, 2013 1:00:00 AM
It's always fun to work with html controls, jQuery and trying to do some calculations. If you have encountered a need to do some date calculations or maybe in the future you find this need, hopefully this post will make it a little easier.
The aim ... read more
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 9:08:00 AM
After many moons, I finally decided to sit down and automate some work that I regulary did manually. One of the steps required a url to be encoded so I could post it to another site.
There's no action in Nintex Workflow to encode a url this way,... read more
Saturday, June 1, 2013 4:46:00 PM
A new addition to the PowerShell script for Nintex Workflow that I've been working on, so that you can get a report of the total number of actions in a workflow and also how many times each type of action is used.
The usage is quite... read more
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 10:13:00 AM
Lame picture above ha? :)
Cookies are a common technology used when filling in forms online (and they have other uses). I found a common theme in some of the forms I was designing using Nintex Forms and I thought I'd utilize cookies to store some ... read more
Saturday, April 27, 2013 9:05:00 AM
Some of you may be using the "Set Workflow Status" action in Nintex Workflow, which allows you to create custom workflow statuses (statii?).
I just had a need to find out what status codes sharePoint thinks are available for my workflow, since... read more
Friday, April 26, 2013 11:24:00 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
Sunday, April 7, 2013 8:56:00 AM