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
The question of Empty Date fields in SharePoint and how to use them in Nintex Workflow seems to come up often. It's something I probably should have posted about before, but it kept slipping my mind.
Today, I got asked by a user if i could write... read more
Saturday, April 6, 2013 12:23:00 AM
Nintex Workflow comes with a Create Site Collection action. In most scenarios, that would be sufficient. But there are occassions where you need to it be a little more dynamic.
In the current action, the Template property of this action is a drop ... read more
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 2:32:00 PM
Starting a workflow via PowerShell can be a useful function and can speed up a lot of work. I've created a couple of scripts to help out.
The first one is a script to start a SharePoint workflow, using the SharePoint object model.
The... read more
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 10:50:00 PM
Finding the position of a piece of text in another piece of text is something I've had a need to do for a while now. It looks like someone else has had that requirement.
So I put together a very simple Inline Function.
This inline... read more
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 11:29:00 AM
Today, Nintex released Nintex Forms 2013. The product, to support form design in SharePoint 2013.
You can find more information here: Nintex Forms
Whether you've used Nintex Forms 2010 or this is your first time seeing Nintex Forms, I... read more
Monday, February 25, 2013 12:23:00 PM
Here are some commonly requested Nintex related PowerShell commands.
Find all the Nintex features, their Guids and Scope, order by Scope.
Get-SPFeature | where$_.DisplayName -like "Nintex*" | sort -Property Scope
Find all the Nintex... read more
Thursday, February 21, 2013 3:14:00 PM
Over the years, I've come across the issue of the missing workflow status column a number of time and I really had no idea why that happened. On one list, a workflow would run and the column would get created and updated, while on another list, the ... read more
Thursday, February 21, 2013 9:40:00 AM