Nintex Workflow - Calculate Half the Size of a Collection UDA
Calculating the size of a Nintex Workflow collection variable is not hard to do. There is a Collection Operation action and it can be configured to do a Count on a collection variable and store the result in a Number variable. To get half of that... read more
Thursday, April 17, 2014 10:43:00 AM
Nintex Workflow - Workflows on Surveys
Some of you may have noticed that SharePoint doesn't give you the option to start workflows on Surveys.
The workaround is to have a scheduled workflow that periodically checks for new survey responses. Designing that into a Nintex Workflow is... read more
Monday, February 24, 2014 7:43:00 AM
There are probably numerous ways of getting a list of Site Admins.
I found one way would be to call the SiteData.asmx web service, provided in SharePoint. More specifically, the GetSite web method. When looking at calling a web method in a web... read more
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 2:50:00 PM
It seems that getting information out of a CSV file and into SharePoint is a common request. I'm sure there a number of ways to get this done, but this post will be about how to parse CSV files using Nintex Workflow.
We first start off with a... read more
Thursday, December 6, 2012 2:04:00 PM
In contrast to the Nintex Workflow Request Data action, which only supports getting data from a single user, the Assign a ToDo Task can assign tasks to many users. Often, you may have a single Assign a ToDo Task action, assigning tasks to several... read more
Tuesday, October 9, 2012 9:30:00 PM
When you have a large number of items in a list and you need to query them, sometimes querying the whole lot using the Query List action is not the best practice. Depending on the number of items, you could potentially get a timeout on the workflow... read more
Monday, October 8, 2012 4:51:00 PM
With the abilty to query multiple values from an XML document or a SharePoint List using Nintex Workflow actions, a number of people have come to me and asked for a nice way to iterate through each collection and get corresponding values from each... read more
Tuesday, June 5, 2012 12:53:00 AM
Nintex Workflow - Regular Expression - Extract text from between two text strings
Download the Workflow : Click here to download
Note: This workflow was built in Nintex Workflow 126.96.36.199. If you are running an earlier build, it may not import.
After using the Nintex Workflow Query LDAP action to... read more
Saturday, May 12, 2012 9:22:00 AM
If anyone has tried to log a big message to the Workflow History, you'll find that the some of it is truncated. This is because the message is stored in a Single Line of Text field in SharePoint. This field type has a limit to how much it can... read more
Thursday, March 15, 2012 9:39:00 PM
This scenario has come across my table a few times.
I want to know all the workflows that are currently in progress in my Site Collection. I may need to terminate them. Or I may need to terminate and restart them.
If you have Nintex Workflow... read more
Friday, March 2, 2012 10:03:00 PM