Nintex Workflow - Current Time with Seconds UDA
There is a common property in Nintex Workflow called Current Time. This is actually something inherited from SharePoint. There are also two other item properties to do with time, Created and Modified. All of these properties only give you the hours... read more
Friday, May 30, 2014 7:53:00 AM
Nintex Forms - Save or Submit
In Nintex Forms, you can have a "Save" button and also a "Save and Submit" button Have you ever wondered what the difference is? Well, this post should shed some light on this.
Firstly, the main difference is really visible when it comes... read more
Thursday, May 22, 2014 10:35:00 AM
Nintex Workflow - NW2013 188.8.131.52 and NW2010 184.108.40.206 Release
Nintex Workflow 220.127.116.11 and 18.104.22.168 (English edition) was released in early May 2014. The video below talks about some of the new features that are now available.
What is not shown in the video, is that there is support now for SharePoint Server... read more
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 9:47:00 AM
Nintex Workflow - Restarting on Modified
Recently and quite often in the past few months, I've seen the request where a Nintex Workflow starts when an item is created. As it is running, the item is modified and there is a requirement that a new instance of the workflow... read more
Friday, May 16, 2014 8:20:00 AM
Nintex - Travel Request Scenario
I wanted to take a stab at a different type of post today. Most of my posts are around how to solve specific problems or how to achieve a particular piece of workflow logic in a reusable fashion. Todays post actually takes a number of my previous... read more
Thursday, April 17, 2014 2:49:00 PM
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 - Moving a User to Another Organizational Unit
For a while, I didn't think there was an easy way to move an Active Directory user to a different Organizational Unit (OU) using Nintex Workflow. I thought that I'd need to write some code, maybe a web service or a custom action.
Well, it turns out ... read more
Friday, April 11, 2014 7:45:00 AM
Nintex Workflow - Action Set - Part 2 Impersonation
Part 1 of this series was about using Action Sets in Nintex Workflow, and it focused on making your workflows look nicer, so that it's easier to navigate the workflow and also how you can put actions into an Action Set and then save them as Snippet... read more
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 8:17:00 AM
Nintex Workflow - Developing a Custom Inline Function
In my eyes, I generally don't like to develop something if there's already software that does it. Why reinvent the wheel? But one thing that I find is a must in the software I look at, is that it can be extended through code.
Nintex Workflow can be ... read more
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 10:56:00 AM
Nintex Workflow - Approval based on User Status
Assigning tasks to users, sending out reminders, having escalation of tasks via delegation, these are all great concepts and available in Nintex Workflow out of the box.
Although waiting on users to respond is one way of building your workflow... read more
Monday, March 31, 2014 2:34:00 PM