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
Nintex Workflow - Get Attachment Urls UDA
It sounds like this might be difficult, but as it turns out, it's really not bad at all. What we are trying to do here, is get access to the urls of the documents that were attached to an Item or Task in SharePoint. In fact, building a Nintex... read more
Thursday, March 20, 2014 12:00:00 PM
Nintex Workflow - Updating an Excel Spreadsheet UDA
SharePoint 2013 (Enterprise edition) comes with Excel Services. One of the lesser known pieces of functionality, is the Excel Services web service. More information on it can be found here :... read more
Monday, March 10, 2014 8:59:00 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
Nintex Workflow - List to CSV UDA
This weeks challenge I set myself, was to create a reusable way of converting a SharePoint list of items into a CSV format. I want to make it reusable, because this is something I've talked about with a bunch of people and everyone will have... read more
Thursday, January 30, 2014 7:18:00 AM
Nintex Workflow - Exchange Out of Office UDA
A lot of this information is described in the video attached to this post, so I won't go through every single bit of it.
Since I've been discussing the Exchange Out of Office functionality recently, I thought I needed to implemend a Nintex... read more
Monday, December 23, 2013 1:18:00 PM
Nintex Workflow/Forms - Long Term Delegation
The beginning of a beautiful Site Administrators page :).
Over the years, I've been trying to get some reusable workflows or pages so that it makes it easier for me to do any type of administration work that I need to do.
Although there is a Long... read more
Thursday, October 10, 2013 10:00:00 AM