Nintex Workflow - Order and Order Items Relationship
The idea behind this process, is that we want to have an order Nintex form that has a repeating section with order items in it. Those order items, we want to appear in another list. An Order Items list. There are a few caveats here. We want to... read more
Friday, November 3, 2017 9:34:00 AM
Nintex Workflow - Update Multiple Lines of Text
Over a year ago, I had a need to have a workflow update/append text to a Multiple Lines of Text field. I figured out one way to do it, based on having a MLoT field that was set to Enhanced rich text. Then I completely forgot to blog about it. This... read more
Saturday, October 15, 2016 10:23:00 AM
Nintex Workflow - Reverse Parsing Collections
Parsing collections is often used in Nintex Workflows. I showed it here in an old blog post - Iterate through Related Collections. But what came up recently, was reverse parsing collections.
That was an interesting challenge, since what I didn't ... read more
Monday, February 29, 2016 11:27:00 PM
Nintex Workflow - Get Recurring Events UDA
This comes up fairly regularly, so it was a good time to post about this. Especially after an exciting and inspiring Nintex InspireX User Conference.
I'm talking about the ability for a workflow to query a SharePoint calendar, and get recurring... read more
Monday, February 29, 2016 5:12:00 PM
Nintex Workflow - RSS Parsing
RSS or Rich Site Summary has been around for many years now. It's still used now as a way to summarize and distribute new updates to sites, and present news.
Since RSS is a simple XML format, parsing that data isn't really that hard. It can be... read more
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 8:00:00 AM
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
Thanks to the user on Nintex Connect named "Dierk", it's quite simple to create a text file in a document library using Nintex Workflow.
The great thing is, you don't just have to create a flat text file, you can also create other files that are... read more
Tuesday, August 7, 2012 7:46:00 AM
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
I have list of Employee/Manager pairs. If you see the screenshot of the list below, you can see that there are 4 employees, and you can see that there is a chain, going from : Vadim Tabakman -> Fred Smith -> John Wayne -> Mary Roberts -> ... read more
Monday, February 6, 2012 7:12:00 PM