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 - 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
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 184.108.40.206. 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
When using the Assign a Flexi Task action, one of the "behavior" options is "All must agree on a specific outcome".
A good scenario here, is if you have a Project Proposal, and everyone who is assigned the task must approve the proposal. If... read more
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 8:39:00 AM