Nintex Forms - Simple Electronic Signature
Let me start with, Electronic Signatures and Digital Signatures are completely different beasts. Digital Signatures can be complex, secure, validatable (is that word? :) ) and if you are using Nintex Workflow, you can find one way of using digital... read more
Friday, September 6, 2013 9:25:00 AM
Nintex Forms - Simple Branding
When clicking on the Nintex Forms button on a SharePont List or Library, you will inevitably getting the following type of form :
If you're happy with that, that's great. Or, if you work for a company called... read more
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 8:56:00 AM
I hit a weird issue today, when I logged into a SharePoint 2013 environment with credentials that weren't allowed to use it.
The result was an error page and in the url, I could see an AccessDenied.aspx. The thing is, it didn't allow me to try... read more
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 12:45:00 PM
In the past, I've been asked for the best way to have an approval form where some more information will be required from the approver.
Rather than InfoPath (which I've generally had headaches with) or developing a custom form in C# to... read more
Sunday, April 7, 2013 8:56:00 AM
The question of Empty Date fields in SharePoint and how to use them in Nintex Workflow seems to come up often. It's something I probably should have posted about before, but it kept slipping my mind.
Today, I got asked by a user if i could write... read more
Saturday, April 6, 2013 12:23:00 AM
Nintex Workflow comes with a Create Site Collection action. In most scenarios, that would be sufficient. But there are occassions where you need to it be a little more dynamic.
In the current action, the Template property of this action is a drop ... read more
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 2:32:00 PM
Starting a workflow via PowerShell can be a useful function and can speed up a lot of work. I've created a couple of scripts to help out.
The first one is a script to start a SharePoint workflow, using the SharePoint object model.
The... read more
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 10:50:00 PM
An interesting topic of conversation came up the other day, which was using Nintex Workflow in a Database creation request list in SharePoint.
The idea was to have a list in SharePoint where a user would create an item by filling in some form. It... read more
Friday, December 14, 2012 10:48:00 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
When a Nintex workflow runs in SharePoint, it can have one of a number of states.
Below is a list of the out-of-the-box SharePoint workflow states.
StatusInternal Status IDDescription
The workflow has not... read more
Friday, November 16, 2012 12:52:00 PM