Nintex Forms for Office 365 - Dynamically Generated Hyperlinks
Today, I had a request on how to have links to documents in a Nintex Form (O365), but specifically in a Task form that was created from Nintex Workflow for Office 365. It's an interesting question, since at this stage, we don't have access to Nintex ... read more
Tuesday, January 12, 2016 1:18:00 PM
Nintex Workflow - Display Name of Created By
In Nintex Workflow, if you simply use the Created By or Modified By properties of a SharePoint List Item / Document, you will most likely get a domain\login format.
If this value is something you want to use in an email, notification, document... read more
Thursday, December 31, 2015 9:36:00 AM
Nintex Workflow - Talking to Esri ArcGIS UDAs
Looking at talking to a Geographic Information System from an automated business process? Well, Nintex Workflow will let you talk to most any system that has a web API. A great example of that, is Esri ArcGIS.
As long as you have applied for... read more
Wednesday, December 30, 2015 2:01:00 PM
Nintex Workflow - Insightly UDAs
Recently, I was asked whether Nintex Workflow can talk to Insightly. Insightly is Googles CRM product. So as it's the end of the year (2015) and I want to hit 50 User Defined Actions on this site, I decided to try to talk to Insightly. I created the ... read more
Wednesday, December 23, 2015 12:17:00 PM
Nintex Workflow - Copy to SharePoint UDA
You'll see in the video below, that I've found the Copy to SharePoint action very powerful, but the down side, is that it only runs on the current item the workflow is running on. If it's a document, it will copy the document to another document... read more
Wednesday, December 16, 2015 10:29:00 AM
Nintex Workflow - Store and Retrieve Data UDA
Lately, I've had conversation with a number of people around getting running workflows to communicate to each other. Send data back and forth. Send some information from one workflow to another, to get it to do some work.
You can do this with the ... read more
Monday, November 30, 2015 11:01:00 AM
Nintex - Why get a Demo
If you go to the Nintex web site today (October 2015), you'll find a nice orange button that says "Get a Demo".
Why would you want a demonstration rather than installing a trial of the software and just messing around with it? Well, the two... read more
Friday, October 2, 2015 8:53:00 AM
Nintex Forms - Starting a Workflow and Waiting
Not only does it start a workflow, but it sits and waits for it to... read more
Thursday, October 1, 2015 11:26:00 AM
Nintex Workflow - Archiving a List Item with Workflow History
When you copy an item in SharePoint to another list, you lose the workflow history. The main reason, is that the workflows that ran on the original item, don't exist in the destination list. Workflow history is linked to a specific workflow... read more
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 1:21:00 PM
Nintex Workflow - Remove Duplicates and Originals UDA
Although the Nintex Workflow Collection Operation action has a Remove Duplicates option, it removes the duplicates, but keeps the original.
So if you have something like this:
You result would be :
What I want, ... read more
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 8:38:00 AM