Nintex Workflow - Restart a Child Workflow
I'm going to keep this one short. No screenshots.. Everything is explained in the video.
The aim of this scenario, is that you have a workflow that can fail, but you have no way of preventing that. Certain actions don't have Error... read more
Friday, December 30, 2016 12:09:00 PM
Nintex Workflow - Wait for Item Change
This interesting question came up on the Nintex Community - Making the workflow wait for one of 4 fields to change.
Since the Wait for Item Update action in Nintex Workflow only supports one condition, how do build logic into our workflow that... read more
Thursday, May 5, 2016 8:36:00 AM
Nintex Workflow - Get File Extension UDA
Although figuring out the file type can be as simple as checking the content type, sometimes that doesn't give us the data we need. In this case, any document can be uploaded to a document library in SharePoint and I have a need to figure out the... read more
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 11:05:00 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
Nintex Workflow for Office 365 - Empty Date
I've been working on quick a large workflow in Office 365 using Nintex Workflow. Near the middle of the workflow, I had a need to check if a Date/Time field in a SharePoint list was empty. Since I've written about Empty Dates for Nintex Workflow (On ... read more
Monday, July 14, 2014 8:51:00 AM
Nintex Workflow for Office 365 - May 2014 Release
In May 2014, Nintex released an update to Nintex Workflow for Office 365. It adds some awesome functionality that I am super excited about.
1. State Machine
2. Run If
3. Action Labelling
Here is a video talking through some of the new... read more
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 2:00:00 PM
Nintex Workflow - Restarting on Modified
Recently and quite often in the past few months, I've seen the request where a Nintex Workflow starts when an item is created. As it is running, the item is modified and there is a requirement that a new instance of the workflow... read more
Friday, May 16, 2014 8:20:00 AM
Nintex - Travel Request Scenario
I wanted to take a stab at a different type of post today. Most of my posts are around how to solve specific problems or how to achieve a particular piece of workflow logic in a reusable fashion. Todays post actually takes a number of my previous... read more
Thursday, April 17, 2014 2:49:00 PM
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 - 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