UPDATE : This also works in Office 365. Screenshot at the bottom of this post.
Thanks to some amazing people that I work with (Blake Nussey, Jarad Smith and Andrew Jolly), I was finally able to get the process of moving a document to another... read more
Monday, July 2, 2012 11:29:00 PM
Although I have decent size yard with a big vegetable garden that my wife and I try to maintain and grow organic vegies, I though it would be fun to start growing some things in my office. I get a lot of sunlight, especially in the morning. So I... read more
Monday, June 18, 2012 9:38:00 AM
For those that haven't seen this, I wrote a post about a Smart Workflow. It was a workflow that utilized a State Machine and various states, to keep track of what it had done last. Then, if you happen to terminate the workflow and restart it, it... read more
Friday, June 8, 2012 7:25:00 AM
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
I was installing a security camera and when I hooked it up to one my routers, the camera would get online but the router didn't seem to show the new devices IP address.
So I was looking for a number of ways to ping the device as I know what the... read more
Saturday, May 12, 2012 6:32:00 PM
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 18.104.22.168. 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
DO NOT run this on a production system unless absolutely necessary. It iterates through all sites, lists, items and workflows. I have not tested this for performance and system impact.
There have been some requests on how to cancel all... read more
Thursday, May 10, 2012 2:11:00 PM
Continuing on from my previous posts "PowerShell Basics 101 and 102", now I want to try querying a SQL database from PowerShell.
Start of the Story
Querying a database is something I do quite regularly. Whether it's for work at Nintex or other... read more
Thursday, May 3, 2012 11:47:00 PM
After learning the basics in the first post - PowerShell Basics 101 , the aim is to use this new found knowledge to do some interesting things with SharePoint.
Connecting to a SharePoint Site
If you open the SharePoint 2010 Management Console, all ... read more
Thursday, May 3, 2012 11:06:00 PM
Here's a few basics that I'm aware of that make things easier for me when I play around with PowerShell. Variables PowerShell variables all start with a dollar ($) sign. Initializing a variable requires simply giving it a name, followed by an... read more
Thursday, May 3, 2012 10:59:00 PM