Workflow

Deploying Nintex Workflow Custom Action with Multiple Web Front End’s

After quite a break from doing any Nintex development I was required to write a custom Workflow Action for a client. I broke out the Nintex SDK to remind myself how to do this and wrote my action. I debugged and tested the action on my dev VM and got…

Slides from my presentation at SUGUK Notts

Here is my slide deck and code from the presentation I did at SUGUK in Nottingham on 23/3/2011. I’ve been meaning to upload these for a while and have finally got round to it. You can find my PowerPoint presentation embedded below – you can also download it directly from…

Updating InfoPath promoted column in MOSS from Workflow/Application Page

This is something I have been having problems with for ages and thanks to Chris Jones I have now found the solution. If you try to update the value of an InfoPath promoted column within MOSS (from a workflow/application page or other) you will notice that the item[“fieldname”] = “Something”…

WSS/MOSS Site with Workflow – Crash when uploading a document

Dear all, I’ve been creating workflow for a WSS site recently and noticed that once the workflow was added to the document library as soon as I uploaded a document and clicked ‘ok’ to skip pass providing metadata, I would get the following error: [COMException (0×81020037): The file Shared Documents/test.doc…

WSS (Windows SharePoint Services) Workflow with ASPX Task Forms Tutorial – Part 1

Dear readers, This is one of the areas I really struggled in when I moved from creating SharePoint & InfoPath form based workflows to creating WSS workflows that use ASPX pages for task forms. Because WSS does not include ‘Forms Services’, the technology which allows the use of InfoPath forms…