Lookup Validation in #Nintex Form for #Office365

  Business Requirement: Description field should be valid for submission ONLY if the lookup control in the form  was a specific text. Solution: Add Rule to the associated control Choose Rule Type > Validation Select formula > Runtime Functions > parseLookup(Syntax: parseLookup([array or single lookup value], [optional bool showText]) ) remove everything in the hard […]

Validation issue with #NintexForm for #Office365

Those following this post on Nintex connect, know that I have been struggling to set client validation on controls in the form that our end-users have to submit which are required fields. Issue with description can be found in this NintexConnect post. Text/ field validation with button click in #nintexforms for #office365 Support team was […]

Invisible Content Editor WebPart Issue

ISSUE Sneaky invisible CEWP (content editor web part in SharePoint) continues to apply custom styling. And it is NOT visible for editing. It cannot be deleted and since it is also HIDDEN, adding more CEWPs will only create additional ones with [2], [3] trailing in their title. FIX Logical thought process that wasn’t too helpful. […]

KPI to show your list status based on single line text column

For quickshot analysis of your SharePoint lists, you can add images to your lists so as to check what status is your item in. This is applicable for workflows checking, gender, approved/rejected items, really, anything you can think of and use for your business requirement. Here is how you do it, aka., how I did it. 🙂 […]

Nintex for Office 365 Workflow Designer Error – Oops! Something went wrong is right now! – Swetha Sankaran

Recently we had an issue with a huge workflow where the workflow would not publish and fail with Oops error. I could not export the workflow either. Nintex customer support in https://community.nintex.com as always rocked and they got back to me with possible potential fixes pretty fast. One of the recommendations was to split up the workflow […]

Empowering every student to achieve more with Office 365 and SharePoint

Whats happening? Great things as always. Immaterial of what form they take and come our way. This past year or so I have had the privilege of interacting closely with a few very well respected and recognized Microsoft SharePoint MVP/SMEs/ Office 365 leaders, reaching out to seek their advice and guidance to learn from their experiences. Every […]

Shared resources booking system for Office 365 SharePoint Online

Requirement: Site user/manager wants a booking system to handle reservations for multiple shared resources in their Office 365 SharePoint Online site. Systems to book are; – Labs – Meeting rooms – Laptop carts – Teacher assistance – Any shared location/Or any other system that requires shared resources to be booked. Steps: – Create a new […]