My professional roots are in the open source world. After nearly ten years as a Microsoft SharePoint specialist, I’m heading back to WordPress.There will still be content management and community contributions in my future – just on a different platform.

Please hang tight while I learn to ditch the corporate buzz words and figure out my next professional incarnation!

Background

In May 2012, I moved from the Hague, the Netherlands to Stockholm, Sweden. I currently work all over the Nordics.

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In my free time, you can find me (re)watching Doctor Who episodes, reading epic fantasy books and knitting socks.

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Hannah's SharePoint

Hannah Swain and her SharePoint adventures

It’s common have a main item or document with associated tasks when working with a workflow. If you need a link from the task form to the main item form, perhaps to update the main item, here’s how to do it.  This was tested on Office 365. On the task form, add button and set … Continue reading "Add button on Nintex task form to edit main item with JavaScript"

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Posted: February 4, 2016, 3:28 pm

When you get the value of a person via Nintex Workflows, you often get a bit of a messy string back - it starts with "i:0#.f|" and may also be "i:0#.f|membership|" . That string is the claims token. Here's how to get rid of it using the Regular Expression action on Office 365.

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Posted: January 28, 2016, 4:09 pm

Changing the background color of a form on Nintex's on premise solution is easy. The setting is under the big "form settings" button. On Office 365, it's not in the form properties but in the layout settings. Here's how to find it.

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Posted: November 25, 2015, 11:25 am

One of my clients has made the jump from on premise to Office 365 for their SharePoint solution. It's now my job to get their Nintex workflows running on Office 365 - here are some of the resources that have helped me out.

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Posted: November 20, 2015, 1:57 pm

As part of a much larger case management system, a client wanted to have one form with multiple yes/no radio buttons. These questions act as gatekeepers: the user cannot go further with the form until the previous question has been answered.

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Posted: November 20, 2015, 11:47 am

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