Tag Archives: SharePoint Designer

Workflows and SharePoint External Users

This article is about SharePoint Designer 2013 workflows, and SharePoint Online (Office 365) external users. In building a solution for a customer, where there’s a SharePoint site / O365 Group with external users, and tasks needing to be assigned to them, this is the problem I noticed.  When you invite an external user to SharePoint, they receive an invitation email. 

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New Solution: Implementing a Standard Approval Workflow

This week, I’m doing a new presentation that teaches a new way to implement a standard approval workflow in your organization, with the ability to use it for many different approval processes very easily, with little re-work each time there is a new type of request form to create. Here’s the abstract: Creating an Approval Workflow & Interface Approvals are

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SharePoint Power Hour–Workflow Q&A

In the past couple of weeks, I’ve gotten various workflow questions in email and in comments on my blog.  In this week’s episode, I will go over the following questions, which apply to SharePoint on-premises AND Office 365. Question 1: Is it possible to create a workflow (either out of the box or with SPDesigner) that runs monthly on the

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Business Solution: New Hire Onboarding

Every Wednesday at 11 AM Central time, some colleagues from Rackspace and I do a live YouTube / Google Hangout broadcast called SharePoint Power Hour. Recently, I did a series of videos where I outline a single business process in detail.  I decided that a New Hire Onboarding process is a very common scenario, so that’s what I decided to

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