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  1. The ability to save drafts with a name

    We are using forms as check-lists where the users will have to revisit forms over multiple days. The save draft allows us to do this - however, the users might have multiple drafts of the same form. Therefore we would love a simple feature that allows to save the draft with a name. This would make it easier for the user to find the correct draft instead of going through all of them.

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  2. Decimal and currency form controls - specify field format

    A lot of our European form users are complaining on the Decimal and Currency fields not allowing comma as a decimal separator (the form control completely blocks entering anything but numbers and dot).

    This escalates quickly from a UX issue to a process error issue when someone submits a x100 value in the field (it's really easy to not notice the comma being 'eaten' by the field, especially for users of the numeric part of standard keyboards).

    It would help greatly if we could set cultureInfo or field format for value parsing on the decimal and currency fields.

    6 votes
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    Thank you for your feeback and we can certainly understand the ask.  We are in the very early stages of gathering market data and feedback, like yours. and planning to address within our roadmap.

  3. Nintex mobile : Publish a workflow for a restricted circle of people.

    in my company, we have a lot of workflows published in production with built-in nintex forms.

    We need to group forms by permissions so that only specific people to access them.

    For example, let's say we have HR forms, IT forms, and FINANCIAL forms. we want to publish the HR forms for HR users, IT for IT people and FINANCIAL for the accountants.

    I've tried playing around with the permissions field, but it doesn't seem to impact the mobile app.

    Please develop this feature

    6 votes
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  4. Additional form variable functions

    The existing form variable functions are great. Here are some missing ones that would make life easier:

    String
    - InStr (to search for text within existing text)

    Mathematical
    - Mod (return the remainder of a division)
    - RoundDown (rounds a number down)

    3 votes
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  5. Allow add buttons to NWC form

    It would be very helpful if we could add buttons to NWC forms and specify what value they set to a field. For example, I would like to give my users the ability to click cancel on a form. Then the workflow will perform some tasks (like update the SP list item Status to "Cancelled") and then the workflow ends.

    38 votes
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    Under Review  ·  Euan Gamble responded

    Thanks for your suggestion. We will consider a button control for future releases.

    Cheers,
    Euan

  6. custom confirmation message

    Hi! Could we please have a custom confirmation once a WFC form is submitted? Thank you!

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    Thanks for you input.  So that we are clear on the ask, is the attached page, the page you like to customize.  If yes, what would be your priority list in customization capability? (i.e. 1. Text, 2.Bold, 3.Bullets, 4.Text justification, etc)

  7. SQL Request Control for NWC Forms and Workflows

    In Nintex for SharePoint On-Prem versions, there was a Form SQL Request control. This control allowed you to query a table or view, and to Execute a SQL query, or run a stored procedure. If you selected a Query type of SQL, you were presented with a place to write your own SQL query.

    In NWC, when creating a data source, there is no option to execute a SQL query or stored procedure.

    For the NWC form designer, there is no control that allows you to Write or Execute a SQL query.

    And in the NWC workflow designer, none of…

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  8. Split the option 'form available as' for Nintex Mobile and My Nintex

    It would be very helpful to split the option 'This form is available as' between Nintex Mobile and My Nintex.

    For example I might want to specify that a form is available in the Nintex Mobile app but not listed on the My Nintex page.

    See screenshot attached for option I am referring to.

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  9. Ability for fill in choices for the 'Choice - multiple' control

    It would be great if Forms supported fill in choices (other) like SharePoint supports.

    9 votes
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    Open for voting  ·  Euan Gamble responded

    Thanks for your suggestion. I have updated the idea to be specific to ‘Choice – multiple’.

    This has been added to the backlog. If this changes, I will update the status of this idea.

    Cheers,
    Euan

  10. Allow for HTML/JavaScript within labels or within a separate control on the form.

    If we can add custom HTML/JavaScript to the NWC forms then we can enhance it in so many ways. From adding google address lookups to applying custom themes.

    29 votes
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    Open for voting  ·  Euan Gamble responded

    Thanks for your suggestion.

    I will update the ticket if we have anything to share on this idea.

    Cheers,
    Euan

  11. Data source

    WHen using a Data source in WFC Forms, there are 2 limitations that need to be dealt with. 1. Data source needs the ability to filter data based on another field 2. Data source needs to be able to handle filters in a view for sharepoint. Since a sharepoint list can technically handle 20K rows most admin create filtered views to deal with this much data. If data source can not filter in the form, then the developer needs to filter in the list.

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    Thank you very much for posting your feedback. The data source variables feature today, provides you the ability to create a condition to filter your data on both cases. If we did not understand the feedback correctly, please elaborate further.

  12. improve data lookup control with multi-value fields and more

    The new Data Lookup control in the Forms designer needs at least these three additional features:
    [1] Support for multi-value fields (really needed soon)
    [2] Allowing multiple Option Labels that will show as multiple columns in the pull down.
    [3] Selecting a field to sort the option list by.

    70 votes
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    Started  ·  Euan Gamble responded

    Hi all,

    We are currently working on the ability to return multiple properties from a Data Source. Will update this feature when I have more to share.

    Cheers,
    Euan

  13. Default Value for Data Lookup

    Should be able to determine a default value for a Data Lookup control. This could be configured so that the default would be the "first" value returned by the control, or when the data lookup only returns one value it automatically becomes the value that is displayed.

    66 votes
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  14. Nested choice fields or the ability to sort other choice fields based on earlier choices

    It would be nice to have the ability to use nested/sub choice fields or the ability to filter other choice fields based on earlier choices. For example, I choose A on choice #1. So because of that, choice #2 filters what is available because of a choice selection. Or display certain choice fields based on what is selected from choice #1. I can accomplish the latter with rules but this is painful if you need many sub choices based on the first choice.

    4 votes
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  16. Contributor Permission level with Workflow Variables created from NWC Automate Start menu

    I'll try to make this short winded. The problem or what I want to solve for is having dynamic text (variable) within an NWC workflow form that can change dynamically of something exterior of the Form/Workflow within a Label, Description, or potentially other where a user whom is not a workflow designer can contribute without changing anything or accessing the workflow itself. Let me explain further on the architecture...I'm hoping for a "Contributor" whom owns the process but does not need access to the workflow, think almost a permission level between a participant and designer, where they could potentially see…

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    Open for voting  ·  Euan Gamble responded

    Thanks for your suggestion.

    I will update the ticket if we have anything to share on this idea.

    Cheers,
    Euan

  17. Ability to view & delete list item attachments in task form

    We need the ability to view and delete attachments that are attached to a SharePoint list item, from a task form.

    When approvers need to approve a form, they need to be able to see the attachments associated with the item. And if necessary, they may want to replace one of the existing attachments with a different attachment so they should be able to delete a specific attachment and then upload a new one.

    20 votes
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    Open for voting  ·  Euan Gamble responded

    Thanks for your suggestion.

    I will update the ticket if we have anything to share on this idea.

    Cheers,
    Euan

  18. File Uploads / Signatures in Repeating Sections

    Ability to add file upload and signature controls to repeating sections. We use this extensively in expense systems (uploading receipts per line item) or in approval workflows (approval processes), plus many other use cases.

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  19. Dynamic dropdown options

    Make the dropdown field options able to be determined by rules.

    IF variable1 = 'x' THEN dropdown options = 'a,b,c'
    IF variable1 = 'y' THEN dropdown options = 'd,e,f'

    etc.

    48 votes
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  20. More flexibility with buttons - especially a Cancel button

    I wish NWC had either a default Cancel button or the ability to add one. I have a couple of forms that I'm redesigning in NWC and they are essentially worksheets that have no need for a workflow - they just help the user make a determination. It would be nice if the user could click a 'Cancel' button to clear out the form and start over.

    Alternately it would be nice to be able to hide the 'Submit' button based on a case like this, or to use rules to hide it based on form data.

    4 votes
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    Under Review  ·  Euan Gamble responded

    Thanks for your suggestion. We will consider a button control for future releases.

    Cheers, Euan

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