Monthly Archives: February 2018

Renaming a service

We can change the name of a service in our tenant, without affecting how the way the service functions. Of course, the actual service...

System Flows 1.36.0

February 27, 2018 Improvements Removed the "Join" button for joining into a subtenant. This aides with security in that you now need...

Core 1.105.2

February 27, 2018 Fixed Resolved issues with macro execution

Tutorial: Quickest email approval app in the world

Hello. I've waited for you. Everlong.  If you want to book a rock band for the next company event, what is the fastest way to...

Core 1.105.0

February 21, 2018 Improvements Improved how the core interacts with the caching layer. This should help alleviate issues with caching timeouts ...

Restricting a flow to certain user groups (SharePoint)

We can restrict a flow to only a certain group of users. What this group is, depends on our business needs and logic. For...

Installing the SharePoint service

SharePoint is a collaboration platform from the Microsoft stable. We can build apps with Boomi Flow that work with SharePoint. We will begin by installing...

System Flows 1.35.0

February 19, 2018 Fixed Number value with no default value set displays as zero when editing the value Editing...

Creating a public team site in SharePoint

One way to work with (or play around) with a Flow and SharePoint integration, is to create a public team site; and configure the...

Values — Not allowing changes

Sometimes we may have values which we want to make sure are not modified by end-users during runtime, or values which we want to...

Values — Dependencies

If we have a tenant with many values and multiple flows, it can be handy to know an easy way to track which value...

Values – Access options

We have the option of configuring how we want a value to be accessed, when we are creating or editing the value. There are four...

Versioning values

We have the option of versioning values when we create them. The option is available on expanding the Advanced section in the Values tab, while...

Executing subflows in parallel

There are two ways to execute parallel subflows with Flow: System-based At certain points in your flow, you may want to execute one or many flows...

Scheduling a flow to wait

There are two ways to schedule a flow to wait - the first is by specifying a relative amount of time to wait for...

Deleting a builder

A builder is a person who builds flows. You can add multiple builders to a Flow tenant. Here is how you can delete a builder...

Deleting a type

Types can be deleted by clicking Types on the sidebar from the Home tab, and clicking the delete icon next to the type we...

Debugging a service locally

Debugging a service locally can be extremely useful; as we don't have to deploy the service to use or test it. We can do this...

Working with configuration object values

If we are creating multiple flows with roughly the same logic, it can be helpful to create 'configuration' object values. This can be a...