Omar El-Anis – 365 Developer

My experiences with SharePoint, Flows, PowerApps, JavaScript and all of the other lovely web technologies out there!


Check if date in SharePoint field is before today’s date

A recent requirement I came across was the need to verify that a date being entered into a SharePoint form field was not before today’s date, and if it was then throw back an error message. Oh what to do?

Start a workflow programatically using JavaScript & JQuery

A few projects I’ve worked on required the need to start a workflow programatically using JavaScript, this is achieved by having the user click a link somewhere (such as in an e-mail) which takes them to a page where the…

Code Snippet JavaScript JQuery SharePoint Services SharePoint Workflow SP Workflowservices

One very useful tool at our disposal is the ability to start Workflows via JavaScript with the use of JQuery (you can replace the JQuery parts to make it full JavaScript if required) This is great for creating custom actions…