• Appian 19.2 Product Announcement Webinar

    Appian 19.2 is packed with new features and enhancements, all geared to help low-code developers build powerful apps faster and connect with more enterprise services, and help users increase productivity. This webinar, recorded on May 29, 2019, covers…
  • RE: Usage of Load()within with()

    Hello Amit Everytime you load the page and you have some filters you place the filters dropdowns on the load (because you want to load them once. Even you can load the initial information to display on the grid, in this scenario you have to load the…
  • RE: Currency Converter

    What I meant was, that the exchange rate would be gotten (live) via API, and then the actual conversion math would be handled by the expression rule that wraps the API call.
  • RE: Generate Password protected PDF/Excel

    There are a number of PDF related plugins on the app market, always a good place to start when looking for something that isn't OOTB. community.appian.com/.../pdf-tools community.appian.com/.../protect-pdf-document
  • RE: Currency Converter

    It looks as if there are a few different free (with registration) and/or low-cost currency convertor APIs available, which you could use with an integration or similar to create your own expression rule that does conversions...
  • RE: What's the best practice to cancel an specific process instance?

    In all of the cases you would need instance Id of the process you want to terminate. Here is the pros and cons of each approach: 1. Cancel Process: The decision logic to cancel a process instance lies within the parent process. Child process status…
  • RE: File upload field

    From a custom Interface you can use the a!fileUpload() component and then in process use the Zip plugin to extract the contents community.appian.com/.../advanced-unzip
  • RE: a!integerField() length validation issue

    Hi Shubam, While other practitioners have explained how to get around this problem, I will explain why it happened. Why do you see the number is too large/number is too small: 1. Because Appian uses Java datatypes. 2. An Integer in Java datatype…
  • RE: Write to Database node erroring out.

    I added AUTO_INCREMENT to the DB Column to match the @GeneratedValue of the CDT and it wrote to the database successfully. Looks like if the two are mismatched it'll throw that "doesn't have a default value" error. Good Call Colton Beck ! Looks like you…
  • Hi, ------Appian Tasks in Gmail------ I built a little Chr

    Hi, ------Appian Tasks in Gmail------ I built a little Chrome extension to display Appian Tasks directly from the Gmail web UI and wanted to share it with the community and get some feedback. Watch the demo in the attached gif. The Chrome extension is…
  • Guidelines for when to use Appian

    Looking for example Guidelines Companies can use to help business know when to use Appian and when not...sort of a decision tree. Thanks in advance! OriginalPostID-147167 OriginalPostID-147167
  • RE: Alerts --> Is there any function or Smart Service to email all alerts generat

    Aneesh, Check this Shared component. This might be helpful. forum.appian.com/.../summary
  • RE: Displaying a Grid in a Record

    Hi Tony, Can you give a little more detail about your use case / what you hope to accomplish with your editable grid? Do you want it to just display information in a read-only sense, which is the standard convention for record pages? Or do you have some…
  • RE: Safe to retry error while opening Records

    This likely indicates that an Appian engine was too busy to handle the original request from the app server within a reasonable amount of time. As the error indicated, the request was safe to retry. So, as expected, once the necessary resources were freed…