"Failed to publish workflow" Error for NWAdmin Operation

Nintex Employee
Nintex Employee
4 0 2,478

Products: Nintex Workflow 2013, Nintex Workflow 2010, Nintex Workflow 2007


After running a NWAdmin Operation, a "Failed to publish workflow" error appears.


The following error message appears after running the NWAdmin operation FixSiteAfterImport:

“Failed to publish workflow: It appears that Nintex Workflow [version] is not activated for this Web Application.”


The server on which the NWAdmin operation was run is not running the Web Application Service. For example, the operation may have been run on the Central Administration server.


Run the NWAdmin operation on a server that is running the Web Application Service; that is, run the operation on a web application server.